Altered Owl Mini Album | Lisa Storms

Hello everyone! So…I had a different post scheduled for today, but when I saw this ADORABLE owl mini album from Lisa Storms in my inbox, I knew it had to go live immediately! I mean, it’s way too cute not to share!

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Lisa: Here is a super sweet little album featuring the new journaling binders. By altering the cover with a knothole, an adorable owl peeks through for a “punny” album title.

BasicGrey | Owl Mini Album | Lisa Storms

We will start with a journaling binder, patterned papers, chipboard letters, and stickers from the Knee Highs & Bow Ties collection. You will also need a craft knife and cutting mat, brown acrylic paint and foam brush, paper trimmer, scissors, adhesive, and a pencil.

BasicGrey | Owl Mini Album | Lisa Storms

Place the owl sticker onto scrap paper and cut around edges. Draw an organic knothole shape on scrap paper using the owl as a guide for size. Cut out shape and trace onto journal cover with pencil.

BasicGrey | Owl Mini Album | Lisa Storms

Place the journal cover onto a protected tabletop with the binder hanging off the edge. Use a craft knife to cut out knothole. The album cover is very thick, so this will take many passes.

BasicGrey | Owl Mini Album | Lisa Storms

Put brown paint onto a foam brush and brush it several times on a scrap until the brush is fairly dry. Very lightly drag the brush along the ridges in the wood texture on the cover. Once dry, add a strip of patterned cardstock, chipboard letters, and a printed title to the front of journal.

BasicGrey | Owl Mini Album | Lisa Storms

To create title page, adhere the owl sticker to the black text tab insert page, taking notice of where it will show through the knothole. I used foam adhesive dots to make him stand out. Hand-cut a branch to place under him. Punch or hand-cut a few stars to put into the “sky” being sure they will not show through the knothole.

Now fill the album with special photos and memories…

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93 thoughts on “Altered Owl Mini Album | Lisa Storms

  1. I’ve been cleaning up my crafting space, in hopes of rekindling some lost “mojo”. I have several classes I have been putting off doing the projects for, as I have had no space to work, and I also want to get going again on Project Life.

  2. I am currently using the journal and papers from Hey Girl to make a little promotional book for my daughter to take when she visits younger Girl Scout Troops to recruit girls to attend our favorite Daycamp. The papers are just perfect.

  3. I love anythings with a cute owl on it, so of course I love Lisa’s adorable album! Right now, I am working my way out of a scrapping rut, so I am working on small projects like cards. Almost-instant gratification! :) Thanks so much for a chance to win!

  4. I am working on my one year old’s baby album and starting Project Life as we gear up for a move to a new town this summer. Lots to document in our life. I adore the owl album. Thanks for sharing!

  5. I have too many projects going to list here, but I am currently working on a scrapbook for my husband of his semester in Oxford when he was in college. This owl album is pretty irresistible!

  6. I am currently working on our Georgia vacation album. The alcum is planned out, pictures are printed and I work a little at a time on it so I don’t get bored or behind on PL!

  7. Currently working on Mother’s Day cards for friends and family. Thanks for the chance to win one of these gorgeous Basic Grey collections!

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