Here are some suggestions where you can go to look for free scrapbooking templates: Craft and hobby websites _ You can find loads of scrapbooking templates in these websites. Some of them are for sale, but you can also find lots of templates being offered for free. What's more, these websites offer advice and additional information about other scrapbooking topics, not just templates. These websites usually display their templates by colors, themes, or shapes (or a combination of all three). There are also images of the templates, so you'll know what it is you'll be downloading. If you want to create your own templates, then you can browse these websites and get ideas for your own. This way, you won't be limited by what other scrapbookers may think what your page should look like.
If you understand the principles behind website templates you will immediately see the huge benefits to WordPress template systems. Basically it is designed to hookup automated template ideas to a system via which a client who knows nothing about anything can access your site (behind password protection obviously) and update and manage the website that you leave him.