Waiting for Santa – Sketch Friday with Anke Kramer

Hi everyone, Anke here with a new layout based on this week's sketch designed by Angela Tombari. I was also asked to incorporate mixed media and a stencil. So I started with creating the background of my layout. Therefore I used the stencil and the Lindy's Stamp Gang Magical Shakers which are included in the … Continue reading Waiting for Santa – Sketch Friday with Anke Kramer

Product Focus Stamp Sets – Anke Kramer

Hi everyone, Anke here with a new layout featuring the September Hip Kits. Today's Product Focus is on the Dear Lizzy- and the Hip Kit Exclusive Stamp Sets which are included in the September Main- and Pocket Life Kits. I was also asked to incorporate heat embossing. I decided to make my own floral die … Continue reading Product Focus Stamp Sets – Anke Kramer

Right Now by Anke Kramer – cut file and mixed media

Hello Hip Kit friends, Anke here sharing a new project featuring the August Hip Kits. The assignment for today's layout was to incorporate a cut file and mixed media elements. When I saw the September cut files I knew immediately that I would use the cute "Tea Pot" file for my layout. I love Fall … Continue reading Right Now by Anke Kramer – cut file and mixed media

Product Focus Numbers & Stickers – Anke Kramer

Hi everyone, Anke here sharing a new layout featuring the gorgeous June Hip Kits. It's Wednesday and that means:  Product Focus. Today's focus is on numbers and stickers.I decided to create a layout with many photos, a long title and a vertical arrangement. First I went through the papers and chose the Heidi Swapp Color … Continue reading Product Focus Numbers & Stickers – Anke Kramer

Friday Sketch + Fussy Cut Elements – Anke Kramer

Hi everyone,  Anke here sharing my take on this week's Friday Sketch which you can see below. It's designed by Jessica Winter. I was also challenged  to incorporate fussy cut elements on my layout. Since the May Kits were still on their way I used the April Kits here.   I chose the flowers from … Continue reading Friday Sketch + Fussy Cut Elements – Anke Kramer

Product Focus Layout: black and white accents by Anke Kramer

Hi everyone, Anke here with you and my assignment for today was to create a project focusing on black and white accents. There are a lot of black and white embellishments included in the March Kits. I picked out one of the paperclips and the Maggie Holmes  Summertime Phrase Thickers Pack included in the March … Continue reading Product Focus Layout: black and white accents by Anke Kramer

Fussy Cutting and Machine Stitching – Anke Kramer

Hello Hip Kit friends, Anke here with you today, sharing a layout featuring the beautiful January Main Kit. I was challenged to incorporate fussy cutting and machine stitching in my project - two of my favorite techniques when it comes to scrapbooking. I started with fussy cutting some leaves, branches and cups from different papers. … Continue reading Fussy Cutting and Machine Stitching – Anke Kramer

Sweater Weather / November Main Kit Only with Anke

Hi everyone, Anke here with you and today I'm sharing a Main Kit Only layout. I'm still waiting for my December kits so I made a Fall layout with a cute photo of my dog Edgar wearing my husband's sweater. I started with cutting some paper strips for the background. Then I added my photo, … Continue reading Sweater Weather / November Main Kit Only with Anke