Published: Sun, 19 Feb 2017 09:00:20 -0600
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 07:54:37 -0500A 'scrap' is a small piece of something. A scrapbook is an album or digital content in which a collection of graphic design samples are posted or kept as a reference material. It is a book with empty pages on which the graphic artist sticks or pastes small samples of graphic design works for future use. Items that can be found in a scrapbook include pictures, drawings, lettering styles, cut out pieces from magazines, posters, packages, labels, cartoons etc. Scrapbooking is the best way of preserving important information that would be relevant to the Graphic artist while attending to his duties. It is also an important aid that assists him in preserving his personal and family history.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:02:11 -0500From books to shoes, people like to get a testimony from another person of their experience with the product. People also want to hear about your experience as a Christian. Do you know a simple way to write your testimony? Check out these five easy steps.
Mon, 21 Sep 2015 10:17:55 -0500Are you a grandmother who would like to bypass these three Faithbooking barriers and push through to create your Spiritual Legacy so you can send your powerful message into the future? Then read this immediately.
Thu, 28 May 2015 07:49:37 -0500Mistakes and experience are two of the things that often help us learn lessons in life--the same is true in Faithbooking. Check out these 5 quick tips to help you be a more productive Faithbooker.
Fri, 02 Jan 2015 07:27:33 -0600Goals, goals, goals, you hear about them everywhere--especially at the beginning of the year. Three steps will help you attain the goal of Scrapbooking your Faith (Faithbooking.)
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:32:05 -0500Photo scanning is a great way to preserve your photos and organize them so they last for years to come. Digital Archivists at Doorstep Digital have observed the top 10 inexpensive methods for photo organization. After working with hundreds of clients over the years with their personal memorabilia, we've seen some great, low-cost methods for organizing your personal photos before you scan your photos.
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 07:08:06 -0600A Bakers twine or string is a unique accessory that had been used from tying up meat and bakery products, to decorating open spaces as an innovative artifact. Besides twine usages in bakery and decorations, they have been creatively used in the world of arts and crafts.
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 08:42:24 -0600We all love watching pictures of cute little babies. Babies are the perfect models; there is no such thing as a "bad pose" when they are the subject of any photograph. With a great photographic sense and some appropriate props, even a simple nap-time shot can melt million hearts. One of those master props would be a soft muslin cotton swaddling blanket, indeed!
Fri, 31 Jan 2014 09:09:40 -0600Are you looking for an exciting new hobby to pass your time with? Do you have some pictures lying around your house or just some old albums? Do you have just some little money to spend?
Mon, 27 Jan 2014 15:43:15 -0600Scrapbooking is more fun and efficient with the help of a die-cutting machine. They are perfect for helping to cut precise shapes and letters into fabric, paper, or similar types of materials.
Mon, 27 Jan 2014 14:18:26 -0600Scrapbooking leads us to many new discoveries along the way. But, we don't want those discoveries to involve preservation mistakes that destroy our work prematurely.
Sun, 29 Dec 2013 13:55:05 -0600Scrapbooking with color attentiveness has many benefits. Using the color red in particular can increase the amount of energy we feel for accomplishing feats and putting steps into action.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 07:38:57 -0600Gratitude projects, like scrapbooking projects, can be especially fun when they focus on what matters the most to you. Scrapbookers experimenting with each of these fields can actually combine them for more benefits and insight.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 07:36:29 -0600Paper crafting and scrapbooking skills are used in many ways throughout our education. Exploring these methods may prove useful for learning while crafting at home.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 07:21:08 -0600Scrapbooking conventions can be great opportunities to grow in your practice. Here are some useful tips that can help you gain the most from the experience.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 07:21:04 -0600Scrapbooking is a way to both inspire and improve your home management, lifestyle and more. Scrapbookers can experience many improvements with an open and creative mind.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 07:18:30 -0600Scrapbooking conventions and scrapbook expos propel scrapbookers to grow their paper crafting process. Knowing which direction they want to grow in can be a huge help.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 07:16:44 -0600Scrapbooking and paper crafting are usually practiced by women under these terms. As a consequence, participating men can be mocked. Is encouraging them a positive thing?
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 07:16:41 -0600Scrapbooking and paper crafting are hand intensive hobbies. Energetic changes can happen with consistent use of particular limbs according to experts. Is paper crafting exempt from this theory?
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 08:41:05 -0600Some people underestimate the power of getting ideas, they view them as invaluable. On the other hand there are people who have gotten to know the advantages of getting ideas for their projects. They get the ideas and add them to their own creativity to produce something beautiful.
