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Archive for August, 2013

1 Kit 5 (or more) Ways

cynthia1 Kit 5 (or More) Ways

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Hello hello! Happy Friday! Cynthia here today with this month’s 1 Kit, 5 (or more) Ways post! This month we chose a gorgeous kit from Sandra (Studio 68) in calming shades of blue. It’s full of painty goodness, awesome borders, and the coolest papers and alpha. Everyone on the team had a blast playing with…

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O My Stars – For the Foodies

VickiSO My Stars

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It’s time to share some inspiration from the always fabulous O’Gallery. Have you visited the gallery lately? The O’Gallery is always filled with  inspiration! The hardest thing for me is narrowing down my choices of pages to feature here in the O’blog. This week as I sat down to write this blog post I felt a little…

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Layout Deconstructed

twinsmomflorLayout Technique, Tips & Techniques, Tutorials

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Hi ladies, Flor here. I was asked how I made the page below: I loved the photo of my daughter reading a book. However, the photo didn’t have the correct light and the colors that she was wearing would not match anything. Sketches/drawings  are the best way to hide photo problems and they are a…

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O My Stars – Chalk

VickiSO My Stars

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It’s time to share some inspiration from the always fabulous O’Gallery. The gallery is always a great resource when I am in need of  inspiration! Recently we have covered a recent trend of chalkboards. Check out these great posts about using chalkboard brushes and chalk fonts. Now let’s get to some eye candy! I Love Books by…

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O My Stars

DianeO My Stars

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Hey scrappers! I am so glad the gallery has not slowed down, not one bit, for summer!  It is just brimming with memories and inspiration! First up is this wonderfully blended and inspiring page from THESCRAPGIRL. I love how the blended images form the background for the profile and words of Pope Francis. Next is…

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The Font Doc Makes Her Own Font

SaraTips & Techniques

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Every now and again, I will find something that my mom wrote and I will cling to it.  My mom had pretty nice handwriting and it is a little bit of a memory on paper for me.  I love that I have recipes written in my Grandma’s own writing too.  I’ve even seen people who…

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Tip: creative use of alphas

Scrappie IreneTips & Techniques

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In many kits you can find alphas. Today I worked on a layout with the kit Nevermind by Studio68 which has a fun alpha, but I still wanted to alter it a bit. I’m going to show you a very simple way to create a bit of depth.   I started with creating my layout…

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