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How to Make Easy Scrapbook Pages: Mix series of columns and rows for a fun linear design

Emily Pitts has paired a series of photos arranged in columns with bright rows of trim and a horizontal strip of vellum row to back up her title, creating a fun mix in this very linear page, “Favorites at 15.” Make your own easy scrapbook page just like Emily’s using the 7-step formula we’ve shared below. […]

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How to Make Easy Scrapbook Pages: Create a blocked design with a not-so-linear feel.

Doris Sander has softened the linear feel of this simple blocked design by staggering her photo and patterned paper blocks slightly and by using flowing text to create additional blocks on her page. To make your own easy scrapbook page inspired by Doris’, follow the eight simple steps laid out below.   How to make this layout […]

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How to Make Easy Scrapbook Pages: Record Texted Conversations with a Blocked Design

Use this 5-step formula to make easy scrapbook pages. Kelly Purkey used a photo of her boyfriend and herself along with bits of tweeted and texted messages to get a “snapshot” of quick daily interactions. A blocked design provides a great backdrop to the many snippets of journaling.   How to make this layout Start with […]

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How to Make Easy Scrapbook Pages: Make Quick Blocked Design with Pocket Cards

Use this 6-step formula to make easy scrapbook pages. Amy Mallory made excellent use of a popular trend on “Love You” by using the pocket-sized journaling cards as the base for her blocked design. Notice that she also took one color from the photo and worked with it and neutrals. How to make this layout Place […]

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How to Make Easy Scrapbook Pages: Layer Title and Journaling Over Photo Enlargement

Use this 7-step formula to make easy scrapbook pages. When you enlarge an older family photo but keep the original crop, there’s a good chance you’ll have open space to accommodate journaling and titles as Emily Pitts has done on “Work it Baby.”  Photographers weren’t as composition savvy, and there’s usually open space around your […]

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How to Make Easy Scrapbook Pages: Block out photo + patterned paper.

Use this 8-step formula to make easy scrapbook pages. Cluster your single photo with patterned paper pieces to create a square block. Mount it on your square canvas, and then mat it with a 1″ border as Celeste Smith has done, and you’ve got a classic design that focuses on your photo while incorporating patterns […]

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