Scrapbook Template two Ways

Think outside the box with your scrapbook templates. Every one has seen scrapbook templates. Easy to follow and quick to use, templates are a great time saver. But have you ever thought about using it in different ways? The original template was at a different angle with the “arrows” going in a horizontal position. I…

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DIY Ink Pad Holders

Make Your Own Ink Pad Holder is the coolest ever.   This is an awesome way to store your ink pads. It even has room at the top for the re-inkers and a few supplies. Each one is made individually, so you can add as many as you need and it can expand as your…

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Camping Card and Background

Learn how to make an awesome background on any page.   The amazing color blending on this camping card looks incredible. Think it took hours of applying and careful blending techniques? Think again. All you need is a couple of ink pads and a brayer. In this step by step tutorial, Split Coast Stamper Michelle…

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(Video) Embossing on Ribbon

Make a “bleached” look on ribbon in three easy steps. You just need basic supplies for this look. While watching this video, I have one comment to make. I think it would be helpful to tape down the edges of the ribbon to the work table surface when you stamp it. That way you don’t…

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Wall frame with photos

Scrapbooking turns into wall art. This idea comes from a 5th grade teacher who wanted to showcase her classroom students photos. Inexpensive to do but really cute, this would be fun to embellish and jazz it up. You could make one for Christmas Photos, or an all purpose Holiday one. It could be used to…

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A Scrapbook Layout Dream

So many layouts you’ll be inspired. This site is awesome. The amount of layouts should inspire you to get scrapping. And the technique is fabulous. Just paper and some art embellishments. But not embellishments in the way you think. But with pencil strokes and a little shading and lots of creative curves and piecing. Like…

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DIY Flower Embellishment

Easy to do embellishment for your pages. Odds and ends are everywhere in our scrap rooms. It seems we never throw anything away. You just never know when you might need that perfect little scrap of something. And embellishments? Don’t get us started. There are so many to see and new ones coming out, that…

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Save those Quotes in a Journal

Meme fan? Save them to remember later. You see them everyday on Facebook and Pintrest and just about everywhere. Those cute adorable memes. Or the funny memes. Or the minion memes (love those). Or the in-your-face memes, or the …… (you name it here) memes. Instead of just chuckling or nodding sagely as you read…

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DIY Smash Book

Use a 37 cent journal and some tape for amazing results. We’ve all seen the Smash books. Fun journals ready to go that help make scrapping easy and quick. But maybe not the price tag. What’s a scrapper to do? DIY your own of course. Grab a discounted after-school composition journal, pull out your washi…

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Cute Baby Smiles Page Layout

Easy layout for baby pages. Isn’t she the sweetest thing? Scrapping baby pictures just brings an automatic smile to your face. Make sure to go back and put all those adorable pic’s together, even if their 25 years old. It’s fun to go back and add new ones to the mix. Get going and make…

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Easy strawberries to make

You can make these cute strawberries with only 2 punches. Open up that punch draw. Pull out a heart shaped punch and a flower shaped one. Then reach into your crafty drawer( you have one right?). After rummaging around ( I know you do, so do I) grab that little bottle of puff paint. Hopefully,…

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Wonderful Art Bookmarks

These bookmarks get 5 stars. Using a few supplies, some blank bookmarks ( or make your own out of card stock) you can transform plain paper into these beauties. The instructions go through using different types of pencils to draw the designs, color and then wash to achieve the watercolor effect. But I think you…

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Join the Lollipop Guild

Grab a punch and make these in no time at all. Here’s another fast and easy card that you can make in two shakes of a monkey’s tail (my mom used to say that…don’t know where she got the monkey but, you don’t ask that kind of thing as a kid). Match the punch size…

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Birds Celebrate Card

Get all your birds lined up in a row for this cute card. These birds are quick and easy to do, thank goodness. It should take you no time at all to make up a batch of these for future use. Just think….. birthday’s, anniversary, celebrations, and just because. Change out the greeting, the color…

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Give your House a New Look

You have everything you need to give your rooms added pizzazz. Forget about going to the big box home supply store and spending lots of bucks to replace your blah looking switch plate covers. Head into your scrap room. Pull out lots of cool papers in your stash. Walk around your rooms and start matching…

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(Video) Organize Your Stamps and Dies

Be able to find anything you have in a flash with this system. Trying to keep your stamps and dies together? Can’t find the ones you want? Has the cat batted them across the room and now they’ve scooted under the table? Bending down to retrieve things is a pain. You need to get organized…

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(Video) Working with Colored Pencils

Stamping and colored pencils go very well together. Take a look at this stamped image. It has been colored in with pencils. Take a moment and watch this video that teaches some easy ways to add beautiful artistic color to your pages. All handmade by you. Using colors that completment your paper and photos. And…

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Cute Cat Card

Wiggly and bouncy card made easy with punches. Cute Cat Card…. now say that fast three times in a row! This absolutely adorable kitty card is made from….punches. Yes! That means it will turn out like the photo 🙂 Grab up your scrap paper and make this cat any color you want. What about white…

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(Video)More Mini’s Made from Everyday Things 2

Here’s the second video in the series on how to make these cute mini albums using regular envelopes and a few other supplies. This one shows you how to add the hinges to your album and make your chipboard covers. Just love these. Look at the examples here: Aren’t these adorable! Let’s see what you…

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More Mini’s Made from Everyday Things

Another album made from humble items. This proves that you don’t need to spend a lot of money on pre-made albums. Not when you can make something like this from simple envelopes. Amazing what can come from office supplies. We need to get over there and grab some goodies for this. Here’s a list of…

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