• PLANTING MEMORIES – New from Collabs by K&R (Blog Freebie #2)

    Kathie Stevens and I have teamed up for Collabs by K&R’s third collaborative scrap kit and it is HUGE! PLANTING MEMORIES is perfect for all your outdoor/nature/gardening layouts and projects, loaded with cute clip art characters and critters, TONS of papers and oodles of elements to preserve those memories you have planted with loved ones.

    Collabs by K&R Planting Memories Scrap Kit

    This kit is available in either Full-Size (300ppi) or Tagger-Size (72ppi) EXCLUSIVELY in the following stores:
    Berry Applicious – Full-size / Tagger Size
    DigiGraphic Designs – Full-size / Tagger Size
    Digital Designer Resources – Full-size / Tagger Size

    The Planting Memories Scrap Kit includes 102 papers and 2 overlays. Here are a few previews of the papers included in this massive kit. (Click the image for a full size preview.)
    KSD Planting Memories - paper pack 1KSD Planting Memories - paper pack 2
    KSD Planting Memories - paper pack 3RD Planting Memories patterned papers
    RD Planting Memories Dirt & Glitter Papers

    Finally, I have a fun little bunny border cluster made from the elements and papers from the Planting Memories Kit. Click on the image below to download directly (link has been corrected!).
    Collabs by K&R - Planting Memories Quick Page Freebie

    Stop into one of the stores to check out this massive kit, enjoy your free quick page and as always…

    Happy Scrappin’ Ya’ll!!!

    Raye

    PS: Pop over to Kathie’s blog and the RayesDesign Facebook Page (Freebies tab) for even more freebies!!!


  • INTRODUCING Planting Memories Collab (Freebie!!)

    Kathie Stevens and I have teamed up for Collabs by K&R’s third collaborative scrap kit and it is HUGE! PLANTING MEMORIES is perfect for all your outdoor/nature/gardening layouts and projects, loaded with cute clip art characters and critters, TONS of papers and oodles of elements to preserve those memories you have planted with loved ones.

    Collabs by K&R Planting Memories Scrap Kit

    This kit is available in either Full-Size (300ppi) or Tagger-Size (72ppi) EXCLUSIVELY in the following stores:
    Berry Applicious – Full-size / Tagger Size
    DigiGraphic Designs – Full-size / Tagger Size
    Digital Designer Resources – Full-size / Tagger Size

    The Planting Memories Scrap Kit includes 271 elements, 9 word arts & 11 plant pokes. Here are a few previews of some of the super cute clip arts & word arts included in this massive kit. (Click the image for a full size preview.)
    KSD Planting Memories - element pack 1KSD Planting Memories - element pack 2
    RD Planting Memories Clip ArtsRD Planting Memories Word Arts

    Finally, I have a fun little bunny border cluster made from the elements and papers from the Planting Memories Kit. Click on the image below to download directly (link has been corrected!).
    Collabs by K&R - Planting Memories Border Cluster Freebie

    Stop into one of the stores to check out this massive kit, enjoy your free border cluster and as always…

    Happy Scrappin’ Ya’ll!!!

    Raye

    PS: Pop over to Kathie’s blog and the RayesDesign Facebook Page (Freebies tab) for even more freebies!!!


  • Wilma4Ever Blog Train – Through Time (FREEBIE!!)

    The Wilma4Ever Blog Train is on the roll tonight for a trip back Through Time, with a rich vintage-inspired, steampunk-y palette.  My portion includes 10 papers (3600 x 3600px), 12 elements and a frame cluster.  All items were created at 300 ppi and have been quality tested and gamut checked to ensure commercial print quality.  Click on the image below to download directly.
    Through Time - RayesDesign for Wilma4Ever Blog Train



    Wilma4Ever (this is the train station’s main hub, there is no download here)
    ApriltheScrapaholic
    ApriltheScrapaholic Too
    Dea’s Designs
    Digicats (& Dogs)
    Disyas Digital Designs
    Dreamn4ever Designs
    Happy Scrap Arts
    Jemima’s Digital Boutique
    La galerie de Jackie
    Liza
    RayesDesign
    RoseMade Designs
     


  • GiftBow Photoshop Action Freebie!!

