Preserve your memories and family history
Whether you're a beginning or avid scrapbooker, this easy-to-understand guide gives you expert tips for taking great pictures; organizing and storing your photos; and creating attractive pages using color, borders, and more. Create beautiful albums to pass on to future generations!
Discover how to
- Choose the right tools
- Select a color concept
- Create a layout grid
- Add borders and journaled elements
|Publisher:||Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated|
|Sold by:||Barnes & Noble|
|File size:||1 MB|
About the Author
Joan Wines, PhD, is a scrapbooking consultant and assistant coordinator of the Great American Scrapbook Convention.
Table of ContentsIntroduction.
About This Book.
Icons Used in This Book.
Where to Go from Here.
Chapter 1: Previewing the Scrapbook Scene.
Getting Set to Scrapbook.
Highlighting Photos in Your Scrapbooks.
Snapping great photos.
Enhancing the photos you have.
Taking care of your treasures.
Choosing Proper Materials and Tools.
Albums and page protectors.
Telling a Story with Your Scrapbook.
Chapter 2: Creating a Unified Style with Colors and Materials.
Creating Your Color Palette.
Understanding the basics of color.
Applying color concepts to scrapbooking.
Establishing your scrapbook color scheme.
Exploring the Wonderful World of Papers.
Bringing together papers and photos page by page.
Creating a dummy.
Chapter 3: Laying Out and Completing Your Scrapbook Pages.
Playing Scrapbook Tic-Tac-Toe: Creating a Grid for Your Layout.
Composing the Layout Step by Step.
Framing pages with borders.
Creating journaled elements.
Placing layout items on the grid.
Putting extra items to good use.
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