Thursday, May 31, 2012


Twisted Sketches has a wonderful sketch and the twist is to use "white" here is my layout for the challenge and their lovely sketch... :)


Wednesday, May 30, 2012

ring of fire eclipse

I found this lovely scrapbook challenge site called Scrap Africa. Wonderful inspiration on it. :) I used the sketch for May, to do a layout of our "ring of fire" eclipse day. :) Here is my layout and their sketch. :)


ok memories

I used the lovely sketch at Let's Capture these Sketches, to finish up my pictures from our trip to Ok. :)  I am also entering this in the Childs Play Challenge (Scrabble)...I used some of my old scrabble letters... yea

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

tiny turtle

The Happy Scrappers challenge blog has an "anything goes" challenge right now, so I am going to submit my layout that I based on a lets get sketchy sketch....

kauai fun times

I was so happy to have the double sketch at Sketches in Thyme to follow.  It worked perfect for the pictures I wanted to use, so I am entering their challenge.  Also, Lasting Memories has a challenge this week : "leaving footprints behind", and they want to see something "footish" :) on your layout...Sooo I am entering this in their challenge as well. :)  Here is my l/o and the sketch...

Thursday, May 17, 2012

lake r and r

Authentique has a lovely sketch to follow on their blog.  I used all paper from their lines. :) I loveee the bright turq. color, of this paper.  :)  Here is my take and sketch:


I used a very nice sketch from Creative Craft make a layout about a fun even in our town around Christmas.  :)   So here is my take for their challenge, and their sketch. :)

May Scrap Map at CCW

lake fun

Sketches in Thyme (sketch #78)has a really nice sketch challenge.  I was hoping to acheive a "windy" look, not sure I did that, HA, but fun to use this wonderful sketch and get another l/o done. :)
Here is my take and their sketch:

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

cmas morning smiles

There is a wonderful sketch at Artful Delight, and Bird is the Word is challenging you to use the word "smile" I am entering my layout in both blog challenges. :) 

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

planting trees

I used the wonderful sketch Sketchabilities Challenge has now.  I used an extra photo for the giant tag. Here is the sketch and my take:

Monday, May 14, 2012

big catch

This was such a fun page to do, as Josie and I had a great time, and the pics represented that. :)  So, I used the sketch from Stuck on U sketches, it was just what I was looking for. :)  I am also going to enter the challenge at Lasting Memories blog challenge "something smells fishy"--it works perfect for my layout. :)
Here is the sketch and my layout:

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

rock cod

This was a fun sketch I followed at The Studio Challenge, although I did change things around a bit.  Here is the sketch and my take:

Monday, May 7, 2012


I found this sketch at Creative Scrappers, that worked perfect for me, as I wanted to fit a lot of photos onto one page. :)  And this worked nicely for that.  I also loveeee that Lasting Memories has a challenge right now to use "metal"...and when I started to dig through those decade old bins, I found metal GA-lore, and it all fit in nicely {I love to use up my older things}. :)  So here is my take, and Creative Scrappers sketch #207: