Miscellaneous

  • Art Journaling: Inspiration From Past Artwork

    Art Journaling: Inspiration From Past Artwork

    Mothers Day is coming soon. Looking through my art journals, I came across a page that I made a few years ago that I wanted to expand upon for this tutorial. I wanted to create a scene that reminded me of my Mom’s true essence and her favorite perfume, Shalimar. As a child, I always […]

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  • Drop Shadows in Photoshop Touch

    Drop Shadows in Photoshop Touch

    Spring is in the air. In the Pacific Northwest where I live, that means the rain slows down for just a bit and allows us all to come out of hibernation to enjoy a bit of sunny weather. Just north of us, in the Skagit Valley, a tulip festival is held every year. Tulips are […]

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  • Photo Editing with Snapseed

    Photo Editing with Snapseed

    If you’ve ever taken a tour through the Google Play or iTunes App Store, you’ve probably noticed the thousands of apps available. Sometimes it’s hard to know where to look or what to choose. My favorite app category is the photo category. A great photo app can take a mediocre photo to great with just […]

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  • Using Templates to Create a Hybrid Scrapbook Layout!

    Using Templates to Create a Hybrid Scrapbook Layout!

    I adore the floral, natural patterns of the Among Wildflower templates.  I had a lot of fun pulling this layout together using elements from the template set and some of the embellishments from my stash. I started out with the ScrapSimple Digital Layout Templates: Triangulated, because I liked the idea of using a combination of […]

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  • Dramatically Lower Prices on All Our Commercial Use Products!

    Dramatically Lower Prices on All Our Commercial Use Products!

    We overhauled the Commercial Use section of our Boutique and we now have two commercial licensing options! We introduced an economical Scrap for Hire license for smaller creative businesses. At the same time, we significantly reduced the price of our regular Commercial Use products. Our Commercial Use products can now be found under the Commercial/Pro License section […]

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  • Printable Easter Cards

    Printable Easter Cards

    Easter has always been one of my favorite holidays! My grandparents moved to Florida when I was just five years old and we would visit them at Easter time every other year. It was the only holiday we were able to spend with them, so it’s always been special to me. Now that I’m an […]

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  • A Hybrid Layout from a Digital Layout Template

    A Hybrid Layout from a Digital Layout Template

    Here’s a quick tutorial on using a digital template to create a hybrid layout. To start out I took the ScrapSimple Digital Layout Templates: On the Diagonal and printed out copy of the png onto 8.5×11 printer paper.  Then I cut it apart along the lines of the diagonal “patterned paper” sections.  I used these […]

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  • Money Saving Option for Photography, Craft, and Scrap for Hire businesses!

    Money Saving Option for Photography, Craft, and Scrap for Hire businesses!

    We have exciting news for anyone who uses Scrap Girls products for their small business! In March, we introduced a new licensing option that makes it much more affordable to use our supplies to kick-start your creative business endeavors. We now have a Scrap for Hire/Scrap for Others/Craft Use License that is only 25% more than our […]

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  • Text Layers in Photoshop Touch

    Text Layers in Photoshop Touch

    My daughter inherited my creative spirit, so each year when her birthday rolls around, her birthday party theme ideas are unique and often rarely found in a store. Thank goodness for all my Scrap Girls supplies! Without them, party planning at our house would be impossible. This year, she wants a rainbow cupcake party so […]

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  • Art Journaling

    Art Journaling

    For years, digital scrapbooking has been my means of recording memories for my family as well as a form of relaxation and creative expression. It has served to record specific events, to highlight favorite photos, and has been a way to just get those photos off the hard drive! I love every aspect of what […]

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