Tuesday, September 29, 2015

School Layout for Scrap Our Stash Sketch Challenge

Well September is almost over.
Can you believe how fast this year is going? Wow!!
Here's another school layout to share with you this month:
I created this layout for the Scrap Our Stash Sketch Challenge.  
Here's the sketch:
The challenge was to create a layout based on this sketch by Juliana Michaels and to add at least 3+ school supplies.   I used books, rulers, paper clips, and a notebook punch. 

This challenge is ending today so if you are a fast scrapper and have some extra time get your layout uploaded on the Scrap our Stash Blog now!!! :)

You can find information on the challenges here - 

Monday, September 21, 2015

Faber Castell & Linnie Blooms Blog Hop

I am super excited to be part of this fun and inspiring Blog Hop!

Faber-Castell and Linnie Blooms products are a mixed media match made in heaven! So we decided to swap products and spend a week sharing all of the great items we created with you! Please be sure to follow both company’s blogs so that you don’t miss a thing!!

First up, here’s my Canvas Album I created using with 

Some close ups:

Are are some photos of the pages inside:

Faber-Castell Products: Gelatos, PITT Artist Pen, Stencils and Whipped Spackle.
Other Products: Stampendous Stamp, Inkadinkado Stamp, Creative Embellishment Stamp

Faber-Castell Products: Gelatos and PITT Artist Pen
Other Products: Recollections Stamp, Inkadinkado Stamp and 7 Gypsies Stamp. 

I had so much fun playing around with all this mixed media!!

Here is a list of the designer's blog.  If at any time you get lost, don't hesitate to go back to Linnie Blooms blog and find your way back to creativity. :) 

Rochelle Spears - YOU ARE HERE :) 
Dawn Marie Mattson

Please leave a comment below for a chance to win a nice RAK from me! :) 

Thank you for stopping by!!  Your next stop isKaren Sessions :) 

Friday, September 18, 2015

The Scrap-Room Double Shot Kit Layouts

Happy Hump Day! 

I am back today with some layouts to share that I created using

First, here's the kit:

and here are my layouts:
I used Jillibean Soup Sew Happy collection.  Here's a close up:

BasicGrey Barista collection.  Here's a close up:

 And a Card:

If you haven't already, check out
for yummy kits and more!!

Happy Scrappin'! 

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

YOU are my HAPPY - Burlap Panel

Hey All,

Just a quick post to share with you another Linnie Blooms Project!  

Here's a 5x7 Burlap Panel that I altered (used to have a vintage image on it) using Linnie Blooms Canvas Petal Flowers, Leaves and circle:

 You can find details on how I made this panel on the Linnie Blooms Blog.  Also, make sure you check out their online store HERE!  There are lots of super YUMMY canvas projects!! 

Thanks for stopping by today! 


Saturday, September 12, 2015

Another Linnie Blooms 12x12 Canvas Layout! :)

and Happy Scrappy Saturday!

You all know how much I love my papercrafting, right?! :) 
I love it!
However,  sometimes, I do dibble and dabble in mixed media! So today, I have a special treat for you! :) Today, I'm sharing this 12x12 canvas scrapbook page I created with

Here's some close ups:

12x12 Scrapbook Page
3 big Leaves, 1 small leaf
3 big Petal Flowers, 1 small Petal Flower 2 Fences and
2 strips of Burlap

Other Supplies:
  • Bo Bunny “Ambrosia” Collection, Layered Chipboard,
    Trinkets, and Sticker Sheet
    White Cardstock
  • Liquitex Gesso
    The Crafters Workshop Stencil
    Inkadinkado Stamp
    Versafine Black Ink
    Water Colors
    Tim Holtz Distress Ink
    Lawn Fawn Twine 
I hope I've inspired you to go play and get dirty! lol :)

Thanks for stopping by! 

~ Rochelle 

Thursday, September 10, 2015

The Scrap-Room Layouts

Hello and Happy Thursday!

Have you seen
It is super yummy…take a look:
 BasicGrey B-Side, Crate Paper Wonder, Echo Park Paper Wild Life, and Jillibean Soup Sew Happy

Here are some of my layouts:
 This I made with the WRMK WildFlower Collection.  Here's a close up on the flowers:

This layout I used BasicGrey B-Side  Collection.  Here's a close up:

Please check out The ScrapRoom website
for more information on these kits and more! :) 

Thanks for stopping by!!

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Sketches In Thyme Sketch #164 Layout Reveal

Hi Scrappers! 

Just a quick post to share Sketches In Thyme  sketch #164!  

But before I reveal the sketch, check out my layout here:

And here is the sketch…. created by ME! :) 
Make sure you get your layout uploaded on the
blog before the end of the month!

Thanks for stopping by my blog!! :

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Scrap Our Stash & Stuck?! Sketches Combined Challenge

Happy Saturday!!

 Scrap Our Stash and STUCK?! Sketches are teaming up this month with their challenges so that you can make one awesome layout with a chance to win 2 prizes! Woohoo!!

  STUCK?! Sketches is featuring some of Scrap Our Stash's DT layouts on their blog today, and mine is one of them! :)  
Check out my layout combining BOTH Challenges: 

What are the challenges, you ask? :)  Here they are:


 For the Scrap Our Stash challenge I used  L - Letters, A - Arrow (black pointing to Magic), Y - Yellow Stars, E - Embroidery thread, R - Rhinestones, S - Sticker (film reel).

Please stop by the Scrap Our Stash Blog and STUCK?! Sketches Blog for more inspiration and to play along with each challenge or combine them for a chance to win prizes! :) 

Happy Scrappin'! 

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

September Tic Tac Toe Challenge & Scrappy Friends Bonus Challenge

Hey now! Are you ready for a new Tic Tac Toe / Scrappy Friends challenge? Here we go! 

As always, my Scrap Friends and I get together monthly and give you all an individual challenge and a group bonus challenge.  This month we have 3 Scrappy Friends hosting challenges, so that is
4 chances to win with just 1 layout!  Woohoo!

Here's the September Tic Tac Toe Challenge:
My challenge for you is to pick 3 in a row (vertical, horizontal or diagonal) and use those items on your layout.  Remember when you post on your blog to note which row you picked. 

And here is the prize I will be giving away:
My Mind's Eye Chalk Studio II Papers, Prima Zipper Flowers and American Crafts Ribbon

RULES (to be entered into drawing):
• Create a new layout (one entry only) following the criteria above
• You must be a FOLLOWER of my blog
• Traditional layouts only (no digital please) 
• You must link your entry below with Mr. Linky 
by September 29th 11:59 pm (PST) 
• Please add a link back to this challenge post when posting your layout on blog/galleries etc. 

Here's my layout:

For the Tic Tac Toe challenge, top row - Pennants, Washi Tape and Notebook Paper.

I also combined my challenge with my Scrappy Friends challenges and I encourage you to do the same for more chances to win. :) 

COMBINE any of my Scrappy Friends challenges above (Brenda's Sketch and Kelly's color challenge) with my Tic Tac Toe challenge OR complete 2 or more of the challenges above (mine, Brenda's or Kelly's) and you are automatically entered into the BONUS PRIZE Drawing:

Now onto the August winners:

Congratulations to……

Congratulations!  You are the winner of the August Tic Tac Toe challenge!  
Please email me at Rochellespears@gmail.com with your address. :) 

and …

the winner for August Scrappy Friends Bonus challenge is …

Please send email to scrapfriendschallenges@gmail.com

Congratulations ladies and I hope to see you layouts this month! :) 

Happy Scrapping!