Click HERE for the Scrappy Friends January "This Month In History" Challenge!!!

Thursday, May 31, 2012

More layouts completed this week....

Just a quick post to share two more layouts I created this week:
My first layout was created for the Double Page Sketch Layout at Scrap~Friendzy using BoBunny's "Alora" collection to scrap photos of me and my son taken Mother's Day weekend while on a short vacay in California:
Sketch by:  Sketch Support

My second layout was created for another challenge at Scrap-Friendzy to use only a 6 x 6 paper pad to create your layout.  I used Teresa Collins "Spring Fling" 6 x 6 Mini Pad :

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

I Need Your Votes!!!!

WooHoo...I am one of 25 finalist at CreateForLess!!!  I had entered a layout I did a few months ago using a sketch that I created.  Click HERE and LIKE my entry on the CreateForLess Facebook.  Also, while you are there, put in a vote for my girl Rochelle who is also one of the 25 finalist.  You can find her entry HERE!!!
Thank you in advance for your votes!!!

Monday, May 28, 2012

How Will They STOP ME?

Sharing a layout I created for today, using the sketch below from Let's Capture These Sketches and some of my old Bo Bunny "EtCetera" stash:

LCTS #134
I am also entering this layout in the following challenges:

Reminder: Bonus Prize Entries Ends May 31!!!

Don't forget, if you completed any of Paper Secrets challenges for May to post a comment HERE as well as Rochelle Spears blog for a chance to win a Bonus Prize from me, Pink Paislee "Indigo Bleu and your choice of EP's Family Man or Dearest Kits from Rochelle!  If you haven't completed any of the challenges at Paper Secrets, head on over there, you still have time to complete one or all of the challenges!

Pink Paislee 'Indigo Bleu (6 double-sides papers and pkg of Chat Clouds)
Your choice of EP Family Man or Dearest Mini Themed Kits

Happy Memorial Day!!!

I salute our fallen heroes and thank the men and women who are currently serving around the world to defend the United States. God Bless you and your families!!!

Saturday, May 26, 2012

More Echo Park "A Boy's Life" Layouts

Hello everyone, I hope you are all enjoying a nice long weekend.  Today I am sharing with you two more layouts I completed this weekend using photos of my handsome great nephews and Echo Park's " Boy's Life" Collection, a awesome collection to use with these photos.
My first layout "Keep Climbing" was created using May's Page Starter over at The ScrapRoom:
I am also entering this layout to the following challenges:
Paper Secret's "Inspired by Chevron" Challenge
Scrap-Friendy's "Song Lyrics" Challenge

My second layout "SK8R" was inspired by the "Scraplift Stacy Cohen" at Paper Secrets:
This layout is also my entry into Scrap-Friendzy's "Die Cut" Challenge

Thanks for stopping by!   

Thursday, May 24, 2012

It's Happy Hour

Loved these cute photos of my great-nephew, Isaiah and how well the Echo Park "Boy" Mini Themed Collection worked with them.   I created my layout using the sketch below by Aphra Bolyer.
I am entering this layout into the following challenges:

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

I'm Done!

I did not get a chance to participate in many of the NSD challenges this past weekend, but I am sharing a layout I completed for the NSD "Hexagon" Challenge at paper Secrets.  The photo is of my youngest grandson, who was upset after finding out the park toy he was on was not motorized!   LOL
I used a sketch by Kristine Davidson and Echo Park's "A Boy's Life" collection:

Friday, May 4, 2012

Paper Secrets NSD * Handmade Kite Challenge

Just sharing the layout I created for the NSD "Handmade Kite" Challenge at Paper Secrets.  I used the Echo Park "A Boy's Life" Collection and a sketch from Page Maps to scrap this adorable photo of two of my great-nephews.    The challenge does not end until Monday, May 7th ~ 11:59 PM (PST) so head on over there for the details of the challenge:

Paper Secrets NSD Events!!!!

Happy National Scrapbook Weekend!   
Make sure you stop by Paper Secrets this weekend and check out the events we have going on.   Several chances to win some fab scrappy prizes, get a little scrapping done, and have fun while doing so!  And while you are there check out the May challenges!!!!   
Have an awesome scrappy weekend!


Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Paper Secrets May Sketch Challenge & GCC BONUS Prize Drawing!!!

I am so excited to post my first challenge as a Design Team member for Paper Secrets!!!!
Here is the sketch by Rochelle Spears:
and here is my take on her awesome sketch:
I am also entering this layout in the "Get Your Girly On" Challenge at Southern Girls Challenge

GrandDiva's May BONUS Prize Drawing
(6 double sided sheets of Pink Paislee Indigo Bleu  papers & pkg of chat clouds)

To enter into the drawing for the BONUS prize:
(1) Be a follower or become a follower of my blog
(2) Complete one or more of the May challenges offered by Paper Secrets.  You will receive one entry for each challenge you complete. (One entry per challenge) * Don't forget to also check out Paper Secrets new monthly blog challenge.
(3) Post a comment below with a link to each of the PS challenges you complete by May 31st ~ 11:45 PM (PST)

**The winner will be selected by Random Number Generator and posted on June 1, 2012

AND... Here is one other BONUS Prize being offered by Rochelle Spears.  
The winner of her bonus prize drawing will have their choice of one of the two EP kits below.  For details on how to enter into the drawing, click HERE

April Challenge and BONUS Prize WINNERS!!!

Good Morning and Happy Tuesday!
A BIG thanks  to everyone who joined in April's Challenge and BONUS Prize Drawing.    I will not be hosting a challenge this month on my blog, BUT I will be hosting my first sketch challenge at Paper Secrets beginning May 1 and will offer a BONUS Prize Drawing on my blog for those who participate in any PS challenge during May.  I hope to see you all over at Paper Secrets this month!
And now....I have winners to announce!  The randomly selected winners for the: 
TIC TAC TOE Challenge is
and for the 
BONUS Prize Drawing 
Sally C

Congratulations Rachelle and Sally!   You have until May 15th to contact me at:  msbrags@gmail.com with your snail mail address.