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Why you will love scrapbooking and why this is not just a hobby – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


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I discovered scrapbooking in 2000. My grandma had just died and I was sitting in front of the computer and researching ideas about keeping my memories alive. In those days I had just started to study arts and my main subject was photography so it turned out that I stumbled over scrapbooking. While scrapbooking is well known in the United Stated there wasn’t anything in German at this time. I remember that I spent hours looking through galleries and saving scrapbook pages to my computer because I loved how people layered, journaled and added pictures. My idea was: If I could just make a book from my grandparents or my family in general – this would help us all to keep our memories alive.

As I couldn’t get any material for scrapbooking here in Germany I just adapted – I put some journaling in a word processing program, printed it, cut it, looked for paper (which was just plain blue/brown/red, etc.) and used it for my photos. At this time I also got my first digital camera and took tons of 2 MP photos – just good enough to print out in 10×15 cm – and used them for my scrapbook pages.

Little did I know what would be soon possible. And little did I know that I wouldn’t end up as a teacher (because that was what I was studying) but as an owner of a digital scrapbooking site. If you had told me that days – I’d said you are crazy 😉

In 2004 I finally finished my first photo book with digital scrapbooking embellishments. Slowly these things came up here in Germany and we could create online our own photo books – first just with the upload of some photos and later with our own JPG files in our own format – that´s when I created my first photo book.

I made one for my father in law about his hometown. My husband and I went there and visited each place he has loved as a child and still loved today. We tried to find stories behind these places and wrote them down. Christmas 2004 was really special for my father in law – he couldn’t stop crying when he saw his photo book.

In 2005 my husband and I got married. Again as this was a special event I made a photo book online – with tons of scrapbook pages.

Each time I created a photo book I spent about days doing so. It often took me even weeks to make any page looking unique and meaningful. I’ve never been a big scrapper and stumbled into designing much quicker but I absolutely enjoyed creating these everlasting moments for my family and me.

So why am I writing a novel for you about my digital scrapbooking adventures?

Because I wanted to tell you that scrapbooking is much more than a hobby when you have a bit time on your hands. It is about preserving your family’s history, it’s about preserving special moments, great events, places, and so much more. It’s about looking back one day and you will remember all these pretty unique moments you might have forgotten otherwise.

Also I wanted to tell you that it doesn’t matter if you are “just” a beginner, if you have no experience at all, if you have never heard of design principles and chromatic circles. Scrapbooking is about you and your family and I promise all your efforts get better with time.

So I guess today I just wanted to encourage you to start – no matter what your family is worth to be preserved. Each scrapbook page is unique and different in its own way. There is no need to be shy, no need to worry “if you are good enough” – really, this is just about fun and remembering moments. And I promise with time you get better and better – you don’t even realize.

Here are some of my old – and embarrassing – examples 😉

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You can see how old they are 😉 But both of these layouts have wonderful memories for me and when I see them today I’m really happy to have them! So saying that – here some tutorials on how to share scrapbook pages, in our gallery and on Facebook.

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Clipping Masks: Your Wordart in a Shape in Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Wordart in a Shape in Photoshop Elements

Here is the video in basic steps – this won’t replace watching the video so please watch to fully understand how to use clipping masks in custom shapes.

For this tutorial I use the Digidesignresort Collaboration Kit “Attic’s Treasures”

1. Scrap your page, choose the font tool and write something you want to use as word art.

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

Clipping Masks2. Make the word art color fit your scrapbook page color

Clipping Masks

3. Draw a custom shape with the custom shape tool – in this case I’ve drawn a heart. Again, adapt the color and choose a blending mode to blend your shape into the background.

Clipping Masks

4. Press the ALT-Key between the both layers, the word art and the shape layer. Then the word art will clip into the heart.

 

Clipping Masks

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Using the Cookie Cutter Tool in Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials



In this digital scrapbooking tutorial we show you how to use this fun cookie cutter tool. You can cut your photos in many fun ways with the help of this tool You simply choose a shape – no matter if it’s a heart shape, a star shape, or any other included in your Photoshop Elements and cut your photo into the preferred shape. Here you can see how easy it is to use.

 

 

 

A digital scrapbooking tutorial about using the cookie cutter tool in Photoshop Elements

1. Click on the Cookie Cutter Tool

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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2. Choose a shape from the palette

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3. Draw a shape on the picture

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Photoshop and Photoshop Elements Basics – Palettes & Rulers – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


 

You can use palettes for different things in Photoshop. You can show or hide certain ones by going to the window menu and selecting a palette name. Palettes can be placed into different
groups.

