Albums & Books

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Create A Bookshelf For Your Mini Books With An Old Book

There are many ways in which you can alter old books. You can take a book (old, new, recycled or multiple) and cut it, tear it, glue it, fold it, paint it, rebind it, create pop-ups… You can add pockets and niches to hold other items. Or, like Crew Member, Lena Holmstrom, you can turn it into a…

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How To Make Your Own Perpetual Calendar

Important dates, birthdays, anniversaries… there are so many of them each month and sometimes it’s hard to keep up and remember them all. Putting them in a diary means that we’ll have to copy them into a new one at the end of the year. Why not make a perpetual calendar?  Our Crew member, Ina Solsbery,…

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Carpe Diem Journal Cover – Share A Little Homemade Love

What are you doing today in preparation for Valentine’s Day.  Maybe class parties with the kids, shopping for a romantic dinner or spending some time for you.  Valentine is a wonderful time to tell those you love that you “Love Them”  and why not do that with a wonderful mixed media gift of love.  You…

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Art Journaling with TCW and CCB

What happens when you put products from two great companies together – magic!!!  Right!!!  That is just what happened when Crew Member, Patti Senter got her hands on some of the new mixed media goodies from The Crafter’s Workshop (TCW) and stencils and dove into her bag of goodies from Canvas Corp Brands (CCB) for a…

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February Challenge “Cold Weather” – enter to win

This challenge might not fit those of you who have summer in February – you might think… But maybe you dream of visiting a cold country, or maybe you have done that already. Are you one of us that enjoy knitting? Well fire away – this challenge is for you too! Or you could be…

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Rustic Style Handmade Cookbook

Who doesn’t have a pile of old recipes inherited from their mum or, even better, their grandma? They are full of traditions, love and, most of all, memories. Because they are so valuable and close to our hearts, they deserve to live on. Today on the blog Crew Member Tatiana Klimshina shares with you her beautiful, romantic…

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An Altered Book of Love

 Altered books have been around for some time, even before recycling, reclaiming and repurposing were all so trendy.  Today on the blog is a very updated altered book that is filled with wonderful tones of pink, messages of love and mixed media techniques that will make you swoon.  Crew Member Ewelina Gryglak walks us through the steps of making your own altered book…

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Get Organized 7gypsies Vintage Style

Do you you have your planner ready to go for 2017 ? Maybe you are working on it this month to get ready for the upcoming year.  Crew Member Sheila Rumney shares with us a great handmade organizer that has such a cool style. We see so many clean and contemporary planners and we think they are terrific,…

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Handmade Holiday Baking Recipe Book

Capturing special recipes passed down from generation to generation is a great way to preserve the past and pass it along to the future.  Crew member Tatiana shows us a wonderful way to make an easy recipe book in a lovely combination of reds, blacks and canvas that is just stunning.  The Canvas Corp Holiday Baking Collection just…

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