Project Life Series: Scrappy

Project Life for the digiscrapper-scrappyThis week I hope you enjoy a peek into a "scrappier," more embellished Project Life style, as the series continues. Don’t miss the first part of the series, Project Life: The Basics, with posts on page protectors, journaling cards, and what to include/how to track it all. If scrappy isn't your thing, you might appreciate seeing Kristin's clean and […]

Project Life Series: Traditional

Project Life for the digiscrapper traditionalJournal card from Life Unscripted by The Ardent Sparrow The Project Life series continues with a peek into another scrapper's style and approach to this fun project. Don't miss the first part of the series, Project Life: The Basics, with posts on page protectors, journaling cards, and what to include/how to track it all.    […]

Project Life Series: Clean and Simple

Project-Life-for-the-digiscrapper-clean-and-simpleJournal card from Everyday Essentials Mega Journal Pack by Amy Jaz Today marks a turning point in my Project Life series. We've covered the basics, with posts about divided page protectors, journaling cards, and what to include/how to track it all. I appreciate all your feedback on this series, and if you haven't yet, be sure […]

Digital Scrapbooking: Creation, Copyright, and Community

Digital Scrapbooking: Creation, Copyright and CommunityWhen Judie posted in the forum about her research project on copyright attitudes in the digital-scrapbooking community, I knew I wanted to see the results. What a great opportunity to really examine our attitudes towards copying layout designs and pinning layouts in Pinterest and compare them to other design-related communities. Judie graciously consented to share […]

IRL Digital Scrapbooking Events: Meet Digi Night Out’s Lynnette

lynette and meredith at digi night outHave you ever met your digital-scrapbooking friends IRL (in real life)? A couple of weeks ago, I got to do just that. I spent an evening celebrating digital scrapbooking at Digi Night Out, a real-life gathering of digital scrapbookers at a local hotel. As conversations about stores, designing, and creative teams filled the room, 37 […]

Daily Discounting Comes to Digital Scrapbooking: Meet DigiGrab

digigrablogoI'm always up for a bargain and have long been a customer of Groupon and Living Social, but until now there hasn't been much in the way of social discounting for digital scrapbookers. Then a friend shared a link to I tried purchasing a deal and was hooked! I found a new designer I […]

How’d They Do That? Layout Design Tips from Top Scrappers

Just 1 Thing by Paula KesselringHave you ever wondered how to get your white space page to pop or how to achieve that gorgeously blended, layered art journaling look? Let's find out! I’ve asked some experienced scrappers with several different layout styles how they build their pages, from start to finish. Each scrapper also shares her favorite tip for achieving […]

Virtual Roundtable: Template Designers’ Edition

Template designer and roundtable host Sara Gleason of Zinnias & Swallowtails.Dig into the world of templates and template designing Editor’s Note:  The DST Insider invited Sara Gleason of Zinnias & Swallowtails to explore templates and template designing with a group of talented template creators.  The discussion included Elizabeth Albers (Scrapping With Liz), Anna Aspnes, Amy Martin, Lynnette Penacho (Nettio Designs), Tiffany Tillman and Kayleigh Wiles […]

Quality Control from a Store Owner’s Perspective

Quality Control from a Store Owner's PerspectiveAn Interview with Nicole Seitler, owner of The Digi Chick. Nicole Seitler, wife and stay-at-home mom to four children, has been designing for over three years. She creates under the names Sugarplum Paperie and {girl friday} studio and owns The Digi Chick, which gives her a unique perspective on quality control. You can find her […]