Freebies at MyMemories

This weeks FREEBIES at MyMemories are now available! Don’t forget – you do not need to be a MyMemories software to download and use these freebies. Any software program that accepts PNG files will work. However, if you are intimidated by Photoshop, or are...

Electricity

Do you know who discovered electricity? Benjamin Franklin?  There are varying thoughts on this subject that are quite interesting. (Who Discovered Electricity?).  But no matter who discovered it, it has become an integral part of our lives, although we often...

How to Warp Text in Photoshop

The past two weeks we have focused on Text Effects.  (How to Create an Outlined Title; How to Place an Image in Text in Photoshop-by NibblesSkribbles). Today let’s take a look at how the Warp Tool in Photoshop can also help us create unique titles for our pages!...

2 New FREEBIES from MyMemories

MyMemories has released this weeks Freebies. Find Freebie #1 HERE. Find Freebie #2 HERE. You do NOT need to be a MyMemories software user to enjoy these freebies.  They will work in any program that accepts PNG and JPG files! Enjoy!

Monday Inspiration by Beatrice

It’s the start of a new week, and it’s Beatrice here, back on the blog hoping to inspire you with some layouts I found while browsing the galleries.  This week SnickerdoodleDesigns has two new releases: Artsy Brushes 01 and Artsy Textures &...

Artsy Brushes & Artsy Textures 09

If you love “artsy,” if you love “textures,” my Artsy Brushes & Artsy Textures and Transparencies 09 might just be for you! These products were included in theStudio’s CU Grab Bag Gala Event last month, but are now available...

Create an Outlined Text Effect

Today let’s take a look at how to create an easy, fun text effect, that looks like an outline! Here’s how: First choose your font, font size, and type out your title. (I am using Britannic Bold at 134 pt.) For this technique, the color you use for the...

Artificial vs Real Plants

I used to have an exorbitant amount of real plants in my house.  (Green Thumb). I transitioned from real to “silk” when they became popular, and was happy with that change for many years. When we moved up to the Yosemite area a few years ago, silk...

My Memories Blog Train

Are you ready for some fun today?  Join the designers at MyMemories in their August Blog Train!  And be sure to read the entire post for information about additional FREEBIES! Never participated in a Blog Train? It’s easy, just follow the links provided and hop...

Monday Inspiration by Beatrice

Good morning and happy Monday. It’s Beatrice and I’m back on the blog again hoping to inspire you with layouts using “Strawberry Lemonade”. I’ve discovered so many more gorgeous layouts using this collection; I’d like to feature...

JPG vs Transparent Overlays, Part 2

A few days ago, we talked about the differences we see when using a JPG overlay vs a Transparency.  (JPG vs. Transparent Overlays).  If you haven’t had a chance to read that post, taking a few minutes to do so before reading today’s tutorial, will be...

Olympic Obsession

Are you caught up in watching the Olympic Games this year?  While I have been working on design projects and decorating my newly painted bathroom (A blue ceiling. Really!), my husband, Rick, has been “busy” watching the Olympic Games.   I...