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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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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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Scrapbooking Ideas Inspired by Doris Sander’s Layouts

Studying scrapbook pages by others is a great way to get scrapbooking ideas for growing your own style. In this “study” look at how the other scrapbooker has used product and design principles and how she’s handled the 5 parts of a scrapbook page (canvas, photos, title, journaling, embellishments). Our creative team studied pages by Doris Sander and shares what […]

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Get Scrapbooking Ideas from Woodland Motif Pins

See the Woodland Motif pins on  the Get It Scrapped Pinterest Boards for scrapbooking ideas you can use on your own layout designs. why woodland. Woodland motifs are trendy and they’re great for scrapbook page storytelling of outdoor scenes, holidays, and child’s play. There’s plenty of woodland inspiration to be found in decor, storybooks, stationery, and even fashion.  go […]

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Ideas for Using Trendy Scrapbooking Color Combination Purple + Yellow

Complementary colors purple and yellow are a trendy scrapbooking color combination this year with Pantone’s color of the year pick of radiant orchid. With variations in hue and saturation this combo can yield a variety of looks. We’ve collected inspiration online for this color combo and our creative team has make pages with their own […]

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Scrapbooking Ideas for Overprint Techniques

We found great scrapbooking ideas –and a product and technique challenge for you–from something we spotted in print materials like posters and packaging: overprinting. This is the process, in repographics, of printing one color on top of another. Using overprinting inspiration from around the web, our creative team, took the challenge, and they share a number of ways […]

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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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