May 2011


Look What's In Store This Month

05/01/2011

It’s the first day of May and for many of our members it’s just like Christmas! Today is the day that new downloads are added to their accounts, for those that have been subscribed since October, they will get a double dose as their next exclusive kit was add to their accounts as well (more …

Using Photo Prompts to Improve Your Photography

05/02/2011

I (Katie) am always looking for ways to improve my photography skills, so I love taking online classes and reading posts about photography. I also realize that the only way to actually become a better photographer is to keep on taking pictures! Yep, it’s one of those things that you have to pr…

Designing Your Memories -Texture

05/03/2011

Do you have a desire to create a better designed scrapbook page?  The Daily Digi is a great resource to help you achieve your goal.  Many design principles & elements have already been explained including: Balance Repetition White Space Type Color Emphasis Contrast …

Stretching Solids for Digi Scrapping

05/04/2011

Fontologie Textura Traced font. Papers by Katie the Scrapbook Lady   If you’ve looked through my layouts, you will notice that I (Katie) love using solid papers! While it may be the patterned papers that tempt me to buy digi kits, I won’t ever give in if there are not at least a few g…

Inspired by Gina Miller and Celebrate

05/05/2011

The following layouts were created using “Celebrate” by Gina Miller and included in The Digi Files during May, 2011: Layout by Sharon Layout by Tamara Layout by Heddy Layout by Jenn, Additional Supplies: Mask by Jenn Lindsey, Font: Typewriter Scribbled Layout by Jacki, Additiona…

Gina Miller: I Swear I Didn't Sleep That Night

05/05/2011

If you’ve been a digi scrapbooker for very long, you know that the design industry can be a fast changing industry. Gina Miller is one of those designers that is a “rock” in our community. She has been an active member of our community as long as I can remember and consistently puts out be…

BIG iNSD Funtastic Friday

05/06/2011

Katie has her live chat at Big Picture this weekend, I believe it starts at 8pm PST.  You have to register to attend, but it's free. Wow!  It’s (inter)National Scrapbooking Day tomorrow and a big day for scrapbookers everywhere!  We are joining in on the fun by sharing some of the awesome find…

Digitizing Doodles

05/07/2011

In the most recent episode of the Digi Show, I talked about a class at Get It Scrapped to learn doodling (click over there for a coupon code for the class).  I said that I would be posting a tutorial this weekend for “Digitizing Your Doodles” and here it is. I am not an artist, but I lea…

Happy Mother's Day

05/08/2011

We want to wish you and the ones you love a Happy Mother’s Day!  We are taking the day to create some memories with our families and hope you are able to do the same. We’ll be back tomorrow with more digi scrapbooking goodness! Supplies: Thrifty Finds by Mari Koegelenberg …

Inspired by Studio Vivarant

05/09/2011

The following layouts were created using “Cherish” by Studio Vivarant and included in The Digi Files during May: Layout by Jennifer Layout by Conny Layout by Conny Layout by SharonS Layout by Jenn; Additional Credits: Typewriter Scribbled font. Layout by Lauren; Additional Credit…