I used to belong to a yahoo group that was for scrapbooking swaps. I really enjoyed it. Then it just stopped after last Christmas with no explanation. So I was invited to join a mini album group where they do swaps. I had never done a mini album but I thought it was worth a try.
Our project was to make a 5×7 page to fit on a hinge album. Good thing for YouTube so I could see what a hinge album was. The theme was Christmas. Since Christmas is my favorite time of the year I had plenty of scrapbook paper to do this page.
This is how my page turned out.
The front of the page. I wish you could see the glitter. It is so much nicer when you can see it in person. If you double click on the photo you can enlarge it and then you can see the glitter much better.
The inside of the front page. I included a waterfall set of mats and a beautiful glittered candle on the other side.
The inside with the flap open. Here you can see there is a picture matt in the middle and tags for pictures or journaling on the inside flap.
The back of the page. The glitter ribbon is made for a picture to slide under.
From the pictures you can see a green tab. This pulls out into a file folder.
The inside of the folder. The tree is all decked out in glitter ornaments. The presents are tucked in and can be used as journaling tags. A picture can be placed on the folder behind the presents.
The outside of the folder. Two matts to add pictures that will slide in behind the glitter ribbon.
I like the way it turned out and will have to try making more of these for myself. Glad I joined this group. Anyone else want to join? I sure am having fun!