Lesson 6L - (Template Tutorial)
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This lesson comes with a free template to work with which follows the tutorial.
Templates are a great way to scrap as it gives you a basic structure of your page while allowing you to personal it and tweak it in any way you want.
Templates are available as freebies, as challenges, and in stores everywhere. I have many in my Templates Class and give them away free initially).
Templates can be looked at as great jump-starters to a layout.
You will learn how to utilize Control G in this tutorial for "grouping" layers. Once you understand how Control G works, you may find yourself applying it to your layouts all the time!
Download this template to practice with this tutorial.
A great way to learn how to digiscrap is to utilize layered templates. It forces you out of your box and into the artiticness of the creator of the template.
I got crazy when writing that tutorial and included many methods; however, most often only the Control G method is used, so I wanted to make a quick tutorials to show you have fast a layout can be made using this technique alone Please note that the first time in the video I say "Control J" inadvertatanly. In every instance in this tutorial, I did do Control G.
Ugg..it sounds like I'm run up 5 flights of stairs and I'm out of breath! I may have to adjust my mic settings next time. I'm still learning how best to do these videos.
In this tutorial, I follow the last part of the written tutorial to show you how to create layouts with a flat template.
You may use the template provided or any template to complete this lesson. After making your first layout using a template, please share it. When uploading to galleries, be sure to give credit to the maker of the template in the credits.
THIS LESSON REQUIRES A LAYOUT FOR CREDIT.
BIT OF INSPIRATION
I could keep on scrappin' or I could go to bed, but then what would I do with all these layouts in my head?
Hi, Your tutorial is so detailed that I am so grateful that I have finally found you. I have been searching for days and nights for some tutorials on digiscrapping, but found none helpful. Thanks a lot. You are my savior. God bless.
Here are your digital scrapbooking layouts!