Friday, September 28, 2012

Little Angel boy...

Hello my Scrappy Friends! I decided to join in on the sketch challenge @ Sketch~N~Scrap. I really love the sketches they have and loved working on a page with my daughter and grandson from 2010. It's good to be working on the older photo's and not just the newest ones. 

Here's my page and a few closeups-

I must have really loved this sketch because while posting I saw that I had already done a page with this same sketch! I guess I really have been sick this month EEK...

Recipe- Paper- DCWV Baby Boy Stack & Misc.
Foam Tape

Thanks for dropping in!

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

DT Call for Sketches In Thyme!

Would you like to be a Sketchy Maven? The 6 month term for our talented Mavens is drawing to a close, and while some will be staying on, we are looking for new members to join our Sketches in Thyme design team! If you enjoy creating layouts from sketches, participating in blogs and motivating others to take part in challenges, this might be your chance to be a part of our Design Team! Your term would run November 2012-April 2013, and you would be asked to complete 2 layouts per month. If you would like a chance to be considered, here's what you need to do:

1-Have an active blog and be on facebook (so you can be part of our SiT DT group)
2-Create a new layout based on our sketch below.
3-Post about our DT call on your blog, along with your take on our sketch.
4-Leave a comment here by October 20th telling us that you would like to be considered for the DT, along with a link to your blog post. Be sure to include your email address so we can get in touch with you!!

Don't forget, our Design Team Call runs until October 20th, can't wait to see your take on our fun sketch!

Good Luck!

Monday, September 24, 2012

Live, Laugh, Love a DT Project For Crafting Family

Hello my Scrappy Friends! Today is Monday and that means it's my day to share a project for the Crafting Family. Today I have created something different from regular crafting! I have a chip board project to share with you today! I covered some chip board words with some scrap paper and cover'd them with Modge Podge. Then I made some Beautiful flowers to adorn the words.

Recipe- Paper- Studio Calico, HEYDAY Collection- Recollections, Mosaic Memories- My Mind's Eye. 20th Street Market- My Mind's Eye. Spring Greens- My Mind's Eye, BREAKING FREE (ADVENTURE SERIES)- The Paper Studio. Chip Board 5"- Karen Foster Designs. Brads.

P.S. I would LOVE for you to stop by the Crafting Family and see the sketch challenge we have going on this month!!! Super cute sketch and you won't want to miss it!

Thanks for stopping by:)

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Play...A Sketches in Thyme DT Reveal

September is "Blast From the Past" month here at Sketches in Thyme, and we're revisiting a few favorite sketches from the past. For our 3rd sketch of the month, we have a 4-photo sketch originally posted in November 2011:

Here's my page-

I added a little glitter glue to the ribbon on the fish and the bubbles!

I also added the glitter glue to all the polka dots on the brackets! It looks so much better in person.

Recipe- Paper from stash??? Gypsy Wanderings, Jolee's, Smooch Spritz, Glitter Glue.

Sketch #61

You will have until September 30 to enter!

Thanks for dropping by:)

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Hello...Snail Mail

Hello my Scrappy Friends! Today I'm sharing a card I made using the sketch from Mojo Monday. I love working with the sketches from this challenge blog.

Here's my take on the sketch-

Paper- DCWV- The Timeless Type Stack, Misc. card stock
Snail- K & J

Thanks for stopping by:)

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Sketch Challenge @ the Crafting Family

Hello my Scrappy Friends! I'm so excited about the newest challenge we are showcasing today @ the Crafting Family! We have a Great Sketch from Page Maps! So many possibilities with this sketch! This is of my husband and his grandmother! I just love old photos.

Here's my page-

The Recipe- Paper- DCWV Baby Boy & Card stock, Tsukineko -Walnut Ink, Glossy Accents- Ranger, Glitter Glue ? Brads- Making Memories, Foam Tape, Stitching, ATG, String, Stickers- Mrs. Grossman.

The Sketch by Page Maps!

Thanks for stopping by! Hope you'll join in on our sketch challenge @ Crafting Family! It's due by September 30.

Monday, September 10, 2012


Hello my Scrappy Friends! I'm late posting today because of a busy schedule lately. It's Monday and my day to share with @ the Crafting Family. I chose to work with a sketch from Freshly Made sketch #51.
Here's my card-

Recipe- MME Lush, card stock, Ribbon- Offray & Talon Tapes, Flower Brad?? Creative Memories Circle cutter, Scor Pal

Freshly made Sketches

Thanks for stopping by :)

Saturday, September 8, 2012

I Love your SMILE...

Hello my Scrappy Friends! Hope everyone is enjoying their weekend! I had a little time and thought I would check out the newest challenge @ Lasting Memories. Well they have A DT Lift Off with anything goes!! Doesn't that sound like a FUN challenge! So I checked out what the creative DT created and decided to lift Stacia's page from Happy and Scrappy! She did a really Cute Disney page using a sketch. I didn't copy the Disney theme but was inspired to use the sketch! 
Here's what I came up with-

My precious little grandson and that smile! 

Here's the page Stacia did-

Here's the sketch she used. It's a sketch from Sketch Savy #80

I will also be entering this into the challenge @ Hiding in My Craft Room, Super Scraps Saturday challenge HIMCR#62.

Recipe- Provo Craft- Sticker letters, EK Success- M & M Stickers, Misc. scrap paper

Thanks for stopping by :)

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Blast From the Past..@ Sketches In Thyme

It's Blast from the past this month @ Sketches In Thyme! This 2 photo sketch is from May 2011.
I dug up some older photos to use on this blast from the past page!

My Page-

Cricut Cartridge- 3 Birds on Parade
Paper- Misc...
Eyelets- Making Memories 
Glitter Glue
Glossy Accents
Stickers- Frances Meyer, INC.

The Sketch 

Hope you'll join us as we look back as we have a Blast from the Past @ Sketches In Thyme!

Thanks for Visiting :)

Monday, September 3, 2012

Young Love...

Hello my Scrappy Friends, Happy Labor Day! It's my day to share @ the Crafting Family. Today I chose to use a great sketch from Sketch ~N~ Scrap .
My page is of my in-laws when they were young! It's fun to scrap the older photos. When my mother in law comes down I will have her write a little something

Here's my page and a few closeups.

Paper- Prima "Romantique Collection-Estella", American Crafts "Love Crazy Little Thing", Recollections "Mosaic Memories",
Foam Tape
Ink- Studio G
Embossed Stickers- Brenda Walton

Thanks for stopping by!