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Sunday, July 5, 2015

Graphic 45 Gilded Lily journal mini Album - Tutorial

Hi everyone :-)
Have made a journal mini album that I will use for daily ideas and memories. This Gilded lily papers  from Graphic 45 are so so beautiful and I think it is my new favorite paper line :-)

Video with a short tutorial for the file folder pages,


Made the cover of this book by gluing the papers down on Tyvek envelopes with multi medium matte.The punch is from Martha Stewart.

Inside the cover I made an envelope with and cut out a frame so I can journal direct on the left over copy papers I used for the jounaling pages. Have a tutorial on how to make this dimensjonale envelopes and here is the link,Here is the link to how to make Pizza box, boxes, basket and 3D envelope,
                                  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MkiMIzqXgWY
Some fussy cutting going on again on the right side to make a pocket for some tags.

Inside the 1. file folder page I made a pocket and added a frame behind.
Made a magnetic bookmark out of 2 tags seen on the right side top to hold some tags or be used as a note holder.

Here I used the border to make a magnetic clip.


An other magnetic clip and on the right side I saved the frame when I fussy cut out images and addad an other cut apart under to make a pocket. Have a tutorial on how to make this tags and here is the link,https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gg2R9UpOmqk

Used the same frame shape here and there is place for a photo inside.

Here I made a flip on the file folder page and inside there is a pocket. Punched the hinge to make an other pocket on the right side and the punch is from Martha Stewart.

Made a corner bookmark to hold some copy papers together  on the left and on the right side there is a side pocket.

The other side of the corner bookmark.

Backside cover with a note block also made out of the left over copy paper.


There is a frame behind the note holder.

The note holder frame can be taken out.

Close up picture of the note holder. 
Love love this Marie Antoinette ladies and flowers :-)

All the papers are glued together wit repositionable tape.

 Close up picture of the magnetic bookmarks.

This are great to hold different notes in place on the pages :-)

The album is bounded together with elastic cord.
Have a tutorial on how to make this binding and here is the link,

Measurements and templates
Great to make a template as show bellow. 

I used 4 of this file folders.

I used copy paper for the pages in between the file folders.

Front cover.
The cover measure 7 x 12 all around the book.

Back cover decorated with a Martha Stewart on the sides of the spine.

Had so so fun making this journal mini album with this gorgeous paper line :-)

Supply list:
Gilded lily 12 X 12 - 8 X 8 - 6 X 6 and  ephemera cards from Graphic 45, cream cardstock from Bazzill-8x1mm magnets,tyvek envelopes,multi media matte,stretchy cord,copy paper and a big smile on your face when you create with this beautiful papers :-)

Here is the link to how to make covers for mini albums and journals,

Here is the link to how to make binding, spine and hinges,

Here is the link to how to make your own tag shapes and frames,


Regarding questions there is a video where frequently asked questions are answered and here is the link,
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,

Thanks for stopping by and your always sweet comments!
Have fun creating :-)
Hugs, Anne

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Prima Debutante shabby chic baroque mini album

Hi everyone :-)
Have made a new shabby chic mini album with the new beautiful Debutante paper collection from Prima. The album measure 10 1/5 x 7 1/4 and has 5 pages. The baroque shape I made my self and I have a tutorial on how to make it and also for the tags. Here is the link,

Video


The cover frame I made as a see through with acetate.

 Covered the front frame with torn papers, cheese cloth. resin frame and embellished it with flowers and chipboard cut outs from the collection. Then went over with white paint and white Pan Pastel.

Cover and 1. page front

On the backside of the front cover I made a pocket on the right side to cover up the flowers on the front. More flowers and chipboard cut outs. Green paper from Bazzill.

On the 1. front page I made a pocket behind the frame and also on the left side.

This tag shapes I also show how to make in the tag shapes and frames video tutorial

Close up picture of some of the flowers.
I mixed fine sand with white paint and multi medium matte to make a shabby look.

!. page backside and 2. page front

Used a resin oval frame and swirl and behind the frame there are some tags and a photo mat.

Under the tags and on the frame I used a mask and texture paint.
There can also be placed a picture on the side of the frame.

2. front page with tags and a acetate see through.
This acetate pocket was inspired by Kirsten and here is the link to her blog where yo can find a lot of inspiration :-)

Place for a large photo behind the tags.

2. backside and 3. front page

Used texture paint on the frame mixed with sand on the frame.
Swirl dies from Cheery Lynn.

There can be placed a photo in the frame and on the side.

3. front page is party time with some tags and a envelope :-)

Used a script mask on the side and a resin bird bath for decor and to hold a frame and the envelope.
Oval frame die from Tim Holtz.

3. backside and 4. acetate page

All pink lol :-)
Hinge die from Lalaland.

Used the inside part from the outside frame shape to make a fold up page. 
Victorian Carolers die from Tim Holtz decorated with molding paste and gold glass .

Used the coordinate stamp set and painted around the acetate frame.
Also used different Distress inks around all the pages.

On the 5. front page I used Tim Holtz dress form die and folded paper around to make a skirt. Moldig paste mixed with Distress ink on the top and also did some masking on the dide.

Belly band in the middle makes a pocket on each side.
Tag die from Accucut craft.

Backside of the album with a tag car attach to the receiver.

I torn the paper into strips to make a several pockets.

Picture of the tag card.
Here is the link to how to make tag pockets for decorate tags or as a pocket in mini albums,
                                         https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xLu2jcdh2yM

I can write a personal message on the tags or on the backside of the tag card :-)

 The album is bounded together with seam binding.


Here is the link to Annie`s Etsy shop where you can find a lot of beautiful laces and embellishments,
https://www.etsy.com/shop/msgardengrove1?ref=si_shop

Regarding questions there is a video where frequently asked questions are answered and here is the link,
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,

Thanks for stopping by and your always sweet comments!
Have fun creating :-)
Hugs, Anne