Taste of CHA - Starts January 30th!

Tracy McLennon – The Jan Sketch and Bo Bunny

Check out Tracy McLennon’s take on our Sept Sketch featuring Bo Bunny Tracy created this layout using the Bo Bunny – Kiss the Cook Collection – including patterned paper, noteworthy ephemera and letter stickers   Here is the sketch Tracy based her layout on! JOIN our Sketchy Gallery! We want to see your take – [Read the full post…]






New Creative Memories with Guest Blogger Noreen Smith

Hi there! I’m Noreen and I’m thrilled to be here today as a guest blogger!  I was introduced to scrapbooking at a Creative Memories home party waaaaaay back in 2001 and have been hooked ever since. I became a Creative Memories advisor in 2005 and have enjoyed helping lots and lots of women organize and [Read the full post…]






Free January Colouring Card by Betty Hung

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January is here, which means it’s time for another free colouring card from our illustrator and designer Betty Hung. This month Betty’s card celebrates 2017 as the Year of the Rooster. Betty used Tombow Dual Brush Pens to color and achieved beautiful gradient effects with her colouring techniques. Here is what the card looks like when [Read the full post…]






#RememberingChristy – Technique Tasters – Web Show #96 – Distress Crayons Stencil Technique

Here is the last web show we filmed with Christy Riopel. SUPPLIES: Momenta cardstock patterned paper and stencils, Art-C ephemera pack, Ranger Distress crayons, Sakura Pigma pens, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L, Westcott scissors. Christy taught us a fabulous technique using Ranger Distress Crayons Art-C Ephemera Momenta stencils   Sakura pigma pens Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L [Read the full post…]






WHERE YOU CREATE WITH INEKE BRUGGEMAN

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Hello and Happy Friday! Kim here today with a Friday post. I enjoy these Friday blog posts; Jackie gives me this wonderful forum to share with you. Over the next 12 months we’ll mix it up with what we like to call CSM Spotlights or Where You Create.  Today I’d like to share the creative space [Read the full post…]






Technique Tasters Web Show #98 – Resist Colouring using Inks, Stencils and Stamps

Cathie Allan is our web show creating one heck of a cool background! CHECK OUT THOSE circles! SUPPLIES:Creative Scrapbooker Super Stock, Clearsnap ink, stylus, white foam tips, Art Screens, Smooch Accent tips and Top Boss ink, Art Impressions stamps and dies, Sizzix dies and Big Shot die cutting machine, Tombow Dual Brush pens, Scrapbook Adhesives [Read the full post…]







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