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Mom’s Week: Honoring Mother on a Format with Victoria Calvin


Hiya everybody! That is Victoria with you at this time! Mom’s Day is correct across the nook and now is a superb time to honor the mom and mom figures in our lives by documenting shared reminiscences and experiences! I did that with a 12 x 12-inch scrapbook format that includes the Cosette assortment by Shut To My Coronary heart. 

Provides | Shut To My Coronary heart: Cosette Coordinating Strong Cardstock, Cosette Die Cuts, Cosette Image My Life Playing cards, Cosette Stamp and Skinny CutsDaisy Meadows Stamp and Skinny Cuts, Intense Black Ink, Blue Belle Ink; Scrapbook.com: Foam Adhesive; Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L: Adhesives Squares; Tim Holtz: Black Soot Misery Ink

For this challenge, I wish to honor my mom, Carolyn Reese, and the sacrifices she made as a single mum or dad and as a mom determine to my youthful cousin. Phrases can not start to precise how grateful I’m to have a mom who gave up a lot to make sure that my brother, cousin, and I had what we would have liked to succeed. And nonetheless, to at the present time, she continues to be my rock and my smooth place to land. I dedicate this challenge to my mom, the perfect pal a lady may ever have!

To start, I created a 12 x 12-inch background utilizing lavender stable cardstock from the Cosette coordinating cardstock pack, together with a butterfly stamp from the Cosette stamp and Skinny Cuts set. Utilizing CTMH Blue Belle ink, I created a repetitive stamp sample as proven. Subsequent, to the stamped background, I adhered an 11 x 11-inch piece of stable blue cardstock and a ten.5 x 10.5-inch piece of white cardstock to finish the background. For added curiosity, I distressed the perimeters of the blue cardstock and I used a scalloped punch so as to add an ornamental edge to the white cardstock. I additionally created black sprinkles by mixing water with Black Soot Misery Ink by Tim Holtz for Ranger. I utilized the ink in a diagonal trend from the highest left to the underside proper of the format. 

Subsequent, I layered two 4 x 6-inch pocket playing cards from the Cosette Image My Life card set to create an anchor for my 4 x 6-inch photograph. I additionally made a tag utilizing a 3 x 4-inch pocket card from the set. To the layered anchor, I positioned and adhered my photograph utilizing foam adhesive. To create the title, I used the Cosette stamp and Skinny Cuts set and CTMH Intense Black Ink to stamp Your Story underneath the photograph layer.  

As soon as the background and title had been in place, I made three layered floral clusters utilizing the CTMH Daisy Meadows stamp and Skinny Cuts set and positioned the clusters across the photograph. I like how hanging the black-and-white components look on this format!

Subsequent, I fussy minimize a typewriter and a layered banner from a Cosette Image My Life pocket card and glued it to the underside proper of the photograph. For added dimension and curiosity, I adhered die minimize butterflies from the Cosette die cuts to every cluster utilizing foam squares. And with that, this 12 x 12-inch format was full! 

As you’ll be able to see, you don’t want a lot to create a surprising format! With only a few fundamental provides and stamps, you’ll be able to create a lovely scrapbook format worthy of honoring your mom or the mom determine in your life! 

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