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Traveling Art Journal – what our Crew made in February, part 1

Every CCB Traveling Art Journal has started its travels; they have all their first beautiful entries in and are on the way to their first destinations. Today, we would like to share with you the first entries made by the ladies in Group1. We have a quick review of all of the entries in this slideshow…

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Handmade Cards with Press Leaves – How To Video

Learn how to make handmade cards with real pressed leaves… As we make our way back from the wonderful Creativation trade show and unpack the wonderful goodies we had at the show so we can share all the great projects with you.  Today it is all about a fun technique that we cannot wait to show you….

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New Release: 7gypsies Architextures™

The day is finally here and we are so excited to share with the world news about the new 7gypsies Architextures™ Collection. The brain-child of Christine Meier, Architextures™ features truly new and unique craft products we know you are going to love. As Christine and her band of Gypsies traveled to maker’s fairs, vintage markets, salvage yards, antique shops and flea markets…

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“Don’t forget to fly” Journal Page

We love to explore ideas and inspiration for art journal pages that let us express what we are thinking, feeling or what inspires us.  Today on the blog Crew Member Emma Tildesley shows us how to bring out the beauty of the butterflies in the Tattered Angels Mixed Media Origins papers and fun ways to use the Naturally Aged kits….

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Make Your Own File Folders Your Way

You know what’s fun? Doing a project then getting someone else’s take on it. Or in this case…several someone elses! I recently created some file folders out of 7gypsies 12 x 12 scrapbook papers. This video has instructions for the very simple process: I was curious to see what someone else might come up with…

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How to Make An Autumn Banner – “Create”

Banners can be such a fun way to decorate for any season. Today, Crew Member, Christine Santos is sharing with us her Autumn inspired banner with the reminder to “CREATE” on it. We love anything that encourages us to be creative!  Christine included many gorgeous fall colors from Tattered Angels, as well as some of…

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How about a Postcard Exchange with the CCB Crew?

We love to do exchanges, support our team and do fun things that keep us creating.  We just finished up a postcard challenge that let us send postcards around the world.  It was fun to see them flying around, posts of crew members sending them, receiving them and enjoying a surprise in the mail.  Postcards do not need…

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Gypsy Travels – Washington DC – Book List Junque Journal

In honor of National Book Lover’s Day we wanted to share Dana’s story.  We all have our favorite books, look for new books and some of us explore books of the past.  Dana has found a resource for books that have helped make America what it is today and she is embarking on a exploration through these…

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DIY Pin Boards and Desk Decor

 Crew Member Netra Bates is all about creative DIY projects and bringing inspiration to life.  So many of Netra’s projects are functional decor items that fill her home with beauty and we love that.  Today we are showcasing her office where she has created the sweetest bulletin board and desk accessories.  Who says you have to spend a lot to make your office, studio…

This blog is a compilation of inspiration from the Canvas Corp Brands family including Canvas Corp, Tattered Angels and 7Gypsies.