Follow Your Dreams - Heartfelt Creations

Mar 30, 2016

Hello and welcome back to my blog.  Today i have a mixed media Flipfold Album to share with you.
This album is from Heartfelt Creations and I have incorporated some flip fold inserts inside.

.  The outside of the album is filled with texture and embellishments, while the inside is smooth, and filled with Winking Frog and FlipFold Inserts.

Here are some photos of the outside of the album, 




here is a video walk through for you


Happy Scrapping!

Follow Your Dreams FlipFold Album
HCFA1-430-3D FlipFold Album – Black
HCFP1-4331- Pocket and Flipfold Inserts A-Black
HCFP1-434-1-Pocket and Flipfold Inserts B-Black
486491-Bottle Cap Vintage Magnets
HCD1-780-Ornate Borders and Pockets Die
HCD1-779- Regal Borders and Pockets Die 
HCD1-761-Everyday Heros Die
HCPC-3667-You Inspire Me Cling Stamp Set
HCD!-757- Leafy Branch Die
HCD!-756-Birds and Blooms Die
HCPC-3645-Leafy Branch Cling Stamp Set
HCPC 3644- Birds and Blooms Cling Stamp Set
HCD1-783- Border Essentials Die

Other Materials: Texture Paste; Crafters Workshop Templates; Drywall Tape; Fab Scrapes Closures; Tim Holtz Signs; Scrapiniec Chipboard; Craft Medley Beads; White Gesso; Black Gesso; Glimmer Mist in Gold Verdigris, Trunk Bay; Gel Medium;  Various wood pieces buttons, clocks; metal embellishments from stash source unknown. Heat tool. Distress– peeled paint, Tahiti chalk ink. Black Cardstock for borders. 

Instructions: Begin by Prepping album, front, spine and back with white gesso to prime and protect the album.  When dry use crafters workshop templates and texture paste on front, spine and back of album. Adhere drywall tape on front and back closest to spine.  Let dry or heat set with heat tool Gather the metal closures, and embellishments and begin to adhere to your album using gel medium. Attach Scrapinec chipboard to spine and center of album. Continue to adhere embellishments to front and spine of album until you have achieve the look you like.  Add craft beads for added texture and detail. Go over all embellishments with white gesso.  Let dry ( or heat set) Add your colour with glimmer mists and desired paints.  Attach the street sign to front along with fab scraps closure to front and back.  Add papers to flipfolds and attach to album making sure you add magnets first for closures.  Cover front and back of album pages with papers from frog collection.  Stamp and cut desired dies to add detail.  Colour with distress inks cut border dies out on black cardstock and mat with coordinating paper in collection.  When completing the small envelop pocket, tie ribbon around pocket, attach small journal card to back and attach to inside pocket i created by using a 3”x7” rectangle, scored at 1/2  “ on each side and wrapped around album page before adhering pattern paper. Use various card panels for photo mats.