How to Create a Graphic 45 Good Ol Sport Pocket Page

by Andrew Roberts

Graphic 45 Good Ol Sport is a fabulous masculine paper collection. It works really well in the pocket scrapping style. Great colours and coordinating embellishments.

Supplies

  • Burnt orange card stock
  • Green cardstock
  • Blue card stock
  • Black soot distress ink
  • Graphic 45 Good Ol Sport 12 x 12 paper pad
  • Graphic 45 Good Ol Sport 8 x 8 paper pad
  • Graphic 45 Good Ol Sport banners
  • Graphic 45 Good Ol Sport tags and pockets
  • Graphic 45 Good Ol Sport chipboard 1
  • Graphic 45 Good Ol Sport chipboard 2
  • Graphic 45 good Ol Sport card stock stickers
  • Graphic 45 Good Ol Sport card stock alphabet stick
  • Metal eyelets
  • Foam tape square
  • Double sided tape
  • Wet glue
  • Paper trimmer
  • Inking tool
  • Becky Higgins Pocket page design H
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    This tutorial uses a half pocket scrapping page. The designs featured an be utilised in a full size page with the same pocket sizes. For this page the pockets are numbered 1 - 4 from the top.

    Step 2

    I have used 2 photos in this page. They have been cropped to : photo 1- 3 5/8 x 2 3/4 inches and photo 2 - 3 7/8 x 2 3/4 inches. The photos are used in pocket 1 and 4.

    Step 3

    POCKET ONE : Cut two burnt orange card stock mats. 1 at 4 x 6 inches and corner punch all corners. 1 at 3 7/8 x 3 inches.

    Step 4

    Cut 1 green stripe mat from the paper collection at 5 5/8 x 3 5/8 inches.

    Step 5

    Cut 1 green blue check from the paper collection at 5 x 3 3/8 inches.

    Step 6

    Ink the edges of all mats with black soot distress ink.

    Step 7

    Cut a border strip from the paper collection to 6 inches in length and ink edges with a black marker to hide white paper core.

    Step 8

    Using coordinating card stock alphabet stickers spell the word friends, mount on green card stock and trim creating a small border.

    Step 9

    Fussy cut the above images from the paper collection. Ink edges with a black marker to cover white paper core.

    Step 10

    Adhere all mats together in the pictured order. Ensure the small burnt orange mat with photo attached is aligned to one side.

    Step 11

    Attach border strip approximately 7/8 inch from the bottom

    Step 12

    Position word slight off centre and adhere in position

    Step 13

    Attach all fussy cut images in to the above configuration and glue or tape into position. You can mount the fore most images on foam tape . Pocket one is complete.

    Step 14

    POCKET TWO : Cut 1 blue card stock mat at 4 x 3 inches and cut 1 paper mat from the paper collection at 2 5/8 x 3 3/4 inches and corner punch all corners.

    Step 15

    Cut one collector card from the paper collection and mount on blue card stock. Trim all the way round to form a small border.

    Step 16

    Use this tag sticker from the coordination card stock stickers and mount on blue card stock. Trim around all sides to form a small border. Attach eyelet at the top.

    Step 17

    Use the play ball element from the chipboard 2 pack and ink the raw edges with black soot distress ink.

    Step 18

    Ensure the edges of all mats and other elements are inked using black soot distress ink .

    Step 19

    Adhere the card stock and paper mat together aligning centrally. Apply glue to the straight sides of the chipboard element and position on base. This will form a pocket for the tag and card.

    Step 20

    Tuck tag and card in to the pocket . Pocket two is now complete.

    Step 21

    Cut two burnt orange card stock mats. 1 at 4 x 6 inches with punched corners. 1 at 4 1/8 x 3 inches.

    Step 22

    Cut 1 green card stock mat at 4 7/8 x 2 1/2 inches.

    Step 23

    Cut 2 patterned paper mats from the paper collection. 1 at 3 5/8 x 5 5/8 inches and 1 at 4 5/8 x 2 3/8 inches.

    Step 24

    Spell the word cheeky ( or a chosen word ) using the coordinating card stock stickers. Mount on green card stock and trim to form a small border.

    Step 25

    Select banner components from the coordinating banner pack.

    Step 26

    Ink edges of all card stock mats with black soot distress ink .

    Step 27

    Ink edges of patterned paper mats with black soot distress ink.

    Step 28

    Ink edges of embellishments with black soot distress ink

    Step 29

    Adhere the mats in the pictured order. Then adhere the photo.

    Step 30

    Attach the embellishments in the pictured configuration, or desired position. Pocket four is now complete.

    Step 31

    Place all pocket layouts into the place sleeve and your Graphic 45 Good Ol Sport pocket scrapping is complete.

    Step 32

    Completed Good Ol Sport pocket page.