The Joy of Scrapbooking

The Joy of Scrapbooking

Book - 2007
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This mammoth book is the must-have resource in every scrapbooker's library. The history of the craft unfolds in over 300 pages, from the albums of eras past to today's scrapbooking renaissance. Interviews and profiles of leading designers offer insight, and there's abundant advice for newcomers on improving images and layouts. Learn how to take full advantage of your camera; store photographs to ensure archival quality; and create powerful, balanced page designs. Invaluable tips cover choice of materials, using words effectively, and selecting and integrating typefaces. There's also a plethora of fabulous techniques to try, from cropping, matting, and mounting photos to stamping, embossing, and distressing papers. Sample layouts spotlight those important moments--from birthdays to weddings--that everyone most wants to commemorate.
Publisher: New York : Lark Books, 2007
ISBN: 9781600592195
Branch Call Number: 745.593 ARQ
Characteristics: 304 p. :,ill. ;,28 cm


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Jul 08, 2013

Good book for newbies. Define terms, gives helpful advice, and features page layouts.

Infolass Nov 13, 2012

Informative and inspiring with lots of advice and ideas for beginners and advanced scrapbookers alike. Although now a little bit dated, still a useful resource

Dec 19, 2010

very creative and easy ideas for scrapbooking. Perfect for someone with limited time.

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