“Dream” Magical Scene Layout

Hello! Donna here with a magical layout using the Enchanted collection.

I loved working on this layout. I played with it quite a bit at the beginning because I can’t decide which paper to use as the background. I finally decided using WHIMSY and created a beautiful, magical scene.

Click the image above or click HERE to download the instructions for this layout.

PAPERS: ENCHANTEDCollection – P2784Whimsy, P2791 Utopia, P2792 Wonder

KC PRODUCTS: SK812 Sticker Book, CT966 Collectables, EM405 White Doily, KM132Gold Shimmer, KM121 White, T302Mounting Tape, T321 Glue

I love fussy cutting and I always look for papers in a collection which I can do that. The Enchanted collection has several and the UTOPIA paper is just that.

I created a wreath-like design following the shape of the tree in the background and used a mixture of mounting tape, thick and thin, to create some depth.

Check out the slide show below for more detailed shots of the layout.

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Thanks for dropping by today and I hope to see you in my next post!
Happy crafting,

Love Life Scrapbook Layout

Hello, loves. Donna here with a new layout using the Magenta collection.

For a change, I created a scrapbook layout using my photo, so it’s like an “About Me” page. I like flowers and pink is my fave color so it’s just quite apt, I think.

Click the image above or HERE to download the PDF instructions for this layout.

The pop of black and the “naked” wood flourishes added great contrast to all the pinks in the layout. I opted to leave the flourishes as is instead of coloring them with black or something else.

One of the things I love doing recently is curling the tips or edges of the flowers and leaves. I like the added texture it gives to the layout.

That’s all from me today. Thank you for dropping by and see you in my next post.

Happy crafting,

Life is a journey

Hello, wonderful Kaisercraft friends. It’s Donna here to share my layout using the Journey collection.

This collection is perfect for those vintage lovers and travel-loving scrapbookers. Although I don’t really travel much, I have some photos that really matched the feel of this layout. Living in Saudi Arabia = desert. Lots and lots of it. I used an oldie but a fave photo I took from one of our desert escapades way back about 6 years ago.

I love the rugged feel and the blue and yellow tones in the collection. Even the cactus is a perfect accent to my layout!

Click the image above or click HERE to download the instructions for this layout.

PAPERS: JOURNEY Collection: P2768 Vagabond, P2769 Adventurer, P2771 Roamer

KC PRODUCTS: SK810 Sticker Book, PP1070 Paper Pad, CT964 Collectables, CR210 Curios, FL651 Flourish Pack, Kaiser Mists – KM129 Navy, KM132 Gold Shimmer, KM212 White, KM127 Turquoise, IP753 Licorice, CS358 Leather Texture Stamp, DD806 Cut out Patterns, GC106 Bronze, T303 Foam Tape, T314 Double-Sided Tape, T321 Acid-free craft glue

I started with splattering watered down Kaiser mists to Vagabond. I let it dry first before adhering the papers and embellishments down.
Tip: Try to splatter in different height from the background to get different sizes of splatters and/or you can use different brush sizes to get different splatter effects.

Use scissors or any tool to distress the edges of the papers and the photo. Incorporating different texture of papers like glittered cardstock enhances the overall look of a layout. I used a couple here die cutting a glittered cardstock.

Here is a slideshow for more detailed shots of the finished layout:

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That’s all from me today. I hope you liked my layout! Until next time…

Happy crafting,

You are special to me

Hello, Kaisercraft friends. It’s Donna here with my layout using the Morning Dew collection.

I love how tranquil and serene this collection makes you feel. As always, the floral patterns are beautiful and my absolute fave in the whole collection. I used one sheet and fussy cut my heart out and embellished my layout with all of them.

