Theres NO Right or Wrong Way when it comes to Creativity

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Still scrappin'

Another milestone finally scrapped and secure.. This is Annie having her first bath at just one day old..

Another newborn layout of Annie.. I am slowly making my way through them... here we have just arrived home and she is fast asleep on my bed.

Saturday, July 3, 2010

When it rains it pours

This layout is another in a long line of those I need to complete for my daughter Annie of when she was a newborn.. Basic Grey Lemonade papers

My double page layout of my mothers day gifts.. All the little pieces of coloured paper are actually the wrapping paper that my presents came it

Friday, July 2, 2010


Newborn photo of Cambel, Emma's son. Again on printed paper, with the bubbles on the lft slit-cut to insert the photo edge!!!

"Deep Sea Crab"

Emma's layout using an already printed paper - sea theme. With the addition of a photo, stitching, bling and alphas, it has a very striking outcome!!!

"Pond Cake"

Logan's birthday cake - Pond/Frog theme. A great layout and very colourful!!!


A gorgeous layout of Emma's daughter - Lucia! The flowers made a nice frame around the photo!!! Beatuiful!

Condingup Retreat

Below are some examples of our completed layouts and off the page projects we did at the retreat on the June long-weekend - tutored by Odette Kermode (Stampin' Up) from Perth! In attendence were Rose, Belinda, Joanne, Jill and Linda! Also Emma visited for a short while. It was a fun, enjoyable weekend and most of us camped down at the venue and self-catered within the group!!!

Swing Card

One of the cards we made with Odette, turned out quite effective I thought!

Cascading Box Project

Cascading boxes project completed one one of the girls!


Belinda hard at work at our recent retreat at Condingup!

Belinda's Carousel

Carousel completed at the retreat - Off the Page project, taught to us by Odette. This was quite time comsuming, but a great outcome! We could then add photos to the stand!

My Girls

Belinda's three girls - Shannyn, Rachelle, and Annie!

Dad's Cake

A photo of David and Mietta with Dave's birthday cake, a rural/ tractor scene, just about to blow the candles out! I rather like this photo of the two of them!


A layout of Mietta at the tavern having a little "Bubba Choc" treat!

Cattlework with "Windy"!

Mietta out helping with cattlework!!

A Mother's Love

A Mother and Daughter layout I completed at the retreat in free scrapping!!!

Carousel in the Making!

Odette - Stampin' Up instructor for the retreat, completing the roof of her Carousel. This was one of our projects taught to us by her! (See other photo on blog of a completed item)!

Card Making at Retreat

A side-step card made using plastic sheet, punches, stamps, inks and staz on inks!


Bill with his little friend Bailey!


Layout of Jo's elder son Leigh, completed at the retreat!

"Fun In The Sun"

A nice, but simple layout of Joanne's little boy, William (Bill)!

Graham & Jillian

A romantic layout!


Layout by Jo of her new niece - Dannielle! Very cute!


Rose's layout of her grand-daughter Ella, completed at our retreat! Very effective!!!


A layout (freee time) by Jill Maitland, completed at our recent scrappers retreat - with Stampin' Up demonstrator, Odette Kermode