Friend Travel Journal

Happy Tuesday Morning!!!
I know lots of friends that would love a personal journal…
Eileen Hull’s has a fabulous Journal Die from Sizzix that is perfect. 
What is also fabulous is that you can buy premade signature notebooks to place inside of them once they are decorated. 
Now is the time to create some for graduates, celebrating holidays or upcoming occasions! 
I created my using my Wild Whisper Sensation Collection!
If you love mixed media well this paper is perfect since it is all ready done for you. 
Cover two pieces of mat board with Sensations Flower Designer Paper and die cut using Sizzix Travel Journal Die.

Decorate with Epherema from the Sensations Cut A Part sheet from the collection. 
Die cut “Friends” from pattern paper using  Floral Arch and Word Thinlit Die; adhere  to front of travel journal.

Stamp dragonfly from the Sensations May Your Day Be Happy Sensations Stamp Set with black ink.
Color images in and fussy cut them out.
Add Glossy Accent; allow to dry completely.  
Adhere to front of prepared journal. 
Add Sensations Flair to corner of prepared journal.

Cover latch with Sensations pattern paper; add button to top of closure. 
Adhere brown spattered digital paper to inside of prepared journal. 
Add two pieces of elastic to bind to hold Journal Signatures inside. 
Tie May Arts Lime Green Ribbon around Bind; tie bow.
Cover and decorate signature journal notebooks with Sensations Designer Paper. 

Add to inside of journal using elastic. 

Fussy cut daisy images from Sensations Designer Papers; adhere to prepared journal notebooks. 

I hope you enjoyed seeing a snippet of my Sensations Collections. 
The Collection incudes either 6 sheets or 12 sheet packs of designer paper, stamp set, flair and Bronze Anther Embossing Powder that is available in store. 

Sensations Collection 
 The Funkie Junkie Store – US Store – product listed in links
Emerald Creek Craft Supplies Store – Canada


Supplies:
Wild Whisper/Pam Bray Designs Sensations Collection
Wild Whisper/Pam Bray Designs Sensations Flair
Wild Whisper/Pam Bray Designs Sensation May Your Day Be Happy Stamp
Sizzix/Eileen Hull Travel Journal Die
Sizzix/Floral Arch and Word Thinlit Die
Emerald Creek Craft Supplies/ Pam Bray Designs Digital Brown Spattered Paper (Coming Soon contact store)
Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive
May Arts Lime Green Netting
Two Journal Signature Notebooks
Black Round Elastic
Ranger Glossy Accent
Ranger Jet Black Ink
Button

Sun Kissed By A Mermaid Wall Hanger with Southern Ridge Trading Company

Let’s create a fun Sun Kissed By A Mermaid Wall Hanger using some of the fabulous Mermaid chipboard pieces from Southern Ridge Trading Company!!! 
It won’t be long and we will be all be able to be kissed by the warm summer sun. 

Begin by covering a round piece of chipboard with pattern paper using Xyron Creative Station Lite with Permanent Adhesive
 Paint Southern Trading Company Foilage Oval Frame with white paint. 
Dry and trim frame part off of leafy part of chipboard. 
Adhere to prepared circle. 

Apply embossing ink and Spearmint Rock Candy Embossing Powder to top of prepared Foilage Oval Frame.
 Repeat with Lemon Drop Rock Candy Embossing Powder.

Paint chipboard pieces from Southern Trading Company Mermaid Mix
Dry.

Apply Rock Candy Embossing Powder to top of prepared Mermaid Mix chipboard pieces. 

Adhere fussy cut images to top prepared circle.
 Adhere embossed Mermaid chipboard word to top of prepared circle. 

 Adhere fussy cut flowers and turtles to top of prepared circle. 

Add embossed chipboard seahorse. 

Adhere embossed Seaweed and fussy cut pieces to circle. 

Adhere embossed Mermaid chipboard circle along with fussy cut images. 

Adhere half to back of prepared circle to complete the Sunkissed By A Mermaid Wall Hanger. 

Adhere the other half to the bottom.
 Hang and enjoy.
 Pam

Supplies:
Southern Trading Company Mermaid Mix
Southern Trading Company Foilage Oval Frame
Southern Trading Company Mini Mina Frame
Graphic 45 Sun Kissed Collection
Emerald Creek Craft Supplies Rock Candy: Blue Mojito, Butterscotch, Lemon Drop, Spearmint 
Embossing Ink
Round Chipboard Circle
White Paint
Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
Xyron Creative Station Lite with Permanent Adhesive

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. Today’s features are Southern Ridge Trading Company Products.

