Category Archives: Memory Keeping

So much is happening in Ann’s PaperWorks Stampin’ Up! land including Christmas in July

Upcoming events: I have just returned from the Crafty Paper Bees Winter Retreat held at Brookfield.  We all had a fabulous time – lots of crafting, surprises, laughter and silliness!  I have posted quite a few updates on my Facebook Page.   There will be another retreat scheduled for 2019 but I have yet to firm… Read More »

Tranquil Tide Lakeside Framelits July Scrapbooking Kit

A fabulous scrapbooking kit suitable for memory keepers of all levels. It features the Lilypad Lake Bundle and the Tranquil Tide Designer Series Paper. This kit combines stamping, die-cutting and scrapbooking. Tips and tricks provided as part of the article for those that can’t make the Creative Class. RSVP’s due this Wednesday 4 July 2018.

A lady does not discuss the size of their craft stash unless….

It is that exciting time of the year with the release of 2018-19 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalogue on 1 June 2018. And to make room for all the new goodies, the Crafty Paper Bees are having a Great Craft Destash this Saturday. Don’t miss the new From Picture to Page June class kit.

Check out these upcoming events in April

Check out these fabulous upcoming events for both memory keeping and cardmaking. The Crafty Paper Bees are also hosting Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea on 28 April 2018, a fundraiser for the Cancer Council – fabulous raffle and lucky door prizes. Come along and make a difference. Don’t delay as numbers are limited.

Springtime Foils Specialty DSP is my favourite Sale-a-Bration product

Global Stampers Favourite Sale-a-Bration Product March Blog Hop – Springtime Foils Specialty DSP I get asked all the time which is my favourite FREEBIE from the Sale-a-Bration catalogue.  Up until the second Sale-a-Bration (SAB) release late last month, it was the Party Pandas stamp set – but not anymore.  I love the versatility of the 12″ x… Read More »

From Picture to Page Creative Class March Layout

Picture Perfect Party Scrapbooking Layout (Kit Available) Come along and have some fun whilst catching up on your memory keeping whether it be Project Life or traditional scrapbooking. Bring along your own projects (you do not have to use only Stampin’ Up! products). There will be plenty of space to spread out. Don’t want to… Read More »

Eastern Palace Mini Album Tutorial is now available

Eastern Palace Mini Album Tutorial I have always had a soft spot for mini albums – they are handmade from the heart and only a few photos have to be added to make a beautiful keepsake.  And they often bring tears to the eyes of recipients (well, they do to me when I receive one). … Read More »

So much news to start off the New Year.

Let’s start the year off with a bang.  Did you make a New Year’s resolution? Perhaps it was to find some ‘ME’ time or catch up on your memory keeping or to learn a new skill.  This is your opportunity – lots of different Creative Classes coming up.  I can’t wait for the crafting year… Read More »

The Stampin’ Up! End of Year Sales event is just about here

The Year-End Sales Event Is Coming Soon We’re wishing 2017 a fond farewell by throwing a Year-End Sales Event in its honour! In just a few short days, you’ll be drooling over the special deals on select retiring and surplus items while supplies last.  I want to warn you that many of these items will… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! classes and weekly update

September From Picture to Page Creative Class – Stampin’ Up! classes Time: 10am-1pm Friday 1 September 2017 Location: at my in-home workshop, Salisbury Cost: ($15)/Optional Kit $7 additional Required: basic kit#  Come along and have some fun whilst catching up on your memory keeping whether it be Project Life or traditional scrapbooking. Bring along your own… Read More »

Coffee Break Double Page Stampin’ Up! Scrapbooking layout

Coffee Break Stampin’ Up! scrapbooking layout Isn’t this Coffee Break Designer Series Paper just divine and I am not even a coffee drinker. To be honest, I hate coffee!  But I do love the patterns and colour palette of this paper.  Pear Pizzazz and Early Espresso are a match made in heaven.  And I have been dying… Read More »

Pick a Pattern Double Page Scrapbook Layout

This is double page scrapbook layout designed for July’s ‘Picture to Page’ Creative Class is easy to recreate once you have worked out the sizes of each of your blocks. RSVP for this class is required by Wednesday 5 July 2017.

June ‘From Picture to Page’ Creative Class this Friday

June ‘From Picture to Page’ Creative Class On the first Friday of each month I host a memory keeping creative class which is a great opportunity to catch up on your projects or take advantage of the exclusive monthly kit.   It can be Project Life or traditional scrapbooking. Bring along your own projects (you do… Read More »

Stampin’ Up! adhesives – which one should you ‘stick’ to?

Stampin’ Up! Adhesives – each different but all necessary for the papercrafter Stampin’ Up! has eight different adhesives, each having a different purpose so it can get a little confusing, especially for beginner crafters.  Choosing the right Stampin’ Up! adhesives can be the difference between success and failure on most projects.  Some adhesives are heavy duty, others… Read More »

Seven reasons why you should attend the Crafty Paper Bees Winter Craft Retreat?

Crafty Paper Bees Winter Craft Retreat Time is running out to secure your spot at the Crafty Paper Bees Winter Craft Retreat which is fast approaching – 14-16 July 2017 at  QCCC (Queensland Conference and Camping Centres),  Brookfield (Brisbane).  Numbers are filling up.  Check out the graphic as to why you should come along and… Read More »