Step by Step Saturday with Karola Witczak

Hello Glitzers!! It’s Karola here with new Saturday Step By Step post for you!
I really don’t know whether you can find something special, really magic at my works, I  always think that the final effect (finished layout) presents everything. However for today I prepared the post about how to create the layout - step by step.
I hope that I will be able to encourage you to playing with my favorite techniques and effects – layering, fussy cutting and creating dimension.
So, lets’ start! Today we will working with one of the newest Cashmere Dame collection – it’s stunning!!
1. Prepare two papers which will be a background. I chose these papers.
2. Next cut one of papers in a half (6 x12 inches) and adhere it in onto the lower part of the layout. Prepare another one paper – if you like to create a “matting” of your background. I love this way, it’s seems to me that then the whole composition is close.
3. Ink the edges of your background and adhere it.
4. Cut out a few elements from papers. Fortunately the Cashmere Dame collection has quite a lot of elements perfect for fussy cutting  we must use it! Then on the left side of your cut-outs put some 3d foam tape or 3d cubes… just something dimensional.
5. Using circle puncher cut out a few circles (2 “) from the same collection.
6. And then – using your favorite embossing folder and your die-cutting/embossing machine – emboss a pattern on the circles. Ink the edges.

7. Now we can finally start creating the arrangement on our page. I started with sticking two decorative borders in the middle of the layout.

 

8. Next I added photo (with matting), cut-outs and embossed circles. I always have a huge fun creating layers!
9. I found the piece of the turquoise tulle in my stash, it’s from the Dance In Sunshine collection. I decided to use it as the delicate background up to paper flowers.
10. It’s a high time for finishing touch. I added beautiful flowers, one more circle with journaling and some 3d paint dots.
And here is the FINAL EFFECT – “Dreamer” layout:
Glitz Design Product used:
  • Glitz Design Cashmere Dame Papers: Gingham, Honeycomb, Chevron, Floral, Banner
  • Glitz Design Beautiful Dreamer Title Stickers
  • Glitz Design Dance In Sunshine Trim Pack
Thanks for visit us on Glitz Design blog today! Have a wonderfu weekend!!
~~ Karola ~~

21 thoughts on “Step by Step Saturday with Karola Witczak

  1. You’ve been one of my favorite scrappers for awhile now, so I’m really happy to see you sharing your process!! Also I love this paper collection. I’ve been stalking my lss waiting for them to receive it.

  2. Beautiful layout! I love the embossed circles, it adds a nice texture. The pearl maker looks neat! Im going to have to look that product up, it looks like something I would like to add to my collection of supplies!

  3. WoWZERs!! This ABSOLUTELY STUNNING Karola.. BUT! then again all your work is!! I really LOVE how you embossed the circles!! Great idea!! & TFS!!

  4. Wow! Thanks for this step-by-step. Gorgeous layout! I have these papers on my desk,with a photo waiting to scrap, and this design has really inspires me! THANK YOU!

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