MY STORY by the decade // registration is now open

in case you missed the BIG ANNOUNCEMENT , check out this quick video!

you heard right! i’m hosting a new class this summer! better yet, it’s online and self-paced so you can work on your story anytime you want! but we’ll be together for 6 days and you can keep up or check in as we go. click here to register.

 

WHAT YOU NEED:

we all have that big box of old photos from our childhood. you know, that box your mother handed to you which houses every.single.report.card you ever received and every photo of you in front of your birthday cake. it’s full of memories and my goal is to help you get those memories out of the box and into a scrapbook – pocket style! so call your mom and ask for that box, or pull it out of the closet and get ready to take a trip down memory lane.
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WHAT YOU GET: 

1 // a week of ideas and inspiration from 5 talented and passionate memory keepers. meet the team here.
2 // all of these printable cards! the idea is to go decade by decade with the help of exclusively designed pocket cards. there will be a set of cards for each decade, bonus cards and statistical cards.
3 // a beautiful album about YOU and your story. how cool is that?

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THE DETAILS: our 6-day adventure will take you from boxes of photos to a complete album

monday may 25 // registration is open now // get excited! share with your friends! dust off that box of photos! once you register, you will have access to the private welcome page and class materials and login info for each day’s class content.
monday june 15 // class begins // we’ll jump right in with getting organized. kristy and i share our tips on photo selection and project planning.
tuesday june 16 – saturday june 20 // kristy, myself and our 3 lovely contributors will share our different approaches and projects.

you will have access to new content each day of the week and you’ll see different plans and pages from all of us to get you pumped and keep you motivated!

registration is open now!

cost: $20
registration opens: may 25, 2015
class begins: june 15, 2015
hosted by andrea gray and kristy taylor

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MEET THE TEAM // my story by the decade

this crafty community is home to so much talent and inspiration. i have met and become friends with girls who i have never met in real life but consider them to be much more than just acquaintances. our love of storytelling and recording our lives brings us together like a beautifully patched quilt. everyone just ‘gets’ the craziness we all enjoy so much!

but this means i got to hand pick the girls who i knew would take this project on how it was meant to be. these women are nuts for preserving family memories so i knew they would be up for the challenge of going back to preserve their own stories.

i am so happy to announce 4 friends who will contribute to the #mystorybythedecade project!

 

MEET THE TEAM:

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i have partnered up with the super talented (and super rad friend of mine) kristy taylor of kristymakes. she has a warm and witty IG feed and is an awesome project lifer. her love for nostalgia and family documenting made her the perfect buddy for a workshop like this. plus, all the cards included in this class are designed by her after some fun collaboration of our ideas. and we are so excited to offer this class together!

 

we have also lined up 3 amazing pocket scrapbookers who will be contributing to the workshop. they will provide you with a real-world look at how these albums can come together. not only do they make spectacular layouts, they are amazing women! please help me welcome them and then go follow their blogs and feeds and get to know them:

jessica upton // color cast designs

jessica is a wife, mama, sister, daughter, friend, memory keeper and 4 Wheel loving owner of Color Cast Designs. and so much more than that! she is passionate about preserving her family history in a fun and creative way. she feels so blessed to be contributing to such an awesome hobby.
instagram: @colorcastdesigns
blog: colorcastdesigns.com


kelli rich // forever and a day

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kelli is a wife & mom who is passionate about photos, memory keeping & creating with paper. she loves life & is creating memories and preserving them to last forever and a day.
instagram: @foreverandaday_create
blog: foreverandadaycreate.blogspot.com


cynthia blair sorci // black sheep betsy

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cynthia is an artistic, detail oriented, color loving wife and mother of 3 humans, ages 30, 20 and 16.  she has been scrapbooking for 16 years and has been crazy about family photographs and family history from an early age. cynthia has made over 200 albums for family and friends as well as custom albums for others!
instagram: @rx4cyn
blog: black sheep betsy

as we get closer to opening up registration for the workshop, you’ll get more sneak peeks at products and projects the girls and i are working on. make sure you subscribe to the blog here and follow me on instagram so you don’t miss a thing.

 

 

EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT – my story through the decades

you like BIG news, right? well then i’ve got some HUGE and EXCITING news for you!

check out this quick video first!

you heard right!  i am hosting a new class this summer with some other awesome ladies (including my favorite crafty pal kristymakes) and you’re invited!

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we all have that big box of old photos from our childhood. you know, that box your mother handed to you which houses every.single.report card you ever received and every photo of you in front of your birthday cake. it’s full of memories and my goal is to help you get those memories out of the box and into a scrapbook – pocket style! there are more details coming next week but i just couldn’t keep this little nugget to myself anymore.

so tell me, how many boxes did mama give you? 🙂

keep an eye out for updates and announcements!
-andrea