Scrapbook How To: Make a Custom Background with Doilies and Markers
Create a unique background for your scrapbook layout using the intricate pattern from a doily. Use markers to color in and around the doily's design. In the November/December 2012 issue, Suzy Plantamura layered various sizes of doilies to create a one-of-a-kind background.
Steps to Create a Custom Background with Doilies and Markers
Step 1: Adhere doily to paper using removable adhesive.
Step 2: Color in open spaces and around doily using markers.
Step 3: Overlap colored doilies to enhance design.
Coloring Tip: Use multiple shades of the same color to add dimension.
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