Why did blue become a shade associated with sadness? Whenever someone “is feeling blue” or “has the blues,” we know they’re saying they’re sad or glum… but blue is such an awesome shade that can evoke all sorts of different feelings and emotions! Take this Water & Sky scrapbook layout for example – when we look at this layout, sad is the last thing we feel! Check out the instructions on how to make it and see for yourself!
Everyone knows that the best adventures in life happen in the great outdoors. There is so much to explore out in the world around us, and all that exploration means that you’ll have tons of photo opportunities. Looking for a way to take these photos and transform them into exciting outdoor scrapbook layouts? Check out this example of how you can use Explorer to create adventure scrapbook layouts that bring your outdoor photos and memories to life!
What’s the best part of a birthday cake? The icing. What’s the equivalent of icing on a birthday scrapbook layout? A gorgeous border made with the Happy BirthYAY collection! In today’s blog, Krislyn walks you through how to take this festive collection and create a stunning birthday scrapbook border that will tie your layout together and bring the page to life. Check it out!
It’s funny — have you ever noticed that despite all the hard work that artists and archaeologists do, sometimes the natural beauty that Mother Nature provides is the most breathtaking of it all? This phenomenon was the main focus that went into designing the Textures collection; specifically, the Sky & Water Paper Pack. These papers were designed with a barrage of blues that remind us that the best visuals in the world aren’t found on a screen or on a canvas. Check out this water and sky-themed scrapbook layout that perfectly captures the natural beauty found on planet Earth!
With the new Textures collection, the sky is the limit (as well as the water, thanks to the Sky & Water Paper Pack). This collection is chock-full of illustrations that capture the elements of nature and the beauty in the world around us. The best part? They complement any Creative Memories® collection perfectly! Check out how you can use these papers to create a fun layout like this one!
Borders are essential to a good scrapbook layout. They tie the theme of the page together while also adding a little extra pizzaz to your layout. Past blog posts have shown you how to use the papers in collections to create dynamic borders, and the new Textures paper packs opened up a new realm of possibilities for creating gorgeous borders. You can take some borders from three 2018 collections (Sun-Kissed, Gather Together and Maritime) and add the Texture paper packs to transform them into something completely new. Check it out in today’s blog post!
A great way to live life? To live it like it’s an adventure. Adventures don’t always mean expeditions throughout the outback — an adventure can be a trip to the grocery store, birdwatching in the backyard or anything else that gets you to take a look at the world around you. When it comes to illustrating these adventures, the best way to do so is with the Walkabout collection. It’s exactly what you need to add something extra into the ordinary and make it extraordinary. Want an example? Check out this adventure scrapbook layout made using Walkabout!
Need a versatile and vibrant collection to brighten up every kind of page? The Imagine That! collection will be your go-to for celebrations, travel, everyday adventures, kids’ school and sports activities and more. The bold graphic elements and comic-book-superhero vibe are so fun to play with. Let’s make some borders! Continue reading Imagine That! Easy-to-Make Adventure-Themed Scrapbook Borders!
How often do you take a walk in nature just to take in the beauty around you? It’s so easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of our day-to-day life, especially in today’s technology-driven world. Despite how comfortable it is to settle into routine, it’s always worth it to take some time to unplug and explore the world around you. There’s so much beauty found in nature, and that beauty is brought to life with the Rustic Manor Paper Pack. This paper pack takes the candid wonder of nature and turns it into the canvas for all your adventure themed scrapbook layouts. Want to see an example? Take a look at this gorgeous layout that truly accentuates the wonderful aesthetic of Mother Nature.
How do you adventure? Is it a day-long hike through the wilderness? Is it an afternoon spent exploring your city? Or is it an imaginative play date with your little one in the backyard? No matter what type of adventure awaits you out there, you can illustrate the joys of your journeys with this adventure scrapbook layout that is made with the Walkabout collection. Start telling your tales today!