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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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Mixed Media with Michelle Houghton | A Water Soluble Medium Comparison

Are you curious about the difference between water soluble mediums?  This month let’s take a closer look at watercolors, watercolor pencils, water soluble oil pastels and Gelatos.  We will look at the similarities and the differences between these 4 water-friendly mediums and get a feel for their strengths and weaknesses.  My hope is you might […]

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Scrapbooking Ideas for Using and Making Printed Transparencies

  Printed transparencies offer the opportunity to layer image on image — to see through one pattern or image to another.  Our team has scrapbooking ideas for using premade transparencies and for making your own (both digital and paper).     hide personal journaling with flip-up printed transparencies Kiki Kougioumitzi says, “On this layout I’m admitting […]

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Scrapbooking Ideas for Layered Stencilwork

  Adding layered stencilwork to your scrapbook layouts and art journaling pages is a great way to make them original–one of a kind. You’ve got motif, medium, dimension, texture, color, direction and more to work with.   create a foundation of layered stencilwork Kristy T says, “I explore the mixed feelings about my youngest child growing up […]

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So That’s Hybrid? 8 Ideas for Using Digital Scrapbooking Products On Paper Pages

Hybrid scrapbooking is a way to use the newest digital scrapbooking products–which incorporate fashion and decor trends before paper products do–and still have the tactile experience of traditional scrapbooking. As digital die cuts and mobile fonts have become increasingly available and popular more people are giving hybrid scrapbooking a try. Several paper scrapbookers on the Get […]

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