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 14:42:10 -0600Scrapbooking is known as a specific paper crafting hobby, but many scrapbookers have more in common with the general population than previously thought. How can you benefit?
Wed, 30 Oct 2013 09:34:06 -0500People these days are looking for alternative ways to making some money. You can make some money doing something that you enjoy doing like gardening, painting and scrapbooking just to name a few. If your passion is scrapbooking then there are various ways to for you to make some money from your hobby.
Wed, 30 Oct 2013 09:29:54 -0500Scrapbooking is a hobby that has been done for some time now. No body knows when it first started but what we know is that people use scrapbooking to make memories of events they don't want to forget. Back in the day's people used simple black and white for their scrapbook pages but now textured and colored pages are used to create beautiful pages.
Tue, 24 Sep 2013 12:43:44 -0500The popularity of doing scrapbooks are mainly due to two things - art for art's sake and making use of one's free time. It can be a hobby to some people or an expression of creativity. In whichever way one do scrapbooking, the most important element is fun.
Wed, 11 Sep 2013 07:01:48 -0500Do you take road trips? If you do, how do you document the journey? Enjoy these tips for some ways to capture your journey while on the road.
Fri, 09 Aug 2013 07:38:40 -0500Back to school is upon us once again. For the kids, this means another year which comes with a lot of changes and firsts. From new teachers to growing up and getting older, every year is a new milestone to be proud of for school age children. For these reasons and more it is so important to make sure you capture what's special about this year. Here are 3 tips to make sure you don't miss a thing...
Wed, 10 Jul 2013 08:03:53 -0500If you are looking for ways to clear out your overflowing scrapbooking stash, then here are 12 ways. Destash, make room for more, reengergize and get back to scrapbooking!
Wed, 05 Jun 2013 12:42:26 -0500Does your printed image look drastically different from what you see on your monitor? Follow some of these tips to close the gap between screen and print.
Tue, 14 May 2013 11:37:28 -0500A tutorial on how to create your own designer envelopes using coordinating designer two-sided scrapbook paper and a scoreboard with a diagonal plate. Your friends and family will be so impressed!
Tue, 14 May 2013 10:07:57 -0500Today I'm going to explain to you how to use your Sizzix Big Shot Machine and framelits die cuts to make nice uniform shapes that you can use on your cards or scrapbook layouts. Framelits are a die cutters that allow you to see the shape you are cutting. The innovative, thin, wafer-like design of these dies lets you see where you're placing the design before you cut!
Tue, 14 May 2013 09:57:19 -0500A tutorial on how to use a border punch. These punches can be used to create embellishments for card making or scrapbook layouts. I'll explain how to create an even bordered image on your craft projects.
Tue, 14 May 2013 09:40:47 -0500Today I'm going to show you how to use a stamp scrub pad and stamping mist cleaner to clean water based ink off of your rubber stamps. I like to using water based ink markers to color on my foam rubber stamps and occasionally while I am stamping, I want to be able to change the color of the stamp to something different. I don't want to muddle up my colors and I do want to get a nice crisp color and a crisp image.
Thu, 02 May 2013 10:41:15 -0500How to use stamping write markers to create a multicolored image. This works best with very detailed images on a foam rubber stamp.
Fri, 26 Apr 2013 11:20:18 -0500Digital Scrapbooking is such a versatile medium for producing beautiful pages. This article shares seven simple steps showing you how to digital scrapbook a page in 10 minutes.
Wed, 10 Apr 2013 20:08:35 -0500There are many elements in scrapbooking and they all begin with the paper you use. This article breaks down the types, sizes, and styles of scrapbooking paper to help those who want to make an informed decision on how to put together their albums.
Thu, 14 Feb 2013 13:41:56 -0600Put together a scrapbook page that flows naturally as your eye does. Using a focal photograph can achieve a cohesive scrapbook album.
Wed, 13 Feb 2013 16:55:20 -0600If you're interested in creating scrapbooks then there's 4 simple steps you need to follow. In this article you'll discover what these steps are so you can start documenting those precious family memories in a few moments.
Tue, 18 Dec 2012 09:55:29 -0600Remember those days of carrying around armloads of photo albums in order to share your pictures with your family and friends? All in the past my friends!... Today, photo sharing allows you to upload your digital photos online and easily share them with others. You can then view these images using your personal computer, laptop, or even your camera phone...
