Member Spotlight | erintaylor718

This month, get to know Studio Calico member Erin Taylor (erintaylor718). Erin is a mom and full-time student in Florida. Learn more about Erin and her style below!

I am the mom of two wonderful boys, Evan, and Jack, and a substitute teacher at their classical academy. I'm also a full time student working towards my Business Administration degree. When I'm not running the boys to activities or doing homework I love to work in my studio on scrapbook pages, cards, or editing photos.


SC Member since:

I'm not sure the exact date but I've been a member since the Central High Card kit!


All-time favorite past kit or collection:

This is so hard! So many kits inspire me. I loved the Arendal scrapbook kit. My favorite card kit will always be Cirque! I loved the chipboard hearts in that kit, and the stamp set is adorable.


What do you do when your kit comes?

I am usually heading out the door when UPS drops it off so I don't have a chance to look through it until after the kids go to bed. I like to open the scrapbook kit first, then any shop purchases and the Documentor kit.


What's your go-to technique?

White backgrounds, grid pattern, mixing color and B&W photos, simple titles, clean and simple design.

What are your top 5 products?

This is so hard! I love tags, chipboard frames, alpha stickers, labels, and washi tape.

Where do you go when your mojo is low?

Galleries! I browse the gallery here or do a Google search for scrapbook layouts. I also pull out a kit and challenge myself to only work with that kit. Sometimes I'll scrap lift from the gallery or one of my favorite designers. There is so much inspiration out there!

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5 comments

  1. pinksoup (Gold Rewards Subscriber) pinksoup says…
    04/05/2016

    Your layouts and cards are so creative! I can especially relate to the Storm LO, as I am in central Florida. I expect a storm to roll through every day around 5 p,m, all summer long.

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  2. Carson (Studio Calico Creative Team Member) Carson says…
    04/05/2016

    Yay Erin! I've always loved your cards but now I love your layouts too, beautiful stuff!

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  3. photochic17 photochic17 says…
    04/05/2016

    That pineapple card is adorable!!!! Love your creations, Erin!!

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  4. Neela (Gold Rewards Subscriber) Neela says…
    04/06/2016

    Congratulations! Your projects are beautiful.

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  5. deanna56 deanna56 says…
    04/06/2016

    Congrats Erin. Your layouts are always beautiful, fun and pleasing to the eye.

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