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Scraptastic Club Blog — August 2012 Kits

A pocket page with scraps

August 2012 Kits Echo Park Nathalie Leonelli The Story Begins Kit

Like many of you, while I am patiently waiting for my September kit, I decided to dig into my collection of old Scraptastic Club kits and rediscovered one of my favorites: The Story Begins from August 2012. One happy observation I made while going through the bags (I keep my kits together for about a year) was no matter how old, those kits do not feel dated at all. With only scraps, leftover stickers and various embellishments that were sitting on my table I created this pocket page: A couple of close ups: As you might already know, I have been...

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Just Relax & Accept The Crazy....FUN!

August 2012 Kits Card Card Making Cristal "Pinky" Hobbs Nostalgic Summer Noted Kit September 2012 Kits

Hello Scraptastic friends,  I LOVE LOVE and triple LOVE this Noted kit! Clearly it is amazing! I had to grab the beautiful wooden potty people and make a friendship card!    The add-on kits are incredible, don't you love the Washi tape?? You can really have fun with it all.  No card needs to be perfect, just have fun with it! Cristal "Pinky" Hobbs- Scraptastic Club DT!

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☆ LAYOUT OF THE MONTH ☆

August 2012 Kits Barn Door Kit Layout of the Month Nathalie Leonelli

Good morning! Nathalie here today with the privilege of posting the first of a brand new feature for the Scraptastic blog: ☆Layout of the Month☆! Once a month, a member of the Design Team will pick a layout from the Gallery to be selected and put in the spotlight here on the blog. "I love New York" by Sharon (also known on the Scraptastic forum as Fritchey) is our Layout of the Month! She used the August "Barn Door kit" to create this eye catching page. Right away, I loved the large panoramic photo, but I was even more enamored with her page...

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Sunset Sky

August 2012 Kits Bazzill Echo Park Everyday Eclectic Madeline Fox Studio Calico The Story Begins Kit

This was one of the first pages I began with Scraptastic's The Story Begins kit, and I started it without really knowing where I was going. I had pulled the picture, I had created the banner, and I had cut a strip of that awesome cloud paper, but I was without ideas of how to tie it all together. I tried a white background. I tried a blue background. I tried layering some of the other patterned papers. Nothing seemed to work, so I put it aside while I completed three more pages with the kit. Meanwhile, I happened upon...

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A Colorful Day

12X12 layout August 2012 Challenge August 2012 Kits Echo Park Everyday Eclectic Michelle Unruh Mister Huey

Happy Thursday!!! I hope you have had a chance to play along with the past challenges this month!!! Today, I am bringing you the last challenge for August. (I can't believe the month is over! Hasn't this year just flown by?!) I am always up for a good color challenge. I also love when I have photos that match my kits so well. This is another one of those cases. I just love the colors Jessica chose for the Story Begins kit! The teals with the pinks and lime green. First, here is your color palette for the challenge.  ...

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