Scrap Booking http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com Themes, layouts and inspirations Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:30:26 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Tutorial | Embossing Paste Backgrounds http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/tutorial-embossing-paste-backgrounds/2014/08/28/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/tutorial-embossing-paste-backgrounds/2014/08/28/#respond Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:30:26 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21325 Tutorial - Embossing Paste Backgrounds at RW Krafts

Rachel at rwkrafts shares her techniques for making colorful backgrounds using embossing pastes from Faber Castell Whipped Spackle. She created her card for the challenge at PaperTrey Ink, and used colors inspired by the Curtain Call Challenge. In her video … Read More ...

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Tutorial - Embossing Paste Backgrounds at RW Krafts

Rachel at rwkrafts shares her techniques for making colorful backgrounds using embossing pastes from Faber Castell Whipped Spackle. She created her card for the challenge at PaperTrey Ink, and used colors inspired by the Curtain Call Challenge. In her video she explains how she used her gelatos to color the white embossing paste, then shows how to use the paste with stencils.

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Summer of Sketches 17| Landscape Portraits http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-16/2014/08/27/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-16/2014/08/27/#respond Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:00:43 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21318 Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 17 - Aug 27th

Here’s our last sketch for the summer! I hope you’ve enjoyed playing around, and that you found some inspiration from everything we shared in July and August

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Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 17 - Aug 27th

Here’s our last sketch for the summer! I hope you’ve enjoyed playing around, and that you found some inspiration from everything we shared in July and August

I went with a digital page this time, sticking really close to the sketch.

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 17 - Francine Clouden

 

 

Vernell completed a paper page, with the same person as her subject!

Summer of Sketches17 - Vernell Clouden

 

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Leave a link to your layout if you use the sketch!

Come back on Friday to download a PDF file of all 17 sketches in one document.

 

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Summer of Sketches 16 | Lots and Lots of Photos! http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-15-lots-and-lots-of-photos/2014/08/25/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-15-lots-and-lots-of-photos/2014/08/25/#respond Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:00:04 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21312 Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 16 - Aug 25th

With enough space for 11 photos, you can use this sketch to capture a major trip or event all on one page.  A great one for scrapping Instagram photos!

Vernell documented her visit to Paris

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 16 - Vernell Clouden

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Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 16 - Aug 25th

With enough space for 11 photos, you can use this sketch to capture a major trip or event all on one page.  A great one for scrapping Instagram photos!

Vernell documented her visit to Paris

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 16 - Vernell Clouden

She added an extra photo strip for even more photos!

I stuck to the sketch

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 16 - Francine Clouden

and used an interactive element to add more photos as well. Click over to my blog to see how!

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Summer of Sketches 15 | Three Photos Top Down http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-15-three-photos-top-down/2014/08/22/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-15-three-photos-top-down/2014/08/22/#respond Fri, 22 Aug 2014 15:00:48 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21305 Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 15 - Aug 22nd

This sketch has enough room for three photos, and room for journaling too.

Vernell used all three photo spots

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 15 - Vernell Clouden

Hey! That’s us when we were little!

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Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 15 - Aug 22nd

This sketch has enough room for three photos, and room for journaling too.

Vernell used all three photo spots

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 15 - Vernell Clouden

Hey! That’s us when we were little!

Francine used just one photos, and put embellishments in the place of the top two photos

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 15 - Francine Clouden

 

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Tutorial | Make a Photo Collage Monogram with Hybrid Techniques http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/tutorial-make-a-photo-collage-monogram-with-hybrid-techniques/2014/08/21/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/tutorial-make-a-photo-collage-monogram-with-hybrid-techniques/2014/08/21/#respond Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:00:56 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21300 Photo Collage Letter by Cynthia Runs With Scissors

 

Head on over to Cynthia Runs With Scissors to find out how to use both digital and paper techniques to make this hybrid photo collage monogram. She explains how she created the photo collage in Adobe Photoshop Elements, … Read More ...