Last Minute Halloween Treat Boxes with Xyron

Halloween is tomorrow!!!
Never fear if you are still wanting to create a few special treat boxes for your extra special trick or treaters, class party or just in general for family, friends, co workers etc. 

I created a few for my grandkids to mail out to them in a matter of a few minutes using premade pillow treat boxes. 

Begin by cutting 2 pieces of Halloween pattern paper; run through the Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive.

Lay pillow treat box on top of adhesive side; press down. 
Trim edges off at opening. 

Repeat on opposite side. 
Ink edges with black ink. 

Add favorite candies inside of prepared pillow box. 
Shape pillow box. 

Cut belly band and borders to go around pillow treat box. 
Adhere to prepared pillow treat box. 

Punch different sizes of circles from Halloween paper; run circles through Xyron Disposable 3″ Sticker Maker.

Wrap ribbon around prepared pillow treat box; tie bow. 
Layer adhesive layered circles together; add over ribbon bow using pop dots. 

I hope you are inspired to create fun pillow treat boxes through the year using Xyron products.
 Enjoy Pam

Supplies: (linked for your convivence)

Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive
Xyron Disposable 3″ Sticker Maker
Premade Pillow Boxes
Scrap Halloween Paper
May Arts Ribbon
Black Ink
Pop Dots

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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 Xyron Products. 

The Pharmacist Pencil and Book Mark Treat Holder

Happy Tuesday before Halloween…this week I am sharing a few easy projects to create for some of your favorite Trick or Treaters!!! 
Who wouldn’t love to receive a Lost Zombie Pencil/Book Mark Tag for a special treat! 

Die cut mixed media die from pattern paper
Die cut tags using mat board and pattern paper.
Run pattern paper tags through Xyron Creative Station or use your favorite adhesive. 
Adhere pattern paper tags to mat board tag. 
Die cut Twisted Edge from pattern paper. 
Adhere behind tag. 

Ink pattern paper with distress ink. 
Die cut using Gothic Gate die.
Adhere gothic gate to bottom of tag front. 
Die cut Lost Zombie from mat board and different pieces of pattern paper.
Ink pattern paper zombie with distress ink. 
Wrap twine around metal of pencil. Add pencil to side of prepared tag.
 Add small skull to top of eraser with stick pin. 
Adhere inked zombie and clothes to mat board zombie. 
Add to top of prepared tag with pop dots. 
Adhere word sentiment from pattern paper behind label mat board. 
Die cut pattern paper from tag die; adhere to top of mat board label.
 Add brads place to top of prepared tag. 
Fussy cut two bugs from pattern paper; adhere together with pop dots. 
Adhere to front of tag. 

Add ribbon ties to top of prepared tag.

Wrap small jar with twine, add metal skull bones to front. 
Wrap twine around top of prepared jar. 
Attach to ribbon with metal clip. 
I hope I have inspired you today to grab some of your favorite Sizzix dies and create a few fun pencil/book markers for your favorite peeps. 
Thanks for stopping today. Hugs Pam
Supplies:
Sizzix Lost Zombie
Sizzix Twisted Edge
Sizzix Gothic Gate
Sizzix XL Tag
Mat Board
Tim Holtz Regions Beyond Paper Stash Pad
Distress Ink: Seedless Preserves and Shabby Shutter
Blending Tool
Orange and Brown Seam Binding
Brown Twine
Metal Cross Bone
Metal Clip
Small Jar
Small Plastic Skull
Pencil
Xyron Creative Station
Pop Dots

Autumn Fun Wall Hanging with Xyron

FALL is in the air….

Shorter days are on the horizon 

SCHOOL IS BACK IN SESSION!!!
Fall leaves will be falling and blowing in the world 
AUTUMN FUN…
it will begin… raking leaves hot cocoa, picking pumpkins and gourds, ETC!
OH MY!
What a wonderful way to celebrate but by creating a few home décor’ pieces!
Begin by cutting a piece of 5″ x 7″ Gracious  pattern paper; Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive.
Cover the 5″ x 7″ chipboard piece from the Foundation Décor Wood Craft Pumpkin Kit

Adhere border strip and Ephemera Card to prepared chipboard with Xyron Tape Runner with Permanent Adhesive
Add pop dots to top of matted Ephemera Card. 
Add second Ephemera Card to top. 

