Sunday, February 15, 2015

Menagerie/Wallflower Mini Album

I hope you all had a great Valentine's Day and that your Sunday has been a splendid one.
I have just completed an album using the 8 x 8 Menagerie paper pad along with a few pieces from the 12 x 12 Wallflowers pad from Tim Holtz
I apologize in advance for the lighting, it is a very cloudy and wintery looking day today. Anyway, enjoy!!


Sunday, February 1, 2015

Once Upon An Eerie Tale Paper Bag Album

Here is a paper bag album that I made using up some of those scrap pieces of paper and chipboard tags.

 I used only seam binding to bind this album together.

 I added several photo mattes and tags through out.

 The colors are gorgeous in this paper line.

 More pockets and tags.

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Monday, December 29, 2014

I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas. Here is Part Four of the Once Upon an Eerie tale Mini Album Tutorial. There will be one more video in this series that will show the cover and spine completed.
Enjoy!

Once Upon An Eerie Tale Mini Tutorial Part Four

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Once Upon An Eerie Tale Tutorial First Insert Complete

I hope everyone has had a GREAT Sunday!! I have just uploaded the video that shows all the pieces adhered down to the Once Upon An Eerie Tale Tutorial Part Two. I did not have time this week to put together all I needed to video Part Two. I will try to get it together this week. I apologize for the delay.



Sunday, November 30, 2014

Happy Sunday everyone! I  have just posted the  Once Upon An Eerie Tale Album Tutorial Part One. I will post Part Two next Sunday.
Please be sure to watch the measurements that are written on the post-it-notes. They are accurate. Seems like I always make a few mistakes when saying them, that is why I always have them written for you.

Album Tutorial Part One

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Once Upon An Eerie Tale Mini Album

Here is my DT project for Danielle over at Scrapbook Maven.com. I will try to get pictures posted sometime this week of the album. I got out a frame a few times and so you couldn't see the entire page


"Once Upon An Eerie Tale" 
              Be sure to check out Danielle's store. Tell her Susie sent you!               

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Wallflower Junk Journal

Here is a few inserts from a junk journal I made using Tim Holtz "Wallflower" Paper Stash. I love his vintage inspired papers.

The front cover has a pocket to hold journaling tags.
 I love using bags in my journals.
 an old vintage envelope serves as a pocket for a tag.
 More pockets.
 An old Air Mail envelope.
 Another bag for photos.
 I used lots of vintage Ledger paper.



Sunday, September 21, 2014

Bonjour Paris Mini Album

The Bonjour Mini Album is finished. I did this album kit for Gladys over at Heart of a Gipssy Soul Designs. Be sure to check out her Etsy Store:
https://www.etsy.com/shop/gardenofedenlife1?ref=l2-shopheader-name

 I used some sheer ribbon and twine on the binding.
 This album is full of chipboard die pieces.
 I used burlap in several places.
 This is a really large album.
 Photo mattes and pockets throughout. 
 I love the pleated burlap band.
 Coffee sleeves make great pockets.

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Remember Me Mini Album

Hi everyone!
I do hope you are enjoying this wonderful Sunday. I wanted to share the Remember Me Mini Album I completed for a custom order last week.

Remember Me Mini Album

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Botanical Tea Envelope Mini Album

Happy Tuesday everyone!!
I wanted to share my latest album using the Botanical Tea collection from Graphic 45 and a fantastic tutorial from Cassie Keith on YouTube.
Here is the link to Cassie's tutorial : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bwKnsz9-_5o


Botanica Tea Mini Album

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Mini Album Booklet Tutorial

Happy Sunday!!! I hope your day is going great. I have the booklet tutorial uploaded and wanted to share it with you. I will be doing a binding tutorial in the next 2 to 3 weeks. Enjoy!

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Vintage Love Story Journal

I hope everyone is enjoying this beautiful Sunday!!  I just finished my "Vintage Love Story" Journal Book in which I used some awesome metal pieces from  myfairytreasures.etsy.com   I love the way it finished out. Angie from over at myfairytreasures asked me to be a guest designer for February and I fell in love with her product. Please be sure to go and check her Etsy shop out. Her prices are reasonable and you I assure you that you won't be disappointed.

Here are some of the metals from myfairytreaures.etsy.com.
The front cover. Vintage love! 
I created a pocket for the envelope that has a butterfly metal piece and on the upper left side you will see a long flower metal piece also. Simply elegant!!

Plenty of tags in this journal.
I did add a few of Prima's tag pieces in the book.
Here is a metal key from myfairytreasures shop.

Plenty of places to write your plans for Sun. thru Sat.

Very Vintage pages.

Pages for just journaling.

More journaling pages.
Both top and bottom pages hold envelopes hat have the beautiful metal pieces.
Look at the bottom right and you will see a long flower metal piece.


Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Typography Mini Album

Here is the Typography Mini Album that I finished up this last weekend. It is made just like the Couture album with just a couple of differences. Both these collections were so much fun to work with.
 It has a twine binding with some seam binding.
 There are several booklets and photo mattes.
 Added a large pocket to place photos in.
 Very interactive.
A kraft envelope holds 4 tags.
 Lage pocket here holds a flip photo matte.
Back cover.