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

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Color Me Awesome!

My second post for today is a layout I created using a photo of my awesome great-nephew Dyllan who is an excellent student, great athlete and super kid.
The layout is inspired a sketch from Julie Bonner for
Boys Rules Scrapbook Kits 
Boy's Rule Sketch
also entering this layout in the following challenges:
Paper Secrets "OLW ~ "Color" Challenge
Frosted Designs "Pattened Paper Only" Challenge
Scrap Africa "All About A Boy" Challenge
Scrap-Friendzy "CF Bonus Challenge #7


I hope everyone is having a great weekend!    
Sharing a page I created inspired by the July sketch at 
This layout is also being entered into the following challenge:
Scrap-Friendzy ~ CF Bonus Challenge #8
Fancy Pants " BE YOU" Collection:
Zva Bling

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Hug Dept: Always Open!

This is the second layout I created today.  This layout of my youngest grandson, Andre was inspired by a Ben & Jerry ad for Challenge #27 at CSI .  I created this page using one of my current favorite paper collections, Echo Park This & That "Charming" and a sketch from Sketch Savvy:
I am also entering this layout in the following challenges:
Scrap Your Stash ~ Stars & Stripes Challenge
Scrap-Friendzy ~ CF Holiday BONUS Challenge

Cute Bomb Pop Expressions

This page of my sweet great-nephew, Isaiah was inspired by Melanie Call's "Super Cute Beach Boy" layout.  
The October Afternoon "Sidewalk" Collection was perfect for these sweet sticky photos.
This layout is being entered into the following challenges:
Paper Secret's July Scraplift Challenge.
Scrap-Friendzy ~ CF Gone Fishing Challenge

Saturday, July 7, 2012

Friendship Oak

Sharing another layout I completed this week using a sketch from Sketch Savvy and the Prairie Hill Collection from Pink Paislee
(Not sure why the right side looks crooked, 
but the real deal is straight)
Here is the sketch:
Completed for the following 
Camp Friendzy challenges at Scrap-Friendzy:
Left Side:  Bonus Challenge # 1 (Multi- Photos)
Right Side:  Bonus Challenge #4 (Thank You for Being a Friend)

Kings Cross Station

Here's my take on Studio Calico's July 1 Sunday Sketch:
Here's the Sketch:
Studio Calico "Abroad" Collection
AC Thickers
Doodlebug Twine
TimHoltz "Commute" Tape
Bo Bunny cardstock sticker

Entering this layout into the following challenges:
Daring You to Scrap ~ "Twine & Tape" Challenge
Soul Scrappers ~ "Recipe" Challenge
Scrap-Friendzy ~ CF Bonus "Surprise" Challenge
Frosted Designs ~ Washi Tape Challenge

Wednesday, July 4, 2012


Could not wait to get this hilarious photo of my great-nephew scrapped.   Look at that face!   LOL  Poor dear was so unhappy after his ice cream fell from the cone.   
Sketch:  Boys Rule #13
Supplies:  Ruby Rocket "Paper Boy" Collection
Also entering this layout into:

Beyond Adorable

Happy 4th of July!!!
Not going out anywhere too celebrate today, so I got up this morning scrapping and completed this layout I started on last night.  I used the June 8th sketch from Boy's Rule and October Afternoon's "Sidewalk' Collection to create this layout.  
I will be entering this layout in the following challenges:

Monday, July 2, 2012

Challenge #4 & June Bonus Prize WINNERS

Happy Monday Everyone!
Just a quick post to say thank you and let each of those who participated in my month long Birthday Celebration that I really appreciate you celebrating with me.   
I will be posting a BONUS challenge for July tomorrow, so make sure you check back to see what challenge and prize I have scheduled for July!!!
Also...make sure you visit  Rochelle Spears Blog for her awesome July BONUS Prize
now onto the final winners in the Birthday Celebration....
Sandi B - Scraplift Challenge Winner
Betsy B- June BONUS Prize 
Email me at  msbrags@gmail.com ... with WINNER  in the subject line ... to claim your
The 40% off everything sale at Paper Secrets!  
The sale ends July 4th!!!

Sunday, July 1, 2012

Prince Charming

Sharing a layout I created for the CF Rips & Tears challenge at Scrap Friendzy
using Echo Park's This & That Collection.  
This is the first time I did this much inking on a layout, and I really like how it turned out.
(Thank you Rochelle)
This Echo Park Collection is 40% off @ Paper Secrets until July 4th!!!
Sketch from Page Drafts:

Paper Secrets July Sketch Challenge

Hello and thanks for stopping by my blog!  
The July "Sketch" Challenge at Paper Secrets has been posted.  Click HERE for the details on participating in this challenge for your chance to win a $10 gift certificate to the Paper Secrets Store.  
Here is the sketch:
...and her is my take on the sketch using a photo of my youngest granddaughter Katelyn and the 
Ruby Rocket " Paper Doll" Collection from the Paper Secrets Store:

I am also entering this layout in Scrap~Friendzy's
CF Bonus Challenge #3 (Camoflauge)