Daughters


LeNae Gerig

Daughters
By LeNae Gerig


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Designer Tip:

Supplies:

Instructions:

  1. For the left page: Trace the 11 1/2" Scalloped Frame onto 6" Gypsy Jewel striped blue/violet ombre paper, extending off the left edge of the paper. Mat the scalloped edge with black cardstock, leaving a 1/8" border. Glue flush with the left edge of the Gypsy Jewel purple ombre paper. Mat the long edges of 1"x12" s Gypsy Jewel striped ombre paper with black cardstock and glue to the Gypsy Jewel purple paper, 3/4" from the right edge. For the right page: Mat the long edges of 1 3/8"x12" and 1"x12" Gypsy Jewel striped ombre paper with black cardstock, leaving 1/8" borders. Glue 3/8" from the right edge of Gypsy Jewel purple ombre paper and the next strip 2 1/4" from the edge. For both pages: Place Purple Jewel Border Dazzles down each striped border.
  2. Photos for the left page: Mat 4"x6" photo with blue and 2"x3" with purple cardstock, leaving 1/8" borders. Mat both with black cardstock, leaving 1/8" borders. Glue the large photo 3 1/2" from the left edge and 3" from the top of the page. Glue the small photo to overlap the large photo's right corner. For the right page: Mat 6"x4" and 2"x3" photos the same as left page. Glue the large photo 4 1/4" x 5" from the right edge and 5" from the page top. Glue the small photo overlapping the large photo's left corner. For both pages: Place Purple Jewel Border Dazzles along the bottom of each photo.
  3. Journaling for both pages: Write or print on blue cardstock and trace with the Scalloped Oval template from the Design Tool Kit. Ink edges and mat with black cardstock, leaving a 1/8" border. Glue to the pages as shown and place medium black Jewel Dazzles on the ends of the shapes.
  4. Tole Flowers for the left page: Punch out the group of 3 flowers and layer the Tole flowers with foam tape. Glue to the top left corner of the large photo. Foam tape "extra art" flowers among the flower group. Layer and foam tape 2 leaves under the layered purple flower and glue to the striped border as shown. For the right page: Layer and foam tape remaining flowers to the striped borders. For both pages: Place Black Jewel Dazzles in the flower centers.