"Graphic 45 2019 Brand Ambassador Audition"

I am so excited to share a my love for Graphic 45!
SO…
I am trying out for the Graphic 45 2019 – 2020 Brand Ambassador Design Team!!!
I love how easy it is to create Easy, Intermediate or Difficult projects using Graphic 45!
Graphic 45 papers and products always fits into my creative spirit!
Today I am sharing what I consider Intermediate and with the love of fussy cutting details.


Begin by applying Crackle Paste over stencil to canvas using palette knife. Dry.
Mix paints to achieve color hues to match pattern paper. 
Paint washed layers of paint to canvas; drying between each layer.


Stamp background images onto prepared canvas with paints; dry


Adhere chipboard frame and Epherema card to top of canvas. 

Fussy cut images from pattern paper

Add fussy cut images with pop dots


Adhere metal gears to top of canvas.

Tie twine bow to hot air balloon. 
Add twine string to bow

Twist and turn twine around gears and attach to Epherema Card


Add bow and flowers to canvas.

I love how perfect the collection is to anyone’s creative imagination! 
I hope you are inspired to create a mixed media canvas Graphic 45 Imagine pattern papers!
Enjoy! Pam

Supplies:
Graphic 45 Imagine 12 x 12 Pattern Paper
Graphic 45 Imagine Epherema Cards
Blank Page Muse Stamps: Grunge Stamps and Art Journaling Mixed Media Art Stamps 1
Deco Art Acrylic Paint: Carbon Black, Titanium White, Pale Gold, Cobalt Teal Hue, Primary Yellow, Primary Magenta, Cerulean Blue,
Deco Art Crackle Paste
May Arts Ribbon and Twine
Flowers
Stencil
Chipboard Frame
Palette Knife
8 x 10 Canvas
Paint Brush

Imagine with Diamond Press

“Imagine” making flowers….
BEAUTIFUL FLOWERS….
With Diamond Press and Graphic 45 Imagine Collection!
Here are a few samples I created using Diamond Press 15 Piece 3D Flower Die Set!!!

The BEST PART… the it is still available on HSN!!!

Click on 
and it will take you to the product!!!
Get the Diamond Press 15 Piece 3D Flower Die Bundle while it is still available!
Enjoy! Pam
Supplies:
Graphic 45 Imagine Collection
5″ x 6 1/2″ Card Base
Frame
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Create Your Own Dream Card with Page Maps – Jan 2019 Sketch

“Create You Own Dreams” my fabulous fans….
Have you started setting goals, plans, etc. for 2019!!
What better way start your 2019 Creative Journey but to head over to PageMaps and check out all the fabulous Card Sketches!
They will definitely get your creative mojo going and your creative calendar filled up!!!

CardMaps January 2019 Sketch…
find your very own PDF to print 

I created my “Create Your Own Dreams” card by adhering layers of Graphic 45 Imagine Paper Collection to the top of my 5″ x 6 1/2″ card base. 
Added a beautiful Epherema Card from the collection. 
Layered a fussy cut hot air balloon to the top with pop dots. 

Add scallop border strips round each layer. 
Fussy cut a few butterflies from the pattern paper to add to my card. 


Finished with a sentiment Epherema Card on pop dots. 
Enjoy. 
Pam 

Supplies:
Pop Dots
5″ x 6 1/2″ Card Base
DISCLAIMER
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..

Dream Card with Hidden Tag with Graphic 45

Create Your Own Dream…what a beautiful saying! We should all have dreams and goals even if they are short ones for us to achieve! Think about your dreams…next think of the steps that you will need to take to reach them. I was always taught the sky is the limit so reach for it!

Adhere pattern paper and Epherema card to front of card base

Add Epherema Card to front of card base with pop dots; making sure to place them only on the edge of Epherema Card so the tag will fit under. Add second fussy cut tag to top with pop dots. 

Decorate top of Epherema Card with fussy cut butterflies. 

Die cut and make flowers; adhere to top of card with bow.  Add flower to top of sentiment.

Create tag by covering with pattern paper. Die cut doily adhere to top. Die cut Epherema Card image and insert in center of doily


Add sentiment to tag.

Add fussy cut flowers to front of tag along with ribbon.

Supplies:
Graphic 45 Imagine 12 x 12 Collection

Graphic 45 Imagine Epherema Cards

Graphic 45 Regular Tag Album

Graphic 45 Large Tag, ATC & Floral Die

Graphic 45 Square Tag & Clock

Ribbon

Clear Gemstones

Pop Dots

Xyron Tape Runner

6” x 8” Kraft Card Base

Build Castles in the Air….

