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Creative memoriesdigital scrapbooking workshop Deborah Vellmure ID # 73321583 Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 949.916.9882 home 949.243.4370 cell firstname.lastname@example.org www.mycmsite.com/debvellmure
Joy of Scrapbooking Preserve our memories to share with generations Display memories to relive & enjoy life’s memorable moments Creative expression Enjoy time with friends or quiet reflective time alone Get your pictures off of your computer and into your life! With Memory Manager, & Storybook Creator everyone can make the most of their photos and celebrate the meaningful times of their lives.
Why Go Digital? Less stuff to clutter your workspace Easier to do little bit at time (stop start) Time savings (autopopulate) Save money - reuse papers & embellishments Free downloads Multiple copies Resizing Reprint if damaged or lost Share via social media (facebook etc) Hybrid (when want to include memorabilia) With Creative Memories – last longer than printed photograph
Why Creative Memories Storybook Lasts longer than picturesCreate digital projects using StoryBook Creator Software and get organized with Memory Manager Software.
StoryBook Creator PlusInnovative scrapbooking software with unlimited creative potential! This software isn’t just for creating digital albums. photo gifts (mugs, calendars, etc.) page prints (ongoing albums, frames etc.) stationary (thank you cards, invitations, holiday cards) greeting cards newsletters Digital albums
Memory Manager - Get organized!!!!Make your memories EASY to find and SAFE Import media (camera, scanner, cell phone, computer files) Folders & sort boxes Journaling Timeline Star system Print track Edit & enhance (crop, red eye, lighting, color Share via export, email, CD, slideshow, website, Storybook Stores all your media in one place images, videos, audio clips Back up - Automatic prompts remind you to back up your media. The Memory Vault, an exclusive feature to Memory Manager, protects your precious photos for years to come.
This software puts all these resources right at your fingertips 24/7. not internet based ie. shutterfly have to be online to use. at christmas often bogged down can't even use so slow. internet goes down can't use. at place where don't have internet can use (cabin retreat) saved on your computer so not have access through another biz
Four simple steps…
Now let’s begin! The Welcome screen is your quick and easy way to go places inStoryBook Creator Plus 3.0. This Welcome screen allows you to see thelatest news feeds and check for updates to the software.
It’s easy to start and complete a StoryBook or other project. To startcreating, select Create a new project from the menu.
The Create a new project dialog box helps you choose your project andstarting template by showing you all available project types and thetemplates available for that specific project.
Once you have decided which project to start, select it from the project type.
Your template options display. Select the template you want to use andand click Next. How to get content???
One of the amazing features of this software is you can add photos toyour project right away and even have them intelligently prefilled in the imageframes by selecting Autopopulate. But for the first example, we’ll add photos later so, for now, click Next.
It’s important to name your project and save it in a location where youcan easily find it. After you have done so, click Create.
Wonderful predesigned pages display, making it easy for you to addphotos and journaling. It’s that simple!
Since we chose not to add photos right away, we’re going to add them now. First, click on the Photos panel and once there, click on Getphotos. If you’re a Memory Manager user, you’ll be thrilled to knowStoryBook Creator Plus has the ability to get all your edited photos rightout of Memory Manager. You can bring in one photo or an entire folder ofpictures. Simply select Memory Manager 3.0 from the menu.
If you don’t have Memory Manager 3.0 Software open, don’t worry.StoryBook Creator Plus 3.0 Software will open it for you!
Now you can open the vault in Memory Manager that contains the photos you want for your StoryBook. Talk about Memory Manager here
Once you’ve highlighted the photos you want to add to your project, right clickon one of them, select Share and then StoryBook Creator.
You can choose to add all of the items you’ve selected...
…to your open StoryBook project.
Once the photos have been successfully been added to your project in StoryBookCreator Plus 3.0, Memory Manager will let you know with a message.
Your photos now display in the Photos panel, ready for you to use.
Another easy way to bring in photos is from a file. – can eliminate this one to push Memory Manager
Next drag and drop each image into one of the photo openings.
Add your journaling in the text boxes by clicking on the Enter text here message.
Your page is now done! With StoryBook Creator Plus 3.0, you can either leavethe page as is or customize it by adjusting or deleting any element on the page,or adding text or photos. It’s all up to you to create YOUR page YOUR way!
Project Auto-populateAfter selecting photos, you can choose to auto-populate your project with them –a unique “smart” feature that selects templates based on photo dates and times.
Click on Add photos to select the photos for your project.
The Get photos from folders dialog box displays. Browse to the appropriate folder.
Select the folder you’d like and click on Get all photos. If you only want someof these photos, you can highlight them and then select Get selected photos.4
Your photos display. Be sure to click on the radio button next to Yesto have the software automatically place these photos on the pagesof your project. Click Next to continue.
You are then prompted to name and choose a location for your project.When you’re done, click Create.
