If you have never heard of Pinterest, it is a free online service that allows it’s members to “pin” images and other stuff found on the internet to their own pinboard. Think of it like the new way of taking photos you enjoy and using thumbtacks to pin them to cork board. Pinterest recently made the pinboards easily accessible to everyone via the internet, so that means you can know look at what members have “pinned”. For scrapbookers, that means that knowing where to find the pinboards of some of the most influential people in scrapbooking will let you peek into their world and see what they have found to be interesting enough to “pin”.
We have compiled a list of what we consider the top ten people in the scrapbooking world that you need to follow on pinterest, or at least check out to see what they have found across the net. Just click the images below to be taken to the pinterest pages. to be fair, we listed the top tent below in no particular order. You can easily follow Tim Holtz, Heidi Swapp, Jessica Sprague, Jennifer McGuire, Karen Burniston, Becky Higgins, Jenni Bowlin, Lain Ehmann, Becky Fleck, and Kristina Werner.
Pinterest is a fun online tool and if you don’t have an account already, you may want to seriously consider starting one. Once you start pinning items, you won’t have to go back and try to find that layout that you saw on some site and cannot remember exactly where it was. All you will have to do is go to your Pinterest account and you will have quick access to it.