*LOOKING FOR THE BLOG PARTY FREEBIE?* Scroll down a few posts, I’ve been blogging a lot today :)!!!
Wow, there are already TEN challenges going on at Prima Hybrid right now! They are such beautiful and inspiring projects – I want to try them ALL :).
Here’s my first one (of two): Hybrid Layout Challenge: Grow!!
Trust me, it’s an easy one! And each challenge has a winner, so your chances of winning some Prima Hybrid digital AND physical goodies are very high :)!!! Please check it out, I’m so excited to see what you make!!
Here’s my layout for the challenge:
*Click Here For Credits*
January 13, 2008
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There is a brand new online scrapbooking magazine coming out this Tuesday, January 15th, called Bella Scraps! I’m looking forward to seeing the first issue for several reasons: 1) As you know, I love scrapbooking inspiration, and I think Bella Scraps will be packed with it! 2) I *believe* there will be an article in this magazine about that secret I have been dying to share with you… 3) I’m pretty sure I will be featured in this issue too :).
If you are interested in subscribing, even for just one issue, I highly suggest you do it BEFORE the first issue is released on the 15th! Everyone who subscribes early will get a special prize package of free digital scrapbooking supplies AND you will have the chance to win one of MANY prizes donated by lots of great designers like Shabby Princess, Meredith Fenwick, Shabby Miss Jenn, Heather Ann Meltzer, Gina Miller, Jofia, the list goes on! Even my Layered Shape Templates are on the prize list :). Click here for more details.
December 12, 2007
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Cool, huh? I’m soooooo happy the Weeds and Wildflowers Site CT made all these great quick pages with the fabulous Wildflower Holiday Collection!! I had planned on making a quick album with it to sell in the store, but I never had time. Now you can get a whole album full of quick pages, AND they’re FREE!! Each freebie quick page is only up for one day, so remember to keep checking back at The Meadow so you don’t miss out on any of the goodies!! OK, I’ve gotta run over there and grab today’s quick page, by Annie, before it’s too late :)!!
November 16, 2007
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I reeeeeeeeally want a Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR camera!!! I LOVE Canon. My parents gave me a Canon Sure Shot point and shoot film camera in 2000, then my husband got me a Canon PowerShot digital point and shoot in 2004, which I broke, so we upgraded to the PowerShot A85, which is what I still have right now. Now, don’t get me wrong, it is a nice camera. But it only has 4 mega pixels, and now that Gabe is a toddler, he’s moving around pretty fast and I’m finding it very difficult to get good photos of him with the camera I have right now. The Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR would change all that!!! I can only imagine the wonderful photos that would grace my scrapbook pages if I had an awesome camera like that. I might even get some shots worthy of framing in all my vacant photo frames waiting to be hung on my bare walls :)! Oh I want that camera soooooo bad!!!
Anyway, that’s why I was so excited to find out about this contest. For each day I enter a digital scrapbook page into the contest, using products from pcLayers.com, I get another “ticket” in the raffle to win the camera. Oh how happy I would be!!! Plus there are lots of other fantastic prizes for the actual contest too! Check it out: Click here to read about the contest at pcLayers.com!
I have been entering a page every day since I found out about the contest, let’s see how long I can keep it up :)! I even won a $10 gift card to pcLayers for displaying their contest blinkie, fun fun! Here is a slide show of the pages I’ve made for the contest:
You should join in the fun too (but if you win the camera, you can give it to me for Christmas, okay?)!
November 3, 2007
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If you haven’t already explored the world of digital scrapbooking, today is a great day to start!! In honor of Digital Scrapbooking Day there are TONS of sales and events going on :). I could never list them all, but there are lots of announcements being made in the special DSD section at DST!
Sales at Weeds and Wildflowers!!
There are so many products on sale at the Weeds and Wildflowers Shoppe, including my Layered Shape Templates: Autumn Set, for 20% off (see examples here).
AND, check this out, from Weeds and Wildflowers!
Also, if you haven’t already, you need to go enter to win one of these awesome prizes at the celebration here at Scrapbook Ideas (you have until tomorrow!):
Here’s the freebie I’m giving to everyone who enters :)!
November 1, 2007
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I have some some AWESOME news!!!!
Shutterfly has contributed FOUR 20 Page 12×12 Memory books as prizes for our 100th post celebration!!! Wow, I’m blown away by their generosity, THANKS Shutterfly!!! I just LOVE these photos books by Shutterfly – I have made one 8×8 book, and two 8.5×11 books so far and I’m currently working on my first 12×12 :). I love how my digital scrapbook pages look printed out – it’s SO much better than looking at them on the computer screen! Plus they will be something that will be cherished by our family for years to come. If you’re not a digital scrapbooker, don’t worry! The books come with LOTS of pre-made styles – all you have to do is add your photos :).
Enter to Win:
In order to be entered to win one of these great Shutterfly Photo Books, or one of the other awesome prizes (listed below), just share a scrapbook idea with us by leaving a comment on the page called “Celebration Details” by Sunday, November 4th. You will also get a little digital freebie from me just for entering :). If you’ve already entered to win one of the other prizes, you don’t have to enter again. PLEASE NOTE: Only comments left on the Celebration Details page will be entered to win, and they MUST contain a scrapbook idea!
FOUR winners will each receive a 12×12, 20 page Memory Book ($54.99 value)!
Shabby Princess: $20 Gift Card to The Shabby Shoppe
ChereKaye: $15 gift card to her store at FPD
Weeds and Wildflowers: $10 Gift Card to the Weeds and Wildflowers Shoppe
Shabby Miss Jenn: Kit of Your Choice from SMJ Designs
Jeannie Papai: Kit of Your Choice
Holley VanDenBerg: Lottie’s Trunk Kit Plus Stamps
Also, here are some prizes from me :):
8×8 Scrapbook Album and Posies
Paper Crafts Remodeled
The Joy of Card Making
October 29, 2007
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Yay, I’ve reached 100 posts!! What a fun milestone for Scrapbook Ideas!
I love learning about scrapbooking, and I’m discovering new things all the time. My goal here at Scrapbook Ideas has been to share what I learn with the the general public, it’s my way of giving back to a community that has given me so much :).
So I thought a fun reward for my latest milestone would be to hear from my readers for a change! All I’m asking is that you leave a comment on the Celebration Details! page sharing a scrapbooking idea or inspiration. Everyone who participates will receive my latest FREEBIE, Trashy Flowers (click image for larger view), plus you have a chance to win one of the awesome prizes (click here to see the prize list)!
I really hope you join in :)! Click here for the celebration details!
October 26, 2007
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Scrapbook Ideas is about to reach a new milestone – post number 100!!!!
To celebrate, I will be having a special event starting next week – you won’t want to miss it, because there will be lots of awesome PRIZES, and I’m going to keep things simple, so anyone who participates could be a winner!!!!!!!!
Here is the list of prize contributors that are lined up (more to come): Shabby Princess, Weeds and Wildflowers, Shabby Miss Jenn, Jeannie Papai, ChereKaye, Holley VanDenBerg, plus I will be donating some non-digital prizes as well! If you have something you’d like to contribute (especially non-digital), please let me know asap, via the contact form on my about page!
The Autumn Set is now available at Weeds and Wildflowers Design! Here’s a slide show of ideas for using these templates:
I also spotted this super cute page by Sarah, which uses the pumpkin template - I LOVE the way she put this page together, and the poem is just perfect!!! *click here to see the page credits and leave her some love*