Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Jo's Girls Layout By Linda

Hi Everyone,
Our DT Gal Linda has created a beautiful layout to share today. 
I hope you enjoy it.
Tutorial:1.    Ink the edges of Songbird – Zephyr with Distress Ink – Vintage Photo. This is your background piece.
2.    With your craft knife cut around the leaves and timber at the end of the branch at the top of the page.
3.    Cut a piece of Songbird – Title It paper (the blue side) 25cm x 10cm, ink and adhere 2.5 cm in from right hand edge.
4.    Cut a 21cm x 7cm piece of Lineage paper, ink and adhere 1cm down and a little to the left of the Title It piece.
5.    Cut a 27cm x 4cm piece of Songbird – Sunrise (pale blue section) and adhere 6cm up and 1cm in from the left hand edge of the background.
6.    Cut a 21cm x 3cm piece of Lineage paper (use opposite side to step 4), ink and add an inked strip of Doily Lace punched Songbird – Collage paper to the base of this.
7.    Adhere this above Sunrise piece as per example and add 21 cm of Say It In Crystals strip below this.
8.    Ink the yellow edged notecard and adhere on right hand side of papers.
9.    Mat photo on cream cardstock which has been inked and distressed.
10.    Adhere to centre of layout.
11.    Add notecard for journalling, paper clip accent, flower and punched leaves to top left hand corner of photo.
12.    Smear Distress Ink colours Tattered Rose and Wild Honey on Ice Cream container lid, spray with water or sparkly Glimmer Mist and press chosen canvas piece into ink until you achieve desired colours.
13.    Dry with heat gun.
14.    Add alphabet letters and adhere this piece to inked swirly notecard.
15.    Adhere title with foam tape to layout as per example.
16.    Fussy cut a length of birds from Lineage paper, ink and adhere to the right of photo with Scrap Dots.
17.    Accent the title piece with punched leaves and coordinating flowers.


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