Creating Keepsakes

Hello, Wednesday. Hello, everyone.

I just saw that the recent Creating Keepsakes is out. This was another great issue. I have been really pleased with the changes in it lately. I encourage you to go to a bookstore and check it out. These layouts are fun things to do with chipboard letters. Forgive the bad photos – I should have scanned them before I sent them in.

Spoil Us

Spoil Us 2
(c) Creating Keepsakes – July Issue

Right at Home (c) Creating Keepsakes – July Issue

I also had a few questions about my big class at 2peas that I mentioned yesterday. It is really easy to follow. Basically, three times a week, I will post a thread on the 2peas Education Board. On that thread, I will link to the project, pdf and video. You can leave questions on that thread, and also link to the projects you create based on what you learned in the class. And, yep! Lots of prizes. If you are new to this 2peas class stuff, no worries. Just keep stopping by here and I will link ya over! It is free and fun and easy. But I warn you: start saving your $$. You will want lots of stamps and inks after playing. 🙂

There are 9 weeks for the class – so 27 videos in all. Each of the weeks will cover a different ink, paint, or technique. And each of the three videos each week, will have multiple techniques. So, you are going to end up learning 50+ techniques over the weeks. A lot of fun stuff. Some of it I learned at Ranger U via Tim Holtz, but I just put my own twist on them. Lots of color, lots of projects (scrapbooking and cardmaking) and lots of ideas. Here is a peek at one of the projects from Week 1.

I will have new things to share tomorrow.  I gotta work tonight – Colin was home from school today, so I didn't get much done. 

Have a good one…

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27 thoughts on “Creating Keepsakes”

  1. Jennifer

    I saw your cool stuff in CK. A must try for the next chipboard title I use.

    I am so excited about your classes coming up. It will be fun to just sit and play with ink and stamps.

    Sandi N.

  2. Jennifer,
    Very excited about your class and look forward to the link. I also liked your Ali Edwards “technique tastings”… it was way better than a wine flight at many of our local restaurants.
    Best to you and your family

  3. I can’t wait to learn new things in your 2peas class! Congrats on being on Ali’s Blog! You do great things!

  4. Ok, I’ll tell my husband YOu told me to save $$ 🙂
    also, i need to warn him, I’ll be spending more time online!!!

  5. I can’t wait to learn. I’m a visual person and that helps me so much. Did that chipboard come that way or was it run thru the cuttle-bug or something like that? I’m off to two peas. TFS!!!

  6. I LOVED your layouts and other projects in the July CK, Jennifer! So fabulous – as usual! 🙂 Check out the back cover of that magazine. It’s my layout and my sweet Caylin. 😉 I was a bit excited about that! Heehee! Have a wonderful Thursday! Hugs!

  7. Hey Jennifer…you said Here’s a peek at week one but I’m not seeing a link…if I read it wrong just ignore me. LOL

  8. Love the layouts and I can’t wait for your class to start!! Thanks for the warning about saving up my money for products you’ll be convincing us we NEED! I’ll get right on that. 😉

  9. Hi Jennifer…
    Thanks for the additional information. Looking forward to learning more about stamping, etc. 🙂

  10. love the circle photo within a photo idea and again, these are amazing pics!

    Hard to believe your little guy was that little!!

  11. Awww, I love seeing Colin in that sweet sling. Isn’t he just adorable. And I also can’t wait to see your videos. Yay 🙂

  12. Oh, I am going to sign up for this class! WoooHoo! Saw it yesterday in my 2Peas Newsletter, I am so there!

  13. Can’t wait for the 2Peas class! Bought the CK magazine yesterday and am thoroughly enjoying it. Thanks for the zoomed in photo here in your blog of the letters – very cool!

  14. Jennifer, we love Italy too. We were in Cortona, which is where Under the Tuscan Sun was filmed. It’s beautiful there. We stayed in a fabulous Relais just outside the town. The name is IL Falconiere. It’s an old Villa with beautiful rooms and grounds. If you get back there check it out.

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