Sunday, October 26, 2008

Some creations from the Retreat

Here are a few Layouts I managed to create amidst the laughter and frivolity

This one is for Scrapbook Capital sketch

This one is for CD DoodlesSketch

This one is for the Crafting In Style Sketch Blog

And this one if for the Bon's Scrap Sketch

And this one is a Pencil lines #106 Sketch

Just noticed they are all from sketches....LOL...must give you a little bit of an insight into my concerntration levels over the weekend...LOL

Saturday, October 25, 2008

Retreat Photos

We had a great time at the Mystical Retreat in Ocean Grove, Victoria. The Girls were a hoot and I ahvet laughed so much in are a few 'out takes'

The Gang (minus Tamara, as she is taking the photo)
Back Row- Bri, Sara, Dee, Karen
Front Row - Kayla-Renee, Me, Susan, and Tam

Here we are again- Dee, Susan and Tamara(back row), Tam, Sara and Me (front row)

Karent, Dee, Susan, Tam, Sara and Me

Tam, Sara and Me

Here is Sara and Me

Here is the 'Old' Boss Karen and Me

My Girl Dee and Me having a few laughs

Glad you enjoyed these funny pics...I'll upload what I accomplished within the next few days...LOL

Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Thanks for the TAG Sarah...LOL

I've been tagged by Sarah Schwerin to share 6 thing about me that you may not lets see

1. I was bron in South Africa and moved to Australia when I was 11yo
2. My sister Susan is a scrapping talent
3. I Love 'alternate' shoes (gotta have colour, and a quirky design)
4. My DH is a total scrapping Support
5. I have visted every continet except Antartica (one day!)
6.One day I want to own a SLR, but atm the point and shoot will do

The little things you find out about people hey!

Black Magic and a few others

This is the second sketch for Black Magic in October, and my take on the sketch using the clustering technique and the colours for the month...TEAL and ORANGE

This is my take on the OUT OF THE HAT challenge using, black and white photo, doodles swirls, and paint

Have had a ver scrapping retreat over the weekend, so stay tuned for more scrapping goodness

Monday, October 13, 2008

Todays Creations

Here is a Card I have made using FLOCK for the Inkurable Stampers Challlenge this month

This one is for the Crafting In Style Cyber crop this Weekend...technique challenge (rubbing Chipboard sillouettes)

This final layout if for the Sarah's Random Challenge at Savvy , using bracket shapes

I have had an awesome weekend of scrapping, who would have thought that I worked all day Sunday and didnt do a thing...LOL...still manage to get 5 Los and a card done...hehe

Saturday, October 11, 2008

Savvy Cyber Crop

Savvy is having their Cyber Crop this weekend. I have been so lucky to have children that have played nicely today and slept well, so I have been able to do some scrapping

This is for a REVAMP challenge.This is an old photo that I have scrapped previously, and have now re-done with modern products and new style

This one is for a Pink, black and White Challenge. Was lucky to have found so much PINK in my boy dominent stash...LOL

Finally, this Layout had to have a quote from a Movie used in it. I chose a 'Die Hard' quote.

Please pop over to Savvy and play along if you have some spare time this weekend.

Wednesday, October 8, 2008

New Layouts

This layout is for the Boutique Stash Stompers and sketch (TAGS and journalling cards)

Close up of the Flocked title
This is Last months Roadmaps Sketch

This is last weeks STUCK sketch

This is this Weeks STUCK sketch

Thanks for looking, please leave a comment so i know that you have been and I can recipicate the blogging..cheers

Saturday, October 4, 2008

'White with 1' is having a SWAP

If you love swaps as much as I do, then head over to the "White with 1" blog and sign up for their first ever swap

Friday, October 3, 2008


Just wanted to do a public THANKS MATE to the wonderfully talented Emma Allen for the hard work and effort she made in creating my new banner (she is an awesome scrapper too)


SYTYCS ROUND #5 Freestyle/Artsy

I dont do freestyle or artsy. ANyone who visits my blog can plainly see that I DO NOT DO FREESTYLE OR ARTSY......LOL

O well here is my attempt. The Criteria were: doodling, handmade title, paint, thrift item, hanging off the page/odd edge

Well here goes nothing!!!!!!!!!!!