Wednesday, 23 October 2013

Scrapbooking from Scratch Sketch Challenge

This is the sketch for the October Sketch challenge at Scrapbooking from Scratch (

I had some fun with this one as this is a photo of my eldest son and baby daughter taken earlier this year.  I love the bright colours.  Hope you like it!

Scrapbooking from Scratch Colour Challenge

This months colour challenge at Scrapbooking from Scratch ( is to use the following pallet:

I love the example Charm created but was a little worried as I am not really good at putting some colours together.  This is what I created:

Monday, 21 October 2013

Show Us Your Stuff October Challenge

At Show Us Your Stuff (, the challenge for October is to create a layout using multiple pictures, arrows and as always, include handmade elements.  I created the below layout of my daughter and I have to say, I am really happy with the way it turned out!

Wednesday, 16 October 2013

October Scrap the Girls Challenge

The Scrap the Girls ( challenge this month is a puzzle challenge.  The layout needs to include the following elements:
  • Hexagon
  • Squiggle
  • Circle
  • Rectangle
  • Strips
I created the following layout:

It contains hexagons in the top left hand corner, a squiggle around the outside of the journaling card,  the spool, journal card and flowers are circles, and rectangles and strips of paper.

Sunday, 13 October 2013

Kraft it Up October Challenge

I have to say when I look at the Kraft It Up ( website to see what this month's challenge would be, I was rather excited.


I am not sure why but I really like this colour scheme. I knew I would have a good photo as both my boys love orange and wear it often.  In this photo DS1 is all dressed up in his school winter uniform and DS2 is photo bombing! I set to work to create something and this is what I came up with:

Saturday, 12 October 2013

White with One October Challenge

At White with One ( this month the challenge was :

More pink!  Here is what I did:

My title 'A Daughter' is followed by 'is one of the most beautiful gifts this world had to give' which I did with my motex but because its on clear take its very hard to read with this photo. 

Tuesday, 8 October 2013

123 October Challenge

The challenge for October at 123 ( is OCTOBER CHALLENGE...

I was very excited with this one.  Yellow is a fantastic colour.  It did inspire me and this is my layout:

I am having some issues with my camera (the boys have been playing with it!!!) so I can't see the photo until after its been taken.  So my photo isn't fantastic. I hope you like it!

Scrap the Boys October Challenge

The Scrap the Boys ( challenge this month is to create a layout using a traditional BOY colour combination
This is my layout: