Up For An Adventure with Authentique

Father’s Day is right around the corner…so lets create a  mini album! I created one for my sweet husband using Authentique Manly Collection; it was super easy to create. 

Begin by cutting to album cover to measure 5″ x 12″; scoring at the 5 1/2″, 10 3/4″ and ll” marks on the scoreboard to create mini album.

Trace and cut one envelope pattern from pattern paper to create a 3 1/2″ x 4 3/4″ envelope. Score on stitched lines; adhere bottom fold to side folds to create envelop.

Adhere prepared envelope to inside cover of mini album. Cut 3 1/4″ x 8 1/2″ piece of pattern paper; score at 4 1/4″ line. Decorate front of card with Manly Stickers.

Place note card inside of prepared envelope; seal with Manly Sticker.

Create pocket for the inside middle part of mini album using Manly Element; adhere to inside cover on three sides to create pocket. Decorate.

Add two of the Manly Element to inside to create tags.

Cut 3 pieces of pattern paper to measure 4 3/4″ x 10″; score at 5″ mark to create pages.

Page 1: Adhere pattern paper mat to page; adhere Manly Element on 3 sizes to create pocket. Add folded Manly Element piece; slide in pocket.

Page 2 and 3: Adhere pattern paper mats, strips and sticker elements to pages.

Page 4 and 5: Layer pattern paper mats to pages along with paper strips. Place Manly sticker to Page 4.

 Add Manly Element to Page 5 to form pocket; add Element to pocket.

Page 6 and 7: Adhere pattern paper mats, border strips and stickers to each page.

Page 8 and 9: Layer pattern paper mats to pages along with paper strips. Place Manly sticker to Page 8. 

Add Manly Element to Page 9  to form pocket; add Element to pocket.

Page 10 and 11:  Layer pattern paper mats to pages along with paper strips. Place Manly stickers to both pages. 

 Page 12: Layer pattern paper mats to pages along with paper strips. Place Manly stickers to page. 

Tie pages in mini album with red twine.

Decorate front of mini albums with mats, Manly Elements and nailheads. 

Add Manly Stickers to front of prepared mini album with pop dots.

Create paper clip using Manly paper strips and sticker; add to mini album. I hope you enjoy my Up For An Adventure using the Manly Collection but always remember that you can create using any of Authentique fabulous collections. Enjoy Pam

Supplies:
Authentique Manly Collection
May Arts Red Twine
Burgundy Nailheads
Pop Dots
Xyron Stickers
Scoreboard

Discoveries Mini Album

It’s time for new “discoveries”! 
I discovered the newest ColorBox Dyestress Inks…
gorgeous hues of beautiful ink go perfect when creating mini albuma!
Begin by applying layers of Dyestress Tahiti, Mint and Bubble inks to the front and back mini album die cuts using blending tool.
Place the covers together; lay Art Screen to top. Apply inks to top using blending tool. 
Stamp background image using Dyestress Tahiti inks to each cover. 
Add bind to prepared covers. 
Adheres insert binding to inside bind. 
Adhere Succulent Serenity pattern paper to inside covers.
Die cut pages using pattern paper. 
Attach pages by adhering them to the binding strips. 
Die cut doily; adhere to front of cover along with circle. 
Fussy cut images from the Succulent Serenity pattern paper; place on cover with pop dots. 
Adhere twine bow along with planner pick front of cover. 
Finish cover with “Discoveries” metal element. 
Add small handle to Discoveries Mini Book along with a few planner picks to the top of pages. Thanks for stopping by today. 
Enjoy!Pam

Supplies:
Sizzix Succulent Serenity Paper Pad
ColorBox Dye-stress Inks: Tahiti, Mint, Bubble Bee
ColorBox Art Screen: Swirldot
ColorBox Stylus and Tips
Tan Twine
Metal Handle, Discoveries Element and Planner Chips
Doily Die
2″ Circle Punch
Planner Picks
Xyron Adhesive Mega Runner with Permanent Adhesive

Friends Nature Bliss Notebook with Creative Scrapbooker Magazine

Hello everyone! 
I’m over on the Creative Scrapbooker Magazine Blog sharing how easy it is to create a Friends Notebook Mini Album using Wild Whisper A Girl with Flair Nature Bliss Paper Pack and Sizzix Notebook and Passport Die. 
One small 6″ x 6″ pack of paper will create an 8″ page album for you, a freind or to gift as we head toward the holiday season.

