C is for Cosmos CY #88

http://scrap-challenge-yourself.blogspot.com/ This is my layout for Challenge YOUrself's challenge for April 2021: “Alphabet Soup”. All Challenge YOUrself's challenges are to use photos of yourself. The alphabet challenge was to pick one letter from the alphabet and then use some techniques that start with that letter. I chose the letter C and included the following in … Continue reading C is for Cosmos CY #88


Blessed Beyond Measure #185

The theme for Challenge #185 on Scrapping4fun is "Friendship / Wedding / Valentine". I combined Friendship and Wedding with this layout of my make up artist friend, Vicky and I working behind the scenes on a wedding styled shoot and a video celebrating my 10 years as a photographer (video at the end of this … Continue reading Blessed Beyond Measure #185

Splashy Mix January 2021

I am so happy to were selected for the Splashy Mix Challenges Design Team, as part of the brand new Paper Craft division! https://splashymixchallenge.blogspot.com/p/design-team.html This is the Splashy Mix Moodboard for January 2020: For this challenge I used a photograph of my friend, Miché and I. In our original vacation plans, we were going to … Continue reading Splashy Mix January 2021

Daddy’s Little Helper

Photograph taken: August 1986 Location: Farm Tierkop, Kuruman Hills, Northern Cape, South Africa Photographer: My mother (Alta du Plessis) Layout done: 29 June 2020 In South Africa, Father's Day was celebrated on 21 June this year. I did this layout for Bee Crafty Scrap's "Father Competition". I scrapped a photograph of my father and I. … Continue reading Daddy’s Little Helper

Fruit: “Operation Baked Pears”

Photographs taken: 26 September 2016 Event: Book Launch Location: Café @ Tshimo, Kathu, Northern Cape, South Africa Photographer: Marthani Martins (So Kreatief) Layout done: 25 June 2020 Design Team Project for: https://happycraftchallenge.blogspot.com/ Woohoo! This is my first ever Design Team project!!! #dreamcometrue I also entered this layout in the CSI (Color - Stories - Inspiration) … Continue reading Fruit: “Operation Baked Pears”

About Me Layout

Layout done: 7 June 2020 Typewriter photograph taken: 25 November 2014 - Kathu - by Marthani Martins (So Kreatief) Main (round) photograph taken: 3 September 2018 - Toadbury Hall, Muldersdrift, Gauteng, South Africa - by Renske de Klerk (RDK Photography) Scrapbooking photograph taken: 1 February 2020 - Boa-Fé, Kuruman, Northern Cape, South Africa - by … Continue reading About Me Layout

“Highlight of my Day”

Layout done: 29 January 2020 Photographs taken: 2019 and 2020 Location: Farm Rooikoppies, Kuruman District, Northern Cape, South Africa Photographers: Hettie & Phillip Krüger (kiss photo with camera on timer) We have this beautiful dam behind our home. Watching the sun set over the water, really is the highlight of my day... I spelled it … Continue reading “Highlight of my Day”

Fairy Dress

Layout done: 28 January 2020 Photograph taken: 11 October 2019 Location: Kuruman / Daniëlskuil, Northern Cape, South Africa Photographer: Lynn Nel I did a second layout for this moodboard by 13 Arts. Please see my first layout at: https://hettiescrapbookingfrom.home.blog/2020/01/29/13-arts-challenge-86-layout-1-red-sands/ I also used this layout to solve CSI (Color - Stories - Inspiration)'s Case File 309, … Continue reading Fairy Dress

Red Sands

Layout done: 28 January 2020 Photographs taken: 11 August 2019 Location: Red Sands Country Lodge, Kuruman, South Africa Photographers: Hettie Krüger and Magriet van Zyl The moodboard for Challenge #86 by 13 Arts has a rustic feel, with greens and browns - a bit of romance with the hands and a bird. I also used … Continue reading Red Sands

My First Ever Mintay Layout

Layout done: 31 July 2019 Photograph taken: 1987 Location: Farm Tierkop, Kuruman Hills, Northern Cape, South Africa Photographer: My mother (Alta du Plessis) The first time I have ever done a layout with Mintay Papers, was on 31 July 2019. I did the layout, using Mintay's Kiddie Collection. The title: "Beautiful Moment" is a chippie … Continue reading My First Ever Mintay Layout