Saturday, April 19, 2014

Happy Easter ~Alice’s Tea Cup~ NYC

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We were in New York City and had lunch at Alice’s Tea Cup and what a cute place.  Here are some photos of our lunch:

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Happy Easter!  ~♥Hugz, Zandra♥

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Ustream tonight~Campers Tent & Bathing Suit Mini Album

Tonight I will show some of the things I got over the weekend from the Scrapbook Expo.  I also, will be sharing what I did with the Indigo Blu Flakes from Scrapadabadoo

A sneek peek of the Campers Tent and front cover of the mini album:

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And we will continue with the bathing suit mini album for the cabana using Graphic 45’s collection By the Sea.  Hope to see you there.  ~♥Hugz, Zandra♥

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Try It On Tuesdays ~Challenge Folds

This week on Try It On Tuesday the challenge is more than one fold.  I created this card with my die and stamp Tiki Room from Local King Rubber Stamp.   I created the folds with my Martha Stewart scor board. 
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Be sure to check out the other design team members creation and don’t forget about the DT call for TIOT.  Have a great week and come and play.  ~♥Hugz, Zandra♥

Friday, April 11, 2014

Easter Basket~Primrose for Scrapadabadoo

My first design team project for Scrapadabadoo is making this Easter Basket using the Primrose collection from BoBunny. 
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I created the roses using Harty Clay Air Dry clay and used Cheery Lynn die as well as Martha Stewart Butterfly and butterfly scallop punches.
To create the basket you will need one piece of cardstock and one pattern paper:
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You will cut your paper 10” x 11”  you will use the 1” x 12” for the handle. 
Then score on the 10 inch side at 3 1/4” x 6 3/4”
You will score your paper on the 11 inch side 3 1/2” & 7 1/2”
then mark the 4” square in the middle at the 2” and cut the triangle piece. 
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Cut 1’” on each side to the score mark and then cut 3  into 3/4” strips to the score.
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Assemble as follow:
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Glue the 1” piece together overlapping about 1/4”
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To decorated the eggs, I used the plastic eggs and covered with dictionary pages, glitter, added seam binding and Wild Orchard Craft flowers.  
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So, I hope you give this a try and decorate as you wish.  Have a great weekend.  ~♥Hugz, Zandra♥

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

DESIGN TEAM CALL~TRY IT ON TUESDAY

Just a quick post to remind you there is still time to have a chance to join the Try It On Tuesday team. 

It will run until the 20th of April.

If you are interested  in joining an easy going creative team please add D.T. to your entry to the challenge here.  The challenge this week is anything with beads.  Come and play and good luck!  ~♥Hugz, Zandra♥

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Exciting News~Scrapadabadoo Design Team

I’m so excited and very honored to be chosen for the design team for Scrapadabadoo.  Barrie and Carol are the sweetest and will go far and beyond to find what you want.  They have a great online store and great customer service.  I’m so glad to be able to work with all the design teams girls.  Congrats!  Enjoy the weekend as mine has already started out to be fabulous.  ~♥Hugz, Zandra♥

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Ustream Class~By the Sea Cabana and Mini

Tonight we start the cabana and mini using Graphic 45’s collection By the Sea.  Tonight I hope to have the cabana done and start the mini album next week.  So, I have created a pdf file for this class which you can purchase for $10.00 just email me at scrapstobeauty@aol.com   supplies you will need for tonight are:
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3 pieces of chipboard
connector/hinges strips (I'll be using 1 1/2 inch strips)
blue ink (I used Graphic 45-Decades Ink BonVoyage Blue) 
By the Sea 12 x 12 collectionn pad
Becon 3-n-1 liquid glue
scor tape
pencil
ruler
whatever you use to cut your chipboard
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I will be making the girl from the pdf file tonight instead of this girl so you can see which one you prefer?  Remember, this is my first ever 3-D construction so be kind…lol  Should be a lot of fun so join me tonight at 8:00pm EST on my Ustream channel.  Just click on the upper right hand corner and it will take you there.  See ya tonight!  ~♥Hugz, Zandra♥