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Basket of Memories
Australia, Perth
Married mum with two boys and love to scrapbook my family.
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Come and join the fun with the amazing Design Teams from Lindy's and Imaginarium Designs … combining their creative forces for a massive blog hop and it's starting RIGHT HERE and RIGHT NOW! There are prizes galore and so many stunning projects to inspire you! It's so easy to play... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2016 at Basket Of Memories
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Happy Monday to you all! This month Imaginarium Designs are sponsoring the Septembers Challenge over at Kraft + Challenges. Criteria: Kraft + Melon Colours I have joined in on the fun and created this layout of my one of my twin nieces! "Wishing you Happiness" " Why not join in... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2016 at Basket Of Memories
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This month our DT co-ordinator Natalie set us the challenge of using chipboard boarders on a layout. Here is my take on the challenge. "Adventure" " I have heat embossed the boarder and clock in old gold and then painted the chipboard title in white gesso. You can check out... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2016 at Basket Of Memories
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For my August post at Imaginarium Designs I have used some wonderful pieces of chipboard and used different techniques to give them a metallic, rust and metal look. "The Boys" To create this rust and aged look I have used Prima Marketing Rust Effect Paint and given the chipboard a... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2016 at Basket Of Memories
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I am so excited to be a part of this fabulous DT at Imaginarium Designs. There are so many awesome and talented ladies on the team who have so much inspiration to share. This is the list of the 2016 Imaginarium Designs Design Team and their links to their blogs.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2016 at Basket Of Memories
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Hi All, I have been terrible and really neglected my blog this year so I thought that it was time that I got back into the swing of things and started to blog more regularly. In a nut shell this year had been a busy one for our family. We... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2016 at Basket Of Memories
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Pets are just so much a part of the family. Our dog Max is almost 14 years old and we can't imagine not having him in our lives. I thought I would just do a quick post to show you a layout I have created of our beloved pooch! "Adore... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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Andrew at Scrapmatts has been very busy creating new products. The Art Frames are just so much fun to play with and are a great gift idea or make gorgeous wall art.. I have been playing with a couple and this is what I have created. "Precious" Art Frame "Christmas"... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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Hi All The weather has been cooler, the boys are on school holidays and I have been playing with some fabulous Scrapmatts Chipboard. I have created two very different layouts. One has a Modern Pop feel and the other is more vintage. "Live" "Remember" These gorgeous lamps make a fabulous... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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Life just seems to be always busy and there is never enough time in the day, weeks, or months. It is easy to get caught up in everything going on and not take a few minutes for yourself. That is why I love to scrapbook! I make sure that I... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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I consider myself very lucky as I have not only my own two boys but I have two nephews (and twin nieces) that I get to spend time with often. My nephews are very different from my boys at the same age but they are just as adorable and keep... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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Hi Everyone, I have a new card to share with you that I have made using some Scrapmatts goodies. To get all the details just follow the link to http://www.scrapmatts.blogspot.com.au/2015/10/thank-you-card-by-tracey.html to get all the details. "Believe" This layout that I am going to share with you today, happens to be... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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What a huge lead up to teaching at the Brisbane Scrapbooking Expo,and getting everything ready for my class and tutor display. I had such a fabulous time catching up with old friends, meeting new friends, laughing, having the odd class of wine with dinner, and teaching some very talented students.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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I thought I would join in this month's Challenge at Blue Fern Studios This is my take on the July Sketch Challenge "Family" I have used Blue Fern Studios papers from the Sanctuary Collection, BFS -Bits of Honey Chipboard, and BFS stamps. Well I have to say I really enjoyed... Continue reading
Posted Jul 29, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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Sometimes when I feel like trying out a new technique or just having a play I like to create tags and ATC's. I have a couple of tags and ATC's to share with you that I have created recently. ATC Goodness Framing tags and ATC's can make a lovely piece... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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I just love the new chains that have been realised by Scrapmatts. They are so much fun to add to your projects. I have created this layout using a photo of my Dad. "Happy Times" My second project for Scrapmatts this month is using some of the Faber Castell Texture... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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What a fabulous few days in Melbourne I had last weekend. One full of lots of laughs and new friendships made. Naomi from Paperific invited the Scrapbooking Memories Masters to come along to the Paper Arts and Tarts Expo held on the weekend (17-19th April) to display some of our... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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I am so very excited to be teaching at this years Scrapbook & Papercraft Expo Brisbane. I am very honoured to be teaching on behalf of Scrapmatts in Classroom 3 along with two other very talented ladies Sonia Thomason and Crece Thomas. Here is a sneak peak of what I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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Nothing makes me happier than scrapbooking my boys. Nothing is as special as our own children. They certainly try our patience and can push our buttons, but there is something very "wonderful" about having these little people in our lives. "Wonderful" I have created this layout using washi tape, Maya... Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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I am so excited!!!! I still am pinching myself!!! I can't believe that one of my layouts was picked for the front cover of the recent issue of Scrapbooking Memories! Now time for a cuppa and a sit down, relax and read the magazine from front to back. xx Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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Welcome to 2015! I am very excited about everything this year has to offfer. I am looking forward to sharing more of my projects with you not only on my blog but on my facebook page. As some of you know I am fairly new to facebook and it has... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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Hello Everyone, The year has gone in a blink! This year was Ben's first year at a new school and he has made us ever so proud! He became a Student Class Representative in his second term at the school, he applied himself to all his subjects and recieved good... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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Hi Everyone, I can now share with you my winning entries for Scrapbooking Memories Masters. Task One: Scrapbook a 5x7 Photo "Believe" Task Two: Look Around the house and see what unusual embellishments you could use "Happiness" Task Three; Let Journalling Be the focus of your Layout " A Boy... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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It is offical, you can purchase your Scrapbooking Memories magazine and meet all the Masters! The winning entries are fabulous and I am so excited to be working alongside these talented ladies. I am still piching myself and can't believe that I am a Scrapbooking Master! Visit Scrapbook Memories to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2015 at Basket Of Memories
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Well I have been keeping a HUGE secret for quite some time now and I can finally share it with you all..... I am one of ten lucky ladies who has been selected as a ................eekkkkkkkk I am so excited and honoured to have been chosen from hundreds of other... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2015 at Basket Of Memories