12×12 layouts using 6×6 paper


by Janice Daquila-Pardo on March 16, 2014

This is just a photo of me at around two years old, in my pajamas, grinning for the camera. I don’t mind saying I was pretty cute! Product/technique notes I used the March week 2 sketch at Let’s Get Sketchy when creating this page. The papers are a mix of older American Crafts for the […]


My 2 guys

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on February 21, 2014

While my baby bro was visiting us in Austin at the beginning of the year, the three of us took a walk through our neighborhood and shot photos along the way. I really love this one of my two favorite guys in the whole world. And that’s it: I love the photo and I love […]


Wild thing, I think I love you

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on February 12, 2014

Following the triangle trend that’s raging in scrapbook design right now, I pulled out a corner punch and a 6×6 pad of patterned paper to create this really simple page. That’s our sweet kitty, Lucy, whose ruff was looking especially wild the day I took this photo. Aren’t her eyes gorgeous? Product/technique notes The background […]


One is silver, the other is gold

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on January 8, 2014

I thought I had just about finished this layout with a photo of me and my baby brother in front of this cool gold artifact wall in downtown Austin. Matt and I had just picked up Phil from the airport for his week-long visit from Durham, NC, and whisked him to Torchy’s Tacos for lunch. […]

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Open mind for a different view

by Janice Daquila-Pardo on December 30, 2013

The 18th sketch challenge has been posted at the SCRAP & MUSIC challenge blog! Head over to the site to grab the sketch, which I’m proud to have designed, and play along. This sketch came with the song “Nothing Else Matters” by Metallica. My layout When Matt and I were approaching our 15th wedding anniversary […]