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Leica Forrest
Life artist;loving my family, life, designing and my art!
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I am not going to tell you the steps in this one, because it is the exact same layout I did on March 15th. I just recreated it with colours that matched the boys photo. I find that sometimes when... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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I adore pink and lime, pink and yellow together. To me the colour combo screams Spring. I created the title out of the adhesive foam sheets. Those are my favourite foam papers from American Crafts. I used my new alphabet... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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Today I decided to work on a few photos I found that I hadn't scrapbooked yet. I forgot just how much fun we had taking Ireland to dance. So let's begin creating. I used LOT'S of dies on this page.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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I am not a antique lover at all. It doesn't interest me to drive around looking at them. However, I am fascinated with what used to belong to my grandparents. I could spend all day looking at things they once... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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Today is my fabulous momma's birthday! I am finding as I get older, I am surrounding myself with people that I actually want and need to have in my life to be blissful. I cannot believe how lucky I am... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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Ok first before I share the how I created the layout- isn't this coat hanger adorable??? It is like my new favourite way to stage pictures. Now let's break down this layout. First you NEED this Sizzix Framelits Die Set... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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I love scrapbooking our family portraits. I am almost done! It always takes awhile to scrapbook for each of us. (I always do multiple layouts of the same photos, so that Jim & I keep one, and each child gets... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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Needed to share this layout. I was at the farm this past weekend and seeing all the fields that still have crop in them made me think of these photos I took last year. Totally crazy how early the snow... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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don't worry, I am dealing with it. I am a mom of a 13 yr old. Here is the page I made for Riley's scrapbook album. The hearts were leftover from a whole bunch I cut out for a Sizzix... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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Sneak peaks! I am in heaven. Did you hear? My fabulous friend Vicki Boutin has finally come out with her own line!!!! Make sure you ask your local store to bring her in!!! She always stands behind such fabulous products.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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Going strong a week later. My personal challenge of 30 days of posting. One week in, I think I can, I think I can... SEI Dill Blossoms. Let's have a moment to wish SEI was still around, and then let's... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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another glimpse of art that I am doing with my Grade 1/2's. Johnny Marceland- A Saskatchewan artist. His work is beautiful and unique. We have many pieces in our school, I feel blessed to walk by it every day. Here... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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colour colour colour My passion! For this layout I used some oldie but goldie papers from a Canadian company called Harmonie that used to be around. miss them. They had an unique style! This layout is already so busy with... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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this girl. She can act so mature, then you realize...she is still your baby girl. Spinning and laughing, twirling and feeling her shirt lift. LOVE THIS GIRL! Sometimes I can't believe, how lucky can I be that I was blessed... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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On a roll... Changing it up today. gonna show you my interpretation of Ted Harrison. I teach Grade 1/2. I am an art educator/consultant. I refuse to let kids just "colour" without meaning and thought. They can in free time,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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holy cow batman, it is warming up in Saskatchewan. Like 25degrees warmer. -40C has been really putting a damper on things. Indoor recess for most of Dec and January is stressful. I loved walking around outside and letting the kids... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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This is Jim's standard going on almost 20 yrs phrase whenever I go to the hairdresser. The first time he saw me in foils he was like,"WHAT ON EARTH?????" Now, he says the mother ship is coming for me. Funny... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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I am going to try to have 30 days of art on my blog. I have the materials, now just to upload them into posts! Eek! Can it be done? Let's try. Why not begin 40 days of art with... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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How often do you take photos? I used to be quite diligent about getting them... then what happened? I didn't do them for almost 3 years. No excuses! So we had a mini session with Blissful Makeup, Hair & Photography.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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In the past 2 weeks I have been creating like crazy! I feel refreshed and inspired. Maybe I needed an escape from cold weather to California to kick start my mojo. I am going to share projects I have been... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2017 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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First off- I have to apologize. I have been ill for almost a month. This flu hit me crazy hard. My posts have been a little blah and infrequent. I missed more days off from work than I would have... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2016 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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Sizzix is the bomb! I just adore working for them. This year, what better way to celebrate the holidays and teachers? Give them a gift card in this adorable stocking. This is the link for the die! you will not... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2016 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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I usually go all out crazy for them. I love being silly to make kids laugh and feel good. It teaches them to be brave, to put themselves out there. To teach how to laugh at themselves. This day was... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2016 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat
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I just can't believe how blessed I am. Seriously. I cannot get enough of our kids. Jim took this pic of us. love this peanut. However, mental note- thin out my hair ASAP!!!! holy helmet head. This is so my... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2016 at Makeup to mud in 3 seconds flat