Skip to Content

Tag Archives: nerd nest challenge

Using Photos for Design Ideas with Lisa | Nerd Nest Challenge

Using Photos for Design Ideas with Lisa | Nerd Nest Challenge 1

Today Nerd Nest Creative Team member Lisa is here to share her take on this month’s Nerd Nest Challenge Mimic Your Photo.

For this month´s challenge we were asked to show you how you can mimic your photo in the design of your layout. This was an easy one … Read the rest

Mimic your Photo | Nerd Nest Challenge

Mimic a Photo | Nerd Nest Challenge 1

The August Nerd Nest Challenge is to Mimic your Photo. Take something from your photo and mimic it in your design!

Here are some ideas for how to interpret this challenge:

  • Create a pattern inspired by the background of your photo
  • Use a font for your title that mimics a
  • Read the rest

Use a Shape to Tie in a Pocket Scrapbooking Insert | Nerd Nest Challenge

Repeat a Shape Challenge - Circles | June 12-17 | The Nerd Nest

July’s Nerd Nest Challenge is Repeat a Shape and I have one more take to share with you!

This time I decided to repeat circles in a pocket layout and a traditional page 8.5 x 11 insert to bring the whole spread together.

Repeat a Shape Challenge - Circles | June 12-17 | The Nerd Nest

For this page, I started with an … Read the rest

July Freckled Fawn Sketch

Freckled Fawn July Sketch | The Nerd Nest 1

When I was deciding what else I’d like to make for this month’s Nerd Nest Challenge, Repeat a Shape, I saw the July Freckled Fawn Sketch Challenge and it is perfect!

With a cascading splatter of embellishments, it’s a fun way to repeat multiple shapes on the page. This … Read the rest

Ring in the New Year | Nerd Nest Challenge

Ring in the New Year with Freckled Fawn's 2017 Embellishment Kit | The Nerd Nest 2

This month’s Nerd Nest Challenge is to Ring in the New Year.

Create a project showcasing how you celebrated the new year. Different cultures celebrate the New Year on different dates, so don’t feel limited to January 1st! You may have some documenting from Yom Kippur or Lunar New Year … Read the rest

Traveler’s Notebook Style with Lisa | Nerd Nest Challenge

travelers-notebook-style-with-lisa-nerd-nest-challenge-1

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

I love autumn and was eager to try my hands on a travelers notebook style. So I made an insert myself and started collecting fall … Read the rest

Trying Mixed Media Layouts with Emily | Nerd Nest Challenge

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.

try-on-a-style-with-emily-nerd-nest-challenges-1

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 … Read the rest

Try on a Different Style | Nerd Nest Challenge

try-on-a-different-style-nerd-nest-challenge-1

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 … Read the rest