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

Photoshop and Photoshop Elements Basics - Palettes & Rulers

For instance, one palette group would consist of layers, channels and paths. If you need to move a palette group, you can do so by dragging the grey bar that is located at the top of the group. If
you want to shrink a palette group, click on the grey bar twice. Using the close box (“X”), you can hide a palette group if you wish. That’s how I have sorted my palettes:

Photoshop and Photoshop Elements Basics - Palettes & Rulers

The palettes have tabs and they can be moved around by dragging them. If you don’t want to do that, then the palettes can be mixed into other groups. Or if you want to place them in a default
setting, you can do that also. Just go to the menu “Window”, click on Workspace, Essentials (Default) to set back to the default settings or save your own workspace. For this click on Window in the menu, then Workspace and new Workspace. Enter a name and you have set your own workspace! See – mine is called “Monja’s Workspace” but you can name however you wish.

Photoshop and Photoshop Elements Basics - Palettes & Rulers
This graphics software also has rulers that you can use to see the measurements of your image. You will be able to tell whether it’s too big or too small. If you want to change the size, click on
the ruler twice, or you can use the “Preferences” command. You can change the measurement from pixels to inches. To show the rulers go to “View” and click on “Rulers”. When you have a file open and double click on the ruler numbers a window opens where you can change the measurement.

Photoshop and Photoshop Elements Basics - Palettes & Rulers

Photoshop and Photoshop Elements Basics - Palettes & Rulers

I really hope this helps to give you a basic understanding of Photoshop and Photoshop Elements Palettes and Rulers. You find many more tutorials here on the blog. Just go here, we have also included a lot of videos. Some things might be a bit different in Photoshop Elements or you might not to be able to find them but basically these tutorials are for both, Photoshop and Photoshop Elements users.

Adobe usually has a great deal on both programs, often with free shipping or a % off – to check out the offer now, go to the Adobe website.

You can find the PDF Document here. Just click on the link and download the Printable to your Computer.

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Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial – Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop


In this digital scrapbooking tutorial you learn how to create a sparkling brush with Photoshop.

After watching this video you cannot just create a sparkling brush but also any other brush in Photoshop or Photoshop Elements. Both image editing programs have the same tools but look slightly different in their interface. Sparkling brushes can be used to give your digital scrapbooking layout a special touch. This technique is especially great when you scrap a scrapbooking layout from a party, a 4th of July celebration or any other reason to celebrate.

 

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

(Written Tutorial “Create a sparkling brush”)

When you are a beginner with image editing and Photoshop please watch the video first. The written tutorial will just help you if you are familar with using Photoshop.

 

1. Click on File –> New and create a paper in 3600 x 3600, 300 dpi with a white blackground.

 You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

2. Click on the paint bucket and fill the paper with black.

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop


3. Click on the PenTool on the left site, choose yellow as the color for the star and draw a star. Close the path once you are done.

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

4. Click on Filter –> Blur –> Gausian Blur

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

5. Increase the radius to make the star look really blurry.

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

6. Click STRG + T or CMD + T to increase or decrease the size of the star, you can also turn the star around.

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

7. Do a right click on the layer of the star and click on duplicate layer.

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

 

 

8. Repeat this step as often as you wish and increase or decrease the size of the stars. Place them all over the paper.

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

 

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

 

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

 

 

9. Click on the black background and delete the layer.

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

 

10. Click on Image –> Trim

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

11. Click on Edit –> Define brush preset and save your brush. You now find it in your sparkling brush palette!

 

Create a sparkling brush in Photoshop

You can find the PDF Document here. Just click on the link and download the Printable to your Computer.

 

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Photoshop Elements vs Photoshop – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Photoshop Elements vs Photoshop – a battle or a question of need?

Photoshop Elements vs Photoshop – a video

In this video tutorial you get a short overview of Photoshop Elements vs Photoshop – you learn the differences between both program and the question is answered which program you really need for digital scrapbooking or basic image editing.

Who needs Photoshop and who needs Photoshop Elements?

When you think of buying an image editing program you are most likely stumble over Photoshop or Photoshop Elements or other image editing programs like Gimp, Photoimpact or Paint Shop Pro. If you are looking for a program to learn which is gives you later the ability to switch to Photoshop (the big brother) then you should buy a copy of Photoshop Elements. Once mastered the learning curve Photoshop Elements is much easier to learn than Photoshop and when you switch to Photoshop later because you like to learn more about designing – you will find this much easier.

Photoshop Elements is cheap based on the huge amount of functions it has. Beside that, you get a free trial of Photoshop and Photoshop Elements on the Adobe website. You can also find a lot of video tutorials here on our blog about Photoshop Elements. If you like to learn designing – it is better to go with Photoshop but Photoshop Elements will also work for a while for you. If you are a scrapper your questions Photoshop Elements vs Photoshop is answered easily – go with Photoshop Elements for now.

 

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What is Photoshop Elements? – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


What is Photoshop Elements and for what do you use it?

what is photoshop elementsIf you ask yourself “What is Photoshop Elements?” then keep reading, we want to solve this little mystery for you now.

Today image editing on the computer is very popular. You can take photos with many devices – your camera or your mobile phone are just the most common. But even if you have the popular iPod Touch you can take digital photo and load them to your computer. If the image is not optimal then you can improve it – you can not just get rid of red eyes but also improve or change colors, cut the photo or create several effects. All this and much more is possible with image editing programs.

