Monday, September 22, 2014

Mini Album Inspiration with Want2Scrap by Dana!

Hi Quick Quotes fans! Dana here today sharing a wedding mini album I created using the NEW Quick Quotes Sheer Joy collection and Want2Scrap chipboard and bling. I used the Want2Scrap Gates of Love Chipboard Album.

I embossed the ornate chipboard album cover with chunky gold embossing powder for a fantastic sparkle. I then layered Petaloo flowers, a Want2Scrap Silver Rhinestone Frilly Flourish Swirl, which I cut into several pieces and tucked around the blooms, and a Quick Quotes Sheer Joy Chipboard Die Cut onto the cover.

Rather than have this album open horizontally like a book, I thought it would be fun to design this album to open vertically. Here is a look at the inside pages.

I covered the chipboard pages of this album with Quick Quotes patterned paper from the Sheer Joy and Calypso collections. The Quick Quotes stickers, die cuts and vellum, and the Want2Scrap chipboard words and rhinestones were the perfect embellishments to help make these wedding photos come alive.

The sheet of Sheer Joy Chipboard Die Cuts offers a fantastic variety of chipboard in several shapes and sizes. The larger pieces are designed beautifully, with multiple fonts and colors. The smaller pieces are perfect for accenting wallet sized photos.

I colored the Want2Scrap Love Fancy Chipboard Word with Vintage Photo Distress Stain. I colored the Want2Scrap Joy Fancy Chipboard Word first with white acrylic paint and then a coat of peach embossing powder.

I inked the edges of the album pages with Creamy Cocoa or Coral PowderPuff Chalking Ink. I also used those shades of ink to embellish the patterned papers with subtle music and script stamping. I tucked several tags behind the photos so that the bride can add her own journaling.

I absolutely love the Want2Scrap Pink and Red Rhinestone Bling Hearts! I had to hold myself back from using them on every page. The Want2Scrap 72-Count Self-Adhesive Pearls and Rhinestones include 3 different sizes of bling on each sheet and are perfect for embellishing chipboard words, chipboard die cuts and photos. The small 3mm pearls and rhinestones are a great way to add subtle sparkle to any project.

I can always find the perfect saying in the Sentiments and Family Quotes Bundles. The vellum quotes add a fantastic softness to the album pages.

I am gifting this album to the happy couple so I added the This Book Was Lovingly and Thoughtfully Vellum to the back of the album. The text on this vellum is heartfelt and helps to convey the love and joy I felt on their special day.

Quick Quotes Supplies:
Sheer Joy 100
Sheer Joy 300
Sheer Joy 700
Sheer Joy Die Cut Stickers
Sheer Joy Chipboard Die Cuts
Serendipity Words and Phrases Strip
Calypso 100
Calypso 300
Calypso 500
Calypso Claim Strip
Calypso Chipboard Die Cuts
Family Quote Bundle
Sentiments Quote Bundle
This Book Was Lovingly and Thoughtfully Vellum
Creamy Cocoa PowderPuff Chalking Ink
Coral PowderPuff Chalking Ink

Want2Scrap Supplies:
Gates of Love Chipboard Album
Red and Pink Rhinestone Hearts Bling
Silver Rhinestones Frill Flourish Swirl
La Creme 72-Count Self-Adhesive Pearls
Orange 72-Count Self-Adhesive Rhinestones
Fancy That! Beautiful Bling Borders
Bride Fancy Chipboard Word
Faith Fancy Chipboard Word
Joy Fancy Chipboard Word
Love Fancy Chipboard Word

Thanks for stopping by today! I hope I have inspired you!
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Rhonda Van Ginkel said...

Dana this is absolutely stunning in every way! They are going to treasure this forever. What a wonderful gift!!!

Susie Bentz: My Time to Play said...

What an amazing album! So many perfect details. Just gorgeous!