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Ideas for Scrapbook Page Storytelling with Retro Tech Motifs

“Retro tech” motifs, images of the technologies of our past, make great complements to scrapbook page storytelling, both for the nostalgic feelings they trigger and for their representation of story. Because technology changes so rapidly, items now considered dated and even quaint might have been an exciting life-changer for you just a few years ago. […]

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Ideas for Scrapbook Page Storytelling with Trendy Brush Script Elements

A recent trend in print, fashion, and decor is to use ink and brushstrokes to create bold typography that’s a prominent part of a design. For your scrapbook page storytelling you can use it to draw attention, tell your story, and–as Amy Kingsford suggests–”date stamp” your page with a current trend. We’ve collected brush script […]

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Scrapbook Page Storytelling with Cut-Paper Collage

Scrapbook Page Storytelling with Cut-Paper Collage

Scrapbook page storytelling that’s done with a mix of both the obvious and the hinted-at engages the viewer or reader at a deeper level. On these pages we have scrapbooking ideas for supporting the clearly explained parts of a story with cut-paper collage.  Carrie Arick says, “This page is about my reputation as a (crazy) cat […]

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6 Storytelling Approaches for the Scrapbook Page

We frequently share scrapbooking ideas for storytelling at Get It Scrapped. Here’s a closer look at six recent storytelling articles. Follow the links below to team members’ personal blogs and youtube channels where you can see extended technique, storytelling, and product details about layouts accompanying our storytelling articles.   1. Tell A Story with Numbers You […]

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Give Your Photos Stories | 002 Grandma | Get It Scrapped

Give Your Photos Stories Podcast | 002 Grandma

This week Debbie Hodge talks with Jennifer Wilson, Terry Billman and Michelle Houghton about the photos they have of grandmothers in order to uncover the many stories these kinds of photos offer.  Be sure to let us know what stories the podcast triggered for you – and link us up to your photos if you […]

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