Scrapbook Page Layout Sketches Los Gatos CA

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.

Michael's Arts & Crafts
(408) 269-2260
1444 Kooser Road
San Jose, CA
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Michael's Arts Crafts
(408) 379-4717
1600 Saratoga Avenue
San Jose, CA
 
Daycor Avenue Paints
(408) 399-4500
534 N Santa Cruz Ave
Los Gatos, CA
 
Finn S
(408) 354-1606
242 N Santa Cruz Ave
Los Gatos, CA
 
Affordable Treasures
(408) 356-3101
15795 Los Gatos Blvd
Los Gatos, CA
 
Michael's Arts Crafts
(408) 224-3123
949 Blossom Hill Road
San Jose, CA
 
Simple Business Systems
(831) 336-2958
216-G Mt. Hermon Road
Scotts Valleyscotts, CA
 
Frame Company
(408) 354-2331
354 Village Ln
Los Gatos, CA
 
Los Gatos Framing Co
(408) 395-2022
220 N Santa Cruz Ave
Los Gatos, CA
 
Blossom Hill Crafts
(408) 356-9035
15900 Blossom Hill Rd
Los Gatos, CA
 

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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