The One with Studio Calico PENNY ARCADE Video

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Once in a while I get to film how to videos using Studio Calico kits and I LOVE creating them! When I first started making how to scrapbooking videos I would shake as I was scrapping because I was soooo nervous! Why? I don't even know! But every video gets easier and easier :) Here is the layout I made using Studio Calico PENNY ARCADE scrapbook kits:
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GOOD STUFF by Paige Evans

DESCRIPTION: All of the supplies (except a few noted below) are found in the Studio Calico PENNY ARCADE scrapbook kits and add ons! I wanted to create a layout showing the technique for backing cut files so I used a big and basic shape. Then I chose a rainbow of patterned papers for the pie chart to make an eye catching design. Another one of my favorite techniques is to layer color-on-color so I found matching embellishments and placed them in the pie chart pieces.

JOURNALING SAYS: Love my little family oh so much!

HOW TO: Turn the pie chart from the Penny Arcade Project Life Digital Stamps into a cut file then die cut it from white cardstock. For help on how to do this, the Cameo Basics Studio Calico class is a great place to start!
Use the largest "slice" as a template to cut 8 slices from a rainbow of patterned papers. Place foam squares on the back of the pie chart then adhere the papers. Glue the pie chart in the center of a white cardstock layout background. Sew a few circles around the pie chart using white thread for texture. Add a black and white photo to the middle. Fill the pie chart slices with matching colored embellishments. Paint a wood veneer number with mist and add it to the pie chart. Print labels and printables, trim them out, and add them to the pie chart as well. Stamp the date, write a line of journaling, and drop three colors of spray mist on the coordinating slice. 

VIDEO: Here is the how to video to watch how this layout came to be:
SUPPLIES: Scrapbook kits: PENNY ARCADEFORTUNE TELLERSKEEBALL, and SPUN SUGAR by Studio Calico; Sewing machine: Brother; Thread: Coats & Clark; Labels: Hello Forever for Studio CalicoPrintables: Hello Forever by Studio Calico03 Black Precision Pen: American Crafts; Cardstock: American Crafts; Roller date stamp: Kesi'ArtInk: StazOnPie Chart cut file: Penny Arcade Project Life Digital StampDie cut machine: Silhouette Cameo by QuicKutz; Spray mist: Mister Huey's by Studio Calico
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Love me a rainbow layout :)


  1. Love everything about this layout, Paige!! So stunning!

  2. LOVE your layout!! What eye candies! Thanks for sharing the AWESOME video!

  3. EEEKKKKK!!! LOVING this!!!! PINNING!!!!!


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