Tag Archives: tutorial

  • Reflected Text in PSE

    Reflected Text in PSE

    I’ve got a fun technique to share with you today – making a title that looks like it has a reflection. Reflected Text is quick and easy, and it’s the perfect way to finish so many different layouts. First, create a new document for your layout. Type your title. Then use the shortcut Ctrl+J (Cmd+J […]

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  • Identifying the Light Source in Digital Elements

    Identifying the Light Source in Digital Elements

    Slight changes can make a big difference in how our digital scrapbook pages look. For example, the more we develop as digital scrappers, the more we realize how important shadows are in presenting a realistic page. Where we place our shadows and the type of shadows we use can make subtle but important differences in […]

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  • Scrap Girls Project Life 2015

    Are you ready for a yearlong scrapping challenge? Join us on the Scrap Girls Forum for Project Life 2015! While the name of this challenge has evolved over the past nine years, the basic concept remains the same. The goal is to stay current in scrapping your photos each year. This year, Melanie (mbc) will […]

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  • Using Ribbon & Button Templates

    The December 2014 ScrapSimple Club, Paper Cutting, offers several fun elements that can be embellished with ribbons and buttons. Let me show you how easy they are to work with. First, open one of the embellishments from ScrapSimple Embellishment Templates: Paper Cut. Both PNG and the PSD layered files are included in this month’s collection. […]

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  • Scrap Girls SS Club Exclusive: Spin Your Wheels

    November’s ScrapSimple Club was created for you by Laura Louie!This month’s Scrap Girls ScrapSimple Club features Spirograph- and Guilloche-inspired designs!  Add bold colors to create vibrant spirals or use soft pastels to create the perfect, subtle embellishments for your special photos! We asked Laura what types of projects her club products would work well for. Here’s […]

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  • Quick, Custom Countdowns Using ScrapSimple Templates

    Audience: Everyone Category: Templates Operating System: Windows 8 Software: Adobe Photoshop Elements 9 I think the anticipation of an upcoming event – such as a trip or a holiday – is part of the fun of the event itself. As Andy Warhol said, “The idea of waiting for something makes it more exciting.” I love building up […]

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  • Scanning Children’s Artwork with the Flip-Pal

    While perusing my file cabinet, I found a letter to Santa and matching artwork created by my daughter, Charlotte, when she was eight years old. I thought they would make a sweet digital scrapbook page, so I quickly put my Flip-Pal Mobile Scanner to work. Scanning children’s artwork with the Flip-Pal is a great way […]

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  • DIY: Magnetic Advent Calendar

    I love advent calendars! There are so many varieties from paper to ceramic to choose from! I remember my children filling in Santa’s beard with cotton balls to count down the days. And I remember making the green and red paper chains and ripping one chain off as each day passed. As I was reminiscing […]

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  • Scrap Girls Club Exclusive: Botanical

    November’s Scrap Girls club was created for you by Brandy MurryThis month’s Scrap Girls Club features  a natural color palette with accents of gold, great for any type of layout and especially for photos of what the world outside has to offer. We asked Brandy what inspired her as she was working on this club; and what it […]

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  • Scrap Girls SS Club Exclusive: Capturing Life

    October’s ScrapSimple Club was created for you by Angie Briggs!This month’s Scrap Girls ScrapSimple Club features art journaling style templates that help you capture life’s moments in a beautifully blended way! We asked Angie what types of projects her club products would work well for. Here’s what she had to say: I designed it mainly […]

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