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Resizing A Digital Template And A Downloadable Template For Your Photo Christmas Card

Earlier this month I created a scrapbook page where I converted a digital 12×12 template to a 7×9 page. I found a relatively quick way to resize it so I thought I would share HOW TO do it with you.  The original file was a Photoshop Elements TIF template from The Daily Digi (now defunct) …

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Episode 18: Photo Disorganization to Photo Freedom

Shownotes: Alice gets real about one of the biggest scrapbooking problems… photo organization… or more like DISORGANIZATION! She shares 3 tips that will help you get your photos in order, although it’s not a quick or easy process. Alice will be joining Stacy Julian’s Photo Freedom course for 2021. It would be even more fun …

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Episode 12: Procrastination Coach Dr. Christine Li

  Shownotes: #12. Procrastination Coach Dr. Christine Li joins Alice for this episode of the podcast. We’ll explore tips that help us tackle our procrastination, we’ll find out about her new book 5 Minute Self Discipline Exercises: Stay Motivated, Cultivate Good Habits, and Achieve Your Goals. We’re giving away a FREE COPY of the book …

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Episode 8: The Vortex, Quagmire, Snowballing Pit of Despair… AKA Perfectionism

  #8. Do you struggle to create some layouts because they are too important, too special, too valuable, or too precious? In Episode 8 we’ll examine the vortex, quagmire, snowballing pit of despair that is caused by perfectionism. We’ll get real about WHY it’s so important NOT to put off scrapbooking our really important photos, …

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Whoops you’ve landed here… It could be one of a couple things… you’re just not logged in… Please visit the “login” link in the menu membership expired… Please renew your membership here a technical error… Please reach out to us at [email protected] Thanks! Alice

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Cheryl Ashcraft. CREDITS: Collect Beautiful Moments Bundle by Kristin Cronin-Barrow Font is Traveling Typewriter YOUTUBE LINK: (see Cheryl create her layout!) https://youtu.be/gKuLEobU5kQ Don’t miss the downloadable template Cheryl is sharing. It’s at the bottom of this post and in the bonus …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designers: Our first featured designer today is Jacqueline Bruce. Layout: Our next featured designer is Libby Wiers. Upload your layout to the LOAD520 Gallery by midnight Pacific time. Link to Gallery is on the LOAD520 Master Page. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Briel Schmitz.  Layout: Upload your layout to the LOAD520 Gallery by midnight Pacific time. Link to Gallery is on the LOAD520 Master Page. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. (4 comments per day will qualify …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our first featured designer today is Jeanette McGee. Layout: Our next featured designer today is Gwen Dapper. Prize Alert! Please check the MASTER PAGE to see all of the prize winners this month! If you’re on the list fill out the PRIZE CLAIM FORM! Colin Creevey …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Melissa Shanhun from Digital Scrapbooking HQ. Journalling When Phill heard Joseph, Matt and Josh were going to the opening session of StarWars at midnight, he thought it would be fun to go along too. Except that he planned to book our …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Misty Murphy. You can see Misty’s process video on her YouTube channel HERE. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 27 PRIZE ALERT thread in the discussion FORUM to be entered to win this prize. (1 available) Deadline: Midnight …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Natalie Schmidt. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 26 PRIZE ALERT thread in the discussion FORUM to be entered to win this prize. (2 available) Deadline: Midnight Pacific Time.  Please only comment once. Good luck! Winners will be …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Cathy Holiday. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 25 PRIZE ALERT thread in the discussion FORUM to be entered to win this prize. (1 available) Deadline: Midnight Pacific Time.  Please only comment once. Good luck! Winners will be …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Kim Gray. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 24 PRIZE ALERT thread in the discussion FORUM to be entered to win this prize. (1 available) Deadline: Midnight Pacific Time.  Please only comment once. Good luck! Winners will be …

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Video: https://vimeo.com/393209130/2a331e5858 FEELING OVERWHELMED??? Today’s video is longer than normal. The last few minutes share some tips and advice for how to get past the overwhelm so you can reach the finish line! Let’s do this together! Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our first featured designer today is Andrea Johnson. Layout: Our …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our first featured designer today is Misty Murphy. You can see her process video here: https://youtu.be/tf1qKf5t34o Layout: Our next featured designer is Gina Cunningham. Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 22 PRIZE ALERT thread in the discussion FORUM to be entered to win this …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Michelle Elisburg. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 21 PRIZE ALERT thread in the discussion FORUM to be entered to win this prize. (1 available) Deadline: Midnight Pacific Time.  Please only comment once. Good luck! Winners will be …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Alice Boll. Connect with me online: Facebook YouTube Instagram Layout: https://youtu.be/R916I6OwieU Upload your layout to the LOAD220 Gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Daniela Messingschlager. Layout: Prize Alert! $50 GIFT CERTIFICATE for Forever.com  from Forever Ambassador Karen Fitting. Forever is safe, permanent storage for you photos… but it’s so much more!  Find out what Forever can do for you here: http://forever.com/ambassador/karenfitting Leave a comment …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Mary Makinen. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 18 PRIZE ALERT thread in the discussion FORUM to be entered to win this prize. (3 available) Deadline: Midnight Pacific Time.  Please only comment once. Good luck! Winners will be …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Lisa Hausmann. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 17 PRIZE ALERT thread in the discussion FORUM to be entered to win this prize. (1 available) Deadline: Midnight Pacific Time.  Please only comment once. Good luck! Winners will be …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our first featured designer today is Tara Galger. Layout: Featured Designer: Our next featured designer is Melissa Shanhun.  Journalling: From the age of 4, I took dance classes. First Modern Jazz and Tap, then Ballet. I enjoyed performing, but I wasn’t too fussed when I moved …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our first featured designer today is Karen Poirier Brode. Bullet points: try a grid design to include multiple people in a single photo use black and white with simple backgrounds for a unified contemporary look a simple shelf design can add simplicity to a layout asymmetrical …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Jodie Morton. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 14 PRIZE ALERT thread in the discussion FORUM to be entered to win this prize. (12 available) Deadline: Midnight Pacific Time.  Please only comment once. Good luck! Winners will be …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Joy McHargue. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 13 PRIZE ALERT thread in the discussion FORUM to be entered to win this prize. (5 available) Deadline: Midnight Pacific Time.  Please only comment once. Good luck! Winners will be …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Kristie Sloan. Layout: Don’t miss the BONUS CONTENT section on the Master Page. There you can access the sketch that Kristie used as well as a digital .psd template download. Upload your layout to the LOAD220 Gallery by midnight Pacific time. …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Sharon Hill. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 11 PRIZE ALERT thread in the discussion FORUM to be entered to win this prize. (3 available) Deadline: Midnight Pacific Time.  Please only comment once. Good luck! Winners will be …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Claire Cummings. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 10 PRIZE ALERT thread in the discussion FORUM to be entered to win this prize. (1 available) Deadline: Midnight Pacific Time.  Please only comment once. Good luck! Winners will be …

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Video: (the end of this video has instructions for using the new FORUM!) Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our first featured designer today is Libby Wiers. Layout: Our next featured designer is Kathy McElfresh. See Kathy’s process video HERE. Upload your layout to the LOAD220 Gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our first featured designer today is Amy Kioski. Layout: Our next featured designer is Briel Schmitz. Upload your layout to the LOAD220 Gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Gwen Dapper. Layout: Upload your layout to the LOAD220 Gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD220 Day 6

