Scrapbooking is sweeping the nation! This hot hobby is a fantasticway to preserve your memories and family history—and have alot of fun doing it. Now, here’s an easy-to-follow guide thatwill have you creating great scrapbook projects in no time.

Scrapbooking For Dummies is perfect for you ifyou’re a new scrapbooker who wants to create your ownpersonal scrapbook (or who would like to make a special scrapbookfor a friend or loved one) or if you’re already an avidscrapbooker who’s looking for helpful tips and newideas. This friendly guide takes the guesswork out of creatingwell-designed albums. You’ll discover how to:

Organize your photographs and memorabilia Assemble the right tools and materials Research your personal history and tell your story Design attractive, foolproof page layouts Network with other scrapbookers

This plain-English guide features clear, close-up photographsand sketches that illustrate just what you want to know aboutscrapbooking tools and techniques. You’ll learn about thedifferent styles of scrapbooking, how to create unity in youralbums, and how to take better pictures (including advice ondigital photography). You receive hands-on guidance every step ofthe way as you:

Choose a theme or occasion Crop and mount photographs Accessorize with stickers, stamps, and more Enhance your albums through journaling Avoid costly, time-consuming mistakes Take proper care of photographs and negatives Extend the life of your old photos

Complete with ten great scrapbooking projects and a list ofonline resources, Scrapbooking For Dummies gives you thetools you need to create beautiful albums to share with family andfriends—and pass on to future generations!

Topics: Crafts, Photography, Informative, Prescriptive, and How-To Guides

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ISBN: 9781118054314
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