Tue, 04 Dec 2012 14:02:37 -0600This looks easy! This is called digital scrapbook collage and it really is easy to do. Now, you may be thinking, "I thought collages were only for old fashioned hand scrappers and crafters!" You just need to remember, digital scrapbooks are everything scrapbooking has always aspired to be. In short, digital scrapbooks can do and be anything, so let your imagination run wild! Now that we have that out of the way, let's move right in to learning the 4 things you need to know to make this as simple as possible? Here we go:
Tue, 20 Nov 2012 12:12:38 -0600How can we teach our child/grandchild to have a grateful heart? Peruse the following 5 ways to create your one-of-a-kind Faithbook layout while subtly teaching your loved one about gratitude.
Mon, 05 Nov 2012 16:21:04 -0600Scrapbooking is gaining popularity across the globe as children and parents alike gather together to put their memories not just down on paper but all sorts of colourful cardboards with special scrapbooking supplies carefully dotted around. How do you think you would go at scrapbooking?
Fri, 21 Sep 2012 13:44:14 -0500Capture the fun, taxing, unforgettable joys of raising of your kids in an online memorybook. Digital Scrapbooking makes it so easy for you to save the unique moments in your kids lives. You can print or share these online memorybooks with friends and family.
Wed, 12 Sep 2012 14:08:06 -0500Scrapbooking is a wonderful hobby that many people enjoy working on. A wedding scrapbook is more than a simple album to hold a few pictures from that special day, it's a keepsake that holds the wonderful memories of a significant moment in time. To create a beautiful wedding keepsake, it's important to consider different scrapbook layouts to keep everything neat and in order.
Tue, 14 Aug 2012 13:43:24 -0500Both beginning and long-time scrapbookers are always looking for something new. Rhinestone scrapbooking stickers add some sparkle to your pages.
Thu, 02 Aug 2012 10:36:06 -0500Creating a Faithbook gives you the opportunity to inspire and encourage your loved ones today as well as those of future generations. Check out these seven writing tips to use when you are Scrapbooking your Christian Faith.
Thu, 19 Jul 2012 11:58:13 -0500Wondering why you should spend your time creating your Spiritual Legacy? Check out these 5 reasons for learning how to Faithbook.
Tue, 17 Jul 2012 15:09:36 -0500If you are planning to make scrapbooking an actual hobby and want to do it the right way there are many different supplies you will need. You might not need all of them, but the more supplies you can have the more fun you can have.
Tue, 17 Jul 2012 12:49:47 -0500The best things that people save are their memories and memories are priceless since they can take you back into the time of your life that even the modern science can't take you to. On top of that, keeping the memories of wedding alive is even more crucial since this is an event of your life that comes just once and changes your life forever.
Tue, 17 Jul 2012 11:59:59 -0500When doing a craft remember to use your stamps. There are many different types of stamps that are particularly suited to that craft.
Mon, 16 Jul 2012 11:31:42 -0500Do you have what it takes to start scrapbooking? Most people do, but lets go over some questions that will help you decide if you do have what it takes.
Thu, 05 Jul 2012 10:06:17 -0500This is a brief, informative article on 3 simple ways to create a good scrapbook page. Learn how to make scrapbooking easy!
Mon, 02 Jul 2012 11:02:53 -0500Each of us has an event or occasion that we cherish and want to hold onto that memory forever. These are scrapbook occasions. Often these are turning points in our life or special occasions that should be documented. A scrapbook can do this with only a few pages or it may take a hundred pages.
Tue, 19 Jun 2012 10:20:18 -0500Even with scrapbooking, hobbies can be a bit expensive and we all have to keep an eye on the budget. As we plan for our next scrapbook, our next memory book of family experiences, we need some tips on how to plan the pages, embellishments to make an attractive book without blowing the budget. This might be especially true for you these days but keeping our hobby expense is often a concern.
Mon, 18 Jun 2012 13:36:10 -0500A lot of scrappers today only know this hobby by using scrapbooking software and creating digital albums at our computers. Scrapbooking software can be privately creative or sharing their scrapbook with friends and acquaintances and can even start a new circle of friends.
Fri, 15 Jun 2012 15:26:21 -0500Eyelet lace is an integral part of craft making, scrapbooking and clothing design. It has many uses and can be included as a material that will significantly raise the value of the item you are making.
Fri, 15 Jun 2012 15:24:04 -0500Pinterest is an online social bookmarking and image- sharing site that allows you to share images from around the web with others. It's the coolest thing online, and it's perfect for scrapbookers! In this article I'll introduce you to Pinterest, and show you some ways to use it to enhance your scrapbooking.
