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Using the Watercolor Markers from Color Kaleidoscope

Hey Magpies, Rachel here with some more Color Kaleidoscope from Vicki Boutin and today I am showing you some backgrounds I made using the Watercolor Markers. I was originally going to show you these layouts next month but I was too excited to share them and talk about the markers so I’ve moved it up […]

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Vicki Boutin – Color Kaleidoscope – Part 2

Hi again lovely Magpies! I’m back with a couple more layouts using the gorgeously colourful Color Kaleidoscope. I’m absolutely loving using this collection, and can see myself getting loads of layouts out of it.   Say Cheese For my first layout I was inspired by Julie Taylor and her bright inky layouts. I used one […]

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Amy Tangerine, Stay Sweet

Hi there, it’s Caroline here. This month I’m working with the wonderful new collection by Amy Tangerine, Stay Sweet and I have three pages to share with you. It’s a beautiful range with lots of pastels and a gorgeous purple shade running through it. I also found I was able to mix in some of […]

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Vicki Boutin – Color Kaleidoscape – Part 1

Hi lovely Magpies! This month I’ve really enjoyed working with the new Vicki Boutin collection, Color Kaleidoscope. It’s perfect for me as it’s bright and cheerful, and my favourite paper EVER is the Chasing Rainbows paper. I need to buy loooooads more so I can hoard it haha! So, naturally, that was the first paper […]

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It’s a Kaleidoscope of Color with Vicki Boutin!

Hello Magpies, Rachel here and I am working with the amazing Color Kaleidoscope collection by Vicki Boutin. And what a collection it is, I am IN LOVE! It’s colourful and oh so usable. I was just randomly picking photos out of my photo storage to scrap and it’s working with all of them. I have […]

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A Traveler’s Notebook Insert – Using Shine On by Amy Tangerine

Hi Magpies, it’s Caroline here with you again. Today I am sharing a traveler’s notebook insert made using the 12 x 12 paper pad from the Shine On collection by Amy Tangerine. I love traveler’s notebooks and find them so useful for memory keeping my day to day stories. Those little things that I want to […]

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Cocoa Vanilla Studio – Midnight – Part 2

Hi again lovely Magpies! I’m back with 2 more layouts using the beautiful Cocoa Vanilla Studios Midnight collection. I’ve found that I’ve added bits from other collections on my layouts to give an extra pop of colour, as the colours in the Midnight collection are quite limited. It works really well with all kinds of […]

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Adding Embellishments using Shimelle – Head in the Clouds

Hi Jackie her again, with my layouts using Shimelle – Head in the Cloud collection and adding various embellishments from Elle’s Studio, Heidi Swapp and Head in the Cloud collection. For my first layout – Lets Take a Selfie together … I added some background details using distress ink and the packaging technique to my […]

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Shine On by Amy Tangerine

Hi Magpies, Caroline back with you today. I have two 12 x 12 layouts to share this time using Shine On by Amy Tangerine for American Crafts. I chose this collection as I loved the colour palette, with it’s pinks, teals, oranges and hints of kraft. As well as the numerous embellishment options available to […]

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Along The Way – Jen Hadfield – Giselle Homer

Hello again Magpies, Today I’m sharing two layouts using Along The Way, by Jen Hadfield, which is a really versatile collection of green, yellow and blue papers, from Pebbles. SWEET CHEEKS The first uses mainly the green papers and embellishments. I started by cutting the strips and scallops that form the upper border. The black […]

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