Sunday, December 2, 2012

December Daily Foundation Pages - Part 1

Hey, everyone, just a quick post to show you the foundation pages of my December Daily.  I've been hard at work all month, and still not quite finished, but I'm very pleased with how it's coming together so far.  I've kept my supplies consistent throughout, and it's made the whole process simpler.  My Silhouette Cameo's had a good workout, cutting all the numbers, tags and stars.  The patterned paper is all from Simple Stories' 25 Days of Christmas collection (I won it last year from a challenge!), buttons and brads are all Stampin' Up (donated by my lovely friend Alison - thanks, sweetie!), Studio Calico wood veneer trees, Maya Road doilies, Dylusions ink in Postbox Red and Fresh Lime, twine, and washi tape from K&Co and WeRMemory Keepers.  
Some of the trees are sprayed with Dylusions Fresh Lime (works great on the wood veneer).
The 6th is Jason's 40th birthday - not sure what we'll do, but that's why I added the "celebration" word (cut with the Cameo).  I used a Dylusions mask to make the green star background here, too.
Here I cut a background piece with the Cameo and used it as a mask on the Kraft cardstock.  I lost my number 7 somewhere, so if I don't find it, I'll just cut another.
I used the cameo to cut another background to use as a mask, just a different type of stars.
And same thing to make a chevron mask for the backside.


The mask I used on day 7 I glued over some green sprayed Kraft cardstock to make day 17 - I'm not sure, but this page might be my favorite so far.
And there you have it so far.  I'm not sure how I'll bind this all when I'm finished.  I think I'll just hole punch it and put binder rings through.  It would be nice to have an album, but...maybe next year!  I do have a bit of catch up to play with pictures and journaling, but having the base pages done will make that so much easier.  Okay, off to put the girls to bed, I'll have another post tomorrow to show what we've been up to these past two days!
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4 comments:

  1. Oh my you sure are having fun with your Cameo.. pages look great.. Have fun will look forward to your pictures.. take care

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  2. So bright and colorful. Great job. I enjoyed seeing your album.

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  3. Love these pages Roxy! Glad the buttons worked :)

    Just picked up my Cameo today (had Marley and Paige with me and the border guard just let me sail right through - thought for sure I'd have to pay duty!!) and am itching to cut some of those fab backgrounds!! May have to wait though as Greg MAY be giving it to me for Christmas. Yay to the present! Boo to the waiting!!

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  4. Well done Roxy!!! What a fantastic start, really looking forward to seeing how you fill up your pages now :) Suzie xxx :)

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