Friday, 20 October 2017

Christmas Scrapbook Layout

Our final retreat project is Debbi's Christmas layout that featured a clever use of a C5 envelope to create more room for photos and journalling


Christmas Scrapbook Layout
Designed by Debbi Glennie for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Materials:
Diamond White Card
Green Card
Guardsman Red Card
Red A5 envelope
Sizzix Noel die
Tim Holtz scribbly Christmas stamps
Tim Holtz handwritten holidays 3 stamps
Distress ink
Versamark ink
Tartan ribbon

White detail embossing powder

Thursday, 19 October 2017

Typography Binder

Charlotte finished off her retreat classes with another of her favourite Graphic 45 projects, this time it was a handy binder...

Typography Binder
Designed by Charlotte Mitchell for Papeterie Crafts Retreats


Graphic 45 Paper
Kraft Binder
Iced Silver Panel
Tim Holtz Letters
Tim Holtz Arrow Die
Tim Holtz Distress Inks

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Christmas Cards

Some more of Jean's stunning christmas card designs


Christmas Cards
Designed by Jean Ingram for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Materials Used:
Sue Wilson Vintage Bauble
Sue Wilson Portuguese Collection - Lisbon
Sue Wilson Poinsettia
Sue Wilson Festive Collection - Holly Sprays

Heartfelt Creations Bella Rose

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Spooky Canvas

Debbi drew the images she wanted to use for her spooky creation, and we have included her drawings in a special halloween pack available to buy in the shop.


Spooky Canvas
Designed by Debbi Glennie for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Materials:
MDF tile
Oyster Contour card
Halloween topper sheet on Diamond White Card
Distress Inks
Visible Image, Winter Tree Stamp
Archival Ink
Foam tape
Opalite Ink
Black Distress or Chalk paint
Grey Promarkers

Monday, 16 October 2017

Circular Stacking Boxes

This is a project we were all very excited to reveal to our retreaters because it features our EXCLUSIVE Monsieur McCoo stamps and Scottish scrapbook paper range...


Circular Stacking Boxes
Designed by Charlotte Mitchell for Papeterie Crafts Retreats


Boxes
Exclusive Mccoo Stamp
Water Colour Paper
Tim Holtz Distress Pens
Tissue Tape
Exclusive Tartan Papers
Circular dies
Tim Holtz Letters
Stickles

String

Sunday, 15 October 2017

Paper Based Calendar

A beautiful easel card style calendar, can be used year after year - just replace the calendar tab...

Paper based Calendar Project
Designed by Jean Ingram for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Materials Used:
Backing Papers from The Potting Shed
Sue Wilson Cascading Butterflies
Sue Wilson Star Flower Cluster

Corner Die

Saturday, 14 October 2017

Zippy Notebook

Debbi loves to alter a notebook, this time she chose muted tones and used an unusual item ..... a zip!


Zippy Notebook
Designed by Debbi Glennie for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Materials:
Notebook
Zip
Lace binding
Oyster Contour Card
Distress Inks
Buttons
Tim Holtz Spinner
Tim Holtz Dies: ticket strip, mini tickets, layered butterfly and butterfly duo
Tim Holtz alterations doily embossing folder
Tim Holtz stamps dapper and mini motivation

Friday, 13 October 2017

Multi Frames

Charlotte's love of Halloween certainly shines through in this clever use of tiny frames...


Multi Frames
Designed by Charlotte Mitchell for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Tim Holtz Crazy Birds
Tim Holtz Witches Hat
Tim Holtz Boo Die
Tim Holtz Bottle Die
Tim Holtz Fence Die
Googly Eyes
Tim Holtz Halloween Stamps
Coloured Stickles
Clear Embossing Powder
Glossy Accents
Stencils
Orange Acrylic Paint
Various Wooden Frames
Silicone

Tim Holtz Distress Inks

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Easel Cards

Easel cards are always very popular with crafters, I think it's because they look more complicated than they are.


