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Renee
I am a wife, mother, sister, daughter, friend and artist.
Interests: Scrapbooking, photography
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The challenge at Use Your Stuff is a mood board challenge. Use the board to inspire you to create a project. This mood board screams pumpkin spice to me, from the colors to the warm fall drinks. I chose to... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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So I missed posting this yesterday, on the actual World Card Making day, but I wanted to share a card that I made for the holiday. I used my Zig Clean Color Real Brush markers on Bristol Smooth cardstock. I... Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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I have really been working on my coloring. I am taking the monthly coloring classes at Kit and Clowder. I decided to use my new skills to make a couple of cards. I particularly worked on backgrounds with these cards.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
There is a new challenge up at Use Your Stuff. The theme is dots and spots. Here is my take on the challenge. Trying my hand at Yupo paper. This background is my second try. The first resulted in my... Continue reading
Posted Sep 23, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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First off, the new challenge at Use Your Stuff goes up tomorrow. The theme is Lots of Color. I made a card for the challenge and used quite a few color families as well as 4 different ink pads for... Continue reading
Posted Aug 26, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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This weeks challenge at Use your Stuff is summer themed. When I think of summer, I think of bright, happy colors and playing. For the challenge, I decided to PLAY in my art journal making a mixed media page using... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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The challenge at Use Your Stuff is Anything Goes with a Sentiment. I am really into my Copic coloring right now, so I created a page in my 5 x 7 art journal. I am enjoying this size much more... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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Today's challenge at Use Your Stuff is a Mood Board. Below is a picture of the Mood Board. I was inspired by the coffee cup and the color scheme of the board. I chose to do a planner spread for... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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This week we have a mood board challenge. There are so many things to take inspiration from - the colors, banners, triangles, stars, fruit, donuts, stripes, teacups, circles...the possibilities are endless! The card above is my take on this week's... Continue reading
Posted Jun 24, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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For some reason, I have really been into my copics lately. I have been doing the 30 day coloring challenge at The Daily Marker. Consequently, I have a bunch of colored images that need to be used. I don't really... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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Monday is the start of a new week, which means a new challenge at Use Your Stuff Challenge Blog. I am hosting this weeks challenge. We are using Washi tape this week. Use at least 2 different pieces of Washi... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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The challenge at Use Your Stuff this week is For the Mom, featuring projects inspired by Mom. For my project I did a planner spread using a kit by Bunny in Flight Etsy shop, along with the Planner Girl doll... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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I am hosting over at Use Your Stuff. The challenge this week is all about the square shape. Create a project using the square shape. My project using nothing but squares, lol. Hope you can play along. Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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The challenge at Use Your Stuff this week is Spring/Easter projects. For the challenge, I made die cut easter candy tags for my grown children's easter bags. These are simple to make and a great way to use up scraps.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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We are doing a travel related challenge at Use Your Stuff. I started on my Paper Phenomenon folio albums that I am doing for me and a friend. I make one of the booklets for this challenge. These booklets are... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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Happy New Year. New challenges are starting again at Use your Stuff. This weeks challenge is Monochromatic. Here is a layout for my planner that in monochromatic shades of black. I sort of like this look. It seems to come... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2018 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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Last week, I planned my whole layout on the wrong week (I was one week ahead). It wouldn't have been so bad, but I started writing in things, in ink, directly on the paper in some cases. Thankfully, I caught... Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2017 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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A few weeks ago, I went to Phoenix for Comic Boot Camp with the fabulous Jennifer Dove. One of the things we learned was to make woodgrain with Copic markers. I put that into practice with this card for the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2017 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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As we approach the Thanksgiving Holiday, the challenge at Use Your Stuff is thankful. For my project, I used an Art Impressions stamp that I got on sale quite a while ago. I love this image of love. I was... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2017 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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The challenge this week at Use Your Stuff is "The Blues", a challenge to use Blue on your project. I am practicing my coloring for my upcoming trip to Copic Boot camp, so I chose to do some coloring this... Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2017 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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The challenge this week at Use Your Stuff is about Pets. Here is a quick mini album I made to celebrate my dog Blaze. The album is 5 x 7 in size and is made entirely of scraps and things... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2017 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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The new challenge at Use Your Stuff is called New Beginnings. I did something I rarely do for this challenge. I scrapped. Anywho, here is the folio mini album that I created for the album. Hope you enjoy it. Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2017 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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The challenge this week at Use Your Stuff blog is "Inspired by a Quote". When I found out what the challenged was, I looked through my things to see what inspires me. I found this planner kit from Paper and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2017 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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The challenge at Use Your Stuff challenge blog is patterned papers. We were challenged to use at least 5 patterned papers on a project. This is the front cover of my daughters June dashboard. It will ultimately be laminated with... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2017 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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Welcome to the SUMMER FUN blog hop at Use Your Stuff Summer is just about here and the ladies of Use Your Stuff are excited and wanting to share some hot summer projects using our stash! We hope that these... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2017 at My {Life}, My {Blog}
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