Jasc Releases Book On Digital Scrapbooking Using Paint Shop Pro

Eden Prairie, MN -- Jasc® Software, Inc. has announced the release of “Scrapbooking the Digital Way”, a 300-page book that helps traditional scrapbookers add digital elements to their layouts and introduces new scrapbookers to the efficiency and ease of digital scrapbooking.With its easy-to-navigate chapters, this full-color book teaches readers to create imaginative, custom scrapbooks using Paint Shop™ Pro®.

By following the step-by-step instructions, readers quickly learn how to create scrapbook elements that include geometric background papers, metal words, fibers, tags, vellums, buttons, textures, and more. Both traditional and digital scrapbookers from beginner to expert will find tips, tricks, and techniques to enhance the presentation of life’s special moments.

Paint Shop Pro is ideally suited for scrapbookers who participate in the craft of designing and creating photo albums with custom embellishments, captions, and covers. Scrapbooking is the third most popular craft in the United States with market revenue more than quadrupling in the past five years to $2.5 billion, according to the Hobby Industry Association trade group.

“We recognize that scrapbooking is an ideal way to continue family legacies and we want to help preserve traditions in a way that is as special as the memory itself,” said Kris Tufto, president and CEO of Jasc Software. “Paint Shop Pro is well suited to meet the needs of this growing market force.”

"Scrapbooking the Digital Way" comes packaged with all the tools needed to make individual scrapbook pages or complete scrapbooks, including:
  • 60-day trial of Jasc Paint Shop Pro 8
  • 30-day trial of Jasc Paint Shop Photo Album 4
  • Jasc Paint Shop Xtras - Scrapbooking Edition Template, Paper, and Embellishment samples

Pricing and Availabilty
Suggested retail price is USD $24.99. “Scrapbooking the Digital Way” is available at Jasc’s website, www.jasc.com and at select retailers.