Archives for February 2010

LOTW 2/26

I was a bit of a slacker last week and didn’t get the LOTW added to the forum.  So this week is really Layout Of The Week(s) because I’m including the last 2 weeks.

IMPORTANT:  Because of the large number of LO’s I have opened the poll in the forum to allow you vote for more than 1!!

Let’s check out our nominees


LOTW 2/26 17


LOTW 2/26 16


LOTW 2/26 14


LOTW 2/26 13


LOTW 2/26 12


LOTW 2/26 10


LOTW 2/26 9


LOTW 2/26 11


LOTW 2/26 8


LOTW 2/26 5


LOTW 2/26  3


LOTW 2/26 2


LOTW 2/26 4


LOTW 2/26 1



LOTW 2/26 15


LOTW 2/26 6


LOTW 2/26 7

Now head over to the FORUM and vote!!

Forum down :)

Just letting you all know that the GingerScraps forum and Gallery will be down for a bit. We are doing a few upgrades :)

Fresh Baked 2-24!!

Hello my wonderful GingerScraps fans! :) I hope your all having a wonderful day!! :) We have some REALLY YUMMY Fresh Baked Goodies today!!! And the wonderful designer ModernJune has joined our family. Check out her lovely products… she is a great addition to out team!! :)

First up PhotoCowGirl has some more of her amazing templates….

Down the Line Templates

4 templates in PSD format. The perfect start to the perfect page. These templates have plenty of room to journal and make clustering a breeze.


From our in house glitter diva…. Gradient Glitter Grab Bag

If you love glitter, these Gradient Glitter Sheets are a must have! You’ll receive 10 different gradient glitter sheets – 12×12 size at 300dpi. You can use these in pretty much any program! Get them for only $3! CU Ok, please see item description in store for TOU before buying.




This Grab Bag add on was created to use with the Everyday Happenings Collab by Misty O’Brien and Spinky Dink Scraps. It includes 17 elements (4 of them are recolored) and 1 addt’l paper.
Each month I will be releasing little add ons to coordinate with this Project 365 kit so keep an eye out!
Right now you can get this Grab Bag for free when you buy the Everyday Happenings Kit! Just add both products to your cart and the discount will be deducted at checkout!

Layout by Lisa using Everyday Happenings Kit and Grab Bag Add On
(Template by PhotoCowGirl)


Layout created by Adriana using Everyday Happenings Kit and Grab Bag Add On


For all you Hot Moms out there- Scrappy Cocoa has this fun and funky kit for you!
Hot Moms Club

Just because we are hard working, mothers or women, doesn’t mean we cant still get our hot on! This is a fun, flirty, glittery kit that is perfect for letting you express your inner goddess and beauty! Kit includes 14 Patterned Papers, 5 Solid Papers, a Lower and Upper alpha and 39 elements  I had too much fun making the full kit that I had some left over to put in this adorable mini! It includes 5 papers, 11 Elements Free for 24 hours ONLY on my blog

Here are a few CT LO~



Jen- Graham Like The Cracker hasteamed up with Madame Wing to bring you the SUPER yummy collab- Sweet Spontaneity


Are you anxious for spring? We are, so Graham Like the Cracker and Madame Wing have collaborated to bring you a kit that is bright, full of flowers, climbing vines, rainbows, and laughter. There are 20 papers and 50 elements! The kit is $6








This cotton candy colored alpha will make your layouts as sweet as your photos. It contains upper and lower case letters as well as numbers. You will receive alpha sheets as well as individual .png files. $2


This bright and vivid glitter pack made by Wyld Web Designs coordinates perfectly with the Sweet Spontaneity collaboration from Graham Like the Cracker andMadame Wing. This product contains an .ASL file for use in Photoshop, as well as individual glitter sheets for use in other programs. $2.00


This is the complete Sweet Spontaneity collection. The kit, the alpha and the glitter styles in one convenient bundle. The bundle is only $8!


And now to introduce you to our newest GingerBread Lady- ModernJune!!!!
Dusty Rose


Dusty Rose is a girly but rustic kit, full of beautifully textured papers and unique elements to suit all your needs.

*20 papers  *43 elements  *2 alphas
Charmed Embrace


This kit has everything you need for rich LO’s full of deep colors and elements.

*18 papers  *37 elements  *3 alphas
Plucked Perfection


Looking for a fun playful harvest kit? Then Plucked Perfection is for you! From richly textured papers to fun elements you will find all you need for fun fall LO in this kit!

