Pam Bray Designs: A Girl With Flair

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Peace Creative Scrapbooker Magazine Fans!!! 
I am over on the Creative Scrapbookers Magazine Blog  today sharing how to create a Mixed Media Peace Christmas Tag!!! 
Stop over and see how to create your own mixed media Christmas Snowman Tag….
you may one to make one or make a trio…i
t is always fun to create Christmas in July! 
Enjoy Pam

Christmas in July!!! 
Time to start planning and shopping!
Santa’s Workshop Christmas Daily Planner using  Authentique Christmas Magic! It is never to early to create a December Daily and with Authentique Magical Christmas it is just magical!

Begin by cutting 2 pieces of 5″ x 8 3/4″ pieces of pattern paper. Score on the 3/4″ mark; adhere the two pieces together.

Photo 1: Decorate the inside front cover with a small decorative pocket that will hold a tag album inside.
Photo 2: Cut 5 tags from pattern paper; attach small brad at top to hold together.
Photo 3: Decorate front of tag album. Add to pocket.

Photo 4: Create and decorate back inside pocket.
Photo 5: Add Epherema Cards to pocket to use as photo or journal pieces.

Photo 6: Using one of the 8″ Authentique Calendar; decorate to create an insert to front of travel journal. Trim white borders off the side and bottom of calendar insert; score at the 5″ mark. 
Photo 7: Adhere pattern paper to front of travel journal. 
Photo 8: Adhere prepared calendar inset to front of travel journal. 

Front of Travel Journal with Calendar insert. Decorate 2″ flap with pattern paper and Epherema Card. Hold closed with small number clips.

Photo 9: Travel Journal Front inside of Santa Workshop Daily Planner.
Photo 10: Back of Travel Journal inside of Santa Workshop Daily Planner.

Decorate front of Santa’s Workshop Christmas Daily Planner with Epherema Cards.

Bow, gemstones and brad.

Thanks for stopping by today and I hope you are ready to start creating your Christmas Magic with Authentique! Enjoy Pam

Supplies:
Authentique Christmas Magical Collection
Authentique 8″ Calendar Blank
I am Roses Flowers
May Arts Ribbon
4 3/4″ x 8 1/2″ Travel Journal (premade)
Number Clips
Gemstones
Brad
Xyron Mega Tape Runner with Permanent Adhesive
Pop Dots

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This blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements. I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with each manufacturer, provider, or party in question/This blog contains affiliate links, clicking and shopping through these links helps to support and run Pam Bray Designs – Scrapbook Flair Blog at no additional cost to you. Today’s features are Autentique Products.

Happy Christmas in July!!!
Are you keeping caught up on all the excitement over Eileen’s newest Christmas Dies?
IF YOU DIDN’T KNOW…
July 1st Eileen  released  her new Christmas Collection with Sizzix!!!
Eileen’s Inspiration Team has been busy creating and sharing some fabulous projects and tutorials!!!
Don’t worry if you missed out just go to Eileen’s Blog to catch up. 
I used  Sizzix ScoreBoards L Die – Box, Mitten Item #664510 for the fun ric rac on my Frosty the Snowman Gift Card Box with Tiny Book! 
Cover matboard on both sides using adhesive sheets and pattern paper. . 
Die cut one snowman using Eileen Hull’s  Sizzix ScoreBoards L Die – Box, Snowman Item #664511.
Decorate snowman with pattern paper and bits of covered mat board. 
Tiny Book Case Die
Cover matboard on both sides with adhesive sheets and pattern paper.
Adhere prepared Frosty the Snowman to cover of prepared Tiny Book. 

Tie twine label to top of notebook. 

Add Epherema pieces to front of prepared notebook. 

Tie twine bow to hold tony box closed. 

Frosty Tiny Book


Sizzix ScoreBoards Die – Tiny Book

Item #664423Cover matboard on both sides with adhesive sheets and pattern paper.
Die cut and form Tiny Book. 
Add more of the fun ric rack from the Mitten Box Die along with an Epherema piece. 

