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Layouts Mabel Sim Open Road

‘Road Trip’ Layout by Mabel Sim

December 11, 2017

Hi Everyone!

It’s Mabel again and I am here to share a layout I created with the new Open Road Collection.

 

Ain’t the colours rich and vibrant from this collection? Not only is it perfect for a travel theme, but also perfect for a masculine theme.

To give off a more distress feel, I had palette knife to swipe on some heavy white gesso to create a white wash effect. I had also used texture paste over stencil to create some dimension.

To add on the distress look, I had decided to tear off edges of the paper instead of trimming it perfectly. The torn edges of papers fit in perfectly for this theme.

Kaisercraft products: Open Road Collection  – P2443 Undiscovered | P2444 Prospecting | P2445 Tracks | P2448 Atlas | SS353 Sticker Sheet | CT896 Collectables | IT457 Fern Stencil

Others: Twines | Heavy White Gesso | Texture Paste | Black Marker | Palette Knife

 

That’s all for my post today!

Hope you like what I did.

Cheers and have a great day ahead!

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Layouts Mabel Sim Summer Splash

Summer Stories by Mabel Sim

November 24, 2017

Hi everyone!

I’m Mabel and I’m back to share a fun summer layout perfect for your beach vacation photos!

The specialty paper (PS506) had made watercolouring the words with the colour of your choice so much easier! All parts were embossed except for the words, hence I had just randomly applied the watercolours and let it performed its own magic.

 

Kaisercraft Products: Summer Splash Collection: P2415 Surfers | P2418 Swell | SS350 Sticker Sheet | CT893 Collectables | PS506 Sunkissed| KM103 KaiserMist Yellow | KM107 KaiserMist Peach | KM106 KaiserMist Denim | T303 Foam Tape | T314 Double Sided Tape 

Others: Twine | Brushes

That’s all for my posts today.

If you’re inspired to recreate this look, tag us on Instagram so we can see it.

Kaisercraft: https://www.instagram.com/kaisercraft/

Mabel Sim’s The Craftminded: https://www.instagram.com/thecraftminded/

Have a great day ahead. Creative day too.

Mabel

xoxo

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Mabel Sim Mixed Media NEW Product Rose Avenue

Live. Laugh. Love Canvas by Mabel Sim

October 26, 2017

Hi everyone!

I’m Mabel and I’m here to share with you a canvas piece inspired by the sweet pastel colour combination and the floral theme of Kaisercraft’s new collection Rose Avenue.

My focus for this project would be the textures and the layering. On the background, I had created the desired textures through stencils and texture paste and painted them with harsh colours followed by brushing on uneven coat of gesso such that colours will peek through. Layering was also made easy with the use of ephemera and patterned papers great for fussy cutting.

 

Kaisercraft Products: Rose Avenue: P2408 Rose Window | P2413 Chalet | SS349 Sticker Sheet | CT892 Collectables | IT453 Stencil Waffle | IT017 Mini Designer Template Blossom | KC010 KaiserColour Hot Pink | KC013 Kaisercolour Dusty Pink | KC002 Kaisercolour Antique White | KM101 KaiserMist Charcoal | T303 Foam Tape | T314 Double Sided Tape 

Others: Oval Canvas | White Gesso | White Texture Paste

 

That’s all for my posts today.

If you’re inspired to recreate this look, tag us on Instagram so we can see it.

Kaisercraft: https://www.instagram.com/kaisercraft/

Mabel Sim’s The Craftminded: https://www.instagram.com/thecraftminded/

Have a great day ahead. Creative day too.

Mabel

xoxo

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Letters To Santa Mabel Sim NEW Product Tutorials

Santa Claus Says Merry Christmas! by Mabel Sim

September 26, 2017

Hi everyone!

I’m Mabel and I’m here to share with you a tutorial with the new Letters to Santa Collection to create a simple Christmas themed frame that is so apt for your Christmas display.

I first start with a 8×8 inches shadow box which I prepped it with an even coat of white gesso. You can also use any white acrylic paint/white opaque paint to replace gesso if you do not own one.

In the meantime, while waiting for the gesso to dry, cut down P2388 Christmas Poinsettia as a base.

I had also fussy cut out my centrepiece for today with P2395 Be Merry. I trimmed out the circle sentiment and mount it on foam tapes to give it some dimension.

Layering is always the key to make your project looks sophisticated. It is actually a very simple technique of arranging your pieces together on different heights. For this time round, I am making use of the rim of the shadowbox to show different layers. I had fussy cut out Mr. Santa from P2389 Dear Santa and stuck it to the bottom corner of my frame.

To balance out the opposite end, I am also adhering pieces from the CT890 Collectables as well as from P2393 Holly & Berries, followed by Christmas streamers from SS347 Sticker Sheet.

Adding pulled cheese cloth will also add some additional interest to the project.

Simply cut down the cheese cloth to tiny bits and tug it gently for the strings to break apart from its usual placement, adhere them to the bottom of your flowers.

Here’s the final look and some close up pictures. :)

Kaisercraft products: Letters to Santa Collection – SS347 Sticker Sheet | P2388 Christmas Poinsettia | P2389 Dear Santa | P2393 Holly & Berries | P2395 Be Merry | CT890 Collectables | RS450 Rhinestones Strip Red | T302 Mounting Foam Dots | T321 Acid Free Craft Glue

Others: Shadow Box, White Gesso, Cheese Cloth

 

That’s all for my tutorial. Simple ain’t it?

If you’re inspired to recreate this look, tag us on Instagram so we can see it.

Kaisercraft: https://www.instagram.com/kaisercraft/

Mabel Sim’s The Craftminded: https://www.instagram.com/thecraftminded/

Cheers!

Thanks for stopping by~

Mabel

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Card Making Christmas Jewel Decorative Dies Mabel Sim NEW Product

Cards with Christmas Jewel

August 7, 2017

Hi Kaisercrafters, Mabel here and I’m here to share my first DT post for Kaisercraft!

Christmas Jewel is definitely an unique collection that breaks away from the traditional Christmas colors. I was pleasantly surprised by the looks of this collection and it inspired me to create Christmas cards. It is never too early to start prepping for Christmas!

I had created 2 different cards with the same Kaisercraft supplies.

A simple shaker card will bring some fun to the recipient of the card!

If you realized, I had actually recycled the negatives of the die cutting of snowflakes and used it as the background of my second card!

 

Kaisercraft Products: Christmas Jewel: PP1025 Paper Pad | P2361 Silver Poinsettia | SS344 Sticker Sheet | CT887 Collectables | DD446 Mini Snowflakes Dies | GC103 Platinum Glitter Cardstock | T330 Die Release Tool | CD501 Card Pack Square | T303 Foam Tape | T314 Double Sided Tape 

Others: Sequins | Marker Pen | Border Puncher | Die Cutting Machine | Acetate

 

That’s all for my posts today.

Hope you like the cards I made.

Have a great day ahead. Creative day too.

Mabel

xoxo

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