Scrapbook Page Layout Sketches Cortlandt Manor NY

This sketch is literally full of photos, leaving very little room for creativity or pressure to spend hours decorating your layout. This just may be exactly what you need right now. Or if you want to use the sketch but you're feeling the creativity juices flow, feel free to swap out some of those picture spots for more decorative elements.

Frank's Nursery & Crafts 610
(914) 961-7005
715 Dobbs Ferry Rd
White Plains, NY
 
Thomsons Art Supply Incorporated
(914) 949-4885
184 Mamaroneck Ave
White Plains, NY
 
Marad Fine Art Inc
(203) 322-7666
466 Wire Mill Rd
Stamford, CT
 
Artyarns Inc
(914) 428-0333
39 Westmoreland Ave
White Plains, NY
 
A.C. Moore Arts and Crafts Inc
(585) 292-5360
720 Jefferson Road
Rochester, NY
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Company Rating (on scale of 1 to 5) = 3.5(1 person reviewed this company)
  • Variety of Products 3
  • Pricing 3
  • Helpfulness of Staff 5


Brandi John Co
(914) 948-7100
280 Ferris Ave
White Plains, NY
 
Hudson Valley Art Assn
(914) 428-3793
Tarrytown Rd
White Plains, NY
 
Fine Scale Hobbies
(203) 378-2788
1341 High Ridge Rd
Stamford, CT
 
Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store
(516) 333-7961
580 Old Country Road
Westbury, NY
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Company Rating (on scale of 1 to 5) = 4(2 people reviewed this company)
  • Variety of Products 5
  • Pricing 3
  • Helpfulness of Staff 4


Michael's Arts & Crafts
(718) 697-0252
2795 Richmond Avenue
Staten Island, NY
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Company Rating (on scale of 1 to 5) = 2.5(1 person reviewed this company)
  • Variety of Products 2.5
  • Pricing 2
  • Helpfulness of Staff 3


Scrapbook Page Layout Sketches

A Simple, Versatile Sketch

For several years now, I've simplified part of this great hobby by creating seasonal layouts: I create two-page spreads that summarize the highlights of what my family did in any particular season. In the case of the layout below, I summarized our fall from last year using this month's sketch.

This sketch is literally full of photos, leaving very little room for creativity or pressure to spend hours decorating your layout. This just may be exactly what you need right now. Or if you want to use the sketch but you're feeling the creativity juices flow, feel free to swap out some of those picture spots for more decorative elements.

Our Fall by Becky Higgins. Supplies Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper; Patterned paper: Scenic Route (green) and Dream Street Papers (yellow); Letter stickers: American Crafts; Brads: Making Memories; Corner-rounder punch and pen: EK Success; Adhesive: Easy-Stick Double Stick Adhesive, Duck Products, Henkel Consumer Adhesive.

Becky's note: To jazz up this layout a bit, I grabbed some paper scraps and a pair of scissors and did a little freestyle scallop cutting. I added some brads, and the whole layout came to life with a touch of whimsy.

More Layouts with This Sketch

To see more layouts based on this sketch, check out the "Becky's Sketch" column in the October 2009 issue of Creating Keepsakes.

Free Sketch Downloads

Try these variations on this month's sketch! You can download them in a PDF file for your binder.

Appeared in: October 2009

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