Create pages for inside by cutting 3″ x 12 piece of pattern paper. 
Score at 2″, 4″, 6″, 8″ and 10″ score lines. 
Accordion fold paper. 

Adhere smaller mats and borders to mats; adhere to folded pages. 

Add to inside of Tiny Book with twine. 
Fold pages to fold inside of book. 
Add Frosty Tiny Book to inside of prepared Frosty Tiny Box.

Make sure to check out all of Eileen’s products on the Sizzix site or in her Etsy Store. 
ALSO….
Stop by Eileen Blog to check out the EH Inspiration Team fabulous and inspiring projects
HERE!
Join us on over Eileen Hull’s Fan Group HERE  to see more fabulous projects from her amazing and talented fan base!!! 
Join in on the fun and prizes!!!  
Enjoy! Pam 


Supplies:
Eileen Hull/Sizzix ScoreBoards L Die – Box, Mitten Item #664510
Eileen Hull/Sizzix ScoreBoards L Die – Box, Snowman Item #664511
Eileen Hull/Sizzix ScoreBoards L Die – Tiny Book CaseItem #664424
Eileen Hull/Sizzix ScoreBoards Die – Tiny Book – Item #664423

Eileen Hull/ThermoWeb Adhesive
Sizzix Mat Board
Authentique Frosty Collection
Teal Twine
Clear Gemstones
Scoreboard

DISCLAIMERS

This blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements. I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with each manufacturer, provider, or party in question/This blog contains affiliate links, clicking and shopping through these links helps to support and run Pam Bray Designs – Scrapbook Flair Blog at no additional cost to you. Today’s features are Eileen Hull Designs Products.

Happy Christmas in July!!!
Are you excited about Eileen Hull’s new Christmas Dies!
July 1st was her release of her new collection with Sizzix and Eileen’s Inspiration Team shared some fabulous projects!!!
Don’t worry if you missed out just go to Eileen’s Blog to catch up. 
I used  Sizzix ScoreBoards L Die – Box, Mitten Item #664510 to create a fun Christmas Gift Card Box for one of my release projects! 
Begin by covering piece of Sizzix matboard on both sides with adhesive sheets!
Add pattern paper to both sides of prepared matboard.
Die cut two Mitten Box  pieces out! 
Easy peasy!
Repeat above step … But…
This time use  Sizzix ScoreBoards L Die – Box, Snowman Item #664511 along with pattern paper and adhesive sheets. 
Decorate Snowman by using different die cut pattern papers and adding a few to die cut matboard for dimension. 
Add small circle patter paper pieces and clear gemstones.

 
Create two small tassels from twine; adhere to top of snowman hat and mitten.

Add just one of the box cuts to the back of prepare mitten; trim with purple twine.

Wrap gift card with pattern paper; add stickers and place inside prepared box.

Finish box with twine bows.
Make sure to check out all of Eileen’s products on the Sizzix site or in her Etsy Store. 
ALSO….
Stop by Eileen Blog to check out the EH Inspiration Team fabulous and inspiring projects
HERE!
Join us on over Eileen Hull’s Fan Group HERE  to see more fabulous projects from her amazing and talented fan base!!! 
Join in on the fun and prizes!!!  
Enjoy! Pam 


Supplies:
Eileen Hull/Sizzix ScoreBoards L Die – Box, Mitten Item #664510
 Eileen Hull/Sizzix ScoreBoards L Die – Box, Snowman Item #664511
Eileen Hull/ThermoWeb Adhesive
Authentique Frosty Collection
Purple Twine
Clear Gemstones

Scoreboard
DISCLAIMERS

This blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements. I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with each manufacturer, provider, or party in question/This blog contains affiliate links, clicking and shopping through these links helps to support and run Pam Bray Designs – Scrapbook Flair Blog at no additional cost to you. Today’s features are Eileen Hull Designs Products.

