With a ruler and the tip of the multi-purpose tool, mark a center edge of each leaf and fold. Add to the border, aligning from the bottom. Unfortunately I don't have my Holiday photos yet, but these layouts will be ready to go and should come together very quickly. Add floral and punched leaf embellishments as desired. Something I love about making borders to decorate my pages is that they are so versatile: they work well on any style of page, from Fast2Fab to black to white. Even if you are not the artistic type, you can still make lovely pages when following some simple rules and guidelines.
Scan and print your then use the printed photos. Apply opened leaves along the white strip as shown. Adhere to center of border. Trim overhang and add extra to the bottom of the border. Mount on top of the base. Layer these on top of the base.
The glue needs to photo-safe and acid-free. Find them at a scrapbooking supply store. Mount them on the white strip, weaving them together slightly as shown. Fold at the top of the green strip and continue folding, creating a zig zag pattern across the green strip. This Paisley print was accented with Die Cut elements with Paisley patterns, border strips, and 2 photo corners.
Apply one edge at an angle to the left bottom edge of the green strip. Add to border with foam squares. The Happy Birthday band was fastened over branch using. Apply to center of border with foam squares. Acid-free paper has been treated so that the acids present in wood pulp papers are removed. Clip corners with the scallop edge of the 4-way hole and corner punch. The Intricate Details Create a 4.
Taking It to the Next Level If you determine that scrapbooking is a hobby that you want to continue, you will find inspiration galore in scrapbooking magazines, online videos, scrapbook product manufacturers websites, and personal blogs devoted to the craft. Craft stores sell sticker packages in thousands of shapes, themes, and designs especially for scrapbooking. The hobby of is quite popular. The new Forever Yours Wedding Collection with its elegant, timeless pieces, along with the lovely photos taken, are all I need to create the perfect keepsake of her special day. Top the straight fan edge with cherry blossoms and a floral die cut shape mounted with foam squares. Embellishments consist of 2 Tags from the Die Cuts, 2 border strips, and some of the Maroon Ribbon tied across the sides of 2 photo mattes. Finish with cherry blossom shape.
Line up one short end at the 60 degree mark on the straight trimmer and cut an angle. Adhere vellum shapes first, centering them along the righthand side of the medallions; then adhere the white shapes in between using foam squares. Finally, a bow of seam binding was fastened with Thank for stopping by and Happy Creating! These beautiful Japonism Pastel papers and Natural Laser Cut Embellishment products were designed to honor the influence of Japanese art on western culture and feature both natural themes and subtle graphics in soft hues. Using the inside of the medium circle pattern and the red blade, cut a dark purple floral circle and mount on top of violet circle. If you make a mistake, print another copy of the picture. These two layouts above from the StoryTellers Club Dec09 Kit use the Believe double sided patterened paper and 4 photo mattes cut from one of the 2 Sheets of 12x12 Textured Cardstock - Sandbox.
Apply adhesive and tuck behind rose paper layer so just the scallops peek out, as shown. Decide if your page is going to be a theme or story page, organize your photos, choose the layout to best fit your theme and photos, gather tools and supplies, and finally start cutting and gluing. I wanted to show these layouts as the patterened papers are simply beautiful. Examples are glue sticks, liquid glue pens, photo tape, foam dots, and more. The dot-patterned panel was fastened to the card front with. Mount to the border as shown.
Tuck violet borders behind the white strip and add to the border. Use both cardstock pieces to die-cut Happy Birthday as the sentiment. Your thoughts and feelings journaled on paper make it personal and one of a kind. Fasten the layered sentiment over leaf band. If you have thought about giving scrapbooking a whirl but are clueless where to start, this guide will help. Die-cut a lace border from taffy cardstock and fastened to a piece of aquamarine cardstock with.