Friday, February 21, 2014

February Off the Page Project by Angel Rodrigue

My Creative Scrapbook design team member Angel Rodrigue is here today featuring our February Off the Page Project Kit!

Here's Angel:

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This month I got to create with February's Off the Page Kit! Below is the steps I took to create my altered clipboard.. I got to use Prima Optimist!


 First I painted the edges of my clip board with black acrylic paint as shown here..

 

Next I cut down that paper that I wanted to use to cover the clipboard and used wet glue to adhere it down. Then I put a coat of modge podge to protect my paper.


Next I wet glued Lace across the clipboard and on the clip itself as shown here..Then I made a bow using the ribbon in the kit along with my drop off piece of lace. I then glued a rose in the center of that.


I knew I want this clipboard to be functional. So I added a sticky note pad to the bottom right corner. I wrapped ribbon around it and add another rose to the center. I then stamped the word at the bottom of my sticky pad using the stamp that was in the kit as well. About it is a piece of chipboard and a brad in the center as a embellishment.


Then on the left side at the bottom of the clip board I colored in two clothes pins that you can get just about anywheres and I glittered them up with stickles .This will hold the 2014 calendar.


Here is the calender. I printed it out from my computer cut them and matted them on cardstock with two different colors.Here is the site I got them from in case you want these as well.. Calender


I used the leftover packaging to make a pocket for my extra month calenders and have that attached to the back of my board.


Next I want to add a family picture of my and my main man. I added a grouping of flowers and chipbaord pieces that was from the kit.I also Painted the wooden words in this kit as well.


I also Tucked in a Pen under the ribbon of the sticky Notes for easy grabs..


Oh I must tell you this kit was very fun to play with. You can make your clipboard any way you like. Just have fun with it.

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