Archive | Composition

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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Scrapbook Page Starters: Arrange Photos and Elements with a Bracket Foundation

There are several layout configurations of combined elements that scrapbookers use again and again when making scrapbook pages (blocked, clustered, shelf, cross, bandand more). With the “L” or bracket composition, horizontal and vertical arms meet to create a right angle that provides a stable spot for your page elements. See one of the video lessons on bracket compositions from Scrapbook […]

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Double Up No. 18 | Make a 2-Page Layout from a 1-Page Sketch or Template

See how scrapbookers Tara McKernin and Rosann Santos-Elliott used  this one-page sketch/template from Amy Kingsford  on their two-page layouts.  Tara McKernin says, “This is a layout sharing some of our family photos from this year and talking about why I have them done every year.  To create a two-page layout from a one-page template, I opened […]

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Scrapbooking Ideas for Photo Backgrounds and Foundations

Standout photos deserve a standout scrapbook layout treatment. Try these scrapbooking ideas for using oversized photos as the first foundational element on your page, layering journaling, titlework, embellishments, and even photos on top of your favorite enlargement. let your photo be your canvas Terry Billman says, “We don’t get to see our granddaughter Cami very often […]

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Using Scrapbooking Ideas | Inspired by Crossed and “X” Logo Designs

Logo designs can be a source of scrapbooking ideas and inspiration. Today our team is inspired by (and rocking) the “X” or crossed design, and they show you how they go from logo to page design below. Heather Awsumb says, “This page is about the opportunity I had to take a flight in a small aircraft […]

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