• Scrapbooking,  Sewing

    A Layout I Love

    I can honestly say that I really love this layout, especially since it is a celebration of the love that Quentin and I have shared for nearly 20 years.  It will actually be 20 years since we fell in love…

  • Scrapbooking,  Sewing

    Treasured Layout

    I created this layout about Naomi-Jon to show her just how much we treasure her and her spirit.  She loves how it turned out, especially since pink is her signature colour. Supplies used: Patterned papers – Kaiser (stripe), Fancy Pants…

  • Scrapbooking,  Sewing

    Kraft It Up – June

    The June Kraft It Up Challenge presented the perfect opportunity to use a few more of the photographs from our New Years Eve trip to the beach.  I love these photographs because they show how much fun can be had…

  • Scrapbooking,  Sewing

    CSI (Color, Stories, Inspiration) File #21

    I didn’t know what to do with this photograph of my Naomi-Jon at the Dentist until I saw the colours for this weeks CSI (Color, Stories, Inspiration) File. The colours worked perfectly, especially the splash of green which finished it nicely. CSI…

  • Scrapbooking,  Sewing

    CSI (Color, Stories, Inspiration) File #20

    I know I said last week that I am hooked on the challenges over at CSI (Color, Stories, Inspiration), and lets just say that I really truly mean it now.  The challenge is real and the inspiration is revitalising when…

  • Scrapbook Fantasies,  Scrapbooking,  Sewing

    Sketch Challenge Layout

    I created this layout using my April Challenge Sketch.   I created the patterned paper with cardstock, glimmermist, distress ink, a Darkroom Door script stamp and a crafters workshop template.  I dragged out Naomi-Jon’s sewing machine (mine is larger, a lot…

  • Family Life,  Sewing

    Pillow Bag

    Naomi-Jon and I created this cute Pillow Bag this afternoon.  It is based very loosely on a design in one of her magazines with loads of alterations to the size, filling and design to make it more economical and useful. …