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Photo Collage Letter by Cynthia Runs With Scissors

 

Head on over to Cynthia Runs With Scissors to find out how to use both digital and paper techniques to make this hybrid photo collage monogram. She explains how she created the photo collage in Adobe Photoshop Elements, as well as the best way to print. This method eliminates the need for lots of cutting and piecing together of photos.  Finally she shares tips for working with ModPodge to adhere the collage to the paper mache letter.

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Summer of Sketches 14 | Portraits http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-14-portraits/2014/08/20/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-14-portraits/2014/08/20/#respond Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:30:23 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21294 Got a couple of nice portraits printed out? whip up a special page using this sketch as a jump off point!

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 14 - Aug 20th

 

Vernell used a photo and a printable caricature on her page

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 14 - Vernell Clouden

 

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Got a couple of nice portraits printed out? whip up a special page using this sketch as a jump off point!

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 14 - Aug 20th

 

Vernell used a photo and a printable caricature on her page

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 14 - Vernell Clouden

 

I (Francine) used two landscape photos instead

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 14 - Francine Clouden

 

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Summer Sale at Everything 4 Scrapbooks http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-sale-at-everything-4-scrapbooks/2014/08/19/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-sale-at-everything-4-scrapbooks/2014/08/19/#respond Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:00:23 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21290 Closing Sale at Everything for Scrapbooks

 

Everything 4 scrapbooking is closing and all items are 50% off already low prices. Just use coupon code goodbye at checkout to take advantage of this deal. a flat shipping rate of $6.99 applies to all orders.

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Closing Sale at Everything for Scrapbooks

 

Everything 4 scrapbooking is closing and all items are 50% off already low prices. Just use coupon code goodbye at checkout to take advantage of this deal. a flat shipping rate of $6.99 applies to all orders.

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Summer of Sketches 13 | Get Painty http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-13-get-painty/2014/08/18/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-13-get-painty/2014/08/18/#respond Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:45:21 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21282 Use a painted background to let one photo stand out on today’s sketch

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 13 - Aug 18th

Vernell stuck close to the sketch.

Summer of Sketches13 - Vernell Clouden

 

Francine used two 3×4 photos instead of one 4×6

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 13 - Francine Clouden

 

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Use a painted background to let one photo stand out on today’s sketch

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 13 - Aug 18th

Vernell stuck close to the sketch.

Summer of Sketches13 - Vernell Clouden

 

Francine used two 3×4 photos instead of one 4×6

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 13 - Francine Clouden

 

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Summer of Sketches 12 | 7 Photos http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-7-photos/2014/08/15/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-7-photos/2014/08/15/#respond Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:30:42 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21275 Trying to get lots of photos on a page, but not have it too cluttered?  Try this sketch!

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 12 - Aug 15th

 

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Trying to get lots of photos on a page, but not have it too cluttered?  Try this sketch!

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 12 - Aug 15th

 

With space for seven photos, you can scrap an event, or a series of photos over time, or a bunch of photos related to the same theme.

Vernell

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 12 - Vernell Clouden

 

Francine

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 12 - Francine Clouden

 

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Show & Tell | USA Pin Map | Track Your Travels http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/show-tell-usa-pin-map-track-your-travels/2014/08/14/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/show-tell-usa-pin-map-track-your-travels/2014/08/14/#respond Thu, 14 Aug 2014 13:00:47 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21271 US Map Oh the Places We'll Go - homework (3)[7]

 

Track your travels across the United States, with a pin map made from the Jet set line of papers by We R memory Keepers. Caroline from Homework, explains how she made the map for her son to … Read More ...

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US Map Oh the Places We'll Go - homework (3)[7]

 

Track your travels across the United States, with a pin map made from the Jet set line of papers by We R memory Keepers. Caroline from Homework, explains how she made the map for her son to use to make the states he has been to. No fancy equipment needed, just old school scissors, craft knife and cutting mat.

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Summer of Sketches 11 | Four Photos http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-11-four-photos/2014/08/13/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-11-four-photos/2014/08/13/#respond Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:00:30 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21264 Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 11 - Aug 13th

 

Here’s another multi-photo sketch: enough space for 2 4×6 photos and 2 2×2 photos. A good layout for mixing regular prints with Instagram shots.

