Step-by-Step Tutorial by Paige Evans

EllesStudio-PaigeEvans-SnapshotAre you guys ready to see how Paige Evans put together this super fun layout?! Paige is working with our exclusive May kit, cut files ,and printables, paired with our Cienna collection this month and has a really fun tutorial for us today!

EllesStudio-PaigeEvans-SnapshotDetailHere’s how she says this layout came together:EllesStudio-PaigeEvans-11. Die cut the stars cut file from Cienna patterned papers.

EllesStudio-PaigeEvans-22. Punch stars from Cienna patterned papers and add them to the mix.

EllesStudio-PaigeEvans-33. Watercolor circles on a white cardstock layout base.

EllesStudio-PaigeEvans-44. Lightly adhere the die cut and punched stars (matching color on like color) onto the watercolored circles.

EllesStudio-PaigeEvans-55. Zigzag stitch each star in place.

EllesStudio-PaigeEvans-66. Layer a photo in the middle over a journaling card and tuck die cuts and embellishments under the top right corner.

EllesStudio-PaigeEvans-77. Add more die cuts to the bottom left corner of the photo.

EllesStudio-PaigeEvans-88. Journal on the card with a light gray pen.

How fun and cute is that?! We love it, Paige! Thank you for sharing this fun tutorial with us today!

And remember, if this layout has inspired you, make sure you share your creations with us in our Member Gallery!


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  2. Stacie D says

    Love this LO! Beautiful idea to watercolor circles behind the cut file stars–it makes the page pop!

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