Monday, July 25, 2011

KIU July Challenge

this month I made sure I found time to create a LO for KIU ..
we had to take our inspiration from a gorgeous photo of cupcakes ( below )
I just adored these colours and had such fun with this page ..
pop over to KIU and see details and all the amazing inspiring art.. click HERE to see more.

the chippies ..
white frame, alphas and small key are from Imaginarium designs..
click HERE to see more yummies.

above is our inspiration photo .. don't ya just love the soft colours ???

thanks for dropping by my blog where I share my creations with you ..
I love reading all your wonderful comments .. thank you so much .
with lots of hugz, love and laughter .
Heather x

Saturday, July 23, 2011


Today was our annual ALL DAY SCRAP at Seriously Scrapbooking...a roaring success!!
4 PROJECTS, a beautiful gift for everybody, and an absolutely delicious morning tea and lunch... with lots of fun and laughter thrown in ..
teaching 85 people is both challenging and fulfilling ...
the kits are very well prepared and detailed making it easier to teach and everyone can complete each project..
Jane, Nat, Steph and I all created a project EACH and below is my effort..
of course my page is starring my beautiful Grand daughter Ella ..
the chippies are from Imaginarium designs .. click HERE to be inspired ..

we had people attending from far and wide .. as far as Queensland, Claire Valley, Kangaroo Island and of course our beautiful loyal locals ...
thanks to all who helped TO MAKE IT SUCH FABULOUS DAY ..
thanks go to Meg, Julie, Jane and anyone else who cooked up a storm for us .. a yummy, yummy spread ... thanks girls xoxoxoxo

thanks so much to everybody who attended ... a fun day was had by all.

love and laughter
heather x

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Memory Journal

this journal is posted over at my "ART AND SOUL" blog
click HERE to see inside .

thanks for looking .. pop over to my ART AND SOUL blog to have a look inside.
click HERE to see more
love and laughter Heather x

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

sneak peek ???

what is this ???

pop over to my ART and SOUL blog to see MORE !!!!
click HERE to see
love and laughter Heather x

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Once upon a ... sketch

AND "PURPLE PUMPKIN" ... GUEST DESIGNER CALL.. just link up your fave LO and be in the competition with a chance of winning a guest Designer spot ..woohoo!!!

July 15th sketch is up at OUAS... and it is gorgeous ...
the journalling CRITERIA is to use a quote on your LO ...
and as an extra you can choose to write why you chose this quote between the lines if you desire ... it is up to you..

I used the divine flowers from Manor House HERE to see the beauty.
and the chippies are from Imaginarium designs.
click HERE to be inspired..

Pop over to the OUAS blog and and see all the wonder and divine work the DT and Guest designers have for you .. you will find it sooooooooo inspiring and there are also wonderful prizes up for grabs ..
click HERE to see the details and inspiration ..

here is the fantastic sketch by the multi talented Nadia Cannizzo.

there is a fabulous competition over at PURPLE PUMPKIN to be considered for a Guest designer spot .. woo hoo !!!
click HERE to pop over to the site and see all the details ..

thanks for dropping by my little blog and for all your love and support ..
I love all the encouraging words you leave me .. they make my day .
love and laughter
Heather x

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

I found a great quote

and you can see what I did with it over at my other blog .. ART AND SOUL .. click HERE

click HERE to see more .
thanks for taking the time and popping over to say hello
I am truly grateful for all your encouraging words and support .
love and laughter Heather x

Sunday, July 10, 2011

childhood memories in a box ...

just a glimpse of my project ...
more shots of the inside pages and a journey back to part of my early childhood over at my other blog "ART AND SOUL"
click HERE to see more....

thanks for droppin by my little blog ..
if you liked my project and want to see more inside pages they are at my ART AND SOUL blog ..
click HERE to see ..
with lots of love and laughter from me .. xoxox

Friday, July 8, 2011

Bird is the word -- HOPE

over at " Bird is the word" this week the word is - HOPE - click HERE to see all the wonder, inspiration and details over at the site .. you will love it .

I used a dark background for a change...
with the gorgeous Bo-Bunny and Prima papers....
and of course the chippies from Imaginarium designs .. I am a little addicted to these chippies ..LOL click HERE to be inspired .

I must say I am very happy with this LO and it was one of those times when everything just flowed and went together very quickly and easily .. LOVE it when that happens.
I did a meditation before I began creating .. I was in a really good space ..

thanks for popping by my blog where I share my creativity and playtime ..
wishing you all a fun weekend
love and laughter .. Heather x

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

my mixed media blog -- Brand New !!

hey wanna check out my new mixed media blog ??
where I'll be sharing mixed media stuff, my sketches, mini books, cards, textiles etc. a sneak peek below ..

I will still have my "MAIN BLOG" here,---
" my new one is a second one for more playing " LOL !!!!
click HERE to check it out

thanks for checking my new blog out guys ..
love some feedback and I would soooooooooooooo adore you being a follower .
lots of love and hugz from me xoxo

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Card and a Half challenge.

this week I decided to design a card and join in the fun over at "Card and a half" challenge site created by the gorgeous Helen Jolly ...
the criteria is to create a card which includes a creature .. a bird, a cat, a butterfly, giraffe, elephant or anything you desire ..
click HERE to see all the details .

here is my take on the challenge ..
I used a circular frame and a yummy chippie butterfly by IMAGINARIUM DESIGNS

thanks for droppin' by and looking at my little blog where I share my creativity.
all the comments you leave me are just wonderful ..
each and everyone of you are so very special ..
take care and big hugz
Heather x

Friday, July 1, 2011

Scrap for Help..July challenge

over at "Scrap for Help" this month the re-cycled criteria is to use some empty wrapping on the project .. eg. empty soap box, chocolates, etc anything that is used as a wrapping..
the theme is FRIENDSHIP ..
follow the beautiful sketch created by the "MEGA" talented Nadia Cannizzo.

I recreated a chocolate wrapped in black and white paper.. there is a close up in the third photo below .. to be inspired and see what the talented Designers have for you click HERE

I found some gourmet "chocies" in black and white wrapping..
so I chose to recreate a chocolate on my page ..
adding a rose, black ties and a tag...

thanks for popping by and leaving me so much louvvvvveeeee in the form of beautiful comments ... I adore reading them ..
enjoy your day .. big hugz
Heather x

White with One

JULY --- White with ONE ---
first of all I want to say a big thank you to Mel for believing in me and inviting me to be on the team .. I feel very honoured.. it is such a fabulous site with extremely talented team HERE to see all the wonderful inspiring art.
the criteria this month is .. WHITE, AQUA/TEAL AND CHIPBOARD.
this is one of my very fave colours to scrap with it ..
I used the Imaginarium chippies..
Butterfly, flourish, title ( LOVE )
and the scalloped border.
click HERE to be inspired.

thanks for droppin' by and leaving some louvvvee for me .
your comments make my day ..
have a fun weekend and enjoy what ever you have planned.
big hugz Heather xox