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  • Scrap Girls Club Exclusive: Simple Joys

    Scrap Girls Club Exclusive: Simple Joys

    Simple Joys by Elisha Barnett is filled with a bright, fresh palette including colors that will remind you of sunshine and sky! We asked Elisha what types of projects her club products would work well for. Here’s what she had to say: I see this club working well for masculine and feminine layouts, since it contains floral elements but also […]

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  • Gradient Map Magic

    Gradient Map Magic

    I love black-and-white photos for many reasons. Sometimes, a little less color helps to capture the mood of the moment better. Plus, some full color pictures are full of distractions. Removing the color helps us to focus on the expressions on the faces, the lines in the photo, etc. In this tutorial we’ll explore how […]

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  • Finding Customers for Your Scrap for Hire (S4H) Business

    Finding Customers for Your Scrap for Hire (S4H) Business

    Taking people’s photos and stories and designing a finished product they love is a rewarding experience for a digital scrapbook artist. I have been scrapping for others since 2008. I’ll share with you how my approach to getting customers has evolved over the years. To attract customers at Treasured Albums, my partner and I offered […]

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  • 5 Creative Ways to Use Word Art

    5 Creative Ways to Use Word Art

    The name says it all: Word art is word(s) plus art. It gives us an easy, convenient, and lovely way to give meaning to our pages. Sometimes, we don’t always know what words to use on layouts (beyond the date and name), so word art plays an important role in pushing our creativity toward the […]

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  • Scrap Girls SS Club Exclusive: Journal Junkie

    Scrap Girls SS Club Exclusive: Journal Junkie

    This month’s Scrap Girls ScrapSimple Club: Journal Junkies will help you create doodled embellishments and painted papers!The Creative Team has once again shown the versatility of the ScrapSimple Club – including a beautifully blended layout, a fun ‘girly’ page, a pretty spring green and purple layout, and a card!Layout by Joyce SchardtLayout by Andrea-Rose HuttonLayout by Shannon TrombleyCard by Monica LebsackNot […]

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  • Creating an Art Journal Layout Using Templates

    Creating an Art Journal Layout Using Templates

    When I first looked at Sherrie Piegdon’s May ScrapSimple Club, Journal Junkie, it was clear there were possibilities for an Art Journaling layout: the painted papers, the subject and style of the embellishments, the many layers… oh-so-many customizable layers! The embellishment pieces all come in three layers, as does the alpha. There is a newsprint […]

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  • Breaking Down the Layout #1 – Blending Video Tutorial

    Breaking Down the Layout #1 – Blending Video Tutorial

    Want to learn how one of our top designers tackles blending? Follow along with this video tutorial as Scrap Girls designer Brandy Murry breaks down how she created a beautiful digital scrapbooking layout!

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  • Jazzing Up a Title

    Jazzing Up a Title

    This month’s Scrap Girls Club by Sarah Batdorf, Abundant Life, is a beautiful selection of soft colors coupled with bold navy, teal, and gold accents. The club is a perfect representation of the soft gentleness of late spring, delicate flowers in full bloom, and a promise of summer around the corner. I couldn’t wait to […]

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  • Breaking Down the Layout #2 – Brushes Video Tutorial

    Breaking Down the Layout #2 – Brushes Video Tutorial

    Scrap Girls Designer Brandy Murry has another installment of Breaking Down the Layout in this great digital scrapbooking video tutorial! Join along to see how she creates a terrific layout using work art brushes.

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  • Scrap Girls Club Exclusive: Abundant Life

    Scrap Girls Club Exclusive: Abundant Life

    Abundant Life by Sarah Batdoft celebrates the spring colors of mint and blush, but adds a twist with the deep earthy colors of charcoal and gold, and the crisp, timeless combination of navy and white!  We asked Sarah what types of projects her club products would work well for. Here’s what she had to say: The May club would work well […]

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