Driving through rural areas, it’s likely you’ve seen iconic red barns that speckle the landscape. Hundreds of years ago, farmers would seal their barn with a varnish of some mixture of linseed oil, lime and rust, which under the sun, would turn to the coral, burnt orange or red ochre hue that we are now familiar with. When paint became more available, many people chose red for their barns to pay homage of the tradition. Whether you live on a ranch or have fantastic barnyard memories, this farm scrapbook layout will make you whinny with glee!Continue reading Behold A Barnyard Beauty: Farm Scrapbook Layout
Lush acreage, fresh air, seeing more stars, open country skies… yep, SOLD, on rural life! And if you’re sold on anything regarding corralling and riding horses, camping, nights around a bonfire, harvesting fruits and veggies at a farm and anything that exudes country charm, then this is the project for you! Take a look for yourself with this country scrapbook idea!Continue reading Wanted: A Rural and Really Fun Country Scrapbook Layout
Scrappers, it’s time to say “Yeehaw!” — the latest Wide Open Places collection has just hit the CM scene! (Or shall we say, the country-lovin’ scene!) To go along with these scrapbooking supplies is a #2022MarchBONUS challenge in the Virtual Crop Facebook Group that you’ll want to giddy-up on (but you can use any CM products you have on hand!).
Want more info? Then check out the details down below!Continue reading Horsin’ Around For Fun (And Prizes!): Take On The #2022MarchBONUS Challenge
There are so many wonderful moments in life — some planned and some unexpected! And blog contributor Sachiyo Omitsu encountered an unexpected moment that inspired this farmhouse scrapbook layout! What was it, you may ask? Well, take a peek at this blog post to find out what the mane event was!Continue reading Trot Toward a Rustic Refresh With This Farmhouse Scrapbook Layout
The relationship between horses and humans has existed for centuries. Horses have helped plow fields, hauled goods, carried soldiers into battle and trotted adventurers into unknown lands. Many parts of the advancement of life was built on the backs of horses. And to this day, horses still rein as essential powerhouses in many industries, from recreation to diligent duty on ranches and farms. Want to pay homage to these hoofed herbivores? Then check out how CM’s Horse Punch becomes the mane attraction with these horse scrapbook borders, including two horse scrapbook borders and a DIY horse card! Giddy-up!Continue reading Gallop Great Detail With These Horse Scrapbook Projects
Home, sweet home — there is something nostalgic, comforting and inviting about the place we call home. It’s the abode where we sit down to gather and eat around the table, the spot where we entertain friends and family, a setting where we enjoy our home goods and decor — it’s the place we make our own. And as the old adage goes, “There’s no place like home.” In fact, that’s just what the Homestead collection is all about! Inspired by rustic designs from home interiors (with hints of industrial accents!), these products construct a happy foundation for your moments of quality time spent at home, summer and spring, days out on the farm or ranch and more. Ready to see its charm? Then invite this farmhouse chic scrapbook layout into your album today!Continue reading Feel at Home, Sweet Home With This Farmhouse Chic Scrapbook Layout