Friday, December 14, 2018

The World Changes When It Snows Upcycled Embroidery Hoop with Authentique


Good morning!!! Today I am sharing how to create an easy, upcycled embroidery hoop for those last minute gift giving ideas using Authentique Solitude Collection!!!


Begin by covering a 10" chipboard circle with a piece of Solitude pattern paper. Trim off excess with xacto knife; sand edges.


Glue embroidery hoop to top of prepared chipboard circle. Add 1/2" border strips around the outside of hoop. Adhere fabric lace behind embroidery hoop using glue gun.


Adhere 1/2" strip of pattern paper to inside of embroidery hoop. .


Adhere 8" Kraft doily to center of prepared hop along with adding jute to brim of hoop with hot glue gun.


Die cut snowflakes from Solitude pattern paper; adhere to inside of embroidery hoop.


Add a few holiday flowers to top of hoop to cover the enclosure of embroidery hoop.


Adhere Ephemera Card to inside of prepared hoop. Fussy cut second images; add to cards with pop dots. Die cut a few more smaller snowflakes add to embroidery hoop.


Fussy cut small birds from Epherema cards; adhere to inside of embroidery hoop.


 Fussy cut second set of birds from card; add to top with pop dots.


Add holiday floral picks and fussy cut bird to brim of embroidery hoop.


Adhere bow to brim of embroidery hoop. 




Complete your Upcycled World Changes With Snow Upcycled Embroidery Hoop with "Snowflake" card at top. I hope you are inspired to create a few easy gifts! Pam

Supplies:
Authentique Solitude Collection
10" Chipboard Circle
10" Embroidery Hoop
Sizzix Mini Paper Snowflakes Die
Sizzix #2 Snowflake Die
8" Kraft Doily
Jute Twine
Gold and Blue Ribbon
Tan Twine
Holiday Floral Picks
Clear Gemstones
Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
Pop Dots


(Disclaimer Notice: I’ve received products/compensation as part of the Authentique Design Team. This project however, is 100% my own project! Some of the links in this post are affiliate links. I explain more here.)

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Forever and Always Travel Journal with Xyron and Wild Whisper


Hi to all my Xyron and Wild Whisper Fans!!!
Have you loved seeing all the fabulous projects created this week by the Xyron Design Team!!!
Make sure to check out all the beautiful projects on Xyron Facebook Page using Wild Whisper products!
My Forever and Always Travel Journal was created for the coming year!!!!
I see a lot of traveling in 2019!!!

It is never to early to celebrate and to create fabulous projects with Xyron and Wild Whisper beautiful paper collections! 



Begin by running 4 1/2" x  9" Wild Whisper Forever and Always pattern paper along with scallop border and strips through the Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive. Repeat again. 


Remove the pattern paper from the Xyron 
adhesive sheets. Add pieces to front and inside of journal. 


Fussy cut images from the Forever and Always Pattern Paper


Remove images from adhesive sheets....

Add to front of journal.


Fussy cut second set of images from Forever and Always Pattern Paper. 
Add to flower to front of journal. 
Add Flower Soft to center of flower.


Wrap elastic ribbon around prepared journal; attach enclosure. Tie. 
Add fussy cut diamond images to front of journal with pop dots.


Fussy cut flags from pattern paper; adhere to bottom front of journal. 
Add small Wild Whisper Forever and Always Flair Button to front.


and two premade Kraft Travel Journals for inside of Journal. 




Decorate Premade Kraft Travel Journals. 



Add prepared inserts to inside of prepared journal! 



I hope you are inspired to create some fabulous journal and albums using Xyron and  Wild Whisper Products.
Don't forget to head over to the Xyron Facebook to see all of the projects using
 Wild Whisper products.
 Make sure to stop by the Wild Whisper Store to see some fabulous and amazing new products. 
Hugs Pam

Supplies:
Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive
Xyron Tape Runner with Permanent Adhesive
Xyron Sticker Maker with Permanent Adhesive
Wild Whisper Forever and Always  Paper Pack
Wild Whisper Forever and Always Notebook Insert 
Wild Whisper Forever and Always Flair
Eileen Hull/Sizzix Journal Die
Sizzix Little Sizzles Matboard
Premade Travel Journal - 2
Flower Soft
Round Elastic
Elastic Ribbon
Metal Closure
Scallop Border Punch
Enamel Dots
Pop Dots



DISCLAIMERS


This blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements, I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products.
The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with each manufacturer, provider, or party in question.
This blog contains affiliate links, clicking and shopping through these links helps to support and run Pam Bray Designs - Scrapbook Flair Blog at no additional cost to you.
 Today's features are Xyron and Derwent Academy Products. 

