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Scrapbooks are made to preserve memories so everything you use on your scrapbook layouts needs to be archival-safe; including scrapbook adhesive. If you use scrapbooking adhesive that is not safe for your photos, you have defeated the purpose of “preserving” your photographs and memories.
Here are some scrapbook adhesives you should not use on your scrapbook pages:
So what can scrapbook adhesives can you use? Tape runners are good choice; they are mess-free and refillable. Scrapbook photo corners work well to secure papers and photographs, plus they are removable. Other removable or temporary adhesive are good for those pictures you want to have access to in the future.
Anytime you purchase or use adhesive for scrapbooking projects look for the “photo-safe” guarantee so you can make scrapbook layouts that will last and look fabulous years from now.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|