The Weekly Sketch

July 2022 Wk2 Scrapbook Page Sketch

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July 2022 Wk1 Scrapbook page layout

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  These pages have been created by guest scrapbooker Sally-Ann, inspired by a layout idea from The Weekly Sketch (click here to get yours each week, its free!) Sally-Ann exploited the beautiful flower border on the paper to full effect to highlight her photos.  You can achieve the same textured effect as Sally-Ann on titles by carefully running the blade of your scissors around the edge of the paper you want to 'grunge up'.  This gives you a raised effect without creating too much bulk in your completed album. The 3d flowers are a combination of mulberry paper die cuts,...

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July 2022 wk1 Scrapbook Page Sketch

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July 2022 Meet Our Guest Scrapbooker - Sally-Ann

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My love of Scrapbooking started when I was invited to a Creative Memories party. The journey began with the obligatory 6 – 8 photos, I didn’t like the look of my own handwriting for journaling and to be honest I have only just started to understand the importance of why we journal now. Now I take photos at every opportunity to scrap be it drinking a coffee, animals, or scrapbook milestone in my life. I haven’t guest designed for anyone else and I really enjoyed the challenge of the sketch given and the Scrapbox of the month.  I put these...

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June 2022 Wk4 Page Layout Example

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These are the final pages from Jackie, our guest scrapbooker.... thank you so much Jackie.   Lets talk old family photos and family history.  Are you feeling at a lost of what to do about the older photos you have inherited from relatives?  It can feel like a time consuming job to get old photos sorted and organised.   Scrapbooking can be a wonderful way to preserve your heritage photos, and it doesn't have to take months and months if you get organised. Here's a few pointers to get you started: Gather all the heritage photos you have together in...

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