25. April 2014

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"I Love You to the Moon and Back" Baby Scrapbook Page Idea

Studio Calico Baby PageGuess How Much I Love You? was one of our favorite stories to read to our children when they were little. That is probably why I fell in love with the Storytime collection from Studio Calico when I saw it at the Craft and Hobby Association trade show in Las Vegas last summer. This week’s new article, “I Love You to the Moon and Back” Baby Scrapbook Page Idea, is sure to inspire you to create a layout all about the baby in your life.

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25. April 2014

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Scrapbooking in the Age of Social Media and the Smart Phone

Photo books for scrapbookingIs scrapbooking headed the way of the dinosaur?  Read about why I think scrapbooking is more important now than ever before in the new article The Role of Scrapbooking in the Age of Digital Photography and Social Media. How do we manage to do any scrapbooking at all when we have tens of thousands of photos on our computers and phones and so little time in our busy lives? This week, I give you some ideas that will help you tell your family’s story with the technologies available to you.

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21. April 2014

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Simple One-Click Printing and Photo Sharing with Lifeprint

LifeprintIn this week’s new article, Simple One-Click Printing and Photo Sharing with Lifeprint, Rebecca tells you about a new product that is still in its infancy stages. You get to be like the Sharks on the hit TV show Shark Tank and decide if this product is destined to be a “hero or a zero.” Come read all about Lifeprint and then share your opinions with our readers by commenting on this post. I want to know what you think!

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21. April 2014

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10 Free Easter and Spring Themed Project Life(tm) Printables

Happy Spring Cards from Sweetly ScrappedPocket scrapbooking is a way to create family memory pages in less time and also for less money. You can save even more money using free printables like this week’s Free Easter and Spring-themed Project Life and Pocket Scrapbooking Printables. This article has links to 10 blogs and web sites that have free items that you can print to use as journaling and decorative cards for pocket scrapbooks.

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16. April 2014

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Mother Goose Scrapbook Page Idea from Graphic 45

Graphic 45 Mother Goose Scrapbook Page IdeaThe bright colors and patterns of the scrapbook page from Graphic 45 in this week’s new article, Mother Goose Scrapbook Page Idea from Graphic 45, are perfect for springtime and Easter scrapbooking. This article includes step by step instructions and precise measurements to help you recreate this layout or one like it for your own family scrapbook albums. Come see just how to make the journaling pocket with metal embellishments.

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16. April 2014

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Easter Scrapbooking Ideas and Free Easter Patterns

Egg HuntSpringtime means Easter scrapbooking. Pictures of baskets and bunnies, special church dresses and maybe even Easter bonnets inspire beautiful scrapbook pages. This week’s new article Easter Scrapbooking Ideas and Free Easter Patterns is filled with links to articles here on About.com that will give you great ideas and free designs for your special Easter scrapbook page layouts.

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31. March 2014

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Instagram Albums Made Easy Collection Review

Albums Made Easy Instagram AlbumHow many photos have you taken with Instagram? How many of those have you printed out and added to your scrapbook pages? If you are like most scrapbookers, Instagram photos are for online sharing and scrapbooking is for regular 4×6 inch standard pictures. With the new Instagram Albums Made Easy collection from We R Memory Keepers which I have reviewed this week, you can quickly and easily create beautiful themed albums with your Instagram photos. For my review, I showed the album and the supplies to a couple of non-scrapbookers to get their opinions on whether on not this would get them “scrapbooking.”

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29. March 2014

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Quick and Easy Scrapbook Page Idea from Theresa Collins Designs

Theresa Collins Scrapbook Page IdeaQuick and easy scrapbook pages give us inspiration to complete a scrapbook page for our family albums that is both stylish and takes little time to complete. This week’s new Quick and Easy Scrapbook Page Idea from Theresa Collins Designs uses notched paper “ribbons” as a scrapbook page background. The article has a free scrapbook page sketch and step by step instructions.

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25. March 2014

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The Card Punch 3×4 Round Corners from We R Memory Keepers – Review and Tutorial

We R Memory Keepers Card Punch 3x4One of the supplies that will make pocket-style scrapbooking quicker and possibly more fun is the Card Punch 3×4 from We R Memory Keepers. This review and tutorial shows you exactly how to use the punch and gives you some of its pro’s and con’s. Is this a new tool that you need to add to your scrapbook and paper crafting supplies? The answer to that may depend on how you are planning to use it. Come and see exactly what I mean in this week’s newest article here on About.com Scrapbooking.

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25. March 2014

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7 Optional Supplies for Pocket Scrapbooking You Will Want To Own

Card Punch Summary PhotoOne of the best things about the new trend of Pocket-Style Scrapbooking is that you do not need very many supplies to get started. Once you get going, however, there are 7 Optional Supplies for Pocket Scrapbooking You Will Want To Own. In this week’s new article, I break down for you a list of supplies that you might want to add to your stash when you endeavor to create a pocket scrapbook or try out Becky Higgins’ Project Life.

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