Yearly Archives: 2017

35 posts

remembering my Mum

Remembering My Mum

This is a digital scrapbook page I intended to to make. I expected it to be fun, another page my Mum might pin to her […]

Scrapbook 2017 project Weeks 37 to 42

Scrapbook 2017 | Weeks 37-42

My focus on Silhouette Studio tutorial videos and making Christmas Cards hasn’t stopped my scrapbook 2017 project quietly progressing. I have the same problem as […]

Traveler's Notebook Cover - Silhouette Print and Cut Project

Silhouette Studio Fun

This week I’ve had Silhouette Studio fun, practicing my drawing skills. It all started with finding JamesLukeBurkeCreative on YouTube. I love watching people sketch, paint […]

weeks 27 -36 scrapbook pages update |

Scrapbook 2017 | Weeks 27-36

It’s time for a Scrapbook 2017 pages update, and I have to admit that I have not been good at taking photos. Not a lot […]

new life for old photos paintshop pro video process

New Life For Old Photos Process Video

Today’s video challenge: is there new life for old photos? It depends; how’s that for sitting on the fence? There are some old photos that […]

Scrapbook | Project Life Weeks 16 to 26

Scrapbook 2017 | Weeks 16-26

I’ve been so busy with videos and cards lately I forgot to share my weekly pages. Scrapbook 2017 Weeks 16 to 26 are here; yes, […]

perfect prints every time |

Perfect Prints Every Time | Video

In this PaintShop Pro video I address a common problem; how to get perfect prints every time when it comes to size. I often see […]

father's day card challenge 2017 |

Father’s Day Card Challenge 2017

Katherine, my friend, once again keeps me busy, this time with a Father’s Day card challenge. I have a Pinterest board called Can I Make […]

Bee Happy At Home |

Bee Happy At Home | Vector Drawing

Sitting in our garden yesterday evening with a glass of wine we notice bees hovering around the space between our kitchen and bathroom windows.They seem […]

We R memory Keepers Cinch Binding Tool

It’s A Cinch!

My first time using the We R Memory Keepers Cinch binder has me hooked. I can honestly say “It’s a Cinch!” to use, and I […]

Jigsaw Tag Teacher Thank You | Silhouette Cameo

Jigsaw Tag Teacher Thank You

I do wonder if should share this video, the quality is decidedly shoddy. Oh well, in for a penny, in for a pound. This week […]

Week In The Life 2017 | photobook

Week In The Life™ 2017

I started Week In The Life™ 2017 unprepared; no plan, no page templates, no theme or ideas at all. By Wednesday, when I pull a […]

Scrapbook 2017 | Weeks 14 & 15

Photos for scrapbook 2017 weeks 14 & 15 are few. I forget to take the ordinary snaps; I may not go out much, my life […]

Card In A Box | No. 1

I like a challenge. When I saw Birthday Card in a Box from Kara at I fancied giving it a try. There’s just one […]

Scrapbook 2017 progress | Weeks 4 to 13

Scrapbook 2017 – Weeks 4-13

Good grief, how did I forget to post my Scrapbook 2017 progress? I made all the photos ready to upload and everything. Admittedly, while busy […]

happy easter bottoms up | card-making with PaintShop Pro and the Silhouette Cameo

Happy Easter, Bottoms Up!

Cheers, Happy Easter, bottoms up everyone! No, I’m not on the bubbly stuff, I’m happy with my work today. I’m teaching my friend (hello Katherine!) […]

Silhouette print and cut project | Mother's Day 2017

Two Cards for Mother’s Day | 2017

Two cards for Mother’s Day 2017, and I wonder, “Why do I only find inspiration to make something when there’s an event looming?” I tell […]

PaintShop pro Process Video | Valentine Card

Process Video | Valentine Card

Welcome to my first PaintShop Pro process video where I recreate the Valentine card from last week’s project. Goodness, it’s taken me a few days […]

Get Ready For Valentine's Day |

Get Ready For Valentine’s Day

I don’t get ready for Valentine’s Day early, it creeps up on me with surprising speed.  This year my friend Katherine wanted to make a […]

My 2016 Photobook Love Story |

Photobook Love 2016 Edition

Happy New Year! I hope 2017 treats you kindly and may you be as lucky as me and discover Photobook Love. You may remember I […]