Genovese292a-300x202You know I love to be able to share SCRAPBOOKING techniques and tips with you in our weekly Scrapbook Showgram videos. But I also enjoy putting my scrapbook supplies to good use in the creation of other types of craft products, where a photo is not always a key player.  You can check out some of these projects here in my blog… bye for now!

Back to School Projects That Make the Grade


I don’t know about you but the schools in my neighborhood start back up this week. So I decided to share some of my favorite Back-To-School projects with you, everything from student-friendly bookmarks, to teacher-friendly classroom organizers and parent-friendly gifts for your kid’s teachers. Check these out and get the school year off to a […]

Going Dimensional


It’s difficult to pick my favorite type of paper craft but card making is definitely a top contender. And I’m obsessed with dimensionality so I picked some of my favorite 3D cards to share with you this week. Ready to get started? Click on the project below to take you to the instructional video for […]

Summer Scrapbook


Remember the fun summer of 2017 with this super easy SUNsational scrapbook.  It’s small enough to carry in your purse to journal the memories throughout the summer and they make great gifts for those summer birthdays as well. Also, think outside the box by using the scrapbook for Summer To Do Lists, Reading Lists, Sketches […]

Floral Pencil Bouquet


It’s never too soon to start thinking of the upcoming school year. While you have time this summer have the kids help make this simple, yet super useful gift for their teachers. Pencils have never looked so cheerful. This is also a great way to store pencils on your desk or craft work area. Here […]

French Toast Box


Keep the tradition of Father’s Day breakfast in bed with this fun gift. This French Toast box is perfect to hold a gift card or notes from your entire family. Dad will love this even more than an actual breakfast! Here are the supplies you’ll need: Box maker die cut – Eileen Hull Repositionable adhesive […]

Father’s Day Golf Card


This dimensional card is perfect for the golfer in your life. Either for Father’s Day or birthday, this pop-up greeting will surely bring a smile on their special day before they hit the links. Here are the supplies you’ll need: Die cuts – Sizzix/Ellison Repositionable adhesive – 3L White gelly roll pen – Sakura Scoring […]

DIY Notebooks and Planners


I live by lists…grocery lists, things to do lists, gifts to buy lists…you name it, I always have a list going. That’s why these small little mini notebooks are perfect. With just a few pages of paper, a stapler and scrap embellishments I have a super cute way to keep my lists handy and organized. […]

Magnet Bookmarks in a Tin


I love collecting little tins and using them for a variety of projects. This week I’m using them to hold magnet bookmarks to give as gifts. I mostly use my Kindle or iPad for reading but find these are perfect for magazines, cookbooks, or for keeping the projects I’m working on together. Keep a look […]

Feel Better Flip Flop Card


This is one of my favorite cards to make because it allows me to hide a message or even attach a gift card. The flipping mechanism is so fun for the recipient…and super impressive, however, with just a few measurements and cuts using an Xacto knife you can easily have the base of the card […]

Doughnut Cork Board


Being a scrapbooker I love pictures…especially around my home.  A close second to pictures are DOUGHNUTS!  This week I put together two of my favorites and designed this adorable doughnut corkboard.  All I needed was a sheet of corkboard, foam core and a little paint and I was set.  This is a perfect project for […]