Sunday, January 17, 2016

Purse Mini Album - Tutorial

Hello!

Now I have 2 purse albums, one bigger and another - a really cute one - smaller. For the smaller version I have a video tutorial available in several parts on my You Tube channel.

You may view the pictures of the larger album in the post here.

In the current post, though, I want to show you the smaller purse (both alone, and in comparison to the larger album).

So, the mini version measures 6 1/4" x 5". The spine is 2 3/4". There are 6 pages inside. I used Ginger's tutorial as a base for creating my pages.






In my video tutorial, I take you through the process of creating the pages, with a little change from those in Ginger's tutorial.

Here's a guide for cutting the card stock and patterned paper, as well as the punch marks for the Envelope Punch Board (EPB).


The pictures below show a bit of inside decor of the album:




You can find a video with the walk-through for the larger album here:


And the tutorial for creating a smaller version of the album here:

Part 1a  

               
Part 1b

         
Part 2a       


            
Part 2b



Part 3 (Final)


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Since I got a lot of messages from people, who wanted to know whether I have a tutorial for the larger version, will answer here - No, unfortunately, I don't.

Although I have this only picture that I took while creating the first larger purse album. I hope it will help you to figure out the rest of the measurements:



Thanks for stopping by and have a great day.



Hugs,
Alexandra

12 comments:

  1. Как всегда превосходно!!!!!

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  2. Absolutely amazing. Your work is art. I am debating taking on such a project. I hope to build an album as beautiful as yours. I have 3 stacks of this Prima 6x6 in my scrap closet. What is the name of the pink paper you used on the cover?

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  3. I need to know how you make your hidden hinge system. I'd love to make the ATC mini album.

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  4. Its so amazing .. Loved the Mini Album..

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  5. Love your album did you make the handles

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  6. Can you tell me where to purchase the handles and I just love your videos

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  7. Can you tell me where to purchase the handles and I just love your videos

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    1. Hello Valerie, I've purchased the handles in the local craft store but they are no longer available. I couldn't find them anywhere online

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  8. I too love your video tutorials!! Maybe I could find some handles at a thrift store or off an old purse??

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  9. Es precioso,muy original.quizas me anime

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Thank you for the kind comments!