Posts in the Layout Technique Category

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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Photo Mask Tutoria

Photo Mask Tutorial Plus Coupons!

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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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May Fusion Video Tutorial No. 2

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Cheery O, Madi (Diane), has created a video tutorial demonstrating how she used more traditional style papers combined with artsy masks to create a clean and simple, yet artsy journal card layout. Here’s Diane’s layout:   And, the video tutorial here: You can find the products Diane used here: Angie Designs – Indivisible   Petite…

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Blue Flower Art - Watch Me Scrap

Watch Me Scrap Kitten Jasper

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Hello digi friends!  Please join me in viewing the Watch me Scrap Kitten Jasper video. This is Rita from Blue Flower Art and you get to hear a true blue Aussie accent. Let me know if there are any words you don’t understand 🙂 The people that know me, know that I love my cats…

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Layout Deconstructed

twinsmomflorLayout Technique, Tips & Techniques, Tutorials


Hi ladies, Flor here. I was asked how I made the page below: I loved the photo of my daughter reading a book. However, the photo didn’t have the correct light and the colors that she was wearing would not match anything. Sketches/drawings  are the best way to hide photo problems and they are a…

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Tip: How to use a multiple frames with one photo

Scrappie IreneLayout Technique


Hi! Irene here with a little tip again! I’ve been asked how I got one photo into multiple frames, like on this layout where I used Artsy Layered Template 99 and ArtPlay Palette Ocean Cove by Anna Aspnes:   In fact, it’s very simple! I first placed the photo on top of the frames, to see where…

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