Challenge 5: Creative Memories NSD Virtual Crop

Are you having FUN yet?  We sure are!

The air is crisp, the sun is shining, and we are SCRAPBOOKING!

Right now arrows and chevrons are all the rage, and there are SO many ways in which you can create them.  We are going to show you a couple of different ways to do that on your scrapbook pages.

challange 5

Challenge 5:  Create a layout using this sketch as inspiration—also, incorporate chevrons or arrows into your layout.  To qualify for the prize for this challenge, take a photo (Make it stellar–and you might be featured on our blogs or social media!), then upload it to the Facebook Event Page. Make sure you use #CMNSDVirtualCrop if you are posting your projects on Social Media.

You have until 4pm AET on Sunday 7th May to submit your project to qualify for this prize.


Melissa rotated her sketch, and created the chevrons by creating a square frame, and then cutting at an angle with your trimmer:


To create this layout, you will need:

  • Painted Harvest Paper Pack   AUS
  • Painted Harvest Embellishments   AUS
  • Beige and Peacock Cardstock   AUS
  • Gallivant Stickers   AUS
  • Ruby ABC/123 Alphabet Stickers   AUS
  • 12″ Straight Trimmer   AUS
  • Foam Squares and Tape Runner   AUS



Marja created her chevrons by cutting angled pieces of paper, and butting the edges up to one another:

Layout created by Marja Deeth- CM Canada Home Office

To create this layout you will need:

  • Gallivant Paper Pack   AUS
  • Gallivant Stickers   AUS
  • 12″ Straight Trimmer   AUS
  • Tape Runner   AUS
  • Black Dual-Tip Pen   AUS
  • Foam Squares   AUS



Tracey creates her arrows by using several triangles:

Sketch 5
Layout created by Tracey Trembath- CM Australia Home Office

To create this layout, you will need:

  • Forever Yours Paper Pack   AUS
  • Forever Yours Embellishments   AUS
  • Gray Cardstock   AUS
  • 12″ Straight Trimmer   AUS
  • Tape Runner   AUS


Digital arrows:

Digital Layout created by Beth Thomander- Canada Advisor

To create this digital layout, you will need:

  • Cool Serenity Digital Kit   AUS

Don’t miss out on our National Scrapbook Day Virtual Crop Offers:

$10 off a $25 purchase

  • Use code 10CMNSD (ends 6pm AET Sunday 7th May)

1/2 Off Sugar Pop Embellishments 

  • Virtual Crop Exclusive
  • Limit 1 per order- While Supplies Last (ends 6pm AET Sunday 7th May)
  • Australia:  Sugar Pop Embellishments
  • The only way to get to this product is through these links–click on the link, and add to your cart.  (Make sure that you are signed into your CM account.)


Happy Creating!

See you soon. (3pm CST)

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