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Spilling Over

Spilling Over

So, last week’s post got to be a bit long. To avoid potentially overwhelming you…I’ve kind of let the topic spill over to this week. So that’s where we are today. As I previously mentioned, there’s some confusion about the difference between Out Of Bounds (OOB) & Spill Frames. It really boils down to the difference in precision. OOB – Spill Frame Part 2 A true OOB is very precise with a very well-defined portion of the photo extending beyond…

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It’s Overflowing!

It’s Overflowing!

Many people aren’t sure what the difference is between an Out of Bounds effect and a Spill Frame. First and foremost, there is a technical difference. I believe the difference is based mostly on the precision. A Photo Spill Frame is out of bounds but an Out of Bounds effect is not necessarily a Photo Spill Frame! Confused? Typically, the Out of Bounds effect results in only a very finite portion of the photo extending beyond the edge of a…

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Scrappers’ Dilemmas

Scrappers’ Dilemmas

The new year is now already more than one month along. I’m fairly certain many of us are still contemplating goals for 2024. So, I thought it might be nice to take a minute to reflect on my digital scrapbooking habits, what works best for me, and possibly what may work best for you. Please share below in the comments your top advice, as I have a feeling many of us are looking to improve and increase our scrapbooking in…

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Are There Rules?

Are There Rules?

Before I get to the rules, I promised to keep you updated. Grandbaby #5 arrived on the 26th. A beautiful little girl. Mom & baby are home and doing well. Now on with the rules… Whether you’re a traditional or digital scrapper, if you’ve read “About The Café” then you know how I feel about rules in scrapbooking. While I try to stay away from the concept of scrapbooking “rules”, there are some basic tips you can use when designing…

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More Than Photos

More Than Photos

“A picture is worth a thousand words” is an adage in multiple languages meaning that complex and sometimes multiple ideas can be conveyed by a single still image, which conveys its meaning or essence more effectively than a mere verbal description. According to Dr. James McQuivey’s calculations, a one-minute video is equal to 1.8 million words. Whether or not you believe that, this is an important question to ponder as video continues its rise as one of the most highly…

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