    Posted on by Raye

    I have a special treat for you today, in the form of a free Photoshop Action which creates a 5 inch gift bow, using the color of your choice.  Simply set the foreground color, open the start file and let it run.  Gift bow was created at 300 ppi and has been tested in Photoshop CS5 and CS6. (If you are using a different version of Photoshop or Photoshop Elements, you are welcome to try the action. If it works, let me know!!!

    Click the image below for a direct download.

    RayesDesign Gift Bow Maker Photoshop Action Freebie

    If you like the way this action works, please check out the assortment of over 40 actions I currently have in stores. You’ll find elements, clip art characters, frames, bows & tags, as well as paper maker actions, all designed to make it fast and easy to get started on your scrap kits!! Here’s a sampling of previews.
    4-inch tag assortment Photoshop ActionUS patriotic train photoshop actionParty Time Clown Photoshop ActionWimZsKidZ Sammy Photoshop ActionLoopy Bow 2 Photoshop actionLoopy Bow #3Photoshop Action4-inch tag assortment Photoshop ActionCanadian patriotic train photoshop actionWimZsKidZ Libby Photoshop ActionWooden Frame Assortment Photoshop Action

    Thanks for taking the time to check out these goodies, enjoy your free Photoshop action and as always…

    Happy Scrappin’ Ya’ll!!
    Raye


  • Page Pairs & Wilma4Ever Blog Train (FREEBIE!!)

    Tonight, I would like to introduce Page Pairs – Mini Kits & Template Duos.  Each kit includes two parts: a mini kit with 10 papers and 18 elements AND a full-size page template. These kits are perfect for beginning scrappers, allowing you to choose small kits based on the colors that match your photos.  Kits are ideal for single “one-off” pages, but by rotating, flipping and rearranging the template, the possibilities are endless.  Also, all the templates and mini kits in the Page Pairs Duos are interchangeable, making them a fantastic way to increase your personal use stash!  Here are the previews of the first 16 kits available in stores now.


    Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #01Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #02Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #03Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #04Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #05Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #06Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #07Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #08Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #09Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #10Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #11Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #12Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #13Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #14Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #15Page Pairs - Mini Kit & Template Duo - Set #16
    Page Pairs are now available in all of my stores (check the links at the top of the left column!


    AND the Wilma4Ever International Woman Blog Train is on the roll tonight with lots of fun, funky and feminine goodies along the way. My part of the train includes 20 papers and 10 round frames, coordinating with the blog train, the International Woman Build-A-Kit and my spring trends elements, papers and bundles. The kit has been divided into 3 download zips with links following the preview.

    Wilma4Ever Blog Train - International Woman Papers & Frames


    Download 1 of 3
    Download 2 of 3
    Download 3 of 3

    Here are the rest of the stops along the rail. Remember that we are all in different time zones throughout the world, so check back a little later if someone does not have their part available yet.

    Wilma4Ever (this is the train station’s main hub, there is no download here)
    ApriltheScrapaholic
    Digicats (& Dogs)
    Dea’s Designs
    Dreamn4Ever Designs
    La Galerie de Jackie
    Jemina’s Digital Boutique
    Rayes Designs
    Rosemade Designs

    I hope you enjoy your trip on the blog train and take a peek at the Page Pairs Mini Kit & Template Duos in the stores.  Enjoy your freebie and as always…

    Happy Scrappin’ Ya’ll!!!

    Raye


  • Happy Earth Day – Clusters (FREEBIE!!!)

    Happy Earth Day!!

    I found some pieces I made for a blog train a couple years ago and decided to play around and create some fun clusters to pass around for everyone in honor of Earth Day. Clusters were created at 300ppi. Border clusters are 3600 px tall (all clusters shown smaller compared to 12×12 page in order to avoid overlapping). Click on the image to download directly.

    Earth Day Clusters by RayesDesign

    I hope these can help inspire you to scrap your Earth friendly activities. Enjoy your freebie and be kind to our planet…and as always…
    Happy Scrappin’ Ya’ll!
    Raye


  • Movie Night on the Wilma4Ever Blog Train!! (Freebie!)

