Wow! Now that’s how you start a Worldwide Virtual Crop… and the fun has only just begun! Are you ready to tackle another sketch? Hopefully so, because here you go — it’s time for Challenge #2!Continue reading Worldwide Virtual Crop 2021: Challenge #2
Welcome to the June 2021 Worldwide Virtual Crop! We’re so happy you’re able to join us because we’ve got THREE DAYS full of cropping, community, creativity and the chance to win exclusive album covers! Woohoo! Are you ready for this global get-together? Well then, let’s get started with Challenge #1 to kick it all off!Continue reading Worldwide Virtual Crop 2021: Challenge #1
Spirals and swirls are prevalent throughout many aspects of life, from whirling weather patterns to mollusk shells and galaxies far, far away, as well as some sweet treats like chocolate babka (and a few others listed down below)! Blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu’s brain was spinning for swirls and made some DIY paper crafts — including a mobile with her kid! So round and round and round we go, where the spiral stops — that’s up to you!Continue reading Spiral Into Wondrous Whirls With These DIY Paper Crafts
Tassels and gowns and diplomas, oh my! That’s right, CM scrappers, today we’re crafting one of life’s big milestones — graduation! Whether you want to commemorate your own graduation from yesteryear or want to celebrate a recent 2021 graduate in the family, the Graduation Day Theme Pack is sure to capture this time of new beginnings, pomp and circumstance and academic achievements. Check out this top-of-the-class graduation scrapbook layout and get started!Continue reading Celebrate Commencement With This Graduation Scrapbook Layout
Hibiscus flowers offer a big, bold look for your yard, deck and patio, as well as beachfront locations, of course! You know what else offers a big, bold (and beautiful!) presence? The Summertime collection and the Summertime Journal Template! (Hint: There’s plenty of hibiscus icons and patterns to be found and drawn!) Take a look for yourself with this summer scrapbook layout — it surely brings the creative heat!Continue reading This Summer Scrapbook Layout Blooms an Air of Tropical Flair
Here’s a fun fact: A planet is round because of gravity — their gravitational field acts as though it originates from the middle of the body and pulls everything toward it (like the spokes of a bicycle wheel). And voilà, we have a spherical celestial orb! While not as complicated as the rocky or gaseous spheres in our atmosphere, the Circle Cutter is an out-of-this-world tool that strives to ring in your creativity (just like Saturn’s rings!) with perfect circles. See how blog contributor Noreen Smith tapped into planetary precision, in tandem with the aptly fit Outta This World collection, to create this outer space scrapbook spread!Continue reading Style Spherical Sensations With This Outer Space Scrapbook Spread
Show lasting pride for the red, white and blue with the United We Stand collection! Inspired by the Fourth of July, barbecues, festive fireworks and everything else that makes you feel patriotic, this collection is perfect for all your patriotic projects and U.S.A-themed layouts. Check out this patriotic scrapbook layout and start to imagine all the possibilities!Continue reading Salute to Service With This Patriotic Scrapbook Layout
It’s time to stop and smell the flowers… and fresh scrapbooking opportunities! Why’s that? Because the Botanical Burst collection has bloomed like wildflowers on the CM scene! These mix-and-match supplies were inspired by full-bloomed florals and fresh foliage (Hint: You’ll find cherry blossoms, field mustard, hydrangeas and leaves with their corresponding hues of pink, yellow, blue and green, respectively!) that can sprout a garden of great layouts based on the outdoors, spring and summer, gardening, kids, birthdays and so much more!
This collection features four album covers, as well as four paper packs and four sets of foiled and embossed embellishments (and all of these in the four hues listed above)! Even better, if you want ALL the decorative products, you can in one click with the Botanical Burst Buy-It-All Decorative Bundle… and you’ll also get two BONUS complementing sticker packs that are ONLY available through this bundle (not sold separately)! Enough talk already, let’s put the petal to the metal with this spring scrapbook layout!
May has been an awesome month of packed promos, cool collections, community connections and so much more! We can’t wait to see what June brings, but first, let’s end the month on a good note with great sketches for you to turn up the creativity heat! Here we go — it’s time for the Sketch Round-Up!Continue reading Sketch Round-Up May 17-30
While many people stay busy during the summer with sports activities, jobs, DIY home projects, yardwork and more, it’s also important to sit back, relax and recharge your batteries, whether it’s laying out in a hammock, lounging on a sandy beach or whatever fits your chillaxing needs! Speaking of taking it easy, have you tried out CM’s Fast2Fab™-inspired papers? They are a quick, easy-breezy way to get your scrapbooking done in a fun flash! See for yourself with this vacation scrapbook layout with the Summertime Fast2Fab™-Inspired Designer Paper Pack!Continue reading Enjoy Carefree Creativity With This Vacation Scrapbook Spread