Worldwide Virtual Crop 2021: Challenge #6

Scrapbooking virtually with people from the U.S., Canada, Australia and Japan is pretty cool — have you invited any friends, family or first-time scrappers to this global party? Send them an invite so they can join in on the fun! Remember, submissions aren’t due until 11:59pm CT on Sunday, so there is a lot scrapbooking to get in on. And with that, here is Challenge #6! Let’s go!

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Worldwide Virtual Crop 2021: Challenge #4

Have you been chatting and sharing scrapbooking ideas with fellow scrappers during this Worldwide Virtual Crop? You never know where your next spark of inspiration may come from! Speaking of inspiration, it’s time for another sketch challenge — here we go with Challenge #4!

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Worldwide Virtual Crop 2021: Challenge #3

Woot, woot! We’re loving all the awesome creativity so far… and we’ve only just begun! There are plenty of challenges on the docket, but right now, it’s time to tackle Challenge #3!

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Worldwide Virtual Crop 2021: Challenge #2

We can tell this Worldwide Virtual Crop will be a September to remember — that first sketch challenge was a huge success (and a ton of fun to do!). Let’s see what you have up your creative sleeve with Challenge #2!

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Worldwide Virtual Crop 2021: Challenge #1

Hello, scrappers, and welcome to the September 2021 Worldwide Virtual Crop! Who is ready for three days of crop-tastic sketches and the chance to win an exclusive album cover? (Hint: The cover is pretty unbe-leaf-able!) Well, enough talk, so let’s get to it — here is Challenge #1 to kick off this global get-together!

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Hit the Books With These Back-to-School DIY Bookmarks

It’s that time of year again — school is back in session in North America! And a new school year means new school supplies, so why not corral the kiddos to craft a few of their own? With reading assignments and textbook studies already in the pipeline, your A+ bookworms are going to need to mark their places in their books and to keep the chapters moving forward! Back to school is totally cool with these DIY bookmarks that you and your students, kiddos, grandkids (and yourself!) can make — from corner flags to popsicle markers… no more dog-earing the corners!

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Sketch Round-Up Aug. 23-Sept. 5

We’re feeling all the scrapbook-y warm and fuzzies — these last few weeks have been brimming with packed promos, cool collections, Croptoberfest bonanzas… and so much more! In between all these awesome offers and crafty celebrations, take a little time for yourself and stretch your creative muscles with sketches — like these four inspiring standouts!

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Harvest Crisp Creations With These Fall Scrapbook Borders and Card

“Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” — F. Scott Fitzgerald

So many writers, artists and other creative individuals have long been inspired by the sensational time of year that is autumn — crisp breezes and even crisper apples, golden sunlight and beautifully painted treetops of orange, red and burnt sienna. If you’re yearning to embrace the season with open (flannel- or sweater-clad!) arms, then get started with these fall scrapbook borders and card!

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Ferris Wheel Craft: Make a Scrapbook Layout with Pockets

Originally the American answer to the Eiffel Tower, the Ferris wheel has been a hallmark of summertime fun since 1893. Ferris wheels truly are icons at county and state fairs, amusement parks and some boardwalks with their aerial panorama and dazzling neon lights. Blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu had this high-in-the-sky ride (the best ride, in her opinion!) on her mind, so she created a Ferris wheel craft that took her memories to great heights! (Plus, the gondolas or passenger cars of the Ferris wheel are actually pockets!) Round up your supplies and make this scrapbook layout today — this is your ticket to creativity!

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