Memoria Arts

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Category: scrap happy

  • project life: the month of February

    I am having a crisis of sorts here. I really, really, really like the idea of some weekly and monthly documentation going on in my life. I really, really like the concept of Project Life. However. I just finished the month of February in the book. (Right up until just before Elliana entered the hospital). February…

  • Art Friday: progress, barely

    A tiny bit of progress this week when I was able to steal a few minutes waiting for something to load- I’ve gotten Elliana’s birthday week into the book, but it lacks journaling and pretty-ing up. The following week was Valentine’s week, And you can see the beginnings of that on the right hand page….

  • Art Friday: Scrap Happy

    This one is so close to my heart. It came together so easily- I ran across some old, old Foofala alphabet rubons that had long since run their course, which sparked the idea. A little bit of green watercolor, haphazard rubons, and off it went. Isaiah is going through a transitional time this year and…

  • project life, handbook, weeks 2-5

    I got caught up on Saturday, so this is current to this last week. Printing the photographs is definitely an issue with this unique size (3 x 4). This wouldn’t be an issue in the larger Project Life Albums that take the standard 4in x 6 size. The photos in my handbook so far aren’t…

  • art friday: project life, week 1

    Week one is done and in the books. Week two and three are in progress. It’s already become clear to me that a better printing option is going to be needed if I keep this up. It’s a total hassle every time I sit down to have to go into Photoshop, of all things, just…