Getting back to messy work is never easy

I’ve been working on my monthly project life photos but the thought of stopping scrapbooking has been on the back of my mind. One half of me thinks it would be nice to clear out all my stash. Maybe start a new hobby that takes up less space yet the other half of me still can’t bear to stop. The creative process is what I enjoy the most. So after dragging my feet for the longest time, I printed out the photos, grabbed some supplies and dived in.

This is the layout that emerged. A little too clean and simple but good enough to start

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Still love those enamel dots:

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and lots of stickers:

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Dusting off my table and back to more fun stuff.

Cheers,

-JuneGoh

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Decoupage Card Making Demo at Spotlight, Singapore

I thought I should share a demo that I held at Spotlight sometime ago for Ruby Rock-it. It was a hands on session making using the Decoupage range.

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It was a pleasure to work with many curious children and we all had a blast.

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Here are some of the cards that we made:

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I love how easy it was for the kids to make their own cards and the colors are so happy.

Cheers,

-JuneGoh

Paper Dollies Tutorial

Today I have a tutorial to share with you. Paper dollies are pretty but they are usually white or pink. That’s just so common so I thought it would be nice to make some to make whatever paper I’m using for my layout.

Here are the basic steps:

1. Trim your paper into a square.

2. Fold the square into a triangle.

3. Fold it again into a smaller triangle

4. If you are able to fold further, fold your triangle into a smaller triangle.

 photo Paper Dollie Tutorial B_zps76eb44hy.jpg5. Draw a curve at the top of the triangle.

6. Trim off the curve and you have a basic dollie.

7. Continue cutting tiny holes into your triangle if you more details on your dollie.

8. Open it up and admire your hardwork.

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Here is a layout I made with my own handmade paper dollies:
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Some closeups:
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Do have a try. Drop me a link to your work if you made some dollies too.

Cheers,

-JuneGoh

Hello There

I’ve been taking a break the last month and now I’m all ready to start sharing some of the layouts I’ve done for my DT assignments fro Ruby Rock-it, For this layout I’ve used the monochromatic color palette as my inspiration. Clean lines and minimal clutter on the layout.

 photo Hello_SB_27Jan15_zpskzcy9ffk.jpgUsing the white background as the base, the photos and pattern papers just draw the eye right into the middle of the layout.

Simple journaling done with a typewriter.

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I layered my title with black at the bottom which helped create a floating feeling.
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Come back tomorrow as I will be sharing more projects.

Cheers,

-JuneGoh

Today | Ed Sketch

I’m back with more sketch inspirations from Ed’s Sketch for the month of March. Use a sun stamp or sticker with this sketch.

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Here is my take on the challenge:

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I decided to bring out my bottles of mist for some workout and it was fun. I made my own background paper for this challenge and I’m loving it.

Here are some close ups of the layout:

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Do have a go with the sketch. Submit your entry over at Ed’s Sketch for a chance to win some lovely RAK.

Cheers,

-JuneGoh

Archery Discovery

I’m back with more sketch inspirations from Ed’s Sketch.. For this month of February let’s use a sentiment stamp with the following sketch.

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Here is my take on the challenge:

 photo Archery_SB_13Feb15_zps7yo3yovs.jpgI’m totally into the gold phase and this paper with gold stars on a gorgeous blue background from MME is jaw droppingly beautiful.
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Do have a go with the sketch. Submit your entry over at Ed’s Sketch for a chance to win some lovely RAK.

Cheers,

-JuneGoh