Sunday, November 29, 2009

word saturday

check out these templates from Vici Greenlees at Studio Saturday. the are insanely good. great prompts for topic and journalling, awesome design and fabulous shadow work ready to go! my page using Dandelion Paper Pack by Lilipruneau:
and mine (yep, that's me!) using Bureau by Lilipruneau (more to come on that later!)

Friday, November 27, 2009

viva artistry.vagabond

Vanessa and Vivie have another gorgeous kit at the digichick this week. It's full of rich colour and texture, and awesome gypsy elements. check it out:
Here's a page i made with Vagabond. I used studio saturday's template 3

Sunday, November 22, 2009

creative saturday

great big news- i made the creative team for an old friend, victoria greenlees who has set up shop selling the most fabulous templates and bits and pieces.

Go and check out Studio Saturday

And while you are there, why don't you take part in the colour challenge! you could win a $5 voucher to the store. all you have to do is create a page that uses a base of black/white/neutral with a splash of colour, and link the page up in the comments section on the blog- too easy!

Here's the page I made

I used studio saturday's template 3 and damayanti studio designs' follow your dream kit.
Can't wait to see your pages! here's the link again to the challenge.

Thursday, November 19, 2009

jj scrapping.icey winter

look at this lovely wintery kit from jen, makes me wish i lived somewhere snowy! the textures on these papers is to die for...
my use of this gorgeousness...
yep, that's another studio saturday template

jj scrapping. minty crisp

Jen has made a sweet and fresh kit, all in greens. So lovely!
my work...i used a template from studio saturday

ninie designs.funny christmas

The gorgeous Ninie has created yet another fabulous kit for us- this time with a Christmas theme. I love the colours she used- they really speak to the colours of an Aussie Christmas for me, and I know I'll be using this one over and over again!
and a well funky alpha...
my use of the kit...

anyone interested in a freebie template for the first layout?

Saturday, November 14, 2009

ninie designs.winter spirit

Ninie has released a gorgeous new winter collaboration with Soval designs. The girls have used icy blues and whites with a splash of red.

I made two pages, both featuring the baby boy:

Thursday, November 12, 2009 & grey

here is a really gorgeous kit from lilipruneau, called green & grey. the original colour scheme and fabulous textured papers make it a joy to scrap with.
here are a couple of pages i did. the first one uses a template from the fab new shop studio saturday:

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

damayanti studio.frozen blue

have a look at the gorgeous new kit by damayanti studio designs. it's called frozen blue.
here's what i made:

Saturday, November 7, 2009

ruby rynne.eight field & template freebie

I have been working with this totally gorgeous kit by Ruby:
I am really drawn to the colour scheme, and the texture on the papers is just awesome. Here's my first page, using my first template freebie, impromptu.squared (scroll down if you want it!):
and my second page:
I used this design to create a second freebie template- impromptu.shaped heart. the image is linked to the download- I'd love to hear your thoughts and see layouts!
have a fabulous day!

three paper peonies harvest paper pack challenge

I've done a layout for Jaime's latest challenge using here freebie paper pack- Harvest. I also used bits from her School Add-on and Grass Itty Bitty. The challenge ends very soon, plus there is another freebie paper pack on her blog, so pop in!

And I used my very own template for this challenge! It is here for you to download- now in .zip format: Let me know what you think :)

Friday, November 6, 2009

viva artistry november grab bag etc.

Vanessa and Vivienne from ViVa Artistry have just released a fab Grab Bag for November at The Digichick. It is full of gorgeous new stuff, and is a total bargain!
Here's what I made using a range of stuff from the grab bag:
And the girls have also re-released two of their kits at TDC. Herbarium:
and my Herbarium page...
And Wanyama:
These are the pages I made with Wanyama:
And don't forget- The Digichick has a massive sale on right now for DSD- go and get yourself a ViVa bargain!

Thursday, November 5, 2009

imPROMPTu freebie

I have my first freebie here for download. It's a layered template in PSD with prompts to help you get going with content and technique. It's called "squared". Let me know what you think! This one is for personal use only, please don't claim as your own or use it to make freebies or stuff for sale. Enjoy! (image is linked to download)

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

damayanti studio.follow your dreams

I was very surprised to receive an email through the week, inviting me to join Iv's creative team. I put in an application on the off chance, and was shocked to be accepted! When I got over the shock, i got my creativeness on using her "follow your dreams" kit.

ruby rynne- boys own

Ruby has just opened her exclusive store at Scrapbookgraphics! I have been busily working with her Boys Own kit. I love the colour scheme- a softer boy's kit.
Here are a couple of pages I made:

Sunday, November 1, 2009

impressions of tradition collab by scrapbookgraphics

Since joining Ruby Rynne's creative team, I had the chance to work with this absolutely huge and gorgeous collab kit:
I used some retro photos from my own christening to make this page. There was so much really wonderful stuff to choose from!

Midnight Scare by JJ Scrapping

Jen has designed a new kit, perfect for scary Hallowe'en photos. The link will take you to her new store at Go Digital Scrapbooking.
I've taken a different tangent with this kit, as we don't celebrate Hallowe'en as a rule in Australia:

Macaroon by Lilipruneau Designs

A gorgeously subtle, and totally yummy new kit from the lovely Lilipruneau Designs:
Here's what I did with this kit (as if I need more motivation to think about food!)