Beginner Layout – With a Challenge

When you are first starting out scrapbooking and making cards, you want your projects to look nice, but not take a lot of time to accomplish it!  You want to be able to learn how – without spending a lot of time doing it! …

Planning your projects –

     When you start your projects – do you just jump on in and start creating – or do you painstakingly plan each of the projects that you make?  I do both – sometimes the inspiration starts with one part – and other…

Lucky – with a challenge!!!

     I don’t consider myself a “lucky” person…I have had my fair share of things I have been through in life.  I lost an ex-husband to suicide and my father to Alzheimer’s disease both on 8/5 – which was 3 days after my…

Using die cuts in different ways

     I love using die cuts in my pages and cards, along with punches that are in the same type of theme, such as Grandma’s Dresser layout pictured above.  I love using scraps of paper in order to make the creation truly one…

Which came first – now my story!

Terra, Del, me and Casey at his graduation 2011      I will start by saying thank you to everyone for the continued support for Memories in Tyme.  A lot has gone on since I started this blog almost 3 years ago, of which…

Technique Wednesday – basic journalling

     This week, we are going to focus on a technique, and then will show you different ways to do this “technique” this week.  Journaling on your layouts is one of the most important steps when you scrapbook – as it brings the…

Ad Challenge Monday

     Every Monday, you will get a challenge to work on for the week – this weeks challenge is the above ad!!!  When you look at ads, don’t just look at what they are selling, learn to look at the placement of the…

Using markers – beginner tips

         For this week – we are talking about just starting out in scrapbooking, and some of the tools and techniques you can start with that won’t break the bank!!!!  I was able to scrapbook on what was available to me…

More beginner layout ideas

     When you are first starting out, you do not want to go out and spend a lot of money on products you are not sure you will ever use again!  This craft is expensive enough – and besides, it’s not about spending…

Christmas Blog Hop

**If you are here for the 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop – it’s on the next post – make sure you check this one out before you go to that one!!!** Welcome to the “Christmas” Blog Hop!! We’re so happy you could join…