April 2011


We Interrupt This Funtastic Friday

04/01/2011

We interrupt this Funtastic Friday to bring you a new issue of The Digi Files!  No April Fool’s around here, but lots of good stuff! 9th and Bloom Sara Gleason (Zinnias and Swallowtails) Jacque Larsen Libby Pritchett Studio Q Quirky Twerp Miss Mint I am so excited to have these design…

Titles Don’t Have to Be On Top

04/02/2011

Layout by Katie. Heather Roselli Treasured from The Digi Files 15 (March 2010) template by Janet Phillips, Fill-a-bet alpha by me, Pea Jiawei font.   It’s natural for us to think that the title of the page should go toward the top of the layout since that is how we are taught in school.…

Managing your email

04/03/2011

  As I (Katie) write this post, I have only 2 emails sitting in my email inbox. That’s actually pretty typical for me, even though I receive at least 100 emails every single day. Many days the number is more like 300-400 emails in one day! How do I keep my inbox under control? How is i…

Inspired by 9th Bloom

04/04/2011

The following layouts were created using “Details in the Fabric” by 9th & Bloom which can be found in The Digi Files during April: Layout by Amelia Layout by SharoS, additional supplies: Alpha: Anne deJong, Fonts: Big Caslon, Amelie Layout by Paula Layout by Holly La…

IN THE DESIGNERS' STUDIO WITH 9TH BLOOM

04/04/2011

I’m very excited to have 9th & Bloom joining us in The Digi Files this month! I love what their designers did with their collaborative contribution! It’s so artsy, whimsical, and super fun! I’ll share a product from each designers’ store in a bit toward the end of this post, but let’s…

Designing Your Memories: Font Dos & Don'ts

04/05/2011

I love that The Daily Digi is an excellent reference tool when wondering about anything digi related!  While preparing for this blog post, I searched The Daily Digi site to see what had been written about fonts and text already.  You can go HERE to learn more about: Font size Text Tricks…

Inspired by Paper Scrapbooking?

04/06/2011

I noticed a few month’s ago that several of my team members were posting layouts with, “Inspired by _______________, a paper layout” listed in the credits.  I loved the layouts and the very different looks that were being created! A few days later, I saw the below video from Laine and tho…

Inspired by Studio Q

04/07/2011

The following layouts were created using “Sweet Garden” by Studio Q and included in The Digi Files this month! Layout by Petra Layout by Shary Layout by Tropt Layout by Tropt Layout by Sharon Layout by Karen Layout by Katie, additional supplies: One Little Bird Flight Plan 6 template, …

IN THE DESIGNER'S STUDIO WITH STUDIO Q

04/07/2011

I simply adore Studio Q’s simple, minimal, beautiful style!  Her kits are fresh and so fun to look at and create with!  Her previews are a work of art all by themselves!  All of the fun doodles that can be found in Studio Q’s collections are simply irresistable!  Let’s take a closer lo…

April Showers Bring Funtastical Fridays

04/08/2011

Lots of FUNTASTIC stuff going on this weekend!  I will be working hard all weekend on some really big stuff that we are getting ready to announce.  I know I have some shopping to fit in and you probably will too before you are done reading this post ! We have a new Paperclipping Digi Show out …