There are several image editing programs on the market.

First of all there is the free image editing program called “Gimp” – you can download it from the Gimp site. But it is a bit complicated to use so we would recommend to spend some money on a good graphic program. It does not have to be Photoshop – another image editing program – which is used by professional photographers and graphic designers. Photoshop is really expensive and and just necessary when you really want to earn money with photography or graphic designs. It is not necessary when you just want to create some digital scrapbooking elements yourself or if you want to scrap some beautiful digital scrapbooking layouts. All this and much more is possible with the smaller image editing programs – Photoshop Elements, Paint Shop Pro or Photoimpact.

We highly recommend to use Photoshop Elements. If you later want to upgrade to Photoshop you already know how to use the program and even if not you are working with one of the best programs available. You do not need to spend any money to try out Photoshop Elements – you can download it from the Adobe website for a free 30 day trial.

Image editing is a very complex theme. So if you like to learn more about what is Photoshop Elements – just go through our tutorials section here and you find tons of videotutorials available.

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Soft Focus Effect in Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials

Soft Focus Effect in Photoshop Elements

The Soft Focus Effect is great to get some unimportant details on a photo into the background

With Photoshop Elements you can easily pretend a Soft Focus Effect. You just keep the object of your choice sharp in the foreground and blur the background. This way you put attention on your photo object. Here is a fast and easy way to do so with Photoshop Elements. The Soft Focus Effect is easy to make and a great way to make your photo look special. Professional Photographers often use the Soft Focus Effect already when they take the picture. They simply keep the lens open, then the focus lies on the object to photograph and not the background.

The Soft Focus Effect

It might be also a nice idea to play a little around with the Soft Focus Effect – you could for example keep one or two elements in the background and one in the foreground sharp while the rest of the picture is blurred.With the help of the Soft Focus Effect you decide where the attention of the viewer of your picture goes to. Do you like the tutorials? You can find many more videos here on our blog. Check out the video tutorials for Photoshop Elements 9. Here is an example of a picture using the Soft Focus Effect

Soft Focus Effect

 

 

 

Soft Focus Effect – written Tutorial

Please note: this tutorial is just a help when you are familiar with Photoshop or if you have watched the video. 1. Open a picture and choose the Selection Brush Tool from the left side. Select the object you want to turn into the focus. You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.  

Soft Focus Effect

Soft Focus Effect

2. Click select –> inverse to select the area around the subject.  

Soft Focus Effect

  3. The area around the cat is now blurry and the cat is in the center – this is the Soft Focus Effect!

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Use the Organizer in Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


The Photoshop Elements Organizer

Learn how to use the Photoshop Elements Organizer

WRITTEN INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO USE THE PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS ORGANIZER

– Start by opening  your Photoshop Elements program.

– Click on “organizer” (see pic below), another program will open which is your organizer.

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

Organizer in Photoshop Elements

– Now import your photos.

Click on files – Get photos and videos – From files and folder ( see pic below)

Organizer in Photoshop Elements

– One great thing about the Photoshop Elements Organizer is that you can tag your photos, so they are easier to find.

So what you do is you rate your photos by giving them stars (see pic below), after you’ve done that you can have just those show up that you wish to see.  Like for example only those with 4 stars as in screenshot.

Organizer in Photoshop Elements

Here is how (see pic below)

You click on the little stars on top and then the tab right next to it where you get the options to display the photos

The options are:  add lower, add higher or only. ( the stars you picked)

Organizer in Photoshop Elements

– Next we are going to add keyword tags

We are now going to add sub categories to our main categories  ( see pic below)

Organizer in Photoshop Elements

a little box will pop up where you are going to write the name of your sub category..  click OK ( see pic below)

Organizer in Photoshop Elements

Then you can drag  the category and/or sub category tag to your photos ( see pic below)

Organizer in Photoshop Elements

After you have done all that you can simply click on the categories or sub categories and have the photos show up that you want to work with in your Photoshop Elements program.

Another very useful function is the slider ( see pic below) make your photos show larger or smaller.

Organizer in Photoshop Elements

also (see pic below)

1:  Show all ( you will get all the photo you imported)

2:  Search (type in name of photo you are looking for)

3:  By date, old or new

Organizer in Photoshop Elements

You can also add tags to your photos through the keyword tag display ( see pic below), by dragging the words to your photos.

Organizer in Photoshop Elements

…and then we have also the option of  just choosing the ones with people in them ( see pic below)

Photoshop Elements Organizer

and then we have the File, Create and Share options. ( see pic below)

Photoshop Elements Organizer

Just play around in them in your  Photoshop Elements Organizer program.

You can find the PDF Document here. Just click on the link and download the Printable to your Computer.

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Share your Scrapbooking Layouts with the World – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Share your Scrapbooking Layouts with the World

Learn how to share your Scrapbooking layouts with the world.

In this tutorial you learn how to prepare your layouts to share them with friends, family and the scrapbooking community. There are options included in Photoshop Elements which makes it super easy for you to do so with just a click.


