Memoria Arts

finding the art of the everyday

Category: scrap happy

  • Scrap Happy: Baby Book Edition

    I am some what surprised to announce that I finished not one, but two albums this weekend. Not only that, they are two baby books for two babies that are now four and seven, respectively. Ahem. Life hasn’t been crazy, at all. These are both albums from the now defunct Creative Memories line that are specifically…

  • Creative refuel…

    On Friday, I took the day off. No chores. No laundry. No cooking. None of my usual duties. Things have been so intense and there is still more to go- I knew if I didn’t stop and refuel the next leg was going to be even more difficult. My brain has been so fried, more…

  • Scrap happy…

    I joined my mom for a scrapbooking date this Saturday at a local crop. (Yes, they still happen, no, scrapping isn’t dead yet!) I’ll admit the last couple of times I have attended I didn’t get anything done- just sat and stared and pushed the paper around. The muse was not there. This time, however,…

  • More buried treasure and why I need a better system…

    I keep thinking I’ve found the last of my completed pages waiting for albums, and then I find a few more. I really think this is the last of them, because there are no more un-cleaned-out storage boxes that could fit 12 x 12 pages…but…I could be wrong. These were completed this February, I think….

  • Scrap Happy: More buried treasure…

    As I’ve continued to organize and straighten my office and creative space, I’m finding little pockets of layouts that never made their way in to albums (and never were shared here, either). The first batch today is probably from 2007, back when I started blogging. I have been very disappointed with the Heidi Swapp Chipboard…