A good scrapbook border is what separates a good layout from a great layout. It emphasizes the theme of the layout, adds some extra color and ties the page together as a whole. There are many different borders that you can make that work for a variety of themes by using your favorite CM products. Blog contributor Krislyn recently took on the Basics to Scrapbooking Border Recipe, and she realized just how easy it is to make these beautiful borders. Read on to learn how to create simple scrapbook borders!
Is your little athlete an absolute fanatic about sports? Seeing kids enthusiastic about playing the game they love goes hand-in-hand with what the Fanatic collection is all about — coming together to celebrate what we’re passionate about. With the Digital Fanatic Kit, you can make digital sports scrapbook layouts showcasing your star athlete’s dedication paying off on the court, field or wherever their passion takes them. Check out what blog contributor Beth had to say about the Digital Fanatic Kit and learn how to make a gorgeous digital sports scrapbook layout in today’s post!
With the number of sports and activities available to kids these days, many parents and grandparents never see an off-season. It’s easy to take all of these sports memories for granted, but the days of youth and pee-wee sports fly by, which is why it’s important to commemorate these moments as they happen. If you have an abundance of photos and are looking for sports scrapbook ideas, check out the Fanatic sports-themed scrapbook layout that blog contributor Mati made to show off her kid’s athletic achievements!
At first glance, the Fanatic collection may look like it’s meant to be used exclusively for sports-related projects. It’s easy to make that assumption when you see all of the sports-related stickers and embellishments in the collection. However, thanks to the variety of papers, you can really use this collection for so much more. You can use it to create an outdoor scrapbook layout, a layout for family vacation or summer celebration, or as seen in the photo, a trip to a galaxy far, far away! Check out how blog contributor Sachiyo used it to create this layout with special help from the Sunshine Border Maker Cartridge.
In today’s increasingly electronic and screen-centric world, fun times spent outdoors are becoming more valuable than ever before. Many people like to spend their free time doing things such as grilling, camping, tailgating or even just hanging out in the great outdoors. The Fanatic collection is meant to celebrate sports AND all these special moments spent outdoors, and the multitude of themes and papers make it versatile enough to work for whatever your hobby is. Today we’ve got a fun layout to help you commemorate these moments and is the backdrop you need to bring all of your outdoor scrapbook ideas to life… let’s take a look!
The Fanatic collection is the dream of both sports- and scrapbook-lovers combined. It doesn’t matter how big of a fan you are — anyone can enjoy this sports and tailgate themed scrapbook collection. But, how did we go about designing it? And what was the inspiration that went into creating it? We sat down with Product Designer Tara to get the details, and also talked with some of our Home Office staff to figure out how their sports memories and experiences played into the production of this sports-themed scrapbook collection.
It’s the beginning of the last month of summer, which means that fall sports and tailgating season are just around the corner! Whether you’re an avid fan who loves to support your team or you’re looking to spend time with good friends or you just love grilled food, tailgating before the game or grilling in the backyard with the game on TV are great ways to make awesome memories. When it comes time to showcase these memories, the new Fanatic collection offers an endless amount of potential sports scrapbook layout ideas. Read on to learn how to create a Fanatic gameday scrapbook layout that will make you excited for fall sports and the tailgating season.