Saturday, March 30, 2013

G45 French country mini album and bird cage

Had so fun making this bird cage and album with the beautiful French country papers from Graphic 45.
Did a lot of fussy cutting and sealed it with Claudine Hellmuth multi matte


Here is a picture with the album inside the bird cage

Back side of the bird cage where the door opens to get the mini album out

Inside the back door

Album cover

The cover folds out and here is a lot of room for photos. Also some pockets from the paper line and cardstock cutouts

first pages 

There is a border pocket that folds out 

2. page. So fun fussy cut all the sunflowers :-)

There is i flip up on the right side and here i made a farm with a door that opens.
Used the pop n `cuts die from sizzix to make the door pop up

Here is a picture of the sun flower that is in the pocket on the left side. Here i can do some journaling or put in some photos

3. Page with flaps and fold out page

Here all is fold out

4. page. Here are a lot of tags, " secret" places and flip page

Back side of the album with leaf trim and a pocket with post cards

Here is the link to my blog post where you can find the measurements and pictures how to make the bird cage,

Hope this inspires you to make something out of these wonderful papers :-)
Thanks for stopping by and have fun creating :-)

Hugs, Anne


  1. wonderful and inspirational pieces as always

  2. Quelle merveilleuse réalisation, c'est un chef-d'oeuvre , bravo à toi.

  3. This project is FABULOUS,thanks for sharing!!! :)

  4. Herlig album med masse detaljer. Likte det godt. Akkurat oppdaget bloggen din - og for en oppdagelse! Du lager veldig mye fint - helt etter min smak. Ser dette er en blogg jeg kommer til å besøke endel. Hilsen Kirsten.

  5. wow, this project is absolutly beautiful, i love every little detail. The paperlines from graphic 45 are so beautiful; thanks for sharing.Hugs Sara

  6. So beautiful!!! Happy Easter!!!

  7. C'est magnifique cette création, bravo! I love your project, awesome job. Gorgeous mini-album and bird cage, congratulation, I love it! Bye..bye...have happy Easter!

  8. Wunschön, kömmte mir immer wieder Deinen Blog anschauen.

    Liebe Grüße


  9. Stunning project Anne! French Country paper is so gorgeous, and this album shows it off beautifully!
    Love the barn door!

  10. This is an absolutely beautiful project! Thanks so much for sharing your talent!

  11. You are SO inspiring! Your work is beautiful! I love to see I have an email from you to brighten my day with your creations! Thanks for sharing

  12. I love very much your works, I'd like to do everything you do!
    You are my inspiration!!!

  13. So much detail, all fabulous! :)

  14. You are totally amazing! The things you create are so intricately detailed and absolutely lovely! Thank you for sharing your beautiful creations. You inspire me!


  15. Absolutely stunning. You truly have a gift and I would like to thank you for sharing your gorgeous projects with us. Happy Easter to you and your family :)

  16. Ann you are one of the most creative person in blog land, the things you make out of chip board are AMAZING... The bird cage is outstanding and the mini album is gorgeousssssssssss. Thanks for inspire us, hope you and your are having a wonderful Easter weekend..

  17. Amazing... everything is so detailed and so gorgeous. You are supercreative. Love everything!!!
    Thanks for sharing.

  18. Wow this is so beautiful!!!! Love it a lot!!!Thanks for the inspiration .... I'll definitely gonna use it!!!
    Hug, Celia.

  19. congrats anne on making the top 30.. im honoured to be up there with you.... love your work.. Im a new follower

  20. Anne, your creative talents are stunning. I fell in love with your projects from the very first moment I discovered your YT channel. I love this bird cage project. Thank you for sharing how you made the cage. Do you think you might be sharing how you did the mini album as well? I love each and every page. I really enjoy the interactive elements you incorporate in all your projects. I love all the elements you fussy cut and how they make everything come to life. You are the queen of fussy cutting. I wish you the very best on your quest to be a design team member for G45....I have no doubt you will be selected. Can't wait to see your next project. Hugs Cyndie

  21. Incredible! Anne, I just saw this on Pinterest and had to comment. This is truly divine. Your eye for detail is simply amazing. Thanks so much for sharing. I can't wait to try this. Hugs and happy crafting :) -Kim

  22. pode enviar-me o tutorial deste alindo álbum?

    1. I have put the link to the bird cage tutorial under the last picture in this blog post. Have fun creating :-)


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