Designer’s Tip: For word Dazzles™ that cannot be reversed, use glue stick and Micro Glitter on the surface of the Dazzles™ before removing from backing sheet. For shape Dazzles™ apply glitter to the sticky side and apply glue to what was the front of the Dazzles™.
Font: Homemade apple 11 pt.
Techniques: #1Die Cut frame photo focal #2 Glitter front of Dazzles™ #3
- Background: Left page: Glue 12”x4 3/4” Chalkboard black dots paper to 12” square black cardstock, 1/8” from bottom. Glue 4 5/8”x 4 3/4” black text paper to the center as shown. Glue 5 3/4”x6 7/8” Chalkboard black tapestry paper to the right side of the cardstock, 1/8” from the top and right edge. Glue 5 7/8”x3 1/4” Chalkboard pink scuff paper to the top left corner, 1/8” from the edges. Place Chalkboard Dazzles™ border along the bottom edge of the pink scuff paper and also vertically 2 1/2” from the left edge. Place Dazzles™ border along the left edge of Chalkboard black tapestry paper and along top edge of the Chalkboard black dots paper. For the right page: Glue 11 3/4” square of Chalkboard black dots paper to the center of 12” square black cardstock. Ink edges of 8 1/2”x8” Chalkboard pink scuff paper and glue to edge of Chalkboard black dots paper 2” from the page bottom. Cut a “v” shape at the bottom of 3 1/4”x11 1/2” Chalkboard black text paper and glue flush with the page top, 1 3/4” from the left.
- Photos: Left page: Mat top and bottom of two 3 1/2”x4” photos, with black cardstock, leaving 1/8” borders. Glue to the left and right sides of the Chalkboard black dots paper. Back the Chalkboard Sayings Dazzles™ “Happy” banner with black cardstock and foam tape below the right photo as shown. Mat 3 1/2”x3 1/4” photo with black cardstock, leaving 1/8” border. Mat again with Chalkboard pink scuff paper, leaving 1/4” borders and ink edges black. Glue to the center of the Chalkboard black text paper. Mat 3 1/8”x 3 1/2” photo with white cardstock, leaving 1/8” border and 1/4” border of black cardstock. Finally mat with Chalkboard pink scuff paper, leaving 1/8” border. Glue photo to the center of the Chalkboard black tapestry paper. Mat 1 3/4”x2 3/4” photo with white and black cardstocks, leaving 1/8” borders. Glue to the top left page corner. Right page: Mat 6”x4” photo with black cardstock and Chalkboard white dot paper, leaving 1/8” border. Mat 2 3/4” photo with black cardstock, leaving 1/8” photo and glue to the bottom right corner of large photo. Glue folded length of 1/2” wide pink dot ribbon to top back of photo. Mat 2”x 2 1/3” photo with both white and black cardstock, leaving 1/8” border. Glue 4” from right and 3/4” from bottom of page. Use a length of 1/2” wide pink dot ribbon to make a bow and Zot™ to photo corner as shown.
Technique: Die Cut over photo focal: Right page: Glue the black die cut Lacy Label over focal image on 4”x6” photo and use length of 1/2” wide pink dot ribbon to make a bow and Zot™ to frame edge as shown.
Technique: Glitter Dazzles™: For word Dazzles™ cut out backing sheet and apply glue stick over the Dazzles™ while still on the backing sheet. Sprinkle with Micro Glitter and remove Dazzles™ while still tacky. Place on page. For Dazzles™ shapes apply glitter to the sticky side of Dazzles™ and apply glue to what was the front. For the left page: Apply glitter to the front of the “Do Something Every Day…” Chalkboard Sayings Dazzles™ and place on the left side of the page as shown. Apply glitter to the sticky side of Chalkboard Sayings corner Dazzles™ and glue to the photo corners as the page bottom as shown. Right Page: Glitter Chalkboard Sayings “Days Like This…” Dazzles™ and place on 2”x2 3/4” black cardstock. Mat with Chalkboard white dots paper, leaving 1/8” border. Ink edges and glue 3” from right and 1 1/2” from top. Place glittered “You & Me” glittered Dazzles™ to black cardstock and foam tape below photo as shown. Glue a glittered flourish over the mat on the bottom photo as shown.
Technique: Banner: Left page: Place a 4 1/2” length of Chalkboard Sayings Dazzles™ border at the top right corner of the page, curving the center slightly as you adhere to the page. Cut three 7/8”x 11/4” black dots triangles and two pink scuff triangles. Ink edges and glue along bottom edge of Chalkboard Sayings Dazzles™ border Knot lengths of 1/8” wide pink ribbon and Zot t o ends of banner. Apply glitter to the sticky side of tiny heart and star Dazzles™ and glue to banner as shown.
- Journaling: Left page: Write or print on Chalkboard white dot paper and glue behind the medium black Lacy Labels frame, leaving a 1/16” border. Glue to the top of the page as shown. Place glittered Dazzles™ flourishes above and below frame as shown. Right Page: Back the tiny Lacy Label black die-cut with journaling and glue to the top right corner.