Heidi Swapp Storyline & Jane Davenport Mixed Media

Hello friends! Today I am talking Heidi Swapp Storyline and a fun way to incorporate some mixed media Jane Davenport touches into your story telling. Right now at Michaels Stores and Michaels online you can find not only the fabulous Storyline system but also an amazing array of mixed media products from Jane Davenport.  Think […]

Minc it Monday | Quick and Easy Gift Giving

Heidi Swapp Minc and Neon words
Welcome back to Minc it Monday. If your life is anything like mine then it is crazy busy! Working full time as a kindergarten teacher, mum to two boys, wife , crafter…the list goes on right! So when it came to a special present for a friend’s birthday recently I needed something  quick and easy […]

happy jig and hawthorne play together

Heidi Swapp Hawthorne and Happy Jig Play Together by Jamie Pate | @jamiepate for @heidiswapp
  It’s never hard to add a little happy to any page layout. Just by virtue of the fact that the images are your images. And the page is your creativity. Not to mention the vast array of scrapbook product out there that is fun and pretty and, well, just brings joy to your page. […]

Pineapple Crush | Summer Mini Album

pineapple crush mini album I @lindsaybateman for @heidiswapp
Hello friends! Today I am here to share a project that plain and simple just made me feel HAPPY. Sometimes returning to just the basics is what one needs.  To just play, reflect, experiment and let that creative muscle do it’s thing! Working with the Heidi Swapp Pineapple Crush collection was truly the best creative […]

Hawthorne Stamps Meet a Storyline Page

Using Hawthorne Stamps on Your Storyline Layout | Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Hello again, everyone! Happy Wednesday! We recently returned from our summer vacation to Upstate New York and I have so many photos to document! SO. MANY. PHOTOS. I’ve decided I’m going to take a few of my favorites…a few that kind of explain the whole trip and will spark the most memories…and scrap them using […]

Summer Even When it is Winter

Heidi Swapp Pineapple Crush
Happy Summer to you…or should I say Happy Winter to you from Downunder Brisbane Australia. Living in this beautiful city you  can sometimes mistake our Winter for Summer because our Winter’s are so mild and some days and weeks so warm it could almost be a Summers day. Recently my family and I visited a […]

How to Add Color to a Scrapbook Page

Have you ever been out and taken photos of the building, signs, or even floor of a place you visited? When we were in Austin, TX for the Go Wild for Planners event, we were told to make sure to check out Torchys Tacos. It is funny that I didn’t even take a photo of […]

Minc It Monday – Foiled Decor

Minc Foil + Wall Words | Foiled Home Decor - Maggie Massey for Heidi Swapp
Happy new week, friends! It’s time for yet another edition of Minc It Monday! Only this time I won’t be using a Minc machine. Huh? Yeah, yeah, I know… But I WILL be using Minc Foil! So it’s kinda the same thing. Here’s all you’ll need for this fun & easy home decor piece: *Heidi’s […]

Go Bold with Color!

Go Bold with Color on a Scrapbook Page | Using Pineapple Crush collection by @createoften for @heidiswapp
One of my favorite things about being an artist is color. I am in love with it. Color inspires me and lifts me up when I am down. When asked by my daughter, “Mom, what is your favorite color?” I usually answer with, “I love all the colors but right now my favorite is…” and […]