Present Participle List for July 2018

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Summer is in full swing here in the Upper Midwest, and I thought I’d update you on a few things that are happening right now: Celebrating the triumphant return of my son, Cole, from his 16-day camping trip out west. I ain’t gonna lie: it was weird to not be in communication with him all the time, but he made … Read More

Cathy ZielskePresent Participle List for July 2018

Pixel to Page: Grad Hybrid Scrapbooking Layout

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High school is now part of the Zielske family’s collective past, as Coleman has checked that box off in the To Do list of his life and yes, you know it, I had to scrapbook it. True story: Cole was kind of done with high school before his senior year even started. He worked really hard during his junior year … Read More

Cathy ZielskePixel to Page: Grad Hybrid Scrapbooking Layout

The summer issue of Scrapbook & Cards Today is available today!

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It’s new issue day for Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine! Our summer issue is packed with scrapbooking and card inspiration to get your summer off to a crafty start (if it hasn’t already!) I’m excited to share pages from my Design Your Story column this month, which are all about documenting milestones. (See the Coley layout supplies listed at the … Read More

Cathy ZielskeThe summer issue of Scrapbook & Cards Today is available today!

Present Participle List for April 2018

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Ah, Spring is in the air… (well, in some parts of the world, anyway!) Here are few things happening right now: Anticipating the graduation of my first-born from college. For those of you who don’t know, my daughter Aidan will be graduating with a degree in political science from St. Olaf college in May. Next stop: law school. She’s still … Read More

Cathy ZielskePresent Participle List for April 2018

Cards to Celebrate Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine’s 12th birthday

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I recently celebrated my Cardversary (my one year anniversary of making cards) and I shared it then, but will share it again: I owe it all to the publisher of Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine. Why? Well, about this time last year we were celebrating our 11th year as a publication and Catherine (said fabulous publisher) asked me to make … Read More

Cathy ZielskeCards to Celebrate Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine’s 12th birthday

Hello Spring Issue of Scrapbook & Cards Today!

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Ahhh… spring is in the air… the days are getting longer… those occasionally annoying birds are getting louder… and the new issue of Scrapbook & Cards Today magazine is out now! The spring 2018 issue is packed with fun layouts and cards for spring and more, and I’m happy to share a few of my pages here today! Normally, I … Read More

Cathy ZielskeHello Spring Issue of Scrapbook & Cards Today!

Pixel to Page: This Story (Hybrid Scrapbooking Process Video)

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As my son’s senior year is winding down, I realized I have a few stories to tell that really are my story to share. And one of the stories I wanted to document is that I’ve gotten better at being a mom. Now I don’t say this in a cocky way, my friends. Not at all. I say this in … Read More

Cathy ZielskePixel to Page: This Story (Hybrid Scrapbooking Process Video)

Present Participle List for March 2018

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Here are just a few things I’m doing right now. Shall we? Attending Cole’s final school conference. This actually happened last Friday. The last school conference I’ll ever attend unless Dan and I decide to have more children, which at this point, you can guess, would be a) a miracle, and b) not really going to happen. Was it bittersweet? … Read More

Cathy ZielskePresent Participle List for March 2018

It’s My One Year Cardversary! (I’m celebrating with a giveaway and a video tutorial!)

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It was roughly one year ago that I, Cathy Zielske, being of sound mind and crafty body, decided to start making some cards. In early March of 2017, Stampin’ Up sent me their Big Shot machine, along with a few Framelits dies, and I made this magical card you see here for an 11th birthday celebration at Scrapbook & Cards … Read More

Cathy ZielskeIt’s My One Year Cardversary! (I’m celebrating with a giveaway and a video tutorial!)

Scrapbook Your Year for 2017, a video walk-through of my printed album

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My 2017 book of memories arrived over the weekend, and I’m excited to share a short video walk-through with you of the finished album. I am amazed each year—and this is the fourth digital year-long book project I’ve created—at the quality of the printing from AdoramaPix.com. My book is comprised of roughly 4 pages per month for a total of … Read More

Cathy ZielskeScrapbook Your Year for 2017, a video walk-through of my printed album