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Scrapbookers or Papercrafters or Memory Keepers?

I’m working on a publication based on my dissertation research on scrapbookers and have been asked to come up with something to use interchangebly with scrapbookers. Is there a word that you use interchangeably with “scrapbooker” that fully captures the … Continue reading

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Rule #5 and Beyond

This entry is part 74 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 74 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEach Wednesday, I usually write a post from my dissertation. Most respondents could only identify rules of scrapbooking when pressed. I asked my respondents what they would tell a … Continue reading

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Rule #4: Enjoy Scrapbooking

This entry is part 73 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 73 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEach Wednesday, I usually write a post from my dissertation. Another rule of scrapbooking has to do with its purpose. Regardless of whether a scrapbooker is creating scrapbooks for … Continue reading

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Children Don’t Follow the Rules of Scrapbooking

This entry is part 72 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 72 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEach Wednesday, I usually write a post from my dissertation. Industry workers believe that the reason they had few scrapbookers who are not adults is because children and teenagers … Continue reading

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Rule #3: Design

This entry is part 70 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 70 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEach Wednesday, I usually write a post from my dissertation. Industry workers disagree as to rules about what a scrapbook should actually look like. Some think that scrapbookers should … Continue reading

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Rule #2: Appropriate Tools

This entry is part 69 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 69 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsAppropriate materials refer to both archival quality of the items in the scrapbook and also, appropriate tools. For example, industry workers try to sell new scrapbookers a paper … Continue reading

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Eco-Scrapbooking: Use Both Sides of the Scrapbook Paper

My scrapbooking over the last few weeks has been all about digging into my stash. I feel like I have not made a dent in my stash despite limiting new scrapbooking purchases. Over the past few weeks, I’ve used rub-on … Continue reading

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The First Rule of Scrapbooking is that There are No Rules

This entry is part 62 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 62 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEach Wednesday, I usually write a post from my dissertation. Industry workers in particular emphasize that there are no rules of scrapbooking, which is something many scrapbookers find appealing … Continue reading

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Hello 2013!

Starting next Wednesday, I’ll be back with my weekly posts from the dissertation. I may post periodically on my minimalist scrapbooking project. I am not keeping track of my scrapbooking purchases like I was. I’ve got out of it what … Continue reading

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No Longer Attending Crops?

This entry is part 63 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives Results

This entry is part 63 of 86 in the series Scrapworthy Lives ResultsEach Wednesday, I usually write a post from my dissertation. The last few weeks, I’ve written about attending crops. Some scrapbookers no longer crop with others for several reasons. The … Continue reading

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