Back-to-School Piecings

Deck out a school page with a 3-D backpack or remember other autumn occasions with grill and football designs.

Sub Piecings for Letters

Design by Jodi Sanford

Simple crayon piecings sub for letters in Jodi's hodgepodge title. She also created a backpack shaker box that ties in with the back-to-school theme.

 

SOURCES: Patterned paper: Fancy Pants Designs. Chipboard letters, rub-ons: Making Memories. Rubber stamps: Making Memories (date), Hero Arts (letters). Ink: VersaMark.

Design a Party Invite

Design by Jodi Sanford

Root for the home team with a party invitation featuring a football piecing and a team sticker.

 

SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper (brown), Prism Papers (blue). Sticker: Sports Solution. Ribbon: Offray. Chipboard brackets: Fancy Pants Designs. Label maker: Dymo. Ink: VersaMark.

Add Dimension with Adhesive Foam

Design by Jodi Sanford

Got pictures from the family barbecue? Pair them with grill, kabob, and beverage designs. To give pop to her skewer, Jodi raised some elements with adhesive foam.

 

SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper. Ink: VersaMark.

Choose Realistic Colors

Design by Jodi Sanford

Jodi added the sense of reality to her pieced grill by choosing shades of black and gray for the grill and charcoal and a suitably dull orange for the flames.

 

SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper. Ink: VersaMark.

Make a Simple Piecing

Design by Jodi Sanford

The red and white of this drink design are simple but work perfectly. Instead of creating just a glass, Jodi added in a striped straw -- a detail that makes this piecing come together.

 

SOURCES: Cardstock: Bazzill Basics Paper. Ink: VersaMark.

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