Written instructions on how to share your Scrapbooking layouts with the world

Here a layout that we are going  to share with my family and friends.

Make sure you merge all the  visible layers of your scrapbooking layout ( see pic  below)

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

Scrapbooking Layouts

Next you are going to resize your Scrapbooking layout ( see pic below)

Click: Image/Resize/Image size

Scrapbooking Layouts

Your image size box will pop up ( see pic below)

Set your size to  600×600 pixels (that is what most online galleries like)- Click OK

Your layout will look much smaller, double click the magnifier to get to your (new) actual size.

Your Scrapbooking layouts are still fine at 600×600 for your family and friends to see.

Scrapbooking Layouts

After resizing your layout click on the Share tab (see pic below)

I am going to use Flickr in my example here.( If this is your first time uploading to Flcikr you will need to conform that you are willing to share your photos .)

scrapbooking layouts

After that is done, this box come up ( see pic below)

Click on photo, then add name,  description and adjust wether you want it to be private  to family and friends, just yourself or make it public so everyone can see you scrapbooking layout.  If you make it public you can add some keyword tags too.

Scrapbooking Layouts

– Click OK and upload.

You can now click to go to the Flickr site to check your layout out on there.

There are more options beside Flickr; Facebook etc…

You can also burn to CD.. all to be found under the Share tab.

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial on how to share your Scrapbooking layouts to the world.

You can find the PDF Document here. Just click on the link and download the Printable to your Computer.

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Create a gradient to change your background – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Create a gradient to change your background

Learn how to create a gradient to change your background

Sometimes the backgrounds added to the kits we bought seem not to match the colors in our photos. You can recolor the whole background but I also like to just add a gradient over the background to change it just a little. In this tutorial I show you how to do this with Photoshop Elements.

I´m using Carena’s and mine kit “Spring Meadow“.


Written instructions on how to create a gradient to change your background.

Hello everyone, I am going to show you how to use a gradient over your background to give it a slightly different look.

-So first of all open your background in your Photoshop Elements program.

-Click on  new layer ( see pic below)

– Click on adjustment layer (see pic below)

-Click on gradient (see pic below)

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

Create a gradient

A little box will pop up ( see pic below)

-click on the gradient

Create a gradient

The gradient editor will open ( see pic below)

Create a gradient

Choose one of the gradients to use over your background and click OK

Go back  to your gradient editor and adjust to the colors you like ( see pic below)

Create a gradient

You can click on the little colored tabs to pick another color, you can use the slider to adjust too.

Or add even more color by clicking right under the color bar.

Just try different options till you have it set to your likes. and click OK

Now you can still change the angle if you wish (see pic below), click ok when done.

Create a gradient

Now comes the fun part, playing with the blending options ( see pic below)

Create a gradient Create a gradient

Try out some different ones, just play a bit with the different options till you get it as you like it.

I chose to go with the overlay setting, adjusted my colors a bit more after picking overlay as blending and this is how my background looks now (see pic below) The gradient option is an easy way to have your backgrounds suit certain off your photos better.

Create a gradient

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial on how to create a gradient to change your background.

You can find the PDF Document here. Just click on the link and download the Printable to your Computer.

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Use Clipping Masks in Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Use Clipping Masks in Photoshop Elements

In this tutorial you learn how to use the beautiful clipping masks in Photoshop Elements.

Written instructions on how to use clipping masks in Photoshop Elements

Hello everyone,

I will show you how to use a clipping mask.

You will need a background, clipping mask and photo. Open them all in your program.

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

Clipping Masks

Then drag and drop the elements on your background.

Clipping Masks

Now click on the clipping mask layer and create a new layer ( see pic below)

Clipping Masks

Now click on gradient ( see pic below)

Clipping Masks

Your gradient Editor will popup.

Now pick a color from your background or photo, click OK

Clipping Masks

You can now adjust the gradient a bit if you wish ( see pic below)

When you are done click ok.

Clipping Masks

Now you simply pull your gradient over top ( see pic below)

Clipping Masks

This is what you will get ( see pic below)

Clipping Masks

Now you press your alt key and point your curser between the clipping mask – and gradient layer.

You will see that your curser changes , click.

You will now see that your clipping mask changed to the gradient you did chose. ( see pic below)

Clipping Masks

Now click between the gradient- and your photo layer.

Now you want to remove the sharp edges of your photo to have it blend more in with the clipping mask.

Click on your photo layer, then on your eraser tool and choose a brush with undefined edges. ( see pic below)

Clipping Masks

Then simply erase the edges of your photo ( see pic below)

Clipping Masks

After you erased your photo ‘s edge,s you click merge clipping mask ( see pic below)

Clipping Masks

Then click on the move tool, do a right click, add layer style ( see pic below)

Clipping Masks

and add some drop shadow to your liking.

Click OK and you are done!

 

Clipping Masks

 

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial on how to use clipping mask in Photoshop Elements.

You can find the PDF Document here. Just click on the link and download the Printable to your Computer.

