Monday, May 15, 2017

My Memories May 2017 Blog Train

Hi everyone!  I am excited to tell you that Joyful Expressions will also be opening up at MyMemories.  So to get to know everyone over at my new store, I joined in on this month's blog train.  You can find this mini freebie in my My Memories store here:

And don't forget to visit the rest of the stops.  You can find the complete list of participants here.  Please note: Some portions of the train may not be posted yet.  I am posting this a day early as the links were already announced on the My Memories blog and facebook page.

Monday, May 8, 2017

Sew Crafty Freebie Mini Add-On

Even though NSD weekend and my Make Lemonade sale are officially over, I have one last freebie for you! If you follow the freebie link on the Joyful Expressions Facebook page, you can download this Sew Crafty mini add-on...

And if you aren't on Facebook, CLICK HERE for a direct link to download the mini.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

NDS Weekend Goodies & Blog Hop

Happy NSD Weekend!

I am very excited to be a part of my first NSD weekend at Plain Digital Wrapper!  There are so many things going on and I have so many things to tell you about.  Let's get started...

New Releases

I have been working for the past month to come up with 3 brand new releases for you.  You can find the following kits in my store for 50% off...

Grab Bag

Not sure which of my new products to buy?  How about all of them?  For NSD weekend, I am offering a Build-Your-Own Grab Bag.  With the purchase of this grab bag, you can choose any 5 products in the Joyful Expressions shop (including new releases) and get them all for just $5! 


All of my products, including my new releases, are on sale for 50% off with bonus sales occurring through Sunday.


You can enter to win a $10 gift certificate to Joyful Expressions by simply posting a layout to the Joyful Expressions gallery at PDW. Post as many layouts as you would like as each layout is another entry in the drawing.  Deadline for entry is 11:59 PM on 5/7/2017. The winner will be announced on 5/8/2017.


Finally, I have some freebies for you!  I already posted the freebie add-on to Roots and Wings.  If you missed it, you can grab it here.  And the Sew Crafty freebie will be coming a little later this weekend.

Which means, it's time for the Adulting Is Hard freebie!  You can grab freebie mini, which is a sample from my Adulting Is Hard full-sized kit as part of the PDW Cut the Scrap blog train...

CLICK HERE to download the freebie.

CLICK HERE to purchase the full-sized kit.  

But there are more freebies to find!  You can find the rest of the stops on the PDW blog train by visiting:

Joyful Expressions (you are here)
The Happy Place in the PDW Forums

Monday, May 1, 2017

Roots & Wings New Release and Freebie

I am so excited to share my first PDW new release with you!

With a fun and quirky, owl-inspired Roots and Wings motif, this family-tree themed scrapbooking kit comes with 50 elements, a full alpha and 18 papers:

And, since this kit is being released as part of my Make Lemonade Sale and Celebration,  you can grab it through May 7th for 50% off!  

Plus, I also have a coordinating freebie add-on for you:

CLICK HERE to download the freebie mini.
CLICK HERE to purchase the full kit for just $2.50,

And be sure to check back again later this week.  There are more new releases and freebies coming!

Sunday, April 30, 2017

"Make Lemonade from Lemons" Grand Opening Sale and Celebration

As most of you know after many years at Scraps N Pieces, Joyful Expressions has moved to Plain Digital Wrapper. While I'm sad about leaving some of the designers who I have known for nearly ten years, I'm excited to get to know some new scrappy folks. So to celebrate, I'm having a "Make Lemonade" grand opening sale and celebration through National Scrapbooking Day!

Between April 30th and May 7th ... 

  • All of my products will be on sale for 50% off with bonus sales occurring through the week!
  • You can enter to win a $10 gift certificate to Joyful Expressions by simply posting a layout to the Joyful Expressions gallery at PDW. (Post as many layouts as you would like as each layout is another entry in the drawing.) 
  • I will be posting freebies in my newsletter, on my blog and Facebook page, and in the PDW forums
  • And there will be new releases, grab bags and more opportunities to win! 
Thanks for following me over to my new home! And I hope you enjoy all of the sweet stuff I have planned for you.

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Joyful Expressions' Easter Kits Sale Plus Bonus Coupon

Happy Easter! By now you may have heard that Scraps N Pieces has closed.  But Joyful Expressions has hopped on over to Plain Digital Wrapper.  So swing on by and grab some loot!

Both Egg Hunt and Happy Easter to Ewe are on sale for 50% off through Monday, April 17th.

Plus you can take an extra 30% off any Joyful Expressions purchase by using the code JE_HappyEaster30 through April 30th.

My Easter kits are at .

And my store is at .

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

SNP Blog Train Bring on Spring Freebie and New Release

Hello there! It's hard to believe that is time for the March blog train!  I had thought we'd be ready for some spring by now, but we actually had snow here in North Carolina this week.  Hopefully the spring weather will be here soon as I have some brand new spring themed templates for you:

This fun Bring On Spring pack includes 4 quality-checked 300DPI 12x12 templates. Like all of my templates, this pack is available in PSD, TIF and PNG formats and is PU/S4H/S4O/CT/CU friendly so you can feel comfortable using them for any of your CU or CT work.  And you can grab the whole pack for just $2 through March 31st!

As always, I have a coordinating freebie for you so that you can try before you buy...

You can download the Blog Train Freebie HERE.

And you can grab the full template pack for $2 HERE.

But hold on, there are even more blog train goodies to snag.  So be sure to swing by the following stops to see what freebies everyone else has to offer...

Swift Thinkin
Dreamn4ever Designs
FranB Designs
JMC Designs
Pixie Glitter Designs
Honeybees Creative Hive
Joyful Expressions (you are here)
Shuckclod's Stuff
Heather Z. Scraps
Triple J Designs

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

$2 Tuesday: A Year to Remember and Exploration India

In honor of Chinese New Year, which is being celebrated this week, we are travelling to the continent of Asia. You can grab A Year to Remember and Exploration India from Joyful Expressions for just $2 a piece.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

$2 Tuesday: New Beginnings and Reach New Heights

Scrap those New Year's resolutions with New Beginnings and Reach New Heights from Joyful Expressions. On sale for just $2 a piece this Tuesday.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Sunday, January 1, 2017

A New Chapter $3 Sale and Freebie Mini

With the new year, it's a chance for a fresh start and the beginning of a new chapter.  You can get started scrapbooking the next part of your story with the reading-themed kit "A New Chapter" by Joyful Expression, which is on sale for just $3 through January 31st:

"A New Chapter" contains 58 unique elements including an open book with bookmark, 2 stacks of books, an e-reader, a pair of glasses, a book plate, an armchair, a card catalog card, a library check out card, a mug, a flair button, an arrow, 2 bows, 5 flowers, a branch of leaves, a single leaf, 2 frames, 5 buttons, a paper clip, 3 journal cards, 3 paint splatters, a scatter, 3 sets of stitching, 5 tags, 2 pieces of tape, 8 trims, and 4 word bits:

The paper pack includes 24 papers:

And there are also 24 cardstocks:

Finally, there is an alpha with uppercase letters, numbers, and punctuation:

And to kick off your new year's scrapping projects, I also have this freebie mini that coordinates with "A New Chapter":

Created for the January Use-It-All challenge in the Scraps N Pieces forums, this freebie includes 8 elements and 5 papers and can be picked up in my store here.  And you can grab the full sized kit for just $3.00 here.

My Memories May 2017 Blog Train

Hi everyone!  I am excited to tell you that Joyful Expressions will also be opening up at MyMemories.  So to get to know everyone over at my...