Paper Pumpkins for Fall or Halloween Decorating

Create your own paper pumpkins for fall or Halloween home decorating. Click here for the full tutorial. This one looks like a super fun and easy craft Halloween project to decorate your home this year. The kids and I are search the internet right now for fun ways to so decorate for Halloween this year. They all loved … [Read more...]

Halloween Creature Paper Gift Tags

Create your own Halloween Creature paper gift tags or scrapbooking embellishments. Choose from a mummy, a witch, a pumpkin, a black cat or Frankenstein monster.  You could even use your own creativity and change it up by creating ghosts, bats or scary little monsters. Click here for the full tutorial. Halloween is … [Read more...]

Making Your Own Scrapbook Photo Frames

When I found this tutorial late last night, my first thought was cool, my next thought was duh! This was such an amazing yet simple idea I just had to share it. Honestly I couldn't believe I hadn't thought of it before, but I hadn't. I was so excited someone else did. The concept is basically that of those paper … [Read more...]

Summer Photo Checklist

Summer is an excellent time of year for photography, but it can also be a hard time to remember to whip that camera out. Having the perfect photo for the perfect page is the key to scrapbooking. As scrapbookers our goal is to capture and record our families memories. Have a checklist is a great way to remember to capture … [Read more...]

Making Your Own Folded Paper Flowers

I just found this tutorial on how to make a Corner Bookmark with Kusudama Flower Dangle. It is such a fun idea for a gift, but I thought it would also be the perfect addition to a scrapbook page I am working on. Buying pre-made scrapbooking flowers can be expensive, but with this tutorial, a pair of scissors, some glue, … [Read more...]

Telling StoriesWith Scrapbooking

At it's core scrapbooking is all about telling stories. As a scrapbooker it is your job to tell your families stories to the generations to come. There are several ways to do this. Journaling is the most obvious, but you can also do it through the photographs you choose, the order in which you display them, and the … [Read more...]

Start Scrapbooking With Your Photos

With all the wonderful papers and embellishments available to purchase for scrapbooking, it is important to remember that the star of each and every scrapbook page you create should be your photos. Photos are the most important elements of our scrapbook pages. Therefore having great photos is important. Not every photo … [Read more...]

Scrapbook By Color

A great way to insure stunning scrapbook pages is to scrapbook by color. You will want to choose colors that match your photos and compliment each other to pull your scrapbook pages together. Most scrapbook stores will have their shops laid out by theme and then by color. I always like to take my photos with me when I go … [Read more...]

Creating Your First Scrapbook Page

Creating your first scrapbook page can be a little bit intimidating. Even after years of scrapbooking, I still find myself agonizing for hours over which papers and embellishments I should use with which photos on any given scrapbook page. Here are a few tips to help you create your first scrapbook page. Start With … [Read more...]