I hope you create a few mini albums this year for yourself, a freind or to give as a gift.
 Enjoy Pam

Supplies:
Sizzix Notebook Die
Sizzix Passport Die
Sizzix Floral Arch Die Set
Wild Whisper Nature Bliss 6″ x 6″ Paper Pack
Emerald Creek Aqua Splash Molten Dimension Embossing Powder
Emerald Creek Supplies Butterscotch and Peppermint Rock Candy Embossing Powder (Coming Soon, contact Emerald Creek Supplies for information)

Boozy Bear Counting On and Soapy Wave Chipboard
Small Flower Punch
Copper and Clear Gemstones
Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive
ColorBox Clear Blend Ink
Cream Paint

Best Friends Scholastic Wrapped Journal with Eileen Hull Inspiration Team

Hi everyone!!!! 
School is about to start! How many families are doing a happy dance? 
I remember those days … even as a home school mom. LOL
Today I am sharing how to create a fun Scholastic Best Friends Wrapped Journal…..
because you know…
as the school year progress our kids will have a best friend or two.

Begin by stamping you background image on a Wrapped Journal Die with ColorBox Blends Ink; apply Emerald Creek Supplies Glistening Gloss ink on top. Heat with embossing gun. 

Apply ColorBox Blends Ink to top of prepared embossed Wrapped Journal.


Using ColorBox Blends Ink and bit of water; paint each berry in. Dry. 

Page 1
Cut pages using  Passport Die.

Page 2 and 3
Decorate each of the pages using Authentique Element and pattern papers. 

Page 4 and 5

Page 6 and 7 

Page 8 and Front of Mini Composition Book 

Back of Composition Book and Page 9 

Page 10 and 11 

Page 12

Tie pages inside of prepared Wrapped Journal using thin elastic.

Wrap ribbon around Best Friends Scholastic Wrapped Journal; tie closed. Die cut using Credit Card Sleeve Die to mat Scholastic Epherema Card. Add to front of journal with pop dots.

Cut flower and leaves parts using Stitchy Flower

Form flowers; adherer to front cover of Scholastic Wrapped Journal. 

Supplies:
Sizzix/Eileen Hull Wrapped Journal Die
Sizzix/Eileen Hull Passport Die
Sizzix/Eileen Hull Credit Card Sleeve Die
Sizzix/Eileen Hull Stitchy Flower
Authentique Scholastic Collection
ColorBox Clear, Stop and Ebony Blends Ink
Emerald Creek Glistening Gloss Molten Dimensions
Blank Page Muse Berry Collage Stamp
Red Ribbon
Xyron Creative Station
Pop Dots

DISCLAIMERS

This blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements. I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with each manufacturer, provider, or party in question.This blog contains affiliate links, clicking and shopping through these links helps to support and run Pam Bray Designs – Scrapbook Flair Blog at no additional cost to you. Today’s features are Eileen Hull Products. 

Sweet Desserts Quick and Easy Tag Album with Authentique

Happy Day Authentique Fans!!! Don’t you agree that we should start the day with “Dessert First”! I do…nothing is better than dessert…well maybe creating a quick and easy tag album.

Create your quick and easy Dessert First Album using Authentique Confection Collection. Die cut 5  tags from Tag and Square Tag Die , 5 border strips, 5 scallop circles from the Confection pattern paper and 5 circles from the die set using brown stripe paper from the Spectrum II Paper Pad. Adhere pieces to inside of each of the 5 tags. Repeat cuts for the outside of each tag.


Cover: Circle punch Epherema image; adhere to top of tag. Fussy cut image from Epherema tag; add to top of cover with pop dots.


Outside Tag Page 1 and Page 2: Add punched circle from Epherema paper; fussy cut images and element to tag.

Outside Tag 3 and 4: Add punched circle from Epherema paper; fussy cut images and element to tag. 


Inside Cover and Page 1: Add punched circle from Epherema paper and element to tag. 

Inside Page 3 and 4: Add punched circle from Epherema paper and element to tag. 

Back Cover: Add punched circle from Epherema paper and fussy cut image to tag. 

Stack tags together using a ring. Add ribbons and planner dangles.

Add Confection Element to front cover with pop dots.

