Together We Make A Family Page

LeNae Gerig

Together We Make A Family Page
By LeNae Gerig

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Designer’s Tip: Embellish the right side of the photo with a cluster of flowers, ribbon and Family Ties Scrapbooking Dazzles™ swirls.



  1. Place the Family Ties house border paper with the border at the bottom. Tear and ink long edges on ivory paper to 12’x5¾” and glue across the page, ½” from the top. Cut a “V” shape in one end of 2½”x8” Family Ties brown paper and glue even with the top of the page, 1” from the right edge.
  2. Mat 6x4” photo with ivory cardstock and ink edges. Mat with torn Family Ties red paper, leaving ¼”-3/8” borders and ink edges. Die cut 1¼” circle from Family Ties brown paper and mat with 1 5/8” scalloped kraft cardstock circle. Ink edges and place Family Ties Scrapbooking Dazzles™ “Mom” on the top half of the circle. Glue circle so only half extends from behind the top of the photo as shown. Glue photo 1¼” from the left and 2 ½” from the top of the page. Place “Together We Make A Family” Dazzles™ below the photo and corner Dazzles™ on the photo corners. Place Red Heart Jewel Dazzles™ on the corners.
  3. Place 2 ivory and 1 red burlap blossoms on the right side of the photo. Use ¾” wide Family Ties brown dot ribbon to make a bow and Zot( extending from under the top of the flowers as shown. Place Family Ties Scrapbooking Dazzles™ swirls and hearts on the right side as shown. Place lengths of heart border Dazzles™ across the page 1½” from the top. Embellish with Red Heart Jewel Dazzles™. “Hang” a large key Dazzles™ from Family Ties twine and knot the ends. Zot( knot to the top of the page and adhere the key as shown.
  4. Back the Family Ties Scrapbooking Dazzles™ camera and “1 Big Happy Family Dazzles™ with Family Ties black paper and red cardstock. Foam tape to the page as shown. Place the tree Dazzles™ at the bottom left side of the page and embellish with Red Heart Jewel Dazzles™ and Family Ties ¼” wide red metallic ribbon to make a bow and Zot( to the tree trunk.