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DIY Shop Layouts & Cards by Madeline Fox and Meghann Andrew

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Madeline Fox (Blog: Madeline Fox | Instagram: @madelineafox | Pinterest: @madeline | Twitter: @madeline_fox) made three fantastic DIY Shop cards and Meghann Andrew (Blog: Meghann Andrew | Instagram: @meghannandrew | Pinterest: @meghann_andrew | Twitter: @meghannandrew) made an amazing DIY Shop layout and card!

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Supplies: Chalkboard Frames (366637) – DIY Shop, Washi Tape Gold/Silver Patterns (DIYWT-66613) – DIY Shop, Washi Tape Black/White Patterns (DIYWT-66615) – DIY Shop, Wood Veneer Shapes (366204) – Polka Dot Party, Everyday 1 Extra Fine Glitter Set (27380) – Wow! Glitter Congrats Grad Pocket Card

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Supplies: Chalkboard Journaling Cards (DIY-JC-66646) – DIY Shop, Chalkboard Fancy Labels (366622) – DIY Shop, Chalkboard Pennant Toothpicks (366625) – DIY Shop, Newsprint Tags (DIY-TAG-66639) – DIY Shop

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Supplies: Chalkboard A2 W/White Envelope (DIY-C-66660) – DIY Shop, Chalkboard Labels (366623) – DIY Shop, Plus One Puffy Matte Stickers (366842) – Remarks, Plus One Die- cut Shapes (366849) – Bits

Meghann Andrew

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Supplies: White (AC71259)- Cardstock, 12”x12” Paper Pad (366665)- DIY Shop, 6”x6” Paper Pad (366983)- DIY Shop, Cork Thickers (53465)- DIY Shop, Gold & Silver Patterned Washi Tape (66613)- DIY Shop, Gold & Silver Solid Washi Tape (66614)- DIY Shop, Sequins (366609)- DIY Shop, Wooden Buttons (366611)- DIY Shop, Clothespins (366621)- DIY Shop, Toothpick Flags (366625)- DIY Shop, Burlap Bows (366626)- DIY Shop, Adhesive Badges (366633)- DIY Shop, Chalkboard Banner Stickers (366635)- DIY Shop, Butterfly Wood Veneer Shapes (66618)- DIY Shop, Banners Wood Veneer Shapes (66619)- DIY Shop, Chalkboard Tags (66641)- DIY Shop, Baker’s Twine (366303)- Premium Ribbon, Transparent Cardstock Stickers (366064)- Cut & Paste, Adhesive Dispenser (AM617-11)- This to That, Foam Tab Adhesive (AMF617-10)- This to That, Black (62311)- Precision Pen

How to: Layer three squares of patterned paper on top of each other, the largest being 6-1/4" square. Print a photo at 4" square and mat with white cardstock. Adhere to the top of your patterned paper layers. Lightly mark with a pencil where you will place your patterned paper stack & dry-brush white and gold craft paint in a square around your marks. Once dry, adhere your stack with three dimensional adhesive, leaving a pocket for a journaling card on the left bottom side. Attach a wooden clip at the top left of your stack. Attach a piece of solid gold washi tape on the left side of your journaling card & tie twine through the hole. Journal & slide card into its pocket. Place title with Thickers at the bottom right corner of your patterned paper stack, using the chalkboard banner stickers to draw attention to your title. Cover wood veneer pieces & buttons with paint, washi, or patterned paper and dry brush edges with craft paint. Scatter embellishments in a diagonal line from the bottom left to the upper right corner of your layout. Add banners at the upper left corner of the layout. 

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Supplies: Chalkboard Cards (66661)- DIY Shop, 6”x6” Paper Pad (366983)- DIY Shop Gold & Silver Solid Washi Tape (66614)- DIY Shop, Sequins (366609)- DIY Shop, Chalkboard Fancy Labels (366622)- DIY Shop, Toothpick Flags (366625)- DIY Shop, Burlap Bows (366626)- DIY Shop, Butterfly Wood Veneer Shapes (66618)- DIY Shop, Pennant Banner Wood Veneer Shapes (66617)- DIY Shop, Sequins (366609)- DIY Shop, Roller Date Stamp (59162)- 5th & Frolic, Clear Acrylic Stamps (366797)- Daydreamer, Enamel Dots (366785)- Daydreamer, Embroidery Stencil Thread Kit (366864)- Plus One, Share Paper (35930)- Yes, Please, Glitter Glue Set (27420)- Zazz!, White Embossing Powder (27124)- Zing! 

How to: Wrap two strands of both pink and yellow thread around a piece of cork patterned paper sized 3-3/4" x 5-1/4". Tie in a bow. Adhere 'cork' paper to the pre-made black card. Cut out a piece of grid paper 1-1/2" x 1-1/2" & stamp a heart in the center. Color in with watercolors or pencil. Adhere to the upper left corner of the card using a flat adhesive at the top & a three dimensional adhesive at the bottom. Top with a burlap bow. Cut a piece of crossword paper 2" x 2-1/2". Write whatever phrase you wish in some of the squares & outline with a colorful marker to make them stand out. Adhere to the bottom left corner of your card using washi tape at the top & a three dimensional dot at the bottom. Cut the manufacturer's strip saying "hello" to 5-1/4" and adhere to the right edge of the cork patterned paper. Stamp 'remember' onto the wood veneer pennant using a permanent ink & lightly color around the edges of the pennant. Adhere a wooden toothpick, tied with a piece of string, to the bottom left corner of the card, then adhere the 'remember' pennant, using three dimensional adhesive. Using a watermark marker, write 'lovely' on the chalkboard label, cover with white Zing! embossing powder and heat-set using a heat gun. Adhere to the middle of the card, slightly overlapping the crossword paper. Top with an enamel dot. Color the butterfly wood veneer piece using markers, watercolors, ink or paint. Add glitter glue along the edges of the wings. Adhere a sequin topped with an enamel dot to the top center of the butterfly. Adhere the butterfly to the upper right corner of your card. 

A special blog post is in the works for tomorrow! See you then!