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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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Decorative Dies Mint Wishes

New Christmas Decorative Dies

October 25, 2017

Have you seen the new Kaisercraft Christmas Decorative Dies released this year?  There are so many gorgeous ones to choose from!  Today the Design Team have created projects using Mint Wishes and chosen to feature one or more of the new Christmas Dies.  Lets take a look at their inspiration…

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“Love ” Layout by Rikki Graziani

Featuring “Festive Circle” and “Holly Pieces” Christmas Decorative Dies

DD802 Festive Circle Die

DD454 Holly Pieces

 

Kaisecraft Products: Mint Wishes Collection: P2397 Frosted | P2404 Shiver | P2405 Forest | SS348 Sticker Sheet | P1029 Paper Pad | CT891 Collectables| DD802 Festive Circle Decorative Die DD454 Holly Pieces 

Merry and Bright Shaker Card” by Cathy McGrath

Featuring “Christmas Garland” Die and Stamp Set, “Snowflake Border” and “Nesting Trees” Christmas Decorative Dies

DD964 Christmas Garland

DD592 Snowflake Border

DD594 Nesting Trees

Kaisercraft Products: PP1029 Mint Wishes Paper Pad |CD101 Coconut |GC104 Crystal | Decorative Dies DD964 Christmas Garland, DD391 Mini Christmas Ornaments, DD592 Snowflake Border and DD594 Nesting Trees| Rhinestones RS406 Blue Grey and SB700 Silver| T303 Foam Tape

Other: Copic Markers|Frame Die |Distress Oxide Inks |Embossing Powder |Acetate|Wink of Stella| Sequins

“Peace, Love & Joy ” Card by Mariusz Gierszewski

Featuring “Traditional Christmas” Die and Stamp Set

DD962 Traditional Christmas

Kaisercraft Products: PP1029 Mint Wishes Paper Pad| CT891 Collectables| DD962 Decorative Dies Traditional Christmas| T302 Foam Dots| T315 Double Sided Tape 12mm| T321 Acid- Free Craft Glue| 

 

Merry and Bright Card” by Kavitha

Featuring “Festive Circle” Christmas Decorative Die

DD802 – Festive Circle

Kaisercraft Products: PP1029 Mint Wishes Paper Pad| CT891 Collectables | DD802 Decorative Die – Festive circle |T302 Foam Dots |T321 Acid- Free Craft Glue

 

“Season’s Greetings ” Card by Donna Espiritu

Featuring “Mini Fir Sprigs” Christmas Decorative Die

DD457 Mini Fir Sprigs

 Kaisercraft Products: PP1029 Mint Wishes Paper Pad | DD457 Decorative Dies – Mini Fir Sprigs |  Glitter Cardstock – GC105 Champagne, GC104 Crystal | T302 Foam Dots |T321 Acid- Free Craft Glue


Other: Doily

Gift Tags ~ By Alicia McNamara

Featuring “Christmas Lamp Post” and “Holly Pieces” Christmas Decorative Dies

Kaisercraft Christmas Gift Tags by Alicia McNamara

DD452 Christmas Lamp Post

DD454 Holly Pieces

Kaisercraft Christmas Gift Tags by Alicia McNamara

Kaisercraft Christmas Gift Tags by Alicia McNamara

Kaisercraft Christmas Gift Tags by Alicia McNamara Featuring Christmas Decorative Dies

Kaisercraft Products: PS502  Gingerbread Cookie Die Cut | PP1029 Paper Pad | FL610 Flourish Pack – Jolly Christmas | FL582 Flourish Pack – Festive | DD452 Christmas Lamp Post | DD454 Holly Pieces | LDB1120 Foil Doilies – Silver | LDB1059 Natural Twine | GC103 Glitter Card Stock – Platinum | GC104 Glitter Card Stock – Crystal | GC101 Glitter Card Stock – Midnight | F631 Paper Blooms – Sea Breeze | CT891 Collectables | SB700 Rhinestones – Silver | RS402 Rhinestones – Island Lagoon | BRB606 Organza Ribbon | BRB601 Satin Ribbon | Other : Cheese Cloth | White Misting Spray |

 

Quick Christmas Tags by Mabel Sim

Featuring “Christmas Sentiments” Die and Stamp Set, “Mini Snowflakes” and “Nesting Ornate Labels” Christmas Decorative Dies

DD963 Christmas Sentiments

DD446 Mini Snowflakes

DD595 Nesting Ornate Labels

Kaisercraft Products: Mint Wishes Collection – P2405 Forest | DD963 Decorative Dies Christmas Sentiments | DD446 Decorative Dies Mini Snowflakes | DD595 Decorative Dies Nesting Ornate Labels | Glitter Cardstock – GC103 Platinum, GC104 Crystal, GC110 Lagoon |T321 Acid- Free Craft Glue | Other: Die cutting machine, Stazon Inkpad, Acetate, Brads and Twine

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Kaisercraft Decorative Dies add texture and interest to your Christmas creations.  They are such a versatile addition to your Crafty Stash that can be used over and over on multiple projects.  Today the Design Team have featured some of the newly released dies for this year.  We would love to know your favourites?  Please leave a comment below or join the discussions in Kaisercraft Corner, our private Facebook Group filled with Kaisercraft inspiration.

Happy Crafting : )

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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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