On April 25, Australians across the country celebrate those who have served to protect at Anzac Day services and marches. Independent Advisor Megan Crowley from Australia created this beautiful military-inspired layout featuring the Camouflage Paper Pack and Tulips Border Punch to preserve her family’s memories of Anzac Day commemorations. Take a look below!
When it comes to creating a great scrapbook layout, it’s all about the details – and the decorations around the photos can really make a page stand out! When you take the time to adorn your page with an assortment of decorations (such as the Storytime Embellishments or Mat Pack on top of the Storytime baby scrapbook paper shown in today’s post), you’ll end up with beautiful pages you’re proud of. Check it out in this adorable baby scrapbook layout!
When it comes to scrapbooking, where do you draw your inspiration from? Do you scroll through Pinterest boards (preferably the CM boards) looking for ideas? Are you struck with new ideas after taking a long walk in your neighborhood? Or is the inspiration always there as you look through your pictures? Regardless of however you get inspired, you can always rely on the Weekly Sketch Round-Up for layout ideas that you can channel your inspiration and ideas into. Check it out!
Earth Day is just around the corner, and we all share the responsibility of protecting the environment so we can pass down a habitable home for the generations to come. As scrapbookers, it’s no secret that we go through a lot of materials. Whether it’s paper scraps, used-up sticker sheets or even the back of Foam Squares, an afternoon of scrapbooking can have our craft tables looking like the start of a landfill (but a very beautiful one!). This is why it’s important that we all make a conscious effort to reduce our carbon footprint. Read on to learn which CM products are recyclable so you can practice eco-friendly scrapbooking!
We’re so egg-cited, we just can’t hide it – Easter is right around the corner! The pretty pastel shades, the bright and vivid dyed eggs, the joy in the air and the (sometimes) sunny weather makes this a great weekend for everyone who enjoys snapping pictures. You’ll likely be taking plenty of photos during Easter weekend, but what will you do with said photos? Don’t worry, be HOPPY because Kelly from Creative Memories Australia has come up with a fun Easter scrapbook layout that somebunny will love to look at in their album for years to come! Check it out in today’s post! (Oh, and if you’re thinking “For peeps’ sake – enough with the Easter puns already!” don’t worry, that’s all yolks. Seriously, that’s the last one!)
Little boys grow up so fast. One day they’re just learning how to walk and before you know it you’re at their first soccer game, watching them run around and having a blast. Life happens fast, which is why it’s so important to capture these moments and memories with the Storytime collection. The Storytime collection has everything you need to create a baby boy scrapbook layout that helps illustrate those earliest chapters in his life. Take a look at this example!
If you want to create unique layouts in your Happy Album but are not sure where to start, we’ve got you covered! It can be tough to put together a scrapbook page without any direction, but I’m here to show you how easy it can be. Keep reading to find five tips to create a new layout using Kit #16 (NEW!), a never-before-seen Happy Album scrapbook layout and sketch. Let’s get creative!
What sorts of things do you associate with “blue”? Do you think of large bodies of water? The sky on a cloudless day? There are so many places that you can find blue, especially in the outdoors. That’s part of the reason why the limited-edition Outdoor Blues Paper Pack has been so popular already! This paper pack is versatile and can be used to create a variety of gorgeous projects. Don’t just take our word for it — check out this stunning blue scrapbook layout that was made with the exclusive Outdoor Blues Paper Pack.
When it comes to scrapbooking, imagination is key. Once you have your supplies, you’re really only limited by your own ideas and inventiveness. This is especially true when it comes to sketches. Sure, everybody sees the same sketch, but the outcome and the finished product is up to you — it’s practically a blank slate! Check out today’s Weekly Sketch-Round Up to get four new blank slates to try out!
Thanks so much to everyone who has joined us this weekend for our Worldwide Virtual Crop! It’s been so fun seeing all your beautiful layouts and cards and the innovative ideas you’ve come up with.
And now… it’s time for the LAST CHALLENGE of our Worldwide Virtual Crop!