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  • Christmas at Home by AMANDA KING
    February 9, 2021 Janine O'Rourke

    Christmas at Home by AMANDA KING

    Hello Mad Scrappers! Amanda here with a new scrapbook page recording Christmas 2020. Our corner of the country was plunged into Tier 4 restrictions with ‘Christmas bubbles’ being abolished so it was a very quiet one and I’ll only be...

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  • Christmas Gift Cards BY AMANDA KING
    December 22, 2020 Janine O'Rourke

    Christmas Gift Cards BY AMANDA KING

    Hello Mad Scrappers! Amanda here with a quick and easy idea to jazz up any gift cards that you are giving this Christmas. To me, gift cards seem like an easy option and don’t require the care and thought that...

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  • Snowman Shaker Card by LOUISE CROSBIE
    December 21, 2020 Janine O'Rourke

    Snowman Shaker Card by LOUISE CROSBIE

    Hi there. Today I am sharing a shaker card that I made for my husband's granddaughter as this will be her first Christmas. I have to admit I have never made one before and when it came to filling it...

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  • Christmas Cards by LILING PAYNE
    December 16, 2020 Janine O'Rourke

    Christmas Cards by LILING PAYNE

    Hello everyone, This is a very short post. I had hoped to add this additional project of making Christmas cards to my November blog post with the Advent Book as it was Christmas themed, but better late than never.   I...

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  • Steampunk Yule by LOUISE CROSBIE
    December 12, 2020 Janine O'Rourke

    Steampunk Yule by LOUISE CROSBIE

    A little while ago,I shared a layout and said it was reversible. Well here is the flip side.  I am a steampunk and every Christmas/Yule, we are invited to take part in the winter festival parade in Glasgow. (That’s me...

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  • Two Christmas Themed Exploding boxes by Liz Marsden
    December 10, 2020 Janine O'Rourke

    Two Christmas Themed Exploding boxes by Liz Marsden

    Hi guys, I thought I'd show you two exploding boxes created the same way but with different papers and colours.  The first one is using the fabulous papers by Carta Bella from the Farmhouse Christmas collection, I've created this for...

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  • A Winter's Night by LIZ MARSDEN
    November 26, 2020 Janine O'Rourke

    A Winter's Night by LIZ MARSDEN

    Hi guys, I altered an MDF Bauble from my stash with a wintery scene - I love to create with blues, silvers and hints of white. I started by adding some Tapestry stencilling from Finnabair with some Modelling paste through....

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  • Christmas Advent book by Liling Payne
    November 20, 2020 Janine O'Rourke

    Christmas Advent book by Liling Payne

    Hello everyone, I made some advent calendars last year for my family using my Cricut Explore and this year decided to research a different style that could be made without a cutting machine that most paper crafters could make with...

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