Happy New Year! I hope your 2019 is offer to a beautiful beginning. We’re here to help you usher in a fresh start with a heaping dose of creative inspiration. This month’s 12×12 member sketches were inspired by traveler’s notebook spreads from Diane Williams, aka Dearly Dee.

Inside of our January issue of SPARK magazine you’ll find a beautiful selection of pages from our creative team, including the first features from our newest members. We’ve also got a special week planned just for YOU. That’s right, the Refresh retreat returns this month with our winter session. Here’s an overview of this month:

This Month’s Events

Each and every month we offer a range of opportunities for everyone (members and non-members alike) to connect live with fellow scrapbookers. You can see all the details on our event calendar, but here’s a peek:

  • January 8 – Free Webinar: Simplify Your 2019 @ 8:30 p.m
  • January 17-23 – Winter Refresh Retreat (2 crops + 2 chats)
  • January 31 – Book Club: Atomic Habits chat @ 8:30 p.m.

Issue #61

Are you ready to start the year strong? Our new SPARK series focused on twelve specific opportunities to scrapbook your way and our latest storytelling prompts invite you to explore the power of words.

You’re also going to love our brand new design challenge, a monthly opportunity to find focus and momentum for your hobby. (Yes, there are prizes!) You can dig into all this and more in issue #61.

To access this month’s magazine, sketches, storytelling prompts, special events and more, please log in to My Simple Scrapper or become a member.