Guest designer Lindsey Amschler is so talented at special projects and mini-books. We love her idea for this vintage tray using the Modern Homemaker collection mixed with a little bit of the Fly a Kite collection.
Now, did I tell you how much you were gonna love this month's guest designer?! Seriously, this altered chair is just beyond awesome... I can't even tell you how much I want to make one for myself! It's the perfect project for the Schoolhouse collection!
Oooh. We are super excited to introduce you to this month's guest designer. She is a young, very talented scrapper that we met at CHA. Trust me, you're gonna be filled with inspiration this month!! She authors two crafty blogs so you can find more from her at http://lindseyspaperscraps.blogspot.com/ and at http://twocrazycrafters.blogspot.com/ Please give a warm OA welcome to Lindsey Amschler! Leave a comment below to enter to win an OA goodie box! Winner will be announced on Sept 5th!
Where do you live?
How would you describe your style?
Vintage. Both sweet and shabby style vintage.
How long have you been scrapping?
I started scrapping when I was 14, so about seven years, off and on.
What's your favorite OA paper line?
If I were on a desert Island and could only have one paper line, it would be Thrift Shop!
What size do you scrapbook?
mini books and altered projects are my favorites
1 page or 2?
Do you make cards?
Is your scrap area messy or neat?
Always messy! I try and tidy a little in between projects, but I usually get into another project before it gets cleaned up.
What camera do you use?
What is your favorite OA stamp set?
Your favorite ink?
Vintage Photo Distress Ink
Where do you find your inspiration?
I work at my LSS and the customers are a great source for inspiration! Also being surrounded by all that cute stuff is so much fun! I also get inspiration from Scrappy blogs.
Hand journaling or computer?
What's your favorite scrapbooking color?
Right now I am loving Kraft.
What's your most-used scrapbook tool (aside from your trimmer)?
My blending Ink tool
Are you a slow scrapper or a quick scrapper?
I think I am the slowest scrapper ever!
What's your favorite quote?
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans. -John Lennon
Give us your favorite tip...
Design your layout before you glue! I never glue ANYTHING until I am completely satisfied! I then take a photo of it, in case I forget anything when I start gluing it down.
Take a look at Lindsey's cute altered embroidery hoop project. Isn't that a fun idea?!