Paper

Autumn Mini Book

By  Angie Hagist 

size: 6-1/4" long

Materials

  • Child’s floor puzzle pieces
  • Cardstock, assorted (Bazzill Basics)
  • Chloe’s Closet Cider Days Collection patterned (Imagination Project)
  • Chloe’s Closet Cider Days Collection Rub-On Transfers (Imagination Project): motifs; Jonathon alphabet
  • Shades of Fall Cardstock Stickers (Doodlebug Design Inc.)
  • Halloween Oh My Words acrylic tag (Doodlebug Design Inc.)
  • Paper brackets (Sarah Heidt Photo Craft)
  • Paper blossoms (Prima Marketing)
  • Ribbons, assorted (May Arts)
  • Extra-large brads (Bazzill Basics)
  • Buttons, assorted
  • Silver ball chain

Tools

  • Scrapbook Colors acrylic paints (Making Memories)
  • Whispers inks, assorted (Inque Boutique)
  • Crop-A-Dile (We R Memory Keepers)
  • Photos
  • 1. Lightly sand printed side of puzzle pieces. Glue paper to both sides of all pieces; trim with craft knife.
  • 2. Paint puzzle piece edges; paint helps hide any trimming errors, too.
  • 3. Place pieces on work surface in desired order and then stack together. Use Crop-A-Dile tool to punch hole through top left corner of each piece in same spot.
  • 4. Create cardstock title block of desired color; embellish with rub-ons or stickers. Ink edges and adhere to cover. Adhere paper brackets and flowers to cover; embellish brackets with rub-ons or stickers.
  • 5. Adhere photos and journaling blocks to inner pages, using photos as guides. Embellish as desired.
  • 6. Insert ball chain through holes in pieces.