Learn about self-installing plug-ins. There are several of my suggestions in the written tutorial.
Download Virtual Photographer and install it. http://www.optikvervelabs.com/
This program is one of the most widely used filters in the digi-world. It is well worth the time to install it.
Use any setting on the filters in the photo(s) on your layout. When you share your layout, please share which filter you utilized.
Here are your digital scrapbooking layouts!