Scrapbookers like us already know that the holidays are a great source of inspiration for scrapbooks. However, when it comes to putting one together for Easter, where can you even begin? To help you put together the perfect keepsake designed with Easter in mind, MemoryScrapbooks.com has come up with a great list of symbols present throughout the Easter season that make for great accents or focuses in any of your scrapbook layouts.
Easter eggs: Eggs have been a symbol of spring since ancient times and often represent new life.
Easter bunnies: The rabbit was a symbol of abundant new life in ancient times, and reminds us of spring and new life.
Baby chicks, bunnies, ducklings, or other baby animals: Baby animals born in the spring also represent spring and new life.
Easter lilies: These white blooms symbolize new life as well as Jesus.
Lambs: Represents Jesus, “the Lamb of God”
Crosses: Symbolizes Jesus’s triumph and resurrection.
Palm branches: Represents when Jesus arrived in Jerusalem on the first Palm Sunday and people waved palm branches, welcoming him.
Springtime flowers: Daffodils, hyacinth, crocuses, lilies and tulips bloom in the spring, and symbolize spring and new life.
Pastel or bright colors: Also show new life but draw inspiration from nature.
Once you’ve chosen your symbol, incorporate it into your Easter Scrapbook to capture the spirit of the season.