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Jacqueline Bruce. Layout: Upload your layout to the LOAD220 Gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping! When adding your Image Title to the gallery please use this format: DAY# …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Karen Fitting. Description: “I just went to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Florida for the first time in December so this entire month is perfect!  And then I saw this prompt – to say that I was in awe …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Nikki Kann. Layout: Upload your layout to the LOAD220 Gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD220 Day 3

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Sonja Gortzak. Layout: Upload your layout to the LOAD220 Gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD220 Day 2

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Sonja Akins. Layout: Upload your layout to the LOAD220 Gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designers: It’s a weekend so we have 2 featured designers today! First up is Theresa Martinez. Layout: Our next featured designer is Nikki Kann. JOURNALING: This is not a life-and-death story. Although, at the time, there may have been some question if we (parents) would survive with …

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LOAD1019: T.Hanks a Lot Day 26

Day 26 Prompt: Day 26: Long Term Partnership (Marriage with Rita Wilson): Tom has often credited his wife Rita Wilson as being behind his success. You can read all about their relationship here:  https://www.oprahmag.com/life/relationships-love/a27007401/tom-hanks-wife-rita-wilson/ Story: Make a page about a defining long term partnership. It could be a marriage, a working relationship or a long-term …

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LOAD Mini: Yearbook Memories Day 6

Day 6: Teachers Video    Featured Layout Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some comments on the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping! Don’t forget to use #loadmini #layoutaday #yearbookmemories #scraphappyfamily on social media when sharing your layouts!

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Day 5: Friends Video    Featured Layout Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some comments on the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping! Don’t forget to use #loadmini #layoutaday #yearbookmemories #scraphappyfamily on social media when sharing your layouts!

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Day 4: Recess Video    Featured Layout Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some comments on the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping! Don’t forget to use #loadmini #layoutaday #yearbookmemories #scraphappyfamily on social media when sharing your layouts!

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Day 3: Lunch Video    https://vimeo.com/353932231/5753a1d83d Featured Layout Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some comments on the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!   Don’t forget to use #loadmini #layoutaday #yearbookmemories #scraphappyfamily on social media when sharing your layouts!

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Day 2: Schedule Video    https://vimeo.com/353674320/9f03c8dc10 Featured Layout Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some comments on the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!   Don’t forget to use #loadmini #layoutaday #yearbookmemories #scraphappyfamily on social media when sharing your layouts!

LOAD Mini: Yearbook Memories Day 1

Day 1:Learning Video    https://vimeo.com/353500514/393a1d3fee Featured Layout Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some comments on the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!   Don’t forget to use #loadmini #layoutaday #yearbookmemories #scraphappyfamily on social media when sharing your layouts!

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Gwen Dapper. Gwen was so inspired she made TWO layouts for this prompt! Layout: Join the ScrapHappy family! There’s never been a better time to join the ScrapHappy family! You get a full year of access to all member activities, including …

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LOAD519 Day 30

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Hannah Wilde. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 29

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Shannon Zundel. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 28

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Becky Jones Rivera. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 27

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Stephanie Feltus. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 26

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Alice Boll from ScrapHappy! Layout: Eyvind Earle- Backgrounds of Sleeping Beauty https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1h8LJAnji_A Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 25

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Sharon Hill. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 24

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Sonja Gortzak. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 23

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Shannon Zundel. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 22

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Chelsea Schroeder. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 21

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Joy McHargue. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 21 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr group to be entered to win the stamp set. Good luck! Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave …

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LOAD519 Day 20

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Nikki Kann. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 19

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Alice Boll from the ScrapHappy membership group. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 18

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Natalie Schmidt. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 17

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Lisa Hausmann. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 16

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Carol Callaway. Layout: This Magic Moment: Drifters This Magic Moment: Jay and the Americans   Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 15

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Teresa Smith. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 14

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Claire Cummings. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 13

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Lela Norris. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 12

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Gwen Dapper. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 11

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Stacy Harper-Watson.  Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 10

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Jolene Joyce. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 9

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Monica Moriak. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 8

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Melissa Shanhun from Digital Scrapbooking HQ.  Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 8 Prize Alert thread to be entered to win the Digi Scrap Success Program Help Me session with Melissa!  Find out more about the Digi Scrap …

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LOAD519 Day 7

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Alison Day from Alison Day Designs. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

LOAD519 Day 6

Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Misty Murphy. You can see her process video HERE. (She’s growing her YouTube so don’t forget to like and subscribe!) Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Kathy McElfresh. See her process video this layout HERE. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Jacqueline Bruce. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 4 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr group discussion to be entered to win the stamp and create prize pack  courtesy of the ScrapHappy membership! Draw will take place at …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Kim Gray. You can see more of Kim’s pages for this project in her Forever album here: KIM GRAY FOREVER Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Hannah Wilde. Layout: The Lovin’ Spoonful: Do You Believe in Magic https://youtu.be/JnbfuAcCqpY Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Amy Kioski. Layout: Upload your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on some of the layouts that you see there. Happy scrapping!

