Scrapbooking Supplies and Techniques

April 7, 2014 No Comments

Scrapbooking as we all know is one good hobby for the kids, young girls and boys, teenagers’ as well as for adults. They put their passion on doing their scrapbook, enjoying while they come up with great ideas. Creating a scrapbook can be a personal collection by any individuals-  this is where you can put your memorable experiences like your childhood, family, friends, pictures  etc.

Creativity of one person can give more ideas on how his/her work will be looking fabulous. When doing a scrapbook you should also put some feeling so that all the viewers who will see your creation will be astounded.

If you want to have a beautifully finished scrapbook,  you should have the basic materials so that it would be easy to start your work. Also, if you don’t want to spend a lot of money you can find some of the needed supplies in your own house. Being resourceful will certainly make you spend less when creating a scrapbook. Scrapbooking is not really an expensive work, you can have it in just a simple but not pricey.

These are some of the basic scrapbooking supplies you will need to get started:

  1. Scissors-you have to have this for cutting all the papers that you’ve been needed and also you can do some design whatever you want.
  2. Embellishments- recycled objects can be used like buttons, canvas, ribbons, papers etc.
  3. Glue/Paste- you can use this so that you can paste your photos and other thing you want to put on your scrapbook.
  4. Pencil/Pen-this is you can write your favorite words you want on it.
  5. Plastic cover-you can put this to cover your finished album.

These are some of the techniques that you have to do on doing your scrapbook:

First, you have to choose your pictures that you want to put in your work, like your family pictures, birthdays, or even the trip with your friends. And for every photo that you will put, make sure that there is a caption so that your viewers will know the details about that picture you have added. After that, it’s time for you to design your scrapbook. Using some of the found objects inside your house like buttons, ribbons, canvas and papers; you can now add them in your scrapbook for embellishment.

Next is, you have to arrange all the things that you have to put in your scrapbook one by one depending on how you want the arrangement would be. You can arrange it chronologically or by event. Once you done arranging,  you can already put all the pictures in your scrapbook pages. And the final step would be covering your scrapbook pages with a plastic cover for protection.

Now you can enjoy seeing your craft. You have already created your scrapbook without any hassle using the  scrapbooking supplies and techniques I mentioned above, cheaper and easy way of creating a scrapbook. You can now also inspire other people to try or do scrapbooking for their past time to keep them busy if they do not have some work to do.

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