The embellishment highlight of the family tree year in review scrapbook page is the tree elements. This free pattern includes the outline of a bird, tree branches, and a tree trunk. To save this pattern to your computer, right click on the image and select "save as." To resize and print the pattern, simply insert it into your favorite word processing program and click and drag to resize. To fit nicely on the free scrapbook page sketch shown in the first image of this article, the branches should be no longer than just over 3 inches long. The tree trunk should also be printed at right around 3 inches tall.
Want to make flowers to go with the branches? Read Rebecca's tips for making hand cut flowers from floral print patterned scrapbook paper.
The bird and branch pattern can be used on a variety of other scrapbook pages and paper crafting projects such as greeting cards. For more nature free paper piecing patterns here on About.com Scrapbooking you can visit Scrapbooking Free Paper Piecing Patterns - Birds and Trees. This article shows examples of more trees and birds on both scrapbook pages and greeting cards.