Friday, August 16, 2013

Summer mini book with Little Yellow Bicycle









Vintage Summer
VS-304 6X6 Paper Pack (24 sheets - 2 each of 12 designs)
VS-140 Fresh Verse Stickers - with debossing and thermography (43 pieces)
VS-135 Favorite Pieces Stickers - with thermography and embossing (32 pieces)
VS-160 Vellum Tape (15 pieces)
VS-308 5 Things Pocket - with embossing (11 pieces)
VS-133 Decorative Edge Cardstock - 6.5" X 7.5' (10 pieces)
VS-220 Fabric Favorites (8 pieces)
VS-201 Canvas Stickers - Labels (9 pieces)
VS-279 Chipboard Shapes - with thermography (33 pieces)  
VS-134 Journaling Cards - with embossing (10 pieces)

Poppy
PY-140 Cardstock Stickers - Fresh Verse - with thermography and debossing (43 pieces)

Instructions:
Cover
1. Add burlap, canvas, and cork alpha stickers along the right edge of the burlap cover to spell the title of the minibook.
2. Apply a coat of gesso to the burlap covers going over the alphabet stickers. Let dry.
3. Add some clear summer-themed stickers and canvas butterfly stickers to the front cover.
4. Color around the stickers with watercolors.
Inside
1. Attach various 6x6 patterned papers from the Vintage Summer collection on both sides of the chipboard page inserts.
2. Create photo mats using patterned papers, Decorative Edge Ccardstock pieces and journaling cards on the pages. Cut to separate some of the pieces for a better fit.
3. Attach photos.
4. Embellish each page with various clear, cardstock, embossed, canvas, vellum, fabric stickers, wooden tags, and chipboard shapes to add textures and create dimension.
5. Journal on each page.
6. Carefully splatter some white acrylic paint on the pages and let dry.

1 comment:

Pam said...

What a nice book!!