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Shake it Off Kit: Bold Statements

12x12 Nancy Damiano November 2014 Shake it Off Kit

      DESIGNER |  Nancy Damiano KIT | Shake it Off Main and Add-On (November 2014) STORY | This photo captures my favorite trio’s relationship. The boys are very close (thisclose) and my niece – she refuses to be left out! The picture was taken on vacation in California this summer and I could’ve focused on that aspect. But their relationship and my hope that they stay this close was the bigger picture. DESIGN | I used a giant amerpersand to emphasize the focus of the page – a close family relationship & my niece hanging on for dear life. The...

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Happy Thanksgiving! It's November Sketchy Thursday

12X12 layout Carol Monson Free Fallin Free Fallin' stamp set Monique Liedtke Nathalie Leonelli November 2014 Scraptastic Club scraptastic Kit Club Shake It Off Shake It Off add-on Shake It Off kit Shake It Off stamp set Susan Stringfellow

To all of my American friends, I hope you all have a wonderful holiday with your family and friends! Just remember to take photos for scrapping! And then join us tomorrow to create a layout for this Sketchy Thursday Challenge. This sketch has plenty of room for you to change the number of photos or add embellishments to make it your own.      For my layout I used the Free Fallin' kit and Add on Kit   Here's DT member Nathalie's version of the sketch. She turned it into an 8.5x11 format and used two photos. She also used...

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Pinterest Monday

Leanne Allinson Monique Liedtke November 2014 november kit Pinterest Monday Shake It Off add-on Shake It Off kit Shake It Off stamp set Stamps Stars

Hi everyone!! Welcome to another instalment of "Pinterest Monday"! Today Leanne and I (Monique) will each share an "Inspired by Pinterest" project with you, using the Shake It Off kit and add-on. We found so many inspirational images on Pinterest we just couldn't choose only one, so in the end we chose 4! We hope you find them just as inspiring as we do!  So, here's what we chose:   For my (Monique's) project I decided to use the squares design from the bottom photo for my starting point. I also knew I wanted to use the same color scheme...

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Changing it up with the Shake it Off kit

Free Fallin' stamp set Meghann Andrew November 2014 Sentiments Series v.2 stamp set Shake It Off add-on Shake It Off kit Shake It Off stamp set This Life Noted November

I make a lot of layouts. Almost every day I'm working on one. I've gotten used to a 12"x12" blank space in which I can create, preserve my memories and share my passion for this hobby and I love it. However, sometimes I just need to walk away from my scrapbook pages and make something different, on a smaller scale. This week, my creative mojo was just not flowing for me and so I did just that. I fell in love with the stamps sets this month, notably the Free Fallin' and the Sentiments Series v.2 stamp sets and on an evening after creating...

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November Shake it Off Kit

Nancy Damiano November 2014 Shake It Off add-on Shake It Off kit Shake It Off stamp set

My goal this month was to design two layouts that were radically different with one kit. At first look, the Shake it Off kit has a very soft, feminine feel to it. I started at that jumping point and chose to highlight this photo of my niece at the Bippity Boppity Boutique in Disneyland. It was my favorite shot from our trip – the look on her face is priceless! The intricate design of this wood veneer complemented the ‘fancy’ feel of the photo. I painted it with a thin coat of watered-down, white acrylic paint so it wouldn’t steal...

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