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Simple Grid Layout + Process Video

Hello and Happy Monday!  Today I am sharing a simple grid layout + process video creating the layout.  I used the lovely Echo Park Story of Christmas as the basis of my layout, watch below! Echo Park Story of Christmas 3×4 Journal Cards Echo Park Story of Christmas Holly Echo Park…

Fabulous Fall Leaves

Hi Friends!  Happy Tuesday!  I have another process video for you, featuring the new company Photo Play Paper and their beautiful Autumn Day line.  Are you ready for lots and lots of fabulous fall leaves, layers and ink splatters?  Read on! Photo Play Autumn Day Foxes Photo Play Autumn Day…

Decorated Borders on Cards

Hello there! It’s Kristie Larsen here again today to share with you some tips on how to add decorate borders to your cards! I love this little technique. It adds a fun twist to your regular card designing. Here are the products used in this project: My Favorite Things Jumbo…

Starting From Scraps: Layout + Cards

Happy Tuesday!  My starting point for today’s layout is scraps.  I had several leftovers from another project in the same size and wanted to use them up, so I created a layout + cards starting from scraps. For my Starting from Scraps: Layout + Cards you’ll need: Dear Lizzy Daydreamer…

Do What Works!

Hi Guys!  It’s Tuesday and I’m going to do what works for me!  This is a layout style that I go back to again and again because it works, I can scrap it quickly and even though I’m doing a look I’ve done before, I can still change it enough…

Distress Ink Blending

Good day to you! It’s Kristie Larsen here and I wanted to share with you one of my favorite ways to add color to a card background, in a few easy steps with Distress Ink blending. The products used in this project: Tim Holtz Distress Ink mini cubes Tim Holtz…

Die Cuts Layout Video

Hi and Happy Tuesday!  I made a video showing how this Simple Stories layout that’s all about die cuts came together. Here’s what I used in my die cuts layout video: Simple Stories Enchanted Once Upon A Time Simple Stories Enchanted True Love’s Kiss Simple Stories Enchanted Bits and Pieces…

Neon backgrounds

Hello there! Welcome back to another ADML post. It’s Kristie Larsen again. How has your week been? Mine has been a bit crazy with traveling and jet lag but I’m back in Singapore now and ready to share with you a little card with neon backgrounds created Products used in…

Summertime Two Page Layout

Summertime.  It’s just around the corner and the Doodlebug Sunkissed line got me in the mood to make a sweet summertime two page layout.  There’s a few different techniques to this two-page spread:  using spray inks, die-cutting, banner-making and of course, layering! Doodlebug Sunkissed Fun in the Sun Doodlebug Sunkissed…

Dimensional Scrapbook Layout

Happy Tuesday!  I’m sharing a scrapbook page made using lots of foam adhesive to create a completely dimensional scrapbook layout!  Simple Stories Vintage Bliss and a few different types of adhesive provided me the perfect items for my page. Simple Stories Vintage Bliss Big Smile Simple Stories Vintage Bliss Expressions…