A Sketchy Challenge with Kelly Klapstein

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Hi Everyone!  It’s Kelly Klapstein here today to share my layout based on the September Sketchy Challenge. Here is my sketch: I used the gorgeous Kaisercraft collection “Botanica.” Actually, these products were in my September kit from ScrapShotz. With this Kaisercraft stamp set and  “Avocado” ink, I added a subtle pattern of leaves to the [Read the full post…]






CHA: Westcott

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To make sure we are up to date with all the latest and greatest cutting tools, we always visit the Westcott booth at the Craft & Hobby tradeshow. Love this Craft 6 Pack… all your cutting essentials in ONE package! Or you can still choose animal print scissors! There are cutting and measuring tools for [Read the full post…]






A Vintage Design With Spellbinders

Hello everyone!  It’s Kelly Klapstein here today to share some designing tips using Spellbinders® dies.  I created this vintage layout by layering Spellbinders die cuts behind my photo. I used the beautiful graphic 45 “Botanical Tea” collection, which I thought was perfect for this photo of my mom and her friends having a casual tea [Read the full post…]






Double the Fun – WE WANT TO SEE YOUR TAKE!

Do you like to create double page layouts as much as we do?  We would love to see your work! Each issue Kelly Klapstein posts a double page sketch on our website to inspire you!  Design a layout based on the sketch and submit it to us!  You could be published in an upcoming issue!  [Read the full post…]






CHA Review: Westcott

Westcott is the company with the “World’s Favourite Scissors” and their booth at CHA was filled with them!                                           We all need a pair of animal print scissors, don’t we?!?           [Read the full post…]






Webisode #43 – Mini Album Fun with Kelly Klapstein

Create a mini album from start to finish using a 6X6 patterned paper pad from Simple Stories!   SUPPLIES: Simple Stories patterned paper, stickers and die cuts, Sizzix Big Shot die cut machine and embossing folder, Clearsnap ColorBox Fluid Chalk ink, Stampin’ Up! Scorboard, Bazzill Basics cardstock, Westcott scissors, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L, Scotch packing [Read the full post…]







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