Paper

Cool Color Grad Album

for  Craft Marketing Connections, Inc.

size: 8-1/4"x8-3/4"x2"

Materials

  • Simple Stories Sn@p Studio: 8-1/4”x8-3/4”x2” Album, Chipboard Dividers, 12”x12” Paper Pad, Stickers Packs, 4”x6” Cards Pack, 3/4
  • K&Co. Washi Tape
  • Coordinating-color ribbon, 1/8--1/4”-wide, 12” lengths, seven
  • Coordinating-color buttons, 1/4”-1” diameter, 170
  • Silk or paper flowers, 1”-3” diameter, 12
  • Photos, 13

Tools

  • Elmer’s X-ACTO: 12” Rotary Paper Trimmer, 12” Metal Ruler, 8” Stainless Steel Scissors, 5” Precision Tip Scissors
  • Elmer’s CraftBond Adhesives: Gel Pens, Permanent Glue Dot Runner, Thin-Medium and Thin-Mini Glue Spots, Foam Mounting Tape, All Purpose Glue Stick

Basic Supplies

  • glue gun, scissors
  • 1. Set photos on work surface in order. Choose paper for each photo.
  • 2. Using paper trimmer, cut papers to 6"x8". Adhere paper to chipboard dividers using glue stick.
  • 3. Adhere photos to chipboards and inside back cover with glue dot runner or foam mounting tape for dimension.
  • 4. Using photos as guides, embellish pages with stickers, ribbons, flowers, and buttons. Use washi tape to add borders and accents on pages.
  • 5. Before assembling cover, fold ribbons in half and adhere to album front using glue spots, allowing ends to extend beyond edge of album. Diagonally trim ends. Cover with sentiment panel. Embellish cover as shown.
  • Tip
  • 1. For durability, use a glue gun to adhere items to album front and back.