It’s that time of year…time for family vacations! So much of the fun is in the planning and the getting there. Why not start your vacation pages with pictures of the eager adventure-bound faces on the plane and stories and memorabilia of the travel plans?
Here I’ve paired the Gallivant collection with the Jumbo Jet Border Maker Cartridge to create some easy vacation borders.
Wherever your adventures take you this summer, I hope you enjoy the journey!
Continue reading Vacation Borders Take Flight!
Take phone backgrounds to the next level with our downloadable Gallivant FREE wallpapers! Featuring three fun travel and road trip options, you can download one or all three for the perfect phone wallpaper to suit your mood! Continue reading 3 Free Gallivant Cell Phone Wallpapers
Adventure can be described as an exciting or very unusual experience, to take the chance of, or to take the risk involved.
Do you know someone who is going on an adventure?
Perhaps they are graduating from high school or college, going on a mission trip, or moving out on their own for the first time—and you want to wish them well in said ADVENTURE, this is the perfect card to create.
Continue reading Time For Adventure: Create a Card
My life has been documented relentlessly since I was born. Sitting on a bookshelf, the blue scrapbooks have multiplied through the years as I have experienced more and more in life. From the big moments: the first day of kindergarten, starting high school, college acceptance letter, my grandma’s last Christmas, and moving to Philadelphia; to the trifling: vacations, school dances, sporting events, family reunions, and day trips; my life is neatly remembered in those growing blue books.
Continue reading To Smile, or not to Smile.
We all love to getaway. Whether it is for a day, a weekend, or a week-long vacation- it refreshes the body and soul.
Last summer, my husband and I took a week off of work to move both of our boys into their new homes. One to his sophomore year of college in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and the other to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for his first year of law school. It was an adventure to say the least. We traveled over 3000 miles and saw parts of the country that we had never seen before. We loved capturing photos of the road signs and countryside along the way.
Continue reading Getaway Memories Scrapbooking Layout
When I saw the Painted Harvest Collection I thought of the warmness it exuded.
That warm, fuzzy, comfy feeling of home.
Immediately, I had to create something for my home decor.
I wanted to duplicate the paper wreath in which I created for the current catalog using the Cool Serenity Collection.
Continue reading Home Decor: Create a DIY Rolled Paper Wreath
Summer is just about coming to an end, and I am sure that you all have taken fabulous vacations before the kids headed back to school!
Krislyn shares with us some border ideas for all those water related photos that you took–adding to the borders, she created some beautiful page titles using the slide-ins.
These combos are sure to add pizzazz to all of your summery travel scrapbook pages.
Continue reading Summer Vacation/Travel Scrapbook Border Ideas
I just wanted to share an idea on how to use the Slide-in Packs to get an album completed quickly.
When I packed for vacation this time I packed a Cool Serenity Slide-in Pack and my Creative Memories Pens and a commitment to journal while we were on vacation!
I always take so many photos when we are vacation because I want to capture the memories, but I also enjoy photography so it is a major hi-light of vacation for me.
I struggle when I get home to get my album done because our busy schedule sometime gets in the way. T
his time I thought I would try something different and journal about our vacation while we were there and use the Multi-Pocket Pages to complete my album when I returned home.
Continue reading Cool Serenity Slide-Ins: Journal while on Vacation
I’m loving Creative Memories’ new Ocean Waves Border Maker Cartridge! Used with the blues from Creative Memories’ Travel Cardstock or the Cool Serenity Collection it’s the perfect complement to your seaside scrapbook layouts.
I’m sure you can also think of other ways this cool new tool can dress up your summertime scrapbook pages. Today I’m going to share three borders I created with the Ocean Wave Border Maker Cartridge and the Cool Serenity Collection.
Continue reading Ocean Waves Scrapbook Borders For Your Travel & Vacation Layouts
In the summer our family spends a lot of time in or around water. I have a few examples of fun effects you try with your camera at pools, the lake, the ocean and waterfalls. With just a few adjustments with the settings on your camera you can change the look of the water in your photo.
Continue reading Tips For Photographing WATER!