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Capture a Feeling | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on December 7, 2016 at 11:29 am, by

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This month’s Nerd Nest Challenge is to Capture a Feeling.

With your photos, words, and / or art on your page, try to evoke a specific emotion. You may have an emotional story you want to share, you may want to capture the magic of the holiday season, or you … Continue

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Hello Autumn Kit

Written on November 28, 2016 at 11:28 am, by

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Today I’m sharing projects with Freckled Fawn’s Hello Autumn Embellishment Kit. I also used the Journal Cards that coordinate with the kit.

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I knew that the adorable autumn icons in the kit would be perfect for documenting Thanksgiving, so I tackled a spread about my four 2015 Thanksgiving family … Continue

Trying Mixed Media Layouts with Emily | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on November 21, 2016 at 9:22 am, by

Today Nerd Nest Challenges Creative Team member Emily is here to share her take on November’s Nerd Nest Challenge, Try on a Different Style.

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This month’s challenge is to Try on a Different Style. I am always inspired by Adele Toomey of InkieQuill. Adele is a memory keeper … Continue

Try on a Different Style | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on November 7, 2016 at 4:51 pm, by

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The November challenge is to Try on a Different Style.

For this challenge you can scraplift or create a project inspired by another memory keeper you admire, use products that don’t typically go with your style, or try switching up your level of embellishment. If you’re a minimalist, maybe you … Continue

October Bonus Pages | Pocket Scrapbooking 2015

Written on October 31, 2016 at 4:23 pm, by

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This month I challenged you to Document Your Favorite Season. I shared a bunch of extra takes on this month’s challenge with the goal of finishing October in my 2015 album. I had an overwhelming amount of photos and stories to go through! Today’ I’m wrapping it up with Continue

Fall Favorites with Emily | Nerd Nest Challenges

Written on October 26, 2016 at 2:37 pm, by

Today Nerd Nest Challenges Creative Team member Emily is here to share her take on October’s Nerd Nest Challenge, Document Your Favorite Season.

Fall and Spring are my favorite seasons, but it seems that over the years I have really been loving Fall. I love that I get to … Continue

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Home Kit

Written on October 3, 2016 at 5:33 pm, by

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

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These kits got me excited to get right into documenting Autumn! I love the home theme–the houses are so very cute–and I decided to interpret it a little differently with home games!

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I started by … Continue

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

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Chit Chat Kits

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

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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

31 Days of Pocket Scrapbooking Challenges

Written on August 15, 2016 at 6:00 am, by

Daily Challenge Unit Pocket Your Year

This month in Pocket Your Year, we’re switching things up a bit to bring back the most popular unit from the 2015 Pocket Your Year course with a challenge each day! For our Daily Challenge unit, one new pocket scrapbooking challenge will be posted in the course each day … Continue