This is me…. by Ginny

This is the last post for January from me….. and for Tres Jolie, at the moment for personal reasons I need more time at home with my family… but I will greatly miss designing for Kim and Tres Jolie Kits and I’m so pleased I was able to help her get this wonderful scrapbook club off the ground. I am sure it will go from strength to strength, the contents of these kits are always so beautiful and well thought out with fabulous coordinating embellishments to go with the papers, all the latest goodies to play with and a whole load of new friends to chat to… what more could you want?
I will still be following all the wonderful creations from the designers and the subscribers… so happy scrapping!!

My layout this time is using the Prima Marketing Lavender Frost papers.

 

 

I loved all the papers in this kit so much I’ve been trying to use as many of them as possible, so hense all the layering! All edges heavily distressed as always!
I spritzed some mist on the background with my favourite mist Crème de Rouge from Glimmer Mists.

 

 

I added a lace bow from my stash to ‘fill’ out the flower embellishment.

 

And added the 7 gypsies Ornate Garden Stakes sticking out from the clusters.

 

The Prima tickets are poked into the clusters too with a selection from all the flower packs in the kit.

 

I added a bigger piece of pretty lace border into the paper layer border I added down the side of the layout… this is also popped up onto some cardboard to lift of the page, I love adding a little depth to my layouts…
….and I used the vellum printed packaging again that the flowers are stuck onto in their packs… its far to nice to throw out!!

I spritzed some of the mist over the flowers and embellishments at the end.

Products from the scrapbook Kit

Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-My Lovely Garden
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-The Road to You
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-Finding the Way
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-Royal Bidding
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-Hidden Truth
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-My Confession
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Misty Nights
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Beautiful Frost

Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Aromatic Peace
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Tickets

7 Gypsies – Architextures Findings Ornate Garden Stakes
Prima Marketing – Shabby Chic Treasures – Hearts

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Happy Scrapping!

Ginny  🙂

Life is wonderful by Annie

Hello everyone!  Sharing today my last layout for this month’s kit.  I decided to create a layout with contrasting bright colors.  What I did was pretty simple actually : I teared up some papers and adhered them on the back,  put a coat of clear Gesso on everything and then I used some paints (Mint and Purple).

I cut the chipboard frame from Creative Embellishments in 2 pieces and coloured them with the chalk ink Purple. I placed them on top and on the bottom of my photo.

I added gorgeous Prima flowers, Lavender Frost tickets and the resin hearts included in the kit as a finishing touch.

Here are some close-ups :


 

 

 

 

 

 

Thank you for stopping by, I hope I have inspired you !

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Here is a list of the kit supplies.

Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-My Lovely Garden
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-The Road to You
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-Finding the Way
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-Royal Bidding
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-Hidden Truth
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-My Confession
49 & Market Sweet Reflections- Observations
49 & Market Sweet Reflections- Reminiscence
49 & Market Sweet Reflections- Memory
49 & Market Sweet Reflections – Pause
49 & Market Sweet Reflections – Awakening
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Misty Nights
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Beautiful Frost
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Aromatic Peace
Creative Embellishments Chipboard – Rose Page Corner
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Tickets
Prima Marketing – Canvas Banner
Prima Marketing – Chalk Ink Pastel Purple
7 Gypsies – Architextures Findings Ornate Garden Stakes

Let it Be Layout with Rae

Happy Saturday, crafty friends!

Today I am sharing a layout I made with the January scrapbook kit.

I started out by creating a mixed media background on the 49 and Market paper. I used a new Prima stencil and chalk paste (from my stash). Then I added some gesso over the stenciling and then added some purple watercolor mixture to make the stenciling blend into the background.

I cut up the Prima Lavender Frost page that had a bunch of the ephemera images, and created some layers for under the photo.

I cut apart the Creative Embellishments rose corner chipboard to place under both flower clusters. I used a purple iridescent embossing powder, then added some white and gold embossing powder over the first layer to create the look. I also added the 7 Gypsies Architextures Ornate Garden stakes to each side of the picture. (I had a pack of those in my stash, so I used one of those so I could use two of the same stake.

