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nancyburke
Professional Paper Crafter, Hand Lettering Instructor, Author, Scrapbooker, Video Personality
Interests: stamping, gardening, photography, scrapbooking, teaching, baking, traveling, art of all kinds, paper/mixed media crafting, and anything that can keep me busy using my creativity! :)
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I normally struggle with non-girly pages. They are sooooo not my thing! I can easily slap a bunch of pink patterned paper on a page, throw on some frou-frou baubles with any photo of my daughters and call it a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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Soooooo excited to share these sneaks of the September kits over at Scraptastic! Since I am one of the new DT members, I didn't get to pick which kit I will receive, but honestly, I don't care- I love them... Continue reading
Posted Aug 21, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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Last but not least!!!! This is the very last challenge over at Scraptastic for their 4th Anniversary Celebration, and we were challenged to create a page using a design "shelf". This is where a piece (or pieces) of paper are... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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ONE WORD. Yup, that is all we could use on our page for challenge #8 over at Scraptastic. And do you know how hard it is to only use one word on a layout? I am not sure if the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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For this challenge over at Scraptastic, we were asked to use 4 patterned papers on our page, no more, no less. SISTERLY BOND Close-ups: The background is actually one sheet of paper that has the pretty little border, banners and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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Over at Scraptastic for their Anniversary Celebration, the 4th challenge is a bingo challenge. :) You get to pick one row, either down, across, or diagonal, and do something from each box in that row on your page or project.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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I have been having so much fun playing along over at Scraptastic! For Challenge #6- "Use Your Scraps", I decided to try something different. I used my scraps, but was also inspired by the minimalistic look of MoMA (Museum of... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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For the fifth challenge over at Scraptastic, we are challenged to use the phrase "Happy Birthday to You" on our project. HAPPY BIRTHDAY 2U! Close-ups: Of course I just HAD to use this photo of Miss Anna from her 16th... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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I am still happily plugging along with the challenges over at Scraptastic for their 4th Anniversary Celebration. I finished this next page last night, but didn't get the chance to upload it til tonight. This is for Challenge #3- The... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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So for challenge #2 over at Scraptastic, you get to pick a title from the top 100 songs from 2010 (the year Scraptastic was founded) and use that song title as the title of your page. How fun is that?!!!!... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY SCRAPTASTIC!!! Over at the Scraptastic site, they are celebrating their 4th anniversary, and they have some really fun challenges going on all week long! I have a couple of good friends on the DT who challenged me to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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So I have been on a dots and stripes kick lately! They are just soooo perfect together! The next two layouts use plenty of this classic combo. GOLDEN Close-ups: This layout makes me happy and sad all at the same... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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For my friends b-day, her hubby bought her a brandy new Canon! How cool is that!? So I took a pic of her taking a pic pf me with her new toy. :) CAPTURE MEMORIES Close-ups: It has been fun... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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We have started a tradition of spending Mother's Day with our dearest and closest friends at Sawtooth Winery for their Mother's Day Wine Tasting Event. One of the events they have is face painting for the kids. Our friends' little... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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This is a silly pic I took of Ashley and her BFF Gabbi when we were stopped along the Mississippi river on an epic 12-day road trip to Chicago two summers ago. LOVE this pic! Close-Ups: Lots of fun details... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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While we were at California Adventure over New Years, I snapped this pic of Anna taking pics with her new Instax camera that she got for Christmas. :) This spot in front of the lagoon across from Mickey's Fun Wheel... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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So i just had to do a couple pages about our adopted family! These two couples have accepted Andy and I into their family and it means so much to us! We do EVERYTHING with them, and always have the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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This past New Year's, we spent the holiday at the Disneyland Resort. We stayed at the Disneyland Hotel and spent time in both Disneyland and California Adventure. I love this pic of the girls walking down Buena Vista Street in... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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As much as I would love to only scrap Disney photos, I do, occasionally need ot scrap other photos as well. :) After all, I don't want future generations to think we lived at WDW 24/7.....although, I am not sure... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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So while I was away from the blogosphere, I did LOTS of Disney scrapping! Working on Disney pages makes me BEYOND happy! So here are a few with photos from the happiest place on Earth! YOUR SMILE Close-ups: LOTS of... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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I am really enjoying summer right now and have probably soaked up a little TOO MUCH sun! (My sunburned nose is a testament to this). If I could pick anywhere to be right at this very moment to enjoy my... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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The hubs and I are going to WDW again this fall with friends, so I decided that I better scrap more of my thousands of photos from past trips before I come home with a thousand more! So lets get... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2014 at Scraps and Ink
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I finally printed out some pics from my last birthday. :) Granted, my b-day was waaaay back in April, but that's the beauty of scrapbooking- you can scrap pics from whenever you want because there are no rules! I loved... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2013 at Scraps and Ink
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Miss Ellie Bear LOVES her soccer ball!!! If you get sucked in by her cute face and end up playing soccer with her, be WARNED: She does NOT share well. In fact, she plays down-right dirty! No seriously, if you... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2013 at Scraps and Ink
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I have to share on of my fave pics of Andy and I. It was taken at the Savor Idaho Food and Wine Festival this past June. Even though it was a very fun, happy day spent with friends, it... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2013 at Scraps and Ink