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Saturday Scraplift: Create Drama with Angles

If you want to add instant energy and movement to your scrapbook page, try experimenting with angles as Lindsay (bessysue581) did in the cool page we’re lifting this week. I love the vibrant colors Lindsay pulled from the cute photo … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Borders and More

For the longest time, I’ve been a fan of the page-within-a-page look. The clever design principle appeals to my eye, and it’s almost like getting two pages in one. The striking striped border on Sharon’s (justbnsharon) page caught my attention … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Go Big for Impact

When I’m doing a travel album, I normally don’t design a title page and cover until I’ve done all the interior pages. I feel like I need to work with my photos for a while before deciding what I want … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Layers + Brushwork

I love the look of layers and brushwork, but I wouldn’t consider them my strong suits. Maybe that’s why I’m drawn to a page that incorporates both of them well – Anke’s page, for instance. She created strong vertical and … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: The Large and the Small of It

Sometimes you have a photo that just cries out to be large and in charge on your page. That’s the sort of photo on DeLisa’s (DELISAK) great page. She and her husband were in Death Valley during the super bloom … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Layering Patterned Papers

I love patterned paper – have ever since I was a paper scrapper many moons ago. I know it’s not always the easiest element for scrappers to use, but this week’s Saturday Scraplift should help with that issue. Trisha (trishaf) … Continue reading

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Fifth Saturday CT Spotlight Scraplift

Today’s fifth Saturday CT Spotlight Scraplift is all about Agnieszka (Arte Banale) whose brilliantly creative work is sure to inspire some gorgeous pages from the community. She certainly inspired her fellow creative team members – the hard part was settling … Continue reading

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SATURDAY SCRAPLIFT: WHIMSY AND BRUSHWORK

When I grow up, I want to use brushes like Debbie (dfwest) does. Her signature style is almost a textbook in the skillful manipulation of brushes to support a page; every layout is worthy of study. When Debbie began posting … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: A Patchwork Quilt

I love quilts; I think it’s the geometric shapes and combination of colors, but I’ve always loved them. I’m not a quilter, but it’s easy enough to create a quilt design with digital supplies. That’s probably why I was immediately … Continue reading

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Creative Team Spotlight Scraplift

When the fifth Saturday rolls around, you know what that means: we’re spotlighting one of our talented Creative Team members. This month, we’re turning the spotlight on Brenda (bbe). Browsing through Brenda’s gallery reminded me how creative and versatile a … Continue reading

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