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Photoshop Elements 2018 Basics
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Scrapbooking Basics in Photoshop Elements

Photoshop Elements is my favorite platform to use to create scrapbooks because of the ability I have to customize layouts to accommodate the pictures and text that I want to share to tell a great story about my ancestors or my family’s daily life. Let’s walk through a few basics of the program so you […]

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On-Demand Power Scrapbooking Webinars Available

Every year, you take photos by the thousands and rarely do anything more than storing them on the computer. For decades, scrapbooking has been the solution to the picture accumulation problem, but it has also been a curse. Scrapbooking is too crafty or too time-consuming. It doesn’t have to be that way. During the Power […]

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3 Suppliers to Start Your Scrapbook Stash

ea In 2009, I jumped on the digital scrapbook crazy, and I’ve never looked back. I’ve made thousands of scrapbook pages during that time, and there are three designers that I use in nearly every family scrapbook that I make, and a few of the heritage scrapbooks as well. If you’re just starting out in […]

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Yellow and Blue Family Tree Layout

Family Tree Scrapbook Layout. Template designed by Devon Noel Lee All embellishments are recolored from their original designer. Once you have made a digital scrapbook featuring your family history, it’s easier to work on another person’s project. This year I’m working on a heritage album featuring my mother-in-law as the focal person. Shhh.. she’s out […]

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Busy Lives
Memory Keeping
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End Your Photo Hoarding Guilt with Recap Photo Books

Snap. You just took another photo using your tablet, smartphone, or DSLR camera. But what are you going to do with that picture? Maybe you’ll share it in a text to your relatives who weren’t able to attend Sammy’s dance recital. Maybe you’ll share the photo to Flickr because you captured the most beautiful flower […]

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Preserving Memories: An Event at A Time

Moms, Dads, and Grandparents alike have a big problem. They don’t make time for memory keeping! Yet, preserving our memories is a vital part of our health and wellness and fuels genealogy. Parents and married couples now have a faster memory keeping project that is also frugal! An event book can enter around one special […]

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You Need to Make a Heritage Scrapbook

On December 10th, it will be 4 years since my mother passed away. But two Christmases before her death I gave her a gift that she treasured the remainder of her life. It was a heritage scrapbook. And if you were anywhere near her house, you would have to stop and take notice of the […]

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Scrapbooking Photobook Company Experiment

Ever read a photo book company review and think they are not going in depth enough? They’ll tell you the quality is great but not tell you why the said quality was so wonderful. Then you print out a scrapbook and wonder what went wrong? If you said yes, or if you’re just curious what […]

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Power Scrapbooking through 2015

Howdy y’all. 2016 has kept me super busy. Writing projects, teaching workshops, serving in my church, tracking down new genealogy leads, all in addition to raising my family. The one project that I haven’t completed yet is my annual “Year in Review” scrapbook for our family. Thankfully, I have practiced my Power Scrapbooking method for years […]

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Heritage Scrapbooking: The Making of a Layout

There is a method to the madness of creating a heritage scrapbook layout. But, what’s great is that the madness is not difficult to learn. The first step is to identify your challenges and then work through achieving that goal. Let’s walk through my recent layout that’s part of my 80s theme scrapbook about myself. […]

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