Complete Guide to Preserving your Treasured MemoriesBook - 1998
The joyous announcement of a baby's birth. A wedding invitation. Rare family photographs. All these precious memories and fragile keepsakes deserve careful safeguarding in a beautiful personalized scrapbook. This unique volume shows you how to do the job right. To make sure your book will last a long time, and avoid irreparable damage to your photos, read the introduction on handling, archiving, and even buying materials before you get started. Calculate page measurements, crop pictures, and even track down your family tree. Embellish the book with decoupage, embossing, applique, pop-up pictures, and hand-tinting. You'll find scrapbooks for every occasion, complete with patterns. Make a sweet book for baby, or something special to give an older daughter. Celebrate someone's high school years, or commemorate a wedding. It even includes scrapbook alternatives like treasure boxes. What better way to have and to hold those images, moments, and memories from the past -- and to enjoy them in the future? A Selection of BOMC's Crafters Choice Book Club and Rodale's Book Clubs.
Publisher: New York : Sterling, c1998.
Characteristics: 128 p. :,col. ill. ;,26 cm.