 Liberty Fourth of July Folio 
Hi Authentique Fans! 
Are you enjoying the Authentique Fourth of July/Summertime Hop from the Design Team? 
Begin by scoring a piece of burgundy Spectrum strip paper 2 1/2″, 2 3/4″, 7 1/4″, and 7 1/2″ marks on your scoreboard. 
Adhere Liberty pattern paper to each section of folio along with border strips. 

Add a Liberty Epherema Card to front with pop dots…make sure to space the pot dots to run ribbon under the card. 
Fussy cut second Epherema Card and add to front of first with pop dots. 
Add USA Authentique Mini Alphabet Stickers. 
Add a fussy cut Liberty Flag to top of boot. 

Die cut rosettes from Liberty pattern papers; adhere to folio front. 
Add small circle punch pieces to the centers or the rosettes with gemstones. 
Add bits and pieces of fussy cut images from Liberty pattern paper. 

Slide burgundy ribbon under Epherema card and tie shut once  you have completed your Liberty Folio!

On the inside create pockets!

Add slim line tags. 
Add twine to tags. 

Add stickers to inside pages with pop dots. 

Center of Liberty Folio

Add a narrow band to center of folio with using pop dots only on the sides. 
Add a fussy cut Epherema piece to front of band with pop dots. 

Create and decorate a border at bottom using pop dots  on all sides to create a stopper for the mini album. 

Create a 5 page mini album to fit behind band. 
Adhere at top with border strip and stickers. 
Decorate the front of mini album. 

Add pockets to the back part of the Liberty Folio by adding pop dots on just 3 sides. 

Create tags from Epherema pieces and pattern paper.
Add twine bows to top of tags. 

Liberty Mini Album and Tags

Back Liberty Folio Cover
Remember ….
You can incorporate any of the ideas, tutorial or projects using any of all of Authentique beautiful collections! 
Authentique has the most wonderful papers to create with! 
Don’t you think:?

*****Folios are different sizes of folded papers with binds. 
They always have hidden pieces…like tags, Epherema Cards, waterfall mats, candy, or like this my Liberty Folio with a hidden mini album! 
Really the sky is the limit to what you can hide in a folio to add that little extra surprise. 
They’re so fun to create and even more fun to gift. 
Enjoy Pam

Supplies:
Authentique Liberty Collection
Authentique Burgundy Stripe Spectrum Paper
Authentique Red Petite Alphabet
May Arts Burgundy Silk Ribbon
May Arts Natural and Burgundy Twine
Sizzix Accordion Flower Die
Clear Gemstones
1/2″ and 5/8″ Circle Punch
Xyron Mega Runner with Permanent Adhesive
Pop Dots

DISCLAIMERS
This blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements. I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with each manufacturer, provider, or party in question/This blog contains affiliate links, clicking and shopping through these links helps to support and run Pam Bray Designs – Scrapbook Flair Blog at no additional cost to you. Today’s features are Autentique Products.

Happy Christmas in July!!!
Exciting News!!!
Eileen Hull’s Chapter 3 Release Party Blog Hop
 release is now available with Sizzix!
Check out the creative ways the Inspiration and Education Teams have used the Mitten and Snowman dies! 
We hope that you will be inspired too and share how you use the dies in the Eileen Hull Fan Club.
But wait…
 there’s more- the Release Party continues! 
You won’t want to miss the Facebook Live at Eileen Hull Designs at 12:00 noon Eastern time on Wednesday, July 1!
 Join the chat- and a random commenter will win the Snowman die. 
We are so glad you joined us to celebrate the Chapter 3 release.
Please hop with us through all of the projects and leave comments on the different designers’ blogs.
 A lucky commenter will win the Mitten Box die…
First up is her amazingly fun Mitten Box L Scoreboard Die! 

Sizzix ScoreBoards L Die – Box, Mitten

Item #664510



Next is Eileen’s Sizzix ScoreBoards L Die – Box, Snowman Item #664511
Both are so cute and work so well with her other dies! 
Today though I am only showing you a little sneak peek at a couple of my projects ….
So come back on Tues to grab all those fabulous details!

