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It’s All About the Details Layout

Snow Days

Hi everyone!

Miae here to share with you a layout! I thought it would be nice to show some of the many ways I use Faber Castell® Design Memory Craft products to make or alter elements on my page. It can be the little details of a scrap page that personalizes it.

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To make the stars I layered strips of masking tape on cardstock, wrinkling as I went. Then I covered the tape with gesso.

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Next I used Gelatos® from the Red collection to color. I mixed and blended the colors with my fingers and a paintbrush.

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Lastly I punched out the stars to get my customized elements.

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Once I placed the stars on the layout I outlined some of them with the new Stamper’s Big White pen and Essential Pitt® pen.

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I altered my title banner with my Art Grip® Aquarelle Watercolor pencil and an Essential Pitt® Artist pen. I shaded the corners with the pencil and wet paintbrush then outlined the banner with the pen. Love that watercolor effect!

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As for the pennants, I mixed a bit of my Metallic Gelato® and water and used a dropper to get the droplet detail.

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As for the pennants, I mixed a bit of my Metallic Gelato® and water and used a dropper to get the droplet detail.

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For the background, I altered it with the Essential Pitt® Artist pen, the Art Grip® Aquarelle Watercolor pencil and some gesso. First I watered down the gesso and randomly flicked over the page. Next I used a stencil and the Essential Pitt® Artist pen for the alphas. Lastly, I created some darker blue shading detail with the Art Grip® Aquarelle Watercolor pencil and water brush.

Those are just some of so many ways we can use Faber Castell ® Design Memory Craft products to create unique details. What are some of your favorite ways?



Gelatos® (Guava, Bubble Gum, and Red Cherry)

Metallic Gelatos® (Metallic Blueberry)

Art Grip® Aquarelle Watercolor pencil (#147,153,251)

Essential Pitt® Artist Pen (XS, M, B)

Stamper’s Big White Pen (New!!)

Carta Bella cardstock Winter Fun line

Recollections star punch

Gesso, masking tape


Miae Rowe  Sometime ago I discovered this thing called scrapbooking and it's fair to say I'm an addict! I love color, I love texture, I love putting all that together! Life with my Aussie husband and our 2 daughters is full of plenty of adventures for me to photograph and get creative with...fodder for the fuel!










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Just amazing details! You're so artistic!

Loved all the ideas you shared!

I love everything you did! - The stenciling and coloring the background, the great idea for the stars (with tape) and your outlining - they add a punch of color, your outlining around your title and the photo, and your water-coloring. Really wonderful layout! Thanks for sharing.

Katie B.

What an extra few touches with pencils, pens, and gelatos can make such a huge difference!!!!! Looove the "gelato stars"!@!!!

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