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pollie
The Scrapbook Room 7 Algoma Street East (inside Hair We "R", Thessalon, ON
Interests: scrapbooking, altered art, circle journals, freelance writing
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Have you ever used buttons in a scrapbook layout? They're something that's not only economical, they'll embellish your pages in a timeless and tasteful way. Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2017 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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Take a look at this cute 9"x9" hand-crafted album...or better yet go and bid on it at Thessalon Public Library's Silent Auction! Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2016 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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How to use a magazine layout to inspire your scrapbooking. Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2016 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
Here's some tips for those of you who are trying to figure out what to do with all those sheets of Deco-Foil. It's a great product that will add a little something to your projects. Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2016 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
Watch my video and learn how easy it is to make a mini album with envelopes and a bit of adhesive. Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2016 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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Hello scrapbookers: Can you believe it's December already? I bet you're busy so I'll get right to the three points of this email. 1. Christmas Shopping I will be doing ONE order this weekend and that will be it for... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2015 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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Hey everyone: I've been wanting to share some deco foil techniques with you so I've made a little slideshow/movie for you. Even though I run a scrapbook store, I still am all about products that offer versatility and I have... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2015 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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How many times are you looking for a gift for someone and don't know what to give? Sometimes a little hand-made album is just the thing to accompany a card -- or another gift. I did a small anniversary album;... Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2015 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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As some of you know, I belong to a writing group. What does our writing group do? We write. We critique. And sometimes we play. A few of us have taken to having regular "art therapy" sessions where we spend... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2015 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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For some reason, I'm into cardmaking lately. It's just that I can't throw away the pretty little scraps that are often lying around on my scrapbook table. Not only that; I've told myself I'm NOT allowed to buy any more... Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2015 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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Hola everyone: I just want to share a Tim Holtz folio with you. They're not only cute, they're inexpensive and easy to work with, making them great for mini albums for any occasion. I made this particular one for a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2015 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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Hey there scrapbookers.... Anyone that knows me, knows I consider September to be the REAL New Year. That's when things get back into a groove. Summer is pretty much ended (hey, I missed the beginning of this one!) and we're... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2014 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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...at The Scrapbook Room The Scrapbook Room's Annual Christmas Party will be Monday, December 16 starting at 6 pm. (You may recall I said previously it was Tuesday but I found out that's the night of the school concert. Not... Continue reading
Posted Dec 11, 2013 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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I was requested to order someone four refills for their adhesive dispenser and I was a bit surprised. You see, the dispenser in question is one I'd purchased a couple of years ago....a Glue Glider Pro and I just haven't... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2013 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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Today wasn't so great. The mail has been crap this week! No junk! Hee hee. How many of you say that? Not to worry though. Plenty of paper crosses our paths in a day. I'm trying to be a little... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2013 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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Whatu can you do with scrapbook paper? Of course, many of us want to scrapbook with it. Personally, I have this little addiction for hand-made mini albums and books. I don't even fill them with photos half the time. I... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2012 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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Remember how I said all the new lines were being introduced? Who wouldn't love one of these new ones by Simple Stories? Which one would you pick? Awesome! Fabulous! Seriously...check out their other lines on their blog! Go to www.simplestories.typepad.com... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2012 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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Hey everyone: By popular request, I have decided to extend the date for the sketch challenge. I will accept entries until Sunday, January 22nd so those attending the 2 day PJ Crop this weekend can enter there or anyone else... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2012 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
Oh my goodness! I decided yesterday to meander back through the comments on my blog in case someone had posted a comment on an old post that I missed seeing! Whew! So glad I did and I hope none of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 16, 2012 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
I got a SMASH book for Christmas! It's the coolest thing. So cool I think I need to get some to sell at the shop. In fact, I might have one already (if it isn't sold yet!). Do check them... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2012 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
Yes, I admit it. I'm a hoarder. I've been hoarding this stuff for over a year and a half...and well,it IS time to use it! Sorry about the video...I'm not great at it but given my adlibbing here, I decided... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2011 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
Last Wednesday we were making flowers at The Scrapbook Room. We started out with flowers from organza fabric. We cut material into petal shapes in varying sizes, slightly melted the edges (very carefully!) over a candle flame, then glued the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2011 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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Ah...nothing like a crisp new magazine to sit down with. And Scrapbook and Cards Today--the Canadian scrapbook magazine--is one of the crispest. This month's cover is so, so pretty. Nice and pink and bright... See? I can't wait to read... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2011 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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If you're a scrapbooker, you've probably got a few favourite things. How about we share what our 3 favourite things are. What are those must have items that you can't live without? What do you think everyone should have in... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2011 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM
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Hey Everyone! I nearly forgot the Sweetheart Crop! Can you imagine? Let me know if you're interested. Date would be Friday, February 11th or Saturday, February 12th. If Saturday, we'd maybe just have some soup and all the dessert we... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2011 at THE SCRAPBOOK ROOM