Thursday, September 9, 2010
bzz agent; Have Fun and get Creative with Elmer's CraftBond & X-ACTO
This is my newest campaign I was invited to join at http://www.bzzagent.com/, It is called Elmers Crafter's Campaign. This is Essential crafting adhesives and tools at affordable prices, thanks to Elmer's CraftBond & X-ACTO.
I am so excited my package is on its way and I can not wait to see what kind of goodies I am going to get. The first week of the campaign I will be creating "MEDITERRANEAN THANK YOUS", these are the directions on how to make them. Once I get my supplies I will post pictures
"MEDITERRANEAN THANK YOUS"
DESIGNED BY: Craft Marketing Connections, Inc.
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate
TIME TO COMPLETE: 1-3 hours
APPROPRIATE FOR: Thank Yous and other Note Cards
PROJECT TYPE: Cardmaking
Elmer's® Products, Inc.:
CraftBond™ Extra Strength Glue Stick
CraftBond™ Glue Tape Runner, Permanent
CraftBond™ Foam Mounting Tape
CraftBond™ Glue Spots, Thin-small
CraftBond™ Glue Spots, 3D PopUp-medium
CraftBond™ Quick Dry Glue Dualtip Pen
CraftBond™ Gel Pens
X-ACTO® Designer 12" Rotary Paper Trimmer
X-ACTO® Designer 6" Precision Tip Scissors
X-ACTO® Designer Corner Rounder Punch
X-ACTO® Scallop Pack Decorative Edge Scissors
X-ACTO® Designer Circle Cutter
Five 12" x 12" coordinating scrapbook papers (or double-sided papers), orange/blue
Four black "Thank You" rub-ons
Ten orange 1/8" gemstones
Three black 1/16" gemstones
10" length of 1/4" wide decorative, blue trim
5/8" buttons: two blue, one orange
1/4" white brad
1.Use X-ACTO® Designer 12" Rotary Paper Trimmer to cut four 8 1/2" x 5 1/2" pieces. Fold into four cards measuring 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".
2.Refer to photo for embellishing cards using one or more of the following techniques, as desired.
Cut various rectangles of coordinating paper and use CraftBond™ Permanent Glue Tape Runner to attach.
Use X-ACTO® Designer Corner Rounder Punch to round edges on rectangles.
Trim edges with X-ACTO® Decorative Edge Scissors.
Tear along edges of rectangles to expose white paper inside for distressed look.
Apply rub-on words to rectangles according to manufacturer's instructions.
Double mount pieces, creating dimension by using CraftBond™ Foam MountingTape.
To make the flower, use X-ACTO® Designer Circle Cutter to cut three circles: 1 1/2", 2" and 2 1/2" in diameter. Tear 1/4" off edges. Layer circles and insert brad into center. Bend circle edges upward.
3.Refer to photo to assemble cards using the adhesives above as well as the following products:
Use X-ACTO® Designer 6" Precision Tip Scissors to cut fabric trim to correct length and attach to card using CraftBond™ Extra Strength Glue Stick.
Use Craft Bond™ Glue Spots Thin-small to attach buttons to card.
Use Craft Bond™ Quick Dry Glue Dualtip Pen to attach gemstones to cards.
Attach flower to front of card using Craft Bond™ Glue Spots, 3D PopUp medium.
Use CraftBond™ Gel Pens to write message inside cards.
Have Fun and get Creative with Elmer's CraftBond & X-ACTO!!!!