Saturday, June 25, 2011

It's here! It's here!

The summer issue of Scrapbook & Cards Today is now available either on-line or at your local scrapbooking store.
I've got two layouts in there. The first one is of my beautiful and creative mother...
Supplies: Core'dinations cardstock and Sand-It Gadget tool, Jillibean Soup kraft paper, My Little Shoebox patterned paper, stamp and diecuts, Maya Road trinket pins, American Crafts buttons and layering tape, Sizzix flower dies, Quickutz letter dies, ProvoCraft embossing folder, Xyron Creatopia (fabric adhesive, Cutz, Shapez), Tsukineko ink, DMC embroidery thread, Font: Another Typewriter, other: felt, pattern paper.

My second layout is based on a PageMaps sketch by Becky Fleck and documents our last trip to Great Wolf Lodge:

Supplies: Core'dinations cardstock (WhiteWash) and Sand-It Gadget tool, Echo Park patterned paper and cardstock stickers, Jilllibean Soup patterned paper (grid), Maya Road trinket pin, American Crafts layering tape, EK Success circle punch, Font: Another Typewriter, other: sewing machine and thread.

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

It's coming! It's coming!

The summer issue of Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine arrives in local scrapbooking stores AND on-line (for free) this Friday! I have two layouts in there that I am dying to share with you. Stay tuned...
In the meanwhile, check out this great cover layout done by my pal, Kimber McGray.

Sunday, June 19, 2011

Happy Father's Day!

In light of the fact that my dad is a sailor AND I haven't quite got around to putting away my Fiskars' Boundary Waters punch, here is my Father's Day card for my dear old dad. This year he is celebrating his 38th Father's Day.

Wanna see another project made with this same border punch and Core'dinations' ColorCore Essentials cardstock? Check it out here on the Scrapbook & Cards Today blog.

Supplies: Core'dinations cardstock (WhiteWash and Core Essentials) and Sand-It Gadget tool, Jilllibean Soup kraft card base, My Mind's Eye patterned paper, Jenni Bowlin Studios number stickers, Stampin' Up! stamp, EK Success flower punches (for clouds) and black marker, Fiskars Boundary Waters border punch, American Crafts layering tape, Tsukineko ink, sailboat colouring book image found on-line at:

Monday, June 6, 2011

Winner, winner, chicken dinner!

Drum roll, please....And the winner of the Core'dinations ColorCore Cardstock and a Sand-It Gadget tool is...

Random Number Generator: 20

Melissa Mason said...
I am new to scrap-booking and card making and a Sand-It Gadget tool and some Core’dinations ColorCore Cardstock would be great to add to my slowly growing collections of gadgets.
May 31, 2011 6:29 PM

Melissa, if you can please fire me an email at with your mailing address I will get your box out to you as soon as possible. With our current rolling postal strike across Canada I am not too sure when you will get your prize but I will send it off just the same.

CONGRATS!!!! What a great way to start the week.

Want another chance to win some Core'dinations? Head on over to the Scrapbook & Cards Today blog on THIS POSTING.