How to Get Started With Digital Scrapbooking
Step 1Select a photo scrapbooking program. Consider free programs available ( Google Picasa )or commercially well-designed easy-to-use photo scrapbooking creator for digital scrapbooking
Step 2Install the chosen program on your computer. Take any tutorials offered with the software to familiarize yourself with the options available.
Step 3Select a photograph from the images on your computer and select a background that goes with the photograph. For a vibrant layout, choose colors that are on opposite ends of the color wheel. For a soft and more natural layout, choose colors that are beside each other on the color wheel.
Step 4Drop the photograph on to the background paper you've chosen. Add a frame, a ribbon, a bow and any other embellishments you like to create a layout that's pleasing to you.
Step 5Save the final layout once you've arranged everything the way you want it.
Tips & Warnings
* Make your layouts 3-D by leaving some of the layout space empty and adding stickers or embellishments to it once it's printed.
* Take advantage of scrapbooking blog sites that offer digital scrapbooking supplies for free.
* Always run an anti virus program on your computer to avoid getting a virus when downloading free digital scrapbooking supplies.
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