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Flower Photo Bouquet

For this craft you need photos, which you will mount and cut into the shape of flowers. Let the preschooler choose the pictures that they want, and then let them trace the flowers onto the pictures. You cut them out, and then let them glue them onto the paper. Then let them draw stems and […]

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Photo Collage Tissue Box

You can make an under the weather the friend or family member feel better in no time with this clever craft. Allow about 2 to 3 hours to completely finish. What you will need: Scissors or 2-inch circle craft punch, available at craft stores Photographs or digital images Colored paper Mod Podge sealer, (matte or […]

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Preserving Family Photos

Your family photos are more than just captured images, they are captured memories. The look on a child’s face, the mischief in their eyes and the grass stains on their clothes, captured in photographs, tell a story. So, how do you preserve precious memories that live in family photos? The following are a few ideas: […]

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Creative Valentine’s Cards with Family Photos

Valentine’s Day is a great way to show the people in your life that you care about them. Instead of buying Valentine’s Day cards at the store, why not create your own with some family photos? So how can you create some fun Valentine’s cards with your family photos? Grab your stash of old Valentine’s […]

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Making Christmas Gifts from Family Photos: for the Whole Family

Christmas gifts made from family photos are not just for the Grandparents anymore. The whole family can make each other Christmas gifts that they will all enjoy. Here are a few ideas for making Christmas gifts from family photos for the whole family. For the kids There are many options for Christmas gifts for kids […]

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Making Christmas Gifts from Family Photos: for Friends

It used to be that Christmas gifts that use family photos were just for Grandma or were made by the children for their parents. But with the amazing new technology available a person can easily make a fun and classy Christmas present using family photos that would be good enough to give their friends. For […]

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Making Christmas Gifts from Family Photos: Using Online Websites

Making your own Christmas gifts using family photos can take a lot of time. And if someone does not have the talent or the eye for crafts to make the family photo Christmas gift look good they can end up with a not so nice Christmas gift to give their loved ones. If a person […]

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Making Christmas Gifts from Family Photos: for Mom and Dad

Making Christmas gifts from family photos can be a lot of fun, especially when one of the parents is helping the kids make a present for the other parent! Here are some great ideas for Christmas gifts using family photos for both Mom and Dad. For Dad Kids can make, or have made, some great […]

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Making Christmas Gifts from Family Photos: Electronically!

The computer is a great tool to help people make Christmas gifts from family photos. Most people have a digital camera and after they take the pictures they can quickly upload them to their computer. From there, their options for making Christmas gifts from those family photos are almost endless. Here are a few great […]

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Photo Frame Crafts

Crafting is a hobby that millions of people enjoy doing. Making crafts is a way of expressing your individuality and artistic side. The combination of making crafts and decorating makes a lot of sense to many. You can have fun making the crafts that you enjoy and in the end, you are left with a […]

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CD Photo Ornament

Here’s a creative way to use those old CD’s you have just sitting around. This ornament can also showcase holiday photos or small original drawings done by your kids. What you will need: •Old CD •Felt •Photo or magazine picture•Glue •Ribbon Instructions for the project: Begin by tracing around the CD onto a piece of […]

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Tips on How to Crop Photos

If you are into scrapbooking at all then you know that cropping your pictures can make a huge difference on the layout of your page and what it will look like when you’re finished. Cropping refers to the different techniques you can use to trim the excess parts of your picture. Most of the pictures […]

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How to Enhance Your Photos

In the olden days it use to be enough to just take the picture and put it in a folder or binder to so that by the time you were done you had a book of pictures with no stories behind them. While this is better than doing nothing with them at all, scrapbooking today […]

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Handprint Photo Blossom Craft

This is a simple craft will become a cherished keepsake and is made from a child’s photo, a child’s handprint, and construction paper. Supplies needed: •A piece of light-colored construction paper (white, pale blue, pale yellow, etc.) – for the background •One piece of brightly-colored construction paper – for the flower petals •A photo of […]

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