I added some doily die cuts under each of the flower clusters as well.

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New Beginnings by Ginny

Today I’m back with a layout created with the January Scrapbook kit from Tres Jolie Kits. This kit is so pretty, it is definitely one of my favourites! The papers from Prima Marketing and 49& Market are stunning and as for the flowers….. so pretty…. I hope you are all enjoying creating with it!

For this layout I have gone back to the 49& Market papers. I adore the colour tones in these papers.

 

So here it is….

 

 

 


I used three of the Sweet Reflections papers for this layout, distressing the edges and layering them up, all slightly different sizes.
I added some background stencilling with a stencil and texture paste.

 

The bunting I strung on bakers twine. I dabbed the Prima Chalk ink on the banners to add splashes of lilac colour to them

These flowers are GORGEOUS! If you only buy one of the flower sets from the Prima Lavender Frost collection it has got to be this set – Misty Nights.
I did fussy cut some flowers from the Awakening paper and add to my flower cluster at the bottom of the layout.

 

I added a beautiful piece of lace from my stash to add a soft pretty romantic touch to the layout.

I did use some flowers from the other packs of flowers in the kit too to ‘fill’ in.
I dabbed around the outer edges of the 2 background papers with the chalk ink pad.

 

 

Products used from the scrapbook Kit

49 & Market Sweet Reflections- Reminiscence
49 & Market Sweet Reflections- Memory
49 & Market Sweet Reflections – Pause
49 & Market Sweet Reflections – Awakening
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Misty Nights
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Beautiful Frost
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Aromatic Peace
Prima Marketing – Canvas Banner
Prima Marketing – Chalk Ink Pastel Purple
Prima Marketing – Shabby Chic Treasures – Hearts

 

 

If you are interested in this Scrapbook Kit or the other two kits available from Tres Jolie kits then please look HERE

 

 

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Happy Scrapping!

Ginny

 

Day by day by Annie Carignan

Hello friends !

I am sharing today a layout with soft colors. I was in a Scrap Therapie mood! I found this photo of myself from a few years ago that I had forgotten.  I though it was nice and wondered why I hadn’t used it before… Never too late!

I put some ink on the chipboard to put behind my photo.

Coated the background with clear gesso and used a stencil from my stash with Crackle Paste.  I used watercolor on the background just a little to add some color to match the paper.  I cut out some peaces of the different papers included in the kit to put behind the photo along with some of the embellishments.

The kit has such gorgeous flowers from Prima !

Here are some other close-ups :

 

I just love these resin hearts ! I would put them everywhere !

More gorgeous flowers !! And that flower chipboard…..

The fabric you see behind the photo is from my stash.

Products used :

Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-Royal Bidding
49 & Market Sweet Reflections- Observations
49 & Market Sweet Reflections- Memory
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Misty Nights
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Beautiful Frost
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Aromatic Peace
Creative Embellishments Chipboard – Rose Page Corner
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Tickets
Prima Marketing – Canvas Banner
Prima Marketing – Chalk Ink Pastel Purple
7 Gypsies – Architextures Findings Ornate Garden Stakes

 

Thank you for stopping by, I hope I have inspired you !

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Gift ATC’s with Ginny

Hello again!

Today I’m sharing with you my ATC’s created with the Card, Tags and More Kit from Tres Jolie Kits.

These were really fun to create with. There are loads of ATC/tags to alter in this kit, one for everyone in your family, perfect as little cute sentiment gifts just to let people know your thinking of them….

I have two sets to show you, a floral Shabby Chic set which incorporated flowers from the January Scrapbook Kit too and another set using just the Cards Tags and More kit, which is more striking to look at.

Lets have a look….

 

 

 

I used one of the large ‘Classic Cards’ Wooden ATC’s for my background base and then used the ‘Lovely Prints’ set layered up over the top.
I used 3 of these, one I left as it was showing the print pattern and the other two I covered with some of the Art Paper.

