Scrapbook Basics is the ultimate resource for those who are just getting started in scrapbooking. Readers will find helpful, informative instructions and illustrations for organizing photos and negatives, selecting the most useful starter supplies, and setting up an efficient workspace. There is also advice on how to design page layouts quickly and easily, effective photo cropping, simple journaling how-tos, tips on making the first page, and completing an album. Worksheets for brainstorming ideas and a glossary of scrapbooking terms and techniques give beginning scrapbookers inspiration and information for making a scrapbook to cherish. This book contains everything needed to get started in the fun-filled, highly addictive hobby of making and preserving memories.