Join Us in Wishing Catherine Happy Birthday!

Join Us in Wishing Catherine Happy Birthday!

Today we have a special treat for you. The fabulous Jen Gallacher created a gorgeous card and a Create Today video to help celebrate Catherine's birthday! Yay!  


"I couldn't let the opportunity pass me by to wish our beloved Founder and Publisher Catherine a very Happy Birthday today! Catherine is our biggest cheerleader and the heart and soul of our company. Today is a perfect day for wishing her a Happy Birthday and all of our friends and family a Happy New Year. May this year be brighter than the last and filled with meaningful memories.

This video includes the step-by-step instructions for creating Catherine's birthday card. The card features the beautiful "Open Book" collection designed by Maggie Holmes for Crate Paper.

Happy Birthday, Catherine!

Luv Jen"


Click the image to watch the video

How sweet is that! Thank you Jen for helping us celebrate Catherine's birthday. Feel free to leave Birthday wishes for Catherine in the comments of this post as she reads each and every comment left on the blog.

And from me … Happy Birthday Catherine! Here's to another fabulous year together! Luv ya!

Have a fabulous day everyone!

~ Jen



  1. D Brown December 31, 2014 at 1:05 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine! I am so glad I have met you, you are beautiful inside and out.

  2. Kelly A. Crowl December 31, 2014 at 1:10 pm


  3. shirl boughner December 31, 2014 at 1:10 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine – hope you have a wonderful day and new year. All the best

  4. barbara macaskill December 31, 2014 at 1:21 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine!! I hope your day is filled with lots of love and chocolate!!

  5. Tona December 31, 2014 at 1:24 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine!

  6. Rubeena December 31, 2014 at 1:36 pm

    Happy Birthday!!! 🙂

  7. Lucinde December 31, 2014 at 1:37 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine!

  8. Kathy December 31, 2014 at 1:58 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine!

  9. emily pitts December 31, 2014 at 2:02 pm

    Wishing you a happiest of days! Love you Catherine!

  10. Ruby M December 31, 2014 at 2:18 pm

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY Catherine. Wishing you a great year. Celebrate.

  11. Janis in ID December 31, 2014 at 2:21 pm

    Happy Birthday and thanks so much for all the fun and inspiration over the years!!!
    <3 J
    jwoolbright at gmail dot com

  12. Ruth G December 31, 2014 at 2:30 pm

    A very happy birthday to Catherine! I hope you enjoy celebrating you today and have a wonderful year filled with joy and laughter!

  13. Jenn Zawadzki December 31, 2014 at 2:31 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine I hope you have a wonderful day.
    Jenn Z

  14. Vicki in ga December 31, 2014 at 2:36 pm

    hope your birthday is the best one yet but many more to come

  15. Renate widera December 31, 2014 at 3:04 pm

    Happy Birthday from germany. ..

  16. Roxanne December 31, 2014 at 3:22 pm

    Happy, happy birthday! I hope your next year is full of peace, joy and love!

  17. Indy December 31, 2014 at 3:54 pm

    Hoping you have a fabulous birthday! Happy new year!

  18. Linda Tupper December 31, 2014 at 3:57 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine! Hope you have a wonderful day!

  19. Nina Oelke December 31, 2014 at 4:54 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine! My Birthday wish for you is that you continue to love life and never stop dreaming. May beauty and happiness surround you not only to
    day, but always.

  20. Cynthia Baldwin December 31, 2014 at 5:12 pm

    Happy Birthday, Catherine! Thanks for all you do to keep us inspired. <3

  21. Joan December 31, 2014 at 5:16 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine! Have a fabulous day and Happy New Year Joan

  22. Pam Sohan December 31, 2014 at 5:25 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine! Hope you had a super fantabulous day!

  23. Lin M. December 31, 2014 at 5:30 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine! Thank you for creating such a fabulous paper crafting magazine!
    Happy New Year to all!

  24. Cindy Norwood December 31, 2014 at 6:38 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine! I hope it was your best on yet!

  25. Stacy December 31, 2014 at 6:43 pm

    Happiest of birthdays to you Catherine! Thank you for such a fabulously addictive magazine & events!! 🙂

  26. Dianne Haist December 31, 2014 at 7:00 pm

    Happy birthday, Catherine. Wishing you a healthy, happy year. See you in 2015.

  27. lisa808 December 31, 2014 at 7:58 pm

    Happy Birthday!

  28. Kathleen Spaeth December 31, 2014 at 9:43 pm

    I wish you a very sweet, quiet, relaxing, and loving Birthday: Catherine. How exciting to be born on the Cusp of an Old Year and a New Year! May this New Year bring much Joy, and Happiness, and may you always have a smile on your face! Thank you so much for your Inspiration and hard-work. All that you do touches so many of us and we appreciate you! May you all have an Exciting New Year and may God bless you two fold!!

  29. Margaret December 31, 2014 at 10:28 pm

    Best Wishes!

  30. Ruth Tacoma January 1, 2015 at 7:10 am

    Happy Birthday Catherine!!

