Is Digital Scrapbooking For You?

Digital scrapbooking has taken the scrapbooking market to a whole new level. It has allowed those who were on the fence about scrapbooking to begin with, to take part without a great deal of commitment or cost. Now, don’t get me wrong, digital scrapbooking takes a lot of work and practice to get a layout complete. I have heard many a scrapbooker wonder if digital scrapbooking is for them. So I thought I would take a moment to try and answer that question. The important thing to recognize is that nobody has that actual answer but you. But here are … Continue reading

Where To Get Digital Photographs When You Don’t Have a Digital Camera

The key to digital scrapbooking is the digital photographs. However, many people have not upgraded to a digital camera for many reasons, but usually because they are partial to their film camera. I love my film camera, but I also own a digital camera in which I use frequently as well. What do you do when you don’t have a digital camera, and you want to get into digital scrapbooking? First off, you need pictures – photographs of whatever you want to create a scrapbook layout about. These photographs can come from negatives and film. That is okay, you just … Continue reading

Digital Scrapbooking Basic Supplies

Digital scrapbooking is a bit different than traditional scrapbooking in that you can obtain all the cute papers, embellishments and other items for a lot less than regular scrapbooking supplies. The reason of course, is because they are digitally obtained. But even with the lower cost of supplies, there are still some things you need to scrapbook digitally. Digital Photographs These do not have to be taken with a digital camera although that is the most practical way. If you have a regular non-digital camera, you can use your scanner to scan the photographs onto your computer. There, you now … Continue reading

Digital Scrapbooking at

Digital scrapbooking is becoming more popular all of the time and with sites like, it is getting easier to make the leap (or maybe even just a small jump) into the world of digital scrapbooking. is a site that not only offers digital products you can use to create your layouts, they also have a wide variety of options for support and ideas on their site. The first thing I recommend doing when you visit the site is to download the FREE ebook titled “15 Things you Need to Know to Become a Great Digital Scrapbooker.” This 65-page … Continue reading

Checking Out Picaboo

Picaboo is a scrapbooker’s new friend. Or I guess that depends on how much time you enjoy spending on each layout. Picaboo offers solutions to those that don’t have all that time. The concept is cool and the outcome is even better. Picaboo is an online service where you upload your favorite digital photos. You can upload them by theme, or you can upload just random favorite shots. After you have uploaded and selected all of the photos you care to use for your project, it’s now time to drag and drop them easily into the template of your choice. … Continue reading

Have you been thinking about getting into digital scrapbooking, but you are not sure where to start? I have recently come across a website that launched this past summer that looks like a perfect way to introduce yourself to digital scrapbooking. is a free service with many fun creative possibilities. offers the user many exciting and easy to use options for creating custom scrapbook layouts online. Signing up for an account was easy and took less than a minute. When you sign up, you get to name a URL that will be specific to you. This is what … Continue reading

Product Review: Scrapbook MAX Digital Scrapbooking Software

Scrapbook MAX is a new really unique digital scrapbooking kit. The software uses a drag and drop design to simplify digital scrapbooking in a fast, fun and easy way. It makes it very user friendly and a breeze to use. Choose your photos and then you simply drag and drop your digital photos into the design space. From there you can build impressive, personalized scrapbooks by selecting backgrounds, images and different text options with your mouse. I was impressed by all the professionally-designed templates and backgrounds, photo-realistic embellishments, colored and textured paper scraps, traditional and whimsical frames, captions, speech bubbles … Continue reading