We can hardly believe it, and we're sure you're right there with us, but 2018 has come to a close. If you blinked too long, you might have missed it!
What you didn't miss out on were some amazing videos from Scrapbook.com on our site and on YouTube. Our YouTube channel is up over 121K subscribers, with over 18 million video views, and we've compiled your most-watched videos of 2018. It's been an absolutely amazing year of products, demonstrations, how-to's, walkthroughs, tutorials, and more!
Join us as we count down the top 10 videos of the year below. Feel free to watch them again - we won't judge fellow craft video binge-watchers.
10. Discover the Many Uses for a Traveler's Notebook
Traveler's Notebooks aren't just for the world traveler and Layle Koncar from Carpe Diem by Simple Stories demonstrates the endless list of possibilities for unloading your thoughts, ideas, doodles, and more onto your notebook pages. Make a diary, dream journal, calendar, or paper Pinterest-style journal filled with potential and beautiful inspiration all year long.
9. How to Use Impresslits and 3D Embossing Folders From Sizzix
Jen Long, the Creative Director of Sizzix walks us through some fantastic die cutting tips and techniques for using Impresslits and 3D Embossing Folders to make amazing handmade cards. If you're addicted to cards with delightful dimensions, you were probably addicted to this unbelievable tutorial!
8. Tim Holtz Shares Tips and Tricks for Using Distress Crayons
Join Tim Holtz for Ranger Ink in his detailed tutorial of the colorful world of Distress Crayons. Scribble, smudge, and watercolor your way to mixed media masterpieces on a variety of mediums. Let Tim teach you all the coolest ways to use these creamy, vibrant pigments in your next project!
7. Dyan Reaveley Introduces the Creative Dyary Collection from Ranger Ink
Get carried away by the outstanding Creative Dyary Collection brought to you by the brilliant, creative mind of Dyan Reaveley. Immerse yourself in the kaleidoscope of color and imaginative images from Dyan's stickers, stamps, Washi tapes, journals, and more as she walks us through the importance of memories, ideas, and "to-done" lists.
6. Tim Holtz Shares Tips and Techniques for Using the Tonic Tools Collection
From basics to specialty tools, Tim Holtz walks us through some of the most beneficial implements for creating outstanding projects. If you need some help slicing, snipping, distressing, piercing, creasing, or cutting, Tim Holtz for Tonic Studios has a solution!
5. How to Turn Your Stamps and Coordinating Dies into Stickers
Using the exclusive Scrapbook.com Clear Double-Sided Adhesive, Amy Sonnemann demonstrates super simple homemade sticker making. With a combination of stamping and die cutting, learn how to make fun (and functional!) stickers for cardmaking, planners, scrapbook layouts and more.
4. Tim Holtz Compares Distress Ink vs Distress Oxides
Not sure if you need a Distress Ink or Distress Oxide for the best possible pigment on your medium? Let craft guru Tim Holtz for Ranger Ink be your guide in this helpful and informative side by side comparison on how they both perform and react with various treatments and applications.
3. Glimmer Hot Foil System | Beyond the Basics | Spellbinders
Be mesmerized by the gleam, glint, and glow from products created using the Spellbinders Glimmer Hot Foil System in this helpful walkthrough. Learn how to create pages of shiny sentiments on various materials, delicate frames of gold filigree with metal dies, and impressive letterpress cards all with one amazing system.
2. How to Use the Tim Holtz - Glass Media Mat - Tonic Studios
The highly-anticipated and wonderfully versatile Glass Media Mat by Tonic Studios was a big hit in 2018, and this hands-on demonstration by Tim Holtz himself was an exciting favorite. Learn all about the impressive features, various uses and functions, easy clean-up abilities, optional accessories and more!
1. Tim Holtz Shares Tips for Using the Tonic Studios - Stamp Platform
And the number one most-watched video of 2018 is another fantastic tutorial by Tim Holtz - this time with the Tonic Studios Stamp Platform! Join Tim in this wonderful walkthrough to get the perfect stamped images every time with ink, Distress Markers, and watercolor effects, and also find out the best ways to keep your platform clean. Check out the super affordable and conveniently-sized Travel Stamp Platform for all the benefits in a smaller, easy to store size!
We hope all the videos from 2018 inspired you to craft more, try new products and techniques, and figure out some amazing new ways to create beautiful, meaningful handmade creations. We can't wait to see what 2019 brings our way!
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