Scrapbooking Tips

It may be useful to know what these terms mean:

Pattern Paper

Almost all pattern paper sold will be acid free. Pattern paper can be sold in pad or assorted design pertaining the same theme; either in pastel florals or bold prints. You can also purchased them in loose sheets.They are either one-sided or doubled -sided. Those with both sides are used for arcylics and double sided pages.




Cardstock can be sold in pad or loose sheet and are also acid free. They are avaikable in smooth or textured finish. Look out for sale to stock a good mix of cardstocks as they are so versatile, You can use them for backgrounds, photo mats, cards, bookmarks, gift tags, die cuts, punched shapes and so on.



Refer to related idea pages: scrapbooking, altered art, stamping, faux finishing, decoupage, stencilling, decoratve painting and embellishment.


Items such as beads, brads, ribbons, silk flowers, metal frame, stickers, stamps, buttons, photographs and many more. All these add dimensions and interest to your creations. You can also make your own embellishments with some imagination and creativity. Refer to embellishments for some ideas.