Loc: Monroe, Ohio
|Posted: 1/28/2013 7:09:08 PM|
I am just wondering how many layouts (single, PL, etc) most peas get scrapped in a given week. I am gearing up for LOAD213 and I'm so excited to be motivated to scrap a layout a day but it seems a little daunting seeing as I usually only scrap 1-2 layouts weekly and some weeks I don't get any done at all.
I also work full time, have a ten month old, and am 22 weeks pregnant so..... lol.
Just wondering how everyone else is doing.
Loc: DFW, TX
|Posted: 1/28/2013 7:34:05 PM|Wow - pregnant, working, and a 10-month-old . . . I'm impressed you get ANY scrapping done! Hats off to you!
I've been scrapping more lately, though I've veered towards cards for Valentine's. I probably did about 20 layouts this past month. Usually it's less than that - unless I'm at a retreat!
I'm going to try for LOAD too. I've just put in a big Shutterfly order to prep for it.
Loc: Tulsa, OK
|Posted: 1/28/2013 7:43:08 PM|
Mines different very week I'm sure. This weekend I didn't have a lot going on and made 5 layouts Saturday evening.
What can I post about?
|Posted: 1/28/2013 8:00:44 PM|
Wow you are my hero!
I do my PL spread and a few cards. I just started doing 12 x12 but I hope to do two of those a week as well.
"Don't Stop Believin'"
Loc: California Coast
|Posted: 1/28/2013 8:04:38 PM|
I work full-time, have kids, sports, volunteer, etc. so I'm in your same boat time-wise and I don't scrap anything most weeks except PL pages.
I do one 4-day retreat per year and maybe 6 crops; that's where I get most of my layouts done. I think 1-2 per week/sometimes none with your lifestyle is a LOT! Good for you.
I'm doing LOAD for the first time. I don't think realistically I can do an actual layout a day, but I'm going to see how many I can bust out. I'm sure it'll be more than I usually do! Hoping to take notes and percolate ideas during the week, then scrap or catch-up on the weekends we aren't busy.
|Posted: 1/28/2013 8:20:24 PM|
I do 2 a week and my PL. Weekends might give me time to do 3 or 4 more but that's if we are not overcommitted.
|Posted: 1/28/2013 9:23:39 PM|
I do 2 page layouts, and on average maybe 2-3 a week. I only scrap an hour or so 3-4 times a week ( when kids are asleep). Once a month or so I go to a crop or scrap at Archiver's and usually get several done then.
|Posted: 1/28/2013 11:11:20 PM|I try to do 10-20 a week. Don't always make it though. I did finish 4 dbl page lo's today, so that was a good day.
Sometimes I scrap a lot more, but after a while, switch to another craft, like quilting. Change it up. So it's not like I get 20 lo's a week done every single week.
Sometimes we are doing something fun as a family and shooting lots of photos, so not so many lo's get done then. (Christmas, for example, lots of pictures, not so much scrapping)
I figure it's ok to have an ebb and flow to this, at least for me.
Ancient Ancestor of Pea
|Posted: 1/29/2013 12:48:48 AM|I am so happy if I get one layout done that I like
|Child of God, follower of Jesus, and so thankful for His presence in my life <><|
Loc: Geelong, Victoria, Australia
|Posted: 1/29/2013 12:57:03 AM|Since christmas I've only made one But have been doing PL and making cards so that sort of makes up for it.
Usually I would make around 1 per week. But would make more if I just got supplies.
Ancient Ancestor of Pea
|Posted: 1/29/2013 1:18:14 AM|
I average 3-4 a week.
Loc: Santa Cruz, CA
|Posted: 1/29/2013 1:30:01 AM|I am erratic...some weeks I can get one done every day. Other times I go 2 or 3 weeks without doing any at all.
If I had a job, a child, and was making another...I'm pretty sure I'd be using those same numbers but I'd be referring to how NAPS I was getting!!
Hats off to all you working mommas!
|Let each woman exercise the art she knows.
~ Aristophanes (sort of)
|Posted: 1/29/2013 3:04:47 AM|
Your defiantly have alot going on I would just try to do what you can & don't get discouraged if you can't! Don't make it a chore or act as if you HAVE to complete one LO a day!
Loc: Poconos PA
|Posted: 1/29/2013 9:11:50 AM|
I don't work but I think SAHM is such a bad phrase since I'm never home! Between driving the kids to and from school and activities/appointments, I spend most of my day in the car. If I could figure out how to scrapbook in the car, I'd be golden.
I do scrapbook at least one, maybe two layouts a day in the morning during my children's morning tv show and I usually do about three or four a day on the weekends if we are home.
I'm not doing a challenge, just trying to catch up. I'm about six months behind in my layouts.
Mom to six kids, two pugs and a cat
2013 Layouts Completed: 324 (and counting but no project life...)
2012 Layouts Completed: 219
|Posted: 1/29/2013 9:21:18 AM|
I do about .25 a layout a week.
Loc: Southern Ohio
|Posted: 1/29/2013 9:22:42 AM|
for me it depends on what DT requirements I have-- just depends but on average I complete 4 projects per week