Sunday, December 21, 2014

Graphic 45 Twas the Night Before Christmas 6 x 4 pocket mini album tutorial

Hi everyone :-)
Here is a fast and easy tutorial on how to make a 6 x 4 pocket mini album from start to finish using the beautiful Twas the Night Before Christmas paper collection from Graphic 45

Video tutorial
The first 35 minutes will be for the page construction, binding and making the cover.
The next 20 minutes for decorating the album.


 There are 6 pages in this album but you can make as many as you like :-)
All the pages are made from the 12 x 12 paper pad but you can use regular cardstock to build up the pages also and use decor paper over.

Cover and 1. front page with a pocket.
Used the 6 x 4 cut aparts for all the photo mats inside the pockets

1. Backside and 2. front page with a pocket.

2. backside and 3.front page with a pocket.

3. backside and 4.front page with a pocket.

4. backside and 5.front page with a pocket.

 5. backside and 6.front page with a pocket.

 6. backside and the back inside cover.

Photo frame can be taken out.

Backside of the cover with a frame for photos.

Outside cover

Measurements
Pages x 6

Cut of all the x also the one in the right corner lol
The 3/8 red score line is if you want some more room between the pages.

Here you can see the page folded,

Measurements for the cover. The middle spine i cut at 6 1/2 x 1 1/4 but you need to measure how wide your album is depends on if you use the 1/8 score line inside the pages.

This are so fun and fast to make so I made 2 for Christmas presents :-)

This album I made with a sewing theme using An Eerie Tale collection and some sewing theme dies.

All pages are made with the 12 x 12 Enchantment papers and some from the 6 x 6 paper pad.

There are pockets on all the right sides with tags made from the 12 x 12 templates and regular tags.

Large pockets on the backside and front covers.

Made a belly band on the back with a die ( sorry don`t remember the brand ) to hold a sewing themed card. Frame made with a Spellbinders die.

Outside cover 

Merry Christmas and the best wishes from me to all of you :-)

Santa is coming :-)

Supply list:
Twas The Night Before Christmas paper collection from Graphic 45, 1 thick mm chipboard,Black paper,glue,score board and something to cut with.


Regarding questions there is a video where frequently asked questions are answered and here is the link,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qgsJnzDCHkA
For other questions they will be answered here on my blog where I will post new questions that has not been answered before.
Here is the link,

Hope this tutorial is helpful and inspiring.
Wish you all a wonderful Christmas and all the best wishes for the new year :-)
Hugs, Anne

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Graphic 45 Post it note holder easel card tutorial using Twas the Night Before Christmas

Hi everyone :-)
Here is a fast and easy tutorial on how to make a post it note holder card  using Twas the Night Before Christmas collection from Graphic 45. This are great to use for small gifts ideas:-)

Video tutorial


The Video tutorial is for the post it note card on the right.
Also made an other one using Raining Cats and Dogs. Easy and fast to make with the finish cut out paper flowers :-)

Used the chipboard banner cut outs from the collection inside the left to hold some notes under.

both open.

if you like you can glue an image on the side and put a note under.

Here the card is closed.

Measurements for the base.

Supply list:
Twas The Night Before Christmas paper collection  from Graphic 45, 1 thick mm chipboard,post it note, ,glue,score board and something to cut with.


Regarding questions there is a video where frequently asked questions are answered and here is the link,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qgsJnzDCHkA
For other questions they will be answered here on my blog where I will post new questions that has not been answered before.
Here is the link,

Hope this is helpful and have fun creating :-)
Hugs, Anne

Friday, December 19, 2014

How to make easy and fun Christmas to - from label tags

Hi everyone :-)
Here is an easy and fun tutorial on how to make to - from gift tags with the tag shapes and papers from the Twas the Night Before Christmas and Time to Flourish from Graphic 45. Also will make a label tag with Tim Holtz Sleigh Ride die

Video tutorial


So fun to make a pocket label tag with Tim Holtz Sleigh Ride die :-)

Some of the tags.

And some more :-)

Here I used the new Time To Flourish paper line.

Rgey can also be used as a decor on the Christmas tree :)

Some of the tags are double for more space to write a personal note.

This tags are really fun and easy to make :-)

Supply list:
Twas The Night Before Christmas paper collection and Tag template from Graphic 45,  Sleigh die from Tim Holtz,glue,score board and something to cut with.

Regarding questions there is a video where frequently asked questions are answered and here is the link,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qgsJnzDCHkA
For other questions they will be answered here on my blog where I will post new questions that has not been answered before.
Here is the link,

Thank you so much for stopping by and all your always sweet comments!
Hope it is inspiring :-)
Hugs, Anne

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Graphic 45 shaker Pillow box Christmas ornaments Tutorial using Twas the Night Before Christmas

Hi everyone :-)
Here is a tutorial on how to make a shaker Christmas pillow box using the gorgeous Twas The Night Before Christmas paper collection and template from Graphic 45

Video tutorial


This is the shaker ornament I filmed from start to finish :-)
This is made with the smallest template on the 12x12 cover from Come Away with me.
Will also show how to make the star border hanging with a border punch

Also made an other without acetate in the middle. This can be hang on the Christmas tree with some candy inside. Mmmmm :-)

 Here are 2 gift pillow boxes. Have a tutorial on how to make this to-from gift tags with the templates on the paper covers and will post the link here as soon it is published.

