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May 4, 2011

Creating A Photo Canvas In Photoshop Elements

In my request for memory keeping questions post last week one of the first was about how to create photo collages in Photoshop for printing. I've got more answers to the other questions coming soon but wanted to ...

February 10, 2011

Adding Text To Overlays + Long Journalers In Elements And Word | Video Tutorials

Today's video tutorial shows you the simple technique of adding text to a Long Journaler or other overlay in Photoshop Elements....

October 13, 2010

December Daily 2010 | Working With The 6×8 Printable Overlays (+ Video Tutorial)

One of the key elements of my 2010 December Daily are these 6x8 overlays available through Designer Digitals. Below I've included a few different ways to work with these overlays including information on how to open ...

September 8, 2010

Go. Go. Go. | Hybrid Scrapbook Layout + Video Tutorial

Go big. That's what I wanted to do when I saw this photo of Anna. Go big with the photo and go big with the pattern paper. I've done a few layouts in the past that incorporate full page photos like ...

July 14, 2010

4×8 MiniBook : I Love You Today Because (Includes Free Download + Video Tutorial)

Yesterday I introduced you to a new minibook I had in progress. Here's a look at the finished project and a quick video tutorial on working with these mini line stack word art pieces (supplies are ...

June 16, 2010

Product Update : New Hand Drawn Brushes + A Video Tutorial

Just about every week of the year I have new digital products available at Designer Digitals. Every couple of weeks I include a new hand drawn package of word brushes. Today I wanted to share with you some of my most recent additions and include a video tutorial ...

April 29, 2010

Week In The Life : Bringing It All Together • The Words

On Tuesday I spent some time assessing the words portion of my Week In The Life album. In reading comments and talking to people over the years of doing this project, it seems that people tend to ...

April 28, 2010

Week In The Life : Collage Layered Template Video Tutorial

Week In The Life : Collage Layered Template Tutorial from Ali Edwards on Vimeo. Don't forget that you can click on the link to view larger. Yesterday ...

April 27, 2010

Week In The Life : Bringing It All Together • The Photos

Seven little days in a life. There it went.  I always feel a little strange on Monday morning when I wake up and don't start taking photos right away (and a little bit of relief as well). This ...

January 28, 2010

Scrapbooking With Your Computer : Adjusting Digital Journaling Blocks To Fit Your Story

Scrapbooking With Your Computer: Adjusting The Size Of Journal Blocks To Fit Your Story from Ali Edwards on Vimeo. Today's Scrapbooking With Your Computer video is 13 ...

January 21, 2010

Scrapbooking With Your Computer : Creating Layouts With Layered Templates (Video Tutorial)

Today I want to share a video tutorial (see below) that walks you through the process of creating a layout using a layered template in Photoshop Elements. I have come to love layered templates. They are one of my favorite things about digital scrapbooking. They work so great as ...

January 20, 2010

Scrapbooking With Your Computer : Opening, Recoloring, Adding To A Photo, Loading Brushes

Welcome to Day Three of my week-long series on Scrapbooking With Your Computer. I had initially planned to write about hybrid elements today but ended up going in a bit of a different direction based on what I have covered so far. Today I am going to walk you ...