Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Getting there.....

on the 52 week album...don't see it being finished by the 1st of Jan but hopefully I will be close.

So here is Wk39... a page on our new home in Brissy....

Our new home

Wk 40 was about starting our new business- the Telstra Shop.

A New Opportunity

Wk 43- a visit to Matt's aunties farm...

At the Farm

Week 45... a visit to White Water World.

Wk50.... Checking out the Christmas lights

Have loved this project and am considering doing it again next year. Still have heaps to share so will be back soon!

Kel :)

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

Week 47...

Hi all,

Another page done for my 52 week album..... slowly making progress, can't wait until I can see the end result all filed away in my album.....Here is Week 47....


I have more pages to photgraph so will be back soon to share those.

TFL :)

Kel x

Delish Purple Pumpkin

Hi all,

Today it was my turn to share some pages over at Purple Pumpkin.

On my first page I have used some yummy buttons, a little twine and a satin flower....


and on my second page I have used more buttons, a red doiley and a patterned paper doiley...

Merry and Bright

I still have a LOAD of Christmas pictures to print so I'm sure I will be sharing more Christmas layouts soon!


Kel :)

Monday, December 19, 2011

Dear Santa

I recently completed another page for WOW, but have only just realised that I haven't shared it yet on my blog. This is a photo of Sammy making a dash with the Christmas baubles when trying to do a photo shoot... so cute and cheeky :)

Dear Santa: Define Good

Also on my page I have used some cute embellies from D-lish scraps and Rainbow Splendour ... love me some handmade embellishments!

I will be back with more to share soon!

Kel :)

Friday, December 16, 2011

OA Farmhouse

I have recently bought some of October Afternoon's lastest range "Farmhouse".... I jumped in straightaway and came up with this page.....


This is Sar and I at Peta's retreat back in October. Love the colours in this range- yellows and blues with a bit of red thrown in. Can't wait to play with this range again!


Kel :)

Monday, December 12, 2011

Christmas pieces from WOW

I recently decided to pull out more of my WOW chipboard to create a page of my 2 little darlings a few xmas' ago....*BLUSH*.... yes, like most people I still have lots of photos in my pile that still haven't been scrapped! On my photo I have used a christmas tree from the 'Funky Xmas Tree set' and the 'christmas light border' Here is my page...

Christmas Spirit

And a few close-ups............

Head on over to Words or Whatever and take a look at their amazing pieces... Im sure there will be something there to inspire you!!


Kel :)

Friday, December 9, 2011

December Sketch from Anna's

This month I am going to try and participate in a few more challenges. I haven't completed Wendy's sketch over at Anna's for quite a few month's so I thought I would head on over at check out the sketch. Here it is....

And this is my take on it using the new MME "Love me" range.......

It's Called Love

And a close up.....

I have scrapped a few more pages this week, so I will be back soon.

Thanks for looking :)

Kel x

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

More pages from the Whitehouse Retreat

A little over a week ago, I spent a lovely weekend at Donna's place, where she had around 12 of her scrappy friends over for a weekend of laughs, drinks, food and............ oh yeah, scrapping of course:)

I think I managed around 10 layouts while I was there, here are a few which I still havent shared.....

All consuming

This one, using the He's Savvy kit .....

Eat Fresh

And this one of the Miss Donna herself :)

You are...

I have completed a few of the December challenges over the past few days so will have to share those soon.

Thanks for stopping by......

Kel :)

Saturday, December 3, 2011


I have 2 pages I have recently scrapped to share today. The first one uses MME Lost and Found papers and embellies...

Just the Two of Us

And this one, which is a bit different for me, but which I LOVE......

Where I Belong

I still have more pages to share and am hoping to create this afternoon so stay tuned

Thanks for stopping by!

Kel :)

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

December Quote Challenge at Scrapbooking from Scratch

This month it was my turn to set the quote challenge over at Scrapbooking From Scratch..... and I found this one........

Sometimes it's the smallest things that take up the most room in our hearts

And this is my sample page:

I would love to see some of my fellow scrapbookers give this one a go..... wouldn't you like to win a voucher to spend in store?

Back with more soon!

Kel :)

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

OA Rocket Age

Over the weekend while retreating at Donna's house, I pulled out gorgeous October Afternoon range "Rocket Age" to play with... and here is my page.

Out of this World

Peta has this range in stock and it is currently on SALE here !!!

So why not head on over and treat yourself?????


Kel :)

Monday, November 28, 2011

Challenges at Savvy

I have completed 2 recent challenges from over at Scrapbook Savvy.

This first one is for Tara's quote challenge- you will see the quote on my page :)


And this one is for Kerryn's sketch challenge from Scrapbook Savvy's November cybercrop :)


The cybercrop is still happening so if your looking for something to inspire you, then head on over at check out the challenges.

Back soon!

Kel :)

Sunday, November 27, 2011

Want some NEW Crafters Workshop Templates??

