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Data Protection

Given changes in European data protection laws, by entering our challenges on or after May 25, 2018, you’ll be agreeing to the following revisions.


By entering our challenges, you are giving your consent for your blog links to be visible along with your name in the entries.


By commenting on the entries, you are also giving your consent that your name and blog link will be visible.


If you are a winner or top three, a copy of your entry will be published on the weekly winner’s announcement page along with your name and link as it is entered the challenge.


A copy of your entry will also be published in an issue of Through the Craft Room Door along with your name as entered into the challenge as well as your blog address.


If you are a drawing winner from the magazine or special challenge, a copy of your entry will be published on the winner’s announcement blog page released every two months along with your name  and blog address.

We do not provide personal information to 3rd parties.

TTCRD Team Members

Owner / Editor

Cara Malmrose


Administrator / DT Coordinator

Sandra Van Blaricum


Sponsor Coordinator / Assistant Administrator

Angela Bonanno


Team Leads

Cecilia Gunnarsson

Therese Pace




Jeanie Ellis


Claudia Martins

Helen Nile

Judy Markowitz



Places to Shop

Decosse's Dynamite Doodles for digital papers and elements!


Banner & Magazine Video


 Our logo, Ning site and banner were designed by Veronica McCollum of VK Design Co. If  you are interested in having her design anything web related, you can visit her site here.

 Magazine Videos are produced by Robin van Blaricum.


Membership and Subscription Information

Membership to the website is free but only those with a paid subscription can access the "Subscribers Only Area".


To subscribe to the magazine, please make sure you join this site FIRST!  Then subscribe. You will be able to enter the Subscriber Only Group after you receive and accept your invite via email to access all subscriber features and magazine issue links!

Magazines are released Bi-Monthly

January - February

March - April

May - June

July - August

September - October

November - December

Please direct all questions to

 Cara Malmrose at

November-December Magazine Preview

The November-December issue of Through the Craft Room door is now available in the Subscribers Only area of the Website. With over almost two dozen tutorials and articles that include an acetate front card, an upcycling project and how to crochet a pumpkin you are sure to find something to fuel your creativity! Our theme this month is Daisies, Fall and Celebrations, any kind, and of course we also have Christmas cards/projects to share as well! Our Featured Digi Artist this issue is the talented Betty Roberts of Simply Betty Stamping and we have some lovely inspiration cards showcasing the three images she has given us. She is a very talented lady so I hope you enjoy her work and check out her store! The Special Challenge on the Website is the Iris Fold Technique! Come check out the great inspiration from the Design team and play along!

If you are not a current subscriber and interested in subscribing, fees for 6 bi-monthly issues is $18.00 for first time subscribers. This gives you access to current and 24 months of back issues. Renewing fee after the first year is $12.00 with discount refunded once payment is confirmed. To sign up, just click on the Magazine Subscription tab up above or if you have questions, please contact Cara at

November-December Challenge: Iris Fold Technique

Our current challenge is an Iris Fold Technique

You must upload your card/project to the appropriate file found in the new group "Special Challenges" found HERE

The Web Challenges are open to all members of Through the Craft Room Door. You do not have to subscribe to the magazine, but you must be a member of the website and the Special Challenges group to play along.

Entries must be posted by December 20, 2018


$5.00 gift card for non subscriber

$10.00 gift card for subscriber

Winner will be selected via Random draw for a gift card to


It is the Winners responsibilty to contact me to recieve their prize.

Winners are selected via Random Draw and have until December 31, 2018 to claim their prize by contacting Cara at TTCRDmag1@

 Please put "Magazine winner" in the subject line and provide the email address that I can have the cards sent to.


Submission Winners for cards/scrap pages

$5.00 Amazon Gift Cards

Gift Card 1: Crafty Paws

Gift Card 2: Shirley-Anne Barber (claimed)

Submission Winners for Tutorials/Craft related articles

$10.00 Amazon Gift card

Gift Card 1: No Submissons

Gift Card 2:  Helen Nile (claimed)

Special Challenge Winner: Shaker cards

$5.00 Amazon gift card

Carol Mathrick (claimed)


Anyone is welcome to help make and send in cards – from a young child who loves to doodle to an experienced, acclaimed card maker. For self-help information, please do check the FAQ page on her website or you may contact Christina using the contact form on the site.

General Cards

Most needed.  Your everyday “Hello” & “Thinking of You” type cards that can be distribute out all year round. 

January - November (CLOSED DECEMBER)

Heart-themed Cards

Heart designs cards with general sentiments (Non-Valentine’s Day).  Cards get distribute during Heart Month in February.

January 2 - January 31

Winter & Holiday theme Cards

Winter themed or holiday wishes cards.  Cards get distribute late November through end of December.

October 1 - November 1

Thank you for your consideration in making a gift donation of handmade cards!


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