Is anybody out there…

May 31, 2008

Products: DCWV Card Patterned Paper (BasicGrey Mellow) Maya Road Office Sheers – Memo Maya Road Heart and Home Maya Road Scroll Rubons Maya Road Jonathan Rubons Ranger Stickles (Crystal) Thread (Black) Chestnut Roan (ClearSnap) Black Pen Glue Dots Instructions: Cut patterned paper to fit the top of your card Using Black thread, sew a straight stitch all around the patterned paper Adhere to card Ink edges using Chestnut Roan Adhere Office Sheer to card as shown Alter a house from the Heart and Home chipboard set with patterned paper, ink edges and heart using Chestnut Roan, accent house using a Black Pen Adhere to top of Office Sheer, accent house using Crystal Stickles Adhere Scroll and Jonathan Rubons

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Birthday Banner Tutorial…

May 17, 2008

Supplies: Maya Road Square Banner Book Maya Road Scallop Coaster Maya Road Atlanta Uppercase Alphabet Maya Road Fresh Ribbon (Candy Polka Dot) Deja Views (my Sweet girl ~ Gingham, Paisley) Paint Ranger (Snow Cap, Pink Sherbet) Heidi Swapp Clear Bling Border Tulle Seam Binding (White) Ballerina Cupcake Toppers Sequin Trim Lace Liquid Glue Iridescent Glitter White Pen (Ranger) Instructions: Cover Square Banner pages (front Gingham, back Paisley), cut out slit using the back as a guide when covering the front of each page and repeat for the back using the front slit as a guide, sand edges Paint Scallop Coaster pages in Snow Cap and Atlanta Uppercase Alphabet in Pink Sherbet, allow to dry, Using a crop-a-dile punch a hole in each corner scallop Using a paint brush cover painted Scallop Coaster pages with liquid glue, while the glue is still wet completely cover with iridescent glitter, tap off excess, allow to dry Using the end of a paint brush randomly apply glue dots, while glue is wet apply iridescent glitter, tap off excess, allow to dry Using a white pen outline each glitter polka dot Adhere Scallop Coasters to the center of each Square Banner page Adhere Atlanta Uppercase Alphabet to the center of each Scallop Coaster Thread Tulle through each Square Banner page, tie a Tulle Bow at each end Double Knot Tulle in between every other page, double knot Maya Road Candy Polka Dot ribbon in between each Tulle Double Knot Adhere White Seam Binding Bow onto each Tulle Double Knot, adhere Ballerina Cupcake Topper in center of White Seam Binding Bow Adhere Heidi Swapp Clear Bling Border to the top (in between slits) of each Square Banner page Adhere Lace to the top bottom section of each Square Banner page, adhere Sequin Trim to the top edge of Lace just applied to Square Banner pages Now it is ready to hang for the “Birthday Girl” to enjoy.

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Cards and Maya Road…

May 9, 2008

I just wanted to post a reminder that the Maya Road “We want to take your Mini Album to CHA” contest ends Sunday, May 11th. To enter, you simply need to upload your project to the Two Peas member gallery – don’t forget to check the “Maya Road Wants To Take Your Mini Album To CHA” member challenge!

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