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We are gearing up for THE GREAT CANADIAN SCRAPBOOK CARNIVALS in Edmonton and Calgary once again this fall!!!!! YAHOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!A big huge THANK YOU to MonDo Embroidery & Design – one of this years sponsors! The owner of MonDo Embroidery just happens to be – Monica Longard – the designer of this super fun layout based on our Super Heroes them from last years carnival!  LOVE IT!  SO MUCH FUN!!!!!Registrations opens Monday August 1st – visit our website for all the info!!!!  YAHOOOO! We will be celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday!!!!! Can’t wait to see you all there!

Check out this layout from Karen Tamir that was featured in Creative Scrapbooker Magazine Fall 2012 issue.  Its stunning! SUPPLIES: Bazzill Basics paper cardstock, Simple Stories patterned paper, American Crafts Thickers, Echo Park alphabet and stickers, The Crafter’s Workshop stencil, Viva Decor crackling color and paper pen sand paint, Prima Marketing and Recollections crystals, Cosmo Cricket Glubbers, unknown gold head band. Some techniques are simply timeless.  Karen used a Crafter’s Workshop stencil and Vivia Decor paint to create the circled background.  The effect is simply stunning. Do you subscribe to our quarterly publication?  Each issue is FULL of timeless paper crafting ideas for stamping, card making, scrapbooking, home decor and so much more.  SUBSCRIBE today and receive a FREE gift from Clearsnap with the Winter 2016 issue! CLICK HERE Happy Scrapbooking everyone!

Spellbinders is a name we have all come to LOVE in the scrapbooking and DIY industry. They offer fantastic, innovative solutions for die-cutting, embossing and stencilling. Visit their site to browse all the wonderful products available for your crafting needs. Spellbinder Etched Dies are simple to use and love intricate details. Spellbinder Steel Ruled Dies are your go-to die for multiple layers of paper or thick materials. Spellbinder Embossing Folders and Templates add beautiful depth and texture to your projects. Of course none of these wonderful products can do the job on their own. Spellbinders has a team of newly designed machines to transport your dies and embossing folders into the realm of ‘magic’ [or so it would seem ?]. Don’t let their good looks fool you, these machines are beasts on the inside…ready to take on the task of your cutting needs. Be sure to follow Spellbinders across most…

Kaisercraft is an Australian owned company with over 20 years in the industry. The family owned business starting out as a supplier of niche products in a craft store. As the need for their products grew, so did the company. Since their early days, the company has grown into one of the leaders in the scrapbooking and craft industry; always maintaining high standards of quality and service all while creating new designs and products. Head to Kaisercrafts’ website and you will be amazed at all the product they sell and supply. They have so many beautiful collections of products; like this new collection called “Ooh La La”. Coordinating papers, stamps, embellishment, die-cuts and more will keep your creative heart happy! Although most collections come with matching product, you can pick and choose from a huge selection of embellishments to add texture and detail to your layouts. Of course if you…

I was trolling around the Graphic 45 blog yesturday and came across this card designed by Kathy Clement. This card features that Graphic 45 collection Cafe Parisian. What totally stopped me in my tracks was the inside!!!! YES THAT IS ONE HECK OF A POP UP CARD!!!! LOVE IT!  Thanks for the inspiration Kathy and Graphic 45! SUBSCRIBE TODAY to our quarterly publication – delivered right to your door!

Reliable and easy to use! Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L are the silent “superheroes” behind the scenes of your paper crafts, mixed-media, home décor and D.I.Y. projects. A beautiful project is only as beautiful as what keeps it together today and for years to come. Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L meets your creative needs with repositionable & permanent adhesives and everything in between. My favourite take along to any retreat would be the Adhesives Value Pack; no more bugging your table partner for the perfect adhesive! I am also convinced that no craft room is complete without the EZ Runner Grand Dispenser! 150 feet of double sided adhesive is the workhorse for me, that’s the equivalent to 3 regular tape runners! HELLO!!! ? Looking to add dimension to your projects? Try the 3D foam tape and/or shapes. The shapes are fantastic to use as decorative elements as well…just add glitter to the…

Have a look at this gorgeous layout designed by Kerry Engel SUPPLIES: Creative Scrapbooker Super Stock, Twinkling H2O’s, Ranger Industries Stickles, Tombow Dual Brush pens, Uni-ball pen, Stampin’ Up! die and Big Shot die cutting machine. Kerry used Tombow Dual Brush Pens to colour in the flower embellishments on her layout. This layout of Kerry’s was published in our Spring 2016 issue of Creative Scrapbooker Magazine – in a Creative Lettering feature written by Kelly Klapstein. Get your copy today! – CLICK HERE Happy Scrapbooking everyone! SUBSCRIBE TODAY to our quarterly publication – delivered right to your door!

Superhero Shirt Tutorial Hey crafters, Nicole here and I’m back to share these awesome shirts I made for the Great Canadian Scrapbook Carnival in Calgary this coming weekend.  The theme is Super Hero’s!  I have been humming and hawing about this for months!  I didn’t want a costume and I didn’t want to spend a fortune on shirts I knew I wouldn’t wear again.  So I made my own… for $10 in supplies! Lets create stencils using you’re die cuts, paints and a little imagination! Step one buy some shirts and wash them.  I grabbed mine at Michaels, $3 each.  I picked up this sticky back roll of vinyl stuff at the dollar store, 7ft for $3.  One Cricut machine for cutting out letters and speech bubbles. I needed to create a stencil so I removed the images and cut carefully cut the images out with an X-Acto knife.  Carefully…