The Birdhouse Template

In July, we published “Life in a Birdhouse” by Gillian Lester. Sometimes it’s a little hard to get the shape of these 3D mini albums just right, so Gillian provided us with a template to make the birdhouse to size. Just print out this image on an A4 page. Hope it helps!


Every Picture Has a Story to Tell – a mini album

<image> We first published “Every Picture Has a Story to Tell” in issue 99. Unfortunately, we didn’t get to hand on all the instructions–it was so detailed and lavish that we only had the first two pages. Now, in one of our first posts on the SC blog, we are finishing what we started so long ago!

Without further ado, “Every Picture Has a Story to Tell” by SANDIE EDWARDS (there are more pics of the gorgeous album at her site…).

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new issue, new website…

Welcome to our new website, scrapbook fans! We thought it was time to get online, and what better way to do it than with a celebration of scrapping goodness. We’re holding a little competition!

The Prize: a six-month subscription to Scrapbook Creations for three lucky winners! (Winners are chosen at random.)

How to enter for one entry: follow our blog by using the box on the left (either enter your email address, or if you’re already a wordpress user, press the follow button).

How to enter for two entries: create a card or tag or pocket card with the theme celebration, post it on your blog, link to this website and add your blog link to the linky below.

That’s right, you can have THREE entries in this comp.

Comp closes: 30 September @ 5pm

For terms and conditions, email Ed Ellen at eharvey [at]

on sale NOW: issue #101


Introducing Scrapbook Creations, issue 101. A jam-packed magazine with features including making your own patterned paper, creating new works from old books and even how to include stitching on your layouts! Our Design Divas start their tenure by showcasing their scrapbooking journals, reviewing favourite products and taking on the photoless layout challenge. Our resident photographer, Tiff Firth, shows us how to capture a sunflare, while our OTP expert, Angella Peardon, creates a gorgeous travel keepsake and walks us through the process step-by-step.  We introduce you to a very talented scrapper with a inclination for adding multiple photos to a layout. And, of course, we have the ever-popular reader galleries. This is one issue you can not miss! Get it now while it’s hot off the press.