Write scrapbook journaling or titles that capture a subject’s voice for rich and appealing storytelling. In Christy Strickler‘s video version of this Get It Scrapped blog post, we’ll see several scrapbooking ideas for getting voice onto your layouts from our Creative Team. Click here to see the original blog post with detailed designer notes.
Come celebrate International Scrapbooking Day with us! We’ll be opening our live meeting room on Saturday, May 7th at 9am EDT, where we’ll have challenges, prizes and plenty of conversation – see the schedule of events below! Cropping in our meeting room is a lot of fun because you can share your webcam or your […]
Dina Wakley‘s simple yet vibrant page, “Happy Boy” is built on a horizontal band foundation of paint and leftover paper strips. Follow the eight-step formula below and make your own easy scrapbook page based on the techniques Dina used. How to make this layout Start with a heavy, solid cardstock. Spread an acrylic paint […]
Contour lines represent elevations on a topographical map. This trend emerged after winter 2014 CHA. In Christy Strickler‘s video version of this Get It Scrapped blog post, our creative team shared scrapbook pages that incorporate this wonderfully organic and representational motif. Click here to see the original blog post with detailed designer notes.
Incorporating nods to current trends in your scrapbook page storytelling is a great way to incorporate “the times” into your memory keeping. Celebrity happenings and fads spread faster than ever in our socially-connected lives now. Such nods or inside jokes are referred to as “Easter eggs” and have been intentionally incorporated into computer programs, video games, movies, […]
Is it possible to do more than SEE and TOUCH a scrap – book page? Could your viewer hear it, too? And could they feel more than the photos on the page? Could they have a sense of how the wind in the photos or the hug described in the journaling feels? When you create […]
Logos that make use of negative space to support their message are trendy now (take a look at a few here). This creative use of type and motive to convey meaning visually is a great source of inspiration for your own scrapbook page designs. See what our team has done with this inspiration and give […]
Staggered text woven with floral arrangements is a currently trendy look — and a cool source of inspiration for the scrapbook page. Check out how our team members took this inspiration and used it on their scrapbook pages. Here’s a look at the trendy style collected on Pinterest. Kelly Prang says, “This page is about my […]
This free scrapbook page sketch comes from a page made by Lisa Dickinson for the Color 2 class in the Get It Scrapped Membership, where members have access to a library of over 100 layered templates and page sketches, searchable by # of photos and layout type. Lisa Dickinson says, “After I’d been scrapbooking a few years, […]
The latest Get It Scrapped Membership class–Scrapbook Coach #21–includes four video lessons walking students through the making of four “top heavy” designs. A “top heavy” design uses elements with substantial visual weight at the top of the canvas–something that doesn’t seem intuitive for getting balance. There are, though, ways to support a top-heavy design, and our […]