What is Feminist Scrapbooking?

What is Feminist Scrapbooking?

That’s a great question. It will be a little bit different for each individual person — just as each person’s feminism is their own.

For me, feminist scrapbooking is about scrapbooking my life. Scrapbooking my life as a woman. Scrapbooking my life as I see it. Scrapbooking my life as a human being who’s story is worth telling.

I am a post-modernist. I believe that definitions of things are fluid.

I like telling stories. I believe that you are the storyteller. No matter who the characters, you, as the narrator are a big part of the story. There is no omniscience narrator of life and scrapbook pages. That’s why I believe in right-now scrapbooking. It’s important to document your life right-now because that’s when it’s easiest to document stories without the filter of history.

Even when you’re documenting a past event. It’s still right-now scrapbooking.

As a woman, just telling your story is a radical act. I personally love telling my stories with pictures and pretty paper. Through scrapbooking, I’ve learned more about the person I am, the things that I like, the things that I don’t like, and the type of person I want to be. It’s my creative introspective lens. The best part? I get to relive my favorite life stories, any time I want — it’s like Netflix for my life. Feminism and Scrapbooking — they’re my jam (my lady-jam).

I’ve got a free Intro to Feminist Scrapbooking course that you can take right now, click on the image below to get started!

Intro to Feminist Scrapbooking

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