Graphic 45 Design Team Audition 2015

Project #1

This project is a baby album for a girl made for my sister-in-law

The paper is a mixture of 2 paper pads – colorbok, and i believe DCWV, I am unsure of the exact names of the pads.  This book is 6″x8″ and the insides are made out of file folders.  This is an original design.  The metallic parts are made with aluminum foil tape (made to be used on ducts) – the strips on the outside of the spine are punched with Martha Stewart’s ‘petal hearts’ around the page punch, the edging on the front and back cover are done with the Martha Stewart ‘rain drop’ edge punch.  The tags in the book are punched with the Martha Stewart ‘Garden Gate’ deep edge punch, and the butterflies are from the large monarch punch.  Each pocket has a tag numbered 1-6… one for each of the first 6 months.  The inside back cover has a pullout area with more pockets, tags and journaling spots.

Project #2

This project is a Man’s folio with an altered composition book.  It is 9×11″ in size.  The base of the folio is Kraft-tex so that it is sturdy, and will last for a long time.  The paper is Graphic 45 ‘A Proper Gentleman’.  It has a pocket on the inside front cover which contains 3 mini file folders.  It has a second pocket on the inside back cover witch the composition book slides into.  The flap that hold it shut uses magnets as the closure.  This is an original design.

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Project #3

This project is an ATC (Artist trading card) made with paper from the Graphic 45 ‘By the sea’ collection.  This was a kit that came with several paper options, the trinket, twine, ribbon etc.  I don’t know what it was supposed to look like, but this is how i put it together. it is 2 1/2″x3″

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Project #4

This project is a recipe album of my own design.  It uses Graphic 45 ‘Steampunk Spells’ paper line, and Tim Holtz ring binder.  It is 5″x7″

Project #5 (an extra)

This is a video of my take on a mini album i saw made in two different ways on 2 different You Tube channels – so i made a video of my spin on it and linked both ladies versions on it.  This uses Graphic 45’s ‘T’was the night before Christmas’ line of paper.  It is 5″x7″ and has tags and pockets with a magnet closure


2 thoughts on “Graphic 45 Design Team Audition 2015

  1. Samantha, Thanks for sharing your lovely work with us! Wonderful work. Thanks for submitting to our Design Team. Happy Papercrafting! ~Charee & Joanna

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