How to Make an Accordion Scrapbook With Stamped Foliage

Stamp natural-looking leaves onto the pages of a memory book and add other embellishments for a one-of-a-kind scrapbook.
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Materials and Tools:

accordion paper
ink pads in various colors
mini-envelopes
alphabet stamps
small pressed leaves
postage stamps
photo corners
stamping markers
craft paper

Steps:

1. Using stamping markers, color each leaf stamp to give it a realistic look.

2. Press each stamp around the edge of each page in various directions.

3. Add die-cut tags, made from craft paper, to one or two pages as an accent.

4. Mount mini-envelopes to hold mementos or pressed leaves.

5. Use alphabet stamps to add titles to explain each page.

6.  Fill in blank spaces with pressed leaves and postage stamps.

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