Personalized Journal Cover – no brainer

Make sure you “Like” us on Facebook to be updated with all the fantastic tutorials, innovations and photos to inspire your scrapbooking. Have you ever noticed that the journal we write our personal notes and entries into often has a drab plain cover? Why is that? I can’t think of a good reason myself, butRead more

Kitty Wins

Make sure you “Like” us on Facebook to be updated with all the fantastic tutorials, innovations and photos to inspire your scrapbooking. Kittens steal my heart regularly, and especially sleepy ones. The fact that they can fall asleep anywhere still baffles me. Check out this adorable ode to someone else’s kitty. I love the subtleRead more

Mix It Up with Tags Too

Make sure you “Like” us on Facebook to be updated with all the fantastic tutorials, innovations and photos to inspire your scrapbooking. Tags are another fine crossover channel to put our scraps of time and resources into. Graphic 45 has some excellent supplies for this in their Tag Album Staples line. Don’t all these layersRead more

Drawing Inspiration from Family Heirlooms

Make sure you “Like” us on Facebook to be updated with all the fantastic tutorials, innovations and photos to inspire your scrapbooking. In addition to scrapbooking more recent memories, I also have a lot of fun playing with pictures and artifacts from previous family generations. Take for instance this picture originally taken in the 1940’s.Read more

#1 Summer Cool-Down Tip: Scrapbook Your Winter

Make sure you “Like” us on Facebook to be updated with all the fantastic tutorials, innovations and photos to inspire your scrapbooking. Scientific studies have shown that the #1 most effective way to stay cool over the summer months is to scrapbook about your Winter. Here’s some inspiration to get you going – a wide,Read more

Crackle Paint Project

Make sure you “Like” us on Facebook to be updated with all the fantastic tutorials, innovations and photos to inspire your scrapbooking. Sometimes I buy kits that I know will purposely push my style comfort zone. Here’s a similar example where the crafter admittedly wasn’t sure where she’d go with the purchased materials, and thenRead more

Video Tutorial: Mixed Media Color Madness

Make sure you “Like” us on Facebook to be updated with all the fantastic tutorials, innovations and photos to inspire your scrapbooking. It’s good to step outside our comfort zones every so often. A mixed media project like this is one is definitely not my specialty, but it was so worth it to give itRead more

DIY: Cutouts for Owl Lovers

Make sure you “Like” us on Facebook to be updated with all the fantastic tutorials, innovations and photos to inspire your scrapbooking. As some of you may already know, Core’dinations makes a pattern called Spotted Cardstock. Frankly it’s the perfect look and feel for all of you owl lovers out there. When you click theRead more

Tea Room 3D Creations

Make sure you “Like” us on Facebook to be updated with all the fantastic tutorials, innovations and photos to inspire your scrapbooking. Allow me to inspire you for a minute so you can make one of your own… The gorgeous result of this inspiration challenge was an antique teapot and teabag dispenser. The cut fileRead more

Tutorial: Turning Trash Into Treasures

Make sure you “Like” us on Facebook to be updated with all the fantastic tutorials, innovations and photos to inspire your scrapbooking. This tutorial is so good to me for many reasons. Perhaps the most important one though is its recycling foundation. We throw away peanut canisters and the like all the time, but whyRead more