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February 2024 - Wk1 Scrapbook page layout

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Making the Most of Printed Papers   If you've ever started a page and got very short of co-ordinating paper, I feel your pain...  We also want to make cost effective use of what we have right? Our guest scrapbooker Penny has made full use of the circle cutting system to make her printed paper go further.  In this layout she's chosen two circles of printed paper, leaving the rest of the sheet, (both inner and outer circles) for use on another page. Here's a few ideas to help...   Use a versatile paper Choose a printed paper that complements...

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February 2024 - Wk1 Scrapbook page sketch

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February 2024 - Meet our guest scrapbooker Penny

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Its time to meet a new guest scrapbooker, Penny is joining us for this month, here's what she had to say....   I’m Penny and I’ve been Scrapbooking since around 2002.    I spent most of my life looking for a way to preserve photos, trying different types of photo albums, and wishing there was a way to journal the photos, to preserve the information for future generations.    Then one of my new neighbours invited me to a scrapbooking workshop and I was hooked!  It helped me to deal with my thousands of photos (I inherited over 2,000 when...

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January 2024 Wk1 Scrapbook Page Layout

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Transforming Printed Paper and Cardstock Offcuts into Stunning Scrapbook Page Designs Here’s a reminder of a creative and money-saving approach to designing beautiful pages using printed paper and cardstock offcuts. This eco-friendly method not only helps reduce waste but also adds a unique and personal touch to your scrapbook.  Our guest scrapbooker Jenn, has used this technique to create the block border effect on the bottom of her double page layout.   Gather Your Offcuts and scraps Make a point of keeping and organise your printed paper and cardstock offcuts. Organize them by colour, pattern, or theme to make it...

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January 2024 Wk1 Scrapbook Page Sketch

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