January 31, 2020 at 11:57 pm #38401CasselKeymaster
It is a new month and new projects.
Show off what you are working on in February, be it a scrapbook page, a tutorial, or anything else you want.
We are curious and want to see, learn and get inspired.
These threads are quickly becoming a fantastic source of inspiration, support, and friendship. Keep them coming!February 1, 2020 at 1:05 am #38404
Hello Campers. To showcase these lovely photos by Wolfgang Hasselmann from Unsplash, I used a layout template by Marisa Lerin from Pixel Scrappers. The papers are my own creation. Thanks for takin a peek!February 1, 2020 at 2:48 am #38406
Here is another one that I created today this time using a photo by Mat Reding from Unsplash. The frame is a grunge photo overlay which is a brush for psp. The butterfly was a free clipart which I tubed. The geometric side borders I created from preset shapes. The title font is called Major Sketchy and the font I used for the quote is Gigi. The background paper is my own creation. Thanks for takin a peek!February 5, 2020 at 8:20 am #38520
Carole, I have been trying to answer your email but it keeps coming back via postmaster, so try this way
Well sort off, although I couldn’t follow how you did it, possibly because I don’t understand vectors in the first place, so I was just trying to draw my own shape freehand, I did change the pen to freehand but the nodes where driving me crazy and I wasn’t achieving what my imagination was telling me xxFebruary 5, 2020 at 9:49 am #38522CristinaParticipant
Hi Annie, the layouts are great! I love to enlarge the images and look at every detail and technique used. Well done! <3February 5, 2020 at 3:01 pm #38525
started off as one thing and totally ended as another, used 3 different papers, one was my own, put a page curl on one layer and added some glitter stars, loved this motif, added a couple of grunge papers and some flower, and leaves, some I extracted and one was from marrisa made a heart , added a hole for the ribbon, added a bow and butterflys from my stock along with the feather and transparent hearts, recoloured more of less everything to match, buttonised the top paper, tried again to get the shadows right, drop shadowed the motif in gold to finish, Text is Fancy Pens with some added curlsFebruary 5, 2020 at 3:20 pm #38526
Hi Annie glad you enjoyed the tea, I love the grundge picture, I enjoyed playing around with them, well done, The flowers one is great I love that zig zag paper and the colour, I am into blues at the mo, trying to get back into reds for valentines. Think I over did it on chinese new year. LOL xFebruary 5, 2020 at 4:01 pm #38528CasselKeymaster
Trish, glad you found another way to reach out. In order to avoid getting a ton of nodes, increase the Tracking value in the settings for the Pen tool, to about 60. You will see that you have much fewer nodes to work with.February 5, 2020 at 7:42 pm #38544
Thanks again dear Cristina, your comments are uplifting. <3February 5, 2020 at 7:56 pm #38545
Trish this is really beautiful. The colours are gorgeous and I love how you have superimposed the gel hearts on your work. The font you used is exquisite and your cluster is amazing … well done my friend, hat off to you! And, thanks for your lovely comments on my work … always appreciated my friend. <3February 5, 2020 at 11:46 pm #38558
I downloaded the TextPaper-Love freebie from Cassel and started playing with it. Then I put a Teddy Bear (another freebie of hers) on it and added a matching Teddy Bear bow (another freebie of hers). I used a seamless pattern from PSP Creations for the border and text (font Copper Black). I made the hearts from a preset shape followed by cutout effect and Eye Candy 5 Impact glass.February 6, 2020 at 6:16 am #38564CristinaParticipant
Trish, this is lovely. I love the colors, transparent hearts, everything. Great work.
shutterpixi, this is so cute. The Teddy Bear is lovely, and I also like the hearts with the impact glass effect. Nice job.February 6, 2020 at 8:01 am #38568James DURRANTParticipant
I visited Braemar in December and was expecting some snow (as Braemar hold the record for the UK’s lowest recorded temperature of -27.2 c on 10th January 1982 and is regularly the coldest place in the UK). As can be seen in my first picture the snow is only on the higher ground with a little on the field.
I followed the ‘It’s Cold Outside’ Master Class to add some more snow or frost to the scene.
In ‘Braemar Castle rgb.jpg’ I split the channels to RGB and kept the GREEN channel as in the class.
In ‘Braemar Castle cmyk.jpg’ as the grass was a more YELLOW straw colour I experimented with Split Channel CMYK and kept the YELLOW channel. The result I do not think is as good as the RGB Green channel as it hasadded a ‘mist’ to the darker trees. I will try this again to see if I can get a different result.February 6, 2020 at 10:59 am #38572
Cristina, thanks for your kind words!February 6, 2020 at 3:37 pm #38574
Hello Trish, I join Annie in recognizing that your layout is superb and elegant. I love the color blue. Bravo!February 6, 2020 at 3:42 pm #38575
Hi Annie, very nice and harmonious layoutFebruary 6, 2020 at 3:44 pm #38576
Hi Shutterpixi, very nice layout.February 6, 2020 at 4:02 pm #38577
Thanks, Mireille!February 6, 2020 at 7:08 pm #38578
Nice work shutterpixi and very cute, well done Hon.February 6, 2020 at 7:12 pm #38579
Thanks Mireille … always appreciated my friend. <3February 6, 2020 at 8:34 pm #38590
Christina, Annie and Merielle Thank you for your lovely comments, much appreciated xxxFebruary 6, 2020 at 9:01 pm #38592
Found this picture in unsplash 0f the heritage centre in Birmingham, Used 3 backgrounds papers added page curles to all, cut one in half diagonally, added photo and this pretty iris , added frame form marisa to finish text is Rialro xFebruary 7, 2020 at 7:57 am #38596February 7, 2020 at 10:35 am #38597
Thanks, Annie! I appreciate the feedback!February 7, 2020 at 10:47 am #38599HelenParticipant
Thought, I would give this a try. This was our baby girl.February 7, 2020 at 2:33 pm #38603
Love your Flower pictures Annie, you willl get green fingers Love that idea of the hanging one. Nice work xxFebruary 7, 2020 at 2:37 pm #38604
Shutterpixi and James I missed your poss , sorry, Shutterpixi that bear is so cute, I wanted to hug it. James that is a great job you did on that post, I havent tried it yet, need tyo watch the video again, well done xxFebruary 7, 2020 at 6:13 pm #38621
Indian pattern overlay, recoloured and backed with 2 layer of paper reduced ocupancy, extracted a indian lovers picture from my stock and some text , highlighed the lovers with rainbow colours, used another layer and reduced the size, and added an effect for text backing, then framed. Heart, from stock recoloured to gold and arrow emblem also from my stock applied noise , 2 different blurs. Used various effect to manipulate colour, softening , noise, blur and feathering. Finished with some stars xxFebruary 7, 2020 at 6:50 pm #38624
Trish, you have been doing some great work my friend, keep it up cos it is inspirational and a pleasure to peruse. <3February 7, 2020 at 6:54 pm #38625
Helen, we never stop loving our furry friends cos they were and are family. This is a lovely tribute to SassyGirl and she sure looked a little cutie. Well done Hon. <3
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