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Nikki Kann. Layout: Sketch Nikki used: Prize Alert! Here’s a peek at what’s in the Grand Prize! The link to the Finisher’s prize form will be in your email tomorrow. (It will also be on the Master Page.) You must have …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Leslie Smith. Layout: Prize Alert! Today you could win an embossing prize pack from Emerald Creek Crafts! Leave a comment on the Day 27 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr group. Draw to take place during March Happy Hour. Good luck! …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): There’s a short video clip of the Jitterbug scene with the song, (it’s pretty raw) HERE if you’d like to check it out. Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Michelle Elisburg. Layout: Happy Hour! Mark your calendar! The March Happy Hour will be held March 15 at …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Sonja Gortzak. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 25 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr group to be entered to win the Mon Cheri paper pack from Teresa Collins! Draw to take place during March Happy Hour. Good …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Today we have two featured designers, Kathy McElfresh and Daniela Messingschlager. Layout: Kathy McElfresh   Daniela Messingschlager Prize Alert! One lucky winner will receive a Forever $50 Gift Certificate https://www.forever.com/ambassador/karenfitting Can be used on Permanent & Guaranteed Storage (worldwide), Media Conversion (USA only), Artisan & Historian (worldwide) …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Claire Cummings. Layout: Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load219 or …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Kathy Hannas. Layout: Prize Alert! Today’s lucky winner will receive a one-on-one coaching session with Melissa Shanhun from Digital Scrapbooking HQ. Find out if the Digi Scrap Success Program is right for you, and how to get on the path to digi …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Kim Gray. Kim is a Forever advisor and you can shop with her HERE. Layout: Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Joy McHargue. Layout: Joy’s Video: Prize Alert! Today two lucky winners will receive a “sweet” metal die and Orange Twist ink pad from Catherine Pooler designs. Leave a comment on the Day 20 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr group. Draw …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Rita Tong. Layout: Prize Alert! Today, 5 lucky winners will receive a Glue Dots prize pack. Leave a comment on the day 19 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr group to be entered to win. Draw to take place during March …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Gwen Dapper. Layout: Prize Alert! Today you can win a digital scrapbook kit from Vicki Robinson Designs. Leave a comment on the Prize Alert thread in the Flickr group. Draw to take place during March Happy Hour. Everyone can take advantage …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Dietra Kessel. Layout: Prize Alert! Today’s prize is the Sending Love card kit from Karen fitting, Creative Memories Advisor. You can shop for Creative Memories through Karen https://creativememories.com/user/photoskeptalive Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Lisa Hausmann. Layout: Prize Alert! Today’s prize is a Creativation goodie bag! One lucky winner will receive a: Le Pen Flex, Stamp set from Waffleflower, 2 sample packs of Glue Dots, a tape measure, a craft blade and a die set …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Cathy Holiday. Layout: Prize Alert! Today you can win a FREE 3 month subscription to Big Picture Classes courtesy of Melissa Shanhun from Digital Scrapbooking HQ. Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Jolene Joyce. Layout: Prize Alert! Leave a comment on the Day 14 Prize Alert thread on Flickr to enter to win today’s prize, the ink cubes and 2 stamp sets from Gina K Designs. Draw to take place at March Happy …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Today we have TWO featured designers! Sheree Dryden Hope and Cathy Doerr. Layout: Sheree Dryden Hope   Cathy Doerr Prize Alert! Be sure to enter to win the Day 13 prize, the Floral Market paper collection from Teresa Collins. Leave a comment on the Day 13 …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Marcia Fortunato. Layout: Prize Alert! Today’s prize will allow you to choose an item from digital designer Becca Bonneville’s shop! You can learn more about Becca on her website  www.beccabonneville.com and shop in her store  https://the-lilypad.com/store/Becca-Bonneville/ Everyone can receive 10% off in …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Monica Moriak. Layout: Prize Alert! Today’s TWO winners will each receive: 2 scrapbooking collection packs! The Belle Fleur collection AND the Free Bird collection. Enter by leaving a comment on the Day 11 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr group. Draw …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Natalie Schmidt. Layout: Prize Alert! Today’s prize is free registration in the Pixels to Pages Live Event! This event will take place in Morgan Hill, California. Please read the registration information and if you are interested in attending leave a comment …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Jenny McGee… AND… Hannah Wilde! Layout: Jenny’s layout: Hannah’s layout: Prize Alert! Today’s prize is a Turnabout Stamp set, and a die set from Concord and 9th! Leave a comment on the Day 9 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr group. …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is April Swingler. Layout: Prize Alert! The Day 8 prize is 4 embellishment packs from The Fairytale Club and a $20 gift certificate for a Fairytale Club shopping spree! Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Alice Boll from ScrapHappy! See her process video here, or at the end of this post! Layout: Prize Alert! Today you could win the Alice Scrapbook collection from Stamperia! You can see their booth at Creativation here: Stamperia Creativation 2019 Be …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Chelsea Schroeder. Layout: Prize Alert! One lucky winner will receive Digi Scrap from Scratch from Melissa Shanhun from Digital Scrapbooking HQ.  You have until 12pm Pacific time to leave a comment on the Flickr Prize Alert discussion thread, as this prize …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Joyce DeLong. Layout: Prize Alert! Today we have a prize from Teresa Collins. It’s a package of her new paper collection Azure Paperie. You can see this collection in her Creativation booth tour video HERE. Leave a comment on the Day …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Melissa Shanhun from Digital Scrapbooking HQ. Layout: Prize Alert! Today you could win an adorable Hedgehog stamp set from Art Impressions! Leave a comment on the Day 4 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr group. Good luck! Be sure to LOAD …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Lela Norris. Layout: Prize Alert! Our prize today is a Webster’s Pages, Love Everyday Kit, Color Crush Stationery Accents kit.  To be entered to win leave a comment on the Day 3 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr group discussion threads. …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Jacqueline Bruce. Layout: Surprise! Jacqueline made 2 layouts using our prompts today!   Want to know more about Technicolor? This video is great! How Technicolor Changed Movies   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight …

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Video: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Melinda Greer. You can see her process video HERE. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts …

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And so we come to the end of another LOAD adventure. We hope you’ve had a fun, uplifting, creative month that has resulted in lots of stories. The Broadway musical “Once on This Island” by Lynn Ahrens & Stephen Flaherty ends with these words: So I hope that you will tell this tale tomorrow It …

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Show of the Day: Dear Evan Hansen (2016) Winner of six Tony Awards and nominated for nine, Dear Evan Hansen won Best Musical and became a standing-room only show on Broadway. It opened in December 2016 and is currently playing to capacity crowds. The music & lyrics are by the songwriting team of Pasek & Paul, …

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Show of the Day: Hamilton (2015) This Broadway & pop-culture phenomenon was inspired by the Ron Chernow biography, Alexander Hamilton. Lin-Manuel Miranda, who was responsible for the award-winning Broadway musical, In the Heights, wrote the book, music & lyrics for Hamilton. It is a through-sung show that opened on Broadway in August 2015 and is currently …

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Show of the Day: Kinky Boots (2013) Kinky Boots is based on a 2005 film that in turn is based on true events. A young man in England inherits a shoe factory that is becoming obsolete and he transforms it after meeting a drag queen who needs sturdy thigh boots with strong heels. Charlie Price, the …

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Show of the Day: Wicked (2003) Wicked opened in October 2003 and is still running on Broadway with touring companies and sit-down productions in several cities. It is currently the sixth longest-running show and is Broadway’s second-highest grossing show behind still-running The Lion King. It is based on Gregory Maguire’s novel of the same name and …

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Show of the Day: Hairspray (2002) Hairspray was nominated for thirteen Tony Awards and won eight, including Best Musical. It ran from 2002-09 on Broadway, had national tours, several international productions, and was adapted into a film version in 2007 as well as an NBC Live television production in 2016. The musical is based on a …

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Show of the Day: The Lion King (1997) The Lion King is based on the Disney animated film with music by Elton John & lyrics by Tim Rice. It premiered on Broadway at Disney’s renovated New Amsterdam Theater in November 1997 but moved to the Minskoff Theatre in 2006 to make room for the opening of …

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Show of the Day: Beauty & the Beast (1994) Based on a classic French fairy tale and adapted from the 1991 animated film of the same name, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast was the first of the Disney musicals on Broadway. Although critics panned the show, audiences were enthusiastic and made it a blockbuster. It …

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Show of the Day: Miss Saigon (1989) Miss Saigon is loosely based on the Puccini opera Madame Butterfly and is another Schönberg & Boublil show. It incorporates the same style of a through-sung musical with very little dialogue as used in their Les Misérables. It has beautiful, soaring melodies that show the innocence and love of …

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Show of the Day: The Phantom of the Opera (1988) The Phantom of the Opera with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber is the longest-running Broadway show in history. It opened in January 1988 and is still running with almost 13,000 performances. It was the first Broadway production to top 10,000 performances and accomplished that in 2012. …

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Show of the Day: Into the Woods (1987) Into the Woods contains music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, who drew on feelings from his troubled childhood for some of the characterizations. The show combines several well-known fairy tales with common themes: parents and children, growing up, communal responsibility, and wishes and their consequences. The main characters …

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Show of the Day: Les Misérables (1987) Based on the novel by Victor Hugo, this musical by Schönberg & Boublil has become an international sensation that is enduring. It follows the story of Jean Valjean, arrested for stealing bread for his sister’s starving child and imprisoned for nineteen years. His redemption and attempts to atone by …

