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The book I would have written

  • . . . were I not too lazy to write a book. Seriously, you should read this if you want to learn about digi-scrapping.

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Thank you so much for posting this! I agree with every word you said.

Hi Jen! I'm glad to have come across your blogsite. I actually am a blogger and a digiscrapper too. You have a very good site, full of resources and full of things with sense. I love how you write and I love how you've been very kind enough to list down everything here.

I hope it will be okay to link you up from my site. It would be great for digiscrappers to have your page for one of their dependable resources and of course for some good reading :)

Keep up the good work!

Thank you so very much for you site. I am really new to DS and love it! I work with computers everyday and just started scrapbooking earlier this year. I like the combination of the two. You site is very informative and I have learned alot regarding piracy. I have sent your link to all by scrappin' buds. Thank you!

Up until about two hours ago, I knew absolutely nothing about digital scrapping. Thanks to your site, I have just finished my first digital layout. Thank you!

Hey, I do both! It's wonderful. The odd thing about me is that I did digi BEFORE paper. LOL

i enjoyed your pros and cons article - but i have to comment about the "con" of not being able to put your own handwriting on a digi page. Hmmmm i do that by writing it out on a piece of paper and scanning it in and putting it on the page, adding a drop shadow, etc. i also have handwritten poems, notes and journal entries that my parents and grandparents, aunts and uncles wrote, and i've scanned them and put them on pages. It looks great! So, yeah, you can have handwritten stuff on the page. i have also left space for handwritten notes and then, as you said, added it later with a the new fine-line sharpies. tee hee...i think for almost ever "con" there is a way to compensate for it! Love your blog!

Hi Jen! You have done great work with this site! Very good explained, one step after the other, ... It was really helpful for me. Even with my German 2.0 version of Photoshop, I was now able to create my first digi-scrap. Thanks a lot!

Thanks for creating such an amazing Blogg.
I shall ready everything. :)

I googled "digiscrapping" because I want to learn how to do it. I came upon your post and even though it doesn't tell me how to digiscrap, I enjoyed it. Some parts made me laugh and it all made great sense. I was worried I wouldn't be able to keep my work. I am glad I can now I just have to figure out a few things

1) How to digiscrap
2) Where to save the digiscraps I download

Thank you for the great info!

Adriana

Jen
I posted a link to this page on my blog www.CatDesignz@wordpress.com - its a great summary about digi versus traditional scrapping, thanks

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