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Black/white Photo with a detail in color in Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Black/white Photo with a detail in color in Photoshop Elements

Learn how to  do some colored details on your black/white photos in Photoshop Elements.

Do you like these black and white photos which just have some details added in color? Then this tutorial is the right one for you – I show you how to do this using Photoshop Elements 9.

Written Instructions

Black/white Photo with a detail in color in Photoshop Elements

Hello everyone,

This time I want to show you how you do some colored parts in a black /white photo.

To start open the photo you are going to work with, right click on the layer on the right side, click layer from background, click OK ( see pic.  below)

Right click layer again, duplicated layer ( you can give the new layer a name if you wish)

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

Photoshop Elements

Now make sure the new layer is marked ( highlighted) , we are going to make our photo black/white now.

Go to Enhance / Convert to black and white ( see pic below)

Photoshop Elements

Choose one of the effects and click OK ( see pic below)

Photoshop Elements

Now you are going to use a brush, choose one from the eraser tool, choose a brush which doesn’t have defined edges for better results.

Photoshop Elements

Click on the magnifier to get a closer look at your picture.

So now you can start erasing over the part in your photo that you want colored ( see pic below), use a larger brush on bigger parts and smaller brushes on the edges.

Photoshop Elements

Choose any part you want the color to come though .. be creative and have fun!

Photoshop Elements

Hope you enjoyed the  Black and white coloring detail tutorial.

Photoshop Elements.

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Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial – Center your elements and backgrounds in Photoshop Elements


In this digital scrapbooking tutorial you learn how to center your elements and backgrounds in Photoshop Elements. Often you want your elements and photo in the center of the attention and this digital scrapbooking tutorial will help you to apply this knowledge not just to your scrapbooking layouts but also all the other things you want to be centered or aligned left or right on your layout.

 

 

Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial – Center your elements and backgrounds in Photoshop Elements

Find written instructions at the bottom of this page, on how to center your elements and backgrounds in Photoshop elements.

In this tutorial I´m using the kit “PS. I love you” by Mistica Designs.

There is a whole collection available – from many of our designers.

Written Tutorial : Center your elements and backgrounds in Photoshop Elements

Prepare a background and  the elements you want to use. Drag the elements onto the paper.

Center your elements and backgrounds in Photoshop Elements

Click on the move tool, now make sure you marked both your layers, do that by clicking on them both while holding the CTRL ( command) key.

Then click on arrange and click on horizontal centers. ( see pic below), then on vertical centers and your element should be in the center of your page.

Center your elements and backgrounds in Photoshop Elements

Now drag  your next element onto our paper and place it where you like it. Then mark all the layers again and do the above steps once more to have to everything centered.

Center your elements and backgrounds in Photoshop Elements

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial ;  Center Your Elemens and backgrounds in Photoshop Elements

Photoshop Elements

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Create an out of the Bounds effect using Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials

Out of the Bounds Effect in Photoshop Elements

Create an Out of the Bounds Effect using Photoshop Elements

In this tutorial you learn to create the fun out of the bounds effects in the guided effects panel in Photoshop Elements. It´s fun and so easy to create.

Why to use the out of the bounds effect

Using the out of the bounds effect is not just very popular but also very effective. In the big brother of Photoshop Elements, Photoshop, this is a long procedure – you need to select the piece you want to stand out of the bound, you need to be safe in extracting and the tools Photoshop offers. Using the out of the bounds effect in Photoshop Elements is much easier.

What is the out of the out of the bound effect?

The out of the bound effect lets a part of your picture “jump” out your photo. It´s great to put some emphasis on a special part of your picture. In Photoshop Elements the out of the bounds effect is a ready prepared effect for you. You just click the “Create Tab” in your Photoshop Elements and then you are guided step by step to create this effect. Do not use the out of the bound effect too often or the effect is – as with any effect – gone.

Out of the Bounds Effect

 

Create an out of the Bounds Effect (written Tutorial)

Please note: the tutorials are much easier to understand when you watch the video, especially if you are just starting out the written tutorial won’t help you to create the wished effect. 1. Open a picture in Photoshop Elements  You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

Out of the Bounds Effect

2.

Out of the Bounds Effect

3. Create a frame on your picture to set where the effect should be applied.  

Out of the Bounds Effect

 

4.Out of the Bounds Effect

5.Out of the Bounds Effect

6.

Out of the Bounds Effect

7.Out of the Bounds Effect

8. Select the areas.Out of the Bounds Effect

9. Out of the Bounds Effect

10. Apply a gradient to the background.  

Out of the Bounds Effect

 

11.Out of the Bounds Effect

 

12.Out of the Bounds Effect

 

13.Out of the Bounds Effect

14. Merge all layers.Out of the Bounds Effect

15.Out of the Bounds Effect

 

16. Out of the Bounds Effect

You are done! You have created a so-called out of the bounds effect!

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Create a calendar using Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Use Photoshop Elements to Create a calendar

In this tutorial you learn how to create a calendar page in Photoshop Elements with the help of Adobe’s quick edits. Try it, it’s fun and easy.

