Category Archives: Family

Tricycles.


One of my earliest memories as a child was playing with my friends and our red Tri-ang Tricycles. I was 5 years old in the photos where I have the short pony tail.

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Bathing Beauties.


I scrap-booked two 12″ x 12 ” pages using photos of my mother and her family.  I have scrap-booked these photos before as I love them so much and I wanted to do them justice. I did the previous layout … Continue reading

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Hilda.


I created one 12″ x 12″ Scrapbook page using a photo of my maternal Grandmother, Heiltje (Hilda) Johanna Gertruida Pelser.

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Pictures from the past.


In 2004 my Father gave me a shoe-box full of family photos, greeting cards, negatives, documents, etc.  Many of which he got from my Grandmother. These are just some of the treasures I have. Since then family members have also sent me … Continue reading

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Street Photographers-South Africa.


Cape Town. This is a photo of a negative which I got from my father. The negative is thick and quite big so it is difficult to scan. I took the photo (Nikon D70) on my My Light-Box and adjusted it in … Continue reading

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Pen Pals.


I created one 12″ x 12″ scrapbook page using a photo of my dad and one of he’s pen-pals. He had many pen-pals with which he exchanged letters, postage stamps, postcards, etc. You can see more of he’s postcards here. My inspiration was … Continue reading

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Mirra.


I Scrapbooked two 12″x 12″ pages using a photo of my mother and one of her paintings. The tags have more information.

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Wedding Portrait.


I scrap-booked one 12″x 12″ page using the Pelser wedding photo, which I have used before. My inspirations was “Dream” by Susan Smit. Her Blog is Sussi Poppins.

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Dolly.


I scrapbooked one 12″ x 12″ photo of my husband’s aunt when she was about 16 years old. My inspiration was “Sweet Memories” by Rebecca Carter from the Book “Scrapbooking Baby’s Cherished Moments” by Rebecca Carter. I used hatpins which I … Continue reading

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My Family.


I scrap-booked the First page of my Family Album, which is 12″x 12″. My Inspiration was “My Mother” by Helen Naylor from Scrapbook etc. August 2004.

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