Tag Archives: Creating Keepsakes

Scrapbook How-to: Color Buttons for an Accent

Every new button-down shirt comes with at least one extra button or a pack of extra buttons that you’ll most likely toss in a drawer. Time to dig those buttons out of that drawer! Gather your spare, light colored shirt … Continue reading

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Scrapbook How-to: Create Snipped Blooms

Need some playful blossoms? Scatter these cuties across your page! The simple design makes these blooms a snap to make en masse for a summertime layout. Notice how Davinie Fiero’s flowers are positioned on a busy background and they still … Continue reading

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Scrapbook How-to: Create a Faux Ribbon Pleat

Love the look of pleats but don’t want to spend that much time? You can get this same look on your layout. First, you will need to cut squares from cardstock, about 2″ x 2″. Once you’ve done that, go … Continue reading

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Scrapbook How-to: Create Hot Glue Masks

Hot glue is much more than an adhesive. It can be a fun tool in your mixed media kit. Like Kim Watson did on her Live for Today layout in Mixed Media, Vol. 2, you can create custom masks using … Continue reading

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Scrapbook 10-Minute Tricks: Clear Stamps

See the true creative potential in your clear stamps. From bending them to cutting them, these quick tricks will have you seeing your clear stamps in a whole new light! Maggie Holmes used three creative stamping ideas on her Pretty … Continue reading

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