Archive for 2018

Cookbook Idea

Vivienne & VanessaDesign, Food


This year was the first year where both my girls are not living with us. They are in school in Denmark and live together in an apartment. For Christmas, my husband and I are traveling to them to have their first Christmas in their home. For most of the year, I’ve been receiving messages from…

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4 Ways to use Colorizers

Karen Schulz52 Inspirations & Friends, Tips & Techniques, , , , ,


Colorizers. What are they and what do you do with them? Colorizers, by Snickerdoodle Designs, are a new product here at Oscraps. That’s me. And I’m here today to show you 4 ways to use them.  They were designed to help you colorize items easily and quickly. Here’s how: Coloring Graffiti Many designers include graffiti…

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Digital Scrapbooking Day — Week’s Celebration!!!

Vivienne & VanessaDesigner News, News & Notes, Special Sales, Store Collabs, , , ,


Today is the start of our Digital Scrapbooking Day (DSD) week-long celebration! We have so MANY awesome things going on! Digital Scrapbooking Day CELEBRATION And first of course, is the first day of Flash Sales. $1 products from all our designers from October 2-4, all different each day so grab them when they come up….

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I was in A Mess Of Blues

Jopke van DongenDesign, Designer News

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Halllooooo you all, Jopke here! Today I’d like to tell you a bit about my new collection called A Mess Of Blues. You might think, because of the themes of my collections lately, that I’m very depressed, down and dejected. And you know… I was for a little while. I really was and that’s the…

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Selective Recolor - Vicki Robinson Designs

Recolor Elements in Photoshop

Vicki RobinsonLayout Technique, Tips & Techniques

A customer who purchased my Mixed Media Torn Strips 2 asked for suggestions as to the best way to recolor the book paper areas of the strips. Recoloring can be a bit tricky if an element has multiple colors. In this case, the book paper strips have white gesso on them; but after a little…

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More Amazing

Jopke van DongenBlog, Color, News & Notes


Hello everyone, Jopke here. This wednesday, the 22nd of August it will be the 9th. anniversary of my sister passing away. That reminded me of a collection I created back in 2014. More Amazing. It is a collection inspired by this movie called “What Dreams May Come” with Robin Williams. It’s a beautiful movie about…

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Photo Mask Tutoria

Photo Mask Tutorial Plus Coupons!

Vicki RobinsonDesigner News, Freebies, Layout Technique, Tips & Techniques, Tutorials, , , , ,


Photo masks, coupons, challenges and a freebie! Oh boy! I’ve got lots of things to share with you today! Creative Photo Masks First up, one my Creative Team members, Anne Herbert (“Oldenmeade” in the galleries) made a wonderful page called “Precious” using Miss Ella. I just love it’s watery-painterly yummy-ness and her use of whitespace….

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Vicki Robinson Designs @oscraps.com

Handmade Mixed Media Backgrounds

Vicki RobinsonArt Journal & Hybrid, Freebies, Video

Art journaling and mixed media in general makes me happy. In my Art Journaling 101 post, I talk about what art journaling means to me and outline some reasons people keep an art journal. In subsequent posts I’ll talk more about the various styles of art journaling and what you need to get started, whether…

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June Digital Scrapbooking Video Tutorial



Digital Scrapbooking Video Tutorial – Fusion June This month we are going to build a layout from scratch following a column design style but breaking the rules a little. These are the supplies used: Paint and Glitter Clusters Art Therapy 2 confettis Bits and Pieces Magic Lights Papers This was my final layout: These are…

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Digital Artsy Scrapbooking Tutorial PSE Beginners

VickiSTutorials, Video

  If you’re a beginner in digital artsy scrapbooking these monthly templates will help you understand how to use some of our products here are Oscraps. The goal is to mix some traditional with some artsy digital scrapbooking supplies. Supplies used: In my Dreams: Artsy Splatters 52 Inspirations 2019 N19 Final Layout: Our CT Margje…

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April Fusion Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial


Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial: April Fusion We’re back with some amazing products to highlight to you in this tutorial. I always try to highlight products that are really different from each other, to show you that although products have a different theme they are versatile enough that you can use for other related pages, in this…

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