Add “Dessert First” Element to front of tag element. I hope you are inspired to create a few quick and easy tag albums this year and remember….eat “Dessert First”! Pam

Supplies:
Authentique Confection Collection
Graphic 45 Tag and Square Tag Die
5 – Graphic 45 Tag
Spectrum Paper Pad
Scallop Circle Punch
Circle Punch
Clear Gemstones
Planner Dangle
Ring
Ribbon
Adhesive
Pop Dots

****Products Linked in Affiliate Supply List for convenience****


DISCLAIMERS
This blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements.
I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with each manufacturer, provider, or party in question.
This blog contains affiliate links, clicking and shopping through these links helps to support and run Pam Bray Designs – Scrapbook Flair Blog at no additional cost to you. Today’s features are Authentique Products. 

Discoveries Mini Album with Creative Scrapbooker Magazine

It’s Springtime …. time for new “discoveries”! 
I discovered the newest ColorBox Dyestress Inks…gorgeous hues of beautiful ink along with a fabulous Sizzix  Mini Album design by Sizzix Artist Lynda Kanase!

TO CHECK OUT THE FABULOUS DETAILS! 
JUST GO…


Supplies:

Sizzix Succulent Serenity Paper Pad
ColorBox Dye-stress Inks: Tahiti, Mint, Bubble Bee
ColorBox Art Screen: Swirldot
ColorBox Stylus and Tips
Tan Twine
Metal Handle, Discoveries Element and Planner Chips
Doily Die
2″ Circle Punch
Planner Picks
Xyron Adhesive Mega Runner with Permanent Adhesive

Little Cool Dude Mini Album wiht Authentique

Hi everyone! I am so happy you stop by to check out  my Little Cool Dude Mini Album using Authentique Youngster Collection! The Youngster Collection is just so perfect for all you cool dudes in your life. 

Adhere the beautiful Youngster pattern paper to the front of the cover; wrap ribbon around cover and tie in a bow. Fussy cut the “Little Cool Dude” Epherema card and add to front of cover with pop dots. Adhere flowers to front of cover along with twine bow and enamel dot. 

Adhere patter paper to inside cover along with fussy cut images. 

Page 1
Add photo mats to each page. 

Page 2 and 3
Along with pieces from the Youngster Elements Sheet. 

Page 3 and 4 
Form pockets on a few of the pages. 

To place tags inside. 

Hidden waterfall pages to create addition pages for photos or journaling. 

Page 5 and 6 
Fussy cut images from Youngster Epherema patter paper and layer with pop dots. 

Add smaller Youngster Elements to hold the waterfall pages closed. 

Page 7 and 8 

Page 9 and 10

Place tags or ATC cards inside of pocket. 

Page 11 and 12

Page 13

Decorate back cover with Youngster Epherema Card 

Add tags.

I hope you are inspired to create a fabulous Little Cool Dude Mini Album! Enjoy Pam

Supplies: Products linked in list for your convivence.
Authentique Youngster Collection
5″ x 6″ Mini Album with Clasp
Flower Die
Scallop Border Punch
Enamel Dots
Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive
Blue Ribbon and Tan Twine


DISCLAIMERS

This blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements.

I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with each manufacturer, provider, or party in question.This blog contains affiliate links, clicking and shopping through these links helps to support and run Pam Bray Designs – Scrapbook Flair Blog at no additional cost to you. Today’s features are Authentique Products.

Homemade Recipe Book With Authentique

Hello Authentique Fans! Pam here today sharing my Homemade Recipe Book! There are so many special occasions right around the corner and for us it is a wedding! What better way to celebrate but by creating a special gift. I create a recipe album  to give to my new daughter-in-law to welcome her to the family.

Chipboard Book Pattern 
I included a pattern for you to re-create your very own album or albums with. There are 3 chipboard pages with tabs on right side and 2 holes on the left side. The pages each measure 10″ from the left to right including the tabs and is 6″ wide.


Cover the cover with Authentique Ingredients pattern paper and border strips. Add paper doily to front.

Add sticker to top of pattern paper; fussy cut around image and add to front with pop dots.
Adhere small metal knife to top of sticker. Fussy cut Ingredients Epherema image from paper. Adhere to front of cover. Repeat with second image; add to top with pop dots.

Add small metal fork and spoon to front cover. Adhere flowers and twine bow to top of cover.

Page 1

Cover Page 1 with Authentique Ingredients pattern paper and border strips.

Trim and fold 3 recipe cards; add to front of pattern paper mats. Adhere to top of page 2.

