Custom Text Box

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Custom Text Box by Gina Harper

Snuggle your journaling around elements on your page with a custom text box.

For this tutorial you will need:

  • Photoshop Elements or Adobe Photoshop
  • Template from the download

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


Click Here for the All-In-One Download for Photoshop Elements
(video, manual, and template)

Click Here for the All-In-One Download for Adobe Photoshop
(video, manual, and template)


Watch the Video Tutorial for Photoshop Elements:

Watch the Video Tutorial for Adobe Photoshop:

Page & Photo: He Has Potential by Gina Harper
Kit: Choices by Vicki Robinson Designs
Fonts: Caroni, Celestina


More pages created using this tutorial:


Page & Photos: Anita Rowe
Template: Digital Scrapper
Fonts: Vela Selinda Regular, Caroni Regular


Page & Photos: Anke Turco
Kits: Anna Aspnes
Fonts: Palatino, Anthoni Signature


Page & Photos: Kellie Linn
Kit: Life of Pets by Simple Pleasures Designs
Template: Digital Scrapper
Fonts: Bebas, Caroni, Be Smart Script


Page: Christine Bishop
Photos: Stock
Kits: WM, Amanda McGee
Fonts: Myriad Pro, Abbeyline


Photos & Page: Sheryl Reiber
Kit: Unique by Laura Burger
Fonts: Myriad Pro Regular


Page & Photos: Nanci Radford
Kits: Questions by et, Wildwood Thicket by Jessica Dunn, Another Try by Tracy Collins
Fonts: RockoFLF, Battshion, Baby Girl


Page & Photos: Michelle Belisle
Kits: Oh Snap Mega Collab by the Gingerbread Ladies, Oh Crab template (modified) by Dagilicious
Font: 212 Baby Girl


Photos: Laura Levesque
Template: Anna Aspnes Travel Album #6
Kit: Relax by Eva Kipler
Font: Rawlinson, Frutiger, Arial Narrow Reg


Page & Photos: Stacy Nickels
Template: Built-In Borders from Connie Prince
Kits: Relax and Recharge from Gingerbread Ladies
Fonts: KG Piece by Piece


Photo & Page: Ann Bricker
Kits: JustBecauseStudio, PrelestnayaP
Font: Arial Regular



Page & Photo: Trish Dixon
Template: Kate Hadfield Freebie
Kit: Soul of the Sea by Synergy Inc
Fonts: Golden Ranger, Arial




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13 Responses

  1. LeAnn
    | Reply

    Wonderful lesson and great inspiration.

  2. Nell
    | Reply

    Thanks for the refresher!

    • gina harper
      | Reply

      You’re very welcome!

  3. Ruby
    | Reply

    Thank you! So easy peasy…….I didn’t know! 🙂

    • gina harper
      | Reply

      I’m glad you learned something new!

  4. Stephanie
    | Reply

    I have wanted to be able to do this for years! I had no idea how to do it, thank you!!

    • gina harper
      | Reply

      I’m glad this tutorial was helpful!

  5. Terri L Fullerton
    | Reply

    It’s funny that this was your topic this week. I was figuring this out (again) earlier in the week. Great minds think alike. Watching your quick and easy steps is helping to cement it in my brain (for a few days anyway). Thanks, very helpful.

    • gina harper
      | Reply

      The timing seems to have been just right!

  6. Julie LaPoint
    | Reply

    Love it, Gina! This is easy to understand and easy to do! Thank you!

    • gina harper
      | Reply

      Thanks! I’ll be looking in the Community Gallery for a page using this technique.

  7. Beverly
    | Reply

    I have always wanted to learn how to do this, Gina. Thank you very much for this easy to understand video!

    • gina harper
      | Reply

      I’m so glad you like it Beverly. I hope you’ll share your pages using this technique in our Community Gallery.

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