Fall is here. Want to head off to Boot Camp with me?

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Ten-hut! About face! Now drop and give me ten… photos! Okay, maybe I don't have all the lingo down, but I'm excited to announce a special fall event at Big Picture Classes. It's Boot Camp 2012 and you're cordially invited to get in scrap shape this fall with me and three other inspiring, talented woman who want to put you … Read More

Cathy ZielskeFall is here. Want to head off to Boot Camp with me?

Yes, I’m Radvocating (fun with Totally Rad’s Rad Lab)

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I've been fielding a few emails lately asking me how I work with my photos. Last year, I posted about using Rad Lab, from Totally Rad Actions and I thought I'd show you another example from this very cool Photoshop (and Photoshop Elements) plug in. I use Rad Lab on every photo that I print. Sometimes, I just do the … Read More

Cathy ZielskeYes, I’m Radvocating (fun with Totally Rad’s Rad Lab)

Announcing Ten Tips for Better Type in 2012

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I'm pleased to announce a new mini workshop, launching in early February 2012, Ten Tips for Better Type. This class is designed to give you some solid typography basics which in turn will make the type you create on  your digital and hybrid projects more polished and refined. It'll help you to understand a few very basic approaches to choosing … Read More

Cathy ZielskeAnnouncing Ten Tips for Better Type in 2012

Announcing Move More, Eat Well 2012 at Big Picture Classes

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I'm really excited to announce one of my new workshops for next year: Move More, Eat Well 2012 at Big Picture Classes. I've been working on a way to create a more interactive experience to share this process with blog readers and other like-minded people who want to put a focus on better health and activity for their lives, and … Read More

Cathy ZielskeAnnouncing Move More, Eat Well 2012 at Big Picture Classes

Design Your Life is now an instant download, self-paced workshop

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I'm really excited to announce that Design Your Life, a 12-week intensive study of graphic design as it applies to the wonderful scrapbooking hobby, is now available as a self-paced, instant download class from Big Picture Classes. Even though I retired from teaching the class, Big Picture wanted to offer it for those who missed it the first few times … Read More

Cathy ZielskeDesign Your Life is now an instant download, self-paced workshop

Design Your Life Registration is Open (and a quick Q & A)

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Beginning today, you can register for Design Your Life. There is no class size limit, so there is no need to race to register. There's room for everyone to learn design. I've been fielding a series of questions since announcing this workshop a while back, and here is a brief Q&A for those of you who are interested in taking … Read More

Cathy ZielskeDesign Your Life Registration is Open (and a quick Q & A)

More CZ Design Previews

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(see layout supply lists by clicking here.) Today I'm introducing the first individual layered template file which goes on sale this weekend at Designer Digitals, which I'm aptly calling: Template No. 1.  This 8.5 x 11 template is a great design to capture a few authentic little details about someone or something in your life right in the, well, here … Read More

Cathy ZielskeMore CZ Design Previews

Introducing CZ Design at Designer Digitals

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I'm super excited (and totally geeked out) to share that I'm going to be working with Designer Digitals designing templates, word art and who knows what else in the coming months. Designing digital templates is something I've been wanting to do for a really long time, but never had the time, the knowledge, or the confidence to just bust a … Read More

Cathy ZielskeIntroducing CZ Design at Designer Digitals

Sneak Peek: Everyone Can Write a Little—my new workshop, coming soon

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So, what's all this hubbub about me and a new class over at bigpicturescrapbooking.com? I thought you'd never ask! Introducing "Everyone Can Write a Little: The 2009 MicroBlog Album Workshop". This new class is designed to get you into the habit of writing a little, here and there, using one of two fabulous social media services, Twitter , or Facebook as your … Read More

Cathy ZielskeSneak Peek: Everyone Can Write a Little—my new workshop, coming soon