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Step-by-step scrapbook page design

Last weekend I attended a scrapbooking retreat, which is exactly like it sounds.  I made a quick album of my photos from last year’s trip to Disney World and Harry Potter World at Universal ( 529 more words


Creative Memories Wins PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction

By creating a whole new class of literature, pseudofiction, Creative Memories clinched the 2015 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction.  As dramatized in the short story, … 294 more words

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Built to Not Last

When I was introduced to scrapbooking—at a Creative Memories party nearly 19 years ago— I was told that anything touching my photos, anything going into the scrapbook at all, HAD to be acid-free, or else. 366 more words

Art Journals

My First Week with Creative Memories

Last week I started the adventure of becoming a Creative Memories advisor. The biggest reason I decided to take the leap is because there are no minimums. 221 more words


You're crafty!

There comes that moment when your boss looks at you and says, “You’re crafty!” and you know you should probably run away, but that is not an option.   328 more words

Close To My Heart

Men Take Photos Too

The photo organization service Pixologie offers some interesting statistics:

  • Over half their web site visitors are men.
  • Their client base is 20-40% men.
  • Men spend 25% more than women on average.
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NSD 2015 

Every year, usually the first weekend in May, the scrapping community gathers together – physically and virtually – to celebrate National Scrapbooking Day.

I have been scrapbooking since 2004 and used to participate in NSD crops with my good friend Julie Graff, who was a Creative Memories consultant at the time and was the one who got me started putting pictures on pages with words and embellishments. 199 more words

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