Tuesday, March 13, 2012

A Fun Layout Tutorial From Our DT Lidiya !

Hello there !

For today we will be trying something new - by featuring a very simple , easy-to-follow, and illustrated tutorial on making a scrapbook layout from our DT member, Lidiya Baltova-Kalichuk.

Get your materials ready, as this promises to be one fun lesson to follow!

Apples layout


Patterned paper: DCWV The Playtime Stack, DCWV The Sweet Matstack

Photos: three photos (3.5 x 5 inch)

Die cuts: two apple die cuts, three bigger and two smaller circles

Inks: Mustard Seed, Brushed Corduroy and Forest Most Distress Stains

Other: Martha Stewart paper tape, Uniball Signo white gel pen, Ranger While Enamel

Tools: ruler

Tutorial :

Step 1:

Prepare your photos and mat them on the trimmed patterned papers.

Step 2:

Using the paper tape decorate the white circles.

Step 3 and 4:

Colour the white apple die cuts with the Distress Stains.

Step 5:

Assemble your layout and add the embellishments. Outline the photos and draw lines for your journaling with the white gel pen.

Step 6:

Outline the apples and use some Glossy Accents on the small circles.

Step 7:

Add dots to the patterned paper with the White Enamel.

Step 8:

Add your journaling.


We hope you got some nifty tips and techniques in this tutorial to use on your own layouts. Till next time!!