Build Castles in the Air! What a super way to create a home décor piece with using two of Graphic 45 Epherema Cards from the Imagine Collection.  Place one in a white washed 5″ x 7″ frame using Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive.  Fussy cut the second and place the image on top with pop dots.

Die cut Diamond Press Flower Dies using the Diamond Press. Shape flowers with a soft mat, stylus and tweezers. Adhere to top of frame with chipboard filigrees and paper leaves.

Add twine bow.

I hope you are inspired to check out all of Diamond Press products over on HSN. Remember…once the dies are sold out that is it but the Diamond Press Die Cutting Tool will be available in different colors. Check HSN … HERE! 

Supplies:
Diamond Press Die Cutting Machine
Diamond Press Flower Die
Xyron Creative Station Lite with Permanent Adhesive
Graphic 45 Imagine Collection
DCWV Simply Joy 12 x 12 Paper Pad
Tim Holtz Frame
DecoArt Metallic Lustre
MayArts Tan Twine
Pop Dots

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

Friends Card with Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts

Good morning if you are looking for my LOVE Card using Eileen’s Inspiration Team with Clearsnap using Color Box Blends please go HERE!!!

Today is my last post as Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts July Guest Designer!!! I just love all our Gypsy Soul Laser Craft fans and how we inspire each other using the marvelous chippies from Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts!!! I created a “Friends” Card to celebrate our love of chippies!!!

Begin by first adhering pattern paper to the top of card base. Add two scallop border punches along with a border strip from Graphic 45 Imagine Collection.

Emboss one of the Steampunk Fan Blades (contact store); “Fiends” word from the  Word and Phrases and one of the corners from the Art Deco Corner,using Emerald Creek Supplies Ancient Amber Baked Texture Embossing Powder. 

 Add embossed pieces to card front.

Fussy cut a hot air balloons from pattern paper; add to top of card with pop dots.

Add Epherema Card and fussy cut butterflies from the pattern paper to the top of card with pop dots.

Create bow from ribbon and twine; add to front of card with small flowers and fussy cut butterflies.

I hope you are inspired to create a few “Friends” Cards using Gypsy Soul Laser Crafts chippies on your card. Make sure to visit the Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts Store to find other fabulous and unique pieces. Pam

Supplies:
Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts: Steampunk Fan Blades (Contact Store)
Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts: Word and Phrases
Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts: Art Deco Corner
Graphic 45 Imagine Collection
Emerald Creek Supplies Ancient Amber Baked Texture
Embossing Ink
MayArts Ribbon and Twine
Scallop Border Punch
Small Flowers
Xyron Mega Runner
Pop Dots
5″ x 6 1/2″ Card Base

Disclaimer Notice: I’ve received products/compensation from Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts for a Guest Design Spot. This project however, is 100% my own project! Some of the links in this post are affiliate links. I explain more here.

Adventure Begins…..with Graphic 45 Imagine Collection

Are you always traveling a road of endless adventure?
It seems like I am…
Between family, travel, creating and everyday life it seems like the adventure is always taking a twist or turn here or there. 

Today I am celebrating life’s adventure with a fun card using Graphic 45 Imagine Collection. 
Begin by adhering pattern paper to the top of blue card stock and adding to the front of a 5″ x 6 1/2″ card front. 
Die cut Clock pieces from the Square Tag & Clock Die; adhere to top of cards. 
Fussy cut Sentiment from border strip paper; add to front of card with pop dots. 
Add a few extra fussy cut flowers to the top of card. 

Fussy cut small butterflies from the pattern paper; layer together with pop dots. 
Add Glossy Accent to center to give dimension. 

 Add Epherema Card to top of  card; fussy cut second image and place on card with pop dots. 

Add small Metal Clock Key to front of card. 

Add bow and fussy cut butterfly to finish card. 

I hope you are inspired to enjoy life’s adventures…start a new beginning each day and celebrate making cards with Graphic 45. Pam

Supplies:
Graphic 45 Imagine Collection
Graphic 45 Metal Clock Key 
Graphic 45 Square Tag & Clock Die
MayArts Ribbon
Xyron Mega Runner
Pop Dots
Blue Card Stock
5″ x 6 1/2″ Card Base
Glossy Accent