Tag Archives: feminine

A Lady’s Journal.


“In the journal I do not just express myself more openly than I could to any person; I create myself.” —Susan Sontag, Reborn: Journals and Notebooks, 1947-1963 The pages are 5 1/4 ” x 7″

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Art gives me Wings.


“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” ― Pablo Picasso

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Cards from the past.


I created one 12″ x 12″ Scrapbook page using a photo of my grandmother Pieteriza Cilliers Van Ellewee. (7.10.01- 7.7.1992) and copies of some of her cards.  The photo was taken Circa 1919 in South Africa.

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Modern Dance.


I created three 12″x 12″ pages using photos of myself doing modern dancing. Scanned with an Epson WF 3620

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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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Mirrie.


I scrap-booked one 12″x 12″ page using a photo of my mother, whose nickname was Mirrie. My inspiration was “Minke Wedding” by Michelle Minken from Memory Makers Magazine of  August 2004. I made the hatpins from bead and wire.

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Die Heidenooientjie.


I Scrapbooked one 12″x 12″ page using photos of myself as a teenager. My inspiration was “A little child” by  Sarah Fishburn from the book “Creative Paper Techniques for Scrapbooks (Memory Makers)  and French Canvas Decor from Brassy Apple. The tags contain … Continue reading

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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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Photo Shoot.


I scrapbooked two 12″ x 12″ pages using photos of myself which my husband took. My inspiration was “Mary Morgan” Great grandmother by Joanne Green, from the book Scrapbooking Techniques and Scrapbooking projects by Bay books. Some of the supplies … Continue reading

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Namesake.


I scrap-booked two 12″x 12″ pages using photos of my aunt as a baby, my great-aunt, Dad, grandmother and grandfather. Dad’s sister was named after her grandmother Christina Philippina Margaretha Truter (20.10.1861 -8.12.1945) I have scrap-booked my great-grandmother and you can see the … Continue reading

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Philip and D.


I scrap-booked one 12″x 12″ page using a photo of my husband’s grandfather and he’s youngest daughter. I have used this photo in a layout before, which you can see here. The tags contain information about the photo. My inspiration … Continue reading

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Ballet Solo.


I scrapbooked one 12″x12″ page, using a photo of myself as a child. I covered cardstock with lace using modge podge. The layout was photographed by me with a Nikon D70 © My inspiration was “Heritage 3” by JLRich on … Continue reading

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50’s Baby.


Page 1. Photographed with a Nikon D70 © The page was too bulky to scan. Page 2. Scanned with an Epson scanner. I scrap-booked two 12″ x 12″ pages in January 2016. The photos are of me as a baby … Continue reading

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Wedding Day.


I created three 12″ x 12″ scrapbook pages in November 1015. The photographs were taken by Nate Gates Photography in St. Johns, Newfoundland, Canada. My inspiration was “These are the times to remember” by Keri Babbitt. The font is Bradley Hand … Continue reading

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Mermaid.


I scrap-booked one 12″x 12″ page in October 2015. The tag behind the photo has more information about the photo and has a piece of fiber attached. The photo is of my other sister-in-law and was taken by Happy Days … Continue reading

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