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New Basic Grey Paper “Granola” Love it or hate it?

Thursday, November 6th, 2008

Basic Grey just released the new paper line, GRANOLA. Do you love it or hate it? Picture of New basic Grey paper Pack Granola It features mostly earth tone browns, beiges and blues with some mustard. I am not crazy about it. It might be good for some “masculine” layouts. The colors do nothing for […]

Newest and Trendiest Tool in Scrapbooking and Card making Right Now? The ATG Gun

Saturday, October 11th, 2008

I first heard about this one of my craft forums a year ago and now they are HUGE. Scrapbookers were talking about how they decorated their 3M ATG-752 Adhesive Transfer Gun and at first I was APPALLED! Crazy Americans are now decorating their guns with sequins. DOH! An ATG gun is a suped up tape […]

Looking for Decent Metallic Paper for Scrapbooking

Monday, August 25th, 2008

I saw a technique used in a scrapbook magazine where they embosses 3 different colors of metallic paper- in shades of gold, orange and cranberry and was lovely- I cannot find this paper ANYWHERE. I can’t remember the magazine so no clue what brand. I have been to 4 stores now to track down something […]

Cricut Cartridge Sale

Friday, July 25th, 2008

Don’t forget that Michael’s is selling their Cricut cartridges for 40.00 nest week. The cartridges or for the Cricut die cutting machine. Typically they go for about 80.00 and even on sale about 50,oo so this is a great deal I have also heard Michael’s might be doing a cross promotion with Cricut where you […]

Starting to Digital Scrapbook with ScrapBlog

Thursday, May 1st, 2008

I am delving into the world of digital scrapbooking- although I don;t know how it could ever replace my passion for “real” scrapbooking. I suspect its a heck of a lot cheaper! One of the advantages to digital scrapbooking is you don’t have to pay a fortunes for supplies. You can also get great results […]

Some Cheap Prices on Cricut Expressions Machine Stuff

Friday, April 11th, 2008

Found some good deals on cheap prices on Cricut Expressions machine and cartridges: Cricut Cartridge Cuttin’ Up See details Cricut Cartridge Cuttin’ Up : This cartridge is full of fun alphabet letters, words and some shapes. Each cartridge comes with a Keypad Overlay. For 39.99 at creative express. Cricut Cartridge Locker Talk 39.95. Best prices […]

Gorgeous technique for Adding Color To Stamps- Colored Pencils and Mineral Spirits

Tuesday, April 8th, 2008

This is absolutely stunning. Just picked up bunch of “nice” pencil crayons on ebay to try- Use colored pencils with mineral spirits to color your stamp images. The results are similar to water colors but color looks much more vibrant. Wow- can’t wait to try! Colored pencils and Odorless Mineral Oil Technique for Stamps – […]

Looking for a Good Tape Runner for Scrapbooking- Suggestions

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2008

Help! I am struggling trying to find a decent tape runner. I LOVED the old tape runner from Creative memories. The one I am talking about is not refillable- they discontinued it and replaced it about 4 years ago. I was a consultant then and bought a whole case of them I have run out […]

ProvoCraft Cricut Personal Electronic Cutter – for 169.99!

Monday, October 29th, 2007

Wow- went to scrapbook crop night at Michaels 2 weeks ago and this was 399.00 ! Costco selling these for 169.99 INCLUDING shipping. If you have an Ameri-friend grab one of these.I used it and was quite impressed. I HATE the Cuttlebug types and this was as simple as typing on a keyboard. The cartridges […]

Free Digital Scrapbooking Resources

Monday, October 29th, 2007

Get Digital Scrapbooking Downloads Free We Love to Scrap Free Digital Scrapbooking Ideas is a newer site devoted to digital scrapbooks – and focuses on digital scrapbooking ideas and techniques that are FREE. Tons of scrapbooking freebies on the site available for free download. Take a look at some of the downloads available and let […]