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 …

14 Scrapbook Layouts for Kids

Children make beautiful photographic models and adorable subjects for scrapbook layouts. The only problem is that they grow and change almost instantly. But, you can record those special memories in your scrapbook. Here are 14 ideas to showcasing some of …

Creating a Paper Quilt

Get your quilts out and cozy up with some tips for creating quilt patterns on your grids! Quilts. Before my life was consumed with creating MM layouts, sewing, and quilting were some of my other favorite pastimes. Many of the …

Design Principle 7: Alignment

Design principle, alignment is important because it allows us to create order and organization on a scrapbook layout. Aligning elements allows them to create a visual connection with each other. When you look at the grid, think of it as …

Explore the Possibilities

What is next after you’ve worked with the Basic Dies? Let’s explore the possibilities! There are a number of Level 1 Explore Dies that are easily included in your layouts that help carry your theme or just add a decorative …

10 Scrapbook Ideas with the Strips Patterns

When you want to make something truly unique, try strips. Strips are exactly what they claim, 1-inch-wide pieces of photos or paper that fit the grid perfectly. It’s a look rarely seen outside of the world of Mosaic Moments® because …

What I Love about Fall

You’ve heard me say that scrapbooking is your opportunity to Tell Your Story, and it is, but have you considered telling a story about what you love about a season…Fall is upon us, what is your fall story, what YOU …