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Tutorial: C114 Free Spirit Single Page Layout by Moira Gilowey

Tutorial: C114 Free Spirit Single Page Layout by Moira Gilowey


C114 Free Spirit

Single Page Layout- Follow Your Heart

Moira Gilowey 

South Africa
For this project you will need:
  • FabScraps Free Spirit Collection paper range C114: 001, two of 003, 004.
  • FabScraps Free Spirit Collection 8x8 patterned paper with cardstock at the back.
  • FabScraps Free Spirit Collection C114 Beer board die-cut DC114 002.
  • Flowers, leaves and pearls from your stash.
  • Prima Marketing Finnabair ArtAlchemy “Wild Fuchsia” Acrylic Paint.
  • Prima Marketing Finnabair ArtAlchemy “Lemon Peel” Impasto Paint.
  • Nuvo “Indian Gold” Embellishment Mousse.
  • Ranger gold embossing powder.
  • Doily stencil DS 097
  • Leaf and bird house die-cut.



  1. Cut the edges off of 001 so that it fits onto 003 with a 1cm around the border.
  2. Distress the edges of 001 and tear a portion on the top left and right edges.
  3. Secure 001 to 003, adding strips of the striped paper with yellow butterflies beneath the torn sections so that the butterflies are visible.
  4. Matt your photograph onto the 8x8 cardstock and position it onto your page so that you know where to stencil the doily.
  5. Stencil the doily onto your page so that you can see it on either side of your photograph and leave to dry.
  6. Fussy cut the large wreath from 004 as well as the circle with the bird from 003.
  7. Position the wreath around your photograph so that one half is below and the other half is across your photograph. Secure these to your page.
  8. Heat emboss the leaves and bird houses with gold embossing powder and secure to your page.
  9. Paint the title in the pink paint and add to your layout.
  10. Using a small paintbrush, place some of the yellow and pink paint separately onto a craft sheet, lightly spray with water and then splash the colours onto your as desired, drying between each colour. Leave to dry.
  11. Your layout is now complete!




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