A Stroll through the Seasons

Article written by Irene in fall 2014 I am really glad that I live in a part of the world (Scotland) where the seasons are distinct, or at least reasonably so - usually! These lines may not contain anything new but may, hopefully, provide a few illustrations of some of ...

A Challenge for the New Year

When I saw Tami’s pattern for calendar type page at the end of 2013, I knew this was something I would have to try out. This is 12 x 12 pattern No. 463 for 36 photos. Little did I know then just what an addiction this would become! I have ...

‘United strength is stronger’

  My main reason for putting together this little story is to illustrate my first use of the pages which Tami kindly mirrored at my request recently.  I think that as a pair they are going to be very, very useful. We have several very well known bridges in the …

Summer Photo Collages

Saving Summer with Photo Collages I love to create summer photo collages. Summer is far too short; but, we do our best to squeeze in as much as possible, before the school bell rings. When the number of days left are down to a few we find ourselves  trying to cram …

Facebook Cover Ideas for Summer

Color is a key element in great Facebook Cover ideas for summer. During summer we drape ourselves in colorful clothing, flowers of all varieties are in bloom, and bright beach balls, blankets and bikini’s are abundant. Between visits to the beach you can spread a little sunshine by updating your …

The ABC’s of Digital Page Design

One of the features I enjoy most about Cropdog™ digital page design is the easy to use templates with drag and drop functionality. It is great to be able to choose a pre-designed pattern based on the number of photos I want to display and be able to quickly drag …

Moments Not Forgotten

I can’t help thinking about a well known bear, named Pooh, when I look at this memory page. Pooh knew the secrets to a happy life. “It’s the simple things that mean the most,” he said. Pooh was filled with a lot of wisdom for a little guy who never …

Travel Photo Collage Ideas

Sometimes a vacation can be all about the scenery. You want to capture the moment and take that beautiful view home with you; however, it can be difficult to capture those grand vistas in one snap of the camera. With Cropdog.com “mosaic style” templates you can blend multiple photos together …

Garden Photo Ideas

One of my favorite photo collage subjects is a garden. I love to wander, with my camera in hand, through conservatories and botanical gardens. I enjoy taking pictures of the numerous flowers and plants. I also love to photograph the fountains, statues, and ornaments. Is there any place more lovely …

Winter Photo Collage Ideas

Snow is a wonderful treat that many of us enjoy during the winter months. It can create the most beautiful settings to photograph and it is a magnificent subject for a photo collage. Example Above: Cropdog Member, Grannymac, created this delightful photo collage. She shows off a collection of lovely …

Winter Facebook Covers

Your facebook cover should be a reflection of what you are currently thinking about, enjoying, or doing in life. May be you’ve been looking through old photos and reminiscing about winters past. Share those memories with your facebook friends via a fabulous facebook cover photo collage! There are many facebook …

Summer Inspired Facebook Covers

The activity we enjoy during summer months is great inspiration for Facebook cover template designs. But, don’t let a change of seasons stop you from trying out the templates below. They may have been inspired by summer; but, they make fabulous Facebook Covers year round! Shown above – 4 image template. …

Discover Why We Love “Mosaic Style” Photo Collage

A few years ago I stood on the Canadian side of Niagara Falls, for the first time,  snapping shots with my camera. I wanted to capture on film what I experienced in that spectacular moment. The challenge: the view my eyes took in was not restricted; but, my camera’s lense …

Family Photo Ideas

A custom designed collage is one of the best ideas for displaying your family photos. A well designed photo collage is a beautiful way to fit a montage of family portraits into one frame or on a page, card, or canvas. You can create a collage exclusively with family faces, or …