Add small elements from Authentique Gracious Collection to top of prepared chipboard with pop dots. 

Adhere prepared Epherema Card to top of prepared chipboard using Xyron Tape Runner with Permanent Adhesive.
.

Run small piece of pattern paper through Xyron Disposable 3″ Sticker Maker.

Adhere pattern paper to stem and leave of pumpkin.  

Adhere pumpkin to top of prepared chipboard. 
Add small element to top of pumpkin with pop dots. 

Add wire brown jute hanger to top of chipboard to create hanger; twist ends. 
Adhere small twisted jute to pumpkin. 

Enjoy your days creating Fall projects with Xyron!
Pam

Supplies: (products link in list for your convivence)
Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive
Xyron Disposable 3″ Sticker Maker
Xyron Tape Runner with Permanent Adhesive

Authentique Gracious Collection
Foundation Décor Wood Craft Pumpkin Kit
Pop Dots
Wire Brown Jute 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 Xyron Products. 

A Girl with Flair Watercolor Mixed Media Layout with Tutorial

Hello everyone!!! I am sharing A Girl with Flair Layout using “MY” new Wild Whisper Pam Bray Designs: A Girl with Flair Watercolor 12″ x 12″ Paper Pad
It is so beautiful …. 
If I have to say so myself and is perfect to use with “my girls” photo!
 She is full of “FLAIR” and has a bit of a whisper to her!
So it is a perfect collection!

It is my go to tool for large pieces of chipboard to apply adhesive to.

Adhere a piece of the Wild Whisper Watercolor 12″ x 12″ Paper to top of prepared chipboard. 
Trim and sand edges with sanding block


Apply adhesive to Wild Whisper Watercolor  two pieces of 9″ pattern paper; tear edge of one piece. 


Adhere together.

Tear edges of pattern paper. 

Adhere to top of prepared chipboard. 
Trim and sand edges.

Run prepared embossed chipboard back through Xyron Creative Station

Adhere doilies and circles punched from Wild Whisper Watercolor 12″ x 12″ Paper.

Adhere prepared chipboard to prepared paper. 
Adhere circle on top. 

Adhere to prepared layout

Add labels from Wild Whisper Watercolor Paper; mat on pattern paper. 
Add to top of prepared layout with pop dots. 

Fussy cut prepared stamped flowers; layer 2 flowers together; add Butterscotch Rock Candy Embossing Powder to centers. Heat with embossing gun. 

Adhere prepared leaves around flowers. 

I hope you enjoyed seeing my tutorial and newest products from Wild Whisper, Blank Page Muse 
Enjoy Pam

Supplies:
Wild Whisper Pam Bray Designs: A Girl with Flair Watercolor 12″ x 12″ Paper Pad
Blank Page Muse Scribble and Scratch Mixed Media Stamp Set 2
Emerald Creek Craft Supplies Butterscotch Rock Candy Embossing Powder (contact Emerald Creek Craft Supplies – coming soon)
Sizzix Adorned Die
Paper Doilies
Circle Punches or Dies
8″ Round Chipboard Circle
Southern Ridge Trading Company Heart O Graph Chipboard 
Pop Dots
Xacto Knife
Sanding Block
Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive

USA Home Decor Etcetera Frame – Authentique Blog Hop

Hello Authentique friends! 
I love summertime! 
I am always looking for opportunities to create new Americana projects to add to my home and give as gifts. 
Creating with Authentique’ s Liberty Collection gives us a fabulous avenue to show off the red, white and blue! The Etcetera Frame is a perfect avenue to create a wonder USA Frame for the home.

To begin your USA Home Décor Etcetera Frame; apply Authentique Liberty pattern paper using your favorite adhesive.

Add prepared pattern paper to Etcetera frame; trim paper away using Xacto Knife. 
Sand edges. 

Adhere pieces of Etcetera together to form frame. 

Die cut USA from pattern paper or use chipboard letters; adhere to frame. 
Die cut rosettes and form; adhere to frame along with stickers and metal stars. 

Fussy cut images from Authentique Liberty Epherema paper; adhere to front of frame. 

Add a few stickers to from along with a metal arrow. 

Adhere small Authentique Liberty  Epherema Card to front of frame. 
Fussy cut second Epherema Card; add to top of first with pop dots. 
Add “Proud to be an American” sticker to top of card. 
Add a few more decorated rosettes to frame. 