Written Turorial at bottom of this page.

I´m using the kit “A new Year – Life 365” from the Digidesignresort Designer Team, a beautiful kit for many occasions.

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Create a calendar using Photoshop Elements

Please note: the tutorials are much easier to understand when you watch the video, especially if you are just starting out the written tutorial won’t help you to create the wished effect.

1. Open your pictures and elements/background(s) you want to use. They show up in your project bin on the bottom.

 You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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2.Create a calendar

3. Click on the Photocalendar Tab.

 


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4. Choose a layout for your calendar.Create a calendar

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6. Place your photos on the Calendar.Create a calendar

 

7. Place your background behind the pictures.Create a calendar

 

8. Place elements on your page.Create a calendar

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12. Add a title to the page.Create a calendar

 

13. Choose the font you wish.

 

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14. Your calendar page is ready!

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Create a Photobook using Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


A photobook is “in”

– and the perfect gift for yourself to keep your memories alive and a perfect gift for your loved ones for all occasions from christmas to birthday or a wedding book about your friend’s wedding.

 

Create a Photobook (written tutorial)

Please note: the tutorials are much easier to understand when you watch the video, especially if you are just starting out the written tutorial won’t help you to create the wished effect.

1.  Click on the “Create” Tab on top right on Photobook, open several photos you want to add to your book.

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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3. Drag photos into the empty fields to create a photobook.

 

 

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5. Place a title and color it.Create a Photobook

6. Decorate your page with several elements.Create a Photobook

 

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As you can see – it’s fun and easy to create a photobook!

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Change the color of your Photo in Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Change the color of your Photo

Learn how to change the color of your Photo

Sometimes a photo needs to fit to your layout and you might like to turn the whole photo into another color. You can do that using Photoshop Elements. I show you how to turn a colored photo into sepia/blue/each color you like in two ways with two different effects.

Written Tutorial

I will show yuo two ways how to do this.. it is pretty easy in Photohop Element as you will see.

Open the photo you want to work with.  Click on your layer. ( if your layer panel isn’t viewable, click on windows  at the top in your program and simply click on layer and it will open.) ( see pic below)

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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Make sure your layers is active.. click on little circle ( shown below), then photofilter.

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Now choose a filter, for example sepia. change the intensity to your liking. ( see below)

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I picked sepia but you can choose any color you wish. ( below)

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Now I show you another way, where you make your photo a black/white one first.

Click on enhance ( top of page, see pic below) , then convert to black and white. Then just play a bit around with the settings till you like what you see.

Change the color of your Photo

After you made your picture black and white, click again on photofilter as in the steps above.

.. and play around till you get the color you like.

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial.

Change the color of your Photo

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Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial – Add dimension in Photoshop Elements


Creating a realistic scene in Photoshop Elements is not as hard as it seems. Here is a digital scrapbooking tutorial which shows you exactly how to do that. Please make sure that you are already familiar with the software. If you have never used any kind of digital scrapbooking software or Photoshop Elements you might find this tutorial really hard.

For this digital scrapbooking tutorial I’ve used the kit “A new Year – Life 365” from the Digidesignresort Designer Team.

 

 

Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial “Adding Dimension in Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

 

 

Please watch the video first because this step-by-step pictures are just an aid to memory.

1. Place the elements you want to add dimension to on your paper.

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial - Add dimension in Photoshop Elements

2. Click on the Layer Thumbnail in the layer palette with the left mouse key to select the element. Then mark the layer with the bear (in this case) to place it on the chair.

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3. Click on the eraser and choose a brush to erase the parts with the bear covered from the chair.

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Learn how to create realistic shadows in Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Learn how to create realistic shadows in Photoshop Elements

Why you have to learn to create realistic shadows in Photoshop Elements

Did you ever wonder how to create realistic shadows in Photoshop Elements without the blending mode?

Shadows, which have the shape of the element you create it for? Then this tutorial is right for you – I show you in Photoshop Elements how to create a realistic shadow in Photoshop Elements which looks like the shape of the heart to turn it in to a 3-dimensional object.

For the tutorial “Create realistic shadows in Photoshop Elements” I´ve used Photoshop Elements and the kit “It´s a wonderful World” from the Digidesignresort Designer Team.

 

Tutorial “Create realistic shadows in Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

Please watch the video first because this step-by-step pictures are just an aid to memory.

 

1. Place the element on the paper

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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2. Click on the layer thumbnail of the element you want to add the shadow to with the left mouse key to select the element. Create a new layer, pull it under the layer of the element and fill the selection with black.

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3. You can turn off the element layer for now. Click on the layer with the black heart.

 

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4. Now choose under Filter –> Blur –> Gaussian Blur

 

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6. Decrease the opacity to about 50-60%

 

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7. Press CMD + T to transform the shadow. Now the heart looks like a floating element 🙂

 

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Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial – Make a puzzle from your photo and frame it


In this digital scrapbooking tutorial you learn how to create a puzzle from your photo and frame it in Photoshop Elements. You can use this technique for various things. You can create a collage and print it out but you can also use it as a basement for the digital scrapbooking layout.