 So dear friends, grab a cup of your favorite drink and join us in celebrating Eileen’s latest releases!
Eileen Hull Release Party Chapter 3

 Madeline Arendt
Julia Aston
Jennie Atkinson
Debbie Bankston
Karen Bearse
Susie Bentz
Pam Bray
Sue Eldred
Anna-KarinEvaldsson
Annette Green
Maggi Harding
Lisa Hoel
Anita Houston
Sarah Lizzie
JennyMarples
Elizabeth Robinson
TonyaTrantham
Cheryl Waters
Mitsyana Wright
Nicole Wright
Eileen Hull Designs

Make sure to check out all of Eileen’s products on the Sizzix site or in her Etsy Store. 
ALSO….
Stop by Eileen Blog to check out the EH Inspiration Team fabulous and inspiring projects HERE!
Join us on over Eileen Hull’s Fan Group HERE  to see more fabulous projects from her amazing and talented fan base!!! 
Join in on the fun and prizes!!!  
Enjoy Pam

DISCLAIMERS

This blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements. I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with each manufacturer, provider, or party in question/This blog contains affiliate links, clicking and shopping through these links helps to support and run Pam Bray Designs – Scrapbook Flair Blog at no additional cost to you. Today’s features are Eileen Hull Designs Products
A Cup of Tea Tag
Happy Friday!
Are you ready to have a cup of coffee or tea and chat with a friend!
 Today I am sharing a sneak peak of Tonya’s Cup of Tea Tag.
My talented freind Tonya Trantham created this beautiful tag using one of my Coffee Stamps from Emerald Creek Craft Supplies!

Chat Time Coffee Stamp

Coffee Time Stamps Sets
You can find all of her creative details on how to create the tag …
HERE…
Creative Addiction to Paper Blog
Follow Tonya!
Blog
Instagram
Pinterest
Coffee Time Stamp Sets available at Emerald Creek Craft Supplies
Enjoy! Pam


SENSATION Card Folio 

by my talented friend Vicki Robertson from He”artful” Validation of Vicki Blog
 She is sharing a beautiful folio using my Wild Whisper Sensation Collection!

Stop by her fabulous He”artful Validation of Vick Blog to check out all the details and closeups…

Make sure to follow her creative journey! 

Blog

Pinterest

Instagram



Vicki created a beautiful Sensations Folio Card  using my Sensations Collection from Wild Whisper!

Thanks for stopping by 

Pam

Supplies: 
Wild Whisper Sensations Collection

Hi Creative Scrapbooker fans! Pam here today sharing a tutorial on how to create a monochromatic Image Tag using Ranger/Tim Holtz latest Speckled Egg Distress products. LOVE…the Distress Glaze and the color of the Speckle Egg…oh my!

Photo 1: Spray white card stock with Distress Speckled Egg Distress Spray; dry. 
Photo 2: Ink edges using Speckled Egg Distress Ink.
Photo 3: Lay Floral Layering Stencil on prepared tag; apply Speckled Egg Distress Ink to top. 

Photo 4: Stamp background image using Distress Speckled Egg Ink.
Photo 5: Apply embossing ink over top of prepared tag; emboss with Distress Speckled Egg  Emboss Glaze.
Photo 6: Die cut doily and border from white card stock; adhere to top of prepared tag. Apply Distress Speckled Egg   Ink lightly to top of doily.

Spray white card stock with Distress Spray; dry. Stamp Crazy Cat and Bird to prepared paper using Archival Jet Black Ink.

Apply Distress Markers to top of stamped images using water and paint brush; dry.

Apply embossing ink over top of prepared image; cover with Distress Speckled Egg Glaze; heat set with embossing gun.

Spay satin ribbon with Distress Speckled Egg Spray; dry. Apply embossing ink to metal Trinket Pin and Bauble; apply Distress Speckled Egg Glaze to top; add to ribbon with natural twine. 

