Wednesday, May 30, 2007

{Happy Birthday to this Wonderful Gal}

Hope you have had a fantastic day - Jen !!!!!!

Here is Jen and She_inspires_meI in this fantastic Layout she created........

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Thursday, May 24, 2007

{All in one Long Post}

Well much has been happening and I have not had time to just sit and relax for ages and ages!!!!

So Ihave plenty to update on................

FIRST A HUGE HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MY GREAT FRIEND LEE - hope you had a wonderful day and I miss you heaps and heaps!!!!

Lee Lee_kylie

So I am bummed that the BLUES where just beaten - now we will have to bring it on next game!

On Saturday we had Cy's 21st had a huge night and some of us had big headaches the next morning.


Upload for Shop and Crop was Tuesday and this week it was on Friendship

Friends_lo This is Chelsea and her cousin Deri, best of Friends and sooo much alike in more ways than 1............

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Friday, May 11, 2007

{Come I dare you}


Shop and Crop Online has positions open for two (2) talented scrapbook artists to become part of our Design Team. This is your chance to work with a team of some of Australia and New Zealand’s most talented scrapbookers!

Our newly appointed Design Team members will create fresh, unique pages with a consistent style of visually pleasing layouts. Layouts will be posted in our gallery and will feature in our newsletters, and promotional material, to inspire and encourage viewers.

Members of our Design Team should have a personal interest in helping build the Shop and Crop Online Community.

Design Team members also have the opportunity to teach workshops in the custom-built Shop and Crop Online classroom.

Design team membership will be for a period of 8 months, from June 07-February 08, after which time there may be the possibility of renewing membership for a further 3-6 months.

Shop and Crop Online Design Team members will be supported with a range of product from which they will be expected to produce approx. 3 projects (mainly layouts) per month. A generous store discount is also offered, and bonuses for special projects.

Special conditions:

  • All layout/BTP images produced as part of the Shop and Crop DT will become the exclusive property of Shop and Crop Online for a period of 3 months from the due date. Furthermore, these images are not to be displayed on any other Australian online store web site gallery, at any time.

  • Design Team members of Shop and Crop Online may not be a member of the Design Team of any other online scrapbooking business, based in Australia or NZ. (this does not include magazine, manufacturer or wholesaler design teams). If you are considering applying we allow successful applicants a four week overlap between commencing a S&C DT position and terminating a position from another online store.

  • Full conditions of the Design Team contract will be forwarded to the successful applicants.

Application rules:

  • Applications close 5pm AEST 24 May 2007.

  • Applicants will be notified of the final decision by 30 May 2007.

  • Applicants are required to submit six projects, five of which must be layouts and one of which must be a scrapbooking project other than a layout.

  • All work submitted with this application must be an original design by the applicant and completed in the last six months.

  • Previous applicants are encouraged to re-apply.

To apply for a Design Team position with Shop and Crop Online,

please complete the enclosed application.


Please complete each question, with as little or as much info as you would like to provide.

1.  Name:

2.  Email address:

3.  Daytime phone number:

4.  Location: 

5.  Please tell us a little bit about yourself (outside of scrapbooking).

6.  What size layouts do you generally create:

7. Approximately how many layouts do you usually create per month, on average?

8.  Do you like working on challenge layouts where you have a specific theme, technique or product to use?

9. Please describe your scrapbooking ‘style’ or preference, in 5 words or less.

10. Who/what are your main scrapbooking subjects? Males/females?

11. Name 3 products used on most of your layouts.

12. Are you currently a Design Team member for any other online scrapbooking business? If so, which business?

13. Are you currently a member of the Shop and Crop Online Community?

14. What would you like to gain from being on the Shop and Crop Online Design Team?

15. Please enter any additional information you would like to share.

Please attach 5 layouts and 1 BTP project, created in the last 6 months, which best represent your talent and creative style.

Files must be .jpg no bigger than 600 x 600 pixels and under 200kb each.

Applications and/or questions to be emailed to by 5pm AEST 24 May 2007.

Thank you and Good Luck!

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Sunday, May 6, 2007

{Weekend News}

Well day saw us get back in to the swing of Sport.

Royce had a bye this weekend so it was not as hectic but Chelsea had 2 games of soccer and I had hockey so it was a full day allroud.

Chelsea had a ball at soccer and looked very smart in her new uniform. This year the club wen tall out and replaced all the jumpers and we are now renamed to the Gundagai PanAsspics3363thers.

here are a few shots of today:


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Friday, May 4, 2007

Yeah I have them finished}

Emily Yeah I have finished my class products from E's Kiwi Scraps classes I am so excited as I never seem to get many class kits finished but mark my word I am on a mission so stay tuned :0).

So here they are:



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Shiny_happy_people This is my Shiny Happy People layout so cute and I loved that we inked!

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Thursday, May 3, 2007

{I just love it}

This morning I received the best ever RAK in the mail from THIS wonderful, talented lady who inspires me everyday.

How can I ever thank you Jen I just LOVE IT and I am so busting to start!


Jen brought along her everday Photo's and memories art journal to Kiwi Scraps and I was just gobsmacked it was just brillant and I said to her straight away this I am going to start straight away it realy inspred me to remember and record everyday life this is what is meaningful and heartfelt and I was so compelled with this journal I just wanted to start mine straight away!

Wow I can not tell you how I felt unwrapping this parcel this morning I knew it was from Jen and I was just ripping into it like a little child at a birthday party.

Jen I showed my sister and she does not scrap she has just arrived at my door now with a journal to start her own all thanks to you girl!

So thanks heaps and I will keep you posted on my journals journey!

I am so keen to start I have not even removed the red eye lol :0)

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{Catching Up}

Well after a huge huge huge weekend I am just starting to catch up, just in time for a new weekend :0).

Of course last weekend saw me head down to Sydney to Kiwi Scraps well actually I went Thursday, spent the day in the city and then met up with my buddies and roomies Lee and Robyn.

The weekend was fantastic, the classes were FAB!!! the company unreal and the tutors amazing wow we learnt so many new techniques and I just can't wait to get stuck into finishing them so stay tuned (yeah right) no I promise I will get them finished lol.

It's always so great to catch up with the girls and I had the best weekend - thanks girls.


I love this layout of Chelsea at the snow last year - it is featured this month in For Keeps I love how they have photographed my layout!


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