Francine

Summer of Sketches11 - Francine Clouden

 

Vernell

 

Summer of Sketches11 - Vernell Clouden

 

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Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 11 - Aug 13th

 

Here’s another multi-photo sketch: enough space for 2 4×6 photos and 2 2×2 photos. A good layout for mixing regular prints with Instagram shots.

Francine

Summer of Sketches11 - Francine Clouden

 

Vernell

 

Summer of Sketches11 - Vernell Clouden

 

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Freebie | Label Branding Pack for Small Businesses http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/freebie-label-branding-pack-for-small-businesses/2014/08/12/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/freebie-label-branding-pack-for-small-businesses/2014/08/12/#respond Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:45:00 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21253 Freebie - Crafter's Branding Pack of Labels from World Label 2 Cathe Holden has designed a pack of free editable printable labels, that are great for small craft business owners. You can edit the templates to change the colors as well as the fonts, as shown above.

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Freebie - Crafter's Branding Pack of Labels from World Label 2 Cathe Holden has designed a pack of free editable printable labels, that are great for small craft business owners. You can edit the templates to change the colors as well as the fonts, as shown above.

If you’re looking for a way to customize your packaging with professional looking labels, this is the set for you!

Freebie - Crafter's Branding Pack of Labels from World Label

The files are cross-platform and work best in Adobe Reader 9 or later. You can download them in black, gold, turquoise, pink, olive or lavender.  You can also use these in any paper crafting project!

Click here freebie

 

 

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Summer of Sketches 10 | Tilt It http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-10-tilt-it/2014/08/11/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-10-tilt-it/2014/08/11/#respond Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:15:16 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21236 Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 10 - Aug 11th

 

On this sketch the photo is tilted for a new twist on a basic one photo layout.

Vernell’s take:

Summer of Sketches10 - Vernell Clouden

In addition to the main photo, she placed several smaller supporting photos as the top element.

Francine’s take:

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 10 - Francine Clouden

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Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 10 - Aug 11th

 

On this sketch the photo is tilted for a new twist on a basic one photo layout.

Vernell’s take:

Summer of Sketches10 - Vernell Clouden

In addition to the main photo, she placed several smaller supporting photos as the top element.

Francine’s take:

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 10 - Francine Clouden

I also added smaller photos, but placed mine under the title.

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Summer of Sketches | Three Photos http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-three-photos/2014/08/08/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/summer-of-sketches-three-photos/2014/08/08/#respond Fri, 08 Aug 2014 15:00:29 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21229 Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 9 - Aug 8th

 

There’s enough space for three photos on this sketch.

Vernell used all three slots to show off some blooms

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 9 - Vernell Clouden

 

I did a spin off and only used a single photo.

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 9 - Francine Clouden

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Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 9 - Aug 8th

 

There’s enough space for three photos on this sketch.

Vernell used all three slots to show off some blooms

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 9 - Vernell Clouden

 

I did a spin off and only used a single photo.

Craft Gossip Summer of Sketches 9 - Francine Clouden

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CHA Armchair Attendee at Right Side Up http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/cha-armchair-attendee-at-right-side-up/2014/08/07/ http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/cha-armchair-attendee-at-right-side-up/2014/08/07/#respond Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:15:37 +0000 http://scrapbooking.craftgossip.com/?p=21221 CHA Armchair Attendee Week at Right Side Up

 

Once again Vivian Masket takes us on an Armchair Attendance for the 2014 CHA Summer Show. she highlights the current trends: bold patterns (like the paper from My Mind’s Eye seen above), diamond motifs like this paper from Gossamer … Read More ...

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CHA Armchair Attendee Week at Right Side Up

 

Once again Vivian Masket takes us on an Armchair Attendance for the 2014 CHA Summer Show. she highlights the current trends: bold patterns (like the paper from My Mind’s Eye seen above), diamond motifs like this paper from Gossamer Blue

gossamerblueonmydeskpapers

and more!

Then she shares her top five must have new products.

Pebbles Home New collection

 

I love this Home + Made Collection  from Pebbles that she picked!

Click here to see the post about trends.

Click here to see Vivian’s Top Five list

 

 

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