Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas

Circle Christmas Tree Layout

This layout is all about the tree! I had so much fun creating this whimsical tree with the Creative Memories Circle Cutter! If you haven't tried the new Circle Cutter, this technique is sure to inspire you with just how much FUN it is to use! Take a look below for a link to download… Continue reading Circle Christmas Tree Layout

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas

LOVE an Explosion Box!

Create a fun little gift box, perfect to use as a card or as a gift for someone special in your life! Fill with photos, quotes, gift cards, treats and more, your recipient is sure to explode with delight when they open this special little box! Perfect for so many occasions, such as; birthday, wedding,… Continue reading LOVE an Explosion Box!

Creative Memories, Events & Online Classes, Projects & Ideas

Use the Pack 3 – Seaside Workshop

Created for Creative Cafe International's Summer Event, Use the Pack 3 is a much-requested class featuring my formula to create multiple double-page layouts using all the components from one Creative Memories scrapbooking collection. It is perfect for adding to a themed or everyday album.  Use this formula over and over with different collections! For this event, I will share how… Continue reading Use the Pack 3 – Seaside Workshop

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas, Sketch

FUN with Flamingos!

Someone once asked me why I love flamingos? The answer is simple, when you think of a flamingo, you can't help but smile! So, when Creative Memories released the Summertime Collection, you can imagine I couldn't wait to open it up and create with the flamingo paper and stickers! Take a look at the FUN… Continue reading FUN with Flamingos!

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas

PLAYGROUND FUN!

What comes first, the photos or the scrapbook layout idea? When the NEW Geometric Frame Border Punch and Circle Cutter were released from Creative Memories, I knew just the photos I wanted to take to play with these two new tools! So in this case, it is BOTH, and perfect timing as I was planning… Continue reading PLAYGROUND FUN!

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas

Picture It!

Here's a fun little project for those who have a favourite photo or for those who like to take photos - know anyone like that? This project features the Creative Memories Custom Cutting System and 12" Trimmer. Creative Memories Supplies Needed 12" Trimmer Double Star Punch Custom Cutting System (CCS) Mat & Blades CCS Circle… Continue reading Picture It!

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas

5 TIPS for a 10 MINUTE LAYOUT

Happy Tuesday! Today, it is Techniques, Tips & Tricks Tuesday on the Creative Cafe International Facebook Page, and I am happy to announce that I am the Featured Designer for this week! Today, I will be sharing 5 Tips to create a 10-minute layout! Here they are: 1) Magic Mats – Choose up to 4… Continue reading 5 TIPS for a 10 MINUTE LAYOUT

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas, Sketch

Folded Layers

This project is all about layers, folded layers! And what better way to fold than using our Creative Memories "Magic Trimmer"! This layout is a bit fancier than I normally create as it has lots and lots of layers, but the design itself is pretty simple if you look at the clean lines. You could… Continue reading Folded Layers

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas, Sketch

September Sketch Challenge

Happy September! I invite you to pop on over to the Creative Life Scrapbooking Facebook Page where the below sketch is our SEPTEMBER SKETCH CHALLENGE! Scroll below for both my traditional and digital samples and a short little video on how to make 'MAGIC' Banner Cuts (both traditionally and digitally) Stay tuned all month to… Continue reading September Sketch Challenge