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Lisa Dickinson
raising hell since 1971.
Interests: photography <br> scrapbooking <br> running <br> interior design <br> reading <br>
Recent Activity
Hello there! I'm excited to share a new cut file in my etsy shop today....but not quite as excited as I am to see the AC repairman so I can quit sweating profusely while sitting at my computer. Ah, summer!... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2021 at Gettin' By
I'm back today with another layout using the SCT delivered kit, Beautiful Blooms! I've incorporated one of my favorite techniques - a circle frame - using the exclusive floral cut files that come with the kit. They make it easy... Continue reading
Posted May 24, 2021 at Gettin' By
The newest SCT delivered kit, Beautiful Blooms, was a welcome sight in my mailbox, with it's happy spring palette and abundance of florals! And I continue to find inspiration in it (since Colorado has decided to make May one of... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2021 at Gettin' By
Since my past few posts here have been all about the circles, I figured it was time to give other shapes some equal time! So today I'm taking a different angle...the triangle that is! S U P P L I... Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2021 at Gettin' By
Looking for a simple way to use up some paper scraps and create a super cute layout? How about a bubble border! This easy technique is a great way to draw attention to a photo and I love the fun... Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2021 at Gettin' By
ha! yes! I collect alphabet mugs, and this is one of them :) Thanks for stopping by!
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It’s always a fantastic mail day when SCT magazine arrives in my mailbox and I was so excited to curl up with a big cup of coffee to peruse through the gorgeous pages of the winter issue. There's just something... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2021 at Gettin' By
While I typically work with 4x6 (and smaller) photos on my scrapbook pages, there are some photos that just need to be enlarged! Our annual family photo shoot usually yields some great shots from a professional photographer, and I always... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2021 at Gettin' By
I'm a self-proclaimed font geek, so when my assignment for the winter issue of SCT involved incorporating numbers in a layout, I may have spent an entire day browsing font libraries to find the perfect bold, curvy type to showcase... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2021 at Gettin' By
Thanks so much dear!
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It's no secret I can't scrapbook without my trusty die cutter, the Silhouette Cameo, and I rarely create a page without it! When I first started scrapbooking, I used to hand-cut pieces from patterned paper, or trace stencils to cut... Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2021 at Gettin' By
One of my favorite techniques for framing one or two photos is a large circle, and I've created these frames from stickers, die cuts, punched patterned papers and more. But since a circle frame is a lot like a wreath,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2021 at Gettin' By
I've gotten questions about using a grid framework for a layout when your photos are different sizes or orientations - and YES it's totally possible to create a grid with a mix of photos! The layout I'm sharing today is... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2021 at Gettin' By
If you're at all familiar with my scrap style, you know I create LOTS of grid-based layouts. And yes, nine-square grids seem to be especially popular with the voices inside my head. But despite the fact that about every other... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2021 at Gettin' By
Hey there and happy 2021! Tis' the season for organization and de-cluttering, so today I'm sharing layout that will help you do just that! If you have kids in school, you know the amount of paper and projects that come... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2021 at Gettin' By
The Christmas countdown is nearing it's end - are you ready?!? I'm spending the day wrapping gifts and am currently getting fueled up for this marathon session by sipping an egg nog latte and perusing my options for Christmas movies... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2020 at Gettin' By
Happy Friday! Let's kick off the weekend with a holiday layout AND another giveaway, shall we? Today I've got my go-to layout design to share with you and if you've been following for any amount of time, you know that... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2020 at Gettin' By
Hello friends! Yesterday I sat smugly in my studio sipping coffee and browsing blogs, reveling in the fact that MY CHRISTMAS SHOPPING WAS DONE! This is a feat that has never happened prior to December 24, and I was darn... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2020 at Gettin' By
It's the season of giving, and it's also been FOREVER since I've hosted a giveaway here on the blog, so today I'm kicking off the first of many holiday giveaways! Up for grabs today is the newest SCT Delivered Kit,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 14, 2020 at Gettin' By
We've had a long and luxurious fall here in Colorado and I’m reveling in what is always my favorite season. The crisp air, falling leaves, seasonal drinks, cozy scarves.....give me all the fall! And beyond the cooler temperatures and beautiful... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2020 at Gettin' By
Is it too early for Christmas-themed posts?! I don't plan on doing any holiday decorating, shopping or baking until well after Thanksgiving, but my stack of Christmas layouts is sitting here begging to be shared. And I always listen to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 9, 2020 at Gettin' By
I'm a fan of double-page layouts for the simple fact that they can hold a bunch more photos (and isn't preserving all those scenes the main reason we scrapbook??) One of my favorite two-page techniques is to select a series... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2020 at Gettin' By
I know Halloween is this Saturday, but I still haven't gotten my lazy butt in gear to decorate for fall. Don't get me wrong - it's my favorite time of year - and I actually had plans to doll up... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2020 at Gettin' By
Board games and jigsaw puzzles have definitely made a resurgence in popularity due to quarantine, and our household is no exception! We've been breaking out old favorites like Scattergories, Monopoly, and the many versions of Trivial Pursuit collected over the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2020 at Gettin' By
thanks so much Julie! I’ll be adding new things to the shop more regularly now, but I usually give everyone a head up here on the blog!
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