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CK Events: Thanksgiving Traditions

Capture your Thanksgiving memories! When I was a little girl I always knew it was time for Thanksgiving because my mom would set me and my sister in front of bowls and have us peel pomegranates for my grandma’s “Dixie … Continue reading

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Photo Ideas for Birthdays

Overwhelmed by the thought of trying to capture the entire party in one or two photos? Why not try a dozen or so photos? Show the birthday girl or boy with each of his or her guests, get candid shots … Continue reading

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Guest Blog Post: Creative Options and Amy Tan

Get to know Creative Options products and Amy Tan! Hi fellow crafters! My name is Amy Tan and I’m the founder of Amy Tangerine. It started as a fashion company after I graduated college. I used to style and produce … Continue reading

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Scrapbook How-to: Create a Pattern with an Adhesive Runner

Define your layout’s design using your trusty adhesive runner. Mark a grid or other straight-lined design with a pencil, then go over it with adhesive. You can add anything from glitter to small, lightweight embellishments that match your layout’s theme. … Continue reading

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Scrapbook How-to: Create Patterned Leaf Accents

Create your own interestingly patterned leaves using this easy stamping technique, and then arrange your leaves on your layout as if they were being thrown in the air. By stamping on your cardstock before punching out your leaves, you add … Continue reading

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