Balancing the space on a 12×12 layout can be daunting…there is so much area to think about in a 12×12 ratio. If you can imagine grid lines on your paper, the grid lines will help you organize the elements on your page according to the sections of the grid you are populating with design elements. The cool thing about “we scrapbookers” is that we can usually see with our eye what “looks good” and what doesn’t. Once again, I will repeat myself by saying: trust the experts. Watch some of the pro’s on YouTube (like Shimelle Laine or MercyTiara) who will teach you some great tips and skills regarding design.
This layout shows how you can use a variety of clusters on your page to create an interesting layout.
Here is a link to the Process Video: