Sweet as can bee! – Layout by Michelle Van Oudtshoorn

Sweet as can bee! - Layout by Michelle Van Oudtshoorn

Sweet as can bee! – Layout by Michelle Van Oudtshoorn

Hello lovelies As I write this blog, it is a beautiful summer day here in Christchurch, New Zealand – and lovely clear, blue skies. Summer photos are just perfect for the Vintage Artistry Countryside collection. I have created another layout with this vibrant and happy range. I have used the reverse side of the paper […]

Adore You – Layout by Jen Burns

Adore You - Layout by Jen Burns

Adore You – Layout by Jen Burns

Hello everyone and welcome to the blog today. I am sharing this layout of my gorgeous granddaughter being the little cherub that she is. When I saw the NEW ARToptions Rouge collection I knew it was perfect for these photographs. I have started with patterned 12×12 paper “Infatuation” and instead of cutting off the barcode […]

We belong here – Layout by Nicole Santos

We belong here - Layout by Nicole Santos

We belong here – Layout by Nicole Santos

Hey fellow crafters, Nicole here with a new layout using the Vintage Artistry Countryside collection and more. The first thing that I did for this layout was to choose my background which is the Countryside Radiance paper. I also used the branding strip for this paper as well by fussy cutting the three little bees […]

Memory Journal by Kim Arnold

Memory Journal by Kim Arnold

Memory Journal by Kim Arnold

For this project I decided to decorate my Plum Memory Journal and Plum Memory Journal Essentials with the Plum Grove collection to set it up as an art journalling folio. The first thing I did was attach a ribbon to the Memory Journal so that I could tie it shut. The ribbon was a pretty […]

Wildflower Journal by Audrey Underwood

Wildflower Journal by Audrey Underwood

Wildflower Journal by Audrey Underwood

Hi Audrey here once again with another journal. This one is made from scratch, using mostly 49 and Market’s ARToptions Plum Grove Collection. The cover is from an old book, the book measured approximately 21cm long but I cut the width to 11cm which is slightly wider than the largest of the bookplates in the […]

Wonder of the season – Mini album by Karan Gerber

Wonder of the season - Mini album by Karan Gerber

Wonder of the season – Mini album by Karan Gerber

Good Morning creative friends. It is Karan Gerber here on the 49 and Market blog today and I am sharing a mini album with you using the gorgeous Plum Grove on one of the Foundations Albums. To begin with, I painted all the inside pages in a light purple color and let that dry, I […]

Everything – Layout by Lisa Gregory

Everything - Layout by Lisa Gregory

Everything – Layout by Lisa Gregory

Hello Lovelies. Today I bring to you a layout created with the beautiful ARToptions Alena. The floral patterns, and colors in this collection are absolutely glorious!! The watercolor effect happens to be one of my favorite designs. This collection does not disappoint in that department. I took one sheet from the collection which had florals […]

You’re Awesome – Layout by Jen Burns

You're Awesome - Layout by Jen Burns

You’re Awesome – Layout by Jen Burns

Hello 49 and Market Fans, today I am on the blog with a selfie photo of my amazing little grandson and me on a “Nanny & Mason” day that we had together. We went by train to the museum to see the Dinosaurs of Patagonia display of the amazing bones found. What was the most […]

ARToptions Viken – Album by Ezme Hartman

ARToptions Viken - Album by Ezme Hartman

ARToptions Viken – Album by Ezme Hartman

Hello dear Creative Friends! The ARToptions Viken collection is so absolutely gorgeous, I just could not resist doing another Foundations Album with it! I must confess I also LOVE the foundation Albums! I used the 12×12 paper pack for this project, I also made the waterfall pages inside the album, together with a fold-out page […]

Sweetest – Layout by Jen Burns

Sweetest - Layout by Jen Burns

Sweetest – Layout by Jen Burns

Hello everyone, Today I would like to share a layout of my cheeky little granddaughter using the NEW ARToptions Alena range. First I have used the “Flirty” paper as a background and cut a photo mat out of the middle from the back. Then used the “Full Bloom” paper cut down to 11.5″ x 11.5″, […]