Thursday, October 13, 2011

Scrapfest ~ Stop Me and Say Hello!!

I will be leaving early tomorrow for Oshawa and a weekend with Lisa and the girls at Scrapfest. I hope to see my scrappy friends there. I will be helping out Friday on the greeting and gift bag table and I will helping my dear freind Vicki teach again. Please stop by and say "Hello". I will be wearing my lovely pink Scrapfest apron!! xoxo


Monday, October 10, 2011

Fab Fall Contest

Come and join the girls at weScrap and you will have a chance to win a Tim Holtz Vagabond!! Please sign in to the following thread and tell them that Tara sent you for a chance for the both of us to win extra ballots! Sign In Thread
Good luck everyone.


Friday, October 7, 2011

LCOM Sketch Reveal & Challenge #1

It's that wonderful time of the week where we reveal this week's sketch over at LCOM!! This week the uber talented Ness created the following sketch:

Make sure to stop by the sketch blog to see the lovely creations the girls created!

Challenge #1: I would like to see you use the above sketch as the base of your next layout or card and include some homemade flowers!! Link up your creation below or email it to me at: for a chance to win this months blog prize! I will let you know what it is on Monday. Keep your eye out for some serious eye candy!

Bonus: Link your creation at the LCOM Sketch Blog for a chance to win their monthly prize as well!

Due Date: November 1st

Happy Scrapping!


Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Scrapbook & Cards Today Crop and Create

I have been asked to help out at this amazing event in Markham!! Here are the details:

We are thrilled to announce that the second location for Crop & Create has now been announced! Crop & Create will be held in Markham, Ontario, Canada on January 13 & 14 at the beautiful Hilton Suites hotel located centrally in Markham at Warden & Hwy. 7. We have space for 150 in probably one of the most beautiful facilities we have seen yet! Each attendee will have:
  • a stunning crop room from Friday at 4:00 p.m. to midnight and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to midnight (24 hours of crop time!!!)
  • a delicious sweet table on Friday night (yes, we did some sampling!)
  • tea and coffee on Saturday morning
  • a full gourmet sandwich buffet on Saturday
  • another sweet table on Saturday night (just to keep us going to the midnight hour!)
Want more? Well, each of our attendees will receive a "swag bag" with a full bonus album class along with extra goodies, many make n' takes on Friday evening from some of your favourite companies, a teacher meet & greet, and prizes all weekend! Best part? The early bird cost is only $149 per person!
Each attendee will also have the opportunity to take some of the most amazing classes from some of the most amazing instructors in the industry. Joining us will once again be Becky Fleck from PageMaps, Vicki Boutin, Kelly Goree and we will also have card making expert Sarah Hodgkinson. Excited? Then be ready for this...classes are only 3 for $99 or 1 for $45. These classes would normally be priced at $50-$60 each! A special thank you to our sponsors for making that happen!
Registration will take place on Monday, October 17th on our website at
Crop & Create has instantly become one of the best education events in Canada so we hope you will join us in Markham or in Winnipeg, March 30/31, Edmonton on May 4/5 or in New Brunswick on June 1/2! For more information on Crop & Create please visit our website at!
We look forward to seeing you there!
(pssst...the 2012 PageMaps Sketch Calendar will be available for preorder!)

**I hope that you will be able to join us**