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SCRAPBOOKING. CARDMAKING. PAPERCRAFTING

Fresh and Juicy….

So here we are, at the end of November;  Christmas carols are playing from every speaker you walk by, the trees and lights are going up all over the land, but there is no Christmas themed layout here for you today!  Instead, I thought I’d share a layout from last…

Honeymoon Album 2.0

Happy National Bikini Day! Bikini Day is the anniversary of the invention of the bikini in 1946 by a Parisian fashion designer, Louis Reard. It’s also just a regular old Wednesday for most of us, i.e. me. …but in keeping with the bikini theme, I have ANOTHER honeymoon mini album…

Star Trek Stamps

This past week I’ve been focusing on making pretty things that make me happy. Whatever I liked I went with…whether it was a paper line, a colour scheme, or my own handwriting. ………………………………………………………………………………. This card got sent to my best friend in Thunder Bay to celebrate her university graduation with…

DIY Abstract Watercolour Art

Morning! Large, textured art pieces can make a huge statement as part of your home decor, but not everyone is able to collect original art. For those of you who don’t have the resources or inclination to become  art collectors, I have something a bit artsy to share with you…

Did You Hear About the Artist Who Painted in Jail?

He had a brush with the law. Cheesy, I know. It’s an absolutely awful joke. BUT, it goes with my post. Paint. And Chasing Dreams. I’ve been feeling very inspired by mixed media, art journaling, & the bright Spring colours in the store lately. And since I’ve been teaching the…

Lotsa Layers Card Class

Hey guys! Popping in quickly to share my upcoming card class with you. This card class is being held the morning of my Lotsa Layers Mini Album class. They both feature…you guessed it…layering. The mini album class is currently full but there is still room in the morning card class.…

Chasing Dreams…

Hello all, I have a layout to share with you today, using a BUNCH of the newly-arrived-in-store-Chasing Dreams line from Crate Paper!  I love this line so much, I can’t even. chasedream1 So first of all, the name of the line inspired me.  I have a few photos of my daughter…

Golden days, golden days.

I have a quick blog post for you guys this week! Awhile back we got the Fancy Pants Golden Days collection in the store and I just KNEW I had to do something special with it. The colours were so warm and “homey”…perfect for a home decor project. golden days home decor project brooke gorrell for love is in the details I decided…

Love Language

Sometimes I see a scrapbooking line for the first time and think, “No way can I use that”. SOMETIMES. My style is so specific that I usually shy away from any paper lines that have a vintage or busy feel…like when I saw the new Prima Wild & Free line.…