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Mixed Media Background

Happy Friday everyone! Chelsea here today using more Color Bursts from Ken Oliver for a mixed media background. I just love how unique and amazing they are! The products I used were: Carta Bella Designer Cardstock Ultra White Linen My Favorite Things 6×6 Paper Pad Painted Prints Smitten Ken Oliver…

School Project Layout

Hello everyone! Happy Friday! Chelsea here today sharing a school project layout using the Photo Freedom collection from Echo Park. I know most people use these types of collections for Project Life style layouts, but I decided to use it for a traditional layout. The products I used for this…

Scrapbook Layout Process Video

Hello my friends and Happy Monday!  I have a new scrapbook layout process video for you today, featuring delightful Maggie Holmes products from Crate Paper.  Watch below to see how my page came together using only 1.5 sheets of pattern paper! Maggie Holmes Styleboard Inspiration Text Pattern Paper (similar) Maggie…

Mixing Papers by Color

Hi Everyone and Happy Monday!  I’m sharing a mixed media page with products from several different lines and manufacturers.  It’s easy to mix collections when you stick to a color scheme!  Choose items based on color and you’ll have a cohesive page that looks great. Lets give Mixing Papers by…

How to Tone Down Pattern Paper

Hello and Happy Monday!  Today I’m sharing how to tone down pattern paper with gesso to use when it’s just too busy to use as my layout background.  This is a super easy way to make use of those bright and colorful papers that can sometimes be overwhelming on your…

Christmas Morning Layout

Hello everyone! Chelsea here today sharing a Christmas Morning layout using some wonderful Christmas themed products! The products I used were: American Crafts Cardstock Pack White Assortment Pink Paislee Yuleide Baked Goods Pink Paislee Yuleide Sleigh Bells Pink Paislee Yuleide Snowfall Pink Paislee Yuleide Mistletoe Pink Paislee Yuleide Gold Foil…

Easy Intro to Mixed Media

I know that sometimes the idea of mixed media is very overwhelming, but today I’ve got a super easy intro to mixed media that will have you using watercolor and ink on your pages in no time! Studio Calico Lemon Lush Analytics Studio Calico Lemon Lush Implusive Studio Calico South…

Pinterest Inspiration layout

Hello Friends!  Today I have Pinterest inspiration layout – a layout inspired by a lovely photo I found on Pinterest.  Using the Maggie Holmes Styleboard line gave my page the same feel as the inspiration picture.  Read on to see how it all came together! Maggie Holmes Styleboard Blissful Maggie…

Add Your Title to Your Photo

Hello Everyone and Happy Tuesday!  Today’s layout features October Afternoon’s Witch Hazel line.  As I worked on this layout I knew the title, but I wasn’t sure where to place it on the page.  The solution:  right on the photo!  When you add your title to your photo you get…

Back to Basics Layout

Sometimes you just want to make a layout with no gimmicks, no tricks and no fancy techniques; you want to use pretty paper and a favorite photo, some glue and you’re done.  It’s no secret that I’m a fan of the new company Photo Play Paper and their papers just…