Because the software is choosing photos intelligently, this process can take awhile. Once it’s done, your project will display with your photos already insertedinto the photo slots. It’s a quick and easy way to complete a beautiful StoryBookin a short amount of time! Now just add your journaling text and YOU ARE FINISHED!
BLANK CANVAS - DESIGN YOUR OWNYou can also design your own page from scratch. Simply select Add pagefrom the Home ribbon and click on Add a blank page.
A blank page displays and you’re now ready to start designing.
You can easily add a paper from the Content panel.
You can either use the paper as your background or as the first elementof your page.
Choose any embellishments you want to add to the page. Then add yourphotos and journaling to complete your page.
The result is an amazing-looking page! It’s simple with StoryBook Creator Plus.
StoryBook Creator Plus 3.0 has a nice feature that allows you to previewyour StoryBook in a two-page spread. Under the Order option, selectPreview order from the menu.
Since this project is a StoryBook, select Order Book from the Select Product dialog box. You also have the option to order individual Page Prints from your StoryBook.
Your StoryBook displays. Using the blue arrows, you’re able to movethrough your completed photo book and view each beautiful page.
After you have previewed your book and are ready to place your order,click on Order.
You’ll be asked to confirm you want to order the book as previewed.Click on Continue.
The Creative Memories Photo Center login screen displays. Add yourinformation, click Sign in (or create a new account) and follow theprompts. Congratulations on completing your StoryBook!
Important Note: Before you start your upload to Creative Memories Digital Center please check your “sleep mode/standby mode” you may need to temporarily select “never” during the upload to avoid shutting down the upload process. In Vista it is found in “Control panel” settings “power options” “edit plan settings” “put computer to sleep” select “never”. Reset to desired setting once finished.
Upload pages to facebook Resizing Autopopulate Page prints – ongoing albums, frames Hybrid albums Free downloads Reuse
Digital Content Free downloadable themes - free Digital predesigned pages - $7.95 (Earthy 12x12, Jewel 8x8, Primary 7x5) Digital power palettes - $9.95 Digital additions - $4.95 (Earthy Pet, Jewel Christmas, Primary Travel, Pastel Spring, Disney, Baseball) Digital kits - $7.95 Digital embellishments - $5.95 Digital content on CD – various combinations, groupings
Simple Start – promo CD includes $40 in digital predesigned pages plus a $39.95 coupon good toward Hardcover StoryBook album.
Digital I Collection (discounted for $99 regprice $117) Storybook Plus plus Simple Start collection $57 savings Digital II Collection – (discounted for $129 reg price $157) Memory Manager & Storybook Plus plus Simple Start collection $67 savings
How to Buy www.mycmsite.com/debvellmure Select “Shop products” in blue title bar Digital scrapbooking (found on left sidebar) Select Digital scrapbooking software Storybook Creator Plus 3.0 (Full) download - $64.95 Add to bag Do same for Memory Manager 3.0 download - $39.95 Or Select Digital Content on CD and choose Digital II Collection Add any other digital contents you choose – Earthy, Primary, Pets, etc) Then select “Shopping Bag” found top right of screen Make sure notation says you are selecting downloaded option if you want to use it right away or CD version if want it mailed Once confirmed correct select “check out” Screen appears that says “Find a Consultant” please make sure to enter my name Deborah (first initial is ok) Vellmure in CA as your consultant Then click on “Checkout via my personal website” which brings you back to your shopping bag Finally select “Checkout” and proceed to sign up an account and pay A link will appear to use as a download to receive your Storybook or Memory Manager software. This link will also be emailed to you to save for future retrieval. Remember & write down where you choose to save the download in order to import onto your computer
Pricing • 7 x 5 SoftcoverStoryBooks retail for $17.95 for a standard book with 20 pages; extra pages are $1.50/2 pages. • 8 x 8 StoryBooks retail for $44.95 for a standard book with 20 pages; extra pages are $2.50/2 pages. • Beginning Oct. 1, 2009, 8 x 8 SoftcoverStoryBooks will be introduced and will retail for $24.95 for a standard book with 20 pages; extra pages are $2.50/2 pages. • 11 x 8.5 StoryBooks can be ordered with a Personalized Cover for $49.95, or with a book cloth cover (with or without a window) for $39.95; extra pages are $2.50/2 pages. • 12 x 12 StoryBooks retail for $79.95 for a standard book with 20 pages; extra pages are $4/2 pages. Page Prints: • 8 x 8 Page Prints retail for $3.49 each, or $2.99 each if you order 10 or more. • 12 x 12 Page Prints retail for $5.99 each, or $3.99 each if you order 10 or more. Wall Prints: • 16 x 24 Wall Prints retail for $26.99 ($27.99 for Wishes & Dreams). • 20 x 30 Wall Prints retail for $29.99 ($30.99 for Wishes & Dreams).
Thank You & Have Fun Creating with your Memories! Please let me know if you have any questions! Deborah Vellmure ID # 73321583 Aliso Viejo, CA 92656 949.916.9882 home 949.243.4370 cell email@example.com www.mycmsite.com/debvellmure