Making Beautiful Memories
Other Products: Die Cutting machine, Trimmer or Guillotine, Scissors, White Cardstock, Hot Glue gun, Bone folder, Ranger Distress Ink Pad - Peeled Paint
For more tips on creating with the Purr-fect Posies collection, watch the tutorial at https://youtu.be/88KR6a5RRmg.
Instructions: Click here to view more photos of this project. Folio measures - 7 1/4” inches by 7 1/4” inches by 1/4”. To create the base - cut out 14 3/4” x 7 1/4” piece of white card and score it (long side up) at 7 1/4” and 7 1/2”. Fold it using a bone folder along the score lines.
Cut out four 7” x 7” squares of Paper from the Purr-fect Posies Collection and adhere two of them on the front and back of the base. Die cut two other squares using Adorn It Pocket Accents Die and adhere them inside of the folio base.
Top Tip: make sure to leave space for pocket - don’t apply glue to this area. Die cut two decorative elements of white cardstock using Adorn It Pocket Accents Die and adhere them inside of the base to decorate pockets. Die cut two decorative elements of white cardstock using Adorn It Pocket Accents Die and adhere them to the front of the folio base as shown. Cut out 3 3/4” x 5 3/4” rectangle of Paper from the collection and add an additional layer of white card to the back, then adhere final piece to the folio front using 3D foam.
Die cut decorative frame of white card using Intricate Swirl Frames Die and adhere it to the Paper Collection, then fussy cut it using scissors. Adhere additional layer of white card on the back and adhere it to the folio front using 3D foam. Die cut decorative frame from Paper Collection using Intricate Swirl Frames Die and adhere inside shape to the folio front as shown.
Stamp the leaf images from Leafy Accents Cling Stamp Set with Peeled Paint Distress Ink and colour them in with the same Peeled Paint Distress Ink using Daubers. Die cut them with matching die from Leafy Accents Die, then place them in the 3D Leafy Accents Shaping Mold, spray them with water and run them through die cutting machine. Leave them to dry completely. Stamp the flower image of Purr-fect Posies Cling Stamp Set with Vermillion Archival Ink and colour them in with Vibrant Fuchsia and Majestic Violet Archival Inks using Daubers. Die cut them with matching die from Purr-fect Posies Die, spray them with water and shape them using Deluxe Flower Shaping Kit, then leave them to dry completely. Add stamens and assemble flowers using hot glue gun. Using a sponge, add Designer Dries Clear Adhesive to the flower petals and leaves and sprinkle them with Rajni Chawla’s Crystal Clear Glitter, then adhere them to the folio front as shown.
To decorate inside of the folio - cut out two 5 1/4” x 8” pieces of white card and score each of them at 4” (long side up), then fold them using a bone folder along the score lines. Decorate them with photos, journaling or wishes as you desire. I decorated them with 3 3/4” x 5” photos.
As a final touch cut out the strip with sentiment from the Paper Collection, shape it with your fingers and adhere it to the folio front as shown.