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June 2024 wk4 Scrapbook Page Layout

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Let It Snow This is guest scrapbooker Angela’s final layout for us.  Here’s what she says about it: “Light blue cardstock was used as the background and alternating patterned cardstock was used for the banner and photo matts.  The photo matts were chalked (same as Nature’s Bouquet) as well as the tabs which correspond to the opposite pages photo matts (if that makes sense).  In my opinion, I feel the stars should have been snowflakes to match the patterned cardstock, but it still worked.  Lettering was placed on the clean wooden discs then coloured with the ink pad, after then...

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June 2024 wk4 Scrapbook Page Sketch

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May 2024 Wk4 Scrapbook Page Layout

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May 2024 Wk4 Exploring Texturing Techniques With a few simple techniques, you can transform ordinary surfaces into captivating backgrounds that beautifully complement your cherished memories.   Michelle’s layout has subtle distresses texturing around the printed paper edges, adding dimension and interest to the layout.  You can read below how to copy this technique, plus here’s a few extra ideas you can try   Distressing Give your pages a vintage, rustic flair with distressing techniques. Use sandpaper, distressing tools, or even your fingernail to gently roughen the edges of your paper and cardstock. This creates a worn, aged look that adds...

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May 2024 Wk4 Scrapbook Page Sketch

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April 2024 wk4 Scrapbook Page Layout

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If you're looking to add a touch of flair and dimension to your scrapbook titles, then you're in the right place. Let’s explore the techniques guest scrapbooker Janina has used:  matting, layering, outlining, and using foam pads to elevate page titles from ordinary to extraordinary.   Matting and Layering: Adding Depth and Texture Matting and layering are fundamental techniques in scrapbooking that add depth and visual interest to your page titles. Matting involves placing your title letters on top of layered paper pieces, creating a frame or border around each letter. This technique not only provides contrast but also enhances...

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