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Shannon Bogan
Texas
Interests: junkin', home decor, scrapbooking, crafting, photography, movies, music, shopping, reading, playing on the computer/internet, watching HGTV, A&E, and the Discovery Channel
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I have moved my blog to Blogger! My new blog, A Girl Called Chicken, is at http://agirlcalledchicken.blogspot.com/. For now this blog will stay here as an archive. I hope you'll visit me there! Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2012 at Chicken Scratch
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So I started Project Life but I just wasn't digging my layouts. I liked them okay but after I kept seeing all the girls at Scrapfreak using the Becky Higgins' kits I had to jump on board and redo my... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2012 at Chicken Scratch
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After a blah last few days today was a great day. I just wanted to take a moment to count my blessings from today... ♥ snuggle time with my sweet Boo before school ♥ lunch and shopping with my mom,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2012 at Chicken Scratch
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I finished up my week 2 layout for Project Life. paper: Sweet & Simple #11, www.weedsandwildflowersdesign.com frames: Vintage Photo Frames No. 16 by Katie Pertiet, www.designerdigitals.com numbers: Sweet & Simple #2, www.weedsandwildflowersdesign.com labels: October 2008 Idea Notebook, www.digitaldesignessentials.com fonts: Sketch... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2012 at Chicken Scratch
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Last year I watched several friends participate in a photography project called *Ten on Ten*. Basically on the tenth of every month you take a photo an hour for ten consecutive hours. This year I decided to participate and in... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2012 at Chicken Scratch
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I digi scrapped some more yesterday. I started the first two layouts back before the holidays but I put them to the side. I finished them up yesterday afternoon. kit: The Shabby Shoppe font: Pea Roxygirl I lifted this layout... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2012 at Chicken Scratch
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I just wanted to share some recent digi layouts. circle papers: Calico Dream background patterned paper, flower, lace, ric rac, butterfly pin: Granny's Attic buttons: Fabric Covered Buttons (all by Kitschy Digitals, www.jessicasprague.com) kraft paper: Sweet & Simple #5, www.weedsandwildflowersdesign.com... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2012 at Chicken Scratch
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So I'm participating in Project Life and finished my week 1 layout last night. paper: Sweet & Simple #11, www.weedsandwildflowersdesign.com frames: Vintage Photo Frames No. 16 by Katie Pertiet, www.designerdigitals.com numbers: Sweet & Simple #2, www.weedsandwildflowersdesign.com labels: October 2008 Idea... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2012 at Chicken Scratch
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Last night I finished up the rest of my December Daily 2011 album. Yay! Day 13 Day 14 Day 15 (I was fairly certain I used a PageMaps sketch for this layout but I can't seem to find the link.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2012 at Chicken Scratch
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So I ran into a road block with my December Daily layouts. I would start a new layout and get stuck. I tried buying a new kit to work with to see if that would help and nothing. Tried templates... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2011 at Chicken Scratch
Yes, I did! I lightly traced a heart, took my paper piercer and poked holes along the heart, and then hand-stitched with embroidery thread. :)
Toggle Commented Dec 20, 2011 on Baby Footprints Frame at Chicken Scratch
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I found this recipe on Pinterest and knew right away I had to make it with candy cane Hershey Kisses (I love those Kisses... they are my Christmas crack!) Anyways, I couldn't find the round pretzels like she used so... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2011 at Chicken Scratch
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While browsing Pinterest one day, I came across these stars made from toilet paper tubes. I got an idea to add one more *ring* to make a snowflake. So I made 5 of these, strung them up on twine, and... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2011 at Chicken Scratch
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Earlier this fall, I submitted to a sketch call for Creating Keepsakes magazine and they chose my layout for the article! This is my first time having a layout published and also my first time in Creating Keepsakes magazine. I... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2011 at Chicken Scratch
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Warning: I'm getting on my soapbox this morning. ;) The internet is a wonderful tool for inspiration. From crafting to home decor to cooking, you can find gobs of inspiration and ideas. Websites and blogs share a wealth of ideas... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2011 at Chicken Scratch
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So the past 2-3 months I've been in a creating funk. No scrapping, no crafting, no home decor, no blogging, nothing! Well, December Daily started back up this month and I've gotten some mojo. :) Here are my first few... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2011 at Chicken Scratch
I used kraft scrapbook paper from Hobby Lobby. :)
Toggle Commented Oct 22, 2011 on Baby Footprints Frame at Chicken Scratch
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My sister, Brandi, had just rescued a kitten before she got sick with cancer in 1998. She named him Peewee and after she passed in 1999 my parents kept him. Today he went to heaven to be with Brandi. We've... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2011 at Chicken Scratch
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I got a little behind in sharing my 30 Days of Lists pages. Here are lists 13-21. List 13 List 14 List 15 List 16 List 17 List 18 List 19 List 20 List 21 Thanks for stopping by! Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2011 at Chicken Scratch
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My friend, Monica, has reopened her scrap site, Scrapfreak! She has a new format with the challenges and classes... everything is member-hosted. So I volunteered to host today's Freaky Friday challenge. Come check it out here and play along! Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2011 at Chicken Scratch
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The holiday season is coming up and I want new wreaths for my front door. I love wreaths anyways, but add in a holiday or season and it's even better! I've been pinning lots of wreath ideas... so much I... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2011 at Chicken Scratch
Wish I could fix it but all I can send is hugs and prayers. Love you, girl.
Toggle Commented Sep 27, 2011 on Dear Mom... at sweet nothings
Thanks, Robyn! I just used regular acrylic paint that you buy in the craft stores. :) Thanks for visiting my blog and be sure to link your project. I would love to see it! :) Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented Sep 18, 2011 on Baby Footprints Frame at Chicken Scratch
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My online friend, Kristina, does Pinspiration Thursdays on her blog and I thought I'd steal the idea. ;) Basically it's just me sharing some awesome inspiration from Pinterest. I love am totally ADDICTED to Pinterest! If you haven't heard of... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2011 at Chicken Scratch
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I finished up lists 7-12 today of my 30 Days of Lists project. List 7 List 8 List 9 List 10 List 11 List 12 Thanks for looking! Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2011 at Chicken Scratch