Saturday, November 18, 2017

LLC June Workshop - Manger Holiday Step Card

La-la Land Crafts June 2017  two day Workshop was held in Carmel, California.  There were 12 projects specifically designed by Irina, Owner and Designer for La-la Land Crafts
Day 2, Project # 9: This style is called a "step" card making a holiday scene.  Card size is 5-1/2" x 4-1/4".  Shimmer card stock based used with a solid Gold card stock for all the die cutting. Lots of shine on this card.  Dies used for this card: Manger Border, Three Kings, Stitched Merry, Merry Christmas, North Star, Stitched Nested Circle and Double Stitched Hills which can be found here. 
Card side view:
Front panel: "Negative" of the Stitched Hills used under the step panel. "Christmas" is die cut twice and off set. Shimmer card stock panel lines are embossed using the score board.
Second/middle panel: Three Kings Die tucked behind the Stitched Hills. Shimmer card stock panel lines is embossed using a score board.
Back panel: Back panel is a 5-1/4" x 4" Shimmer card stock. On top is a 5" x 3-3/4" Shimmer card stock that has been embossed 1/8" to make lines using a scor board.  Criss cross lines made for the backgrounnd.  Layer on a Shimmer Stitched Circle. Top layer is Manger Border die cut on Gold card stock with a adhesive rhinestone.
Fully extended (card flat) is 5-1/4" x 11". Each layer can be easily seen here:
Not only is this card a step card, it also "opens" as a "regular" card. Stitched Nested Circle used with the North Star die. White mat is embossed using a score board.
Thank you for stopping by today to visit.  A couple more products from the Carmel Workshop so stay tuned..............

Thursday, November 16, 2017

LLC June Workshop - Birthday Robots Tall Card

La-la Land Crafts June 2017  two day Workshop was held in Carmel, California.  There were 12 projects specifically designed by Irina, Owner and Designer for La-la Land Crafts
Day 2, Project # 8: Not a fan of robots but this card really turned out so cute and adorable so now I am a converted fan. Card size is 5" x 8-3/4".  Dies used to make this card: Stitched Clouds Border, Double Stitched Hills, Hanging Stars, Heart Space Ship, Presents Border, Steampunk Border, Double Stitched Circles which can be found here.  The patterned paper really works well for this card.  
Stamp and pop Birthday Robots La-la Land Crafts stamp set.  Copic colors used: 
Silver (Body): CO, C1, C3, C5
Bronze (Antenna, Eye sprockets, Ear, Hearts, Shoes, Hand, Lips, Pant): E81, E84, E87
Blue (Eyes, Hat): BOO, B01, B02, B06
Green (Present, Hat, Balloon): YG01, YG03, G94
Pink (Present bow): R81, R83, R85
Add Glossy Accents to the Hearts, Balloon, Eyes, and Eye sprockets.
Stitched Clouds is die cut at an angle to create this card effect: each layer is popped.  Tuck the Heart Spaceship underneath the clouds. The Steampunk Border is tucked into the card sides under the black card stock mat. 
Here the Present Border is die cut twice. Black card stock is off set. Double Stitched Hills is popped.
Card inside: of course, not plain white!  
Top of the card inside is the "negative" of the die cut Double Stitched Hills from the card outside. Add one of the Double Stitched Circle and Hanging Star with an adhesive rhinestone.
Thank you for stopping by today. Stay tuned for more proejcts from the Carmel Workshop.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

LLC June Workshop - Poinsettia Monetary Wreath Card

La-la Land Crafts June 2017  two day Workshop was held in Carmel, California.  There were 12 projects specifically designed by Irina, Owner and Designer for La-la Land Crafts
Day 2, Project # 7: a Holiday card for all to enjoy.  Size is 8" x 4-1/2". The card base is a heavy weight slightly textured off white card stock. Dies used for this card are: Joy, Poinsettia Wreath, Filigree Elements, Scallop Bracket , Postage Stamps which all can be found here.
Here's a closer look at the card front main image:  Use the score board to make the embossed lines on the off white mat layered on top of the popped Postage Stamp Gold card stock.  Add adhesive rhinestones in the Poinsettia centers. Tuck the Filigree Elements underneath the popped Postage Stamp die, then add adhesive rhinestones.
Use the Scallop Bracket die cut in off white card stock and gold card stock to make the side decoration. Add adhesive rhinestones.  Note the off white mat on top of the gold card stock has been embossed using the score board.
Card inside:
Here's a closer look: It is a pocket larger enough for a gift card or money!
Thank you for stopping by today to visit. Stay tuned for more projects from the Carmel Workshop.

