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Scrapbook Projects You Can Make To Give As Gifts

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You have the skills and materials to make beautiful scrapbook gifts for your family and friends, now all you need is a little inspiration. The projects and galleries listed here offer just what you need to get inspired to create gifts for Christmas, Mother's or Father's Day, graduation, a new baby, or any other important event. Use one of these projects as a springboard to get you scrapbooking all of your gifts this year.

Exploding Box Scrapbook

Veronica Johnson
This little scrapbooked box is not as dangerous as the name implies. It simply folds open when the box lid is lifted revealing page after page of space to add your photos, journaling, and embellishments. These step by step instructions by Veronica Johnson will get you creating dozens of these mini scrapbooks for every gift giving opportunity.

Container Box Scrapbook Brag Books

Shannon Horch
Shannon Horch shows you how to create a mini scrapbook in a container that you can find around your house. Anything from a CD Case to a mint tin can be turned into an adorable scrapbook gift by following these simple steps.

Scrapbooked Christmas Tree Ornaments

Ellison
The most precious ornaments on my tree are the ones that have photos of my kids growing up. This gallery contains two templates for making ornaments with photos from supplies you are sure to already have on hand.

Scrapbooking Wooden Photo Cubes

Ludens
Scrapbook cubes are wooden blocks that are decorated just like scrapbook pages. You can find these blocks at your local scrapbook store or follow these step by step instructions to make them yourself. When finished the blocks make an adorable mantle or side-table arrangement of photos, journaling, and memories.

Photo Block Puzzle - Free Video Class

Once you try the wooden photo cubes, you will want to move on to this very entertaining technqiue. Using a set of four blocks you can create a puzzle that shows off six full-size photos. Watch this free video lesson to see how simple it is to create this fantastic scrapbook gift for any occasion.

Out of the Scrapbook Gift Ideas

Jennifer Schmidt
About.com Scrapbooking readers sent in a wide variety of ideas for using their scrapbook skills and supplies to embellish items from all around the house as gifts. This gallery includes the adorable decorated photo holder word shown here plus everything from a name sign to an embellished snow ski.

Make Your Own Photo Christmas Cards - Free Video Class

Create simple photo Christmas cards to send to everyone on your list. These are the cards that they will keep and treasure long after the holidays are over. The steps and supplies are so simple that you can create cards in minutes.

CD Pocket Mini Scrapbook

Schmidt
This mini album allows you to incorporate your photos, embellishments, journaling, and a CD of recorded music or video clips on every page. Scrapbooker Jennifer Schmidt made this mini scrapbook out of pages that each are a CD holder pocket.

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