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I'm Lesley and I've been a crafter all my life. I discovered paper crafting about 30 years ago and this is now my great passion.

Thursday 18 February 2021

Mini album in a box

 Hello, it's been a little while since I posted as I've been soo busy creating that I forgot to let you know about my makes! 

Here's a little mini album I made based on a tutorial by Maria Manioti. I used a mixture of physical stash and digi papers from an old CWC usb. I love the flexibility of using digi papers - it cuts down on storage, the ability to resize images, less waste as I only print what i need and the ability to print all one sheet, if that's the one design I want to use all over. 

The eagle-eyed will notice that I just had to add some beautiful Heartfelt Creations dies to create tuck spots/pockets inside the covers too. Each page has a pull out for more photos and I cut these down a fraction so I could use all the left-over paper scraps I had. 

This came together really easily. I inked all aroung the edges of the papers with Spun sugar distress ink too. I love the way the kaleidoscope of butterflies cascades across the page. Let me know if you love these papers and this design as much as I do. 

Lift off Book mark card with SU Bee Mine - published rather late!! OOPs!!

  This project is a delightful card and small gift in one that I made in February but never published! How did that happen?!!  It makes a th...