This guide introduces all aspects of scrapbooking, covering everything from pages on sticking and fixing for beginners, to a multitude of innovative techniques for experienced scrapbookers. Learn to create basic flat photo matting, then move on to more complex multi-layer matting and photo mosaics. The book also includes 9 different techniques for creating and using decorative text. Decorate page edges and backgrounds in different ways, incorporate memorabilia, add decorative details in a variety of materials to personalize each sheet. The 25 inspirational projects each introduce a teaching point, as well as combining different techniques to assemble a page. At the back of the book are a range of motifs and mottoes for popular occasions. By using this book, a simple scrapbook will become a beautiful heirloom to be treasured forever.