June 2012


It's a First for The Digi Files

06/01/2012

Wow! I can hardly believe it is June! Schools all across North America are getting out for the summer and for some that means more scrapping time. For others, it means less scrapping time! For our members, it means a new set of designers and scrapping goodies! Many of our annual members were …

Using Stock Photos for Inspiration

06/02/2012

I love to browse through stock photography sites for ideas and inspiration. I’m always amazed at how useful this little exercise can be and there are several ways to utilize stock photos to improve your own photography. Compile a “Must Shoot” List If you are traveling somewhere (even in …

Summer Bucket Lists

06/03/2012

sandy toes by Kate Hadfield A “bucket list” is a modern day phrase that refers to all the things you want to do before you “kick the bucket” (die). A lot of people have created time-specific lists for seasons like summertime to include all the things they want to do before the summer …

Inspired by Traci Reed

06/04/2012

The following layouts were created using “Hello Goodbye” by Traci Reed and included in The Digi Files during June, 2012: Layout by SharonS, additional supplies: Template: Bella Gypsy, Fonts: Elephants in Cherry Trees, The Only Exception Layout by Anne Layout by Trina Layout by Kimb…

Traci Reed: A Heap of Exhausted

06/04/2012

I am uber excited to welcome back Traci Reed to The Digi Files this month! I have been a long time fan of Traci’s and find myself using and reusing her designs in my layouts all the time! I love Traci’s color schemes, her beautiful patterned papers, and her versatile theming. Let’s take a …

Moment Scrapping vs. Event Scrapping

06/05/2012

We don’t get hung up on definitions or labels here at The Daily Digi, because we really believe that any way a memory is documented is the right way. It’s not important to categorize layouts, but it can be a great learning tool to understand some of the different approaches we can take to te…

Cut-Out Words

06/06/2012

Title supplies from The Daily Digi member exclusive kit Scrap & Snap A trend that I really like right now are cut out words. I first noticed it on paper pages and now I’m seeing it used in digital kits. So, how do you cut out text digitally? Cut-Out Letter Fonts The first thing you nee…

Studio JenD: I Don't Want To Talk About It

06/07/2012

I instantly fell in love with Jen’s templates when I first discovered them at Scrapbook Graphics! I just LOVE paper layers on templates and Jen tends to create lots of paper layers! I love all of the photo spots she includes and they are just the right size. Check out the fun banners on her co…

Friday is My Favorite Day

06/08/2012

Did you know that we team up with designers from all over the digital scrapbooking community to send our newsletter subscribers free gifts? This is a sample of some of the gifts that went out over the past month. We also hooked subscribers up to access THREE different full kits for FREE! If you …

It's Time to Buy a Camera, Part 1

06/09/2012

It's finally time for me to buy a new camera. I have had three DSLRs in the last six years. In the fall of 2006, I purchased a brand new Canon Rebel Xti. I spent the first six months or so believing that it was defective.  It took dark pictures and it was nothing like the pictures that others wit…