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Clareene Forbes
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'BRAG BOOK' Mini Album
     This Mini Album measures 4 1/2" W x 5 1/2" T with a 1/2" spine.  Tutorial is by Marla at Lake Avenue Designs.  Instead of using ribbon to close the album I designed a belly band using elements from my stash.  You can find the tutorial HERE .       Here...
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ALTERED BOOK
     I made this 'Altered Book' as a holder for my Christmas cards.  The basic instructions for folding I got from a video by 'Owl House Designs'.  You can find that HERE . There were about 300 pages in the book.  Finished size is about 8 1/2' x 12'. I then...
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HOLIDAY TAGS TWO
Continuing on with the Holiday Tags, here's another group.   I chose the 'Holiday Hoopla' kit by Snickerdoodle Designs because these little elves are just too darn cute!  You can find that kit HERE . I followed the same directions in the video by Kathy Clem...
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HOLIDAY TAGS
     For the base of these cards I used Alphabet Banners - ATC size cards by Graphic 45.  Kathy Clement has a video using the larger sizes.  You can find that HERE .      This is the front.  I used St. Nicholas paper collection from Graphic 45.  If you woul...
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PHOTO MINI ALBUM
      This 'Mini Album' measures 4" x  4" with a 2" spine.  I used the tutorial series by Ginger at 'My Sisters Scrapper' to make the album.  I altered the size.  You can find that HERE .       For the backgrounds and elements I used 'Highlands' kit by Snic...
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APRON BOX
      I used the BIGZ XL die from Sizzix.     Apron Box  was designed by Lori Whitlock for Sizzix. It measures 5" H x 4 1/4" W x  2 1/4" D.  It is filled with recipe cards that are 4" x  6".       The small roses are made with the 5 pedaled flower punch by ...
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CD MINI ALBUM
     A fun way to recycle old CD's.  I designed this Mini Album as a project for the Papers n' Pixels crafting group.  I used the 'Pass It On' kit from Snickerdoodle Designs.  You can find it HERE .  The flowers and pearls are from my stash. I first made th...
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ALTERED PATRON BOTTLE
     Here's my 'Altered Patron Bottle' filled with my favorite candy, 'Candy Corn'.  The flowers are called 'Spoon Flowers' because I used a measuring spoon to get the extreme curve to the petals.  Becca Feeken has a fun video HERE if you'd like to make som...
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ONESIE MINI ALBUM TWO
     'Our Little Lamb' Onesie Mini Album was made exactly as the previous album.  The backgrounds and elements are from 'In The Meadow' kit by Nit Wit Collections.  You can find it HERE .  Size is also the same, 6 1/2'  x 6 1/2'.      Two photos of pages 1 ...
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ONESIE MINI ALBUM
     This is a 'Onesie Mini Album'.  It is about  6  1/2 " x  6  1/2".  The idea came from a video by Charlene Gibson.  You can find that  HERE .        I traced a pattern from my computer screen.  Scanned and brought it into Photoshop Elements to size and ...
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