Category Archives: Blackie

South African Genealogy Links.


100 Years of the Schreuder history (Namaqualand ) 1820 British Settlers in South Africa- Geni.com Project 1820 Settlers Abraham Kriel Kinderhuis Langlaagte (Facebook) African genealogy-(Anglo boer war deaths of boers) Afrikander. Afrikaners.org.za (skakels genealogie.) AmaBhulu~ The Birth and Death of … Continue reading

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My Mother.


Miriam Blackie (1934-2006) Circa 1959 My mother’s nickname was Mirrie, but we called her Mammie. Mirrie. These are some of the scrapbook layouts I have made so far featuring my mother. Please click on photos for information and more photos. Mom’s childhood … Continue reading

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Surnames.


We are of French, Scottish, German, Dutch, French and African descent and interested in the following families: BASSON Arnoldus BASSON, SV/PROG was my 9th great grandfather   Biljon, van see Van Biljon Ou Kaapse Families A-J Blackie (Scotland) Click above for more. John Blackie … Continue reading

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Miriam


Miriam Blackie 29.12.1934- 30.9.2006 My Mother Nikon D70 © Perspective Correction Close-up of distressed tag, charm and title with Faux Typewriter keys. The Faux Typewriter keys were made with Round clear Glue-pads, pop dots and round black and white alphabet stickers. … Continue reading

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Mom’s Childhood


Close up of hand decorated background made from paper napkins, using Modge Podge and covered with paper Vellum Please see techniques and tutorials. Decoupage and Napkin Art Close up Close up of Time 4 crafts paper Scrapbooked March 2011 Five pages of 12″ x … Continue reading

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My Grandfather


My Grandfather Joachim Hendrik Blackie Scrapbooked July 2010 Two pages of 12″ x 12″ Nikon D70 © Envelope on the second page with family-tree, journaling, death notice (see notes), more information, etc. Nikon D70 © Detail on first page Nikon D70 … Continue reading

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Mom’s School Days


Scrapbooked April 2010 Scanned with an Epson RX 595 printer and scanner Scans merged in Adobe Photoshop Close up Nikon D70 © Please click on thumbnails Detail Nikon D70 © Please click on thumbnails Detail Nikon D70 © Please click … Continue reading

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Weddings


Created March 2010 4 pages 12″ x 12″ Please click on thumb-nails Scanned with an Epson RX 595 Scans merged in Adobe Photoshop Close-up: Nikon D70 © Nikon D70 © Nikon D70 © Font: Used for title: Monotype Corsiva Hint: … Continue reading

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Family Gathering


My Cousin’s Christening in March 1965. Two page layout 12″ x 12″ Scrapbooked October  2009 Photo and envelope contains more information and journaling. I used a diamond matte for the first letter of my titles Font: Occidental 12 Please click on … Continue reading

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My Christening


Scrapbooked August 2009 Two pages 12″ x 12″ Font: Prestina, Size 14 Supplies: Paper: Celebrations Memory Block 4, Brads: “Forever in time”, lace, ribbon, paper flowers, photo anchor, photo corners, rubber-stamp, Glue for wax seal by Surebonder, card-stock, etc.   … Continue reading

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