Archives for July 7, 2010

Fresh Baked! 7-7-10

Hello scrappers! I hope you all had a wonderful holiday weekend! I sure did 🙂 My sister had a big BBQ and then we all went down to the lake to watch the fireworks. I think I will have to squeeze in some scrapping time!! I have some wonderful photos – and last week TWO perfect kits came out that I have been dieing to play with  GingerScraps Backyard BBQ and Independence by Kathy Winters Designs.

Here is a photo of me and my kiddos 🙂 Getting ready for the fireworks show to begin.

Aren’t our headbands cute! My sister Julie made them…. she should totally do a craft day on the blog with instructions!! She made the flowers out of duct tape- they are so cool!!

OK so here are the two kits I wanna play with- I just had to do a little plug for them 🙂 Then I will get on to the new goodies for the week.

GingerScraps Backyard BBQ

It’s summertime and the living is easy!

The designers at GingerScraps have had fun with this month’s collab “Backyard BBQ” It’s a perfect blend for all of those hot summer days spent hanging out in your own backyard, or with your friends and family at theirs. Perfect for those family reunions too. This kit has it all, From Dad’s grillin’ to just playing with an old fashioned waterhose. It is a sure fire winner!

Includes: *59 Papers  *75 Elements  *6 Alphas  *Glitter – Style and sheets  *Full Word Art Set- 7 pieces  *CU template set  *Cardstock Style

And don’t forget….For the month of July any purchase over $10.00 you will receive a coupon to get this kit for only $1.00!
Please give 48 hours- as coupons have to be e-mailed to you manually.

And here is one more look at Independence by Kathy Winters Designs

Let’s hear it for the Red, White and Blue! This kit has been re-tooled and brought back to life as a new kit just in time for your Independence Day celebrations or other patriotic moments you need to scrap. The kit contains 14 papers and 50 elements in festive colors and nice textures with a bit of a vintage flair. Have fun, play around and see where your creativity takes you.

Now on to the new goodies…..

Looking for a set of wordart to capture all those everyday expressions we use in abbreviated forms of communication? Look no further, Kathy Winters Designs has a new wordart pack that is perfect for all occasions. Everyday Chatter Regular Price $3.00 Sale Price $2.25 through July 12, 2010


Here’s a beautiful layout designed by Kathy’s CTM Jen to inspire you.

And Rachel- HarmonyStar has a fun new alpha today too- My Favorite Jean Alpha
A detailed stitched jean Alpha. You know jeans go with everything.

Upper Alpha, Numbers & Punctuation  $3.00

All Fall Down Template Challenge

I am going to be hosting a monthly blog challenge here at the GingerScraps Blog to help you earn extra brownie points. This new challenge is call “All Fall Down.” You will get a template, but the pieces all fell down to the bottom of the LO. On know! 😉 I will have a couple of ‘rules’ for things the LO needs to contain other than the pieces that are included in the template. Other than that you have will have free reign on the LO. This is worth one (1) brownie point, and you will have until the end of the month to complete the challenge.

Click here to download the template. I scraplifted the “idea” for this template from Trina513 in the GingerScraps gallery. Thanks Trina! 🙂

Please post your completed LOs in the challenge gallery under the Challenge Layouts Thread; then put a link to your gallery under the comments section for this blog post. Thanks for playing. 🙂