in this issue:
Thanks so much to everyone who contributed to our last challenge! Great digiknow suggestions - we will be using many of them in the upcoming weeks. If you entered the challenge, please check your account for a free autumn designs. Enjoy!
This week's challenge: Scrap a page using only autumn colors...
The page can be about anything - but only using red, yellow, and orange (plus neutrals...)
Upload your page to the gallery by Sunday the 27th with the tag Autumn Color Challenge. The winner will be announced next week and win free digital designs! Good luck and have fun!
We are so excited to welcome designer Traci Murphy to the MemoryMixer design team. We love her designs and know you
will too. Here is about Traci:
has always had an affinity for photography, growing up with a father
who was a
photo junkie. But it was when her daughter
was born that her true love
photography and design emerged. In an effort to capture every moment
preserve those memories, she started scrapbooking.
to step it up and study how photographers capture amazing
Traci started with baby steps - a little Powershot - and when she
Canon Rebel XT and her first 50mm lens, she was officially hooked,
which is evidenced
by all the groans she hears from her children whenever she pulls her
of the bag.
Traci had a better understanding of photography, she began designing
scrapbooking products for guinea pigs - her friends - to use. In 2006,
a digital scrapbooking store, Traci Murphy Designs. Just one year
joined partner Corina Nielsen to open Funky Playground Designs. She now
digital scrapbooking products in both stores and recently joined the
team at Pink Ink Studios, where she sells graphic resources for
the fall of 2008, Traci took the plunge and began taking photographs
professionally. She specializes in on-location lifestyle photography in
areas of maternity, newborn, infants and children, families and seniors.
has an affinity for real-life photographs taken in natural light. Her
to capture the essence of what is real and what is "you" with each
style is a little eclectic, but is often described as chic. She moves
groove and loves incorporating a variety of different effects to photos.
is a huge sports fan and enjoys self-defense classes. She can make a
shape with her tongue and can often be found dancing with her kids in
currently lives in sunny and warm Tampa with her husband, Greg, and
beautiful children, Delaney, Colin and Derek.
Check out these designs by Traci, and look for much more to come:
Thanks to Paula Phillips for this week's freebie! Embellishment coordinates with Paula's Among Friends designs, new this week.