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Saturdays With LeAnn


Welcome back, my crafty friends! With all of this hot weather going on I hope you can escape to a cool room, enjoy some time for yourself, and get some crafting in this weekend. Today I think you will be inspired with the fun projects I have to share. Make A Wish by Riikka Kovasin I just love to create a colorful background […]


Saturdays With LeAnn


Hello again, my crafty friends! I recently returned from a wonderful Scrapbook Expo show in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I always get home feeling so motivated and inspired to start creating! With my enthusiasm today, I hope to share some wonderful projects that will get you inspired to take some time this week for you to create some fun […]

Nautical Blueprints

Do you ever wonder how to store all of your crafting tools?  What will make it easy and convenient?  Today’s inspiration is a beautiful caddy for your tools.  Not only do you get convenience but also very attractive to set on your desk, shelf, table etc.  Our wonderful inspiration today was created by a very talented lady […]

So Thankful For You

This mixed media canvas on a layout really caught my eye.  One of my favorite designers is Stacy Cohen.  Stacy really has a gift when it comes to her layouts.  Her beautiful backgrounds often include a lot of fun techniques, along with wonderful embellishments.  I love how Stacy took some flowers that she had on […]

Count Your Blessings

The wonderful thing about scrapbooking is that just about anything goes!  No matter what supplies you use, what embellishments, or just how you arrange your photos, you are the artist.  I fell in love with this layout for the fact it is done with watercolors.  I love how the watercolor creates such a warm and […]

Nothing Stops You

I love this layout that I discovered on Anita Stokes Blog. I highly recommend stopping by for a visit you truly will be inspired. Anita used the Paper Stories “Love Song”  kit to make this layout.  Everything you see is in the kit apart from the string, and tag. She used  the normal mixed media […]

Chipboard Letters with Gesso

I am always drawn to pages that have a lot of white space.  The photos really pop on them.  Plus I like this tip on making the chipboard pieces white – by dipping them in gesso!  Great tip! By Lady Grace Belarmino I always wanted to tryout a softer colour palette on my pages. For this […]