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Ideas for Composing Within the Negative Space of Your Die Cuts | Get It Scrapped

Ideas for Composing Within the Negative Space of Your Die Cuts

Cutouts are trendy, and that negative space they make provides a perfect home for eye-catching elements. What can you do within that negative space created by a cutout? Here are a few ideas for you ranging from using that space to house basic scrapbook page elements like journaling and photos to getting clever with layers, […]

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Ideas for Scrapbook Page Storytelling with Full-Width and Full-Height Photos

The full-width and full-height photo sizes is a great format for scrapbook page storytelling. The popularity of “Pocket Page” and “Project Life” scrapbooking has gotten scrapbookers working certain photo sizes over and over. First it was the 3″x4″ format. More recently, the 6″ x 12″ pocket size has gotten us working “full-height” and “full-width” photo formats. […]

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9 Ideas for Using Scrapbook Page Templates and Sketches in Ways that Make Them Your Own

Using scrapbook page templates and sketches is a great way to get pages made. The Get It Scrapped membership now includes an always-growing library of 70+ sketches and layered templates. An all-access pass gets you all of them. A sketch/template doesn’t have to lock you into a design, though. The Get It Scrapped Creative Team […]

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Scrapbook Design Ideas for Two-Page Layouts with Grid Foundations

Scrapbook Design Ideas for Two-Page Layouts with Grid Foundations

The grid foundation is one of several layout configurations scrapbookers use again and again when making scrapbook page designs. We’ve shared ideas for single page layouts using the grid foundation. Here, we’ve got ideas for putting those foundations to work on two-pagers. define a grid with stitching lines Devra Hunt says, “This is a week-in-review of some […]

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Scrapbook Design Ideas for Two-Page Layouts with the Cross and Bracket Foundations

There are several layout configurations of combined elements that scrapbookers use again and again when making scrapbook pages. We frequently share ideas for single page layouts using these foundations. Here, though, we’ve got ideas for putting those foundations to work on two-pagers. Bracket. With the “L” or bracket composition, horizontal and vertical arms meet to create a […]

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Scrapbook Design Ideas for Two-Page Layouts with the Shelf Foundation

The “shelf” is a scrapbook design idea scrapbookers turn to again and again for making scrapbook pages, and we’ve shown you ideas for the shelf to make a one-page layout. Here, we’ve got scrapbooking ideas for using the “shelf” foundation on two-page layouts. Using a horizontal “shelf” (of paper strips or ribbon or even a […]

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