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Happy Friday everyone! Jayme Loge here once again on the Creative Scrapbooker Magazine playing with some fun products from Kaisercraft. I have lived in Alberta all of my life. In fact, my people have lived in Alberta for generations. I love traveling all over Canada and the rest of the world, but there is something about the sky here in Alberta that is home to me. I married a man from BC, and so we take frequent trips through the mountains to visit his family. I LOVE the mountains, and my eyes are delighted continually throughout our whole visit, every single time. But I noticed early on that a feeling of peace and contentedness settles over me every time we return home. There is just something about that sky! I take endless pictures of the sky. In storms. At sunrise or sunset. In every season. In the city or across a…

Hello everyone, Kerry Engel here today on the Creative Scrapbooker Magazine blog. The ‘Seas The Day’ Tri-fold Stamp by Art Impressions is meant to be used in an interactive card. I thought I’d challenge myself to see if I could use it another way.I ended up creating an adorable tag that I plan on using as an embellishment on a scrapbook page, but it could easily be hung on a gift or bottle of wine.My salty embellishment has a lot of depth and dimension and comes together very smoothly as the stamps and dies snuggle together nicely on a tag. To create the tag… Step 1. You’ll need 3 tags, Art C has some great vintage tags. On the first tag stamp the palm trees centering them towards the bottom. ColorBox ink by Clearsnap has yummy colors that look fabulous on the vintage tags. Stamping in brown coordinates nicely with…

Look what I found over at In My Little Korner Where Crafty Things Happen by Kathy! This 8×8 Canvas is STUNNING! This canvas features a variety of Viva Decor Inka Gold Metallic Paints! LIKE WOW!!! Be sure to CLICK HERE to see all the amazing details!!! We are super duper happy to announce that Viva Decor is one of our fabulous sponsors for The Great Canadian Scrapbook Carnivals this fall. WRITE DOWN THESE CARNIVAL DATES in your calendars Edmonton Sept 7-8 Calgary Sept 21-22 Registration, locations, classes, and MORE information can be found on our website – CLICK HERE! Thank you once again to Viva Decor for being a Carnival sponsor – we truly appreciate it! We can’t wait to see you all! SUBSCRIBE TODAY to our quarterly publication – delivered right to your door

WOWZERS! We simply love all the amazing things you can do with the Cricut Design Space. Check out this stunning layout we found over at Close to My Heart. All the journaling on this layout was created with the Cricut Design Space by Close To My Heart.  You need to CLICK HERE to jump over to their blog for the complete step by step on how this layout was created! You will LOVE IT! We are super duper happy to announce that Close To My Heart is one of our fabulous sponsors for The Great Canadian Scrapbook Carnivals this fall. WRITE DOWN THESE CARNIVAL DATES in your calendars Edmonton Sept 7-8 Calgary Sept 21-22 Registration, locations, classes, and MORE information can be found on our website – CLICK HERE! Thank you once again to Close To My Heart for being a Carnival sponsor – we truly appreciate it! We can’t…

There really is nothing CUTER than the Diggity Dog Stamp set and coordinating dies from Pink & Main. We found this video on their YouTube channel and just had to share it with you. Sit back and relax as you watch this gorgeous little card come to life. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tkeYRsOC7oE We are super duper happy to announce that Pink & Main is one of our fabulous sponsors for The Great Canadian Scrapbook Carnivals this fall. WRITE DOWN THESE CARNIVAL DATES in your calendars Edmonton Sept 7-8 Calgary Sept 21-22 Registration, locations, classes, and MORE information can be found on our website – CLICK HERE! Thank you once again to Pink & Main for being a Carnival sponsor – we truly appreciate it! We can’t wait to see you all! SUBSCRIBE TODAY to our quarterly publication – delivered right to your door

Cruising the web,  looking for scrapbooking inspiration is probably one of my MOST favourite hobbies! I pin, I save, I share tons of cardmaking, scrapbooking, paper crafting ideas and store them for a later date. One of the places I visit OFTEN is the Avery Elle blog! Their design team is AWESOME and their stamps and dies are even AWESOME-ER! LOL – I think that is my new word! Here are a few things you are going to see when you pop over to the Avery Elle blog.  CLICK HERE! We are super duper happy to announce that Avery Elle is one of our fabulous sponsors for The Great Canadian Scrapbook Carnivals this fall. Registration is getting super close – MARK DOWN THESE registrations DATES August 1st – 9 AM MST for the Edmonton Carnival August 2nd – 9 AM MST for the Calgary Carnival Dates for the carnival, locations,…

Get ready! Get set! Mark your calendars and have a babysitter ready! The Great Canadian Scrapbook Carnival is right around the corner! EDMONTON:   September 7th & 8th CALGARY:        September 21st& 22nd Be sure to visit our website often or sign up for our newsletter so you don’t miss the updates! We are blessed with some amazing sponsors for our carnival! They are trend setters in the industry and we want to start sending out some BIG SHOUT OUTS and THANK YOUS, so you know who has partnered with us for your ultimate enjoyment! Today’s Thank You goes out to ELIZABETH CRAFT DESIGNS! In honour of their continued support, I have made a super fun card using the Cacti stamps and dies, along with the Sliders and Spinners die set. We just love the sentiment, and it pretty much sums up this fabulous company! We look forward to seeing you…

Hello everyone, Noreen Smith here today on the Creative Scrapbooker Magazine blog. Are you a fan of Travelers Notebooks, Bullet Journals, or other types of interactive journals? Then Creative Memories’ new Happy Album might be just right for you! It’s the perfect way to share your happy with a fun new size, super Fast2Fab pre-designed pages and lots of cute papers & embellishments! The Happy Album is a new size and format for Creative Memories and is great for people who might want a smaller, portable scrapbook they can take with them. Besides being portable, it doesn’t take up a lot of storage space and all the supplies can be kept right in the zippered case! It’s also perfect for people who are new to scrapbooking, as all the necessary supplies come in the starter bundle, and ideas and inspiration for pages can be found right on the CM website.…

Hello everyone, Tracy McLennon on the Creative Scrapbooker Magazine blog today sharing with you a card I created using a variety of different products from the wonderful company Art-C.The card base is cream cardstock and cut to a 4.25×5.5 card front. Cut the 2 shades of kraft cardstock to 4.5.25 and 3.75×5, both of these were found in the Collage Kit. Using the honeycomb cling stamps from the Stamp and Adhesive Stencils and using brown ink, add some stamped detail to the darker kraft cardstock layer. Adhere these layers together using the E-Z Runner Ultra. Add the kraft photo corners from the collage kit. Using Ivory Burlap String, create a large layered circle and adhere to the middle of the card using Adhesive Dots. Add the large tag with a Natural Burlap String bow to the card over the twine circle using Crafty Foam Tape. Using the super strong E-Z…

If you love stamping, love stamps, and LOVE getting a new stamp in the mail each month – you need to get hooked up with Technique Tuesday! They will completely inspire you with their beautiful creations and monthly releases! Technique Tuesday releases new product every month! On the first of each month they reveal 10-20 new products. You can join a club to be added to their regular shipping list and recieve their latest and greatest stamps. There are 4 different monthly release clubs. Customers can purchase from these programs at retail price or join an auto-ship program that will give them discounted pricing and member benefits. The Clubs Memory Keepers Studio – clear stamps created with scrapbookers in mind. Fresh Cut Studio – steel dies under $10 that complement the Memory Keepers stamp set theme for the month. The Greenhouse Society – Floral and nature inspired stamps and coordinating…