Create Your Own Scrapbook

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Struik, May 1, 2005 - Photograph albums - 144 pages
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Scrapbooking is an art form that you use to preserve photos and other mementoes in an acid-free environment in the most interesting way you can. The interest in this craft is enormous worldwide, with thousands of crafters wishing to preserve special moments in their lives by creating memory albums. In this book, expert advice is given on how to crop and matt your photographs, how to choose the right paper for a particular layout, how to lay out each page as well as which tools and equipment are required to create a myriad techniques, such as wet and dry embossing, scrapping with serviettes, mosaics, pop-up pages and shaker boxes. Each technique is accompanied by clear step-by-step instructions and photographs.
 

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Contents

Basic equipment
6
Advanced equipment
14
INTERESTING IDEAS
43
Tearing and chalking
52
TECHNIQUES
69
Photo cascade
78
Scrapping with serviettes
85
Regular mosaic
92
Crazy D
98
Foam windows
104
Popup
113
Shaker boxes
124
Quilling
131
Templates
138
Authors Acknowledgements
144
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