Paper

Romantic Valentine Album

By  Tonya Wilson-Trantham 

size: 4-1/2"x6-1/2"

  • Romantic Valentine Album
  • Photo 1
  • Photo 2

Materials

  • Cone coffee filters, four
  • Solid and patterned cardstock in shades of pink
  • Robin’s Nest: Red Metallic Dew Drops, Heart Dew Drops
  • Canvas Corp. Small Antique Silver Binding Rings, two
  • Felt hearts
  • 3-D love sticker
  • Paper flowers
  • Buttons
  • Paper doily
  • Scraps of ribbon, lace, rickrack, binding, pompom trim, and twine

Tools

  • Sizzix Die-cutting Machine and Dies: Tag, Super Scallop Crescent; Floral Tapestry & Sweet Blooms Set
  • Spellbinders Donna Salazar Creative Book Pages Die Cut Set
  • Punches: corner rounder, scallop border, small circle
  • Crystal spray
  • Beacon Zip Dry Glue

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, scissors
  • 1. Trace both sides of coffee filters onto patterned cardstock. Cut out cardstock shapes; adhere to each side of coffee filters.
  • 2. Punch decorative scallop edge onto five 5"x1-1/2" scrap pieces of patterned cardstock. Center scallop edges on unopened end of filter and apply adhesive to three edges to create small pocket. Trim off excess cardstock.
  • 3. Cut two 2-3/8"x4-1/4" strips from cardstock. Adhere short ends to closed and open end of two filters to create slots. Trim off excess on both ends.
  • 4. Create tags from variety of patterned and solid color cardstock using die cuts. Place tags into coffee filter pockets, small scalloped edge pockets, and slots.
  • 5. Embellish pages and cover with paper flowers, felt hearts, trim, buttons, dew drops, twine, and stickers. Apply crystal spray to pages; let dry. Punch two holes in closed end of each filter using small circle punch. Add binding rings through punched holes and tie lace, ribbon, and rickrack onto each ring.