 

 

 

 

Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial “Make a puzzle from your photo and frame it in Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

 

Please watch the video first because this step-by-step pictures are just an aid to memory.

 

1. Open the picture of your choice and place it on a 12×12 inch file. You might need to resize the picture according to the size of the photo.

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials – Frame a photo in Photoshop Elements (basic & old photo style)


In this digital scrapbooking tutorial you learn how to create a basic photo frame, add a shadow and then use the eraser tool to create the look of an old photo frame in Photoshop Elements.

 

 

 

 

 

Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial “Frame a Photo in Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

 

Please watch the video first because this step-by-step pictures are just an aid to memory

1. Open a picture of your choice in Photoshop Elements.

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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2. With SHIFT + T or CMD + T make your picture a bit smaller.

 

Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials - Frame a photo in Photoshop Elements

3. Now, select the picture and add a stroke around it.

 

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4. Make sure the frame is big enough and not white – it needs a bit of a creamy touch to make sure that it has a vintage look later.

 

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5. Now use the eraser to make small edges into the stroke.

 

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6. Add a shadow.

 

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Enhance your photos and get rid of red eyes – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


You take a photo, use your flash and when you finally open it on your computer you see the red eye. What was a problem before the photos became digital is now just a click away. I show you how to get rid of the red eyes in Photoshop Elements easily and enhance your photo.

 

Tutorial “Enhance your photos and get rid of red eyes in Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

Please watch the Enhance your photos and get rid of red eyes video first because this step-by-step pictures are just an aid to memory

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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Turn your pictures in black and white photos – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Turn your pictures in black and white photos

Learn how to turn your pictures into black and white photos

Black and white photos are dramatic. They put more attention on the motive and even give it a little older look. There are several reasons to turn your colored photos into back and white and here is the tutorial on how to do it in Photoshop Elements. I hope you enjoy.

 

Tutorial “Turn your pictures in black and white photos in Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

Please watch the video first because this step-by-step pictures are just an aid to memory

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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Blend Photos into your layouts with Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


If you´ve ever been wondering how to create these beautiful layouts with a blended photo this is the right tutorial for you. I show you how to use the different blending modes and erase the edges in Photoshop Elements.

I´m using the new Digidesignresort Collaboration Kit “A new Year – Life 365”.

 

Tutorial “Blend Photos into your layouts in Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

Please watch the Blend Photos into your layouts video first because this step-by-step pictures are just an aid to memory.

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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Restore old Photos in Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Do you have old family photos, which have been scanned and have some damages? In this tutorial I show you how to use the healing tool in Photoshop Elements and the clone stamp to repair these areas and restore old photos.

 

Tutorial “Restore old Photos in Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

Please watch the video first because this step-by-step pictures are just an aid to memory.

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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Make a title from your photo – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


You can make beautiful unique wordart in Photoshop or Photoshop Elements and any other graphic program with this little trick. All you need is a photo. You just choose a font, type a word and clip the picture into the text to make a title from your photo.

 

Tutorial “Make a title from your Photo in Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

Please watch the video first because this step-by-step pictures are just an aid to memory.

You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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Create a christmas card with digital scrapbooking and Photoshop Elements – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Create an outstanding christmas card for this christmas using your digital scrapbooking kit and your Photoshop Elements.

I show you how to do this in a step by step tutorial – let’s create together – this is easy and fun!

I´ve used the kit “Dreaming of Christmas” available here.

 

Tutorial “Create a christmas card with digital scrapbooking and Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

Please watch the video first because this step-by-step pictures are just an aid to memory.

 You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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Adjust the color of your photos or backgrounds – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials



It often happens that you have a wonderful background and photo or an element and a background which do not really want to fit together. What doesn´t work in real world – in digital scrapbooking you can easily change the color of the photo, element, backgroud – or all of it. Learn here how to adjust the color of your photos or backgrounds in Photoshop Elements.

In this tutorial I´ve used Photoshop Elements and the Digidesignresort Collab “Daydreaming

 

Tutorial “Adjust the color of your photos or backgrounds in Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

Please watch the video first because this step-by-step pictures are just an aid to memory.

 You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial – Add basic drop shadows to your layouts using Photoshop Elements


In the other digital scrapbooking tutorial I showed you how to create a layout using Carena’s Template, Photoshop Elements and the Daydreaming Collaboration Kit. Today we want to give the layout a little more deepth and add some drop shadows. If you want to have a look at the template tutorial go here.

 

 

 

 

Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial – Add basic drop shadows to your layouts using Photoshop Elements

 

Please watch the video first because this step-by-step pictures are just an aid to memory.