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Show of the Day: Annie (1977)  Annie is an original story based on the popular newspaper comic strip “Little Orphan Annie”. Set during the Depression in New York City, the story centers on a young orphan who encounters a miraculous parent-figure in the billionaire Oliver Warbucks, who in turn becomes very fond of her and wishes …

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Show of the Day: A Chorus Line (1975)  The most widely acclaimed musical of the 1970’s, A Chorus Line was conceived by Michael Bennett, who was also the director and choreographer. Bennett met with 24 dancers and taped their experiences as performers, their backgrounds, problems, and frustrations. These tapes were given to the book writers who …

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We’re halfway through the month and our Broadway adventure. Hopefully you’ve been belting out show tunes and creating beautiful layouts. If your mojo has begun to droop, here’s your wakeup call to start again and just do it. Don’t worry about the past, start from where you’re at. Make a layout today. Show of the …

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Show of the Day: Fiddler on the Roof (1964) Fiddler on the Roof is based on the short stories of Yiddish writer Sholom Aleichem. The musical’s book was written by Joseph Stein who created a new story using episodes and characters from the stories. His story dealt with the gradual breakdown of traditions in a community, …

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Show of the Day: Funny Girl (1964) Funny Girl is based on the real-life rise to stardom of Fanny Brice, who became a star of the Ziegfeld Follies and later, radio. The musical was produced by the son-in-law of Fanny and Nick Arnstein, who decided that none of the songs Fanny was known for in real …

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Show of the Day: Hello, Dolly! (1964) Hello, Dolly! is based on the popular play by Thornton Wilder, The Matchmaker, and follows the script closely with the clever addition of dance numbers and songs by Jerry Herman. The irrepressible Dolly Levi was played by Carol Channing, who originated the role on Broadway and also toured with …

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Show of the Day: Camelot (1960) Camelot was Lerner & Loewe’s follow-up to their wildly successful My Fair Lady and had the largest advance ticket sale in Broadway history to that time. This pre-opening buzz was based on the musical team and the two leads: Richard Burton and Julie Andrews. The play is based on T.H. …

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Show of the Day: The Sound of Music (1959) The Sound of Music was the second longest-running Broadway musical of the 1950’s, after My Fair Lady. It was the final collaboration of Rodgers & Hammerstein, for Oscar Hammerstein II died nine months after its opening, with “Edelweiss” being his final lyrics. This had all the hallmarks …

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Show of the Day: The Music Man (1957) The Music Man was entirely written by Broadway newcomer, Meredith Willson, who based the story on incidents from his childhood in Iowa. The play was old-fashioned in contrast to the snappy, modern West Side Story playing at the same time, but its intricate musical arrangements, fast pacing, and …

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Show of the Day: West Side Story (1957) West Side Story was a jolting, revolutionary musical for its time. The story is about New York street gangs who regularly rumbled & fought each other for territory & revenge. The energetic choreography featuring finger-snapping, leaping, & crouching dancers is a common sight to modern theatre-goers but was …

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Show of the Day: My Fair Lady (1956) My Fair Lady was the most influential musical of the 1950’s & broke all attendance records for musical productions in NYC up to that time. The musical’s book remained faithful to the original play, Pygmalion, by George Bernard Shaw, thus retaining the witty dialogue of the famous playwright. …

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Show of the Day: Damn Yankees (1955) Damn Yankees is the story of an aging Washington Senators baseball fan who makes a deal with the Devil, aka Mr. Applegate, to be transformed into a young player and save their season. He negotiates an escape clause, and as his loneliness for his wife increases, Applegate tempts him …

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Show of the Day: The King and I (1951) The King and I is based on the true story of Anna Leonowens’ experiences as an English governess to King Mongkut of Siam in the 1860’s. The brilliant actress, Gertrude Lawrence, convinced Rodgers & Hammerstein that it would be the perfect material for a musical starring herself, …

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Show of the Day: Guys and Dolls (1950) Guys and Dolls has music & lyrics written by Frank Loesser, and is based on short stories by the newspaperman, Damon Runyon. Runyon’s stories of people living in New York encompass a wide swath of characters, but the play is based mostly on two stories. It concerns the …

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Show of the Day: South Pacific (1949) This Rodgers & Hammerstein musical has a plot based on James A. Michener’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, Tales of the South Pacific. The musical was an instant hit and ran for 1,925 performances. The overarching theme of the show is racism and its effects on two American Navy officers …

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Show of the Day: Brigadoon (1947) One day every 100 years, the village of Brigadoon appears in the Scottish Highlands. Two American tourists stumble upon the town and one of them, Tommy, falls in love with a village girl named Fiona. But can he believe in the town and stay with his love? His companion, …

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Show of the Day: Annie Get Your Gun (1946) This show was written as a star turn for the Broadway star, Ethel Merman. The equally talented and just as famous Irving Berlin, wrote the music & lyrics to the songs that became classics in their own right, as well as showing off Merman’s talents. For the …

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Welcome LOADsters! This month we will dance & sing our way through the Golden Age of Broadway. Hopefully, you will remember some songs and stories from these well-loved musicals, or be introduced to some new ones. Set your playlist to Broadway, break out your tools, and have a great month of scrapping to the hits! …

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Day 2: UNIVERSE Video Prompt Featured Layout Prize Alert Leave a comment on the Day 2 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr gallery to be entered to win today’s prize courtesy of RTS Scrapbooking YouTube channel, a $20 gift certificate for Scrapbook Generation! ScrapbookGeneration.com RTS Scrapbooking YouTube channel

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Alice Boll of Scrapbook Wonderland and the ScrapHappy membership group. Layout: Grand Prize and Finisher’s Prizes: If you’ve completed EVERY day of scrapbooking and uploaded your layouts to Flickr you’re eligible to receive a Finisher’s Prize! Watch …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Kathy McElfresh. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Michelle Elisburg. Layout: Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Melinda Greer. You can see Melinda’s process video for this layout HERE. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Monica Moriak. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Jeanette McGee. Layout:   Gangnam Style Video: Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Janet Krause. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Briel Schmitz. Layout: Prize Alert! Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Melissa Shanhun from Digital Scrapbooking HQ. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Jodie Morton. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Kim Wirfs. Layout: Prize Alert: Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Carol Callaway. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Hannah Wilde. Layout: Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Nikki Kann. Layout:   Rebecca Black’s ‘Friday’ music video: Prize Alert:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Claire Cummings. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Joy McHargue. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Danielle Leonetti. Layout: PRIZE ALERT: Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Daniela Messingschlager. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Cathy Doerr. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Michelle Beeby. Layout:   Prize Alert: Rick Astley- Never Gonna Give You Up Video:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Alice Boll from Scrapbook Wonderland and the ScrapHappy group. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Dawn Corney. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Sonja Gortzak-Hughes. Layout: Prize Alert: Leave a comment on the Flickr discussion thread by midnight Pacific time to be entered to win! Good luck!     Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Tina Campbell. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both):   Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Jolene Joyce. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both): Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Alison Day from Alison Day Designs. Watch Alison’s process video for this layout HERE. Layout: Prize Alert: Leave a comment on the Flickr discussion thread by midnight Pacific time to be entered to win! Good luck! Be …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both):   Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Gwen Dapper.   Layout:     Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both):   Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Heather Torvi. Layout: Star Wars Quotes: Here are a few favourites, or you can find a lot more at these links: 40 Memorable Star Wars Quotes 15 Star Wars Quotes to Use in Everyday Life 20 …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both):   Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Melissa Studley Donahoo. Layout:   Here’s the Nyan Cat Video: Prize Alert: Leave a comment on the Flickr discussion thread by midnight Pacific time to be entered to win! Good luck! Be sure to LOAD up …

