Tuesday, May 3, 2016

May the Fourth be with you Blog Hop

Welcome to the




where we will celebrate all things Star Wars related.

Whether it's a card, scrapbook page, party plan or quilt, it's related to 

the Star Wars franchise in some way and we want to share it with you.


So in a galaxy far, far away there's a crafter working tirelessly to
create some movie magic for you...now on with the projects at hyper speed.


These are couple of layouts from our 2011 Free Comic Book Day.  I purchased these Star Wars papers from a closing LSS.  Always so sad, this one actually closed years ago and I finally got around to scrapping these pics and using my long hoarded papers.




I spritzed the botton layer with some Tattered Angels to add some interest and tone down the red paper.  I left the photo mat pristine so it pops.


I added some black punched stars for interest.


Money saving tip:  I cut these embellishments from the reverse side of this paper behind where I put the picture since I only had one sheet and no embellishments.  I decided which blocks I wanted to cut out then placed my pic on top of that blank space.  I did make sure it wasn't too close to the edge and was positioned in a decent place.  I call that stretching the paper!  I added just a bit of black and silver card stock to finish it off.









Ingredients:
Tattered Angels black magic
Creative Imagination Star Wars paper Black Armor and ?
Silver, red and black card stock
Quick Quotes midnight confession chalking ink
star punch

Be sure to comment on each blog in today's hop to be entered into the drawing for a
$10 Stampin' Up Gift Certificate given away by our hop host and Stampin' Up Independent Demonstrator Theresa Knopf.


UP NEXT is Sarah!


Thanks for flying by today.
Here's the line-up in case you end up on the wrong planet (I mean blog):




Thanks!

Alicia








17 comments:

  1. Great layouts! I love the designs on both!

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  2. Love the cut out idea!! Very cute pages!

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  3. Nice layouts and great tip for stretching the paper.

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  4. Your layouts are AMAZING!! Love them both Alicia.

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  5. These pages are stunning! What eye-catchers they are. Great tip, too!

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  6. Great pages and clever to stretch the paper. I've done that before :)

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  7. Love your layouts! As always - wonderful work! Luke... I am your Father...

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  8. What great layouts Alicia!
    May the force be with you my friend.
    Thanks for hopping with me.

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  9. Great layouts! They will be loved for many years.

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  10. Super cute layouts! I love your tip for stretching your paper!

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  11. Wow those layouts are perfect. At least it did use something you had and now it is lovely to look at instead of just in a pile.

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  12. May the 4th be with you!!! Two fabulous pages, well done.

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  13. Great LOs! Love the paper saving technique! I thought I was the only one to do that ;)

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  14. Awesome layouts!! Great designs and paper.

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  15. Great pics and details on your awesome pages!

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  16. My, my!!!! I love your super scrappy saver tip! I am SOOO gonna do THAT! and all the credit goes to... YOU! Love your layouts. Too cool... and the paper's pretty great too. Sorry so late in the hop... 6 days of swim meets in a row (kinda beat!).

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