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June 2024 wk1 Scrapbook page layout

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Our first layout from guest scrapbooker Angela.  Here's what she says about her layout: Pawsome Vibes Our family are a lover of furry animals.  Whilst some of the pets have passed on and are no longer with us, they won’t be forgotten.  My son has a beautiful relationship with animals, so gentle and loving with them.  The dandelion is symbolic of how fragile life is, a reminder to be kind to others and also that our pets know how much they were loved whilst they were alive.  If there is such a thing as reincarnation, I would definitely want to...

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June 2024 Wk1 - Scrapbook Page Sketch

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June 2024 - Meet our guest scrapbooker, Angela

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  Originally from South Africa, I have been a crafter for about 25 years, starting with decoupage.  It wasn’t until a colleague I worked with started chatting about her love of scrapbooking that I really got into it.  She invited to my first National Scrapbook Day where my new craft was explored.    I love attending workshops to learn a new skill or get a reminder of a “lost art” and dabble in cardmaking too (mostly from kits).  I have tried my hand at knitting and crochet but can’t quite get it right, so paper crafting it will remain.  I...

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May 2024 Wk1 Scrapbook Page Layout

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10 Ways with Washi Tape This versatile crafting essential isn't just for sealing envelopes or decorating gifts; it's a fantastic tool for adding flair to your scrapbooking projects. Have a look closely at Guest scrapbooker Michelle’s page layout, and you’ll notice her embellishment hearts are covered in washi tape from the Lavender Memories Scrapbox kit!  Here’s a few ideas for you to try with this much underrated material.   1. Borders and Frames One of the simplest and most effective ways to use Washi tape in your scrapbook is to create borders or frames around your photos and journaling blocks....

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May 2024 Wk1 Scrapbook Page Sketch

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