Tag Archives: templates

  • Mixing Up ScrapSimple Template Sets

    Mixing Up ScrapSimple Template Sets

    Change isn’t always a good thing, but when it comes to this month’s ScrapSimple Club, it can be fabulous! You can get a lot of scrapping mileage from the different Art Journaling Template sets included in the club. This tutorial will show how mixing templates can give you tons of new scrapping options. By combining […]

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  • Shadows Make All the Difference!

    Shadows Make All the Difference!

    Cherise Oleson’s March ScrapSimple Club: Painted Collage filled me with nostalgia for my paper scrapping days. Her textures and organic shapes are just beautiful! Much of digital scrapping involves blending and masking, which are obviously digital techniques. But sometimes I miss those straightforward scrapping techniques that made paper scrapping fun, like layering paper on paper and […]

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  • Scrap Girls SS Club Exclusive: Painted Collage

    Scrap Girls SS Club Exclusive: Painted Collage

    We asked Cherise Oleson what kinds of layouts she pictured for her new ScrapSimple Club, and we think you’re going to love her answer! “I think the obvious choice would be children’s layouts and layouts about spring and nature, such as trees, sun, ladybugs, butterflies, etc. But I found that this club worked really well for a variety of layouts, […]

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  • Scrap Girls SS Club Exclusive: Just a Little Love

    Scrap Girls SS Club Exclusive: Just a Little Love

    Our ScrapSimple Club designers wanted to give you more than just a “lovey-dovey” kit of hearts and flowers, so they used Valentine’s Day as a “jumping-off point.” We think you’ll go head-over-heels for the goodies Ginny Whitcomb and Jennifer Ziegler created in their club, Just a Little Love. “We took icons like hearts and flowers and made […]

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  • Fun With Photo Masks

    Fun With Photo Masks

    Designer Angie Briggs started the New Year off for us with her delightful ScrapSimple Club: Capturing Moments — full of amazing products perfect for any type of photo. Although I’m familiar with all of the products in this club, I discovered that by going beyond my usual layering and clipping, I could achieve some fabulous […]

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  • Introduction to the Daily Life Templates

    Introduction to the Daily Life Templates

    Don’t miss this series of great videos by designer Susie Roberts on the Scrap Girls YouTube Channel walking you through using her “Daily Life” Template sets. Intro to the Daily Life Templates: How to use the Daily Life Templates: Daily Life Pockets and Stitching: Daily Life Partitions: Daily Life Stitched Grids: SaveSave SaveSave

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  • 3 Ways to Use Overlay Templates

    3 Ways to Use Overlay Templates

    Scrap Girls ScrapSimple Paper Templates line includes some fabulously grungy paper and overlay templates that you can mix and match to create a variety of incredible papers! In this tutorial, I’ll show you some easy ways to combine and color paper templates. I started each paper by using a solid color overlay (Blending mode: Overlay) for the […]

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  • 3 Steps to Eraser Stamping

    3 Steps to Eraser Stamping

    Eraser stamping is a popular technique that is showing up in everything from scrapbooking to clothing to children’s crafts. Basically, you take some paint or ink and use the end of a pencil to stamp it onto paper. Using multiple colors of paint or ink, and several different pencils adds layers of interest. Eraser stamping […]

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  • Scrap Girls SS Club Exclusive: My Favorite

    Scrap Girls SS Club Exclusive: My Favorite

    Sometimes, it feels so good to just go back to the basics. For scrapbookers, “the basics” is usually reminiscent of what we experienced at a paper scrapping crop session. Hauling boxes and totes of supplies, we created masterpieces with inkpads and stamps, rich textures, swirly ribbons, and confetti sprinkles. We also came away with sticky fingers, mistakes that […]

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  • Fast and Fun Calendar to start the new year

    Fast and Fun Calendar to start the new year

    If the new year is near and you’re wondering how you can easily design and print next year’s calendar fast, wonder no more! Every year, I buy digital calendar templates and get quickly overwhelmed by the number of layouts needed to finish the project. Then it dawned on me – I can showcase already-completed layouts […]

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