 

The large background tag I added some Prima Graphite texture paste stencilling.

 

I used the 7gypsies adhesive doilies wrapped around the sides of the ATC.
I added some Tim Holtz tissue tape around the ATC too from my stash.

 

The embellishment clusters used the flowers and resin icons arranged over the ribbon I tied around the ATC.
The scrabble tiles were from my stash as were the druzzy stones.

 

I attached 2 of the Velvet Trinkets to dangle at the bottom of the tags.

 

The leaves were from the flowers sets in the Scrapbook Kit.

 

Now to show you the second set…. shabby chic ATC’s

 

 

 

 

This set is using the small plain wooden ATC’s which ive lightly brushed over with some gesso.

 

I used some small cut up pieces of the floral chipboard piece in the Scrapbook kit painted with gesso and built the flowers up over that.

 

In the background you can see the I have used a roughly torn oblong of Art Paper.
The ATC’s were finished off with a decorative tile and Nuvo Crystal drops.

 

I used small wooden sentiment titles from my stash to personise them into sweet little messages to gift to dear ones and friends.

 

The last thing I did to them was to rub over some Prima Opal Magics to the edge of the flowers, wooden title words chippy and the tile.. this adds a little glimmer to the whole thing. This was from a previous kit.

 

The flowers are a mixture from the Scrapbook kit and the Card Tag and More kit.

 

 

Cards, Tags and More Kit:

Prima Marketing – Printery Mulberry Paper 6 x6 paper pad
Prima Marketing Wooden ATC Cards-Lovely Prints
Prima Marketing Wooden ATC Cards – Classic Cards
Prima Marketing–Velvet baubles Romance Novel
Prima Marketing-Art Tiles Printery
Prima Marketing-Resin in a box Keys
Darice -Rose Flowers Parade Neutrals
7gypsies – Architextures flexible Adhesive sheet – Doilies

If you are interested in this Card Tags and More Kit below or the other two kits available from Tres Jolie kits then please look HERE

 

 

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Happy Scrapping!

Ginny

 

Cards, Tags and more by Annie Carignan

Hello !! Have you seen this beautiful Cards, Tags and more kit this month? It is filled with beautiful products from Prima.  You have plenty of supplies to create beautiful projects like mini-albums, tags, ATC’s, cards, Art Journal spreads, layouts,  the possibilities are endless !

I like to go out of my comfort zone once in a while so I decided to create ATC’s, something I haven’t done very often !  So I chose the 3×4 wood ATC cards.

Here is the kit :

A new year has begun and every January, I always like to look forward and try to make new resolutions for the upcoming months.  That is why I chose to create 4 ATC’s with positive quotes on them.  I will put them where everyone can see them in the house, because they are good for my kids too.

I chose a different 6×6 paper for every ATC and adhered on the wood.  I wanted to put some watercolor on them so I put a coat of clear Gesso on the paper.  I cut out some of the Darice on all 4 and then put some flowers, art titles printery and resin embellishments. The quotes are from my stash. If you would like to do something similar and you don’t have word stickers, you can always type them in Word, print them and cut them.


 

 

 

 

 

Products Used :

Cards, Tags and More Kit:

Prima Marketing – Printery Mulberry Paper 6 x6 paper pad
Prima Marketing Wooden ATC Cards-Lovely Prints
Prima Marketing–Velvet baubles Romance Novel
Prima Marketing-Art Tiles Printery
Prima Marketing-Resin in a box Keys
Darice -Rose Flowers Parade Neutrals

from my stash :

Prima Watercolor

1.2.3 Scrap word phrases

 

 

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Challenge Monday (on Wednesday)

Happy Wednesday everyone, it’s Kim here. I’m back with another edition of Challenge Monday (but on Wednesday). This month is a Mood Board challenge.

Here is the Mood Board:

This mood board can easily be adapted for cards, tags or even a canvas.

Here is my take on the Mood board:

I used a photo I found on Pinterest (there were no photo credits).  I just loved the shabby chicness of this. I was inspired by the upper right and bottom left photos in the mood board.

