Keeping the garden tidy requires a few deft moves with the right tools, and, time and again over the seasons, shrub rakes are... Read more »
Entire books have been written on the science of making compost, but it isn’t as hard as people think. In five easy steps, you... Read more »
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The Fiskars® aluminum shrub rake features a slim head with uniquely tapered tines that are perfect for reaching into tight spac... Read more »
Our Eco Bin Composter features an easy-to-assemble, easy-to-use design that can simplify and speed the composting process. It i... Read more »
Our HardShell® Kangaroo® Gardening Container is perfect for all your outdoor cleanup needs — whether you’re gathering yard and... Read more »
Are school fundraiser ideas keeping you up at night? A unique handmade art piece that represents your school is sure to be a p... Read more »
Creating beautiful and personal touches does not have to be difficult, especially when you have great designs to work with! Read more »
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Teresa Collins is a top craft celebrity who has been featured numerous times on My Craft Channel, HSN, QVC and DIY network, wel... Read more »
Our unique Tag Maker with Built-in Eyelet Setter features an innovative design that makes it easy to create tags perfect for gi... Read more »
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A brocade drawstring pouch can be a beautiful and luxurious accessory or gift. Read more »
Transform a simple hoodie into a super simple unicorn costume and take the stress and pressure out of making a complicated Hal... Read more »
Perfect for a wide range of sewing and quilting tasks, our Amplify® RazorEdge™ Serrated Fabric Shears sense blade separation an... Read more »
Perfect for a wide range of sewing and quilting tasks, our Amplify® RazorEdge™ Fabric Shears sense blade separation and force t... Read more »
Perfect for a wide range of crafting and mixed media tasks, our Amplify® Mixed Media Shears sense blade separation and force th... Read more »
Try some new punches out and make some cards to celebrate World Card Making Day! Read more »
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Transform a basic jacket into something personal and unique. Read more »
Create a simple reusable calendar to plan all of your back to school activities. Read more »
Creating a miniature collage with your Fiskars® Duck® Edition Scissors is a great way to use up any last bits of Duck Tape® yo... Read more »
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Creating layouts that celebrate our home – or homes – lays a solid foundation for our family’s story. I’ve moved more than 20 times in my life (gypsy parents!), so creating a layout that captures the places that I’ve called home adds a layer of detail that is at the heart of MY story.
In this layout, I chose to document the cities that I have lived in, rather than the houses. Think about documenting cities, states, houses – even neighborhoods! I plan to add individual layouts with photos and details about each of these cities. The finished product will be an album that shows my journey (literally) through different parts of the US. What does your story look like?
1. I wanted to incorporate a mix of photos and web images in my layout, so I created a photo collage in my photo editing software. To maintain consistency, I converted the collage to black and white.
2. For this layout, I wanted to create a slightly vintage feel, so I printed my photo collage directly onto cardstock.
3. I trimmed the photo collage with my Fiskars trimmer, then adhered it to my base cardstock.
4. Using the Block Party squeeze punch, create 12 squares of coordinating paper. Adhere in a grid pattern above the photo collage.
5. Print title and journaling on cardstock, then cut into strips. Adhere to “empty” space on photo collage cardstock (alternatively, you could mount your collage on cardstock, then adhere your title and journaling)
6. Add a narrow strip of punched border cardstock to anchor your layout.
7. Finish your layout by adhering a tag, punched shape, journaling, and ribbon to the lower corner of your layout (this also helps to create a “visual triangle” between the grid, title, and corner detail)
Thanks to Graphic 45 for providing the paper used in this project!