Spray white card stock with Distress Speckled Egg Spray; dry. Stamp sentiment on with Archival Jet Black Ink. 

Fussy cut prepared Crazy Cat and Crazy Bird; add to prepared tag with pop dots.

Finish tag with some Berry Mojito Rock Candy Embossing Powder and flowers. I hope you try your hand at creating a few monochromatic projects! Enjoy Pam

Supplies:
Ranger/Tim Holtz Distress Speckled Egg: Stain(TSS72577, Glaze(TDE73819 and Ink(TIM72522)
Sizzix/Tim Holtz Doily #2 Die(661498), Crochet Border Die(664178)
Stampers Anonymous/Tim Holtz Stamps: Mixed Media Stamp Set (CMS125), Bird Crazy Stamp Set(CMS212), Crazy Cats Stamp Set(CM251)
Stampers Anonymous/ Tim Holtz Floral Layering Stencil
Ranger/Tim Holtz Distress Markers: Spiced Marmande, Mustard Seed, Bundled Sage
Ranger/Tim Holtz Archival Jet Black Ink
Ranger/Tim Holtz  Embossing Dabber Ink

Tim Holtz Bauble (TH92821)
Tim Holtz Trinket Pin (TH92720)

Ranger Blending Tool
Flowers
Emerald Creek Crafts Berry Mojito Rock Candy Embossing Powder
Satin Ribbon
3 1/2″  x 8″ Chipboard Tag
White Card Stock
Paintbrush

Father’s Day is right around the corner…so lets create a  mini album! I created one for my sweet husband using Authentique Manly Collection; it was super easy to create. 

Begin by cutting to album cover to measure 5″ x 12″; scoring at the 5 1/2″, 10 3/4″ and ll” marks on the scoreboard to create mini album.

Trace and cut one envelope pattern from pattern paper to create a 3 1/2″ x 4 3/4″ envelope. Score on stitched lines; adhere bottom fold to side folds to create envelop.

Adhere prepared envelope to inside cover of mini album. Cut 3 1/4″ x 8 1/2″ piece of pattern paper; score at 4 1/4″ line. Decorate front of card with Manly Stickers.

Place note card inside of prepared envelope; seal with Manly Sticker.

Create pocket for the inside middle part of mini album using Manly Element; adhere to inside cover on three sides to create pocket. Decorate.

Add two of the Manly Element to inside to create tags.

Cut 3 pieces of pattern paper to measure 4 3/4″ x 10″; score at 5″ mark to create pages.

Page 1: Adhere pattern paper mat to page; adhere Manly Element on 3 sizes to create pocket. Add folded Manly Element piece; slide in pocket.

Page 2 and 3: Adhere pattern paper mats, strips and sticker elements to pages.

Page 4 and 5: Layer pattern paper mats to pages along with paper strips. Place Manly sticker to Page 4.

 Add Manly Element to Page 5 to form pocket; add Element to pocket.

Page 6 and 7: Adhere pattern paper mats, border strips and stickers to each page.

Page 8 and 9: Layer pattern paper mats to pages along with paper strips. Place Manly sticker to Page 8. 

Add Manly Element to Page 9  to form pocket; add Element to pocket.

Page 10 and 11:  Layer pattern paper mats to pages along with paper strips. Place Manly stickers to both pages. 

 Page 12: Layer pattern paper mats to pages along with paper strips. Place Manly stickers to page. 

Tie pages in mini album with red twine.

Decorate front of mini albums with mats, Manly Elements and nailheads. 

Add Manly Stickers to front of prepared mini album with pop dots.

Create paper clip using Manly paper strips and sticker; add to mini album. I hope you enjoy my Up For An Adventure using the Manly Collection but always remember that you can create using any of Authentique fabulous collections. Enjoy Pam

Supplies:
Authentique Manly Collection
May Arts Red Twine
Burgundy Nailheads
Pop Dots
Xyron Stickers
Scoreboard

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