Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Remember This - Process Video

Hello everyone.  Today I have a video to share with you.  I posted it on YouTube last week but never got around to writing up the blog post about it. This page was made using the Scraptastic January 2015 - This Must Be the Place kit.  I L-O-V-E everything about this kit.  The colors, the patterns, embellishment, everything.

For this layout I did some fussy cutting of the floral patterned paper that came in the kit.  I really like how it turned out with all of the layers.  I added Stampin' Dimentionals under some of the leaves/flowers to give it even more dimension

Here is the video showing my process.

The next two pictures are close-ups of the texture that I added to the background.  I used modeling paste, a Heidi Swapp stencil that I got form Craft Steals (love that site), a gold gelato, and spray mist.  The color came out better that I expected.  I also added splatters of gold Heidi Swapp Colorshine (the same that I used to color the modeling paste) around the layout.

For the vellum phrases, I took them to my sewing machine and used gold thread to add them to the page.  .

For the journaling I took a piece of the white paper and ran it through my typewriter.  I like how the font works well with the font of the vellum phrases.  I stamped the date with a roller date stamp that I got in the Dollar Spot at Target.

In the top right corner, I added a cluster of embellishments and sewed the top edge with the same gold thread that I used elsewhere on the layout.

Here is just a closer look at the layering of the flowers that I cut out.I added a vellum phrase to the flower cluster using my Xyron Sticker Maker.  It works like a dream to add the vellum to the page without being able to see any of the adhesive.

To this cluster I used two circle elements that came in the kit, stapled them together using my Tim Holtz tiny attacher and glued it down.

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