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Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both):   Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Natalie Schmidt. When Natalie submitted her layout she said, “Alice, I hope that this page makes you as happy as Dobby when he received the sock that freed him!” Yes, Natalie, it did!!!!   Layout:   Be …

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  Meme of the Day: Choose Your Prompt (or do both):   Video: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Alice Boll of Scrapbook Wonderland and the ScrapHappy membership group. Alice created this layout during her April 2018 Scrapbook Live event. You can see it on YouTube HERE. Layout:   Be sure to LOAD up …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Joyce DeLong   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday Happy …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Emma Clark   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday Happy …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Melinda Greer   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday Happy …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designers: Briel Schmitz Sue Carey   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Jodie Morton   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday Happy …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Kathy McElfresh   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday Happy …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Claire Cummings   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday Happy …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Hannah Wilde PRIZE ALERT!!! Leave a comment on the Day 21 Prize Alert thread to be entered to win this pack of patterned papers from Bo Bunny. They’ve just released a new pattern, damask! It’s available in 12 colours, and one lucky winner …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Joy McHargue   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday Happy …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Cathy Holiday Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday Happy scrapping! …

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Inspiring Quotes of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Kim Gray PRIZE ALERT!!! https://www.forever.com/ambassador/karenfitting Karen’s Crazy Forever February Special Purchase 25GB storage (or more) using the MYFAMILY promo code and save 10% thanks to home office… and Karen will REBATE you an additional 15% via PayPal or check if purchased before 2/28/18. OR Join …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Katherine McKamey   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday Happy …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designers: Kathy Hannas Beth Baumwell   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Jolene Joyce PRIZE ALERT!!! Leave a comment on the Day 15 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr gallery to be entered to win a Traveler’s Notebook Insert with a Teal Floral cover from Beth Soler from RockYourNotebook.com Beth (who also has the site Scrapping Wonders) also …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Melissa Shanhun from Digital Scrapbooking HQ See the process video for Melissa’s layout HERE.       Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: April Swingler   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday Happy …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Kathy Leicht-Gregg PRIZE ALERT!!! One lucky winner will receive the class Photo Editing for Absolute Beginners from Digital Scrapbooking HQ. (This class uses Photoshop Elements.) To be entered to win leave a comment on the Day 12 Prize Alert thread in the Flickr …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designers: Jenny McGee Leslie Smith     Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Michelle Elisburg   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday Happy …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Alison Day from Alison Day Designs PRIZE ALERT!!! Today you could win a 4-Way Corner and Hole Punch from Creative Memories! To shop for Creative Memories products visit Karen’s site: Photos Kept Alive: Creative Memories   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Dietra Kessel (Dee Kay)   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Claudia Böhne       Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure:   Video: Featured Designer: Hannah Wilde The template is from Katie Pertiet: Template Inspiration 041412. Papers are from Kimeric, Dawn Inskip, and Amber Morrison. PRIZE ALERT! Two lucky winners will receive The Ultimate Adhesive Bundle with products from Glue Dots and 3M. Be sure to leave a …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Gwen Gerbracht-Dapper See the layout that inspired Gwen’s page HERE.   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Featured Designer: Monica Moriak   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and if you’re sharing your layouts on social media use the hashtags #load218 or #layoutaday Happy …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure: Video: Link to Photo Organizing for Absolute Beginners *NEW CLASS* http://digiscraphq.com/OAB Featured Designers: Carol Callaway Melissa Shanhun from DigitalScrapbookingHQ.com   PRIZE ALERT!   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day:   Choose Your Prompt Adventure:   Video: Featured Designer: Alice Boll Link to “Proof that we are really insignificant” with photos from the Hubble Deep Field Image.   Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in …

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Inspiring Quote of the Day: Choose Your Prompt Adventure:   Video: Featured Designers: We have two featured designers today! Natalie Schmidt and Daniela Messingschlager.   Natalie’s layout:   Daniela’s Layout: Be sure to LOAD up your layout to the Flickr gallery by midnight Pacific time. Leave some love on the layouts in the gallery and …

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I’ve got a secret… …password – the subject is technology. The ultimate love/hate relationship is what most of us have with our devices. Find a clever way to document that, perhaps in a Dear Smartphone letter! Featured Designer: Sue Carey When I got this prompt, I decided that since it involved technology I should try …

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I’ve got a secret… …formula – a favorite product that you swear by, and it doesn’t have to be scrappy! Featured Designer: Alice Boll There are so many awesome products that I love, of course my mind went right to scrapbooking products and not other products I love, although there’s a lot of those too! …

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I’ve got a secret… …passion – the thing that really drives you. Find an exuberantly artistic way to communicate the feeling. Featured Designer: Roxanne Humenik (RoxRox26) The prompt for today had me thinking for quite a while about what I am passionate about and something I have always wanted to do.  My mind went immediately …

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I’ve got a secret… …hiding place – Tell about your go-to snack that you hide from everyone else! Use hidden journaling to document where you hide it. Featured Designer: Jacqueline Bruce I don’t really have a hiding place that only I know about, so I brainstormed with my husband about it. We talked about how …

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I’ve got a secret… …talent – find something to scrap that people would be surprise to know that you are good at. Featured Designer: Melinda Greer Melinda has a process video for this layout on her YouTube page. You can watch it HERE. Save

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I’ve got a secret… …handshake – document a family tradition or an inside joke. Featured Designer: Sue Carey When I received this prompt, I thought of a family tradition that is also an inside joke. So I was all over this prompt and the opportunity to tell the story of our Christmas Eve charades. It’s …

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I’ve got a secret… …love – tell about something you have dreamed of doing with your life but have never acted to make it happen. You might reveal if you would do it if you could possibly make it happen today. Featured Designer: Leslie Smith Leslie has a page from this past summer that illustrates …

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I’ve got a secret… …treasure – tell about something with sentimental value to you & why. Featured Designer: Alice Boll I actually need to run around and take photos of more things that I’m sentimental about! I thought this mug that my son made for me was a good place to start since I’ve never …

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I’ve got a secret… …garden – use a photo taken out of doors for your page today! Featured Designer: Daniela Messingschlager The title is “In the Garden” and it is about my husband Dieter and his love for gardening. He constantly redesigns and has a list of projects he wants to do like: a pond, …

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Day Nineteen: I’ve got a secret… …escape – document your bucket list Featured Designer: Kathy McElfresh For this prompt I chose to focus on the top entry in my too-full bucket list. Shanghai is my mother’s birthplace and it’s a place that’s always intrigued me and represented far-away lands and exotic adventures. I’ve almost been …

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I’ve got a secret… …about girls. What do you love about being a girl? Or maybe write a letter to your younger self, or advice to a daughter/niece/granddaughter/special girl in your life. Featured Designer: Sonja Akins Sonja used an old ScrapHappy sketch for inspiration! The journaling reads: Dear Rylee, you have been an artist since you …

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I’ve got a secret… …crush. Okay, the photo is quite literally a scrap crush, but I think this can go in so many directions! Today we use the word “crush” for whatever we’ve taken a current fancy to. What’s yours today?     Featured Designer: Cathy Holiday Save

