As you may know, I've been partaking in the Studio Calico Design School Class and well, it's got me inspired over here! Combining two challenges–typography and pattern–I made this scrapbook layout titled 'Work' with a hand-lettered background which incorporated my large title as well. Keep reading to see how I did it and to see more details about this page!
Hey guys! If you're lacking some inspiration, step on down and check out this week's mood board! Soft pinks make this feminine palette come to life with a well balanced black and white portion for contrast. Think strong geometrics paired with quirky artistic touches and call me inspired. Check out all the details and sources below!
Hey guys! I'm back today sharing two projects I've made for the release of Kellie Stamps' new digital (and physical) stamp set called 'EAT MORE CAKE'. This stamp set is perfect for celebrating birthdays (which I've showcased here) but also many other occasions! Check out how I used these stamps on a matching card and cake topper!
Hi guys! I'm back this week sharing a layout that's all about the sparkle! Using some stamping, transparency and sequins paired with a full page background image, I was able to achieve a fun layout with this page 'happy right now'. Check out the details below!
Hey there lovelies! I'm back this week sharing a layout titled 'LOVING' featuring my lovely nephew from our most recent outing in NYC. This layout was inspired by the class I'm taking over at Studio Calico called 'Design School' and it's really been inspiring me to remember that scrapbooking isn't much different than graphic design. I've finally realized that it's totally awesome to approach my layouts how I would approach a task at work and this is helping me find new sources of inspiration and excitement to create. I'm finally feeling some mojo and have kicked the lull of inspiration to the curb – thanks Studio Calico! This layout is a simple take on scrapbooking using a full page image as the background and a boat load of sequins to create movement and interest throughout the page. Check out all the details below!
HI GUYS! I'M BACK TODAY WITH THE AWAITED AUGUST SHOP UPDATE - GET READY TO GO ELEMENTARY! THIS MONTH I'M RELEASING A PHYSICAL KIT TITLED 'ELEMENTARY' AND IT'S ALL ABOUT GOING BACK TO SCHOOL – OR WORK – IN A RETRO MANNER! FUN COLORS, RETRO VIBES, QUIRKY PRINTS – YOU CAN'T GO WRONG. CHECK IT OUT BELOW OR HEAD TO THE SHOP TO SEE THE KIT - OR PURCHASE IT IN FULL.
Hey lovely readers! I'm happy to have you here today to take a peek at the August Kit Sneaks! Today I'm sharing a sneaky peak at one of the 9x12 papers which I've used in a layout titled 'Blast' and then another look into some of the journaling cards that will come in the kit! The theme and inspiration for this kit is retro back to school and it will be called 'Elementary' in the shop launch on August 16th so be sure to check back then for a view of the whole kit! Check out my layout using the kit below and drop any questions or comments! I'd love to hear your thoughts on the colors and contents you see below!
Hi guys! I'm here today sharing a fun layout titled 'Adventure' and this layout is ALL about the title. I've used an oversized title as well as some digital prowess to create this fun layout where my photo is a cutout of myself and interacts with my title. Check out the layout and all the details below!
Hey guys! I'm back this wonderful Monday sharing another Monday Mood Board and this week, it's the inspiration for the August Kit for The Paper Curator Shop launching August 16th! It's back to school season and what better to celebrate! Now you may be saying, hey, I'm not in school anymore and that's A-Okay. This kit is perfect for anyone who loves learning, has a love of desk accessories, or has good taste in color palettes–trust me! Check out the inspiration and sources below and be sure to check the shop on the 16th for the update.
Hey guys! I'm back this week sharing a little layout I like to call 'Smile'. It's a really simple grid layout with a beautiful color palette using cards from various A Beautiful Mess Messy Boxes that I snagged recently during their big sale. I absolutely love their kits but I just can't think about another subscription month to month so instead, I snagged some of my favorites from their past kits during their big sale and I'm super pleased! I used different 3x3 cards surrounding a photo of my nephew that I trimmed down to fit the center 3" wide space. The title card I grabbed from their March kit with the word 'smile' on it and I finished it off with a wood veneer ampersand from Studio Calico.
Hey all! I'm back this week with another installation of Monday Mood Boards and this week we're getting super summery! Check out what's been inspiring me lately below!
Hi guys! Today I'm sharing a layout using the newest release from Kellie Stamps – a digital stamp set called 'Outdoorsy'! For this layout, I used a full background photo in black and white for the page To make it dynamic, I took the digital outdoor icon-like stamps from the kit and laid them on top of some watercolor strokes. For the title, I grabbed the sticker phrase 'wild & free' from Little Lamm & Co's 'Cheeky' kit and paired that with a label and date stamp in the bottom right corner. Check it out below!
Hey guys! I'm finally finished with my Week in the Life album for 2016! It took longer than I expected to finish but I'm totally loving the result! Check out the video below for a full walkthrough of the album and down below for the products I used.
Hey guys! I'm back this week with a brand new mood board to share! This soft color palette packs a punch with typography and texture. Check it out (with all the sources) linked below!
Hey lovely readers! I'm so glad you've stopped by! Today I'm sharing a little 9" x 12" layout titled 'Beautiful'. It's a title based layout with some gouache to add a punch. Check out the layout and details below!