Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Digital Scrapbooking and other Scrapbook topics.
Creating your own digital scrapbooking page from scratch doesn't have to be difficult. Computer scrapbooking is cost-effective and mess-free. Just follow this simple step-by-step process and you will be on your way to designing your own digital scrapbook layouts in no time.
First, open the digital scrapbook program you will be using and set your page size. Traditionally 12 x 12, 9 x 9 and 6 x 6 sizes are used for scrapbook pages. If you don't know how to run the basics of your program, be sure to use the tutorial or have the instruction manual handy while you create your digital page layout.
Second, you should select your background design and color fill for the page from your digital scrapbooking graphics. You can do this by opening the background papers and adding the desired background to your page.
The third step is to locate your photos, copy and paste them to your layout, then resize them and rotate them into the right position.
Now, use the text options to select a font and add a title to your page. Then using the text tool, insert some journaling on your layout.
You are almost finished. Next, add some embellishments to the page. You can do this by using the embellishment files in your specialty digital scrapbook software or downloading digital scrapbooking graphics from another source and dragging and dropping the embellishments on to your page.
Once your have completed your page and everything looks fabulous, save your work and get ready to print.
It's that easy. Use your photo-friendly printer to print out the beautiful digitally-enhanced page you just created and add it to your book of memories.