Already on ArticleSlash?

Forgot your password? Sign Up

Scrapbooking Ideas Coming Up With a Theme

Joshua Saunders
 


Visitors: 507

So you want to create a scrapbook, but you are short on ideas or need help with themes. We all run short on ideas from time to time, but here are some things to get you going again.

Rule #1 of scrapbooking: Pick a theme and stick with it. Don't deviate from your plan and try to get too crazy with your design. That's not to say you can't change things from page to page or make your pages look different, but the overarching theme should stay the same. Here are some ideas:

Patterns, plaids and other papers- There are literally tens if not hundreds of thousands of different papers. It might seem hard, but try using plaids or pattern paper. These can be especially good in layers.

Seasons- Paper and stickers for all seasons. But beyond that, there are segments of each. Try summer themed paper with summer activities, sports, picnics, the beach, fishing, camping, and other outdoor activities. Or go with winter, where there are an abundance of supplies with snow, snowmen, skiing, snowboarding, sledding, christmas, and other winter activities.

Try an antique theme. You can do an all black and white album or page. This works well for wedding scrapbooks too, to scrap your honeymoon, wedding photos, or the events leading up to your wedding. For antiques, you can now buy antique tools that will make the edges of your paper look old and rustic.

Whatever theme you choose, plan ahead, layout your design, and then go forward and have fun creating your memory book.

Joshua Saunders is a partner in the online store, http://www.Modzy.com - the #1 online scrapbook store. Modzy.com has thousands of scrapbooking products at low prices everyday.

(300)

Article Source:


 
Rate this Article: 
 
Personal ,unique ,gifts Scrapbooking Ideas
Rated 4 / 5
based on 5 votes
ArticleSlash

Related Articles:

Orlando, Florida's Combination of Theme Parks Keeps Visitors Coming Back For ..

by: Ashley Dickey (August 12, 2008) 
(Travel and Leisure/Destination Tips)

Where Can I Get Some Scrapbooking Ideas?

by: Mike Selvon (July 30, 2008) 
(Home and Family/Scrapbooking)

Scrapbooking Ideas and Supplies

by: John Simmons (January 24, 2011) 
(Arts and Entertainment)

Scrapbooking Ideas How to Fix Your Mistakes

by: Christine Perry (June 30, 2008) 
(Home and Family/Scrapbooking)

Scrapbooking Ideas For Wedding

by: Tracy Ballisager (July 25, 2008) 
(Home and Family/Scrapbooking)

Christmas Scrapbooking Ideas and Tradition

by: Michelle Cardello (February 21, 2008) 
(Home and Family/Scrapbooking)

Scrapbooking Ideas - Chalking Tips

by: Marcy Larsen (April 14, 2007) 
(Home and Family)

10 Valentine's Day Scrapbooking Ideas With or Without Photos

by: Christine Perry (January 28, 2008) 
(Home and Family/Scrapbooking)

15 Scrapbooking Ideas To Chase Away Burnout

by: Christine Perry (May 26, 2008) 
(Home and Family/Scrapbooking)

Personal ,unique ,gifts Scrapbooking Ideas

by: Tracie Bilsbarrow (June 02, 2015) 
(Home and Family/Crafts Hobbies)