Transform your next scrapbook project into a masterpiece with new, creative techniques and materials! In Suzanne McNeill's book Trinkets, Textures & Techniques for Scrapbooking, you will discover how to use everyday materials to add a special touch to your scrapbook's cards and gifts. Get inspired by a gorgeous variety of scrapbook pages that use creative and exciting adornments to capture the spirit of your memories. You'll learn dozens of fresh and imaginative ways to use fabric, ribbon, bottle caps, clothespins, clips, stickers, and more. Scrapbooking enters the third dimension with the incredible, straightforward techniques in this informative book. Transform your everyday household items into essential scrapbooking supplies and use them to make bottlecaps bloom into fun flowers, bend wires into unique snowflakes, and adorn your cards with adorable craft animals. Learn to distress and stylize scrapbook paper and turn your photo album into an expressive and fabulous scrapbook. With step-by-step decorating tutorials and detailed examples, Trinkets, Textures & Techniques for Scrapbooking introduces imaginative scrapbook ideas that teach you how to create cards, scrapbook pages, frames, wall art, and gifts. With this book, you will discover plenty of scrapbooking techniques and the secrets to utilizing supplies and masterfully presenting your photos. You will also learn how to perfectly lay out your photos and embellishments without making the page crowded. Teach yourself the techniques in this book before beginning your next photo album, scrapbooking project, or holiday card to impress your family and friends with stunning and artistic trinkets, textures, and techniques.
Suzanne McNeill is often known as a Trendsetter for arts and crafts. Dedicated to hands-on creativity, she constantly tests, experiments and invents something new and exciting. Suzanne is the woman behind Design Originals, a publishing company dedicated to all things fun and creative. She is a designer, artist, columnist, TV personality, publisher, art instructor, author and lover of everything hands-on. She was the 2011 winner of the Craft and Hobby Association's Industry Achievement Award.