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VernellC
Scrapping is my passion as it allows me the freedom to express my creative side in many ways.
Interests: music, paper crafts, and reading., altered arts, photography, scrapbooking, sewing, knitting, crochet, fitness
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And we are back! Summer is just around the corner and with that comes days at the beach and trips to the farmers market and this month's project is just perfect for that. We decided to show case our love... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Ole-Talk
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I have to confess that I was in a bit of a book slump last month and binge watching House of Cards at night probably did not help either. So needless to say that goal of six books that I... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2016 at Ole-Talk
It is all such fun and it also keeps me from bingeing on social media and tv, oh and ice cream at night LOL Oh man now I have to go check out the drawing one on Creative Bug lol!
Toggle Commented Apr 2, 2016 on Just call me challenged! at Ole-Talk
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The month of April is going to be a busy one for my creative side. It dawned on me this morning that I have committed to doing five daily challenges…yep you read that correctly…five!! In addition to daily handwriting and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2016 at Ole-Talk
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Happy Spring and welcome to another edition of Sisters, Paper Scissors. This month it is all about combining elements from the Printably Kit with technology to create paper and digital layouts. I used elements from the PNG version of the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2016 at Ole-Talk
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I was so happy that Creativebug decided to continue with the monthly drawing challenges. I had such fun doing it in January. Here is a collage of my February drawings. I also joined a coloring challenge from The Daily Marker... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2016 at Ole-Talk
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So February has come to an end and I am already two books behind on my Goodreads Challenge. I can't even blame it on the fact that February is the shortest month because really it was only two days shorter... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2016 at Ole-Talk
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Saturday night I went to my very first Paint & Vino night with some wonderful friends. It was a birthday celebration for one of them. I had so much fun indulging in two things that I am very fond of... Continue reading
Posted Feb 29, 2016 at Ole-Talk
Thanks! It's one of those t-shirts I know I should get rid of but I love it too much so this was perfect! :)
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This month we go back to our Pinterest boards to make t-shirt tote bags as inspired by this pin from the mommypotamus blog. It is a great way to upcycle old t-shirts. Here's my approach for making these. I used... Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2016 at Ole-Talk
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One of my goals this year is to try and do something creative every day and a daily challenge is just the thing I need to hold me accountable. For January I took part in a daily drawing challenge with... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2016 at Ole-Talk
I haven't read that one by Sedaris but it is on my list. I read his Christmas one "Holidays on Ice". Girl on the Train is worth the read :)
Toggle Commented Feb 4, 2016 on What I Read Last Month at Ole-Talk
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Jan reading and a sneak peak at Feb On my kindle: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins I heard so many people talking about this book that I had to read it. Although it was a great story... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2016 at Ole-Talk
Thanks! I already want another planner. I think I want one just for my blog planning lol!
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Hello, and welcome to Sisters, Paper, Scissors! As you know my sister and I have been doing monthly blog projects in tandem for a few years now. We started out focusing on only scrapbooking with the Sister Sketch project. Last... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2016 at Ole-Talk
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I woke up this morning with the nagging suspicion that I had forgotten to do something important. Then it hit me that we were having a baby shower for one of my colleagues at work and I had completely spaced... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2016 at Ole-Talk
Thanks Nancy! They were fun and easy to make! :)
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And we are back! Hope you did not miss us too much in October. This month's project was super easy and took me less than an hour to make a few of these adorable wrapped crochet bracelets from One Dog... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2015 at Ole-Talk
Thanks! The spray starch is a great idea. Will have to try that.
Toggle Commented Sep 28, 2015 on Sisters Take on Pinterest | Felt Boxes at Ole-Talk
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We took the month of August off as we were both enjoying the last of the summer weather. But since it is September, just like back to school we are back to our regular routines. This month cute felt boxes.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2015 at Ole-Talk
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The original idea are these leather key chain holders from //Between the Lines// blog. However, I did not have any leather scraps in my stash (probably the one thing I don't have) but I did have burlap and twine so... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2015 at Ole-Talk
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Since it is officially summer I thought I would share my rather ambitious summer reading list. Also according to Gretchen Rubin's Tendencies Test I am an Obliger and need an accountability buddy so that I will do what I say... Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2015 at Ole-Talk
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When Francine picked this for our next project I was a bit skeptical but I have to say these were really easy to make. Here is the inspiration for the bowls. I basically used the same materials as the original... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2015 at Ole-Talk
Thanks Nancy! I really love how it came out and it gives my room a nice lift. :)
Thanks sis! I want to make a few and swap them out every few months lol!!