Hi there! Your friends at Creating Keepsakes have a big announcement—Drum roll, please!—Creative Spaces, a new special issue we’ve been working very hard on, is about to hit newsstands! It goes on sale tomorrow, May 10!
In this special issue, which is all about craft rooms and organization, you’ll join me on an incredible tour of scrapbook rooms all over the world, including stops at the following scrapbookers’ spaces:
Allison Kreft (Hambly Screen Prints), Aly Dosdall, Amanda Probst, Amber Packer (My Mind’s Eye), Amy Coon (The Paper Life), Angela Magnuson (Unity Stamps), April Foster (Studio Calico), Becky Higgins, Brooke Walker (Studio 5), Candy Rosenberg, Celeste Rockwood-Jones, Cindy Tobey, Deena Wuest, Elizabeth Kartchner, Ginger John (Glitz Design), Holly Jones (My Cute Stamps), Jana Eubank, Jennifer McGuire, Jodi Sanford (Fancy Pants Designs), Julia Nomichith, Kelly Marie Alvarez (Lawn Fawn) , Kelly Purkey, Kim Watson, Laura Vegas, Linda Barber, Liz Hicks, Maggie Holmes, Mandy Douglass, Margie Romney-Aslett, Megan Hoeppner (me), Mou Saha, Nikki Sivils (Nikki Sivils, Scrapbooker), Piradee Talvanna, Renae Curtz (Paper Crafts magazine), Reyanna Klein, Sara Douglass (Stampin’ Up!), Sharon Kropp (Little Yellow Bicycle) , Sharon Laakkonen (Prima), Shelli Gardner (Stampin’ Up!), Stacy Cohen, Stephanie Hunt (Bella Blvd.) , Suzy Plantamura, Teresa Collins (Teresa Collins Designs), Trisha Ladouceur, Wendy Sue Anderson
Whew! What an impressive lineup! Be sure you check out their blogs this week, as many of them are sharing peeks inside their spaces and giving away copies of the issue. Bonus! Speaking of bonuses, here’s a free shipping bonus for you, which you can use if you order your issue in our online store. Just enter the code SPACESBB at checkout.
The craft rooms aren’t the only exciting thing about this issue. You’ll also find chapters on DIY storage and décor projects that you can create and add to your space. We’ll be giving you a sneak peek of those this week! In the meantime, I’m going to leave you with a look inside of a couple of happy reader-submitted spaces. Each post this week will link to more of these awesome e-stops. Be sure you take time to get on board this creative-space train. There are many inspiring stops along the way!
This country-chic space was submitted by Lori Carlson. Isn’t her wall decor cool? Click here to see her full room.
This romantic room was submitted by Wilna Furstenberg. What a peaceful place to create. See more of her surroundings (and her sweet puppy) here.
Jody Wenke calls this bright craft room home. See the rest of her happy surroundings here.
Laci Mattingley has an eclectic assortment of delights in her crafty space. See all of her fun ideas here.
Color is the foundation of Gretchen McElveen’s room. See each bright detail here.
Leave a comment on this post about your aspirations for your own creative space! One winner will be randomly selected to receive a prize package of scrapbooking goodies from the comments posted throughout this week of sneak peeks!
Whoo hoo! Let the Creative Spaces party begin!
Megan Hoeppner, creative editor