I wasn't sure about the large use of stripes, but now that the layout is complete, I love the overall look. It's probably going to be something that I'll try out again.
This month ... eight. Yes, that's correct, eight 6x4 photos on a 12x12 layout. All very clever, but actually much simpler to produce than expected. However, the doctoring of a page protector to allow the flap to be lifted is another matter ... The title refers to Adele talking about how chuffed she was last week … Continue reading 4×6 Photo Love: Eight
I had a last minute invitation to go and see Adele last night at the Hammersmith Apollo. She isn't a singer I know too much about but, boy, she totally rocked the place and I am now a convert. You can hear her, and me, singing Rolling in the Deep here. Adele was supported by … Continue reading Adele
Day 12 was to use a dodgy photo on a layout. Here you have me, almost cut out of the shot, DS looking away and another mother captured mid-gesticulation. Day 13 was to think about any rituals used when scrapping. Here's what I do: the photo is always first; one that tells a story, obvious or … Continue reading The MotherLOAD Marathon: Days 12 & 13
In relation to scrapbooking, I like a sketch. I particularly like the short how-to videos Shimelle puts up on her blog when she hosts a sketch challenge. What about you you? Do sketches do it for you?Shimelle's current sketch challenge: The MotherLOAD sketch, day 11.
Yesterday, Stephanie Howell blogged about being more open in blog posts, sharing more of the difficult stuff of our lives. Something I think she was inspired to do by this post from Ali Edwards. And I've been thinking about both posts since last night.How to find a happy medium? This is my blog. It should … Continue reading Blog Your Heart, A Response