I’m Katie Nelson, but in the online world I go by “Katie the Scrapbook Lady” because I love scrapbooking. Clever, right? I’ve been scrapbooking since I was 14 years old, and digital scrapbooking since 2005. I’ve been blogging here since October of 2005 so my archives have become quite massive! I thought it would be helpful to show you around the place and point you to some helpful information and a few of my favorite posts. Hope you enjoy the tour!
A little bit about me:
- Mom to two wonderful teenagers and wife to one awesome guy! Currently homeschooling both of my children using a virtual online academy through k12.com. My son has autism.
- Contributing writer and team member at The Daily Digi.
- Creative team member for Shabby Princess at The Shabby Shoppe
- Scrapbook layouts published in Digital Scrapbooking Magazine, Digital Artist Magazine, Memory Makers Magazine, Memory Makers Idea Books, and The Salt Lake Tribune.
- Previous creative team member for Trish Jones Designs, Studio Hillary Heidelberg, and Miriam Lima Designs.Previous writer for My Scrapbook Art. Previous digital designer for A Cherry on Top, Natural Designs in Scrapbooking, and The Digi Shoppe.
- Honorable Mention winner in the Deseret News Olympic Scrapbooking contest (2002). Several Blue Ribbons from the Utah State Fair (Scrapbooking category).
- Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature with a minor in Anthropology from the University of Utah.
Where you can find me:
- yahoo group (newsletter)
- blog rss feed
- the daily digi
- amazon vine voice
- flickr photostream
- flickr creative spaces group administrator
- flickr digital scrapbook inspiration group co-administrator
Regular blog features:
- Month-end roundup
- Scrapbook & Photography projects to do this month
- Memory Mondays
- Scrapbooking Secrets
- Holidays & Celebrations
- Layouts to share
- And I quote…
- Stuff that’s cool
- 10 things I want to do this year (2010)
- Retro Week (1940s – 2000s)
- A week in the life (inspired by Ali Edwards)
- Favorite photos of the year
- Favorite layouts of the year
- Our creative studio
- Gift giving guide
Other posts I really hope you will read:
Guest posts on other blogs:
- A full list of my articles at The Daily Digi
- Tuesday Tutorial on Ali Edwards’ blog – Ten Tips for Templates
About this blog:
- Established in October 2005
- Social media icons courtesy of chethstudios
- Flair buttons courtesy of Pieces of Flair application on facebook
- I use affiliate links for amazon products. I’m currently an affiliate for Big Picture Scrapbooking, and Get It Scrapped. I have no paid advertising on this blog.
- I fully disclose any product reviews
- My blog has its own google search engine so you can easily find past content by subject