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July 2014

The Marquee Tools in Photoshop, Part 1

by SnickerdoodleDesigns 19 July 2014
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This week I was asked by a new digital scrapbooking enthusiast to explain the Marquee Tools in Photoshop.  Those of us who have been using Photoshop for any length of time use these tools routinely and, most likely, without much thought.  But as I reflected upon my beginning experience with Photoshop, I recall being confused […]

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Mamma Mia by Valentina’s Creations and a free quickpage for you

by renee 18 July 2014
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Have you ever been to Italy, or do you love Italian food then this is just the right kit for you! Mamma Mia by Valentina’s Creations breaths out the wonderful Italy! The kit is perfect to scrap all your Italian memories. It contains lots of amazing elements and has the most beautiful background papers in […]

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Mel Designs Lost Her Star

by Rebecca 16 July 2014

As a child we always want to be the recipient of the coveted gold star.  It’s a sign of doing well or going beyond the norm.  To have your star removed or taken away implies that you didn’t make the cut or dropped down a notch, but that isn’t the case with Mel Designs.  Here […]

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LOTW July 5 – 12 And the winner is ….

by renee 13 July 2014
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Janik with her amazing page Sail my ship. I really love this page, the blended photo makes me smile and wonder what he is looking at. The clustering is beautiful and I find the ocean waves in the background a perfect touch! So congrats Janik on winning this weeks LOTW! This wonderful page was created […]

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CU Grab Bag Gala – Black Tie Optional – Freebie Included

by Rebecca 11 July 2014

  I love Grab Bags.  I love the element of surprise.  I love fantastic bargains.  If you’re like me, you’re going to LOVE the CU Grab Bag Gala going on now in the Commercial Use Store.  Don’t let CU scare you.  Commercial Use items are always “scrapper approved” and perfect for adding a variety of […]

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Country Carnival by Studio4 DesignWorks

by tammy 10 July 2014
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This kit is designed for fun! Country Carnival -Fair by Studio4 DesignWorks has a mixture of modern and authentic pieces that will adorn any fun family photo for any Country Carnival, Fair or amusement park you’ve ever attended. Then County Carnival – Farm  has a mixture of fun and farm pieces that will adorn any […]

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Everyone Has A Story – A New Series by ADB Designs

by Rebecca 9 July 2014

Diane of ADB Designs has started a new series of questions to help you document your life.  It started as just a few questions.  It started as journaling prompts.  It has grown to full scrapbook pages and some wonderful stories to pass down to the next generation.  It has also grown to become the newest monthly […]

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LOTW June 29 – July 5 And the winner is ….

by renee 6 July 2014
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Shellbyj with her amazing page Watering the Plants. I love the large blended photo and the circled border with the small photo’s is so cute! I also love the colors and little flowerclusters. This is a beautiful summer page, so congrats Shellbyj on winning this weeks LOTW! This lovely page was created with the fabulous […]

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Creating your own Style Strip for Photoshop Layer Styles

by SnickerdoodleDesigns 5 July 2014

For the past few weeks, we have been looking at Photoshop Styles.  Here are links to past tutorials, in case you missed one: Using Styles to Stretch your Digi-Stash Exploring Patterns in Photoshop Styles Adjusting the Pattern Size in Photoshop Styles Many of you have written to tell me that you like that I include, […]

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To Say Thank You by The Urban Fairy and a free quickpage for you

by renee 4 July 2014
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Sometimes life hands you a deck of cards that don’t have a good end. And then, sometimes, an amazing thing happens,  reminding you, showing you – everything is going to be okay. Danielle – The Urban Fairy – created this amazing kit To Say Thank You, to those who reach down and help.  Thank you […]

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