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Tuesday with the Team

It's Tuesday with the Team over at Creative Scrapbooker Magazine.  Spring is just around the corner... if you live on the coast of BC.  For the rest of us there is months of shoveling snow. 


Stop by Creative Scrapbooker Magazine for some inspiration to get you thinking Spring!

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  1. A stunning creation Nicole, I love how you did the trees, they look amazing and your bow is divine! Anne xx

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  2. Gorgeous Nicole! We had a wee glimpse of Spring for a couple of days here but now reality has set back in LOL! Deb xo

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  3. Just gorgeous - love how you've used those wonderful birches here.
    Alison x

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