Thursday, April 18, 2013

Mixed Media Journal

Hello everyone!

I thought I would share this fun mixed media book with you today. I used products from Canvas Corp, 7gypsies, and Tattered Angels!

For the cover I used 7gypsies collage tape which be still my heart comes in several designs! I simply collaged the tape for my cover pattern.






The roses are simple rolled paper but I kicked mine up a bit by using Tattered Angels Suede paper, 7gypsies ephemera, and a 7gypsies Swiss dots stamps on Tattered Angels Brushed Cotton paper.







For the binding of my book I used 7gypsies pins and simply pinned them through each signature and threaded a piece of Tattered Angels brushed cotton paper through the pins. I the attached them to my covers using brads.








I love making pockets for my books, I created this pocket using the Suede Tattered Angels paper and glimmer mist. I love the ombré look!









7gypsies has so many yummy metals to play with, so I added a few to my cover!





Distressing with glimmer mist is a snap! No really, all you do is point and spray! The chalkboard mists are perfect for this because they tend to look much softer than traditional glimmer mist. Some of my favorite colors to distress with are, cardboard, decadence, clam bake, and Dijon.

Check out this grungy tag I distressed and stamped with some of the new 7gypsies cling mount stamps!



I'm in love with Canvas Corp envelopes! You will notice I use them quite a bit as they have become a staple for mini books! Try misting them! I also love the Canvas Corp Kraft basics papers. They can be mixed matched with just about any patterned paper!





Thank you all for stopping in today, don't forget to leave a comment on the Tattered Angels, 7gypsies, and Canvas Corp Facebook pages! We will be picking a winner on each page at random to win some awesome new goodies! Also check back often as we will be posting more techniques each week and even some "how to" videos!

Xoxo
Marion Smith

88 comments:

Anne said...

Graphite is my favorite, but love the Dijon that you used here, too!

michelle said...

Amazing i love this project!

Riikka Kovasin said...

Love that binding you've created! so innovative!

Sandra Perez said...

Love this book, the colors remind me of the beach...

Lisa's Scrap Site said...

I Love your Book, Peacock was my favorite,but,now I want to get some Dijon!

Christy64 said...

Beautiful book.I just recently bought some 7 gypsie products,they add that extra pop to my layouts and other projects.The tattered Angels is awesome.I use it alot and my Grand-daughter used it all the time.Canvas Corp is great also.I love the paper and well I just love it all.:)Thank you for sharing and I can't wait to see more.have a great weekend.

Peggy Lee said...

whooo I so love this project Marion, love all the awesome products!!!! love the glimmer and cool binding for your book....roll paper flowers are awesome.

Rea' said...

What a fun journal...love this binding and the flowers !

Natasha Acevedo said...

I love the project and the paper is beautiful, so are the flowers, did you make them yourself?

Kathi said...

Wow. Thanks for a glimpse into all the pages of your fabulous mini-book!

Gorgeous!

Papertangler said...

My fave Tattered Angels is Glimmer Mists. Canvas Corp I love kraft card stocks.

Ilana Polakiewicz said...

So beautiful and original. Love it!

Mary W said...

The binding is so cool!

Rikayah Phillips said...

Love it!!

gma654 said...

Gonna have to try this..Beautiful!

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So pretty. I love that you are now working with these great products...

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