Tuesday, 19 May 2015

Graphic 45 Album

Morning All

Graphic 45 is one of the leading paper making brands and here at Personal Impressions we have always loved these paper which are so versatile for all your crafting projects, whether is is card making or using on your altered art projects.

Today we are sharing Sandra Carey's beautiful mini album using
"By the Sea" papers. It is step by step so grab yourself a cuppa and enjoy!

Take two sheets of A4 Card and cut along the Short edge at 5.5 inches
Score both at 6” and 8” Glue the 6” panels together

Then cover each panel with your chosen Papers

Turn the cover over to work on the front of the mini Album.
 Use Red liner tape to attach Ribbon all the way around and cover with your papers

Now to start on the pages of your album
Cut your card 5” x 8.75”  and 5.5”x 5”score at 5 and 7.
Attach these together on the smallest tab take some ribbon as before and wrap around the back Glue this onto the outer cover of the album 
Cut 6 pieces of of 5”x 5.75” score at 5.5” firmly crease stick and into the album stick the next to pieces together so you have a T shape glue into place and the same with the last page
Then Decorate with your Papers Chipboard Pieces Stickers and Tags make pockets for more interest on each page.

Front of mini album

This shows the inside of the album

Decorate inside and add pockets for tags and notelets

Create different styles of pockets

Another type of pocket

Products Used

Graphic 45 12 x 12 & 8 x 8 papers from "By the Sea"
Chipboard and Stickers
Black Card
Distress Ink Black Soot

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  1. I am loving this mini album everything just matches and I love the pockets too x

  2. Wow, this is stunning, great project. X

  3. Oh!!! What a beautiful project!!! Will need to try one. :)