Kitchen vs. scrapbooking

Hello everyone! If you’re a SAHM like me, you spend quite some time in the kitchen. And while in there, let’s be honest, you’d rather be at your scrap table! But when this is not possible, the only thing to do is to think about some projects you’re so eager to work on!!! The challenge…  |  read more »

Card Sketch Challenge

Hi everyone!
I love sketches. I have a sketch pad on my desk and everything I create is sketched out first. Whether it’s a card, a layout or an altered project I will draw out some ideas and work my way from there.  I often find that creating cards helps my creativity blossom especially when I’m…  |  read more »

On the 7th day of Christmas…

…I started wondering what is it all about!
Hello everyone! It’s December, already! I truly can’t believe how fast that year came and went! I can still remember the beginning of it, how hard it was for me to start making a non-holiday projects and here I am, making the Christmas ones again!!! Speaking…  |  read more »

gift tags gone crazy

Ever find yourself trying to step out of your box when it comes to creating something new?
I recently found that out — the hard way.   I got half-way through this project and thought…….am I crazy?!?  This is SOOOOOO out of my league.
I wanted to create some gift tags (not specifically for the holiday season), but…  |  read more »

Remembrance Day – Red Projects

Today is remembrance day – a day of reflection for many of us!
We are taking this day to get inspired by it’s symbol – the red poppy – and to show you a collection of beautiful red projects:

by Agata Pfister

by Jolene Johnston

by Stephanie Ackermann

by Jaine Drake

by Cari Locken

by Jill Hildebrand

by Melissa Wright

by Eva Pizarro

by Maryfrances…  |  read more »

Stitched Leaves

I love to use hand or machine stitching on my projects. Sewing adds so much interest to creative work.
Last week I made this layout and stamped three leaves from the “Floating Leaves” set on white cardstock. I used yellow, red and green inks. Then I poked around the leaves to make the stitching easier and…  |  read more »

What is it?

Hello everybody! Today I had an idea to talk with you about a different use for your stamps. No, not to use THEM as something else but to create a different form with them. Still don’t know what I’m talking about? Here are the examples.
Let’s start with something simple and quite obvious. I made the…  |  read more »

Happy (Canadian) Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to you!
I love this time of year, with its reminders to reflect about things that we are grateful for. This year I made a few cards for friends, celebrating friendship, one thing among many I am infinitely grateful for.
The card below has been made with a chandelier from our product partner “Magistical Memories”….  |  read more »

Happy Thanksgiving! Meet Chrissy Lux

Canada is celebrating Thanksgiving today.
The Fall colours are beautiful right now and I got to think about things I am grateful for while driving through the countryside yesterday.
The most important item in my life is my family, which inspired me to do this layout. I arranged the “Thanks” from the “You name it” set and…  |  read more »

SEW much fun!

I love my sewing machine! After finishing a T-Shirt for my sister in-law the other day, I started playing on my cards trying different tensions. I used the Funky Flowers and Colourful Companions sets and took sentiments from Lines of Life and Everyday Lines. I love most of my cards very simple, often just using…  |  read more »