Embossing powder can be used in conjunction with rubber stamped images to create a raised hard stamped image that will be permanent on most surfaces that can be heated. All embossing powders are made of melt-able enamel in powder form. The primary differences in embossing powder are: color, finish and coarseness. Color is an aesthetic […]
Scrapbooking seems like a supply-intense hobby, one that requires you to invest hundreds of dollars before you can even get started. But that’s simply not true. You can get started scrapbooking with a minimum of supplies – things that can be found at any craft store. Grab these five items, and you’re ready to start […]
Do you want to learn to create lasting and memorable keepsakes that show your unique and personal artistic skill? Scrapbooking is a fantastic craft that allows your creative side to go wild. You can do so much more than just placing photographs in an album. Not only do you have your one-of-a-kind photos to work with, but also you can assemble your scrapbooks with virtually an unlimited array of embellishments to jazz them up. Adding embellishments to your scrapbooks will most certainly add interest, dimension and color, making your album distinctively yours.
You might be used to mounting photographs on the black pages of your scrapbook, or creating the most exquisite labels by hand. However, those days have long been forgotten. With this unique approach of scrapbooking, people can now say goodbye to those bulky supplies of hole punchers and random embellishments. Thanks to the advanced hands of technology, people have now been introduced to the concept of digital scrapbooking.
Scrapbooks are some of your family’s most precious treasures. They are a legacy for generations to come. Did you know that some of the most widely used hand embellishments can ruin your favorite scrapbook forever? There are many ways you can create a unique, natural scrapbooks that will keep the memories of your gardening experiences alive and to be passed on to members of your family and friends for years to come.
You’ve decided to get started in scrapbooking, and you’re very excited. You research as much as you can, then head off to the scrapbook or craft supply store and buy the scrapbooking books and supplies you know you need. But problems begin when you get home and start trying to organize your numerous materials.
Before you head to the store, decide on what theme you want to do. This will prevent you from being tempted to buy pretty materials which don’t have anything to do with your theme. List down details such as the number of pictures you might use, the main colours of your pictures and bring them to the store with you. Using this list, you can mix colours of papers and other embellishments to match your theme.
The number of people who practice scrapbooking is soaring. The roots of modern scrapbooking took place in Greece. Back in ancient times the practice of scrapbooking was called Hyponemata. The Greeks would place their thoughts feelings and ideas in a notebook. This is the first recorded instance of the practice and it appears that the […]
The unique qualities of clear acrylic stamps make them a perfect choice for scrapbooking. Stamping on scrapbook pages has always been a challenge. Placing the stamp and avoiding excess ink are a few of the concerns that keep most scrapbookers from trying stamping techniques on their page layouts, but now with the availability of clear […]