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September 26, 2016

A Monday for a DIY Notebook & Album!

  DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 4

Today, we have incredible ideas from our designers! Alexandra Morein and Elena Olinevich show you awesome notebooks and albums that will inspire you for Halloween and beyond! Take a look!

DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 1

First, Alexandra creates a perfect Steampunk notebook! Check out her video tutorials below!

"I have recently created several notebooks and found it very interesting and refreshing, after making mini albums. Today I want to share another notebook, featuring the Deluxe Steampunk Debutante collection.

The signatures inside the notebook were made using plain printing paper, and they are connected to the spine without any glue, using the book binding method which is called “Button Hole Stitch”. I’ve added the beads to the threads in several places and I really like how everything turned out, the colors and the designs of the paper, of course, played here an important role too.


I am sharing a video tutorial for creating the notebook, including the process of embellishing the cover. If you want to have a look at my way of doing it, you are welcome to watch the 2 parts of the video tutorial." ~Alexandra

DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 4

Video Tutorial 1

Video Tutorial 2

 

 



 


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 4


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 4


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 4


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 4


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 4


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 4

 


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 4

DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 13


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 13


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 13


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 13


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 13


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 13


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 13


DIY Notebook, Steampunk Debuntante, Tutorial by Alexandra Morein, Product by Graphic 45, Photo 13

Supply List

Steampunk Debutante
Steampunk Spells Stamp Set
Graphic 45 Color Box Decades Inks (Photogenic, Bon Voyage Blue, Dark Cashmere)

Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6

Now, Elena shares a perfect Hallowe'en in Wonderland album! She has so many great techniques in her process video tutorial below. Love!

"I am a big fan of Alice in Wonderland  book. I collect them and have a variety of them . There are many illustration artists and piblicators who make my collection so big.

So that is why it was a fun chance for me to create an album - as if I am the editor in chief and I can determine what to include into my book , what pictures to use and so on.

 The result of it  you can check in my video tour - I made an album with many details and extra secret pages and envelopes. I used different Policy envelopes - they are so great for such kind of Albums.

 I also tried to make something mysterious, so for one of my spread I took the black cardstock, some die cuts and start using paste, paints, glitter, beads. If you are interested what has happened you can check my video tutorial for this spread. I also share some tips how to use Policy envelopes in a different way. So please, enjoy." ~Elena

Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6

 

Elena's Video Tutorial


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6

 

Album Video Tour


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6



Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6


Halloween in Wonderland Album, by Elena Olinevich, product by Graphic45, Photo6

Supply List

DCE  Hallowe’en in Wonderland
Policy Envelopes  - Square Red
Policy Envelopes -  ATC Black
Policy Envelopes - Large Black
Alpha Banner - ATC Black
Metal Clock Keys
DIY Craft Paper- Architecture & Alphabet
Artist Trading Cards - Black
Large Tag Album - Black
Door Knockers
Stamped Metal Brads
Cardstock
Prima Marketing Flowers
Prima Marketing Modeling Paste, 3D Gloss Gel and microbeads
The Crafter’s Workshop stencil
May Arts Ribbons and Trims
Stampendous Glitter
Luminarte Silks Paints
Spellbinders Dies

This week, we are giving away this prize pack full of Children's Hour, our Mixed Media Album in Ivory, and Petaloo flowers! How brilliant! Just comment here on the blog or on our Facebook page to win. We'll announce a winner here on the blog on Friday. Have fun!

(1%2F1%2Fnot claimed) Children's Hour, Mixed Media Album Graphic 45 & Petaloo Prize

We are so inspired by these notebook and album ideas. Aren't you? We hope you have a fabulous Monday!

Your Pals in Paper,

The G45 Family

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Comments

Love these albums and the giveaway! Inspiration!

Children's Hour is one of my favorite collections! There are so many things you can create with it!

Wow! I could make a wonderful Christmas gift with this wonderful collection!!

Inspired for sure! These are absolutely fantastic!

I'm in love again! So many projects so little time!

Wow. Just wow. Great ideas. I'm really excited about creating a notebook for myself. Thank you for the inspiration.

Wow! Love both of these projects! Fantastic designs!

I love your steampunk! Always my favorite of your collections.

Great albums with great ideas. My all-time favorite is Children's Hour. Thanks for the chance to win this amazing collection.

Children's hour is one of the best. All Graphic 45 is the best. I am obsessed!!!

Beautiful albums!

Love, love, love both of these, but especially the Steampunk notebook! BUT I really need to win the Children's Hour prize! This retired teacher needs some kids again!

Beautiful projects! Thanks for the inspiration!

Making books is my favorite thing to do so I really enjoyed today's post. Love the notebook and album. Had my morning coffee while watching the how to videos!

Such stunning projects today!! Amazing details and embellishments! Love all the inspiration!! Love your MM albums and could use a ton of them! Make one up as soon as I find one to buy!!

fabulous work and prize!!! TFS!

Beautiful albums with so many wonderful details! It would be great to win the opportunity to play at the G45 Children's Hour playground!!

Simply stunning - What lovely creations with those awesome G45 products, thanks for sharing.

Elena's Halloween album has inspired me to get back to making albums. This is absolutely wonderful. Would love to play with all the giveaway goodies too.

Love the projects. Love the purple accent color of Halloween project.
Thanks for a chance to win this beautiful give.away!!

Stuning as always. Fabulous projects from the DT.

These albums are great! How beautiful! Thanks for sharing.

Красота невероятная!

Love the notebook and album! This prize package would be a fun one to win!

I loved to watch Elena's videos... And I would love to win such a wonderful prize !

Fantastic notebook - and such a neat binding.

Great project to try

One of my favorite collection. Thank you G45.

Great projects - they are both so beautifully made.
Many thanks,
Sue M

Love these mini albums, and the give-away! Thanks for sharing!

The projects are gorgeous! TFS! Love Mondays and new inspiration for the week!

Interesting prize package...lots of opportunities for creativity! inspirational projects from your DT...thanks!

I want to make everything I see!! Beautiful creations.

Two beautiful projects!

Wonderful projects.....amazing designers! I look forward to the daily postings to see what they have come up with. They never disappoint.

Great inspiration, always something to learn!

Fantastic albums
and love all the
envelope pockets!
Carla from Utah

WOW such wonderful projects!!!

Wish I could win this give away. Awesome!!!

Amazing albums, so many great ideas.

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