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  • Skull canvas with Opal Magics by LORI WOODS
    October 15, 2021 Janine O'Rourke

    Skull canvas with Opal Magics by LORI WOODS

    Hello Mad Scrappers! Today I have something a little different for you. I love creating gothic pieces but I wanted to create this one with bright colours rather than dark and grungy. I started with the Vintage Frame chipboard, using the...

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  • Halloween scrapbook layout by LOUISE CROSBIE
    October 13, 2021 Janine O'Rourke

    Halloween scrapbook layout by LOUISE CROSBIE

    Hallowe’en’s coming. Yay. I love autumn and I love Halloween (hallowe’en) as crafting themes, so today I’m sharing a scrapbook layout with you that incorporates both these seasonal themes.  I started with my vintage image as my main inspiration then...

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  • Happy Halloween by SUE CREASE
    October 11, 2021 Janine O'Rourke

    Happy Halloween by SUE CREASE

    Hello all,   I'm here today sharing my project for The Mad Scrapper Blog it's a fun Halloween hanger. I am using one of those inexpensive ply pumpkin shapes which I picked up in a bargain shop for £1.   I'm using...

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  • Autumn Tags by VICKI PUNTON
    October 8, 2021 Janine O'Rourke

    Autumn Tags by VICKI PUNTON

    Hi Guys, Today I'm sharing some tags that are perfect for sending out in some Autumnal happy mail.  I started off with a sheet of corrugated card.  I love both the colour and texture it can add to projects like...

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  • Spooky pumpkin ornament by LORI WOODS
    October 4, 2021 Janine O'Rourke

    Spooky pumpkin ornament by LORI WOODS

    Hello Mad Scrappers! I love this time of year as the nights start to get darker and the holiday season is nearly upon us. Halloween is one of my favourite holidays with the costumes and decorations and of course, the...

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  • Haunted house / canvas by LOUISE CROSBIE
    October 1, 2021 Janine O'Rourke

    Haunted house / canvas by LOUISE CROSBIE

    I love this time of year for crafting.  Autumn, halloween, winter, yuletide/Christmas.  I’ve started my Halloween projects this year with this chipboard house kit. Now the kit is too large for posting so it’s not in the online shop. But...

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  • Beach Hair......Don't Care by SUE CREASE
    September 29, 2021 Janine O'Rourke

    Beach Hair......Don't Care by SUE CREASE

    Hello There! Today I'm sharing a layout for The Mad Scrapper Blog and it's a fun one. Recently Janine sponsored a prize in the birthday hop over at Blog - Peartree Cutfiles blog so I popped over there and purchased a couple. This...

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  • Journal Page by VICKI PUNTON
    September 26, 2021 Janine O'Rourke

    Journal Page by VICKI PUNTON

    Hey Everyone, I have another layout using the Daydream kit from Cocoa Vanilla Studio.  This time it's a journal page about my little boy starting school.  I like to keep these pages pretty simple.  It means that even if I...

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  • Album Cover by LOUISE CROSBIE
    September 24, 2021 Janine O'Rourke

    Album Cover by LOUISE CROSBIE

    Hi there. Well today is the day I have to officially accept I am a scrapbooker as I just bought and decorated my second 12x12 layout album.  I’m sharing the cover with you today. It is really very heavy handed...

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