 You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

1. Choose one of your elements on the scrapbook page

 

Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial - Add basic drop shadows to your layouts using Photoshop Elements

 

2. With a right click on the element open the style settings

 

Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial - Add basic drop shadows to your layouts using Photoshop Elements

3. Choose an appropriate size for your shadow.

 

Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial - Add basic drop shadows to your layouts using Photoshop Elements

 

4. Add further shadows to your other elements

 

Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial - Add basic drop shadows to your layouts using Photoshop Elements

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Create a basic digital scrapbooking layout from scratch using Photoshop Elements


Create a basic digital scrapbooking layout from scratch using Photoshop Elements

In this tutorial I show you how to create a basic digital scrapbooking layout in Photoshop Elements. You learn to drag and drop elements and papers from your project bin into the layout, arranging elements, adjusting photos and adding drop shadows. Something to get you started.

Why do you want to create a digital scrapbooking layout?

  • digital scrapbooking is traditional scrapbooking without the mess
  • digital scrapbooking is much cheaper than traditional scrapbooking
  • you can be even more creative with scrapbooking digital scrapbooking layouts (e.g. blending techniques or creating reflections)
  • digital scrapbooking is much cheaper
  • you can use one element 100 times if you wish in your digital scrapbooking layouts
  • you can press the undo button if you did something wrong!

What do you need to create a digital scrapbooking layout?

  • a digital scrapbooking kit (you get a gourgous Megakit FREE with newsletter signup! Have a look at Natural Breeze here)
  • an image editing program – in our tutorials we use Photoshop Elements, you can get a free trial on the Adobe Website
  • photos you want to use in your digital scrapbooking layoutThat’s it!

Tutorial “Create a basic digital scrapbooking layout from scratch using Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

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You can increase each image by clicking on it so you can easily see all settings used.

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Create your first layout with a digital scrapbooking template – Digital Scrapbooking Tutorials


Create your first layout with a digital scrapbooking templates

Digital Scrapbooking Templates for wonderful layouts created quick and easily

You do not must to create your first digital scrapbooking layout. Using a digital scrapbooking templates can make the creation process again much easier, which is perfect when you just begin to create layouts.

In this video I show you how to create a basic layout using digital scrapbooking templates.

I use the graphic editing program Photoshop Elements 9 and the kit Daydreaming – a collaboration kit from the Digidesignresort Designers – and a template from Carena´s Designs (just click HERE to download)

 

Tutorial “Create your first layout with a digital scrapbooking template in Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

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Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial – Remove disturbing elements from your photos using Photoshop Elements


In this digital scrapbooking tutorial you learn how to remove disturbing and unwanted objects from your photos. I´m sure you are taking tons of great photos wherever you are. But sometimes you get a really good shot and then you find the one or other piece included in the photo, which really shouldn´t be there. If you have Photoshop Elements (but you need version 9 or newer) this is no longer a big problem because it contains the content aware healing brush where you can remove unwanted elements easily. I show you in this video exactly how to use it.

 

With the help of this digital scrapbooking tutorial you can learn easily how to remove disturbing elements from your photos

 

 

Digital Scrapbooking Tutorial “Remove disturbing elements from your photos using Photoshop Elements” in simple Steps

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Resize Layouts for Web to upload to Instagram, Facebook & Co.

Do you like to show your digital scrapbooking layouts on Instagram? Before you can do so you need to resize them for web because usually scrapbook layouts you create on your computer or as a hybrid scrapbook are about 12x12 inch and therefore much too large to upload them to the galleries on the web or Instagram. In this digital scrapbooking tutorial I show you how to save your layouts for the web. I created this tutorial in Photoshop Elements but you can easily adapt this to other graphic editing programs, e.g. Photoshop, Paint Shop Pro, and the free Gimp - they all have a way to save your scrapbook for web.

What format should you use when you save your Scrapbook?

There are different formats you can choose from. You can save a scrapbook layout as a PNG, PSD, TIFF or even BMP. The only "right" format for this job is - JPG. While PNG is good if you have a transparent background and PSD or TIFF when you have several layers the best format to use when you save images for the web definitely is JPG - and then you still need to compress it and choose "save for web" to have a size under 100 kb. 

These days you might no longer save your image in 600 x 600 px - 800 x 800 px is fine, you could even choose 1000 x 1000. Just make sure you save for web as "middle" quality. Then you do not lose a lot of quality but have a decent size.

Where can you upload your Scrapbook Layout?

Of course you cannot just upload your Scrapbook Layout to Instagram (which is like a personal gallery nowadays). Facebook also has a way to put your images into photo albums but there are also still galleries on websites where you can upload your scrapbook creations. Wherever you upload them you need to resize your scrapbooks to make sure they are not too large.

I'd recommend though to upload your scrapbooks to Instagram. Register there, choose a username and you can easily share your stories with your family and friends. And the best thing is that you cannot just post photos but also videos and even guides.

Material

To create digital scrapbooking layouts you can use a program such as Photoshop Elements. Beside that you choose whatever digital scrapbooking kit you want!

Please keep in mind: You can also print each digital scrapbooking kit to use it for Hybrid Scrapbooking. All Scrapbooking Kits are designed in 300 dpi so they offer a high printing quality and you can easily print papers and the elements you need on your home printer.

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