  31. Lisa Henderson January 1, 2015 at 9:08 am

    Happy Birthday!

  32. Caroline T January 1, 2015 at 10:03 am

    Happy Birthday Catherine!!

  33. Andrea Williams January 1, 2015 at 10:07 am

    Happy Birthday Catherine!! Wishing you a year filed with wonder, happiness and good times! Can’t wait to see you at C&C where we can all raise a glass to you!!

  34. Sue Althouse January 1, 2015 at 10:46 am

    Happy Birthday, Catherine! Wishing you all the best in 2015.

  35. theCook January 1, 2015 at 11:38 am

    Happy BDay and Happy New Year!

  36. Tina Crocker January 1, 2015 at 12:42 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine! Happy New Year too. May 2015 be a healthy and happy one. Thanks for all the inspiration.

  37. Anita Holmes January 1, 2015 at 12:43 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine! Hope you have a peaceful, relaxing, happy day today! May all your dreams come true!
    Have a fabulous 2015!

  38. Aurelie January 1, 2015 at 12:53 pm

    Bonne fête mon amie! I hope you had an awesome birthday, Catherine, and that were spoiled, spoiled, spoiled! Please know how much I appreciate everything you do for little ol’ scrappers like me. Love you to bits!

  39. Bevb January 1, 2015 at 2:15 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine and may 2015 be filled with health, happiness and love, and be your best year ever. Thank you for all you do and for SCT. it is the best.

  40. Meredith Rose January 1, 2015 at 10:48 pm

    Happy birthday from across the puddle!

  41. Cassandra January 1, 2015 at 11:37 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine! Hope it was a great one!:)

  42. beatrice lawson January 2, 2015 at 12:05 am

    Belated Happy Birthday Catherine, I hope you had a lovely day, and Happy New Year! Wishing you all the best in 2015, and may SCT continue to grow and get more fans every day. Hugs:-)

  43. Helen Van Daalen January 2, 2015 at 7:50 am

    Happy Birthday! Thank you for such a wonderful magazine.

  44. Carmen Mobbs January 2, 2015 at 10:53 am

    Happy Birthday Catherine! Have a wonderful day! May 2015 be filled with lots of love & happiness. May you continue to inspire & challenge us by providing an awesome magazine and a Crop that raises the bar of Scrapbooking! xoxo

  45. Christine Kiehl January 2, 2015 at 1:39 pm

    Happy Birthday to you Catherine! I hope that 2015 is YOUR year!

  46. Glenda January 2, 2015 at 2:27 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine. It is a wonderful day, as it is our daughter’s 35th Birthday today as well.Enjoy today and everyday with laughter, love, smiles and happiness. Thank you for your creativity and inspirations with SCT, great magazine and Canadian to boot!.

  47. Amy Hanschen January 2, 2015 at 2:33 pm

    Happy birthday to an amazing woman! May your day be special and your year be blessed! I’m grateful to have met you, and been a recipient of your sweet and kind heart!

  48. Karen Smee January 2, 2015 at 3:00 pm

    Happy Birthday, Catherine – keep calm and scrap on!

  49. Jean Hogarth January 2, 2015 at 3:04 pm

    Catherine, I hope your birthday is just as special and wonderful as you are!!

  50. Betty Anne Dennis January 2, 2015 at 3:16 pm

    Catherine, Have a very happy birthday and many more to come! Betty Anne

  51. Mendi Yoshikawa January 2, 2015 at 3:42 pm

    I late Happy Birthday to you! I am so thankful for you and this amazing magazine! 🙂

  52. Kim Thomas January 2, 2015 at 5:30 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine! I wish you a fun filled year. Take care, Kim 🙂

  53. CollenB January 2, 2015 at 6:22 pm

    Happy birthday Catherine. Hope you have a wonderful day and healthy year. See you at the Crop and Create in Markham.

  54. TracyM #6773 January 2, 2015 at 7:04 pm

    HAPPY Birthday Catherine 🙂
    Hope you have a wonderful day and get to celebrate all week long!!!

  55. Janet Storey January 2, 2015 at 7:16 pm

    Happy birthday Catherine. Wishing you a happy & healthy new year.

  56. Robin B. January 2, 2015 at 8:23 pm

    Happy Birthday Catherine! I hope you had a great day.

  57. Jeannine H January 2, 2015 at 8:29 pm

    Happy belated birthday, Catherine! We are so lucky to have you in our lives. Thanks so much for what SCT has become! Have a wonderful 2015!

  58. Marie Sellers January 2, 2015 at 9:20 pm

    Happiest of birthdays!

  59. C. Mills January 3, 2015 at 10:10 am

    Happy Birthday Catherine. Best wishes for a wonderful year!

  60. Claudine Laforce January 5, 2015 at 6:10 pm

    Catherine, A belated happy birthday to you! You are such a lovely, positive person; a real inspiration and role model. I hope you had a great day and here’s to a fantastic 2015 for you!

  61. Sharon K. January 6, 2015 at 12:46 am

    Happy belated Birthday Catherine, I hope all of your wishes come true!

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