Wednesday, January 11, 2012

MCT 3D Wednesday – Love Mini Album

Hello creative friends! I hope everyone is having a great week. We’re having a rainy January here in North Alabama. Anyway, I have a super special project to share with you all today!

As I mentioned back in December, I made it to the second round of the Spellbinders design team competition. Well, I didn’t make it to the last round, but that’s okay because I get to share what I made with you all!

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I really tried to step outside of my box for this project and I am so happy with the result. I‘m not a scraper by any means, but I think that I could really get into making mini albums.

My inspiration for this came from Emma’s 100% Sweetness stamp set. The pages of the album are actually from a cardboard box. I just used the flaps and I tore it to expose the corrugation. I inked all of the pages with Vintage Photo Distress Ink as well.

I made a video where I talk about the album in a bit more detail. I’m trying to become more comfortable filming, but I don’t talk loud in person. And I have a tendency to talk extremely fast, so I go back on forth on filming. But, as I mention in the video, I will be making another one, and if there is enough interest, I think I’m willing to at least attempt to film it.

Since this post is heavy photo wise, I didn’t want to bore you all with my rambling, so I apologize if I neglected to mention something. Thanks for coming by. I will be back tomorrow with some ideas for Valentines for those of you with school age kids. Have a blessed day!

17 comments :

  1. GORGEOUS job with your mini album!I LOVE all the GREAT details and colors,Just AMAZING!:)

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  2. Trell you did a great job on your mini album project and your video. Look forward to more of both!

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  3. I really love this mini album - absolutely gorgeous, Trell!!!

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  4. this book is awesome! you did a great job and should have made it to the last round! LOL their loss!
    thanks for sharing!!

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  5. you album is fabulous! you did a great job on your video, it doesn't sound like you're yelling! :)

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  6. Love your mini album...awesome job and your video was fine!!

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  7. Hello Trell,

    Just stopping by to let you know that I saw your project on Emma's blog and it is just downright fantastic. You are so talented.

    I adore everything about this album! it is such a special project

    I am now following and look forward to seeing more of your creations

    Your new friend

    Cristina
    http://www.craftingwithcristina.com

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  8. This mini is so gorgeous!! You did an amazing job, and I LOVE your video...definitely want to see you do more!! :)

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  9. WOW, I'll say it again, this album is seriously AMAZING!!!! Terrific job! Hugs- Glora

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  10. Outstanding Love mini album. I have done a lot of scrapbooking, but, I think I have gotten burned out. I love the mini albums also.

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  11. Their loss is our gain!!! We love you Trell!!! And your mini book ROCKS!!!

    hugs
    Cassandra

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  12. Trelle, you did an awesome job! Your album is gorgeous and you did a wonderful job filming! :) Have a wonderful day!
    lindagk23

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  13. This album is awesome! I love the way it turned out. All of the stamping, distressing, and decorative punching is perfect. Thanks so much for letting me know you posted one! I also enjoyed your video! :) Yes, my sister did get me the Cinch for Christmas. It's still in the box, but I hope to use it soon! Thanks for the inspiration!

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  14. Beautiful job on your mini album...Wow!
    quilt 4 fun 2 at hot mail dot com

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  15. wow! Love this mini album. Great video. TFS

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