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Gail L
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Interests: i've been a scrapbooker for 10 years and have been teaching scrapbooking for 8 of those!
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One last project I wanted to tackle before the baby came was to make a stash of thank you cards! I had a simple design in mind using ONLY Core'dinations cardstock and looked to Pinterest for some fun colour combinations!... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2014 at After All These Years
Another project I wanted to complete before the baby was born are some pin-on ribbons to give the the new big sister and brother when they come to visit in hospital! Core'dinations cardstock was perfect as it's sturdy enough for... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2014 at After All These Years
Well, I'm at the very end of my pregnancy, baby will be here before we know it! I've managed to complete a few layouts for him already including this latest one documenting the day we found out we were having... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2014 at After All These Years
It's an exciting time over on the Pink Paislee blog as we get to reveal projects using the BRAND NEW COLLECTIONS! Woot! I couldn't wait to dig into the bright and happy colours and icons of the Hello Sunshine line... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2014 at After All These Years
One of the many, many reasons that I'm loving designing for Pink Paislee is that each month we are assigned two "topics" for our blog posts. I'm loving the challenge of thinking outside the square! This week I had to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2014 at After All These Years
Well folks, it's getting close to baby time here! I'm putting some creative energy to work to create some layouts and things for our sweet baby #3. Here's a layout documenting some thoughts on late pregnancy, using one of my... Continue reading
Posted Feb 25, 2014 at After All These Years
Hello and Happy Valentine's Day! I have a layout up on the Pink Paislee blog today and because it's the season of celebrating love, it's all about my family who hold my heart! These three, soon to be four, are... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2014 at After All These Years
Hello! I have another fun and colourful layout to share today! Can you tell I love putting together awesome colour combinations with my Core'dinations cardstock? For this layout, I was inspired by a card I saw around the web that... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2014 at After All These Years
I have a secret to share today. Sometimes I scraplift my own layouts! Gasp! Seriously, if you're ever "stuck" for ideas, just choose an older layout of your own that you loved and scraplift it using new products or techniques!... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2014 at After All These Years
Although I'm a little late sharing my One Little Word for 2014, I have had it chosen since the end of last year, or rather, it came to me as per usual! Give I decided to create a layout for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2014 at After All These Years
Well, call me excited as my first post goes live on the Pink Paislee blog today! We have a whole lot of NEW blog categories to inspire this year and my first assignment was to use four or more photos... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2014 at After All These Years
For my final layout submission for the Pink Paislee design team, I created a very BRIGHT and FUN layout! I was just so inspired by these fun photos of my daughter on the beach and thought they just POPPED on... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2014 at After All These Years
Hello again! I've been wanting to scrap these cute photostrips of Noah that I found on my phone for the longest time. The Hey Kid collection from Pink Paislee was perfect and it's one of my all-time favourite layouts! The... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2014 at After All These Years
Hello friends and thank you so much for all the comments, congratulations and "likes" for my design team announcement! I'm still on cloud 9 - especially seeing all the new releases that will be coming our way! I would love... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2014 at After All These Years
I still cannot believe this awesome news! I made the Pink Paislee design team for 2014! And I'm so excited to be working along side some of the most talented and creative people in the industry! This means a super... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2014 at After All These Years
Each month, the members of the Core'dinations design team have a little challenge amongst ourselves. It's so fun because we often try things we haven't tried before or push ourselves to experiment with techniques. Recently we were given a fun... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2014 at After All These Years
As this year draws to a close, I would love to share my favourite 10 scrapbooking layouts from 2013. I've enjoyed being part of a few design teams this year and am constantly reminded of why I love this craft... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2013 at After All These Years
Even though me design team term has ended with Simple Stories, I have a couple of layouts to share today that I created for them. First up, using one of their newest collections Daily Grind. For this layout I put... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2013 at After All These Years
Something I look forward to at Christmas is my kids' visiting and getting their photo taken with Santa. I love the growing collection I have, seeing how fast they are growing up and realising that next year there will be... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2013 at After All These Years
It's just typical of me to be creating Christmas projects so close to the actual day! But my decor items get brought out each year so I know they will get plenty of attention in the long run! Inspired by... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2013 at After All These Years
Sadly my term on the Simple Stories design team has come to an end. My last post is up on their blog (you can find it here). I am getting my Christmas on and filled this wooden divided frame with... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2013 at After All These Years
Hey everyone! It's Gail here today to share a quick and simple Christmas decor project using the Christmas Sn@p set! You might be thinking that it's too late to be creating decorations but it's not! Take a look: I had a wooden divided frame that I had painted white some time ago. The "windows" are 6"x4" and 3"x4" so it was easy to adhere a Sn@p card in each. The hardest part was deciding which cards to use! I tried to keep mine very bright and fun so my young children would love it! I didn't add too many embellishments... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2013 at Simple Stories
There's a little end of year sale happening right now at the Greatest View shop! I will be closing the shop on Sunday night for a Christmas/New Year break so it's your last chance to grab some flair! Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2013 at After All These Years
I would like to celebrate another awesome year coming to a close with a SALE! I've reduced all stock in the shop by 20% and some items that were already on sale are now 35% off the original price! AND every order placed this week will get a FREE GIFT... Continue reading
Posted Dec 9, 2013 at Greatest View
It's time for another blog hop with inspiration and prizes from Core'dinations and Tombow - this time with a Holiday theme! If you're following the blog hop order, you should have arrived here from Clare's blog. . . . Each... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2013 at After All These Years