Paper House Productions Memories in a Bottle Mini Album

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by Linda Auclair, Paper House Productions

Paper House Productions Memories in a Bottle Mini Album

Keep this as a fond memory of vacations gone by.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Choose two different pieces of cardstock from the paper pad. These will be referred to as Cardstock A and Cardstock B for the remainder of this project’s instructions.
  • 2
    Cut a 5 inch x 12 inch strip from the bottom of Cardstock A. Cut strip into 2 inch x 5 inch blocks.
  • 3
    Cut a 5 inch x 12 inch strip from a different portion of Cardstock A. Cut strip into 2 inch x 5 inch blocks.
  • 4
    Cut a 5 inch x 12 inch strip from Cardstock B. Cut strip into 2 inch x 5 inch blocks.
  • 5
    Assemble by adhering cardstock blocks back to back. (Optional: if the cardstock you chose has glitter swirls, reserve those for front and back covers.)
  • 6
    Arrange photographs and embellishments on album pages as desired. Add journaling.
  • 7
    Stack the blocks in the order desired, and punch a hole at the top for the brad. Assemble mini album.
  • 8
    Adhere 3D and small canvas sticker to the front of the album.
  • 9
    Adhere the At the Beach 3D sticker to the bottle.
  • 10
    Cut an approximately 24 inch piece of jute. Tie around the bottle neck, using the photo as a reference. Trim any excess.
  • 11
    Trace the jar lid insert on scrap of Cardstock A and cut out. Assemble the lid and embellish with the Good Ol’ Summertime 3D sticker.
  • 12
    Place the album in the jar and add small seashells.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Supplies

  • Paper House Productions 12 inch x 12 inch Paper Pad Beach 104518077
  • Paper House Productions Cardstock Stickers Beach 104083436
  • Paper House Productions Canvas Stickers Beach 104795062
  • Paper House Productions 3D Stickers Shells/Beach Comber 104792843
  • Paper House Productions 3D Stickers At the Beach 104730303
  • Ball Mason Jar Quart Smooth 104179536
  • Seashells or Nicole™ Crafts Assorted Shells 104185889
  • Darice 3 ply 28-1/2 lb Natural Jute 104243963
  • Large Jewel Brad
  • 2 inch x 2 inch Beach-themed Photos (6)
  • Scissors
  • Ruler