When playing with paper, anything goes!
It's hard to resist all the gorgeous patterned paper lining store shelves. It's even harder to know just the right way to use it. Instead of keeping your prettiest prints off your pages to save for that elusive "perfect layout," find out how to mix, crumple, cut, stamp, weave, punch and piece your favorite sheets into fabulous layouts today!
With simple techniques and "try this" tips, Playing with Paper is a must-have resource for using patterned paper to enhance your memories. In these pages, learn to use patterned papers—from one or two to four or more—in a wide variety of ways. With clear explanations, a "no rules" approach, and illustrated step-by-step instructions for simple paper techniques, you'll be Playing with Paper in no time!
More than 130 layouts illustrate how to:
- Use one or two patterns to enhance a page
- Mix four (or more!) patterned papers successfully
- Make use of that stash of paper scraps
- Create embellishments and details that pop