Category Archives: Saturday Scraplift

A Blocked Background Saturday Scraplift

In her beautiful layout, Nightie-Night, Sharon (justbnsharon) showed us how much a blocked background can add to a photo and a layout. Her sweet photo is further enhanced by the colors and details she added behind it. (Don’t you love … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Across the middle

This week’s inspiration is a very, very special page created by Sarah (aka Sterkeurs) for her grandmother (who sounds like an amazing lady): There was so much inspiration here, from the placement of the photo on the side with its … Continue reading

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Inspired by Typography: Saturday Scraplift Challenge

Typography, subway art, chalk…. these are scrapbooking techniques that are really on trend! Our DD community member Dawneephay recently posted a set of pages that feature great use of typography and fonts.   The pages celebrate the recent births of … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Grounding a Photo

I have to confess to being partial to the page we’re lifting this week. It was designed by my daughter-in-law Karen (oswegograd) and features my handsome grandson. Beyond those merits, however, lie a strong design and great use of color … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: If Only They Could Talk

Have you met Carl?  With the help of his owner, Carol (oldbag165), we have been educated and entertained with fun stories about Carl through his scrapbook journal.  This wonderful page is part of a two page spread and just begs … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Telling Your Story

I love it when it’s my turn for the Saturday Scraplift Challenge! It’s fun to look through the gallery for a layout that inspires me and will inspire others as well. This week I chose a layout by Marye, Bonus … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: All in a Row

I was one of many people taken in by this darling page by laralasvegas. The selective coloring, the row of images and the great story were all very well put together. This page was posted for the Story Challenge this … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Colors, Photos, Embellishments, Action!

You just can’t go wrong with a color scheme of red, white, and blue. It’s great for Fourth of July pages as well as nautical layouts like Jana Holden’s (jlholden15) Lighthouses by the Sea. I was drawn to Jana’s page … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Extra dimensions

This wonderful and very clever page by Amson (aka Carolyn) was created for the mask challenge, and she certainly made a standout layout for that. But there is lots of other fantastic inspiration here as well as the masking. You … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Let the Layering Begin!

Today is the fifth Saturday of the month, so we’re lifting one of our own CT members: Carolynn (mamabean). Carolynn’s signature layering is immediately recognizable in the gallery and invites close study. Her use of embellishments and brushes is impeccable … Continue reading

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