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November Free Sketch & Template

Each month our members receive new sketches and companion layered templates, plus a digital magazine featuring these tools in action. This year I’m giving away a sketch and template set from our membership library every month on the blog.

This month’s freebie is a 6-photo, 12×24 layout which has a lot of room for photos, journaling and embellishing. There are more than 225 sketches and templates instantly accessible when you become a Simple Scrapper member.

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See it in action…

Here is an interpretation by former Creative Team member Ronnie Crowley that stays quite true to the sketch, while adding plenty of embellishments to reinforce the sports theme of her page.

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Here is an interpretation by Creative Team member Amy Melniczenko that follows the sketch closely, using pops of color to draw the eye across the page.

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If you use this design concept to inspire your own layout, please come back and leave a comment sharing your page. I can’t wait to see how you make this your own!

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October Free Sketch & Template

Each month our members receive new sketches and companion layered templates, plus a digital magazine featuring these tools in action. This year I’m giving away a sketch and template set from our membership library every month on the blog.

This month’s freebie is a 1-photo, 12×12 layout which has a focal point photo in the middle, while allowing room for some journaling and embellishing. There are more than 225 sketches and templates instantly accessible when you become a Simple Scrapper member.

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See it in action…

Here is an interpretation by Sara Case Strickland that flips the orientation of the photo and the location of the title but keeps the embellishments in place.

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Here is an interpretation by Lisa Corbin-Polak that is quite true to the original sketch but she includes paint behind the photo to add visual interest.

Here is an interpretation by Melanie Ritchie that keeps to the spirit of the sketch but uses a journaling card as the title for her page and shifts some of the embellishments slightly.

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If you use this design concept to inspire your own layout, please come back and leave a comment sharing your page. I can’t wait to see how you make this your own!

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September Free Sketch & Template

Each month our members receive new sketches and companion layered templates, plus a digital magazine featuring these tools in action. This year I’m giving away a sketch and template set from our membership library every month on the blog.

This month’s freebie is a 4-photo, 17×11 layout which offers ample room for journaling and embellishments. There are more than 225 sketches and templates instantly accessible when you become a Simple Scrapper member.

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See it in action…

Here is an interpretation by Allie Trumpower that stays quite true to the original sketch but adds an additional photo enlargement as a background of the layout.

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Here is an interpretation by Jennifer Larson that changes the canvas size to 12×12 and adjusts the right side of the layout to the new size by using journaling strips beside the photos.

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If you use this design concept to inspire your own layout, please come back and leave a comment sharing your page. I can’t wait to see how you make this your own!

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August Free Sketch & Template

Each month our members receive new sketches and companion layered templates, plus a digital magazine featuring these tools in action. This year I’m giving away a sketch and template set from our membership library every month on the blog.

This month’s freebie is a 3-photo, 8.5 x 11 layout which allows for a nice balance of photos and journaling. There are more than 225 sketches and templates instantly accessible when you become a Simple Scrapper member.

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See it in action…

Here is an interpretation by Kelly Sroka that changes the size of the page to 12×12, flips the sketch and uses an eye-catching title and embellishments to direct the eye right to the journaling!

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Here is an interpretation by Aimee Maddern that expands the sketch to 12×12 and minimizes the size of the journaling space in order to add additional embellishments. She also minimizes the size of the photos in order to add additional white space to the layout.

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Here is an interpretation by Amy Melniczenko that expands the page to 12×12 and adds additional embellishment to the page in order to reinforce the theme of her page.

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If you use this design concept to inspire your own layout, please come back and leave a comment sharing your page. I can’t wait to see how you make this your own!

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July Free Sketch & Template

Each month our members receive new sketches and companion layered templates, plus a digital magazine featuring these tools in action. This year I’m giving away a sketch and template set from our membership library every month on the blog.

This month’s freebie is a 5-photo, 24×12 layout which allows for a lot of photos and plenty of room for journaling. There are more than 225 sketches and templates instantly accessible when you become a Simple Scrapper member.

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See it in action…

Here is an interpretation by Alexa Gill that uses only the left side of the sketch which allowed her to use 3 photos and add quite a bit of journaling.

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If you use this design concept to inspire your own layout, please come back and leave a comment sharing your page. I can’t wait to see how you make this your own!

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