Add small metal clips to hold recipe closed. Add stickers to each of the folded recipe cards. Add pattern paper stamps to bottom of Page 2 with pop dots.

Page 2
Cover page 2 with pattern paper and border strips. 

Create pocket to measure 3 1/2″ x 7″. Add pop dots to the sides and bottom; add to page front to form pocket. Adhere border strips, Epherema pieces and Stickers from the collection. 

Cut 6 Recipe Cards from the Ingredients pattern paper; punch small hole. Add ring to hold together.

Add prepared recipe ring to pocket on page.

Scallop punch Epherema image from Ingredients pattern paper; add to top of pocket with pop dots. Add “Delicious” sticker to tab.

Page 3
Cover Page 3 with pattern paper and border strips. 
Create book to measure by cutting six pieces of 5″ x & 7 1/2″ using Authentique Ingredients pattern paper. Staple six cut pages together on the right side with stapler to create book.  Cut one 2″ x 5″ piece of pattern paper; fold in half. Add to staple book to form bind. Add border strips and gemstones to book. 

Decorate front of book with doily, border strips, metal spoon, tag along with stickers and ribbon.

Fussy cut “Divine” Epherema Card from pattern paper. Add to tab with pop dots.

Add 4″ x 6″ Recipe Cards to each page. Hold open with clip.

Page 4
Cover Page 4 with pattern paper and border strips. 

Create pocket measuring 4 1/2″ x 6 1/2″. Add Epherma card from pattern paper to top. Add to prepared piece to page by adding pop dots on the top, bottom and right side to form pocket. 

Die cut 6 Recipe Cards from pattern paper using die. Adhere to die cut Recipe Cards to front and back of 3 Kraft tags. Decorate each tag with border strips and stickers. Tie together with ribbon to form tag book.

Place tag book into pocket. Add small metal fork and knife to top of pocket along with a fussy cut rolling pin from Epherema Card that is placed on with pop dots.

I hope you are inspired to re-create a few chipboard albums throughout the year with Authentique fabulous collections. Enjoy pam

Supplies:
Authentique Ingredients Collection
Graphic 45 Tag Die
Graphic 45 Kraft Tags
Chipboard Slide Album
Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive
Ribbon
Metal Spoon, Fork, Knife, Clips and Rings
Gemstones
Stapler
Pop Dots

(Disclaimer Notice: I’ve received products/compensation as part of the Authentique Design Team. This project however, is 100% my own project! Some of the links in this post are affiliate links. I explain more here.)

Boo to You Passport Album with Eileen Inspiration Team


Happy Tuesday!!! 

It is “Fall-oween” with Eileen’s Inspiration Team this month. 

Needless to say…one of my favorite creative holidays is Halloween! 

I am sure you will be delighted to see how Eileen Hulls Inspiration Team has combined her dies to create some fun and fabulous projects!!

I created a “Boo To You” Passport Album using Eileen’s Passport Albums Die, Bookplate and Hinges Die and Flowers & Leaves Journaling Card Die to create my album with. 
Begin by cutting the Passport Album using Sizzix Little Sizzles Matboard. 
Ink edges with Clearsnap Colorbox Ebony Ink.
Adhere pattern paper to covers and bind.  
Adhere covers to binding to create Passport Album.

Fussy cut Epherema image from pattern paper. 
Add to front of cover with pop dots. 

Die cut flowers from the Flowers and Leaves Journaling Card Die
Form flowers and ink edges with Clearsnap Colorbox Ebony Ink. 
Adhere flower parts together. 
Add to front of Passport Album. 

Fussy cut “Boo” from Epherema Card.
Add brad. 
Add to front of Passport Album. 

Decorate inside of Covers with pattern paper, Epherema Cards and die cuts using the Bookplate and Hinges Die,

Page 1 

Page 2 and 3 

Die cut labels using the Bookplate and Hinges Die.

Page 3 with hidden circle dies. 

Page 4 and a Composition Book 

Page 4

Composition Book Cover – Front

Composition Back Cover and Page 5

Page 6 and 7

Page 8 and Inside of Back Cover

Page 8 

Form pocket on Back Cover

Die cut 6 tags from the Bookplate and Hinges Die
join together at corner to form tag book. 

Place tag album inside of pocket. 

Inside Front Cover Flap Book

Details of Inside of Boo To You Passport Album

I hope you are inspired to create a few Passport Albums this holiday season!  