How about some close ups?

I wanted to go with the softness and colors of the the photos I chose from the mood board. I did some stenciling on the background and used some Glimmer mist in Timeless Lilac.

I cut up the rose border chipboard piece and heat embossed it with Lindy’s pop rock purple embossing powder. I also cut some doilies with dies from my stash. I tucked a few in my flower cluster.

I used the tickets from the kit, plus I cut some of the seed packets from the paper to layer under my photo.  I tucked in a small piece of lace on the bottom.

Here is my little tip for the week: I have found that Lindy’s Pop Rock Purple embossing powder and Timeless Lilac Glimmer mist are  great matches for this kit. Seedless Preserves Distress Ink is also a good match to use. If you have it in your stash try it out.

I can’t wait to see what you guys create based on the Mood Board. Don’t forget to load your entries in the January challenge folder here , so you will be eligible for the prize.

Join us all month-long as the designers reveal all their projects created with all our amazing kits. We still have kit subscriptions available here. You can also just try out a single kit here.

That’s all I have for today. Thanks for stopping by.

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Lavender Frost layout with Ginny

Hello All!

Happy New Year to you all, I hope you have all have a fabulous, happy, healthy, peaceful and joyous 2019!

It’s time for a layout created with the January Kit from Tres Jolie Kits, this kit is a beauty this month!
We have beautiful papers from 49 & Market and Prima Marketing and some gorgeous embellishments to compliment them.
I have also had the pleasure of creating with the Cards Tags and More Kit this month too… again filled with Prima goodies. More on that later in the month.

Today I have decided to share with you a layout created with the Prima Marketing Lavender Frost papers.

 

 

I did a little stenciling with texture paste in the background.
There are loads of layers in this layout, small oblongs cut from lots of the Prima papers in this collection.

 

The flowers from this collection are stunning. I grouped them together along with some butterflies fussy cut from the papers.

I added some of the tickets in the clusters too.

All the flowers are packaged with a piece of printed vellum paper… I loved this and couldn’t waste it so I have used this in my paper layers.

I added touches of Nuvo Crystal drops to the layout from a previous kit.

Papers and products used from the Kit

Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-My Lovely Garden
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-The Road to You
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-Finding the Way
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-Royal Bidding
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-Hidden Truth
Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-My Confession
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Misty Nights
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Beautiful Frost
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Aromatic Peace
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Tickets

Prima Marketing – Shabby Chic Treasures- Hearts
Prima Marketing – Chalk Ink Pastel Purple

 

If you are interested in this Scrapbook Kit or the other two kits available from Tres Jolie kits then please look HERE

 

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Happy Scrapping!
Ginny

LOVE by Annie Carignan

Hello everyone !!

I am sharing today a layout made with January’s Scrapbook Kit. It is beautiful and so romantic, I just loved playing with it !  There are so many possibilities with this kit ! Layouts, cards, mini-albums, Project Life, whatever you want.

Here is a little walk through of my background process : As you can see, I chose a flower stencil with paste but any stencil can do the trick and you  can use any paste, light, medium, heavy, clear or white, doesn’t matter : as long as you add texture.

I used my watercolors with water to add color and splashes. As you can see on the photo, I cut out some flowers from some of the papers.  Big flowers on a paper can sometimes be overwhelming for some people, but don’t be scared to cut them out to use them as an embellishment.  That is what I did by adding them to the layout with 3D foams under to add thickness.

I also like to add splashes of White Gesso mixed with water.

Here are some close-ups :

 

 

 

I created tags with papers in the kit :

 

Material used :

Prima Marketing Lavender Frost-My Confession
49 & Market Sweet Reflections- Memory
49 & Market Sweet Reflections – Awakening
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Misty Nights
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Beautiful Frost
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Flowers Aromatic Peace
Prima Marketing – Lavender Frost Tickets
Prima Marketing – Chalk Ink Pastel Purple

Prima Marketing – Canvas Banner

From my stash : stencil, paste, watercolor and title.

Thank you for stopping by, I hope I have inspired you !

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