Make It: Geometric Grid Scrapbook Page

Make your paper pop by featuring strong, eye-catching geometric shapes. If your patterned paper doesn’t feature that in its design, don’t worry, you can easily add some in Punch a prominent border, die-cute striking shapes, or add a little three-dimensional burst by folding the shape of our choice like Andrea Friebus did on her Love Our Family layout from 101+ Creative Ways to Use Your Scrapbook Supplies.

Love Our Family by Andrea Friebus from 101+ Creative Ways to Use Your Scrapbook Supplies

Love Our Family by Andrea Friebus from 101+ Creative Ways to Use Your Scrapbook Supplies


How to add geometric grid-work:

Step 1: Punch 1.5" circles from double-sided paper.

Step 1: Punch 1.5″ circles from double-sided paper.

Step 2: Punch 1" square, set in middle of circle and make score lines around square.

Step 2: Punch 1″ square, set in middle of circle and make score lines around square.

Step 3: Fold score lines inward. Remove square. Repeat with multiple circles. Line up circles together for quilted look.

Step 3: Fold score lines inward. Remove square. Repeat with multiple circles. Line up circles together for quilted look.

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16 Responses to Make It: Geometric Grid Scrapbook Page

  1. Gerri says:

    Like this look!

  2. Lisa Olcott says:

    I think I am going to try this. I love the look.

  3. mickey says:

    that is a good idea it look cool

  4. Natalie says:

    Love it! It looks like a mini quilt.

  5. Elaine says:

    I love this look. I wouldn’t have thought of it. I don’t have too many punches because they hurt my hand to punch.

  6. Dana says:

    LOVE this, must try it!!!

  7. Cathy Miller says:

    I really like this!! A must try!!

  8. Patricia says:

    That is oh so neat and easy but really looks like one has worked forever to make it. Wonderful

  9. Toni says:

    Such a fun, neat idea!! A must try for sure!!

  10. TracyM #6773 says:

    TOTALLY AWESOME!!!
    LOVE IT => Pinned for inspiration :)

  11. Shirley says:

    What a clever idea! Will try it on my next page!

  12. Joann says:

    I think this is a great idea. Really looks like a quilt and adds great dimension. I don’t have a 1 1/2″ circle punch or a 1″ square punch because they are hard on my hands but I used my cricut machine and was able to cut out a lot in a short time.

  13. Liza says:

    thanks!!! beautiful…

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  15. Carol Ann says:

    Thanka Melissa

  16. Pat W says:

    Looks cool. Thank you

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