Pattie Knox

Pattie began scrapbooking in 2002 when she worked on a graduation album for her daughter. Frustrated with sloppy journaling, glue in her hair, and ink smudges on the pages, Pattie started searching the web for help and found her first online home at Scrapbook Bytes.Six years later, Pattie is a Contributing Editor for CK Media’s […]

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Paula Gilarde

My name is Paula Gilarde, and I have been scrapbooking for over 5 years – what started as a simple wedding album has turned into a full-blown obsession. I started with paper and discovered digital scrapbooking almost three years ago. I still switch back and forth between the two depending on my mood! I usually […]

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Sharyn Tormanen

As far back as she can remember, Sharyn has enjoyed bringing photos and stories together. “What I really enjoy,” says Sharyn, “is including little details in my journaling, bits of history, bits of current trends and issues, bits of real life to go along with the story and photos at hand. I also enjoy capturing […]

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Scrapbook Album and Page Formats

A first decision to make is what size paper you’ll use as your page canvas. And that decision will probably be driven by how you want to print, store, and present your scrapbook pages. If you’re making “paper” pages (i.e., you’re affixing photo prints–and, perhaps, mats & other elements–with adhesive to a cardstock base VS […]

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Supplies for Paper Scrapbooking

To make a scrapbook page you will need the following basic supplies. You can buy these at your local scrapbook store, your local craft store, or an online scrapbooking store. 1. Paper Trimmer and small scissors. You’ll need something to cut your paper and photos with. Start with a trimmer like this Fiskars Trimmer that […]

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Tania Willis

More than a few days without being creative or creating some form of artwork and I get ants in my pants. The creative itch, I like to call it. Once you get to know me, you’ll see that I scream Type A personality and I’m a bit obsessive-compulsive. Which means I can’t sit still. My […]

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Trish Turay

Trish Turay lives in N. Ridgeville, Ohio with her investment banker husband and three amazing children—Jami (9), Evan (6) and Griffin (3). She started scrapbooking formally during her first pregnancy 10 years ago and hasn’t turned back since. She left her teaching job of 13 years when she was pregnant with her last child, and […]

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