*24 papers  *36 elements  *3 alphas

October Haze


Want a more traditional harvest kit? Full of uniquely patterned papers and harvest elements you can scrap with this kit from Septemeber to Novemeber!

*22 papers  *60 elements  *4 alphas

Day Dreamer


Day Dreamer is a super whimiscal kit that has endless scrapping posibilities!

25 papers

58 elements

3 alphas



Pocket Full of Posies Duo QP Album by Teri Mayo and Modern June


Don’t have enough time to get a little album put together? Pocket Full of Posies is a versatile little AP Album that will make your project easy as can be. 9 beautiful QP with enough variety to keep your interest and plenty of empty space for you to personalize even more! Be sure to pick up the matching Pocket Full of Posies kit.


QP by CT Heather

Be sure to pick up the matching kit so that you can add your own personal touch to this album.



Look what DayBreak Scraps has for you today! Soo fun :)

Another Season

This pretty kit was inspired by the upcoming changing season, I love Spring. It would be good for baby layouts, Easter, nature, and so much more!
There are 14 papers created at 12×12 and 300 dpi with lots of texture and a little grunge.
There are 33 fun elements.
$5.00 with a 20% discount the day of release!!

And a little inspiration:




And Misty is donating all her proceeds to a cause nead and deal to her heart- TACA- Talk About Curing Autism.


And It is not to late to sign up for GingerScraps Scrapping Survivor!! Players and Sponsors-

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Be sure to go check out the amazing and still growing list of sponsors (listed on the Scrapping Survivor Blog)- this seasons prize package is going to be awesome!!!!

And if you want to sign up to be a Sponsor there is still time!!

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Challenge Spotlight – Feb. Word Lovers

I only got 1 comment from last weeks challenge spotlight. Bad news for the rest of ya, but great news to crinkletoast! You win my I’ve been framed 1 set. check your Gingerscraps inbox for the link.

Ready for the spotlight? Julie’s Feb. Word Lovers! This is for you word art lovers like myself.  And of course the month of February is dedicated to LOVE! So show those Layouts with Love word art!

Here’s a couple examples from some of our Gingersnaps:

by azjakes

by azjakes


by sladd79054

by sladd79054

 there’s so many more, but you can just go look for yourself.  Now for some fun! If you post the link to your LO in the gallery and post it in a comment here. Next week I’ll randomly select one and that person will win a prize from ME! (Harmonystar). CT & those who have already done the challenge are elligable. Let me see those comments!

And of course you can always check out Julie’s  past Word Lovers challenges.

Upcoming Speed Scraps

This week we’ve got TWO speed scraps on the schedule for you! We’d love to see you at both :-) First up is Misty with a Speed Scrap on Tuesday, February 23rd (at 4PM Pacific time, 3pPM Mountain, 2 PM Central, 1pm Eastern). Then on Thursday, February 25th is an evening Speed Scrap with Rachel (at 630PM Pacific, 730PM Mountain , 830PM Central, 930pm Eastern). Both of our gracious hosts are sure to have prizes to delight you!

Here’s a shout out to honor some of our recent Speed Scrap participants!






Fresh Baked 2-17!!

We have some oh soooo delicious goodies for you all today!!!!! :)

Here is a new duo out this week!


Pocket Full of Posies Duo by Teri Mayo and Modern June is a fun filled kit that is perfect for scrapping any time of the year. From the richly textured papers to the abundance of colors in this kit, you will find this a perfect combination. Filled with playful patterns and unique elements, stuffed with flowers and goodies galore. Throw in an alpha or two and you will find yourselves with a “Pocket Full of Posies”.

This kit includes:  *33 papers  *50 elements  *2 alphas  *1 set of numbers  *$5.50

By CT Amy!

By CT Amy!

By CT Shauna!


Safe Harbor by Daybreak Scraps


Do you love the ocean and lighthouses and all that goes with it? This kit will help you make lots of beautiful layouts about your vacation memories or just about any other kind of layout.

There are 12 gorgeous and nicely textured papers created at 12×12 and 300dpi.
There are 31 fun elements to decorate your pages!

P.S I Love You by Scrappy Cocoa


Here is a sweet Valentine’s Kit full of love. Inspired by the Beatles song PS I Love you, this kit is perfect to scrap all those tender moment with your loved ones with out being too mushy or flashy. Kit has 12 papers, full glitter alpha, and 31 Elements Here are a few CT LO



***** PLUS there is a BONUS glitter Word Art sheet included in your down load!*****



Set of 7 patterned CU overlays. No credit required but it’s always appreciated! $5


Fresh from the Geek Labs this week is Little Man!

