Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Shaker Frame with Authentique Sea Maiden

Shake up those pictures, Here's a quick and fun project using Country Craft Creations Pre-Cut Chipboard

Below are links to the products I used that can be found at Country Craft Creations online store 

Chipboard -

Authenrique Sea Maiden Paper Collection -

My how to create your frame tutorial -

Thanks for visiting!! 

{Crafty Hugs} 


Friday, May 25, 2018

Authentique Sea Maiden Treasure Chest and Mini Album

Hello everyone, back with this month's project share for Country Craft Creations Creative Team 

For May, I was sent this beautiful collection from Authentique "Sea Maiden", this line is simply gorgeous with it's peach and mint green colors. The graphic are beatiful and is a great Summer line for those beach get away pictures.

 My album is a 8.5 x 6.5 cover with a 3 inch spine, inner pages are 8 x 6

Inside front cover holds to flaps that open to hold pockets and tags, with a large photo mat.
1st page has a flip up flap with a pocket and large photo mat 

2nd page features a criss cross pocket, 3rd page is a vertal waterfall page with 4 pages ranging from 
4 x6 to 5.5 x6 and a full page with lots of photo areas.

Page 4 & 5 are a double spread with a 8 x 6 pocket holding a photo mat and a flip open flap with 
mini tags for journaling and pictures 

This photo shows the photo mats that slips into the pockets.

Page 6 & 7 are another double spread layout with corner pocket that will hold photo mats.
I have 2 plus a cut out from the collection .

Page 8 is a flip up flap with pocket that hold mini journal cards and photo mats.

The page has a stopper at the bottom that holds 2 more photo mats and cut apart from the collection.

Page 9 is another vertical waterfall with belly band, giving you more 
space for those photos 

Page 10 has a flip out flap with pocket that holds to cut a parts, and large
area on back of flap and page for more photos 
The back cover has to smaller flaps that fold out to pockets to hold more photo mats and mini tags
for journaling. The bottom flap features a photo frame using a sticker from the sticker sheet matted onto cardstock, where you can slip your favorite photo inside. 

 To hold my mini album I created a treasure chest (full tutorial on my youtube channel).
For my chest, this was created with chipboard and then covered with papers Authentique
Past Time collection, I used Past Time Eleven side B wood grain. 

The inside of the chest is decorated with papers from Authentique Sea Maiden collection 

I decorated the chest with Flowers from my stash, 49 Market, Petaloo Textured Elements, along 
with pearls and buttons from 28 Lilac Lane Buttons Galore kit.

 You can visit my youtube channel for Walk through of this beautiful album

Tutorial video on creating the Cover and spine with inner pages for Sea Maiden Part 1-3

Treasure Chest 

Thanks for visiting!! 
{Crafty Hugs} Jackie

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Carta Bella Recipe Album and Recipe Box

  Good Morning on this beautiful Spring Morning

Snow on the ground and the air is still to chilly to be outside right now, but hoping Mother Nature will 4finally allow Spring to come out and shine.

Today I have two projects I am sharing using the beautiful Carta Bella Country Kitchen collection for my design team project for Country Craft Creations 

My first project is an 8.5 recipe book, with lots of space for those favorite recipes. This album has 4 waterfalls to hold recipes and 2 pockets for those loose recipes we all cut from the magazines and newspapers.

For a walk through and tutorial on how to create this album please visit me over on my youtube channel

My 2nd project I created a recipe box with attached lid and fold down front to hold your recipe as you make up that yummy dessert or special meal. To see tutorial please visit my youtube channel

This box is created with chipboard and will last a life time in your kitchen 

Vist Country Craft Creations online store for all your crafty needs. Including all the material you see I have worked with
Thanks for visiting!! 

{Crafty Hugs} Jackie

Sunday, March 5, 2017

Safari Adventure

Today I am sharing a album I created using Graphic 45 Safari Adventure collection

Album is a double side 5 page 8x8 album with a leather belt closure, had lots of  room
for photo's with flip pages and pockets. All pages are held together with magnets
which allows the page to be secure when closed 

Inside cover, with a mini book for photos and journaling 
fits in the pocket

The right side flips opens to a great full page for photos 

The first page holds three flip pages, first one has a pocket to hold
a tag for journaling, the top has an flip page that opens to hold two 
3x4 photos 

Flip the page over where there is a corner pocket to hold photo 
with tag for journaling. Left side is a great area for multiple photos 

Flip open to two large landscape to hold many photos 

2nd page has an area to hold a 4x6 photo. Open to 
find top  flips up and bottom flips down giving 
three good size areas for multiple photos or journaling 

3rd page hold four flip pages that will hold more photos and area for journaling 
Top flip has a chipboard piece for journaling 

Inside of flip page opens with fussy cut parrots to hold your photos by slipping 
in to open area 

4th page has 3 flip pages with tags and pockets 

5th page holds two small flip pages, 1 larger page 
with pocket and tag 

Opens to two full pages with a pocket to hold photos 

6th page has an area for a 4x6 photo 

Opens to two large pages for photos and a third with
pocket to hold photos 

7th page has a belly ban that holds photo tags 
with a magnetic holder at the bottom

Opens to a large page that will hold multiple photos
and a side page with pocket  

8th page 4 page that flip open for many photos
and journaling 

Inside of one of the side pages has a pocket that will hold
lots of photos 

9th page has three flip out pages and a hidden
pocket to hold a tag 

10th page has 4 flip pages 

With a side pocket to hold additional photos and journal notes 

Back inside cover 
has 3 flip pages with pockets to hold tags

Inside page has a roomy size pocket to hold 
photo mats and pictures 

Thanks for visiting!! 
{Crafty Hugs} Jackie