.Fussy cut majorette image from Ephemera Card; adhere to front of frame with pop dots. 

Finish your USA Home Décor Etcetera Frame with a few more stickers, rosettes, stars, etc. 
Make sure to head over to the Authentique Blog to check out the Authentique Design Team post for more Fourth of July projects.

Daniela
Kathy

We would love for you to follow our creative adventure. 
Here are my links:

Supplies:
Authentique Liberty Collection
Stampers Anonymous Etcetera Medium
Sizzix Rosette Die
Metal Stars
3 Sizes of Star Punches
2 Sizes of Small Circle Punches
Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive
Tan and Red Twine
ABC Die Cuts


****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. 

Easter Bunny Candy Planter with Authentique Desgin Team Blog Hop

Happy Easter! I am sharing my “Some Bunny Loves You Easter Planter” using Authentique beautiful Abundant Collection!

Cover the front and back of a  7″ x 9 /3″ Wooden Rabbit with Authentique Abundant pattern paper.

Die Cut Sizzix Treasure Box; form and glue to back of prepared rabbit.
Decorate sided with pattern paper and border trims.

Create 5″ x 5″ insert; score at 1/2 and 2 1/2″ on two sides; Punch six 1″ holes in to op of prepared piece. Adhere to inside of box.

Adhere twine around box edges.

along with twine bows. 

Tie white tulle ribbon around neck.

Adhere doily to front of rabbit. Die cut small ovals and decorate with pattern paper. Add to front of rabbit. Add “Some Bunny Loves You” Epherema Element to oval die cut.

Create flower and leaves from pattern paper. Add to front of prepared rabbit. 

Cover small chipboard tag with pattern paper, borders and fussy cut eggs. Add to tulle ribbon.

Adhere part of a doily and more prepared flowers and leaves to the rabbits ear.


Add candy carrots to inserts. 

Decorate back of box with Easter Epherema from the Authentique Element sheet along tithe more of the prepared flowers and leaves.

Creating planters filled with candy is a fun way to celebrate not just Easter but other holidays throughout the year.

Add a small box to fit behind it, trim with twine and fill with yummy goodies, gifts or other treats. Remember to decorate your planter with Authentique matching Detail and Element Sheets.

Find a fun wood or chipboard element at your local craft store, dollar store, etc. and cover it with your favorite Authentique Collection. Happy Easter! Pam

Supplies:
7″ x 9 1/2″ Wooden Rabbit
Sizzix Treasure Box and Flower Die
Doily Die
Small Chipboard Tag
Copper Nail Heads Gemstones
Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive
Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
White Tulle
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.

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.

All Things Grow With Love Easter 11" Chipboard Wreath with Authentique

Hi all! Are you getting your Spring and Easter Decorations ready. Well today I will be sharing with you how to create an “All Things Grow with Love Easter Chipboard Wreath!

Adhere Abundant pattern paper to top of 11″ Chipboard Wreath. Trim and sand around inside and outside edges. Adhere a piece of the Abundant pattern paper to the back of the Chipboard Wreath, Trim and sand around outside edges.

Add pieces from Authentique Abundant Element Sheet to prepared wreath using pop dots.

Die cut or create eggs using chipboard; cover and decorate with Authentique Abundant pattern paper.  Add to front of prepared wreath.

Fussy cut two of the Birds in Egg Epherema image from Epherema Cards; layer together with pop dots. Add to front of prepared chipboard.

Fussy cut second images and add to wreath with pop dots.

Add sentiments from Authentique Element Sheet to eggs.

Fussy cut two of the small decorated eggs from the Abundant Elements Sheet; layer together with pop dots. Add to prepared wreath.

Add small border strips from the Abundant Elements Sheet to wreath.

Punch flowers using 1″ Daisy Punch; layer together. Add gemstones to center and tip of petals of flowers.

Add twine bows to sides of banner on wreath.

Prepared flowers.


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

Supplies: Products linked in list for your convenience)
Authentique Abundant Paper Collection
Authentique Abundant Elements Sheets
Sizzix Egg Die (5 5/8″ x 3 3/4″ Egg Shape)
11″ Chipboard  Circle with 9″ opening
1″ Daisy Punch
Clear Gemstones
Tan Twine
Xyron Creative Station with Permanent Adhesive
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 Authentique Products.