How to Make Easy Scrapbook Pages: Add interest with pieced background and banner

How to Make Easy Scrapbook Pages | Get It ScrappedMake easy scrapbook pages with this 4-step approach from Lisa Dickinson. She printed two small, same-sized photos with white borders and balanced against a large title for a page with a big message.

How to Make Easy Scrapbook Pages | Get It Scrapped

Just Be by Lisa Dickinson Supplies: Just Be by Lisa Dickinson | Supplies: cardstock (Bazzill Basics) + patterned paper (Webster’s Pages – pink; Lily Bee Design – grey) + stamp, ink, label (Jenni Bowlin Studio) + tags, mist (Maya Road) + journal strips (Pink Paislee) + acrylic butterflies (John Allen) + fonts (Halo Handletter, Didot) + die cut machine (Silhouette by Quickutz) + pen (American Crafts)


How to make this layout

  1. Block background with patterned paper filling three quarters of  horizontal bottom and a light solid filling the top quarter. Add strip and scallop where the two pieces meet.
  2. Crop two photos to 4″ x 3″ each. Add narrow white frame or mat to each. Mount to right side of patterned paper section of canvas.
  3. Select two alphas: 1 oversized serif and one smaller script. Mount titlework so that bottoms of alphas are aligned with bottom photo block.
  4. Add string of pennants at top left. Add journaling/date spot at bottom right, bleeding off page edge.


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