December 2011

Tangerine tango

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on December 31, 2011

The first-ever Sketches with a Twist sketch and design team sample layouts are now live on their site! This is a brand-new sketch blog that you must check out. It’s a sketch challenge site, where each sketch comes with a twist (for instance, the twist this month is to use at least two fonts in […]

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Joy to the world!

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on December 30, 2011

Sketchabilities has revealed its latest sketch, #62! Be sure to head over to the site to grab the sketch, then create something and link it up! Here’s my Design Team layout inspired by the sketch. These are photos from Christmas 1978. Our Aunt Mary Lou (yawning in the middle photo) came from Pennsylvania to spend […]

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Cookies made especially for Santa

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on December 21, 2011

Twisted Sketches has revealed its latest sketch, #133, and the twist is “jewel.” Be sure to head over to the site to grab the sketch and see all the other design team members’ beautiful examples, then create something of your own and link it up! Here is what I created using this great new sketch: […]

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My first sketch designer gig

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on December 20, 2011

I have exciting news to share. Starting in January I will be the sketch designer for a brand new scrapbook blog! It’s called Sketches with a Twist, and when I saw that their design team call included the need for a sketch designer, I had to apply for it. If you’ve read my blog for […]

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It’s a marshmallow world in the winter

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on December 15, 2011

Sketchabilities has revealed its latest sketch, #61! Be sure to head over to the site to grab the sketch, then create something and link it up! Here’s my Design Team layout inspired by the sketch. This shot of my little brother, Phil, and me is in January 1977 when we took our sleds out into […]

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