The Pumpkin Spice collection is all about bringing the warm colours of fall and combining them with cool and crisp designs. One of the most iconic fall activities is taking the annual trip to the pumpkin patch. There’s something about walking around in the brisk air and picking out the perfect pumpkin that strikes up tons of fun photo opportunities. Want to share these photos in a digital pumpkin scrapbook layout? Read on to learn how!
Do you follow us on Instagram? If so, you’ve probably noticed that we just started an awesome new initiative where we’re providing DAILY scrapbook sketches—and a few fun scrapbooking memes here and there as well—to keep your creativity flowing! Follow us at @CreativeMemories to get your daily dose of inspiration, and in the meantime, here’s your sketch round-up of the week to see what you (may have) missed!
For those with a green thumb, summertime means one thing – gardening season. Many people like to grow flowers, shrubs and their own food or go out and pick fresh produce; some do it for the health benefits, others for affordability and some because they just enjoy the process! No matter what your reason is, if you enjoy gardening and picking fresh produce as much as you like you enjoy scrapbooking and being crafty, we’ve got two fun ways to combine the two hobbies! Blog contributor Kristin lays out two different produce-related projects that she likes taking on after she harvests the fruits of her labor, including a unique canning decoration and a beautiful berry picking project, which would also make a great gardening scrapbook layout. Check them out!
Have you had a great summer full of fun memories and want to make a summer scrapbook that does them justice? As we enter the end of July, now is the perfect time to look back at some of the past scrapbook layouts for summer that we’ve created and do a #ThrowbackThursday to re-create them! We’ve got one for you today that you’ll love… it’s a Slice of Summer layout that was featured on the blog last August, and this time we’ve created it using Sun-Kissed! So, as the sun continues to beat down and make the outdoors feel like the inside of an oven, now might be a great time to keep cool in your craft room and revisit the layout to make one (or a few!) for all of the summer memories you’ve made in 2018.
Happy #FeatureFriday, everyone! We sat down with CM Product Designer Alex to take a closer look at her design inspiration for the NEW Best in Show collection, and also got other behind-the-scenes details such as which artist inspired the collection’s artwork, how the dogs on the dog designer paper were selected, what she would change about the collection if she could (hint: it’s funny!) and – the age-old question – is she a dog or cat person?! In Alex’s words, “This [collection] is for the kitty cats and the puppers!” Let’s check it out…
Happy #LaunchDay everyone! Today we launched the stunning new Mix & Match collection that features five Paper Packs and five Embellishments Packs with a bright and cheerful palette (available in Blue, Pink, Orange, Yellow and Green) and designs that coordinate perfectly! In just a few quick steps, you can create a stunning layout in any of the colours. Check it out!
Happy #FeatureFriday, everyone! We sat down with CM Product Designer Alex to get a behind-the-scenes look at her design inspiration for the NEW Sun-Kissed collection. For your sandy-toes, sun-kissed-nose memories of beach and tropical travels, you’ll love the Sun-Kissed collection… and you’ll also LOVE the details Alex dishes about this collection! Let’s get started…
Happy #FeatureFriday, everyone! We sat down with CM Product Designer Carrie to get a behind-the-scenes look at her design inspiration for the NEW Secret Garden collection. It’s a must-have for every scrapbooker that features florals, nature, watercolour and an abundance of positive vibes. Are you ready to take a look?!
Who is lovin’ on the Secret Garden collection!? We sure are! You may have noticed the origami butterflies in a few of our marketing images for the collection… today, we are going to teach you how we made them. Let’s get started!
Oh, boy (or girl!), we’ve got some baby layouts you’ll love to make for your precious ‘lil sprout using the Little Lamb baby scrapbook supplies! And, even if you aren’t looking for baby ideas, you can make these layouts for an assortment of ages and occasions, from toddlers and pre-teens to birthdays, trips to the farm and zoo, pets and more! Let’s take a look.