Thu, 14 Jun 2012 15:07:31 -0500Cost of Scrapbook Supplies When you decide to start a scrapbook, the first thing that comes to mind is the cost of buying scrapbook supplies? And like most things, there's the good and bad news is that you have a great variety of choices for many albums, embellishments and accessories.
Mon, 11 Jun 2012 15:19:45 -0500Family Scrapbook - Growing up there were certain things that we were not allowed to go through without our mother or older sister being there. These things were so precious that I couldn't even touch some of them.
Thu, 07 Jun 2012 11:40:52 -0500Are you never quite sure what to bring to a scrapbooking crop so you end up bringing every supply in your crafting area with you? Or are you a first time cropper and have no idea what to bring to a crop? Whether you are going to a scrapbooking crop for a few hours or you are going for a whole weekend this article will provide you the 6 steps you need to take for a fun-filled and productive crop.
Fri, 25 May 2012 12:51:41 -0500Do you take lots of photos get them printed and keep them in a drawer? Do you enjoy being creative? Would you like to create something wonderful for yourself, loved ones and future generations? Read on, scrapbooking may just be for you!
Fri, 25 May 2012 10:49:51 -0500There are some great things you can do with material on your scrapbook pages. Material is a fantastic tool for your scrapbooking and very cost effective.
Thu, 24 May 2012 16:33:04 -0500Have you ever been in physical pain? Do you suffer from a chronic illness? Have you experienced the heart-ache of divorce or the loss of a loved one? Should you include the times of trials in your "Faithbook" (scrapbook about your faith)?
Thu, 17 May 2012 13:48:03 -0500Photo books are a great idea to give as gifts, especially for people who are hard to buy for because they don't need anything. When you order a photo book online, there are several templates and idea starters available to help you create a one-of-a-kind gift. Suggestions for photo book gift giving include wedding showers, graduations, anniversaries and family reunions. However, there are truly no limitations when deciding who to give these to. For instance, if you would like a photo book to document every birthday party or holiday that occurs in your household, then you have the option to do that. The photo keepsakes are also good ideas for birthday parties, or for capturing a certain year in a young child's life. By placing the photos in a custom photo book, you are actually bringing the pictures to life, which helps tell a personal story, instead of just capturing moments in time.
Fri, 04 May 2012 18:36:41 -0500Now is the time to get those old, tatty photos out of the shoe boxes and begin to scrapbook them. It is so important to tell the stories behind the photos before they are lost forever. What you learn about the photos will surprise you and give you so much pleasure. Why not start today. Get together with a friend and share ideas.
Thu, 03 May 2012 14:30:31 -0500Making something wonderful for mom for her special day doesn't take a lot of supplies, it just takes a bit of planning on your part. Taking a bit of time in planning your album first will make the perfect gift for your friends and family.
Mon, 30 Apr 2012 14:20:45 -0500Stationery paper can provide a great starting design for any scrapbook that can help you to craft fun pages, decide on basic layouts, inspire extraordinary captions, and more. This article will show you how to choose the correct stationery paper for your scrapbooking craft.
Thu, 19 Apr 2012 10:11:56 -0500Scrapbooking can be very expensive by the time you purchase the supplies needed just to make that one album! You look at the expenses for everything from the album to the paper to the embellishments; you end up stopping before you begin! There are things you can use at home to help you save a bit of money on this craft, instead of spending a bunch of money on "memories"!
Wed, 18 Apr 2012 16:59:17 -0500Learning to scrapbook from scratch does not take a lot, just a few easy tips to help you along the way! Scrapbooking your memories is what the important part is, not spending the most money on your supplies! Keep things that are left over from other projects will help to make your projects more one of a kind, versus what everyone else is doing! Save money by buying kits and making the album be your own design instead of what the directions are showing! there are many things you can do to make your albums be from scratch!
Wed, 18 Apr 2012 10:36:33 -0500Memories are like treasures and are very precious. Depending of the occasion, you may laugh or cry, but memories should be cherished and kept sacred. What better way to do that then too place your memories in your very own scrapbook. You can use scrapbooks to bring the past and the present together with imagination and creativity.
Mon, 16 Apr 2012 10:44:28 -0500When we get married we want to capture the memories in every way possible. What better way to do that than to create a beautiful wedding scrapbook. Now creating your own wedding scrapbook can be time consuming, but it can be fun as well. In fact it's something that you and your spouse can do together giving your scrapbook a personal touch. Below I will share some ideas on how to get started.
