Notes from a Craft Studio

Page Inspiration from Sam

Posted by Linda Gransby on

Here's another beautiful layout from Memories and Photos guest scrapbooker Sam Blundell.  Shes using the March 2021 Scrapbox kit which is available in the online shop here, while stocks last.

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What has kept you running your business after more than 20 years?

Posted by Linda Gransby on

I’m sure everyone says their customers, but they really have inspired me to carry on when things got difficult!  I’ve been in business for over 20 years, and holding crafting residential events for 14 years, and I have loyal delegates that book every year.  It really is meeting up with friends each time, and people book quickly to get the same event as people they know....  although that means that newbies have to get in fast to get places, they go quickly!

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Page Inspiration from our March Guest Scrapbooker

Posted by Linda Gransby on

I asked Memories and Photos guest scrapbooker Sam Blundell, to create some page layout using The free Weekly Sketch, and the March Scrap Box Kit.  (Check out the kit here) This is one of the layouts she sent me, I hope it inspires you to get your trimmer out and get scrapping! You can read more about Sam here

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Introducing our March 2021 guest scrapbooker....

Posted by Linda Gransby on

I'm Sam, and I started scrapbooking after having my first baby. I met a lady in hospital (Mel) who actually knew my mum from a craft group and she lived down the road from me. This friendship was meant to be! We got talking and she invited me over and encouraged me to make a scrapbook of my baby rather than a photo album. I started off really simple but have enjoyed trying different techniques over the years. My style has changed but I still enjoy doing “simple” scrapbooking which doesn’t require lots of fancy tools. I tend to take...

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Your weekly page inspiration

Posted by Linda Gransby on

This is the last layout in the series by Memories and Photos guest scrapbooker Elaine King.  I hoped you've enjoyed seeing them, did they inspire you get get scrapping?  I'd love to see your pages.... She was using The free Weekly Sketch, and the February Scrap Box Kit.  (Check out the kit here) and she made some bonus cards with the leftovers from the kit....

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