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Purple Asters Layout

Purple Asters LayoutOther Products: Craft Medley Beads Amethyst; Distrezz it all; vintage photo distress ink; Peeled Paint Distress Ink; Punch around the page border and corner; Color Box Metallic Gold; Olive Vine Glimmer Mist; Roll Top Desk Chalkboard Mist; gesso, Whipped Spackle; Creative Embellishments Chipboard; Faber Castell whipped spackle, Crop-o-Dile.

Watch this video to see how to shape the Delicate Aster.

Instructions: Gesso chipboard pieces; then dab with faber castell whipped spackle for texture. When dry mist with olive vine and dab a bit of roll top desk. Set aside to dry. Stamp three sets of Aster Flowers onto one of the papers in the collection using Elderberry Ink, ink centers with more Elderberry. Mold with Deluxe Molding kit; apply Art Institute Dries clear to centers and sprinkle with Amethyst beads; set aside to dry. When dry, dab beads with a bit of Viva Gold. Stamp and cut 7 leaves from the Aster set using Olive Vine Memento ink, mold, then ink edges again with Olive Vine, set aside.

First paper - use a paper for 12" x 12" base. Cut coordinating papers as follows. Second paper - 11.5" x 11.5" - use punch around page, distress edges a bit, then ink with vintage photo. Third paper - 10" x 10" - distress edges, and ink with vintage photo. Forth paper - cut two 10" x 1.5" strips from green paper in collection, use same border punch on edges, ink with peeled paint. Fifth paper - 8" x 10.5" - edge distress edges, ink with vintage photo. Sixth paper - 7 1/4" x 10 1/4" - distress edges, ink with vintage photo, create two peek a boo corners as shown, ink corners with vintage photo. Mat small piece of green paper underneath. Punch 6 holes on either side of the peek a boo corners and use cording to create a shoe lace look as shown, tie ends in bow. Look for the "Have I told you Lately, that I love you" sentiment in collection, edges distress and ink with vintage photo, mat on coordinating paper. Adhere all these together with foam adhesive. Create three larger mats for your photo in varying sizes. Cut four of the ATC cards out from smaller card panel, edges distress, then ink with vintage photo and layer these as shown at top of layout to create added dimension. Tuck Family frame under all layers. Place matted photo in between the ivy wreath and layer on top of mats you created. Adhere down. Dab ColorBox Gold ink and or 3D stamp paint over dried Asters for added detail, dab a bit over chipboard pieces and complete layout as shown.

Created By: Karan Gerber

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