The Fresh N Fruity Collection

You might not consider a collection that is mostly pastels for your winter pages, but if you think about it, what better palette but frosty colors to document your frosty photos? Most of us work from our photos to choose …

5 Tips to Create 2-Page Spreads

When working with the Mosaic Moments® System, we generally start with a single-page pattern. However, many of us prefer two-page layouts in our albums, so these patterns must be converted to a spread. The key to creating that two-page spread …

Purposeful Plans for Photos

2021 has arrived with some of the leftover baggage of 2020. As such, the days ahead just might continue to disrupt what we once considered normal and continue to interrupt our hoped-for plans of travel and plans for adventure. While …

Scrapbooking the Year 2020

2020 has been a monumental year. For starters, we dealt with a life-altering pandemic that turned our worlds upside down. But, many of us also expanded their families, took amazing vacations, and grew closer together. As this year finally draws …

4 Quick Holiday Tips

I have a few quick holiday tips for scrapping because if we’ve learned anything about our scrapping it helps to do pages close to the events in order to remember all the details. However, the rush of the holidays, so …

10 Reasons to Use Page Kits for the Holidays

We love using Mosaic Moments® Page Kits all year long, but they are especially useful during the holidays. Here are some reasons why we use holiday page kits, and some ideas for you as well. Note: Most of the page …

Christmas with Non-Traditional Colors

Traditional colors of reds and greens are usually our go to colors for scrapping the Christmas season, but each year a multitude of non-traditional colors make their way into our cards and ornaments. I considered several color options for this …

20 Non-Traditional Holiday Moments to Capture

Article By Candy Spiegel Each year, we seem to take the same photos for the holiday season, like the kids on Santa’s lap, the neighborhood’s holiday lights, or the tree with all the presents piled underneath. This year, we are …

Christmas in your Pocket

The Nested Pocket Dies have been a great tool for making one of our family traditions, a Countdown to Christmas or an Advent celebration calendar, a part of our yearly holiday makes. It’s a way to prepare the kids for …

13 Ways to Embellish Your Holiday Scrapbook Pages

Mosaic Moments® is a photo-centric system of scrapbooking where embellishments are not needed. But, sometimes it can be fun to add embellishments to a layout — especially during the holidays. Here are 13 ways to add embellishments to your layouts. …

Design Principle 8: Repetition

The final design principle we are talking about is repetition. In design, repetition is repeating one or more elements on your layout. This gives your scrapbook page unity and consistency. Repeating the elements (such as color, shape, etc.) goes hand-in-hand …

Ten Cards for Christmas

We’re going to look at ten cards for Christmas this week. Christmas will soon be upon us and part of getting ready for the big day is sending greetings to friends and family with an annual Christmas card. Most years …

6 Holiday Photography Tips & Tricks

Article By Candy Spiegel Holidays are a wonderful time for capturing beautiful moments. Everything is decorated, holiday lights and fires help to light up the evenings, and, there could be a beautiful winter wonderland outdoors. But, getting that perfect shot …

Crop to Improve Your Pics

I have two main choices when printing my photos. I can print as shot usually giving me a 4×5 photo or crop it to 4×6 and print it out. I usually can go further in cropping to size for the …