Fri, 13 Apr 2012 14:33:25 -0500If you are a scrapbooker you know why scrapbooking is stressful. You see so many scrapbook opportunities and even make notes about the pages you will make, but alas you cannot possibly keep up with all the pages you need to make. It seems so overwhelming that it scares you into a standstill!
Thu, 12 Apr 2012 14:35:40 -0500In the old days, before photo books, we used to save our photographs loose in drawers and in old shoeboxes. If we were particularly motivated, we might buy a photo album and mount our favorite pictures between its covers. When we wanted to browse through them or share them with friends, we had only to drag the box or album down off the shelf and pass it around, to start reminiscing about the past.
Fri, 06 Apr 2012 09:38:18 -0500What size of albums do you need to be working on - how many photos fit on one page - and what size of albums in the first place? When you are first starting out - you have to look at the size of albums and what all you are going to do with it. If you take a bit of time to answer a few questions you can get the perfect size of album for your scrapbooking project - each and every time!
Mon, 02 Apr 2012 13:04:42 -0500Looking for easy scrapbook ideas that won't take you hours to complete? Well, here's your solution. This article offers five simple scrapbooking layout suggestions to highlight your photos and make your family's stories shine.
Fri, 30 Mar 2012 16:17:17 -0500From St. Jude Children's Hospital comes a study revealing that scrapbooking provides much deeper benefits than the attractive collection of photos and memorabilia.
Fri, 30 Mar 2012 13:35:04 -0500Things you can do with scraps left over from some of your scrapbook projects, all to help save you money! Times are hard right now, using scraps not only helps to save money, but using scraps helps the environment by not throwing things away you can actually use. By using scraps with your paper piecing patterns, punches, die cuts and things - your projects will truly will reflect you!
Thu, 22 Mar 2012 15:49:17 -0500Our life here on Earth is limited and it passes at an unbelievable speed. But God has given us a responsibility to accomplish while we are here on Earth. Don't die before you do this.
Tue, 20 Mar 2012 06:59:44 -0500Scrapbooking's first heyday was during the Victorian period. Die cuts were popular scrapbook embellishments at that time. These vividly colored and beautifully detailed paper scraps are popular today with scrapbookers and ephemera collectors alike. Read about the history of die cuts and how you can use them in your projects.
Mon, 19 Mar 2012 15:05:56 -0500I know how it goes... When you first got rolling with scrapbooking, you were bursting at the seams with fun ideas. Every birthday, every outing and every event turned into the perfect occasion for a scrapbook. But now, once you've been scrapbooking for some time, the ideas seem to have vanished. You've got heaps and heaps of pictures, but no idea what to do with them - and no motivation to come up with your own scrapbooking ideas.
Mon, 12 Mar 2012 15:49:15 -0500Having a beautiful and creatively arranged scrapbook is only half of the equation when saving precious memories for the future. No matter how many cute cut-outs, colorful ribbons or clever layouts you use, if the photographs you're displaying aren't well composed or appealing, the scrapbook page will be a flop. Fortunately you don't have to be a professional photographer or have the most expensive state of the art camera to take great pictures. The truth is that most digital cameras, regardless of the brand or price, offer about the same image quality. What makes the difference between an okay snapshot and a truly amazing photo is the eye behind the view finder.
Tue, 28 Feb 2012 20:04:55 -0600More journaling ideas - other than the traditional box of writing on your layouts. This article is all about ideas to get you even further in your scrapbooking.
Thu, 23 Feb 2012 13:14:10 -0600Journaling is the words written, such as who, what, why, where and when of the photos you take. Look back at photos from long ago, all you have is the people in the photos; no names, or what they were doing, why they were there, or the date of the photos in the first place.
Wed, 15 Feb 2012 08:25:13 -0600Scrapbooking is a great way to protect and preserve precious family memories and photographs for years of viewing enjoyment, and for many people, scrapbooking provides a welcome creative outlet and an enjoyable hobby. But there are others who don't have the time required to create dozens of from-scratch pages, or lack the interest and aptitude for arranging artistic page layouts. For those who want beautiful scrapbook pages without spending hours of time and creative energy to create them, scrapbooking kits just may be the answer for you.
Tue, 14 Feb 2012 09:57:05 -0600Want to check out some tropical scrapbooking materials since they are in such high demand these days? Find out why over here.
