5 Scrapbooking Apps for iPad

Updated on March 8, 2018

From embellished albums to digital scrapbooks – scrapbooking has come a long way. Traditional scrapbooking may not be dead, but digital scrapbooking surely has become more popular than the former.

Creating a digital scrapbook is cheaper than a print scrapbook, which may be the reason why print scrapbooking is on a decline. Plenty of special kits and software products can assist you in combining several graphical elements to create a photo album on a PC. A creative hobbyist may, however, prefer a tablet PC over a computer to create a prettified photo album.

Starting a scrapbook on an iOS-powered tablet PC is indeed a novel idea. Easy touch screen-based controls + a variety of applications can make scrapbooking quite easier and rewarding. You can take advantage of some cool scrapbooking apps for iPad to create one. Check out these top app choices:

1. ScrapPad

ScrapPad
ScrapPad
ScrapPad
ScrapPad

ScrapPad is a free app that lets you create quality scrapbooks using a variety of graphical elements. You can add plenty of themes, backgrounds and embellishments to your photo album. An assortment of kits is available free with this app.

Free kits can be used to create multiple scrapbooks for special occasions like birthday, wedding ceremony, costume party and many more. You can also create Halloween and Christmas-themed scrapbooks using special festival-themed kits. Besides free kits, ScrapPad offers plenty of paid kits that are being made available via in-app store.

What I like about ScrapPad is its simple user interface and excellent presentation. All elements are neatly tucked in easy-to-notice spots. Just upload your photos to the app, drag and drop backgrounds, borders and stickers to your layout and voila! Your scrapbook is ready. The completed scrapbook can then be shared with your friends via email or Facebook.

The application costs $4.99 and lets you create unlimited scrapbooks. The best part is that there are constant updates that add plenty of fun graphical elements to the app at regular intervals.

2. Coolibah

Coolibah
Coolibah

Scrapbooking can be immensely enjoyable with Coolibah on iPad. This app can help you create your own scrapbook by dragging and dropping bright, colorful layouts, frames, borders, frames and your prized photos to the scrap board. You can then move, rotate or make them big using your fingertips. The app gives you full control of all elements and makes it easier for you to bring overlapping elements to the front or send them back using your fingertips.

With Coolibah you can create unlimited scrapbook as well as unlimited pages on a scrapbook. The free kits available with the application are totally out-of-the-box and suitable for both budding designers and expert scrapbookers. Each kit’s design is unique, charming and eye-catching, which makes scrapbooking an incredible experience.

Coolibah was once a paid app and there were certain usage limitations in the free version. Now developers have made the application totally free. The app is updated regularly with new themes and designs and is available at the iTunes store.

ScrapBook - Tell Your Story
ScrapBook - Tell Your Story

3. ScrapBook: Tell Your Story

Tell Your Story is another amazing scrapbooking app for iPad. It lets you do more than just stick embellishments to your layout. You can add voice notes, interactive maps and stunning audio-visual elements to prettify your scrapbook. Once your digital scrapbook is created, you can turn it into a slideshow or a fun flipbook and share it with your friends via Facebook.

ScrapBook: Tell Your Story makes touch screen-based scrapbooking quite rewarding. The app’s touch-based interface lets you resize and rotate graphical elements with your fingertips at ease, mix notes, photos, maps and voice and create an excellent journal. You can drag and drop multiple elements to your digital journal.

Regular updates include plenty of new elements, including skins, themes and other embellishments. Skins include a variety of font colors, styles, borders and frames that can really make a huge difference to your newly-created scrapbook.

4. Skrappy

Skrappy
Skrappy

Which is the Best Scrapbooking App for iPad?

See results

If you want to create a full-fledged photo album, then Skrappy may be the right app choice for you. After selecting a theme, the fun part of scrapbooking begins – you can add plenty of design elements and embellishments such as borders, clips arts, backgrounds and frames. You can also turn your scrapbook into an audio-visual extravaganza by adding multimedia elements like music files, video files and voice memos.

Skrappy also offers plenty of touch screen-enabled editing choices and looks like a photo-editing app. You can crop objects and photos, mask them into shapes, add layers/reorder them and tweak adjustments to rotate and move objects. You can also change the color, brightness/contrast, hue and sepia settings of a photograph. I love the masking option that lets me fit photos into different types of shapes like square, oval and circle.

Skrappy is a cool app, but costs around 2 bucks (in pounds). But for a cost, you get plenty of editing options, themes and backgrounds. It’s a mini-Photoshop-cum-scrapbooking application and quite good interface-wise.

5. Scrap IT

Click thumbnail to view full-size

Scrap It makes digital scrapbooking an enjoyable experience. Its top-notch art, exceptional controls and objects allows you to create stunning scrapbooks for all occasions, be it birthday, wedding or a festival. Instead of a scrapbook, you have a nifty “scrapboard” that lets you arrange photos, add stickers, frames, backgrounds and create visually-enticing digital journals.

Scrap It contains over 1000 graphical objects, all professionally-designed to give your scrapboards a cool look. You can zoom, pinch-zoom all objects and move them with your fingertips. Once you’ve created a scrap board, you can share it with your friends via social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter.

Tablet-based digital scrapbooking can be fun and scrapbook apps like Scrap It for iPad makes this experience even more fruitful and satisfying.

Comments

Submit a Comment

  • profile image

    Nathan 

    4 years ago

    ScrapPad currently costs $4.99 in the iTunes store.

working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, feltmagnet.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://feltmagnet.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)