Category Archives: Brown

Sepia Portrait.


I created one 12″ x 12″page using a photo of myself, which you can read more about here. My inspiration was “Sadie’s Place” from the Book “Scrapbook Page Maps: Sketches For Creative Layouts by Becky Fleck. The tags have more information about … Continue reading

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Pelser.


I scrap-booked three 12″x 12″pages using photos of my grandmother Heiltje (Hilda) Johanna Gertruida Pelser (17 July 1892 -1968) and her family. There is more information in the envelope. The first two pages in a post bound album. My inspiration for the … Continue reading

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Photographer.


I scrap-booked one 12″ x 12″ page using photos of my husband’s grandfather and he’s camera. There is more information on the tabbed index card under the photo. I have scrap-booked him before and you can see the layout here. My … Continue reading

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My 2nd Great uncle’s family.


I scrap-booked one 12″ x 12″ page using a photo of my second great-uncle and he’s family, taken Circa 1900. Information about the photo is on the tag. My inspiration was “There is no Greater love” by  Dnurse at Scrapbook.com Close … Continue reading

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Me, now.


I scrap-booked one 12″ x 12″ page using another photo of my Blog Avatar. My inspiration was ”Savta” by Lilac Chang from the Scrapbooks, etc. Better Homes and Gardens magazine  Oct 2004. Close up of coins and fabric. The envelope has journaling inside. I … Continue reading

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The Haircut.


I created one 12″ x 12″ scrapbook page using a photo of my husband as a little boy. My inspiration was “Douglas at 3” by Daphne Matthews. The clip-art is from a Afrikaans book called  “SUS EN DAAN“, a Silwerboom-series … Continue reading

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Ouma.


I scrapbooked two 12″x12″ pages of my grandmother Pieteriza Cilliers Van Ellewee (7.10.01- 7.7.1992), who I have scrap-booked before and which you can see here and here. Ouma is Afrikaans for Grandmother. The card contains information on my grandmother and … Continue reading

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School Girl.


I created two 12″ x 12″ scrapbook pages in November 1015. The photographs are of my sister-in-law Hester, who I have scrap-booked before. My inspiration was “Back to school” by Teri Fode from Creating Keepsakes magazine 2004.  The files contain more information. The layout was scanned … Continue reading

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Calgary Zoo.


I created four scrapbook pages of 12″ x 12″ in August 2015. The photos were taken at the Calgary Zoo. Some of the supplies I used were a gift from a friend 😉 Patterned Paper “Natural Animal” by “Recollections Signature”, Zebra … Continue reading

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Great Aunt Alida


I scrap-booked one 12″ x 12″ page in March 2015 of my great Aunt Alida Wilhelmina Smit (25.7.1881-2.9.1960), my father Petrus Johannes Smit (2.1.1932-24.12.2014) and he’s sister Christina Phillipina Smit (5.7.1936-21.6.1939) The photo was taken was taken at The Grand Parade, Cape Town, South Africa. Circa 1939. You … Continue reading

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First Nations Scrapbooked


I scrap-booked three pages of 12 ” x 12″ in December 2014. Please click on photos for larger images Some of the supplies I used were: Card-stock, Patterned paper from Memory Stor ®, a white Aquarelle color pencil, black acid free … Continue reading

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Mother and daughter


I scrap-booked one 12″x 12″ page in December 2014. The photo is of my mother in law and sister-in-law. Circa 1952. Nikon D70 © Close up. Nikon D70 © Close up. Nikon D70 © Some of the supplies I used were … Continue reading

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Cowboys scrap-booked


Two 12 ” x 12″ pages, Scrap-booked November 2014. Photo from layout. Please click on photo for more. Photo from layout. Please click on photo for more. Photo from layout. Please click on photo for more. Supplies and tools: Suede-like … Continue reading

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Our Aunts, uncles and cousins.


Cover of album, 12″ x 12″ Scrap-booked November 2014 Detail from cover with fibers and charms. I buy most of the charms from bead stores. Tag from album. I used a Martha Stewart Border Punch. The patterned background is “Old … Continue reading

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A walk in time


I scrapbooked five 12″ x 12″ pages in November 2013. The layout was photographed by me with a Nikon D70 camera © Please click on photos for larger images.  The captions are tucked in behind every photo. This is a close … Continue reading

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