I love to scrapbook, and every month I get
together at a local church and 'crop' with several friends.
The meetings are held the first Monday of every month, beginning at 5:00 pm
and run until 10:00. One attendant may offer a class which lasts
30 minutes or so. We've looked at die cuts, caligraphy, and stringing, among
other subjects. It's also nice because everyone shares whatever they have (paper, die cut
machine, templates, cutters, etc.)
The following examples, and other pages in this
area give you some examples of what scrapbooking is all about.
This was one of my first pages, but I was very
pleased with it. It is simple yet quite balanced. It was so easy to
choose the color red because Sarah was wearing at least some red in every
These pages are a couple of years old, made
when I was just beginning to explore scrapbooking. The arrangements
shown here are fun and easy to do, although some special tools are required to
get some of the effects. I began with a few pens, a pair of seagull
scissors, an oval cutter, a round corner edger, and a personal
The page to the left was made when Sarah was born, Grandma and Grandpa
proudly presenting her to all that pass by! I knew almost nothing about
cropping (obviously). Even this simple looking page is a great improvement over
the strait rectangles we used to have.
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