Scrapbook Page Layout Sketches Grand Island NE

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.

Diamond Vogel Paint Center
(308) 382-5895
516 W 2nd St
Grand Island, NE
 
Jo-Ann Stores Inc
(308) 382-3087
1703 S Locust St
Grand Island, NE
 
Bartenbach's Galleries
(308) 382-7575
209 N Locust St
Grand Island, NE
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Centers
(308) 382-3355
1322 N Diers Ave
Grand Island, NE
 
Grand Island Ace Hardware
(308) 382-0897
1704 W 3rd St
Grand Island, NE
 
Century Lumber Center
(308) 382-1350
363 N Pine St
Grand Island, NE
 
Heart Of Country
(308) 382-2861
311 W 3rd St
Grand Island, NE
 
Clay Corner Ceramics
(308) 389-3200
604 Claude Rd
Grand Island, NE
 
Hobby Town USA
(308) 382-3451
3404 W 13th St Ste 153
Grand Island, NE
 
Art F/X
(402) 421-2611
7400 Crosslake Ln
Lincoln, NE
 

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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