My DT kit from Peta for December ( I was a little excited and jumped in before December!!!)contained some Crafters Workshop templates that she wanted me to share some techniques with. You will have to pop on over to the forum to check out what I have done :)... but I can tell you that I have used pint, ink and mists on my layouts. Here are the finished pages....


Perfect (using the Pink Paislee Vintage Vogue kit available in the store HERE

Budding Artists

I will be back VERY soon with some more layouts.

Thanks for stopping by!

Kel :)

Thursday, November 24, 2011

SFS Retreat Pages

I still haven't shared pages from the Scrapbooking from Scratch retreat that I attended almost a month ago...MY BAD!

Peta gave me a mini kit to play with using some Authentique papers... she still has some for sale in the shop HERE

It is such great value for only$15!!

Crazy Kids

This one is using the Echo Park papers "Happy Days".... Peta has these in stock here

Oh So Cold

And this one uses some Jillibean soup!

Bibs for Stella

That's all for today, back with more soon!

Kel x

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Quick Share

Hi girls,

Just about to run out the door but have a quick page to share :)... for no reason!


More soon

Kel :)

Saturday, November 19, 2011

Just Because....

This page I'm sharing today is of me with my 'boss lady' Peta. As most of you would know, Im on Peta's DT and this picture was taken at a retreat that was held at her house in October.

I wanted to document a layout that reminds me how lucky I am and how great it is that Peta believes in my ability to scrapbook and inspire other people.

She believes in me

I have used Crate Paper "Farmhouse" on this page.

If you are looking for more scrapbooking goodies then head on over to Scrapbooking from Scratch- I'm sure you will find something to inspire you.

Back soon!

Kel :)

Thursday, November 17, 2011

November Challenges at Savvy

I Haven't recently been completing many challenges, so this month I decided to change that and Have finished 3 layouts for the challenges over at Scrapbook Savvy.

This first page is for Sara's Wordy challenge which was to use the name of the person in your title..........

AKA Harry

My next page is for Kerryn's Manufacturer challenge which was to use Jillibean Soup. The extra criteria was to use multiple photos.....


And finally Anthea's sketch challenge!


That's it for today but still have pages to share so will be back soon to share those!

Until then,

Kel x

Thursday, November 10, 2011

New Stock at Scrapbooking from Scratch

Hello lovelies!!!!

Want some new stock for your stash?

Need to replenish your supplies?

WELL Peta over at Scrapbooking From Scratch has just re-opened her shop after retreat with lots of NEW stock.

Sounds good?..... head on over HERE and take a look at what she has available!!

I'm sure you won't be disappointed!!!!!!

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Showcasing "Year-o-logy".......

This month Peta gave me the Simple Stories "Year-o-logy'" kit to play with ... and play I have!

I have created 4 layouts with lots left over to do some more! Here they are!


Simple Pleasures

At Retreat

That Smile

If you would like to purchase this kit, you can find it here. And while your their why not check out all the other awesome kits Peta has for sale!

Till next time

Kel :)

Monday, November 7, 2011

WOW for Christmas

I have been having a little play with soem WOW chipboard again.... this time with some of their Christmas range :).... lots of fun! Look at this cute Kangaroo..........

mixed with this cute title...

And here is the finished page.... Another One!

Then look at this tree with some dimensional magic.....noice!

Which I used on this page........ You make Christmas Wonderful

Head on over to WOW and check out what other gorgeous pieces they have for sale..... Im sure you will find lots to love!

Till next time....


Kel :)

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Who wouldn't wanna win.........

... some Purple Pumpkin Goodness? Well all you have to do is head on over to their blog and grab all the details on how you can enter.

Head on over and check out all the details here.


Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Puzzle Challenge at SFS

Hi Girls,

My first ever challenge is up over at Scrapbooking From Scratch.

This month it was my turn to set the puzzle challenge and on your page I want to see:

1 x photo

2 x butterflies

1 x tag

1 x chipboard piece

And here is my sample:

You have until the 30th November to get your entries in to be in the running for a voucher from the shop.

Love to see you give it a go :)

Kel x

Monday, October 31, 2011

Purple Pumpkin Sketch

Hi girls,

Just a quick share of the layout I completed for the Oct sketch over at Purple Pumpkin.

On this page I have used the Echo Park "Happy Days" papers mixed with some yummy goodies from PP, including a spotty button a large monkey button and a doiley. Love the brightness of this layout.....

He's a Weetbix Kid

I will be back soon to share my layouts from the SFS retreat which I attended over the weekend.

Til then take care

Kel :)

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Cybercrop at Savvy

Hello there girls,

I have 2 pages to share today that I completed for this month's cybercrop over at Scrapbook Savvy. I had planned on getting all the challenges done, but I ended up with a bout of sickness, so just didn't get there :(

Anyhow, here my page for Sara's sketch challenge:


And this page was for Sarah's blind scrap... love the end result.


I am off tomorrow to Peta's retreat (Scrapbooking from Scratch) so hopefully I will have heaps to share with you next week.

Take care!

Kel :)