This is made with the template from the 8x8 cover Twas the Night before Christmas paper pad.

Made an other gift box with the small template same as the ornaments.

On the tags I can write a personal note.

Here are all my latest Christmas projects together :-)


Supply list:
Twas The Night Before Christmas paper collection and Tag template from Graphic 45, ,Pillow box template from Come Away with Me 12 x 12 paper cover ,post it note, punch,tinsel,acetate,glue,score board and something to cut with.


Regarding questions there is a video where frequently asked questions are answered and here is the link,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qgsJnzDCHkA
For other questions they will be answered here on my blog where I will post new questions that has not been answered before.
Here is the link,

Hope this is inspiring and have fun creating :-)
Hugs, Anne

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Graphic 45 Twas the Night Before Christmas mini album,pillow box ornament,to/ from tags and post it note holder

Hi everyone :-)
Here are some late Christmas ideas. There will be a tutorial on how to make the mini album, pillow box ornament, to - from gift tags and a post it note holder
Have used Twas the Night Before Christmas,Time to flourish wonderful papers from graphic 45. Also made some Christmas gifts using Raining Cats and Dogs and An Eerie Tale papers from G 45


Video


Here is the cover of the Christmas pocket mini album I show how to make from start to finish in one video.


All the pages are build up the same with 12 x 12 pattern papers and it is a fast and easy album to make :-)
You can also use regular cardstock to build up the pages and put decor paper on top. 
There are 6 pocket pages in this album and the pages measure 6x4.


There are pockets in all the right sides of the pages.
Here inside cover and front of the 1. page.

Backside of the 1. page and front of the 2. page.

Backside of the 2. page and front of the 3. page.

Backside of the 3. page and front of the 4. page.

Backside of the 4. page and front of the 5. page.

Backside of the 5. page and front of the 6. page.

Backside of the 6. page and inside back cover.

There are photo frames in the large pockets on the back and front cover.

Outside cover folded out.

Plase for a photo on the back cover.

Also made some pillow box ornaments and gift boxes.


This I show how to make in the tutorial.
It is filled with snow and is a sort of a shaker ornament.
Fun for children to play with and is made for hanging on a Christmas tree.
Will also show how to make this star border with a punch.

Here is the same size without the acetate in front so it can be used as a goodie bag on the Christmas tree.
This small templates you can find on the inside cover on the Come away with me 12x12 paper pad from G45
This are also great for gift boxes and this template you can find on the 8 x 8 paper cover inside Twas the Night Before Christmas.

Backside of the previous box on the left and a smaller gift box on the right.

Picture of the smaller box with some tags.

The paper border is glued together with repositionable tape so it can be opened

Have also filmed how to make this to - from gift tags made with the templates on the inside covers from the 12x12 and 8x8 paper pads.

Great to give ad receive some homemade label tags :-)

And here are some more. So fun and easy to make :-)

WIll also show how to make this double tags if you need some more space to write a personal message. 

In the end of the tutorial I will show how to make this sleigh label with Tim Holtz Sleigh Ride die.

I have used fussy cut out images to make this tags but you can also use stickers, cardstock cut outs or flowers :-)
 

Also made this Post it note holder easel card and there will be a tutorial on how to make this also :-)

Her the card on the top is folded down.

Inside you can place a fussy cut out or a cardstock cut out to make a pocket for some notes.

Also made an other with the Raining Cats and Dogs papers and cardstock flowers cut outs.
So great to use for small gifts :-)

Inside the left I used a cardstock banner cut out to hold notes.

Cover of the Raining Cats and Dogs post it note holder.

Also made an other mini album in a sewing theme with the same construction using An Eerie Tale collection.

Used a chipboard cut out and a lot of sewing theme dies on the front cover and inside.

This album have 5 pages and I used the same Enchantment papers for all the pages.

There are large pockets inside the front and back cover.

All the pages has tags inside using the templates from the 12x12 inside cover and the regular tags.

Front and back cover.

A card is fastened under the belly band.


It is so much fun creating pressents for Christmas with this beautiful paper line :-)

Wish you all a wonderful Christmas and all the best wishes for the new year :-)

Supply list:
Twas The Night Before Christmas paper collection and Tag template from Graphic 45, 1 thick mm chipboard,Black paper,Pillow box template from Come Away with Me 12 x 12 paper cover ,post it note, Sleigh die from Tim Holtz,punches,glue,score board and something to cut with.


Will post the links to the tutorials as soon they are uploaded here,

Here is the link to the mini album tutorial,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IPr5SmQwSVQ

Here is the link to the post it note easel card tutorial,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W2KS3meSdYo

Here is the link to the pillow box ornament tutorial,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sG6et09Bklk

Here is the link to the to - from label tags tutorial,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNDuOojo3Wo


Regarding questions there is a video where frequently asked questions are answered and here is the link,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qgsJnzDCHkA
For other questions they will be answered here on my blog where I will post new questions that has not been answered before.
Here is the link,

Thank you so much for stopping by and all your always sweet comments :-)
Hugs, Anne