Sunday, November 12, 2017

LLC June Workshop - Coffee Break Marci Boxed Album

La-la Land Crafts June 2017  two day Workshop was held in Carmel, California.  There were 12 projects specifically designed by Irina, Owner and Designer for La-la Land Crafts
Day 1, Project # 6: finished project size is 6-1/4" x 7" x 1-1/2". Die details are listed at the end of this post. Front of the boxed album has a 3mm black foam used to pop up the decorative mat. The glitter decorative paper used for the front makes this project feminine.  
Album Box back:
Album Box side showing the easel:
Boxed album top is embellished with die cut Skyline Boarder using decorative paper and also LLC Chipboard positioned off set so it shows a shadow. Ranger's Glossy Accents is added to the windows for some shine. 
Coffee Break Marci Copic colors used:
Hair: W2, W4, W6, W8, W10
Face: E000, E00, E21, E13, E04, R30, R20, R21
Skirt, Headband, Shoes: E70, E71, E74, E79
Cup and Socks: E51, E53, E55, E57
Cup Lid, Sleeves: W3
Top, Headband (dots), and Pants: RV00, RV02, R85
Color and pop cut image.
Die cut Double Stitched Circles used to stamp the message:
Die cut Banners embellish the top right corner. Peeking out is a die cut Postage Stamp which has been die cut in LLC Chipboard, then inked with Ranger's Vintage Photo.
Coffee Cup die using decorative paper and also cut using LLC Chipboard in the back, then popped with foam squares. The coffee beans are die cut using the LLC Chipboard, then inked with Ranger's Vintage Photo Ink. Results looks good, eh?
The lamp post is another example of die cutting using the LLC Chipboard, then inking with Ranger's Vintage Photo ink. For the lamp post lights: adhesive Silver Glitter Vinyl used (which also can be purchased from the LLC on line store).  
The Album spine has die cut Heart Handles cut in black card stock and LLC Chipboard.
Remove the inside album to reveal:
There are the 6 inside pages: page size is 5-1/2" x 5-1/2"side,. Inside page has a slant pocket.
Page 2 has a flip out page:
Here is the page flipped:
Page 4 and 5. Photos can slide underneath the band. 
This embellishment is a "Kraft Fry Box" used to hold photos. A inked Kraft Doilie is inserted.
Here's a closer look at the Fry Box.
Page 6 and 7
Page 7 flips down:
Another "Fry Box":
And, another band:
Pages 10 and 11:
Page 11 flips out to the right:
Last page and inside back
Album back:
List of dies used for this project:
Coffee Cup, Coffee Beans Heart, Street Lamp, Skyline border, Stitched Pennants, Postage Stamp, Cameo Frames, Build-a-Frame Stitched Large, Stitched Tags, Heart Handles, Shabby Flourishes, Stitched Nested Circles, Double Stitched Circles, and Pierced Scallop Circles. All dies can be found here.

Thank you for stopping by today to visit. Stay tuned for projects from Day 2 at the Carmel Workshop.

Friday, November 10, 2017

LLC June Workshop - Spiral Christmas Tree Card

La-la Land Crafts June 2017  two day Workshop was held in Carmel, California.  There were 12 projects specifically designed by Irina, Owner and Designer for La-la Land Crafts
This is Project 5, Day 1. Card base is a shimmery Ivory card stock - all papers provided at the workshop. LLC Dies used for this project are: Spiral Christmas Tree, Spring Flourish, Pierced Scallop Circles, and Double Stitched Circles.  All dies used can be found here. Finished card size: 6-1/2" x 6".
Spiral Christmas Tree is die cut using LLC Chipboard and the shimmery paper. A Kraft paper Doily is used as one of the mats.  Piercd Scallop Circle is popped with a 3mm foam sheet cut in a circle. The only patterned paper used is within the circle on this card.
Add an adhesive rhinestone to the top of the tree:
Card inside:
Thank you for stopping by to visit. Stay tuned for more projects from the Carmel workshop.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

LLC June Workshop - Sitting Marci Hinged Box

La-la Land Crafts June 2017  two day Workshop was held in Carmel, California.  There were 12projects specifically designed by Irina, Owner and Designer for La-la Land Crafts.
This project #4, Day 1.  This is a spectacular project made completely from using paper.....so cool! Finished project is 6-1/4" x 5-1/2" x 2-1/2". Here's the front (top).  Embellished with paper roses and pink doilies in each area.  A list fo the dies used for thisproject at the end of this post.
Front with metal closure:
Sitting Marci Copic colors used:
Hair: W2, W4, W6, W8, W10
Face: E000, E00, E21, E13, E04, R30, R20, R21
Hairband, top shoe flowers: RVoo, RV02, C3, RV34 and White Gel Pen
Skirt, Shoe, Heart: BG10, BG11, BG53, BG72
A closer look at the paper flowers
On the bottom right corner is a metal key, button with tied twine bow. Dot the die cut fence with Viva Gold Pen.
Here shows the die cut Birdhouse in card stock and LLC Chipboard. On top of the birdhouse sits the Love Dove also die cut in card stock and LLC Chipboard. Flower Border die cut in card stock and decorative paper have adhesive pearls in the center.
Metal embellishments are in each corner:
A closer look at the front closure. Metal is made from 2 separate pieces and sits on Circle dies.
Open the hinged box to reveal the inside: The edges are using the Build-a-Frame Stitched Large and Build-a-Frame-Fancy Large dies.
Here's a closer look and you can see the hinge on the inside, too:
Outside box and hinge:
Underside of the box has wooden feet:
LLC Dies used for this project:
Spring Window, Flower Border, Birdhouse, Spring Blossoms Small, Cherry Blossom Branch, Shabby Flourishes, Love Doves,Picket Fence, Cameo Frames, Filigree Elements Border, Build-a-Frame Stitched large, Build-a-Frame Fancy Large, Stitched Nested Circles, Double Stitched Circles.  All these dies can be found here.

Thank you for stopping by today to visit. Stay tuned for another project from the Carmel Workshop.