Tuesday, December 23, 2014


OMG you don't want to miss this amazing tip .. from FOLLOW THE PAPER TRAIL.
Our member Cheryl L shared this with us:
"Just watched this video by Laura Denison. she came up with a super idea for all those plugged glue bottles! I am especially happy to see it works for Glossy Accents (my personal nemesis!) "

This tip to make no plug glue toppers is fabulous and wonderful.

 THANKS FOR THE BEST TIP EVER. .. and thanks to our Turtle Soup member Cheryl L who found and shared it with us.

Monday, December 22, 2014

December Mini Crop -- play along please

Welcome to December Mini Crop. The DT is anxious to share and also 
have you play along with our challenges. You have all week to play along.
Chris challenges us to create using a window.

Danielle our GDT this month challenges you to get out those stencils and use them on your projects.

Ginni challenges you to create and celebration but do a double page layout.

Gisele challenges you to create an altered item OR create using Red, Green and Creme colour.

Nadine challenges use to create using Gold... so many forms to gold to pick from...

Stacey doesn't have a mantle to hang her stockings on so she challenges you
to create anything using either a stocking, the word stocking 
and use the colours Red, Black and White.

Tracy challenges us to create a page showcasing family.

With such a talented team we are sure there is at least 1 or more challenges that would
inspire you to create with us. 
We would love to see your projects either here in the inlinz
or in the forum.

Monday, December 15, 2014

Turtle Soup Monday Sketch and DT Reveal

Welcome to Monday Sketch challenge and the DT Reveal to inspire you.





So many great pages all using the same sketch yet so different.
 Play along with us and share your creative project in the forum... 
or inlinz so we can comment on your creation. 
Any one playing along here or in forum will receive a ballot to random draw for monthly prize.

Sunday, December 14, 2014

SUPER EXCITED to share the TURTLE SOUP DT for 2015

First I'd like to says thanks and best of luck to the design team that is leaving. 
You will be missed. Your talent, creativity and friendship was amazing  and such a big part of our team. Take care and we'll watch for you on Facebook to see what you're up too.

We are excited to have many returning DT and some amazing NEW designers.
We are already planning the 2015 schedules to share with you. Be sure to visit us at:

Daily challenges, monthly mini crops, amazing gallery of creative projects.. 
and daily chatter to  get to know you all better.
We encourage even the beginner through advanced scrapper to join us.
There is always someone around to help you along the way.
Sketches, layouts, cards, tags, altered items and lots of techniques shared to 
keep everyone happy.


More from our 12 Days of Christmas Mini Crop

We have had a great time hosting a 12 Days of Christmas Mini Crop. 
You have until Monday 11:59pm EST to submit to random draw for a prize... 
some games still going on also.

Tracy challenge is to create a white on white card. Amazing fun embossed presents 
wrapped in re twine and red title - perfect touch.

Bev's challenge is to use anything bling, sparkled or shiney.

Ginni challenged us to make popcorn packaging. 
What a cute fun  idea for the kids... young and old.

Karen challlenges us to die cut 2 different tags and join them to create
a cute name tag for xmas gifts.

Joan challenges us with this cute box and OMG what a great bow.

If you love the projects and and need some inspiration.. join us.
You still have time to play along.... and lots of time before Christmas to finsih
some of those last minute gift items or cards.

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Lots to do at the Turtle Soup..

During the 12 days of xmas we have been sharing inspiring challenges for you to play along.. 
lots of fun games to play and Raks to steal. 
You have until the Dec 15th EST to submit to random Draw for a prize.
Here is a sneak peak at some of the inspriation you'll find if you join us....
at the Turtle Soup forum.

These 2 gift card (cash) ideas are with Karen.

These 2  - the door hanger and card are from Ginni.

These tags are from Linda.

This card is from Lisa.

This tag and card are from Bev.

If we have sparked your interest .. be sure to join us. We always have
something going on.. almost all month long. You pick and choose what 
you like and play along.. no stress or hassle.  We love seeing
what our members have to share with us.

Monday, November 24, 2014

Super excited - 12 Days of Christmas Mini Crop

Hi .. We are all super excited to share info on the Turtle Soup 12 Days of Christmas Mini Crop.
The Bingo game is posted and ready for you to pick your words 
before the deadline of Dec. 1st and it all starts on December 3rd being hosted with Joan.

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Turtle Soup Magazine and DT Call 2015

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Welcome to Turtle Soup Magazine Issue #1
and DT CALL for 2015

We are supper excited to share our magazine with you.
It showcases the many things that we create and share at the Turtle Forum.  http://www.turtlesoup.scrappingturtle.com/
It would be wonderful if you like what your viewing if you would take the time to join us and play along.

Enjoy this and watch for many more issues to follow.

NOW onto the Turtle Soup DT CALL for 2015

Turtle Soup forum is looking for about 4 additional DT for the January through June 2015 term. 
We need people who know what it is to be reliable, committed, and team orientated... and realize it's the DT that makes or breaks a forum with their commitment, lead by example and fully support members and other DT. 
We are looking for crafters of scrapbook layouts, cards, tags, ATC's and altered projects who love to create, inspire, participate, comment and share all there is to this craft new and old. 
Join the forum for the Turtle Soup at:  http://www.turtlesoup.scrappingturtle.com/ 
We would like to get to know you better and you us. Acquaint yourself with our forum, the monthly challenges, the monthly mini crops and visit the gallery to explore the projects DT and member have to share with you too. 
After being part of the forum and when you like the feel of what we are all about.. then take the time to submit the following to turtlesoupdt@gmail.com : in subject line: list your name- DT Call 
We request that you submit about 4-8 projects boasting your creativity. 
Share your bio which includes all teams past and present and also any publications online or other. 
Share you email, FB, blog address and any other info you have that will give us a better knowledge of who you are. 
Tell us in a short paragraph why you'd like to join us and what you would like to share with us. 
DT Call is from Nov 20 until Dec 6th 11:59pm EST . We will confirm ASAP so we can start your duties for the next 6 months. 
yours in scrapping, 
Bev Code DT Co-ordinator