PAPERS:  MORNING DEW Collection: P2757 Serene, P2762 Tranquil, and P2764 Exhale

KC PRODUCTS: SK809 Sticker book | PP1069 Paper Pad | CT63 Collectables | CR209 Curios | FL650 Flourish Pack | EM405 Doily | T315 Double-Sided Tape | T303 Foam Tape | T321 Acid-Free Craft Glue

I started by cutting Tranquil into 3 parts, adhering to the top of Exhale. I curl the edges of the paper layers to add depth.

Using foam tapes and curling the tips of the flowers and leaves can add to more texture and depth to the whole layout.

Check out this slideshow for more close up details of the layout:

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Click HERE to download the full instructions for this layout.

I hope this project inspired you to create something today.

Thank you for dropping by and see you in my next post!

Happy crafting,

You Fill My Life with Happiness

Hello, friends! It’s Donna here with a new scrapbook layout using one of the newest collections this month, With Love.

I just love all the bold colors and pretty patterns in this collection. The 12 x 12 papers are all foiled and all the floral patterns are perfect for all those girly-girl, wedding or special occasions projects.

You wouldn’t want to miss this collection, snag it in the store now.

PAPERS: WITH LOVE Collection: P2748 Just For You, P2749 Someone Special, P2752 Sending Love, P2755 Just Because, P2756, All My Love

KC PRODUCTS:  SK808 Sticker Book, PP1068 Paper Pad, CT961 Collectables, CR208 Curios, Kaiser Mists – KM132 Gold, KM131 Black, EM405 Doilies

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You can find the full instructions for this layout HERE.

Thanks for dropping by and see you in my next post!

Blessed Scrapbook Layout

Hello, Kaisercraft friends. Donna here with my project using the new Antiquities collection.

I crated a scrapbook layout with lots of fussy cut pieces, layers and embellishment clusters.

PAPERS: ANTIQUITIES Collection: P2740 One of a kind, P2741 Limited Edition, P2743 Antique, P2744 Valuable

KC PRODUCTS: SK607 Sticker Book, PP1067 Paper Pad, CT960 Collectables, CR207 Curios, CS352 Clear Stamps, CS361 Woven Line, Kaiser Mists – KM121 White, KM131 Black, KM132 Gold, IP753 Licorice
OTHER: White Thread, Black Pen

Even with the fussy cutting part, this layout came about really easy and fast.

Check out more of this layout in this slide show.

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Get the step-by-step instructions by clicking the main image above or download the printable PDF FILE HERE.

Thank you for dropping by and see you in my next post!

“Paisley Days” Scrapbook Layout Tutorial

Hello, loves! Donna here to share my take on the new collection, Paisley Days

”Hello, lovely” Layout By Donna Espiritu

To download the instructions for this layout click HERE or on the main image.

PAISLEY DAYS Collection: P2736 Groovy, P2732 Smiles, P2735 Retro,  SK806 Sticker Book, CT959 Collectables, PP1066 Paper Pad

KC PRODUCTS: DD136 Posy Circle Die, Kaiser Mist – KM121 White & KM132 Gold, EM405 Paper Doilies, Foam Tape – T303 & T315, T321 Glue

OTHER: Thread

This is a beautiful and fun collection full of my favorites: florals and fancy patterns!

This is one of my fave collections to date, it has lots of floral die cuts and stickers! Perfect for the floral-addict like me.

The Posy Circle die framed my photo and it added a pretty interesting look.

The Sticker Book is also my new favourite, giving me lots of spare floral stickers so I can layer and cluster to my heart’s content. I used foam tape to mount the stickers and die cuts for a bit of dimension.

Here is a slide show of step-by-step photos of how I made this layout.

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All products to create this scrapbook layout are available online at the Kaisercraft Shop.

I hope my project inspired you to make something beautiful today as well!

Thank you for dropping by and happy crafting!


Everyday Is Beautiful With You

Hello, lovelies! Donna here with you today sharing a new scrapbook layout using the Green House collection.

I love the soft pastel palette and the succulents are just beautiful. Perfect embellishment!

