Challenge 7: Creative Memories NSD Virtual Crop

Today has FLOWN by.  I am guessing because we have had so much FUN spending the day together.

Were you able to complete projects?  Did you learn something along the way?  We hope that we have inspired you just a little bit.

Thank you SO much for joining us.  We saw amazing projects come through today!

Let’s finish off the day by creating some banners/flags.

Continue reading Challenge 7: Creative Memories NSD Virtual Crop

Challenge 6: Creative Memories NSD Virtual Crop

Who doesn’t love to get a beautiful card in the mail?

Well, imagine their face when it is handmade (with love).

Let’s add some sunshine to a loved ones face by creating a window card.

We will show you a couple of different ways to create the “window”, and then we’d love to take a peek into your “window”.

Continue reading Challenge 6: Creative Memories NSD Virtual Crop

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.

Continue reading Challenge 5: Creative Memories NSD Virtual Crop

Challenge 4: Creative Memories NSD Virtual Crop

Welcome back!

Now that we have all had our cup or cups of coffee/tea/etc, I am sure that the creative juices are flowing.

Do you love giving small handmade gifts?  This next challenge will be the solution to giving a small, yet meaningful handmade gift for a loved one.

All you have to do is use whatever paper theme you would like, add a few photos, and wrap a ribbon around it, and you have the PERFECT gift!

Continue reading Challenge 4: Creative Memories NSD Virtual Crop

Challenge 3: Creative Memories NSD Virtual Crop

Happy Saturday!  We are so glad that you are able to join us for the 2017 National Scrapbook Day Virtual Crop!

The sun is shining here in New South Wales, and we are supposed to have a gorgeous Autumn day, but that isn’t going to stop me from doing a little scrapping today.  I am just going to open the windows and let the fresh air flow through the house.

Got your tea?  (….and chocolate?)  I can’t scrap without those 2 basics.  Oh, and some Sweet Potato Chips too.  What about you?  What is your go-to scrapping snack?

Did you get a chance to join us last night to create a couple of projects?  We will be giving those prizes away momentarily……

Continue reading Challenge 3: Creative Memories NSD Virtual Crop

Challenge 5- Creative Memories Virtual Crop

What a fabulous day this has been.

Together, we have created hundreds of projects to be added to our scrapbooks with memories that will last a lifetime.

We, here at Creative Memories Home Office thank you for being here with us today. Please make sure to mark the dates for the rest of the 2017 Virtual Crops on your calendars.  We LOVE having a FULL house here.

Without any further delay……

The final challenge.

Continue reading Challenge 5- Creative Memories Virtual Crop

Challenge 4- Creative Memories March Virtual Crop

We know that you all love a great sketch.

Sketches have so much life in them.  Use different collections each time, and you are sure to have endless possibilities.  You can also rotate the sketch right or left, and get a whole new take on it.

Sketches are created as a “jumping off” point for you.  They can be interpreted exactly or very loosely.  There are not measurements, so you can make it yours.

Continue reading Challenge 4- Creative Memories March Virtual Crop

Challenge 3- Creative Memories March Virtual Crop

Perhaps it’s beautiful weather where you live, or raining cats and dogs, wherever you are the Autumn weather certainly brings layering of clothing for the fluctuating temperature.  Maybe more than one layer, possibly even two or three layers.

So, while we are layering on our clothing, let’s talk about LAYERING our borders on our scrapbook pages.

Continue reading Challenge 3- Creative Memories March Virtual Crop

Challenge 2-Creative Memories March Virtual Crop

Are you having FUN yet?

We are LOVING all the Custom Cutting System scrapbooking spreads that you are posting on our Facebook Event Page!

Let’s keep moving—so we can get as many projects completed today as possible!  It’s all about the completed projects!  …and having LOTS of fun!

(How many of you are still in your jammies?  We promise we won’t tell!)

Continue reading Challenge 2-Creative Memories March Virtual Crop

Challenge 1- Creative Memories March Virtual Crop

Welcome!

We are SOOOO glad that you joined us for the March 2017  Virtual Crop!

We have so many ideas that we hope will inspire you today!

Welcome back to those of you who have virtually cropped with us before, and a BIG warm welcome to all you newbies!

If you are new, you might be asking yourself “What is a Virtual Crop, and WHY am I here?” Yesterday’s blog post helps describe the event.

First and foremost—no need to get out of your jammies!  Just make yourself a cup of tea/coffee, grab a few photos, along with some scrappy supplies!  (Oh, and you will DEFINITELY need some chocolate!)

We will be hosting several challenges right here on the blog, and posting to the events page on Facebook!

Please post your completed pages on the Facebook Events Page to qualify for the door prizes that will be given away at the end of each challenge.  Use the hashtag #CMVirtualCrop.  If you have any questions, just ask in the comments section of each post either here on the blog or on the Facebook Page.

So, let’s get started!

Continue reading Challenge 1- Creative Memories March Virtual Crop