Hello my friends. Katty here to share another 12×12 Scrapbooking Layout. For todays layout I am scrapbooking a photo of my older niece and her new puppy, a French Bulldog named Panda. She is so excited to have Panda. He is like her baby. We tried over and over to get a picture of Panda by himself but he would not stay still long enough to snap a non blurry photo. She finally had to carry him and I’m glad she did. The picture came out very cute.
I began with a 12×12 white American Crafts cardstock. I used a stencil by Dylusions called Staggered Brickwork. I used a few colors in the Dylusions Spray Mist. I kept in the Blues, Greens and Yellows. I then used my Lovely Shimmerz Dazzlerz in Lemon Drop, Sour Apple and Sea U in the Mornin’ with the same stencil on the top right and bottom left of the misted area. I also added some misted areas on the edges of my layout.
I added some of the Believe in You Sequins mix over the Dazzlers and let that dry. I then added some ripped blue and green strip washi tape to the edges of my page. I layered a black Diagonal Stripe bag and two patterened papers from the Keisercraft Finders Keepers paper pad behind my photo and popped it up on foam mounting tape. I colored three of the Mini wood clothespins with my dylusions mist and added some coored thread through them and created sort of a banner over the photo. I also added a flair badge, some colored arrow paper clips and some black and white ephemera pieces from my stash.
I used some Heidi Swapp blue foam glitter thickers for my tittle. I also added two Cork Stars and some ink splatters to finish it off.
Here is my completed layout. 🙂
Thanks so much for stopping by. There is a process video on my channel if youd like to watch: https://youtu.be/LWs7BDnmjAI
Hello my scrappy friends! I’m sharing my last layout using up nearly all of my November Clique Kit, Homecoming. I used the pretty floral background from Lemon Owl and added a pretty pink ink to the edges from Close To My Heart. Yes, that is a lot of pink…. but think about what it would look like on a boy page in blue, yellow or gray! Doesn’t that look cool!
Next, I wanted to tone down the middle of the paper so I added some Gesso by painting across the section I wanted dulled down. After letting it dry, I began adding some layers of papers I had left over from other layouts. When I was finished adding my layers, I decided to add some more inking in the form of masking! I used these fabulous gold leaf stickers from Pretty Little Studio and included in the Homecoming Kit! They are awesome! To use them as a mask I stuck my finger on the back a few times to reduce some of the stickiness then put them onto my page where I wanted to use them as a mask. After doing so, I used my Tim Holtz ink blending tool to rub the ink over the stickers, pealed them off and ta-da!! You can do this with any type of sticker in your stash!!
Here are some more close ups for you! At the angle below you can really see the gold leaves and the masked areas on the layout. This is a great way to add more visual interest to your layout or even a card without adding a lot of extra embellishments.
Thank you for spending your time with me today! I hope I inspired you to create a project and use a mask!! Try it out!!
Here is a link to our Clique Kits November Kit ~ Homecoming... HERE. Also, did you know that all of our past Clique Kits in stock are currently available for purchase at an additional 50% off now through December 1st!! Just use coupon code CKSANTAKIT at check out my friends and grab one or two of these before they sell out!!
Additional products used: Maggie Holmes Gold Glitter Alphas Close To My Heart Stamp Set~One Way Borders ~ Lynn Darda CTMH 🙂
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Remember even during this super busy season, do something creative today!