Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Happy Birthday Layout

http://scutfiles.blogspot.com/ If you click on this link, you will see some of the files I’ve been working on for all you who own SCAL or MTC. If you are looking for a certain cutout, let me know and I will do my best to create it for you. Or if you need a title, or scripted title, I love working on these files.

Last week we did a birthday layout. These came out really cute…I want to give a shout out to Lisa, who makes some of the greatest cutout files…I love using her cuts. Hoping to use more of them in the future. I think I own just about every one of them that she made.

IN these layouts we used eyelets, paper piecings, chalking and tearing, glitter glue and embossing…also used ribbon to create a dimension in our layout, a nice way to draw the eye to your photos and create blocking in your layout.

On to the photo’s: Enjoy!

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Using Chipboard in our Layouts

This weeks class, we were using chipboard and applying different techniques in decorating them. Some of the different ways to embellish chipboard, is cover them with patterned paper, painting them, inking/chalking them, and embossing them…Some ways we didn’t do last night are, covering them with fabric, ribbon, felt, micro beads, glitter and there are many other ways to embellish chipboard. So don’t be afraid to include this neat little gadget to your layouts. Remember if you don’t have chipboard available, you can always glue several layers of cardstock together to desired thickness…and with the Cricut, it will always line up :) In our layouts we used some flourish chipboard and flower chipboards, I hope you like the layouts that the girls made last night. I will add my layout as soon as I finish printing my photos, so you can see a completed page.

Don’t forget to check out my other blog where I’ve been working hard to get new cut files up for all of you who have SCAL or MTC.



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This layout above and below is from our new student Anne…we welcome her to our class…and she fit in perfectly, yup she did her own little layout…great job and Welcome to Scrapbooking!


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