New video series: Heck yeah, hybrid! (How to make your own pocket page cards using digital stamps)

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Last week, I launched a new video series under the banner of “Just Crafty Enough.” The goal” Show you how to use my digital products to make real-world, tangible, crafty things. And that was all well and good until I thought, “I should Google ‘just crafty enough’ to make sure I’m not using something that’s already out there.’” Turns out, … Read More

Cathy ZielskeNew video series: Heck yeah, hybrid! (How to make your own pocket page cards using digital stamps)

New video series: Just Crafty Enough

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Today I’m launching a new video tutorial series called “Just Crafty Enough.” The idea behind it is this: I am not the craftiest person on the planet but I do know how to use digital products to create fun, simple and cool projects that aren’t necessarily just scrapbook pages. I wanted to start finding other ways to use some of the digital … Read More

Cathy ZielskeNew video series: Just Crafty Enough

Make a Page Monday: A hybrid scrapbooking layout + video tutorial

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Learn hybrid scrapbooking at cathyzielske.com.

STORY OF THE PAGE: My girl was home for interim break and we managed to eat a few family meals together. Sitting at the table against that glorious (but not so great for natural color) red wall, I asked them if they’d mind a photo. They both had similar sweatshirts on and both have hair highlights that are eerily similar. … Read More

Cathy ZielskeMake a Page Monday: A hybrid scrapbooking layout + video tutorial

Make a Page Monday: a hybrid layout + a video tutorial (plus a new preorder for 30 Days of Thankful stamps!)

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Learn how to use a digital template to make a hybrid scrapbook page. Click through for more!

STORY OF THE PAGE: I forgot to take a first day of school photo of Cole this year. Part of is we were trying to get out the door and get there on time and part of is, well, he’s a junior in high school and let’s just say it’s probably not super high on his Back to School check list. … Read More

Cathy ZielskeMake a Page Monday: a hybrid layout + a video tutorial (plus a new preorder for 30 Days of Thankful stamps!)

Make a Page…Friday? (Indeed is it + a free template & video tutorial)

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In my class, Scrapbook Your Year, I talk about culling images to get to the ones I want to include in my yearly album. In my opening presentation, there is a photo I linger on for a minute and decide, “Nope. This one needs its own page!” Today I’m sharing that page on a Friday edition of Make a Page … Read More

Cathy ZielskeMake a Page…Friday? (Indeed is it + a free template & video tutorial)

How to use digital stamps on your phone with no Photoshop required

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Learn how to use digital stamps (PNG files) on your smart phone using a few simple tricks.

You know that phrase, “You learn something new every day?” Well that was me a few days ago, and maybe today, it will be you. I recently launched a new Instagram account and one of my followers tipped me off to an easy way to use digital stamps on your phone without needing to access Photoshop in any way, shape or … Read More

Cathy ZielskeHow to use digital stamps on your phone with no Photoshop required

Making my 30 Days of Thankful book

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30 Days of Thankful, the project, is now complete. While I started out with the best of intentions to create a traditional album, I ended up doing the entire project digitally and have ordered a 5.5-inch square softcover book from Artifact Uprising. Today, I want to show you how I set up my book files and used the Artifact Uprising interface. I … Read More

Cathy ZielskeMaking my 30 Days of Thankful book

If you’ve got one of those seniors this year

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The school year is almost here. In fact, it’s already here for a number of you. Here in the upper Midwest, many of our kids go back to school on the day after Labor Day. Last August, I came up with a little idea. I’d write a short message to my senior girl each week, find or take a photo, and … Read More

Cathy ZielskeIf you’ve got one of those seniors this year

Six Simple Steps: Digital Stamps Two Ways

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Digital stamps can sometimes seem like the domain of purely digital scrapbookers, so today I wanted to share a video tutorial showing two things memory keepers can do in the hybrid tradition: add them to photos and design custom 3 x 4 pocket page style cards. I know it’s hard to take your eyes off the first photo, what with … Read More

Cathy ZielskeSix Simple Steps: Digital Stamps Two Ways

Layout Share: This Girl + a video tutorial

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I’ve had a hankering for hybrid of late. With all my memory keeping revolving around my digital Project Life these days, I decided to see if I could come up with a few more pages to tuck into Aidan’s album (or Cole’s album, though he’s much harder to document these days photographically speaking). And as you may be aware, Aidan … Read More

Cathy ZielskeLayout Share: This Girl + a video tutorial