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Day Sixteen: I’ve got a secret… …to success – document something you are proud of accomplishing. Featured Designer: Kim Gray The secret and success was that I was very apprehensive (dreading) about driving into the city of Pittsburgh to the William Penn Hotel for a very elegant family wedding. It was Homecoming weekend for my …

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Day Fifteen: I’ve got a secret…   Featured Designer: Alice Boll There are so many quotes that inspire me, but “enjoy the little things” popped out and I knew that one little thing that I’d love to scrap about are the delicious wild saskatoon berries that grow in our yard. Plaid paper: Lawn Fawn Die …

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Day Thirteen: I’ve got a secret… …ingredient – that one thing that your day is not complete without. Featured Designer: Kathy Hannas For 34 years, my husband has been my secret ingredient. Supporting, encouraging, enabling me to be my best. There has not been a day in that time that we have not been together …

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Day Twelve: I’ve got a secret… …guilty pleasure – it’s okay, we won’t tell! Leslie took awhile to settle on her page for this one. “The thing that should make me feel guilty but doesn’t is the amount of quiet thinking time I have been having lately. From the outside looking in it appears that …

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Day Eleven: I’ve got a secret… …place – somewhere you’ve always loved to be. PRIZE ALERT!!! Ever think your photos could be better than they are? We all think that! Thankfully with this class you’ll learn the tricks to make your photos look as good as should!  To learn more about this class, Mother’s Little Helper …

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Day Nine: I’ve got a secret… …nickname – hopefully you had an immediate thought for this one. My trouble will be finding a photo of that person! You could also use the nickname of somewhere that you have visited, like The Big Apple or The City of Lights. Featured Designer: Lisa Hausmann  

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Day Eight: I’ve got a secret… …admirer – a great time to safely keep a little note you cherish. Featured Designer: Giraffemom Carol Callaway I struggled with this prompt – I’ve never had a secret admirer! So I started rifling through some old photos that haven’t seen the light of day in years. And I …

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Day Seven: I’ve got a secret… …scrappy trademark – use your go-to product/technique/style on your page. Featured Designer: Melinda Greer Melinda made a process video for this layout. You can see that on her YouTube channel HERE.

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Day Five: I’ve got a secret… …favorite food – include a recipe. In my book, a recipe can be as simple as 1 graham cracker broken in half, 1/2 Hershey chocolate bar (sorry, Lynnette!) & a burnt marshmallow layered together to form a s’more. It’s fun to apply the recipe concept to our pages, too, …

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Day Four: I’ve got a secret …life – what super power do you have? Be whimsical on your page today! Aren’t women amazing? You may not be able to leap tall buildings in a single bound but some days just leaving the house fully dressed is an accomplishment! Be playful on your page today. Perhaps …

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Day Three: I’ve got a secret… …about boys – document an important male relationship in your life Dad, brother, buddy or Grandpa, giving a shout-out to the men in our life gives us the chance to use some of our more masculine stash or perhaps have a rummage through a box of childhood photos for …

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I’ve got a secret… …to successful adulting – document how you stay organized Are you a lister, a calendar or a planner girl? In my case, my phone is smarter than I am  about being organized! These days we can find a system  in any size, shape, pattern or configuration, complete with any coordinated accessory …

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Welcome, Scraphappy sistas, to LOAD 1017! I hope you are ready for a daily dose of inspiration & the gift of creative time for yourself. Whether you follow every prompt, work on your 20+ year old child’s baby book, your most recent vacation or even “catch up” on your Project Life album, the “secret” to …

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Day 1 Now and Then is all about friendship. Create a layout about a friendship in your life, either current, past, or one that’s lasted through the years. Video: Sample Layout: Now it’s your turn! Upload your Day 1 layout to the Flickr gallery by Midnight Pacific Time. Happy scrapping!

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Video: Prompt: The Martian – 2015 Give yourself some credit! What ingenious idea or creative solution to a problem have you come up with? Video Clip: Trailer  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ej3ioOneTy8 Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Briel Schmitz from the ScrapHappy family. Grand Prize Alert! If you’ve scrapbooked, and uploaded your layouts to the Flickr gallery EVERY day …

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Video: Prompt: Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone – 2001 How would you use magic in your life? Where do you find magic in your daily life? Video Clips: You’re a wizard Harry. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z9GwIeh5FIY Harry’s wand https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5whe9XtdQgw First look at Hogwarts https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SafKm0tsSOw Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Carol Callaway from the ScrapHappy family. LOAD517 Sponsors: Our sponsors make …

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Video: Prompt: The Matrix – 1999 Create a layout that tells about a decision that indirectly led you to an entirely different experience. I never would have thought I’d end up ____ when I started doing _____. Video Clip: Neo visits the Oracle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3EgazvVNknA   Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Emma Clark from Mind the …

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Video: Prompt: Fight Club – 1999 Make a layout that catalogs items in your home, in your mind, in your relationships, anything! Video Clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=exL51n3py6g  Fight club Ikea scene Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Alice Boll from the ScrapHappy family and the Scrapbook Wonderland website. Blog: http://scrapbookwonderland.com/ Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/scrapbookwonder/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/ScrapbookWonderland Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/aliceboll/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ScrapbookWonderland/ Prize Alert! Scrapbook YOU! This …

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Video: Prompt: Titanic – 1997 “I’m the king of the world!” Share your best day ever, or I’m at the top of my game moment.  Video Clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ItjXTieWKyI King of the World Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Tina Campbell from the ScrapHappy family. Blog: http://tinasscrapcorner.blogspot.com/ Awesome Deal Alert: You still have a few days to take …

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  Video: Prompt: Forrest Gump – 1994 “Mama always said life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” Tell about how everyday brings a surprise or a new adventure. What kinds of surprises are revealed daily in your life? how do you embrace each day for what it is?   …

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Video: Prompt: Big – 1988 Tell the ways you don’t really feel like an adult. Use a BIG element on your page. Video Clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CF7-rz9nIn4 playing the piano scene Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Alison Day from the ScrapHappy family. You can find Alison at Alison Day Designs. Website http://alisondaydesigns.com/ YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/user/daybydaywith5 Instagram – …

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Video: Prompt: The Princess Bride – 1987 Tell the story of a time when one of your wishes came true or of a time you helped someone else’s wish come true. Video Clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=niul8Hy-3wk The rolling down the hill scene when she realizes the Dread Pirate Roberts is really Westley. Featured Designer: Our featured designer today …

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Video: Prompt: Ferris Bueller’s Day Off – 1986 What would you do with a whole day off? Video Clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KS6f1MKpLGM  Bueller? Bueller? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R-P6p86px6U Trailer  Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Melissa Shanhun from the ScrapHappy family. Melissa blogs and teaches classes at Digital Scrapbooking HQ. Don’t miss Melissa’s class, Digital Scrapbooking for Absolute Beginners. You can find …

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Video: Prompt: Back to the Future – 1985 Marty McFly goes back to his parent’s time and his clothes don’t really fit in. Give us a layout about your fashion from the past, or perhaps a fashion faux pas! Video Clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=95_DB6GgLQs scene in coffee shop, references to modern sodas, his “life vest”, realizes he’s …