PAPERS: GREENHOUSE Collection: P2715 Yucca, P2720 Conservatory, PP1064 Paper Pad, CT957 Collectables
KC PRODUCTS: CD101 Coconut, AS254 Natural, IT470 Dotted Lines, EM405 Paper Doilies, F657 Fairy Floss, F658 Dusty Pink, Kaiser Mist – KM121 White, KM123 Rose Gold, KM124 Red, KM126 Lime, KM127 Turquoise, KM131 Black, KM132 Gold, T315 Double-sided Tape, T303 Foam Tape, T321 Acid-Free Craft OTHER: Thread, Molding Paste

Click the main image for full instructions or you can download HERE.

I created a textured background first on a white cardstock before placing the photos and all the elements.

View details of the scrapbook layout in this slide show.

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All products to create this layout are available online at the Kaisercraft Shop.

Happy crafting!


Breathe Collection Layouts

Hey Guys.. Kasia here today sharing a layout I created with the Breathe Collection.

I am totally loving not only the colour palette of this collection

with the soft pink and bold navy, but the wonderful inspiring words.

This is a layout of my little girl because she often needs to slow down, just breathe and chill…lol!

BREATHE  Collection: P2705 Navy Night,
P2708 Efflorescence, P2704 Blue Blush, P2711 Clear Skies,
P2703 Soft Pastel, SK803 Sticker Book, CR203 Curios.

SB716 Blush Pearls, KM132 Gold Shimmer KAISERmist.
You can download the step-by-step instructions HERE.

I loved using the Breathe sticker book to add little embellishments to this layout

and I know I will be using the remainder of the stickers in my planner to keep me motivated.

It’s Cathy here and I was inspired by the background paper. I found a photo to coordinate with the paper and hence the collection. I am a firm believer that you can

add flowers to  masculine pages and had fun using the collectable flowers to add some finishing touches.

Breathe Collection – P2705 Navy Night, P2704 Blue Blush,
P2711 Clear Skies, CD101 Coconut Cardstock

CT956 Breathe Collectables,
Decorative Dies – DD504 Doilies and DD507 Nesting Circles,
CS876 Clear Stamp Texture Crackle Designer, FL644 Flourish Pack – Love Life,
SB794 Pearls Snow, T321 Craft Glue, T303 Foam Tape

OTHER: White Embossing Powder, Versamark Ink, Hemp.

You can download the step by step instructions here.

I also created my own dreamcatcher by using a floral

wooden flourish along with the collectables to create

my own embellishment to add to my layout.

Living our Best Life

Good morning how are you?

There’s nothing like playing with new products and dies,  but do you feel overwhelmed when trying to combine them?

Hopefully today I can inspire you to get over the fear of adding multiple dies and embellishments on one page.

 There is a video tutorial also, so you can follow along.

PAPERS: GREENHOUSE Collection: P2719 Terrariums,

DD233 Outline Decorative Die, DD3328 DIY Small Succulent Decorative Die, DD634 Large Decorative Die

KC PRODUCTS: SF920 Sage Art Foam Sheets, CD601 Premium Cardstock,

IP740 Cotton Candy Ink PadIP747, Denim Ink Pad, KM121 Kaiser Mist – White, T303 Foam Tape, T321 Glue.

One of the amazing new products from Kaisercraft  are the new stackable embellishments

 On P2719 Terrariums they are so amazing, a quick and effective edition to any page…..

Just cut out the succulent then  add some foam tape in between layers

and your have your own dimensional embellishment.

Now another amazing product  is the NEW Succulent decorative die- IN STORE NOW….

These work so well with Kaisercraft ART FOAM.

A perfect  co-ordinating embellishment with this collection also an alternative for flowers…..

As you can see just add a little KAISER INK – DENIM to the ART FOAM – SAGE to add some shading which helps create a more realistic detail.

Now you have all your elements to construct the layout – to get all the steps download the PDF FILE HERE, and follow along also as I said before there is a quick video tutorial on how to create all the elements on the page as well as the page itself.

Rikki G