Enjoy Pam 



Supplies:
660331 Sizzix/Eileen Hull Passport Album Die
662811 Sizzix/Eileen Hull Bookplate and Hinges Die
662356 Sizzix/Eileen Hull Flowers and Leaves Journaling Card Die
Authentique Nightfall Collection
Flat Black Elastic 
Clearsnap Colorbox Ebony Ink
May Arts Green and Orange Silk Ribbon
May Arts Tan Twine
Small Composition Book
Black and Clear Gemstones
Pop Dots
Brads

(Disclaimer Notice: I’ve received products/compensation as part of the Eileen Hull Inspiration Team. This project however, is 100% my own project! Some of the links in this post are affiliate links. I explain more here.)

Nature Mixed Media Wrapped Journal with Eileen Hull Inspiration Team

Disclaimer Notice: I’ve received products/compensation as part of the Eileen Hull Inspiration  Design Team. This project however, is 100% my own project! Some of the links in this post are affiliate links. I explain more here.

Good Morning my fabulous friends! 
Are you enjoying the wonderful and creative projects that Eileen Hull design team has shared so far using her Book Club 2 Collection from Sizzix!!! 
They will be available soon in your local Scrapbook Store, at the Sizzix Store or in Eileen Etsy Shop!!!
Today I created a Nature Mixed Media Wrapped Journal using Alcohol Inks. 

Begin by cutting several pieces of the Surefire Aluminum Tape.
Remove adhesive backing and add to Wrapped Journal that has been cut out from mat board. 
Ink using Ranger’s Alcohol Inks; dry. 

To create inside pages…
Cut the sewing strings from on Mini Composition book. 
Separate into 4 equal piles. 

Cut  15 pages from copy paper to measure 4 1/2″ x 6 1/8″. 
Fold in half. 

Stamp your Grunge images to top of created copy paper pages. 
Ink Grunge flowers with Colorbox Blends

Repeat until you have 4 sets of stamped and inked sets. 
Layer pages together inside a pattern paper cover and staple at the bind to create Signature Pages.  
Color elastic with Colorbox Blends; dry. 
Tie prepared signature page inside Wrapped Journal .
Adhere large metal knob over the elastic ties. 

Die cut Gadget Gears our with covered pattern paper chipboard. 
Mat to pattern paper; ink edges with Nutmeg Colorbox Blend. 
Adhere to top of Wrapped Journal .

Apply alcohol ink to top of large metal dragon fly; dry. 
Adhere to top of Wrapped Journal .

Add small chipboard “Butterfly” piece to top of Wrapped Journal ,
Fussy cut and layer two butterflies from pattern paper; adhere to journal. 
Add small metal clip to help keep journal closed. 
Die cut flowers and leaf from the Flower and Leaves Journaling Die; color with Colorbox Blends.
Layer together; add to top of Wrapped Journal .
Add small metal nail head and black gemstone to center of prepared flowers. 
Adhere a piece of ribbon under the front of gear on front of Wrapped Journal  and a piece under back of same gear. 
Tie to close Wrapped Journal .
Decorate inside cover lid with prepared gear and small Epherema Card. 

Make sure to head over to Eileen Blog HERE to see this weeks inspiration using the new Book Club 2 Dies! Pam

Supplies:
#662811 Sizzix/Eileen Hull Flower and Leaves Journaling Die 
#662816 Sizzix/Eileen Hull Wrapped Journal 
#66193 Sizzix Gadget Gears
#660331 Passport Book
Basket Weave Embossing Folder
Sizzix Little Sizzles Mat Board
Graphic 45 Nature Sketchbook Collection
Blank Page Muse Grunge Stamp Set
Clearsnap Colorbox Blends: Stop; Leaf, Golden, Nutmeg, Beach

Ranger Alcohol Ink: Honeycomb, Poppyfield, Mermaid, Teakwood
Ranger Black Archival Ink
Surefire Aluminum Tape
Metal Dragonfly, Paper Clip, Nail Heads, Knob
Mini Composition Book
White Card Stock
Pop Dots
Xyron Mega Runner
MayArts Golden Ribbon and Tan Twine


Disclaimer Notice: I’ve received products/compensation as part of the Eileen Hull Inspiration  Design Team. This project however, is 100% my own project! Some of the links in this post are affiliate links. I explain more here.