Fish Mini Album

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MATERIALS


SUPPLIES:

  • 2 qty.  4 in. x 4 in. Golden Rod Cardstock • 77301853
  • 1 qty.  12 mm. Moving Eyes • 30055158
  • 1 qty.  2 in. x 2 in. Red Cardstock
  • 1/2 yd.  3/8 in. Old Gold Organza Sheer Ribbon • 30070685
  • Stickies Glitter Glue - Gold • 30014977
  • Double Stick Tape • 30013283

TOOLS:

  • 1/8 in.  Hole Punch • 77178541
  • Scissors
  • Bone Folder • 30003774

DIRECTIONS

NOTE: Please refer to PDF for instructional diagrams.

  1. Fold both 4 in. x 4 in. square cardstocks in half.  (Use bone folder to create a crisp crease)
  2. Then fold the 2 in. x 4 in. rectangles in half, lengthwise; creating 2 in. x 2 in. squares.
  3. Open folded squares and fold it, backwards, into a triangle; matching corner points.
  4. Open up triangle with a diamond shape on top, bottom and sides.  The sides should have the backward fold running across it.
  5. Push down, with finger, in the middle of all the folds.  This should fold the cardstock into a diamond shape with sides that fold in from each side.
  6. Punch a 1/8 in. hole in the corner with the folds.
  7. Take the 1/2 yd. of ribbon and cut in half.  Tie both ribbons into a box through the hole.
  8. Tape a top and bottom diamond together to form the album.
  9. Trace and cut out lip pattern from red cardstock.
  10. Tape on moving eye and lips.
  11. With gold stickies draw scallop shaped scales on front of album next to eye.
  12. Fill album with pictures and embellish.

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