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Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Black / White Kit

Written on September 27, 2016 at 2:45 pm, by

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Today I’m sharing my projects with Freckled Fawn’s Black / White Embellishment Kit (above) Planner Kit (below).

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The black and white color scheme of these kits is amazing! It’s no surprise that the kit reminded me of the black and white branding and fashion of the amazing Janelle Monáe. I … Continue

Sneak Peek of Challenges 17-24 | Pocket Your Year

Written on September 12, 2016 at 9:49 am, by

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Almost all of the Daily Challenge unit challenges in Pocket Your Year are up!

Here’s a little sneak peek of what we’ve been up to lately. Here’s a look at projects by creative team members Tara, Emily, Kelly, Laura, Celena, Laura, Melody, and … Continue

Sneak Peek of Challenges 9-16 | Pocket Your Year

Written on August 31, 2016 at 9:06 am, by

Pocket Your Year Daily Challenge Unit Sneak

We’re now over halfway through our Daily Challenge unit in Pocket Your Year!

Here’s a little sneak peek of what we’ve been up to so far. Here’s a look at projects by creative team members Nicole, Anna, Emily, Danica, Lindsay, Laura, Michelle, … Continue

How to adhere different embellishment types | Tombow + Freckled Fawn

Written on August 24, 2016 at 8:26 am, by

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Recently Tombow and Freckled Fawn teamed up to show how adhesives and embellishments work together.

Lots of Freckled Fawn products come with adhesive backings, but I know it can be troublesome to figure out how to attach those that don’t to your projects. That’s where awesome adhesives (and pen!) from … Continue

Sneak Peek of Challenges 1-8 | Pocket Your Year

Written on August 23, 2016 at 8:45 am, by

Challenges 1-8 Pocket Your Year Sneak Peek

Right now in Pocket Your Year we’re in the middle of a Daily Challenge unit! Here’s a little sneak peek of what we’ve been up to so far. Here’s a look at projects by me and creative team members and guests Jen, Priya, Emily, Kristin, DanicaContinue

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Chit Chat Kits

Written on August 17, 2016 at 7:00 am, by

Freckled Fawn Chit Chat Embellishment Kit

Today I’m sharing my projects with Freckled Fawn’s July Chit Chat Embellishment Kit (above) and Planner Kit (below)!

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Barktoberfest with Freckled Fawn Chit Chat Kit | The Nerd Nest 2

I really love the purple color in these kits and it reminded me of the lights in some photos I took at a festival last fall. The festival, Barktoberfest, is a concert … Continue

New Pocket Your Year Unit – Process Check-In

Written on July 16, 2016 at 9:59 am, by

Process Check-In Unit | Pocket Your Year

We’re more than halfway through the year, and that means it’s a good time to go back to our Plan of Action from the beginning of the year and reflect on what’s been working and what hasn’t.

This month, we’re checking in with your process now will help you determine … Continue

Go Ombré | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on July 4, 2016 at 7:00 am, by

March 2016 Freckled Fawn Challenge | Go Ombre 1 copy

This month, I challenge you to go ombré!

Ombré is the gradual blending of one hue to another, often moving from light to dark.

I’m going to tell you how I add the ombré effect to my wood chips, but you can add ombré to your project in other ways … Continue

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Sweet Treats Kits

Written on July 2, 2016 at 10:25 am, by

Freckled Fawn Sweet Treats Embellishment Kit

Today I’m sharing my projects with Freckled Fawn’s July Sweet Treats Embellishment Kit (above) and Planner Kit (below)!

Freckled Fawn Sweet Treats Planner Kit

Here’s how I went about using the kit:

April 3-9 Pocket Page with the Freckled Fawn Sweet Treats Kit by Megan Anderson 1

The smaller planner kit is perfect for light embellishing on pocket pages. I was stuck on a pocket page from April, which has colorful … Continue

rukristin Awesome Ladies Scrapbook Sleepover Challenge Projects

Written on June 29, 2016 at 6:15 pm, by

rukristin Awesome Ladies Scrapbook Line

My soul lady Kristin of rukristin just released her first product line in collaboration with Kara Haupt. To celebrate the launch, Kristin hosted a Scrapbook Sleepover complete with challenges (and a movie–Kristin and I did a lot of tweeting about The Princess Bride). Excited to dig into these … Continue