Summer Journal Series: Part 1

  • Difficulty Rating: Beginner


summer journal

Grab a notebook, a few photos, a glue stick, and a pen. Add a few fun embellishments and you have what you need to create the perfect summer journal!

summer journal


Summer is busy! Our days are full of vacations, swimming, activities, camps, and much more.  I know - you don’t have time to scrapbook. A summer journal is the perfect idea to capture those moments and document them quickly & creatively.


inside page 1


Over the next three months, I will be giving ideas for using Fiskars tools to add creative elements to your summer journal. These pages are quick and easy so you can get back to the pool!


closeup of inside page
close up detail work


The school year is coming to an end. There will be graduations, parties, and last day of school events. These are all memorable moments when the camera is present. Use those photos as the beginning of your summer journal.



inside page - smile
embellishment work on smile page


Using the Fiskars Fuse Creativity System®, you can add just the right embellishment to your summer journal page. Choose several patterns of paper and cut them with different design sets and have them ready to use when you have a moment to create.

Supply List

Creative Journal


Alphabets – (American Crafts, October Afternoon, Sassafrass, Fancy Pants, Glitz)

Embellishments – (Glitz, Laina Lamb, American Crafts, Amy Tangerine, Studio Calico, Maya Road)