20% off today only, plus be sure to check the freebies section in the store for a little something from me!


and also some inspiration from some super talented CT members!

Layout by Cheryl (nativescrapper)

Layout by Colleen (leeners5)


Layout by Jamie (CupcakeJamie)


Statements by Jodi is having a CT call!






Challenge Spotlight – Feb. Page Recipe

So sorry I missed ya all yesterday. I was busy doing my special Valentine’s dinner for my hubby. I was a baking machine! Anyway here I am to give the prize to our winner of last weeks challenge spotlight. and the winner is……..LuLutoo! Yay! Did you like the neon alpha? Hope so cause here ya go! check your pm at Gingerscraps. :) Thanks everyone who commented. I actually got to put more than 3 numbers in my random generatoer. :)

Now on to our spotlight! Becka’s Feb. Page Recipe!  In the page recipe challenge Becka gives you 5 “ingrediants” for your page then you build your page around those required things. It’s a fantastic way to break out of scrapping slumps!

Here’s Becka’s recipe this month:
1 wordart
2 pictures – framed, unframed, blended – it’s up to you!
3 papers – the background paper is one, others can be layered like paper strips, squares, or circles
4 fasteners – staples, buttons, stitches, etc
5 different elements but one of them has to be a heart (in honor of Valentine’s Day)

Here’s her beautiful layout she gave as an example:

By Becka

By Becka

(aren’t you always blown away by Becka’s Layouts?!? I sure am!)

Here’s a few more from our Ginger Snaps:

by blessedby3qtz

by blessedby3qtz

by sladd79054

by sladd79054

by missdamsel

by missdamsel

Looks fun doesn’t it! Go check it out! And of course if you post the link to your LO in the gallery and post it in a comment here. Next week I’ll randomly select one and that person will win a prize from ME! (Harmonystar). CT & those who have already done the challenge are elligable. Let me see those comments!

And of course you can always check out Becka’s  past recipe challenges.


Get your Speed Scrap pants on!

This week we’ve got a few evening Speed Scraps lined up for you. Please join us in the SS forum on Wednesday for a SS with Jodi at 9pm EST,  Thursday with Adriana at 8pm EST, and Barbara at 10pm EST. Who doesn’t love a challenge?!

Check out some of the beautiful layouts from last weeks Speed Scraps!




LOTW 2/12

It’s time to check out our LOTW nominees for this week!

LOTW 2/12 10

LOTW 2/12 9

LOTW 2/12 6

LOTW 2/12 8

LOTW 2/12 7

LOTW 2/12 5

LOTW 2/12 4

LOTW 2/12 3

LOTW 2/12 1

And, of course, our LOTW wouldn’t be complete without some honorable mentions for some of our own.

LOTW 2/12 11

LOTW 2/12 2

Now head on over to the forum and VOTE!


Survivor Season 2 is here!

This year we are going on a Scrappin’ Safari!  Click the ad to be taken to sign ups!


And for you designers out there, if you would like to be a sponsor of this year’s Scrappin Survivor check out the following ad.  Click ad to be taken to the forum.


Would you like to join the Ginger Scraps team?  Would you like to be a Snickerdoodle or a Sugar Cookie?  Click the ads to be taken to the forum.

snickerdoodlecall[1]_thumb[1]Ad Reads:
Snickerdoodles Call
Ginger Scraps is looking for a great team to promote the site and designer products.
Twitter: must have 30 followers and be a follower of Ginger Scraps, tweet about site sales and events once per week
Facebook: be a fan of Ginger Scraps and post site sales and events once per week
Blog: post on your personal blogs twice per month about site sales and events
Maintain friendship with Ginger Scraps at Digiscrap Friends
Give out RAKS and promote Ginger Scraps whenever possible
Snickerdoodles will receive a $10 gift card to the Ginger Scraps store each month (no CU)
All interested applicants send an email with the subject Snickerdoodle to Include links to your Facebook and Twitter accounts along with a little bio about yourself and the list of teams you are currently on.
Call ends February 16th


Ad Reads:
Sugar Cookies Call
Ginger Scraps is starting a praise team and we need some Sugar Cookies to spread some sweetness!
Leave meaningful comments in the gallery
Participate in the Ginger Scraps forum
Spread the sweetness of our site to the digi community
Sugar Cookies will receive 1 FREE kit of their choice for every 200 comments left. You are asked to create on layout with the kit.
All interested applicants send an email with the subject Sugar Cookie to Include links, a little about yourself along with a list of teams you are currently on and why you’d like to join the team!
Call ends February 16th!