Random Wednesday!

By Paula

Hello Weedsters! Happy Wednesday to you all. Paula here and I was thinking about scrapping lately. See … I’ve been having this issue … not about what to scrap …. or how to scrap … just “I should scrap.” But, I can’t seem to get my fingers to my mouse to the computer to actually scrap.…

Tips and Tricks: Learning is a Treasure

By Tanya

Hello Everyone!!! Today I would like to share with you a few tips and techniques I have recently learned. Carol did something similar last year during the Anniversary sale and I learned so much.  So I thought that it might be fun for us to share some tips and techniques or tricks with each other…

Tutorial: Signatures

By Tanya

“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose By any other name would smell as sweet.” –Juliet Our signatures when we use them to sign papers, credit cards, and other important documents serve to identify us.  Our signatures are unique to us.  One can attempt to copy someones signature but there are always…

Tutorial: Using Weeds and Wildflowers Alpha/Number Sheets

By Carol

Gina has such great sheets of letters and numbers each month. Instead of having 26+ files for each alpha, they are grouped together on one sheet.  Do the math.  This month’s collection has 26 sheets of characters.  Take the sheets and multiply them times 26 letters per alpha.  That is a grand total of 676…

Tutorial – Behind the Mask

By MarketaP

or How to make a fading mask (or any other mask ) Recently I attended a discussion about fading/blending masks. I found out that for some the making of one’s own masks is not that easy as I thought and I decided that showing you how to make them by yourself can be a piece…

A Sweet and Simple Team Effort

By Carol

Last year I made my 365 using Gina’s LIFE 365 – TOOL BOX Collection, learning digital scrapbooking as I went.  I was elated with the pages I was creating but the amount of time put into the project was just too much. I got lackadaisical about the project around late March.  Then, I noticed that…

Little Text Tutorial!

By Tiff

Hi!  Photoshop Elements is a great, inexpensive program for photo editing and scrapbooking, but it does have limitations.  But sometimes, those missing features aren’t really missing – they’re just hidden – and if you know the right tricks, you can use those features after all! One such feature that I know is hidden in PSE,…

Tutorial Time : De-saturating photos

By Veronica

  Hi there everyone, it’s tutorial time here again. This was supposed to be on the blog yesterday, but I must apologise as our house is still in painting turmoil and my internet had to be disconnected temporarily and it caused a little hitch. Not sure what the problem was, but now my emails still…

Photo Prompt Challenge #16/ 2010

By Veronica

  elcome to our first PPC for May. In my part of the world, Autumn has settled in really well and we were recently away down in the Cape in a small village called Franschhoek. (pronounced Fransh hook) This little town is really worth a visit if you’re ever down in Cape Town. Only 40…

Learn a new trick! And get a freebie too!

By Tiff

Hi, everybody! I have no desire to be a designer, but I’m kind of frugal, and if I can do something myself instead of buy it, that makes me very happy. I have seen some papers around digi-land with raised, or embossed, patterns on them, and I figured out how to do this myself. It…