Day 1 Pre-Show
Hello, internet good morning. Welcome to creative life on welcome to scrapbooking with project life with becca unions, this is your mri milk a bit. And this is john kennedy o'connor, otherwise known as j k o. And we're really excited to be your host for the next three days for this wonderful course where we're going to be learning all about scrapbooking. Now, are you a script? Because your memory I am not a complete novice, and I have a plethora of imagery on my phone on my computer. I really don't know what to do with it, though, in person. So now you know, I'm gonna learn what about you? I actually have been a scrapbook and not in recent years, but it one night in my younger days, which is many, many years ago, I was actually scrapper grades to collect an awful lot of things, particularly in my travels, and I travel a lot now and I collect things and I take a lot of pictures, so I'm looking forward to learning how to system meisel that and get this into a place where I can share from...
enjoy, enjoy them, be awesome. Now we're going to take a few minutes before we get going just to check our sound to check our video to make sure that you can hear us to make sure that you could see us so here's your chance to jump into those chat rooms say hello tell us where in the world you are showman's gonna be heading to the chat room in just a moment and should be giving a shout out we always have a global audience on creative life so looking forward to finding out where all the scrap bookers are in the world today awesome so we haven't in studio audience we want to introduce them to you starting with michelle let us know your name where you're joining us from if there's somewhere we can find you online tell us where that is and what's your experience level with scrap booking and what are you looking to learn right? I'm michelle deacon I live in morgan hill, california I have been scrapped picking with becky since the beginning actually followed her for a long time so um I am looking tio figure out how to find time I have five children and how tio make it all work make it easier and be able to keep up with everybody's life so that's me well you're very welcome hi I'm debbie dow, I'm from san jose, california you confined me a deb d on twitter um I've been scrap booking for a really long time but um kind of hit and miss just based on time work and kids so I'm really looking forward to looking for a system that will help me to get my pictures into books eh so that everybody can see them and I use the talk of aurora you actually just collect pictures I take pictures but I wouldn't say that I'm a exactly very welcome and welcome to you, I'm connie connie myers from salt lake city utah and I have a web page connie myers dot com freelance writer so that's where all my my stuff is um I've been scrapbooking since nineteen eighty seven when my first daughter was born I'm looking for a way to make it a little easier get it done a little faster get a systemized that's a good idea now you came from salt lake city today yesterday as welcome thank you appreciate you joining us to thank you and welcome to I am tammy casper I am from plaster veil california just up the hill towards like tahoe um I've been attempting to scrap pick for several years I'm not very creative on, so I think create a project life is made for me, we travel a lot and I I have eight grandchildren and lots of photos stacking up and I'd just like to get those organized and I'm really excited to start january of next year with my project life testy eight grandchildren and great great solutions thank you and welcome to you too hi I'm rachel and from sacramento, california I was never a scrapbook er until two thousand twelve when I started with becky system doing project life and I did great that first year and then this year I've kind of lost my moment so I'm hoping to get back on track and get a lot of inspiration out of this element momentum is one thing that's really important with scrap booking on exactly we'll find you got piles of stuff we need to go it's exactly what I have exactly where I am too very welcome welcome to me said hi my name's lisa johnson I am from allen, texas, which is just north of dallas and I have a block if you wanna check it out it's lisa dash marie dash johnson, it's long doubt block spot dot com and I've been scrapped looking for a lot of years and I found project life in two thousand eleven and I'm actually two thousand seven to two thousand thirteen current which is so exciting but I want to go back and do all the stuff before so that's what I'm looking for and did you come from texas to join us? I did yesterday flew in thank you very much you're very welcome to creative I'd welcome to san francisco thank you welcome, katie. Hi, my name is gotti. I'm a local san franciscan. Um, I'm currently living in san bruno, and I'm a mom before and I've been scrapbooking over over ten years, and I found project life about six months ago, and I turned to it because I want to simplify my scrap booking and get everything done. Fabulous where you're very welcome, denise. Even from kodiak, alaska, home of the largest coast guard base in america and the largest grizzly bears in the world. I got a project life in the male two weeks ago, opened it up and went now what? And that's why I'm here. I have no idea how to do this. Like I said, I just got the box in the male two weeks ago, so I'm gonna learn how to do it. I've been scrapping since I was eight years old and I do traditional scrapbooking. Bye. Project life is totally new to me. I'm hoping to figure it out and see what I can do with it. Hopefully it will fit in the rv. Did you drive down? No, we flew this time. Usually leah drive around. Packed that sort of the scrap is our trip from here up to alaska last year's, right idea. Fantastic. Well, you're very welcome thank you so much for joining us today we're looking forward to allow your scrapbooking stories and all your scrapbooking ideas. Rhinebeck is going to be really excited to share those with you. Sean morey, how are the champions doing? Oh my goodness wow, welcome tio a truly global worldwide audience we have heidi who's, also from north pole, alaska. We have jennifer from honolulu, we have arkansas, connecticut, chicago, portland we have people who have been scrapbooking since nineteen, ninety three and also people who don't even know where to start. So the experience level ranges and seriously, this is totally worldwide welcome welcome to all of you, thank you so much for joining us. The creative like this is going to be really exciting three days already got that sense, so we're going to get going and I'm really, really thrilled to welcome becky to creative life. Becky higgins has a passion for living well and she's been documenting her life since nineteen ninety seven she's been authoring books, creating artwork, writing articles, teaching classes on designing products all in the name of scrapbooking. In two thousand nine, she created becca higgins llc to share her solution based products with everyone who shares her passion for scrap booking project life is becky's memory keeping system that has taken the scrapbooking world by storm she's also an inspiring blogger. I know she's going to take creative life by storm, please welcome banking again is that he is such a pleasure. No, I know you've not been feeling too well, but I hope you're feeling great this morning. I was so excited to have you here and you tell us a little bit how you got into scrap booking. I am going to talking a lot about that, actually, and and I'm going to show you actually how I got started with my very first efforts of what a scrapbook was in my world and so there's a whole story kind of about that experience what's really cool about this is that we each have our own story. Everyone watching has their story even if they haven't started yet, they've still struggled through I have pictures, I've been taking them. I have memories and we all kind of are stumbling through this process together. And so it's an honor to be here. But we're really excited. I'm gonna hand you this. Thank you. Coming and going again. So I want this. Trust me. Okay? We're going. Thanks so much. Back looking. Thank you very much.