Today's features are Xyron and Wild Whisper Products. 


Friday, December 7, 2018

Winter Wonderland Cards with Xyron and Derwent Academy


Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas!!!
Let's create this holiday season with our favorite Xyron and Derwent Academy products!

to create my holiday card set. 


Add a few drops of water to create a wash. 


Apply wash to one sheet of 9" x 12" Derwent Academy Heavyweight - 24 Sheets Acrylic Paper using the 1/2" Derwent Academy Artist Brush to create background paper.  Dry. 


Spatter with Derwent Academy Titanium White, Scarlet and Black Acrylic Paints to finish background paper. Dry. 


Die cut prepared background paper using the Sizzix Deckle Die. 
Stamp background stamp to top of prepared die cut using Derwent Academy Burnt Sienna Acrylic Paint; dry. 



Adhere pattern paper and prepared background paper to top of 4" x 5 1/2" card base using Xyron Tape Runner with Permanent Adhesive. 






Die cut Sizzix Vintage Tidings from Graphic 45 Winter Wonderland pattern paper and brown card stock. 


Adhere sentiments to prepared front of card bases.


Fussy cut prepared poinsettia flowers from paper; form with tweezers. 
Add to front of card front along with a twine bow, chipboard circle and gemstones. 


PEACE CARD


WISH CARD


NOEL CARD

I hope you are inspired to create some mixed media cards this year using Derwent Academy and Xyron Products. Hug Pam

Supplies:
Xyron Tape Runner with Permanent Adhesive
Xyron 1.5 Sticker Maker with Permanent Adhesive
Derwent Academy Acrylic Paints - 24 Tube Count
Derwent Academy Acrylic Paper 9" x 12" Heavyweight Pad
Derwent Academy Artist Brush Set - 8 Brushes
Derwent Academy Paint Palette - 10 Wells

Other Supplies:
Sizzix #661605 Vintage Tidings Dies
Sizzix #662694 Stacked Deckle Dies
Graphic 45 Winter Wonderland Papercrafting Pad
Blank Page Muse Classic Christmas Stamp Set
Brown Card Stock
Clear Gemstones
Tweezers
Pop Dots
Brown Twine


DISCLAIMERS

This blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements, I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products.

The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with each manufacturer, provider, or party in question.

This blog contains affiliate links, clicking and shopping through these links helps to support and run Pam Bray Designs - Scrapbook Flair Blog at no additional cost to you.

 Today's features are Xyron and Derwent Academy Products. 

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Family Mixed Media Canvas with Tutorial... ColorBox


FAMILY MIXED MEDIA CANVAS WITH TUTORIAL!


Paint both canvas in crackle Paint. Dry. Lay stencil on 8” x 10” canvas; apply crackle paste to top with palette knife. Dry.



Apply Colorbox Blends: Golden, Bay, Beach to both canvas. Adhere small canvas to top of large canvas.


Apply black paint to of stamp background; stamp background on large canvas. Dry. Spatter canvas with white and black paint. Dry


Paint chipboard frame with white paint. Dry. Emboss prepared chipboard with Baked Texture. 


Cut frame in half. Adhere pattern paper to back of frame.  


Adhere to frame halves to canvas.


Adhere small tag to small canvas. Fussy cut 2 sets of butterflies from the Ephemera cards. Adhere together at body. Adhere to top of tag.


Apply Colorbox Blends Golden and Stop to white card stock; wipe with wet one. Dry. 


Die cut flowers. Stamp flowers with Colorbox Blends Nutmeg and background stamp. 


Shape flowers with tweezers. Adhere flowers together. Add brad.




Cut leaves from white card stock; apply Colorbox Blends Golden, Leaf, Stop and Frog to each leaf. Wipe each leaf with wet one; dry. Adhere leaves to canvas.


Supplies:
ClearsnapColorbox Blends: Bay, Beach, Golden, Stop, Nutmeg, Frog, Leaf
ClearsnapArt Screen Lattice
Graphic 45 Nature Sketchbook Epherema Cards and Tag
Gypsy SoulLaser Cuts Lace Frame Set
EmeraldCreek Supplies Baked Texture: Patina Oxide, Ancient Amber, Chunky Rust
Blank PageMuse Memories Stamp Set
SizzixRomance Flower and Spring Leaves Die
8” x 10” Canvas
4” x 4” Canvas
Embossing Ink
Small Brads
Crackle Paint
Crackle Paste
White and Black Paint
White Card Stock
Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
Paint Brush
Wet Ones
Tweezers
Palette Knife