Scrapbooking lockdown could be a challenge with many paper companies offer travel papers but not paper ranges for this unusual time. How can we document our time in quarantine and scrapbook our pages? These are Lockdown scrapbooking ideas and scrapbooking layouts for quarantine. What are the best titles to use and where can you get different downloads for Lockdown scrapbooking ideas for your pages? Scrapbooking is a great hobby for the mind and promotes wellness so the best time is to start now. Scroll down for free printables for lockdown as well as where to find the best lockdown free cut files.
New to scrapbooking? check out my beginners guide to scrapbooking for all you need to know.
Scrapbooking ideas for Quarantine
There are lots of things you can scrapbook in Lockdown use these photo ideas as inspiration for your layouts.
- Scrapbook your PPE
- Scrap zoom photos or FaceTime photos
- Scrapbook Social Distancing
- Use Buzz words surrounding Covid 19 to create a page
- Scrapbook first time out experiences after lockdown lifts
- Photograph your home
- Photograph your hobbies and scrap them
- Use rainbows to signify protect the NHS
- Document new things you have done such as cut hair for first time
- Take photos of your baking
- Use photos of your family time together such a playing games or puzzles
Ideas for Scrapbooking social distancing layouts
Scrapbook the unusual times in Quarantine. Scrapbook the social distancing rule or the coved 19 buzz words you do not normally hear. Scrap book yourself in your PPE or doing something that you have had to do during lockdown.
Scrapbook first time out experiences after lockdown lifts
Try Scrapbooking where you have been and how it has been different during lockdown. Lockdown themes can be anything you want from a first visit to a pub to the first time out after lockdown. This scrapbook layout was created with a Paige Taylor Evans papers collection. Make a scrapbooking layout of your daily walk or exercise.
Use cut files for lockdown layouts
There are a few different cut files for lockdown layouts available at the moment including some free ones. This “lets stay home” cut file was free from Paige Taylor Evans Facebook Page. Let’s stay home is always a good theme for a scrapbook layout at the moment. This page was created using more Paige Taylor Evans papers from Pink Paislee.
Don’t throw away the cut out letters from the cut file, they can be used to create another layout with another look.
Use selfie filters to create photos
Don’t have the right photos to document? Use a filter from facebook or snapchat to do some funny ones. Scrapbook your FaceTime , Zoom more Houseparty pictures as well. This page was created by water colouring a background and cutting out free hand scallops.
Digital kits and freebies for lockdown scrapbooking
There are many websites and companies offering free digital kits which you can print at home to create your page. Scrapbooking with clipart and digital pieces is easy and you can keep reprinting which means you never run out!
For these pages were created using free printables for covid from from Cocoa Vanilla perfect for Lockdown scrapbooking ideas and Layouts. Dont forget you can do double page spreads too!
Contributors to this post
Thank you to Wendy Meffan and Emma Mitchell for contributing to this scrapbooking lockdown layouts post.
You can see more of Wendys stunning scrapbooking layout designs on her instagram page here.
Where can I find free printables and cut files for lockdown pages?
If you want to find more free printables and cut files for your lockdown scrapbooking layouts you can find a complete roundup of some of the best over at Traci Reed design. Traci has made a complete list of all covid scrapbooking freebies for digital and paper printed scrapbooking. There are also links to cut files and lettering to cut out too. I simply did not need to list all these fabulous supplies when they are listed here in this post which is fab go check it out!