Start Scrapbooking Your Essential Guide to Recording Memories (Hardcover)
|Author: Wendy Smedley|
|Back to Basics Scrapbooking redefines the stereotypes of scrapbooking, showing new scrapbookers and veterans alike to scrap in simple ways without feeling pressure to get "caught up." Packed with everything new scrapbookers need to know to dive into the craft, this book is the go-to guide to for every scrapbook beginner. Five chapters teach you: how to develop a philosophy of simple scrapbooking; what essential tools you''ll need and how to use them; how to organize photos; how to tell a story; the basics of layout design; and much more. Plus, projects and theme ideas and 100+ simple, accessible layouts illustrate how to start scrapbooking and keep it simple.|
From the Publisher:
Get started and keep it simple
Forget feeling overwhelmed by stacks of photos. It's time to get down to basics and Start Scrapbooking!
Packed with everything you need to know to dive into the craft, Start Scrapbooking redefines stereotypes, showing you can have fun and scrap in simple ways. Along with more than 100 fresh layout ideas, you'll find all the essentials for getting started and staying on track. Determine your goals and then stock up on the tools of the trade. Set up your space and keep it organized. Find your starting point, then design layouts following basic principles. Plus, find a gallery of theme ideas for scrapping every occasion.
Start Scrapbooking your memories with:
§ Info on all the essentials: supplies, organization, design, writing and more
§ 100 simple but creative layouts
§ 20 step-by-step basic techniques
§ Bonus layout sketches
Perfect for beginners looking to get started as well as any scrapbooker looking for simple ideas, Start Scrapbooking will help you record your memories with ease.