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Coffee Filter Background

LeAnn gives us a great tip to create a simple embossed background for a page layout using coffee filters.  This works great on cards too! Click play on the video above or go here:  http://www.mycraftchannel.com/shows/Scrapbook-Expo/Frugal-Friday—Coffee-Filters/

 

Butterfly Brag Bag Class from Clear Scraps

WOW!  Your friends with this amazing Clear Scraps Butterfly Garden Brag Bag album. Clear Scraps has taken two hot mediums, acrylic and chipboard, to create one great album.  Learn many new techniques on how to work with acrylic and chipboard. Ink it, stamp it and even emboss it. This is a full 8.5×5.5 album with 5 pages (10 total […]

Digital Double Page Layout Tip

by Patty, The Digital Scrapbook Teacher To scap faster you can create a double wide scrapbook page.   To do this use a 24 x 12 template or create your own 24 x 12 blank page (File>New>Blank File).   After you have created the page you will need to cut it in half so that it can be […]

10 (or more) Ways to Use: Hexagons

Hexagons are so popular right now.  Here are some different ideas on how to use them on scrapbook pages and cards:   1.  Misted background:   2. Behind a photo:   3.  Inside a frame:   4.  As a focal point:   5.  Patchwork background:   6.  As photos:   7.  Around a sentiment:   […]

Paper Bead Bracelet Tutorial

By Monique Liedtke of My Little Shoebox   As much as I love to create layouts and cards, sometimes I love to create something else more! So for today I chose to show you how to create paper beads to make a bracelet.   Let’s get started!   First we start creating the paper beads. […]

Mini Scrapbook Tutorial

By Jess Mutty of Fancy Pants Designs It doesn’t take a ton of time OR supplies to create a fun mini album. Today, I am showing you how to make a small album that has pages created with just one sheet of 12×12 paper. It is big enough for small square photos (hello, Instagrams!) but […]