Tuesday, January 26, 2010

SMALL VALENTINE MINI ACCORDIAN ALBUM



Supplies:
 Tools, Dies, Templates
    • Scallop Border Punch
 Stamps
    • CTMH – In my Heart, Express Postage
 Card stock
    • Pink & Very Vanilla
 Ink
    • Stampin Up – Craft White, Pink Passion
 Embellishments
• Glitter
• Pink Gross Grain Ribbon

INSTRUCTIONS

1. Create the accordion album by cutting (1) from Pink @ 9 x 6
2. On the long (9”) side you will score @ 3 & 9
3. Turn on the short side (6”) and score at 3”
4. You will cut out two squares at the top on the long side (9”) off
5. Fold all scored lines to create album
6. The one square at the top you will trim 1” off
7. Choose a stamp to stamp the cover with in SU Pink Passion ink
8. Cut (1) from vanilla 1 ½ x 3
9. Using Lace Scallop Border punch, punch boarder on edge and adhere to top lip of accordion Album
10. With a sponge and SU Pink Passion sponge lace scallop edges
11. Fold all score lines (refer to photo)
12. Using the STORY BOOK cartridge cut (1) from Vanilla of the Marquee1 element be @ 2 ¼ and one from Pink @2
13. Using the “I Love You” stamp, stamp the middle of the Pink piece with the ‘I love You” stamp using craft SU white ink
14. Sprinkle glitter over the stamped image (glitter will stick to the pigment ink)
15. When ink is dry mat the Pink onto the Vanilla and adhere to the top cover of the album
16. From the Vanilla Card Stock cut (3) @ 2 7/8 x 2 7/8
17. Adhere them to the album
18. I stamped an image from one of the sets on the first square
19. Decorate remaining squares as you would like
20. Tie Ribbon around to close it
21. Once the album was closed I sponged all the edges with SU Pink Passion

YOU CAN FIND THE WRITTEN INSTRUCTIONS WITH ALL ILLUSTRATIONS BY CLICKING HERE OR TO THE RIGHT UNDER PRINTABLE INSTRUCTIONS.
 

2 comments:

  1. Thank you so much for this Freebie. I want to let you know that I posted a link to your blog in Creative Busy Hands Cricut Freebies Search List, under the Elements post on Jan. 26, 2010. Thanks again.

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  2. Thank you! This blog post will be advertised on CraftCrave in the Cutting category today (look for timestamp: [16 Feb 01:00pm GMT]).

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