Fri, 10 Feb 2012 09:57:37 -0600Rubber stamps are a versatile and beautiful way to add that finishing contact to scrapbook pages, cards, or any other paper project you are working on. Today's line of rubber stamps and ink pads is far distinct than what you may think of as a stamp. Consider a few of the following ideas to enhance those scrapbook pages:
Thu, 09 Feb 2012 17:20:54 -0600Here is a guide which would help you with your scrapbook. When you begin to work on your project, there should be some things to consider, such as; the reason for making it, size and style of an album, and the materials which will be needed to complete it. It is essential that you think of the easiest and the most cost effective way to complete your project.
Tue, 07 Feb 2012 15:35:00 -0600You know the feeling; it's been a long week, there's been no "me" time and certainly no scrapbooking time and IT'S NOT FAIR!! Today we will look at the three elements we need to consider in creating time to scrap.
Tue, 07 Feb 2012 14:43:06 -0600Scrapbooking can be quick and easy with these five tips. Get organized, be inspired and scrapbook those pages in 30 minutes or less.
Fri, 03 Feb 2012 09:28:37 -0600Usually if you love to scrapbook you will have tons of leftover scrapbooking paper. So what can you do about this? Well in this article I will show you how to make use of this paper scraps to make wonderful creations. You then will be convinced and never look at leftover paper the same again!
Thu, 12 Jan 2012 16:09:51 -0600Scrapbooking is a wonderful hobby especially when you involve the process of dies and die cutting. There are a few differences you need to know though before starting. This article will help you understand those differences between the following dies: Spellbinders Nestabilities, Quickutz Nesting Dies, as well as Sizzix Framelits.
Wed, 11 Jan 2012 14:34:50 -0600If you are learning how to scrapbook, I have some good news and some bad news. The good news is that this is a fun hobby, and there really is no wrong way or right way to make your layout pages. The bad news is that since there is no clear cut way to do things, it can take some time until you find your own scrapbooking groove - it's a matter of trial and error, and over time, you will develop your own style and way of doing things. I do have a few suggestions, however, that will help you learn the ropes. In this article, I would like to talk to you about the essential scrapbooking supplies that you will need to begin working on your albums.
Tue, 10 Jan 2012 09:37:20 -0600Scrapbooking embellishments come in hundreds of different materials, styles and colors. They can include anything from ticket stubs and playbills to ribbon, lace and stickers. If you can glue it to a scrapbooking page, you can use it as an embellishment.
Wed, 04 Jan 2012 09:11:31 -0600What is craft and what is art? How do you view scrapbooking?
Thu, 29 Dec 2011 14:20:56 -0600Making a scrapbook is like having a treasure chest and recording of all the events that were important to you over a period of time. When you save pictures and items from the events you attended it allows you to enjoy the experience again.
Tue, 27 Dec 2011 20:38:43 -0600There are two main steps for scrapbooking and the first is by far the most important--organizing your photos. With the right tools, you can organize easily, efficiently, and ideally, not have to look at a picture more than once.
Tue, 27 Dec 2011 13:47:47 -0600It is a great idea to keep your pictures in a photo album whether it is for your personal use, for sharing or display. Unfortunately not all photo albums are created equal. Here are some pros and cons of the various types of photo albums to help you choose the best way to keep your precious photos safe and well preserved.
Tue, 27 Dec 2011 11:09:08 -0600When we are faced with an event or happening, we are given the choice to ignore or acknowledge it. The natural thing that we do is to instantly discard sad thoughts or events and we cling to happy and memorable events. If you are not the type that clings to everything even if it is good memories, then you have a serious problem. But if you are the type that sees the good things in simple events, for sure you keep something that will remind you of that specific event.
Fri, 23 Dec 2011 10:38:00 -0600Family photos are often the thing most people think about when they think of the one possession they would most regret losing. To make sure yours stay in top shape, here are some tips from a professional photo archivist to help make your personal and family memories last.
Wed, 21 Dec 2011 11:38:29 -0600If you want to try digital scrapbooking but don't have a clue how to get started, My Memories Suite digital scrapbooking software, which was truly fun for me to review, is a great place to get your feet wet. The publisher just released version 3, with new functions and features for creating one-of-a-kind scrapbook albums or photo books.
Tue, 13 Dec 2011 09:25:16 -0600Like an artist, a scrapbooker must get inspired. For some it's a picture or an event, others are inspired by aisles in a scrapbook supply store or listening to their favorite song. Remember, Our album is the art gallery and the blank pages are the canvas. Many scrapbookers run into what I call a page block, you know the times when you stare blankly at a page and come up with nothing. That's when its time to start tapping into your scrapbooking layout ideas...