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How To Make Easy Scrapbook Pages: Make a textured base with tone-on-tone punches.

  Erin Bassett’s single photo and title stand out against a background full of tone-on-tone texture and dimension. Make your own easy scrapbook page just like Erins’s using the 7-step formula we’ve shared below.   How to make this layout Use kraft paper as your base and punch 20 hearts from a second piece of […]

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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 horizontal band with paint and leftover paper strips

Dina Wakley‘s simple yet vibrant page, “Happy Boy” is built on a horizontal band foundation of paint and leftover paper strips. Follow the eight-step formula below and make your own easy scrapbook page based on the techniques Dina used.   How to make this layout  Start with a heavy, solid cardstock. Spread an acrylic paint […]

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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: Create a large multi-colored title for your page using stamps

Kelly Purkey has made her title on “Sunset” a unique focal point within this simple design by using a variety of inks to stamp large alphas that stretch across her page. Make your own easy scrapbook page by following the six simple steps below to recreate Kelly’s technique.   How to make this layout Start with […]

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How to Make Easy Scrapbook Pages: Pair Black-and-White Photo with Washi Tape Block

Use this 7-step formula to make easy scrapbook pages. Amanda Jones paired one black-and-white photo with a same-sized block of washi strips and mounted the two on a shared mat. Amanda says, “I knew I wanted to use this silly photo of my son on a simple page, highlighting some of his quirky personality traits. I added […]

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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: Mask Off Page Edges for a Simple Band Foundation

Use this 7-step formula to make easy scrapbook pages. Doris Sander made a simple and  fun band foundation for “Hot Pink” though the clever use of a chevron border mask.  The masked pattern gives the page a hip feel while the two-toned effect adds visual interest. Once she’s limited to working within the remaining band order, […]

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How to Make Easy Scrapbook Pages | Get Rich Looks Fast with Multi-Pattern Prints

Use this 6-step formula to make easy scrapbook pages. Doris Sander’s “Here Come The Sun” is a page rich with layers and patterns. The chevron print along the left is “pieced” of multiple patterns already and adds a quick custom look. (Check out Doris’ how-to for the layered hearts in the Learn More section below.) How […]

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How to Make Easy Scrapbook Pages: Mount Your Photos in a Tilted Band

  Use this 8-step formula to make easy scrapbook pages. Mount a series of photos in a tilted series across the page. Dina Wakley emphasized the horizontal flow with a series of stamped ornaments behind the photos and striped patterned paper that guides the eye through parts of her story. How to make this layout […]

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