Many people think that scrapbooking is about sticking a photo onto a pretty piece of paper and making sure it matches the colours.
Scrapbooking is about challenges and techniques….
This is the 2015 list that I gave all the scrapbookers at the start of the year
|Month||Theme||Predominant Colours||Textures /shape/etc.||Skills||Extras|
|February||Food||White/blue||Torn/distressed paper||Heat emboss.||Ribbons|
|March||Music||Green||Free choice||Masks||Lace(fabric or paper)|
|Circles||Dry emboss||Metallic element|
|April||Sunshine||Orange /blue||Shiny||Die cuts||Pleating|
|July||Water||Greens/blues||Free choice||Foils /foil||Acetate|
|August||Flying||Greys||Found items /
|August||Holidays||Free choice||Rough||Heat emboss||Brads/buttons|
Not very clear in this post,but you can see the challenges and techniques have ranged from stamped images/heat embossing and ink blending to using acetate, torn paper and pleating skills.
As an example, this is Marjories page for August, she has followed the challenge and used the techniques asked for….
This is the March page from Jennie where she has followed the challenge and techniques asked for…
SCRAPBOOKING!…CHALLENGES AND TECHNIQUES!