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Video: Prompt: Superman – 1978 What’s your Kryptonite? What stops you for doing what you need, or want, to do? Video Clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XWHyvubVdPA original trailer Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Lisa Harris from My Kreative Pursuits. Blog http://www.mykreativepursuits.com/blog Shop www.kreativepaperie.etsy.com Instagram  Instagram.com/kwitekreative Facebook  https://www.facebook.com/MyKreativePursuits/ Pinterest  pinterest.com/kwitekreative Awesome Deal Alert! Connie Hanks from Clicky Chick Creates …

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Video: Prompt: Grease – 1978 What kind of car do you drive now, or what was your first car, or what car did your parents drive wen you were young, or how do you get around without a car? Video Clips: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aqIYxDk4vh8 Hopelessly Devoted to You song https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HsYC-hVEpQM car race https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FWrh6KWGFo0 drive-in, gives her the …

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Video: Prompt: Star Wars IV: A New Hope – 1977 One of the recurring themes in the Star Wars saga is the relationship between fathers and their children. Some fathers in the film are real, like Anakin Skywalker, while others serve as surrogates, like Qui-gon Jinn, Yoda, or Obi-wan Kenobi. Tell a story about a father …

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Video: Prompt: The Godfather – 1972 Although there are many unsavoury actions taking place in this film, the one thing the mafia holds dear is the sentiment surrounding family. How is your family important to you? Video Clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYnRBX2Trtk Don’t ever take sides against the family ever again (contains profanity and some vulgar language) Featured …

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Video: Prompt: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory – 1971 What moment in your life left you in awe and wonder? Where do you find awe and wonder in your daily life? It might be a big moment or a small one, let’s honour it today! Video Clips: Entering the chocolate river room: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFvrvtH0psI Featured …

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Video: Prompt: 2001: A Space Odyssey – 1968 Are you a perfectionist? Do you have a perfectionist in the family? Do you put this to good use? Use your perfectionism/non-perfectionism to create a layout that shows us your tendency at first glance! Video Clips: Re-released trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XHjIqQBsPjk Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Jodie Morton …

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Video: Prompt: The Sound of Music – 1965 The song “I Have Confidence” is a major hit in the film. Create a layout that showcases your confidence. Do you give yourself pep talks? What makes you feel confident? Video Clips: http://www.rnh.com/videos.html?video=109&gallery=170&vpg=7 clip of I Have Confidence from film https://www.youtube.com/user/movieclips/search?query=sound+of+music these are the 5 on fandango’s …

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Video: Prompt: Dr. No – 1962 Scrap about your personal technology gadgets and how you use them in your daily life. Since James Bond was all about the gadgets break out one of your least-used scrappy gadgets to dazzle the gallery on today’s layout.   Video Clip: Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Katrina …

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Video: Prompt: Psycho – 1960 Fear can be a part of our lives in many ways. Tell the story of conquering one of your fears, be it serious or sill, large or small. Video Clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0WtDmbr9xyY The shower scene 🙂 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xWHYmNrAFlI The Mother reveal https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYDxxHrlmUg She Wouldn’t Even Harm a Fly at the end. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nv88ASiLmgk Spooky …

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Video: Prompt: Ben Hur – 1959 Everything about this film was big. The budget was the largest ever at this point, the set was the largest ever produced, the wardrobe designer oversaw 100 costume fabricators, a workshop employed 200 artists to create works of art for the film. Filming was 12-14 hours a day, 6 …

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  Video: Prompt: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (Marilyn Monroe) – 1953 How do you put on a show for the world? What kind of physical/psychological armour do you put on? In honour of ‘Diamond’s are a Girl’s Best Friend’ performance use some bling on your layout! Video Clip: http://www.tcm.com/mediaroom/video/497401/Gentlemen-Prefer-Blondes-Movie-Clip-Diamonds-Are-A-Girls-s-Best-Friend.html Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend song/dance. …

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Video: Prompt: High Noon – 1952 Time. Use time as a theme for today’s layout by using clocks or time stamps, tell a story of how time has changed you, or a now an then page. Video Clip: http://www.tcm.com/mediaroom/video/16901/High-Noon-Original-Trailer-.html trailer  🙂 http://www.tcm.com/mediaroom/video/247743/High-Noon-Movie-Clip-They-re-Making-Me-Run.html scene where he decides he has to go back to town and face …

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Video: Prompt: The Maltese Falcon – 1941 Sam Spade is a great detective. Use clues in your prompt today to tell your story. BONUS: Use only black and white as your colours today in a tribute to the film noir genre. Video Clip: http://www.tcm.com/mediaroom/video/16601/Maltese-Falcon-The-Original-Trailer-.html the trailer: Sidney Greenstreet tells the story and then there’s some …

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Video: Prompt: Citizen Kane – 1941 Today, in the style of yellow journalism, you will SENSATIONALIZE your story and create an eye-catching headline for your layout. It should be dramatic and draw you in to “read more”. Feel free to use a sketch for your layout today too, as Citizen Kane sketches a portrait of …

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Video: Prompt: Gone With the Wind – 1939 “As God is my witness, I’ll never be hungry again!” Inspired by Scarlett’s vow, this is a food prompt! Because she didn’t have much food, you are on a “starvation diet” to tell your food story. Use only three colors, two embellishments, and a one-word title. Video Clip: …

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Video: Prompt: The Wizard of Oz – 1939 Use a black and white background with a colour photo, OR use a colourful background with a black and white photo. Feel free to use a Wizard of Oz theme too, like courage, brains or heart.   Video Clips: http://www.tcm.com/mediaroom/video/97706/Wizard-of-Oz-The-Movie-Clip-We-re-Not-In-Kansas-Anymore.html tornado sequence shows transition from B&W to …

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  Video: Prompt: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – 1937 Magic mirror on the wall! What would you like the mirror to tell you about yourself? Video Clips: http://www.imdb.com/videoplayer/vi356581913?ref_=tt_pv_vi_aiv_2 Ending of film https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JtWcPgDjPrM Trailer-shows the Mirror sequence Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Simmone Daughdrill from the ScrapHappy membership group. Now it’s your turn! Scrapbook your …

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  Video: Prompt: Bright Eyes (Shirley Temple) – 1934 Tell a story about your childhood adventures in singing, dancing, acting, dress-up, or other ways you were the “center of attention”. Use tiny elements on your layout! Video Clips: http://www.tcm.com/mediaroom/video/1264402/Bright-Eyes-Movie-Clip–God-Will-Listen.html  Dialogue from the film https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZKVc4MeRQTo Shirley sings “Good Ship Lollipop”  in Bright Eyes  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=776oLm9GXxQ The iconic tap dance …

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Video: Prompt: The Jazz Singer (talkies) – 1927 All the words! Tell a big story with lots of words in the journaling OR tell the story of a sound or quote you often hear. Video Clip: http://www.tcm.com/mediaroom/video/299765/Jazz-Singer-The-Movie-Clip-You-Ain-t-Heard-Nothin-Yet-.html Clip of the first spoken words in film – a song Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Tiffany …

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Video: Prompt: The Kid (Charlie Chaplin) – 1921 No words! Embrace the silence of the silent films. Watch a clip from the featured film:  http://www.tcm.com/mediaroom/video/357905/Kid-The-Movie-Clip-Five-Years-Later.html  Clip includes 4-year-old Jackie Coogan, their relationship, and how they foil the police Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Tammy Lee from the ScrapHappy membership group. Tammy created this …

