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Sometimes Prickly by Lynn Grieveson | Supplies. 
Sometimes Prickly Kit and Light me Home papers by Lynn Grieveson Designs, Grow a Happy Life plant transfer and sticker from Dawn Inskip (all at The Lilypad)

Ideas for Scrapbook Page Storytelling with a Succulent Motif

The succulent plant motif has shown up in home decor, fashion, stationery, web design and scrapbooking supplies. The motif is not only trendy but it also carries popular associations (i.e., prickly, southwest, timeless, and minimalism) that can support a story angle. See how our creative team is using the succulent motif in their scrapbook page […]

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Translating Inspiration to Your Story and Design: Nature

Finding and using inspiration from outside of other scrapbook pages is a wonderful way to shake things up in fresh ways. This year in the Get It Scrapped membership we’re exploring a variety of those outside sources. The newest class in the Translating Inspiration series, has three guest teachers showing you how to find and […]

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Pinterest Fail by Shanna Hystad | Supplies: Cardstock-Bazzill, Puffy Stickers-Crate Paper (Journey), Thickers (gold and white), Water Colors-Binney & Smith, Glitter-Martha Steward, Office Supply date stamp.

Add Contrast and Charm to Your Scrapbook Pages with a “Dipped” Look

The “dipped” look is currently popular in home décor, fashion and even in scrapbook supplies. It’s a look in which half of an item is colored differently from the other half in a way that looks like that item were half-way dipped into paint. Dipped elements on the scrapbook page are a great tool for […]

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My Stairsteps by Dawn Farias | Supplies: Papers: Looking Sharp alpha paper and patterned paper from Tropicana; Paint: Painterly 1; Numbers: Sans Serif alpha; Dates: Date Stamps; font is outline of Arial Narrow Bold; miscellanous embellishments; all supplies from Dawn by Design at The Digital Press

Ideas for Scrapbook Page Storytelling with a Simple Linear Style

Monoline (simple linear styled) logos, stamps and other artwork are popular in graphic design. This type of design is created by rendering intricate images, typography and designs in single-weighted lines. We always love seeing how our team takes the challenge to use a specific and trendy approach in their pages. Read on for pages inspired […]

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Add Texture and Charm to Your Scrapbook Pages with Creative Stitching Techniques

Stitching, whether by hand or machine, can add texture and charm to your scrapbook pages. See here the special stitching touches our Creative Team members added to their pages and get their tips and insights on this creative work. Cara Vincens says, “My children seem to be growing faster and faster, I dare not blink […]

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