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Friday, July 1, 2016

ClearSnap® July Color Challenge - DIY Planner Cover

Hello, Crafty Peeples!
These colors are so in my wheel house!  
My regular visitors know that I like creating projects from scratch using recycled materials. These colors seemed perfect for my 2017 Purse Size DT Planner.  Yes, I could buy a planner and alter it, but I figure I already bought the cereal box, so why not cut it up, fix it up, and keep it out of the landfill!  Yeah!
Click HERE for Challenge. 

I am so impressed with the convenience of the ColorBox® 4-Color Premium Dye Ink Pads.  Using these pads and two ColorBox® Stylus Tools with Tips, I was able to easily switch between colors.

I think these red binding combs work really well with my decoupaged image and the fabulous colors!


Click HERE to go to the Challenge.
Supplies - For Cover
2 - Heavyweight Chipboard Panels (cut to desired size) Mine are 5-1/2"x 7-1/2"
Napkin or Decoupage Paper
Gesso (or white primer or white acrylic paint.)
Decoupage Glue
Parchment Paper
Tools: 
Paper Trimmer/Cutter
Binding machine and coils
Iron

Stay Tuned .... Pages and elements using ClearSnap® and ColorBox® stamps and inks are coming soon.

HUGZ,



2 comments:

  1. Lovely cover. I think you just inspired an idea for me. :)

    Thank you for your beautiful words on my blog the other day. You really touched my heart and I'm so glad my occasional words have inspired you.

    Blessing hugs,
    Teresa

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