Friday, January 13, 2012

Tips for faster scrapping and Christmas Layout

With the arrival of my little sweetie, I need to budget my time carefully. Since I still want to get some srapping done, here is what works for me
  • use a kit
  • use a sketch (here I used #190 from Creative Scrappers)
  • switch off facebook, email, skype etc to really focus on the LO.
  • use fast embellishments such as stickers, brads, trinkets , rub ons, flower vines, etc
  • use glue, which does not have to dry
  • stay away from paint, stitching etc
  • use pre-made titles
  • journal by hand

This layout took 40 minutes to make. While it is not an amazing piece of art, it still preserves the memory of a special Christmas (aka the walrus Christmas) and I had some "me time" which I need for my mental health.

What are your tips for faster scrapping? I would love to read about them!!!



Thanks for stopping by.

All the best,

Elisabeth


3 comments:

  1. Das Layout ist wunderschön und das Foto von deinem Kleinen zu süß.

    Ich verwende auch sehr gerne Sketches und Farben und nicht zu viel Material *g* ...

    LG Yvonne

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  2. Oh he is so cute!!!! I am glad you are enjoying your new little bundle. I think you pretty much hit all the main points to getting more done. Your LO is so pretty.

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  3. your layout is just lovely. so happy for you. glad you are enjoying the newest addition.

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