photo sleeve fuse

One of the hottest tools that debuted at CHA last month is the We R Memory Keepers Photo Sleeve Fuse. This awesome tool can cut and fuse together photo sleeves giving crafters endless possibilities when it comes to pocket page projects, shakers projects, and much much more. I recently filmed a couple of videos demonstratingContinue reading “photo sleeve fuse”

teresa collins albums made easy

At Winter CHA this year Teresa Collins and We R Memory Keepers released a project created in partnership–new Albums Made Easy journaling card sets.  This partnership is perfect, and produced some beautiful exciting new designs.  Here are a couple of layouts I created using some of Teresa’s new sets. Most of my Albums Made EasyContinue reading “teresa collins albums made easy”

we r nsd week blog hop!

Hello We R fans, and welcome to the National Scrapbook Day celebration week blog hop!  If you’ve just arrived on my blog, you can start the blog hop HERE on the We R blog and hop through all the designers’ blogs.  If you arrived from Amanda Johnson’s blog, you are in the right place! TodayContinue reading “we r nsd week blog hop!”

anna griffin 6×6 pretty papers

Last month Anna released a beautiful new kit of 6×6 papers on HSN, and here are some projects I created with them. If you’d like to learn more about them, or are interested in purchasing them, you can find them HERE. Some of my favorite techniques to use with 6×6 papers are die cutting, usingContinue reading “anna griffin 6×6 pretty papers”

sheer metallic projects

One of my favorite new releases from CHA last January is the Sheer Metallic collection from We R Memory Keepers.  I think the combination of vellum and the hot metallic trend is just genius!  I love the subtle and edgy look.  I thought I would share a few recent projects I created with this collection.Continue reading “sheer metallic projects”

albums made easy + letterpress

I thought I would share some ideas with you for using the Lifestyle Crafts Letterpress Tool on your Albums Made Easy layouts.  Take a look at the layout I made about my daughter’s birthday party.  Can you spot the letterpress elements? Here’s how I incorporated some fun letterpress designs into this layout.  First I picked out some patterns fromContinue reading “albums made easy + letterpress”

valentine’s day ideas: part 1

Seeing as it’s almost Valentine’s Day, I thought I would share some of my recent love-themed projects with you to inspire your Valentine crafting over the next few weeks.  So, here’s part one which focuses on valentine favor ideas for your kids or grandkids. Journaling Card Treat Toppers I used some of my Journaling CardsContinue reading “valentine’s day ideas: part 1”

albums made easy projects

While We R Memory Keepers Albums Made Easy products are perfect for quick and easy memory keeping, they can be used on many different kinds of projects as well.  Check out some inspiration for other ways to use them: All Occasion Cards I made the cards below using some Chalkboard Albums Made Easy Journaling and DieContinue reading “albums made easy projects”

albums made easy fall page

Today I wanted to share with you a fall Albums Made Easy page I created.  Each fall our family takes a drive up into the canyon about 10 minutes away from us to see the beautiful changing leaves. This particular drive I forgot my DSLR and only had my phone camera, but I’m happy withContinue reading “albums made easy fall page”