Tell a Story Through Long Journaling

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Scrapbook Layout How-To

Design by Kim Turpin

Scrapbooking Supplies
photo: horizontal 5x7"
cardstock: white
paper: three patterns
other: black ink pad; white acrylic paint

1. Mount an 11-1/2x2-3/4" strip and an 11-1/2x8-3/4" piece of a patterned paper on a 12x12" sheet of white cardstock. Kim tore the bottom edge of an 11-1/4x3" strip of a third patterned paper and placed it at the top of the lower piece.

2. Print your journaling and title on an 8-1/4x6-1/4" rectangle of white cardstock. Ink the edges and mount it as shown.

3. Apply white paint to the edges of the photo and attach it above the journaling.

SOURCES Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper. Patterned paper: Autumn Leaves (stripe), Scenic Route Paper Co. (floral), Daisy D's Paper Co. (dot). Ink: Ranger Industries. Paint: Plaid.

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