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What’s Your Dream?

by Rebecca 17 September 2014

It is time for the wish lists to start showing up.  Christmas is already in the stores.  I don’t want to look….yet.  The older we get, the harder it is to buy for our grandchildren.  So much of what they have in their life is disposable.  Temporary.  I like gifts that keep on giving and […]

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LOTW September 6 – 13 And the winner is ….

by renee 14 September 2014
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lauser with her amazing page My first Day of School. This page is absolutely fantastic. The extraction is beautiful and so is the composition and clustering. I also love the little boy reaching outside the frame to grab that piece of crayon. Really fantastic, so congrats lauser on winning this weeks LOTW! This beautiful page […]

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Custom Collection Sundays

by Toiny Westberry 14 September 2014
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Earlier this month I introducted Custom Collection Sundays.  A chance for each of you to request a Custom Collection from one of our Designers. Every week one person wins their request. Last week we had our first Custom Collection WINNER!  Congratulations Elaina! I would love to see a piano themed collection which included sheet music, music […]

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Using the Shear Filter in Photoshop

by SnickerdoodleDesigns 13 September 2014
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Last week we talked about Using the Liquify Filter in Photoshop.  Many of you wrote to say that you have not used Photoshop Filters before.  So today let’s look at another filter that can be helpful to you in your scrapbook layouts: the Shear Filter. The use of paper strips is very popular in layouts.  […]

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Friday Night Lights

by Toiny Westberry 13 September 2014
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Last night Cole had his first game under the Friday Night Lights.  Football is not big here in Germany, soccer, oh yes, but football?  That’s a whole other story. The most important part of the story is that only “our” high schools have teams.  That means a lot of travel time for our teams as […]

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A Mess by The Urban Fairy and a free quickpage for you

by renee 11 September 2014
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A Mess by The Urban Fairy is exactly as it sounds! A mess. A totally beautiful, colorful hot mess! The bright colors used for this mess are a perfect pop against the darkness of the papers. A Mess is an awesome kit to scrap all kinds of photo’s, to create traditional pages and art journal […]

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Southern Serenity is staying at TheStudio

by tammy 11 September 2014
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Southern Serenity Designs is staying on as our permanent template Designer & she’s having a 40% off sale this week to celebrate!!! Southern Serenity Designs’ templates are beautifully layered, easy to use, digital scrapbooking templates. Just replace the paper and element shape layers with digital papers and elements from your favorite digi kit, drop in […]

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Football is a way of Life

by Toiny Westberry 10 September 2014
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Way back in the dark ages, I was a high school cheerleader.  Back then I loved football! I loved the smell of fresh grass, the energy of the crowd, hot dogs, cheering. I loved night games under the bright lights, those are almost magical. I loved football. As the years passed, and we left California […]

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What’s new in our CU store and a FREEBIE.

by Robyn 8 September 2014

I have some great new CU products to showcase for you today. First cab off the rank are these amazing Beaded Spiders from Jilbert’s Bits of Bytes. They are just in time for Halloween, but not too scary………just plain CUTE!  SAVE 30%. I always love to add foilage to my stash and these CU Foliage […]

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LOTW August 31 – September 6 And the winner is ….

by renee 7 September 2014
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vickiyang with her fabulous page Outdoorfun_600. I love the composition of this page, it is beautifully clustered and yet the pictures get full focus. Also the colors of the elements fit just perfectly with the background and the photo’s, so congrats vickiyang on winning this weeks LOTW! This beautiful page was created with the outstanding […]

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