Win Your Choice of 1 Punch: Virtual Crop Challenge #4

Saturday, Oct. 15: 9am, 11am, 1pm CT

The first day of this month’s Virtual Crop was such a blast… and you can expect that and more today! On the docket right now is Challenge #4 — enjoy!

For a refresher on VC instructions, get all the details about Virtual Crops here.

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Win Your Choice of 1 Album Cover: Virtual Crop Challenge #3

Friday, Oct. 14: 5pm CT | Saturday, Oct. 15: 9am, 11am, 1pm CT

We’re already coming to a close on the first day of the October Virtual Crop, but fear not! We have three MORE awesome sketches lined up for you tomorrow starting at 9am CT. For now, here’s Challenge #3.

For a refresher on VC instructions, get all the details about Virtual Crops here.

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Win Your Choice of 1 Paper Pack + 1 Sticker Pack + 1 Embellishments Pack: Virtual Crop Challenge #2

Friday, Oct. 14: 3pm, 5pm CT | Saturday, Oct. 15: 9am, 11am, 1pm CT

Holy cannoli, crafters — if Challenge #1 was any indication of how this weekend will go, then we’re definitely in for a terrific treat! Woot! Onward we go with Challenge #2.

For a refresher on VC instructions, get all the details about Virtual Crops here.

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Win Your Choice of Border Maker Cartridge: Virtual Crop Challenge #1

Friday, Oct. 14: 1pm, 3pm, 5pm CT | Saturday, Oct. 15: 9am, 11am, 1pm CT

We’re feeling pretty giddy today… do you know why? It’s time for the October Virtual Crop! We hope you can join us for six challenges and lots of community connections! Let’s get started already — here is Challenge #1!

If this is your first time participating in a Virtual Crop and you would like a quick step-by-step guide of what to expect before you jump in, you can get ALL the details on Virtual Crops in this blog post, including how to participate (in our Virtual Crop Facebook Group)supplies you’ll needexamples of challenges, the types of prizes and more.

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Pretty In Pastels: Mix And Match Scrapbooking Layout

From selecting paints to buying home decor, finding hues and shades that coordinate and mesh well can really bring a look together… and that includes scrapbooking projects, too! The hue-tiful combinations of the Vivid Melodies collection — happy yellows, stunning pinks, cooling blues and fresh greens — make for a great mix and match scrapbook layout. See for yourself with this pretty in pastels idea from blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu!

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Sketch Round-Up Sept. 19-Oct. 2

Got containers, totes, boxes and shelves of scrapbooking materials but having some trouble thinking of what to dream up? Let the Sketch Round-Up help you out! We give you the ideas, and you’re off and running to easy-to-make projects. Check these beauts out.

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September Completed Album Challenge PLUS A Fall Scrapbook Layout

Wowee, September sure flew by… but not without completing an album, right?! Yep, it’s the end of another month, which means another Completed Album Challenge is ON in the Virtual Crop Facebook Group. (Make sure you’ve joined the group of nearly 29,000 scrappers to get all the details on this challenge! And share with others, too!)

If you completed an album this month (does not need to be from start to finish in September, just completed in September), make a short video flipping through each of the perfectly pretty pages in your newly completed album. Then, post your video in the Virtual Crop Facebook Group with the hashtag #SeptemberCropDontStop for the chance to win! To help you put the finishing touches on your next album, you may be inclined and inspired to make this fall scrapbook layout!

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#2022SeptemberBONUS Challenge: 3 Shades of the Seasons Layouts

Do you know what time it is? By the look on our watch, it’s Paper Buffet time! For a limited time only, you will be able to purchase limited-edition 12×12 Shades of the Seasons Paper Packs (12/pk) AND have the opportunity to earn exclusive Shades of the Seasons Cardstock Sampler Packs (10/pk) FREE during the Paper Buffet!

Not only do we have this exclusive promo to share with you today, but we also have a #2022SeptemberBONUS challenge that you can take on in the Virtual Crop Facebook Group featuring THREE sketches! All of the example layouts for the sketches show how you can use products from the qualifying paper packs you can get during this limited-time promo… check it out!

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Sketch Round-Up Sept. 5-18

September meant the Worldwide Virtual Crop was on the agenda, and if the jam-packed, global get-together wasn’t enough inspiration and innovation for you, we posted four sketches this past week to our Instagram account to further motivate your cool creativity, scrappy style and divine designs. (Psst, they are all autumn-themed ideas, but you can make them in any way you want!) Enjoy!

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View Your Coastal Memories Through This Water Themed Scrapbook Layout

A view that looks over the water, whether it would be an expansive ocean or peaceful lakefront, is attractive, impressive and relaxing. We can let our gaze fall upon the ever-shifting and sparkling hues of various blues and greens while feeling the cooling sensations of a flowing breeze and hearing the lapping waves and squawking seagulls. Blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu is opening our minds (and a creative window of opportunity!) by showing this water themed scrapbook layout that is sure to bring an easy-breezy, calming sensation.

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