Saturday, December 18, 2010

What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Stronger

font 1942 Report
God's Masterpiece by Dawn Inskip
Splatter Graffiti (She) by Tangy Baxter
Aerope by Rebecca McMeen
Artsy Layered Template No. 15  By Anna Aspnes
Artsy FlutterBys No. 01 ElementSet by Anna Aspnes
This is what's on my mind these days in view of my experience this week.  My eyes are wide open!

Sunday, November 14, 2010

Busy Busy Busy!

Have done several pages with the new Art Journal Parcel (46) by Tangie Baxter.  I've been participating in the Art Journal Caravan this year and for sure plan to "ride" along next year.  Here are just a couple of the pages inspired by this parcel and her other new products this week!                                                                      
Watercolor Vignette Papers

Sunday, October 17, 2010

my Mom's birthday...Anna's event two page template..perfect!

We had a birthday party last Saturday for my Mom's 86th birthday...took alot of photos and found these event templates perfect!

                                 you can find them in Anna's shop at Designer Digitals
there is also event double page template 1 and 2.  They are perfect when you have lots of photos and a special occasion or event to scrap.  Neat clean design..easy to adjust to suit your needs.. in a word they are awesome!!  You should really check out her blog to get previews of her new products and she has wonderful tutorials and she is the most organized person..wish it would rub off on me!

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Oh my...a new ArtPlay from Anna..and it's beyond beautiful!

Isn't it just the most gorgeous thing!!  I could not WAIT to get it when it came out today!  I have been happily playing with it and here are some I have come up with so far!
also used a template from OScraps by NinaScraps

Anna has several new should really check them out!  In the bottom layout I used her new Asian Symbols brushset also.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

A Little More Anna Art

This is my granddaughter and daughter in law, taken when we were at the beach this summer.  I love the photo found these supplies were perfect to accent the colors!  I used the following supplies from Anna's store at Designer Digitals!
Girlish TextFrames no 1
UrbanFrameTransfers No 1
Stitched by Anna Borders No 2
Flutterby Stitched LoopDaLoops No 1
Beauty WordArt No 1
PotPourri Paperie No 5
Burned Paperie No 1
Artsy FlutterBys No 1 ElementSet

Kyndal and Trina
All of her potpourri papers are like hidden treasures!  There is far more to them than meets the eye!  Try layering them and changing the layer properites and experiment a little with linear burn, subtraction, divide, exclusions..there are endless possibilies and you will have a wonderful time discovering all the hidden qualities!  Of course using them as they are is pretty wonderful too..they are unique and perfect for just about anything you are scrapping.  They always add a touch of much is totally up to you..have fun with them! 

Monday, October 11, 2010

Some Anna magic!

I have always been a HUGE fan of Anna Aspnes' designs..they are incredibly beautiful and versatile!  These are a couple of pages I've done recently using some of her new products which can be found at Designer Digitals  oh..and the link will take you right straight to Anna's shop there so you can see all the wonderful things she creates!  Included on one layout are the most fantastic staples you could hope to find..they are Pattie Knox's Staples Its! all time favorite staples in the world!! She is also at Designer Digitals.  Will have more to say about each of them and their teaching soon!  In the top layout I used the following products by Anna
Stitched by Anna Borders no 2
PotPourri Paperie no 5
ArtPlay Palette Fall no 2
WordFrameTransfers no 2
      And the the lower layout I used
8 1-2 x 11 Stitched by Anna MultiFoto Overlays no 1
12x12 Find My Way Overlays No 1
Celebrate WordTRansfers no 1
DifferentStrokes No 6 BrushSet
MultiMedia Leaves No 1
Stitched by Anna Tan no 1
StitchWords Travel no 1
Stitched by Anna White no 7
Pattie'sStaples Its! Clusters
Text Bytes Shaped Text Templates No 36

Son of my Son

I just love this new template from Sarah Barber designs..I don't use a lot of templates but  think with one will get a lot of use! It's got a clean design with plenty of room for journaling and a large focal photo!  Here's what I did with it!
Son of My Son   

Modern Quirk v.1 | Sarah Barber Designs
The paper is from her Fussy Kit