1. Teenager


    I am always on the lookout for masculine kits... and using a template is a great way to jump start a page. Here I resized one of the masks and duplicated the framed photo in the top left to add one more photo to the page. Thank you for looking.
  2. best day ever

    best day ever

  3. 15th Birthday - Left

    15th Birthday - Left

    This side is a bit more artsy - I like it when a two-page spread contains both an artsy and a more structured component. I started with the background paper and built my page design around the pattern. I have recently fallen in love with the black and white color palette - lol, I guess it's...
  4. 15th Birthday - Right

    15th Birthday - Right

    And I am back scrapping the everydays of our life. There aren't that many exclusively masculine-themed kits out there but most can be easily adapted to scrapping boys and men. I loved the shades of blue in Good Memories - and the name too - and the free template that come with the collection is...
  5. My Guy

    My Guy

    Day 5 Birthday Challenge found here: https://oscraps.com/community/threads/day-5-june-14-birthday-spelling-layout-challenge.37765/#post-667564 Elements used: Border Ink circle Ribbon Tag Heart Dots Arrow Year Journaling reads: Mark sends me a text from work when he takes his 10 a.m. break...
  6. A Beautiful Day for a Bike Ride

    A Beautiful Day for a Bike Ride

    Vicki Robinson Designer Challenge found here: https://oscraps.com/community/threads/2023-06-vicki-robinson-june-challenge.37781/ Journaling reads: We rode to Joy and Bobby’s house where we decided where to eat which would determine where we would ride. Our destination would be Lakeview...
  7. My-Two-Husbands


    Rachel Jefferies Mixed Media Challenge found here: https://oscraps.com/community/threads/2023-06-rachel-jefferies-june-2023-mixed-media-challenge.37738/ Journaling reads: It’s not what you think. I have two men in my life. One is with me and one is not. One has graduated to heaven and one...
  8. My-Dad-My-Hero


    Use it All Challenge by Karen Schultz found here: https://oscraps.com/community/threads/use-it-all-challenge-with-karen-schulz-june-2023.37666/ Journaling reads: When I think of heroes Superman is not the first to come to mind. It is my dad. He was not perfect but he taught me valuable...
  9. The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

    The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

    I cannot get this song out of my head today. Included all the lyrics because they tell the whole story. Lots of blending & masking used to colour a line drawing of the Edmund Fitzgerald found online and stormy water photo from unsplash.com
  10. Hail----No!!


    Journaling reads: Well, we definitely got more than we bargained for on our bike ride tonight! Not only did we get caught in the rain, but right before we got home we were in hail! OUCH! I blended a floral paper into the bg.
  11. B is For Boys

    B is For Boys

    Him Only Kit by NLD Degins Him Only Cards by NLD Degins Him Only Wordarts by NLD Degins Him Only Alpha by NLD Designs
  12. Bicycle Race

    Bicycle Race

    For my photo treatment, the filters I used were: cutout - overlay at 100% halftone - pinlight at 100% poster edges - hard light at 70%
  13. This Melts My Heart

    This Melts My Heart

    And another layout created using Lynn's awesome templates. I really love the whole messy pocket theme... We have three boys - and a girl - so I am always on the lookout for boyish/masculine kits and when I came across this one by Maya I knew I had to get it. Not only did it color-match my...
  14. Live Life

    Live Life

    March Challenge #3 - Recipe — https://oscraps.com/community/threads/march-challenge-3-recipe.37261 1. Masked photo 2. Stitches on photo 3. Add an element (bicycle stamps), duplicated twice 4. Black scribbles, and paint splats 5. Add a colored title. I dup[icated the word art, then selected...
  15. Hard Working Man

    Hard Working Man

    Done for the Member Challenge – Masculine Layout found here: https://oscraps.com/community/threads/masculine-layout.37053/ Journaling reads: May 2022 Mark began working on a cabin for the fire pit area so there would be some shelter for those who would get chilled in the cooler months of the...
  16. Man's Best Friend

    Man's Best Friend

    Done for the Rachel Jefferies Designer Challenge found here: https://oscraps.com/community/threads/2023-02-rachel-jefferies-february-2023-mixed-media-challenge.37061/ Mark has not been feeling well this week and has been on the couch watching TV. Asher is not allowed on the couch unless he is...
  17. A skating guy

    A skating guy

    Photos of the mans in my life , husband and 2 boys .. they all are skaters
  18. Greatest Blessing

    Greatest Blessing

    The background is made up of three layers. The bottom layer is dark brown. The next layer is a lighter paper with green and brown on the left side with the blend mode set to Pin Light. The top paper is very similar to the middle paper except the green is darker and larger. For this pager, the...
  19. the moment

    the moment

  20. Amazing


    Documenting my main man... and experimenting with a dark background...