Category Archives: Scrapbook Layouts

Step Up Your Cards With Hello Doily!

What exactly makes a card an “advanced” card compared to a “beginner” card?  It’s really not about the card making techniques that you know, it’s about the supplies that you have access to!  Having beautiful papers, inks, stamp sets and embellishments that coordinate really does make a difference.  Having the tools to create layers, shapes and texture also… Read More »

Introducing Simply Scrapbooks Online Classes!!

I’m also excited to share my newest online series called Simply Scrapbooks!!!  I’ve been busy working on exclusive video tutorials and two minute quick tip videos for subscribers of my Simply Scrapbook online series!! What’s the Problem? I have been scrapbooking and teaching scrapbooking for many years.  Who doesn’t love to preserve their memories in beautiful albums? Lately,… Read More »

Stamping and Scrapbooking Sunday Series: Fun Summer and Beach Pages

In the midst of playing with all of Stampin’ Up!s retiring stuff one last time, it’s easy to forget that many things in the Spring Catalog will be leaving us on May 31!  One of the stamp sets that is not returning is the Oh, Whale stamp set.  The Sunshine and Sprinkles Designer Series Paper and the Sizzix… Read More »

Scrapping and Stamping Sunday Series: Journaling Boxes!

Featured Retiring Products:  Tea for Two Designer Series Paper, Printed Petals and Pursuit of Happiness Stamp Sets, Petite Pocket Bigz Die, Small Scallop Envelope Bigz Die, Two Tags Bigz, Die, Lucky Limeade Baker’s Twine! The most challenging part of scrapbooking for me is finding creative ways to make journaling boxes.  I used to purchase pre-made journaling boxes and… Read More »

Scrapbooking and Stamping Sunday Series with Stampin’ Up!

Featured Retiring Products:  Afternoon Daydream Simply Scrappin’ Kit, Lovely Letters Alphabet Stamp Set, Scallop Square Punch I am loving this new Scrapping and Stamping Sunday Series! I made 11 scrapbook pages in just a couple of hours today. It’s so relaxing to sit and create. I used to scrapbook all the time when the kids were younger and… Read More »

Stamping and Scrapbooking Sunday with Stampin’ Up!

I’ve decided to start a new series called Stamping and Scrapbooking Sunday!  Earlier this week, I was asked if I knew of any place to get information about combining our two favorite crafts!  I did some research and discovered that there are many card making websites and many scrapbooking websites, but I didn’t find any devoted to the… Read More »

2 Stampin’ Up! Scrapbook Pages Made From 1 Sketch!

Yesterday I shared a scrapbook page I made using Stampin’ Up!s My Digital Studio software (MDS).  I am amazed at how quickly you can put together a page or card using MDS.  Today, I have a scrapbook page I made the good old fashioned way!  I used my papers, inks and tools!  It’s always going to be my… Read More »

A Great Scrapbook Layout

Not only can you participate in weekly card sketch challenges at Paper Craft Crew, you can participate in monthly scrapbook page sketch challenges!!!  I love this.  I have not created many scrapbook pages since my kids started college!  I have all of the high school graduation pictures to get into albums along with those first days of college… Read More »