Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas

Scrappie Bear Layout

Today is our first crop event of 2020 in Dorchester, ON and it's our Pyjama Party Crop! We will be spending a cozy day cropping together in our jammies - how fun! I've invited guests to bring their favourite stuffy or doll (because you all know we all have them tucked away somewhere ) for… Continue reading Scrappie Bear Layout

Challenges, Creative Memories

ONE WORD – Inspiration for a year-long-journey

ONE WORD... it's intriguing how ONE WORD can impact your life, inspire a journey, spark a change and guide your year.  I invite you to join me on a journey of wellness in 2020 by choosing a word that will inspire your year and joining our ONE WORD Challenge. In 2019, I introduced an exercise… Continue reading ONE WORD – Inspiration for a year-long-journey

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas

“Green” Gift-Giving

It's that time of year! A time to celebrate the season of giving and enjoy time with friends and family. Now, more than ever, I am more conscious of the environmental impact gift-giving can have. In an effort to minimize that impact, I've chosen to "Go Green" with the packaging of gifts we're giving this… Continue reading “Green” Gift-Giving

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas

Merry Little Card

Cards are the perfect way to use up your scraps! And if you make them after you finish a layout, you won't have to store the scraps! Here's a cute little card I whipped up after I created the Merry Little Christmas Project Recipe from Creative Memories! Creative Memories Supplies Used: Merry Little Christmas scrap… Continue reading Merry Little Card

Creative Memories, Projects & Ideas

A ‘Glowing’ Template

Introducing the Global Glow Recipe Template from Creative Memories. This is not 'quick and easy' as many of my layouts tend to be, but it's good to switch things up a bit and add a decorative, or in this case REALLY decorative, layout to your album now and then. I am not a 'decorative' scrapbooker, so… Continue reading A ‘Glowing’ Template

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Strips and Triangles

Many years ago when I first began teaching scrapbooking classes with Creative Memories, "strips and triangles" were all the rage! A quick and easy way to complete an album page, just add stickers and you're done! Take a look at this layout completed in 2003! Well, here's an updated version on how to use your… Continue reading Strips and Triangles

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Keep it Simple – Stunning Collage Wreath Layout

Have you ever looked at a fellow scrapbooker's layout and said, "How did she do that, it must have taken her forever!" Well, this is one of those layouts! Only it was easy and it didn't take forever! I am NOT a decorative scrapbooker, my pages are rather simple with clean straight lines and flowers… Continue reading Keep it Simple – Stunning Collage Wreath Layout