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Get organized this year with the handy Bazzill Basics 8x8 Spiral Chipboard Album featured below!

 

Get the Bazzill Basics 8x8 Spiral Chipboard Album FREE* with any $40 purchase while supplies last!

Just add the Bazzill Basics 8x8 Spiral Chipboard Album to your cart along with at least $40 in additional supplies, then enter coupon code createbook565 in the coupon field at checkout, and you'll receive the chipboard album FREE.

Paint it, ink it, stamp it, mod podge it; the possibilities are endless! Includes 20 smooth cardstock pages.

Get yours today!
Remember, your coupon code is createbook565

*$40 minimum purchase is required. Only shipped orders qualify for this giveaway; this offer is not valid on downloadable orders (i.e. digital and printable products). This offer is valid only while current supplies last and is subject to disappear at any time. Unfortunately, we can't make any exceptions or extensions. Limit ONE free Bazzill Basics 8x8 Spiral Chipboard Album per customer. Additional Bazzill Basics 8x8 Spiral Chipboard Albums may be purchased for $7.99 each.

***There are TWO different cover designs, so be sure to scroll all the way down this blog entry to see each one, along with detailed instructions, links to FREE E-Cuts, and a supply list to get you started*** 

Ideas for using this book to keep you organized:

  • collect inspirational magazine clippings
  • print sketches from the gallery
  • write down your scrapbooking goals
  • create a catalog of your die-cuts, punches, fonts or other frequently used supplies
  • print layouts and projects from the gallery
  • list your favorite websites and places to shop
  • gather journaling prompts and make notes of special events
  • create shopping lists for supplies
  • make "to-do" lists of projects to complete
  • jot down gift ideas you want to remember throughout the year
  • AND MORE!

*Note: please test any adhesive you choose to use before adhering completely. Some adhesives will not stick to photo paper.

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Step-by-Step Instructions for the TAN ‘create’ spiral bound inspiration book:

 

 

 

Supplies you will need:

Bazzill Basics 8x8 Spiral Chipboard Album

“Create 6-Square” Downloadable E-Cut – printed onto photo paper or cardstock *click here
“Create Tan Background” Downloadable E-Cut – printed onto photo paper or cardstock *click here
Scissors/Trimmer
Permanent Adhesive
Hole punch
Brayer
Sander
Ink (brown or black)
Extra Embellishments (optional)

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1) Print your e-cuts onto a high quality paper of your choice… photo paper or cardstock works best. (note: high-gloss photo paper was used in the examples)

2) Cut out each E-Cut design (background square and 'create' block) 

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3) Sand the outer edges of the ‘create’ block

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4) Ink the edges of the ‘create’ block with dark brown, or black ink

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5) Using your favorite adhesive, glue the ‘create’ block in the center of the tan background square

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6) Disassemble your spiral chipboard album, so that you can easily paste your new design onto the chipboard cover.

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7) Adhere your design to the chipboard cover. Use a brayer if necessary

8) Ink the outer edges of the finished cover

9) Flip the cover over, so you can easily view the holes from the spiral binding, and using a hole punch, re-punch the holes in the cover.

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10)  Reassemble the album

11)  Add additional embellishments if desired

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Step-by-Step Instructions for the BLUE ‘create’ spiral bound inspiration book:

 

 

 

Supplies you will need:

 Bazzill Basics 8x8 Spiral Chipboard Album

“Create 6-Square” Downloadable E-Cut – printed onto photo paper or cardstock *click here
“Create Blue Background” Downloadable E-Cut – printed onto photo paper or cardstock *click here
Scissors/Trimmer
Permanent Adhesive
Hole punch
Brayer
Sander
Ink (brown or black)
Extra Embellishments (optional)

 

 

 

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1) Print your e-cuts onto a high quality paper of your choice… photo paper or cardstock works best. (note: high-gloss photo paper was used in the examples)

        2) Cut out each E-Cut design (background square and 'create' block) 3) Cut out the individual letter squares of the ‘create’ E-Cut

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4) Sand, then ink (brown or black) the outer edges of each letter square

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5) Using your favorite adhesive, glue the individual letter squares (spaced evenly) to the bottom center of the blue background square

 6) Disassemble your spiral chipboard album, so that you can easily paste your new design onto the chipboard cover.

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7) Adhere your design to the chipboard cover. Use a brayer if necessary

8) Ink the outer edges of the finished cover

9) Flip the cover over, so you can easily view the holes from the spiral binding, and using a hole punch, re-punch the holes in the cover.

 

10)  Reassemble the album

11)  Add additional embellishments if desired

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