Spiral-Shaped Journaling

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Spiral-Shaped Journaling by Gina Harper

Add a bit of whimsy to otherwise ordinary journaling using the Type tool and a spiral shape.

For this tutorial you will need:

  • Photoshop Elements or Adobe Photoshop

Want to see what others are creating with this tutorial? Go to Digital Scrapper’s Community Gallery.


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Photos & Page: I’ll Walk Forever by Gina Harper
Kit: Don‘t Stop the Music by Bellisae & Chunlin Designs
Fonts: Myriad Pro, Gravity, Bestlady, 1942 Report


Card: Gina Harper
Kits: Got This by Kim B Designs, Coffee Time by Bellisae Designs
Fonts: Myriad Pro, Caroni




More pages created using this tutorial:

Page: Kellie Linn, Photo: Emily Deaton
Tutorial: Spiral-Shaped Journaling by Gina Harper
Kit: A Baby Story: Joy by Digital Scrapbook Ingredients
Template: Digital Scrapper
Fonts: Caroni, bridgetown, Ringtown Marker


Page & Photos: Stacy Nickels
Tutorial: Spiral-Shaped Journaling by Gina Harper
Kit: Mad Scientist by SuzyQ Scraps
Template: ScrappinWithLiz
Fonts: Architect’s Daughter, Amoky Halftone 2


Page: Nanci Radford, Photos: Phillip Paulik
Tutorial: Spiral Shaped Journaling by Gina Harper
Kit: Rain, Rain by Sheila Reid
Fonts: Aberforth, Special Elite


10 Responses

  1. Ann Clamme Monroe
    | Reply

    This is great! Thanks!

    • gina harper
      | Reply

      I’m glad you like it. I hope you will share your finished project with us!

  2. Renee
    | Reply

    OH, how fun! Great tutorial! The spiral shape itself with other elements can add so many interesting background designs. Thanks Gina.

    • gina harper
      | Reply

      The possibilities are truly endless.

  3. Diane Erickson
    | Reply

    This was a great tutorial! What a fun way to use the type tool.

    • gina harper
      | Reply

      Thanks! I hope you’ll share your project using this technique in our Community!

  4. akrubygal
    | Reply

    This is a great tutorial! Thank you, Gina!!

    • gina harper
      | Reply

      I’m glad you like it! I can’t wait to see your finished project in our Community!

  5. Margaret
    | Reply

    Thank you!

    • gina harper
      | Reply

      You are welcome!

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