Journal collage art is a fun project that uses little bits of paper and embellishments that are already lying around in your craft space. I always have cut-out pieces and embellishments in a small box on my table and I empty it by making little works of art. It’s so much fun and satisfying because […]
Faux postage stamps are fun and easy to make with the Stitched So Sweetly Dies. Combined with Designer Series Papers and stamp sets, faux postage stamps are a fun addition to your cards or scrapbook pages. I used the 3 smallest dies from the set to create my postage stamps. You can go bigger if […]
Forever Fern is the star of this journal spread. I’m glad you can join me. Our aim is to make beautiful and creative journal spreads by using stamp sets, dies and tools beyond card making. It doesn’t matter if you’re materials are not current so make sure you bring them out and give them a […]
Today our journal inspiration will feature Forever Fern and Cheery Chirps (retired set) from Stampin’ Up!. I hope that you enjoyed my last journal post and that you’d join me by starting your own journal. Our aim is to extend the use of our stamp sets, tools and dies beyond card making. It doesn’t really […]
My hand stamped botanical stickers are perfect for today’s card inspiration. Don’t they remind you of a relaxing summer holiday on a tropical island? Check out the pineapples, frangipani and tropical leaves. I can smell the salt sea breeze already! They are made by stamping on adhesive sheets and then cutting them out using dies. […]
Dressed To Impress is the stamp set that I’m using for today’s journal inspiration. My aim is to use my stamp sets and tools beyond card making because they are fantastic for memory keeping and junk journals. This set has stunning images of perfume bottles, lipstick, shoes and interesting backgrounds. Check out my last post […]
Everyone has to start somewhere and you can join me in making a journal. I’ve been making journals for as long as I can remember for school holiday classes to encourage young people to document their lives. It’s always been a satisfying activity but I haven’t made one in a long time. So let’s start! […]
School holidays are just around the corner. This September, kids are in for a treat with our craft classes. We are creating a variety of Christmas projects that kids can choose from that include a holiday scrapbook, Christmas ornaments and Christmas cards. These projects are perfect for keeping your kids busy and creative during the […]
Stampin’ Up! has partnered with the creator of Project Life, Becky Higgins to bring you exclusive coordinating products for scrapbooking. Project Life is the scrapbooking solution for people who want to document life’s precious moments without the fuss of spending too much energy on it. It is as simple as slipping in your photos, journaling cards […]
My winter school holiday schedule is now available. Get the kids away from their electronic devices and get them creating again. The classes on offer are creative, imaginative and promote social interaction with other children. Card Making – The kids are making 2 pop-up cards that fold flat so that the card can be inserted […]
A little banner makes any room cheerful and inviting. The kids will have lots of fun making their own in my banner making class. This is a great play date activity if you are having a bunch of kids over during the school holidays. Bring them to class, they will love it! It is […]
Here is a peek of the mini journal that the kids are making in July. The pages are filled with gorgeous stamped images! The kids will come home with a beautiful hand made book – an instant scrapbook where they can record special events and memories. There are also pockets for little keepsakes. It is […]
Here is another beautiful project the kids are making during the school holidays. Don’t miss out as this mini journal is lots of fun to make. There are pockets on each page for photos, captions, tickets and other mementos that your child would like to keep. Hope to see the kids in class.
Today is the second day of my school holiday classes. Take a look at the lovely book we made in class. One of the girls in class is a surfer so the surfing page is perfect for her photo this coming summer!
Here’s a quick peek of yesterday’s class. The kids had a great time making this “Off-The-Page” scrapbook creation. We used embroidery hoops as our frame. They personalized their page by adding more butterflies and sparkles here and there. There’s still a few spaces left for this class so be quick to book in your kids […]