Easel Cards
Designed by Jean Ingram for Papeterie Crafts Retreats


Materials used:
Patterned Backing Paper
Sue Wilson Delicate Daisies
My own design backing papers on two of the cards using stencils and inks
Creative Expression Butterflies
Spellbinders Fancy Tags Three
Sue Wilson Poinsettia
Spellbinders Holly Motif

Wednesday, 11 October 2017

Winter Lantern

This was one of the most popular of Debbi's classes, with a simple uncluttered design that can be customised to suit any decor


Lantern
Designed by Debbi Glennie for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Materials:

MDF lantern
Chalk paint
Distress Inks
Pearlescent Vellum
Chocolate Card
Bloom Paper
Emerald Paper
Tim Holtz Tattered Poinsettia die
Sue Wilson birch tree forest die
Frayed Burlap Stickles

Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Charlotte's Scrapbook Layout

I just love this super cute christmas layout, Charlotte has featured her gorgeous chihuahua Loix (pronounced lewie)


Scrapbook Layout
Designed by Charlotte Mitchell for Papeterie Crafts Retreats


12x12 Trim Craft Papers
MDF Snowflakes
Clips
Corrugated Card
Burlap
Flowers
Tim Holtz Distress Inks

Monday, 9 October 2017

Family Christmas Cards

This was the first of Jean's christmas card classes at the retreat, this time she focussed on family.


Christmas Cards
Designed by Jean Ingram for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Materials used:
Dotted Embossing Folder
Sue Wilson Poinsettia
Sizzix Holiday Greens
Impex Skeleton Leaves
Sue Wilson scalloped oval
Sue Wilson Happy Christmas

Sunday, 8 October 2017

Drawer Storage

Deb created this simply decorated storage drawers, some of the retreaters chose to have theirs vertically because #IYP (It's Your Project! for the uninitiated)

Drawer Storage
Designed by Debbi Glennie for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Materials:

4 drawer storage unit
Chalk paint
MME patterned papers
Chalkboard adhesive card
Flower punches
Circle punch
Buttons


Saturday, 7 October 2017

Spell Book

This is Charlotte's favourite project, 2 of her favouritest things... Graphic 45 and Halloween all rolled into one - and I have to say, I'm pretty sad I didn't get to do this class.


Spell Book
Designed by Charlotte Mitchell for Papeterie Crafts Retreats


MDF Book Box
Graphic 45 Papers

Tim Holtz Distress Inks

Friday, 6 October 2017

Everyday Cards

Jean created some spectacular everyday cards to kick off classes on day 2 of the retreat


Every Day Cards
Designed by Jean Ingram for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Materials Used:
Sue Wilson Scalloped Oval
Flower Punch
Butterfly Punch
Sue Wilson Bows

Tim Holtz Thinlits scribbles

Thursday, 5 October 2017

Octagonal Frame

Deb is a big advocate of printing off photos and displaying them - we sell reams of photo paper at bargain prices at the shop, so there's no excuse not to.


Octagonal Frame
Designed by Debbi Glennie for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Materials:
Octagonal frame
Chalk paint
Scribbly Insects stamps
Archival Ink
Distress Markers
Foil Tape
Embossing Folder
Distress Paint
Tim Holtz Butterfly Duo die and embossing folder

Wednesday, 4 October 2017

Christmas House

Charlotte decided not to use Graphic 45 papers for this project to everyones surprise, and I think it looks amazing. Char demonstrated 3 different techniques to create snow effects to her retreaters.

Christmas House
Designed by Charlotte Mitchell for Papeterie Crafts Retreats



Wooden House
12x12 Trim Craft Papers
Sue Wilson Forest Friends Stamps
Sue Wilson Forest Friends Dies
Scrabble tiles
Tim Holtz Noel Die
White Embossing Powder
White Fragments
Black Acrylic Paint
Pine Cones
Gilding Wax

Black Card

Tuesday, 3 October 2017

Birthday Cards

Jean finished off day one of the retreat with a selection of birthday cards


Birthday Cards
Designed by Jean Ingram for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Materials used:
Sue Wilson Fillables - Jewelled Heart
Sue Wilson Scalloped Oval
Small Butterfly Punch
Spellbinders Fancy Framed Tags One
Sue Wilson Finishing Touches - Lily of the Valley
Sue Wilson Finishing Touches - Hobnail Vase

Monday, 2 October 2017

Mini Album

Because Debbi loves a mini album!
Deb likes to find new and clever quirks to incorporate in her mini albums to make them a little different, this one has hidden hinges to the pages, so all the untidy bits are hidden from sight.



Mini Album
Designed by Debbi Glennie for Papeterie Crafts Retreats

Materials:
Chocolate pearlescent card
Printed Papers

Sunday, 1 October 2017

Canvas

Charlotte put a different spin on a pretty canvas with the use of lots of papers


Canvas
Designed by Charlotte Mitchell for Papeterie Crafts Retreats


Canvas
Tim Holtz Window Die
Tim Holtz Bird & Branch Die
Tim Holtz Fence Die
Graphic 45 Papers
Tim Holtz Letters
Pearls
Butterfly Punch
Texture Paste
Stencils
Gold Embossing Powder
Versa Mark

Tim Holtz Distress Inks

Christmas Scrapbook Layout