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Video: Prompt: A Trip to the Moon – 1902 Use a product on your layout that creates a special effect. Watch clips from the featured film:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_FrdVdKlxUk Full film https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DeLjzlFgiEE Clip of the eye scene Featured Designer: Our featured designer today is Tori Bissell from toribissell.com Tori used layers of acetate to create a special effect for …

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DAY 28: Delphi Channel your inner oracle and make a prediction, or a wish, for the future.   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Hannah Wilde from the ScrapHappy membership group. SCRAPPER ON THE STREET Be sure to check out Dani’s Scrapper on the Street video. It will be here on the ScrapHappy site. QUESTIONS? …

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DAY 27: Ares What is something you do better than others? What competition would you win or lose?   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Jeanette McGee from the ScrapHappy membership group. SCRAPPER ON THE STREET Be sure to check out Dani’s Scrapper on the Street video. It will be here on the ScrapHappy site. …

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DAY 26: Cerberus Tell a story about your pet, or a pet from the past.   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Natalie Schmidt from the ScrapHappy membership group. SCRAPPER ON THE STREET Be sure to check out Dani’s Scrapper on the Street video. It will be here on the ScrapHappy site. QUESTIONS? Check out …

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DAY 25: Apollo What’s on your playlist? What’s your favourite song?   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Karen Fitting from the ScrapHappy membership. Karen blogs at Photos Kept Alive, she’s a consultant for Forever and Creative Memories! PRIZE ALERT! Are you ready for a shopping spree? One lucky winner will receive a $25 shopping …

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DAY 24: Hestia How is your family and home a place of love?   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Beth Soler from Scrapping Wonders. Don’t miss the process video for this layout on Beth’s site! P.S. You can still use the code “Beth15” to save 15% on your order from SpiegelMomScraps. SCRAPPER ON THE …

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DAY 23: Artemis What is something you do better than others? What competition would you win or lose?   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Heather Dubarry from the ScrapHappy membership group. Heather blogs at No Excuse Scrapbooking. If you have a friend that would like to start scrapbooking you may want to send them …

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DAY 22: Selene What is your personality? Are you shy or outgoing? What helps you to shine? To enter to win today’s prize visit the Flickr discussion threads and leave a comment on the Day 22 PRIZE ALERT thread. FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Briel Schmitz from the ScrapHappy membership group.   Today’s prize is …

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DAY 21: Athena Tell us your “tried it, gave it up” story.   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is April Swingler from the ScrapHappy membership group. You can find April on Instagram @sparrowapril and on her blog The Fragrant Hand. SCRAPPER ON THE STREET Be sure to check out Dani’s Scrapper on the Street video. …

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DAY 20: Hades Today’s layout should feature something mixed up, misunderstood or confused. Was it a funny situation or serious? How was it discovered or resolved?   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Susan Brochu from the ScrapHappy membership group. You can find Susan on Instagram @littlethingsbigdays and her blog Little Things Big Days. SCRAPPER …

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DAY 19: Helios Create a layout about comfort, reliability or kindness in your life.   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Beth Soler from ScrappingWonders.com. (Don’t miss her process video for this layout too!) Beth is a designer for The Crafty Maven Getaway and Spiegel Mom Scraps. Don’t forget to use the code Beth15 to …

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DAY 18: The 9 Muses How do you bring culture into your life?   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Danielle van Ekris from the ScrapHappy group. SCRAPPER ON THE STREET Be sure to check out Dani’s Scrapper on the Street video. It will be here on the ScrapHappy site. QUESTIONS? Check out the LOAD …

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To visit the Flickr discussions and enter today’s prize draw Click THIS Link! DAY 17: Theseus Tell a story of your right to vote and what that means to you. OR… Share the results of a notable election and your thoughts.   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Cara Miller from caramiller.com Cara used her Simple Scrapbooking …

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DAY 16: Gifts What is the best gift you’ve ever given or received?   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Alice Boll from Scrapbook Wonderland and the ScrapHappy membership group. Want to have a closer peek at today’s layout? Visit  THIS POST on Scrapbook Wonderland for the tips and tricks that went into creating this layout. SCRAPPER …

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DAY 15: Helen of Troy Share a photo of yourself that makes you feel beautiful. When was it taken? Who took it? Why do you love it? Share a list of things you find beautiful.   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Tina Campbell from Tina’s Scrap Corner. SCRAPPER ON THE STREET Be sure to …

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To enter the draw go to: the LOAD217 Flickr Discussion threads. (*Link works now!) DAY 14: Hephaestus What is your work? How do you spend your days? What is your labour of love?   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Leslie Smith from the ScrapHappy membership group. Leslie blogs at Out of the Mire. PRIZE …

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DAY 13: Achilles What is your weakness? Chocolate? Shoes? Time with a good book? New scrappy supplies?   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Sue Carey from the ScrapHappy membership group. You can find Sue on Instagram @suewcarey SCRAPPER ON THE STREET Be sure to check out Dani’s Scrapper on the Street video. It will be …

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DAY 12: Hera Do you use comparison as a force for good? Compare something on your layout.   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Briel Schmitz from the ScrapHappy membership group. SCRAPPER ON THE STREET Be sure to check out Dani’s Scrapper on the Street video. It will be here on the ScrapHappy site. QUESTIONS? …

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DAY 11: Olympic Games Welcome to the scrapbooking Olympics! You have 5 challenges to meet for your layout today to win bragging rights! Use a title Use 4 colours Use some type of wood or wood-grain Use a circle (or 5) Use a number in your journaling   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Jeanette …

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DAY 10: Heracles Who is your hero? How are you a hero for yourself, and for others? Which small everyday acts are like an act of heroism?   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Natalie Schmidt from the ScrapHappy membership group. SCRAPPER ON THE STREET Be sure to check out Dani’s Scrapper on the …

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Flickr discussion threads: HERE. DAY 9: Demeter How do you connect with nature?   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Hannah Wilde from the ScrapHappy membership group. PRIZE ALERT! Click here to go to the website for EMERALD CREEK. Here’s an interview I did with Kim from Emerald Creek in January at CHA2017 Creativation. You’ll …

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DAY 8: Poseidon What is something you do better than others? What competition would you win or lose?   FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Alice Boll of the Scrapbook Wonderland blog and the ScrapHappy membership group. SCRAPPER ON THE STREET Be sure to check out Dani’s Scrapper on the Street video. It will be …

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Link to the Discussion threads on Flickr: http://flickr.com/groups/load217/discuss DAY 7: Athena Capture your inner Athena! How are you a goddess of scrapbooking? Why do you do it? What do you love about it? What have you accomplished? FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Beth Soler from Scrapping Wonders. In addition to blogging at Scrapping Wonders …

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DAY 6: Atlas How do you remove the weight of the world from your shoulders? What do you do to rest, relax and let loose? FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is April Swingler of the ScrapHappy Membership. April blogs at The Fragrant Hand and you can find her on Instagram @sparrowapril SCRAPPER ON THE STREET …

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DAY 5: Pandora What piques your curiosity? What makes you hopeful? What adventures have you taken to satisfy your curiosity? FEATURED DESIGNER Our featured designer today is Susan Brochu of Little Things Big Days you can find her on Instragram @littlethingsbigdays   SCRAPPER ON THE STREET Be sure to check out Dani’s Scrapper on the Street video. …