Category Archives: Saturday Scraplift

Saturday Scraplift Scrapbook Challenge: Extracting Dimension

Extracting dimension from your photographs to create interesting and attractive scrapbook pages is one of the treats of working with Photoshop. A DD gallery newcomer, Debby Todd, used a fun extraction to add interest to this fun layout: It’s so … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Something for Everyone

When I chose Carmel’s (caapmun) terrific page for this week’s Saturday Scraplift Challenge, several elements caught my eye: the monochromatic palette, the photo spread over two long rectangles, and the circles. As you can see below, her page prompted three … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift Scrapbooking Challenge: Bold is Beautiful

Hello!  I’m glad you’re here.  The Saturday Scraplift is one of my favorite challenges and this week we are lifting this beautiful page by our fearless leader, Katie. Bold move, don’t you think? Katie’s page is so pretty with her … Continue reading

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A Saturday Scraplift Scrapbooking Challenge-It’s a Line Up!

Happy Saturday! I have been admiring this page by Susan (Home in Ottawa) for quite a while and I am pleased to feature it as the Saturday Scraplift this week. Susan’s carefully chosen line up of layered elements caught my … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift Scrapbook Challenge: Simple but Profound

Sometimes, it’s the most simple scrapbook layouts that are the most profound and even the most beautiful. Our friend Heidi (anxela) is well known for her beautiful, simple layout style. Her recent page “What Love Looks Like” caught my eye … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Colors That Pop

I love color – there, I said it! It interests me that some scrappers confess to having a hard time using color in their layouts. I’d have to say I have more trouble using neutrals. And I really love a … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift Scrapbook Challenge: Diagonal Flow

When I look through my DD favorites folder, a lot of diagonal lines jump out at me! I find that I am consistently attracted to pages with a strong upper left to lower right design. Sylvia used the principle of … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift Scrapbooking Challenge: Front and Center

This week I chose this page by Sharon (sharongrey8) as this week’s Saturday Scraplift. It is such a beautiful page both in it’s simplicity and in it’s details.  I thought Sharon’s page was a good choice this week not only … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: CT Spotlight Scraplift

Today is the fifth Saturday in November, so that means it’s time for another CT Spolight Scraplift. This week we’re lifting the talented Pam (blkcow). Pam lives on a ranch in Montana, which is pretty far removed from my home … Continue reading

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Saturday Scraplift: Design Principles

One thing I love about scrapbooking is learning more about design in the process of preserving our family’s memories. Principles of design are concrete ideas that I can wrap my head around to improve the look of my layouts. The … Continue reading

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