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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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Most times when I start a layout, I'm inspired by something whether it's the photos, story, colours, product or technique. This layout was inspired by colours. The gorgeous colours on the Jot Magazine March 2015 Mood Board. And here's my... Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2015 at After All These Years
So I kinda disappeared there for a bit . . . But I'm back and wanting to share with you my first few projects as part of the new Bazzill Basics design team! I love getting "assignments" each month from... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2014 at After All These Years
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I'm thrilled to finally be able to announce that I'm part of the all new creative team for Bazzill Basics cardstock along with these talented ladies: I'm humbled and honoured to have been asked. And of course it goes without... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2014 at After All These Years
Christmas is sneaking up on us, faster this year again! So I'm determined to get a head start on my gifts, starting with this one: I came across the idea of this manicure-in-a-jar on (you guessed it) Pinterest. In fact,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2014 at After All These Years
I stepped out of my comfort zone to create this layout! With a Halloween theme and no Halloween photos, I decided to scrap some photos of my bigger boy with dragon face painting! The Story | Face painting! He was... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2014 at After All These Years
I've created a few layouts over the years with a patchwork-style background. So when my topic for the Pink Paislee blog this week was "Pinfluence" I couldn't go past a gorgeous pattern as my inspiration. And here's my layout: The... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2014 at After All These Years
My next challenge for the Pink Paislee blog was Pen To Paper which is perfect for meas you know I'm all about the story and getting it down on a layout so it's not forgotten. But I'm not the biggest... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2014 at After All These Years
I have another layout to share that I created for the Pink Paislee blog. My topic this week was all about STICKERS so I listed a few reasons why I love Pink Paislee stickers for a bit of fun. The... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2014 at After All These Years
The Story | This is one of those projects that I know I'll look back on in years and be so grateful that I did. I wanted to create a snapshot of Amelia and her personality right now. A mini... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2014 at After All These Years
I have a couple of layouts to share today! They have been up over at the Pink Paislee blog but I thought I'd share here also. This first one is hightlighting GOLD as a current trend and I'm LOVING all... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2014 at After All These Years
All month long over on the Pink Paislee blog, we've been celebrating summer and their newest collection Solstice. Here's my latest contribution: This layout documents a simple moment, the kids in the backyard in a blow up paddling pool with... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2014 at After All These Years
All this week the focus is on summer bucket lists on the Pink Paislee blog. This isn't something that I normally do in summer but I think now I will be motivated to be a bit more intentional with some... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2014 at After All These Years
A little while ago, the whole design team at Pink Paislee were given the opportunity to create projects to be featured in an upcoming issue of Create magazine. (This is a FREE online magazine). Well, the time has finally come,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2014 at After All These Years
** Please scroll down for new posts - I'm leaving this at the top of my blog for now. ** I'm in the process of giving my blog a new look so things may look a little "messy" here over... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2014 at After All These Years
It certainly seems a bit strange creating for Father's Day already as here in Australia it's not until September! But that's what this week's assignment was for Pink Paislee, so I got to thinking . . . My own Dad... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2014 at After All These Years
So the past couple of months have gone by in a blur . . . since the birth of my sweet baby boy Oliver! I've managed to squeeze in a tiny amount of scrapbooking for Pink Paislee and it's about... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2014 at After All These Years
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