Thursday, August 09, 2007

Scrapbook Obsessions August 2007 Kit Altered Items

Acrylic Coaster Album
Who would believe you could make an album from furniture coasters? Well.... everyone would. I have seen some very creative artist make some very creative and inspiring things! I just happened to find these coaster in our garage and decided they were destined to be an album.

You can find these in square and circle shapes and many different sizes. The ones I used are 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 inches.


Prima Just us paper Togetherness, Secrets, Enjoying You, Exchanged Glances, Shared Giggles, Quiet Contentment, Loving You, Long Embrace.
Making Memories Classically defined Moments stickers
Rusty Pickle Rustic trim
Making Memories jelly labels love 1
EK success simply classic frosted tags
Rub ons- Fancy pants,Dapper dude, Gin X Maggie white, , 7 gypsies Hudson valley, upsy daisy designs little man & little lady seals, Creative imaginations swatch book memories, Creative imaginations loved ones designs, Creative imaginations family memories and youth.
Stampin up clear button
Bitty bag flowers by Prima
American crafts green house felt flowers
colorbox charcoal ink
making memories round tag
American crafts green pen
unknown - buttons

1. drill holes in acrylic FIRST.
2. Cut all pattern paper and add embellishments BEFORE you glue them to coasters. GLUE LAST.
3. Add rub ons along sides of acrylic. Making sure to overlap and burnish them down so they won't peel off.
4. Glue all embellished pages to acrylic.
5. Punch holes in paper.
6. Add ribbon. string tags and other embellishments onto ribbon.

Heart Box


Bazzill cardstock blackbird
Prima pattern papers - loving you (back side), quiet contentment
Rusty Pickle rustic trim7 gypsies gaffer tape black with vine
Junkitz newspaper flower
Cosmo Cricket buck naked buttons and more (heart)
Box Victoria's Secret

1. cut pattern paper to fit over top. Let edges show.
2. trim sides in blackbird cardstock.
3. layer gaffer tape around the box. over cardstock.
4. remove button from newspaper flower and adhere to top of box.
5. add quiet contentment paper to chipboard heart. sand edges.
6. Add trim to heart. glue heart to newspaper flower.

Altered Check Book

Prima pattern papers long embrace, enjoying you
Making Memories classically defined cardstock stickers memories

1. Cut long embrace paper using calendar as the template.
2. Using exacto knife cut flower from enjoying you paper.
3. Adhere to long embrace paper. Some may over hang the edge. (trim before placing inside cover)
4. Trim cardstock sticker (discover) and place along left edge of long embrace paper


Nancy Grant said...

Your projects are stunning! WOW-wee!

Eminepala said...

those are looking awesome Pamela ;)