28 januari 2015

Scrapping with the kids .:. layouts with heart circles

I do enjoy scrapping with the kids, not all the time because it gets a bit stressful... but sometimes now and then.
When I scrap with my 6 year old we like to start looking at a scrap-tutorial at YouTube. And then she wants to create something similar.
This time we looked at a tutorial by Kelly Foster (Thank you Kelly for the inspiration!) and this is what we made, starting with my page:





And this is what my DD 6 year old made:




A2Z scraplets used:
Yum Love family Shabby Circles
Scribble Circle and heart set of 4 



24 januari 2015

Årets första Project Life .:. vecka 1 2015

Jag har äntligen kommit igång igen med Project Life. Livet var lite för hektiskt under slutet av förra året så jag han varken ta kort eller göra PL. Så här var årets sista/första vecka för oss.




















Material:
Becky Higgins Project Life Mini Kit - Amy Tan Plus One
American Crafts 6x6 Paper Pad - Amy Tangerine - Plus One
Heidi Swapp Puffy Gloss Stickers - Favorite Things Shapes
Project Life Heidi Swapp Interchangeable Stamper v1
Project Life Heidi Swapp Exclusives Stamp & Stencil Set - Love You





21 januari 2015

My CHA creations for FabScraps .:. C74 Floral Delight - Live in the moment

My last page for CHA using the FabScraps C74 Floral Delight collection.







For This Project You Will Need:

   FabScraps Floral Delight C74 005 x 1
   FabScraps Floral Delight C74 007 x 1
   FabScraps Floral Delight C74 008 x 1
   FabScraps “Live in the moment” DC 74 003
   FabScraps Pearl thread Embellishment
   Heavy weight white gesso
   Clear gesso
   Mist (teal)
   White CS
   Border punch
   Cheesecloth
   Stencil
   Text stamp
   Distress ink
   Ink
   Embossing ink
   White embossing powder
   Gold stickles


Instructions:
1.     Use the FabScraps Floral Delight C74 008 as the base. Rough up the edges using an edge scraper and ink the edge using distress ink. Cut out the 8x8 centerpiece leaving the frame intact.
2.     Fuzzy cut out flowers from the centerpiece that you cut out. Ink the edges.
3.    Trim the edges of a white CS using a border punch. Add on top of the base.
4.     Cut out a piece 10x10 from FabScraps Floral Delight C74 007. Prepare the surface using clear gesso. Let dry. Rough up the edges using an edge scraper and ink the edge using distress ink.  Add.
5.     Use a mask and some heavy weight gesso and a stencil in a visible triangle. Let dry.
6.     Add some mist on the white parts. Also add some of the same color mist o a piece of cheesecloth. Let dry.
7.     While waiting, use some white embossing powder on the FabScraps “Live in the moment” DC 74 003 Chipboard. Let dry and add some gold stickles on the whole surface. Let dry.
8.    Add some text stamping on several parts of the page, randomly.
9.     Add the cheesecloth, the fuzzy cut flowers, the photo (o 3D foam) and the Chipboard.
10.  Fuzzy cut out a few birds from FabScraps Floral Delight C74 005. Ink the edges and add.
11.  Add the FabScraps Pearl string embellishment.  
12. Your layout is now ready to frame and hang!

 So this was my last page for winter CHA 2015. I hope that I managed to inspire. 
I will continue to create with the amazing FabScraps collections for sure... probably beyond the next release. 

FabScraps at CHA .:. article

There is a great article about FabScraps at CHA written by the CANADIAN Scrapbooker Mag.
You will find it here.

20 januari 2015

My CHA creations for FabScraps .:. C74 Floral Delight - You Rock My World

The last collection I created with for CHA 2015 was FabScraps C74 Floral Delight. I made 2 pages and this is the first:










For This Project You Will Need:

   FabScraps Floral Delight C74 001 x 1
   FabScraps Floral Delight C74 002 x 1
   FabScraps Floral Delight C74 003 x 1
   FabScraps Floral Delight C74 004 x 1
   FabScraps Floral Delight MC 74 001A Journal Book
   FabScraps “Live in the moment” DC 74 003
   FabScraps Padlock and key metal Embellishment
   FabScraps Dragonfly metal Embellishment
   Heavy weight white gesso
   Border punch
   Circle punch
   Cheesecloth
   Stencil
   Distress ink
   Ink
   Flowers & leaves
   Gold stickles
   Edge distresser

   Chipboard letter stickers


Instructions:
1.     Use the FabScraps Floral Delight C74 002 as the base. Rough up the edges using a border punch and an edge scraper and ink the edge using distress ink.
2.     Cut two stripes from Floral Delight C74 003. Rough the edges and place underneath the base upper side and lover side.
3.    Use a mask and add a pattern using heavy white gesso all along the center of the page. Let dry.
4.     Fuzzy cut out the bird fro Floral Delight C74 001 and the flower from Floral Delight C74 003.
5.     Cut out the guitar and the two tags from FabScraps Floral Delight MC 74 001A Journal Book
6.     Cut a piece from Floral Delight C74 003 slightly bigger than your photo. Rough the edges and ink. Add.
7.     Add the cheesecloth and the photo.
8.    Add the bird, the cut out flower, the guitar, leaves, the tags, the flowers and the metal embellishments.
9.     Punch out circles from Floral Delight C74 004, rough the edges, ink and add.
10.  Add the title
11.  Add some gold stickles on the flowers, leaves ad metal embellishments.
12. Your layout is now ready to frame and hang!