    The Wilma4Ever Blog Train is hitting the tracks tonight heading for a Movie Night.  My portion includes 6 linen film reel papers, all 3600 x 3600) and a fun frame cluster.  Click on the image to download directly.

    RayesDes_Wilma4EverBlogTrain - Movie Night


    We are all on different time zones, so if someone doesn’t have their part up yet, please check back later.

    Wilma4Everw (this is the train station’s main hub, there is no download here)

    ApriltheScrapaholic

    Digicats (& Dogs)

    Dream Designs

    Dreamn4Ever Designs

    Happy Scrap Arts

    La Galerie de Jackie

    Jemina’s Digital Boutique

    Rayes Designs (You are here!)

    Rose Made Designs


    Looking for a challenge and more great freebies?  Check out the Wilma4Ever Forum for dozens of monthly challenges.  Come check out my monthly Sketch Challenge using this sketch.

    RayesDesign Monthly Sketch Challenge
    Pop over to the forum for more information on the challenge and a link to the free matching template set. I hope you’ll be inspired to come out and play with me in the forum!


  • CU Tuesday at Wilma4Ever – Spring Trends Tagger Bundles (4/12)

    CU Tuesday is an awesome opportunity to stock up on commercial use products at reduced priced.  This week, you can find all of the tagger Spring Trends bundles on sale for half off!!

    Based on the Pantone Institute’s Top 10 Colors for Spring/Summer 2016, the Spring Trends Commercial Use Bundles includes three CU/PU Kits: Elements, Textured Papers & Patterned papers in each of the 10 colors.  All totaled there are 35 papers and 25 elements in each bundle.

    ELEMENTS INCLUDED: Ribbon Bow (floral pattern), Ribbon Bow (suede texture), Twine Bow (solid), Two Buttons (plaid & solid, solid & plaid), Two paper clips (striped & solid), Two 7-pt fabric flowers (striped & solid), Two burlap flowers (solid), Layered Fabric Flower (solid), Layered ribbon flower (hounds tooth), Two square frames (solid mat with plaid frame, plaid mat with solid frame), Two round frames (solid mat with damask frame, damask mat with solid frame), Two lined journal cards (3×5 & 5×3), Two leaves (solid realistic & solid burlap), Crimped and curled ribbon, Scallop edged ribbon, Curled string & Beaded Wire Swirl

    PATTERNED PAPERS INCLUDED: Diagonal stripe, argyle, chevron, triple polka-dot, plaid, medium polka-dot, gingham, hounds tooth, broken chevron, horizontal stripe, rose floral, Mondrian, triangle, embossed damask ombre & mirrored chevrons. (1200 x 1200 px)

    SOLID/TEXTURED PAPERS INCLUDE: Suede, Glitter, Burlap, Tissue Paper and craft paper. (1200 x 1200 px)

    All items were created at 72ppi and have been quality tested to ensure a great look on all you tags and hybrid projects.  Mix and match kits in the Spring Trends line up for the perfect match to your spring and summer wedding, Quinceanera, bridal showers and formal events.

    Click on the images below for a direct link to the product in the Wilma4Ever Store.

    Spring Trends Buttercup Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Fiesta Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Green Flash Bundle - 50% off
    Spring Trends Iced Coffee Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Lilac Grey Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Limpet Shell Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Peach Echo Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Rose Quartz Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Serenity Bundle - 50% off
    Spring Trends Snorkel Blue Bundle - 50% off

    Don’t miss the opportunity to stock up on these and other great commercial use deals today in the Wilma4Ever Store.

    As always,
    Happy Scrappin’ Ya’ll
    Raye


  • Weekend Deals at Wilma4Ever (April 9th &10th)

    Weekend Deals in the Wilma4Ever Store mean HUGE savings for you.  This weekend, stock up on Spring Trends Tagger Size Elements Kits for just $1 each (60% savings).  The Spring Trends line comes in 10 fashion forward colors for Spring/Summer 2016 as announced by the Pantone Color Institute.  The Element Kits contain 25 CU/PU elements in each of those 10 colors, all created at 72 ppi and quality tested for all your tag, digital and hybrid projects. Items included in each kit are as follows:

    Ribbon Bow (floral pattern)
    Ribbon Bow (suede texture)
    Twine Bow (solid)
    Two Buttons (plaid & solid, solid & plaid)
    Two paper clips (striped & solid)
    Two 7-pt fabric flowers (striped & solid)
    Two burlap flowers (solid)
    Layered Fabric Flower (solid)
    Layered ribbon flower (hounds tooth)
    Two square frames (Solid/Plaid)
    Two round frames (Solid/Damask)
    Two lined journal cards (3×5 & 5×3)
    Two leaves (solid realistic & solid burlap)
    Crimped and curled ribbon
    Scallop edged ribbon
    Curled string
    Beaded Wire Swirl

    Click on the image below for a direct link to the product in the store.

    Spring Trends - Buttercup Full Size ElementsSpring Trends - Fiesta Full Size ElementsSpring Trends - Green Flash Full Size Elements
    Spring Trends - Iced Coffee Full Size ElementsSpring Trends - Lilac Gray Full Size ElementsSpring Trends - Limpet Shell Full Size Elements
    Spring Trends - Peach Echo Full Size ElementsSpring Trends - Rose Quartz Full Size ElementsSpring Trends - Serenity Full Size Elements
    Spring Trends - Snorkel Blue Full Size Elements


    While you’re over in the Wilma4Ever Store, come check out my monthly sketch challenge over in the forum using this sketch.

    RayesDes_April'16 Sketch Challenge in the Wilma4Ever Forum

    Pop over to the forum for more information on the challenge and a link to the free matching template set.  I hope you’ll be inspired to come out and play with me in the forum!

    As always, Happy Scrappin’ Ya’ll!

    Raye


  • CU Tuesday is all about savings at Wilma4Ever (04/05)

    CU Tuesday is an awesome opportunity to stock up on commercial use products at reduced prices.  This week, you can find all of the full-size Spring Trends bundles on sale for half off!!

    Based on the Pantone Institute’s Top 10 Colors for Spring/Summer 2016, the Spring Trends Commercial Use Bundles includes three CU/PU Kits: Elements, Textured Papers & Patterned papers in each of the 10 colors.  All totaled there are 35 papers and 25 elements in each bundle.

    ELEMENTS INCLUDED: Ribbon Bow (floral pattern), Ribbon Bow (suede texture), Twine Bow (solid), Two Buttons (plaid & solid, solid & plaid), Two paper clips (striped & solid), Two 7-pt fabric flowers (striped & solid), Two burlap flowers (solid), Layered Fabric Flower (solid), Layered ribbon flower (hounds tooth), Two square frames (solid mat with plaid frame, plaid mat with solid frame), Two round frames (solid mat with damask frame, damask mat with solid frame), Two lined journal cards (3×5 & 5×3), Two leaves (solid realistic & solid burlap), Crimped and curled ribbon, Scallop edged ribbon, Curled string & Beaded Wire Swirl

    PATTERNED PAPERS INCLUDED: Diagonal stripe, argyle, chevron, triple polka-dot, plaid, medium polka-dot, gingham, hounds tooth, broken chevron, horizontal stripe, rose floral, Mondrian, triangle, embossed damask ombre & mirrored chevrons. (3600 x 3600 px)

    SOLID/TEXTURED PAPERS INCLUDE: Suede, Glitter, Burlap, Tissue Paper and craft paper. (3600 x 3600 px)

    All items were created at 300ppi and have been quality tested and gamut checked to assure commercial print quality.  Mix and match kits in the Spring Trends line up for the perfect match to your spring and summer wedding, Quinceanera, bridal showers and formal events.

    Click on the images below for a direct link to the product in the Wilma4Ever Store.

    Spring Trends Buttercup Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Fiesta Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Green Flash Bundle - 50% off Spring Trends Iced Coffee Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Lilac Grey Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Limpet Shell Bundle - 50% off
    Spring Trends Peach Echo Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Rose Quartz Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Serenity Bundle - 50% offSpring Trends Snorkel Blue Bundle - 50% off

    Don’t miss the opportunity to stock up on these and other great commercial use deals today in the Wilma4Ever Store.

    As always,
    Happy Scrappin’ Ya’ll
    Raye