[31Days-2] How to Attach Clear Embellishments to Your Scrapbook Pages

by Lain Ehmann on July 2, 2013

Play

31 Days of Scrapbooking Questions - ANSWERED! http://www.layoutaday.comToday’s simple scrapbooking video talks about how to attach clear embellishments to your scrapbook pages.

Watch, listen, learn! Remember, three ways to get your content this month:

Resources in This Episode:

Glue Dots

Cute Paperclips

Tiny Tim (otherwise known as the Tiny Attacher!)

Cute clear acrylic flowers

Today’s sponsor:

SSS_2013_sitelogoAbout Simon Says Stamp:

Simon Says Stamp, your ONE STOP SHOP!  I can personally attest that Simon Says Stamp cares about their customers and go the extra mile to make customers happy. 

“Offering quality products in our store is a priority.  Kelly Purkey’s new line is a testament to our high standards in design and in quality.  Kelly Purkey stamps, stickers, badges, stencils, and art parts are all made with love in the good old USA.  Our whole team is passionate about crafting and we want to share that passion with you by inspiring you!  Please visit our blog that is updated daily and you can play along our 2 weekly challenge blogs on Monday and Wednesday!  Have a “click” and stay awhile!”

 

  • Danielle Taylor

    I love layering these days for that reason I can hide my adhesive on clear embellishments and vellum papers! But the Tiny Tim gets a lot of use too ;)

  • LainEhmann

    It’s fun to have lots of options! :)

  • amyptucson

    Don’t forget washi tape — a fabulously visible way to attach a clear embellie!

  • Heather Dubarry

    Great ideas Lain! I’ve used stickles and diamond glaze colored with a reinker to attach clear things as well. Sometimes thy work well, and sometimes they don’t. Depends on how stiff the base paper is.

  • Kelli Panique

    You certainly have to be clever when using clear accents! Thanks for the tips, Lain!

  • LainEhmann

    Thank YOU!

  • LainEhmann

    Cool idea. I’ve tried that with acrylic-on-acrylic but it got awfully smooshy.

  • LainEhmann

    Did someone say “Wasabi?!”

  • Mary P

    I find that uniformly coating the piece with adhesive on the backside is invisible on things like vellum (I use a Xyron) and other clear materials (experiment first). I also use eyelets (e.g. on the corners) to attach clear items. You could also punch a hole in the item, depending on what it is, and thread string/ribbon through it to hold it in place.

Previous post:

Next post: