Tuesday, September 23, 2008


Sym says, KAYA!

I made this for my balik bayan friend, Chi.

Hope to see her again.


Dear Chi,

Welcome back home and Happy Birthday to you. Here is something for you that will remind you that you have a home here and all of us loves you very much. (and also a little something to remember your short stay here or visit here)

-always take care
-be happy

Mood - board paper cream
Me and my big ideas rub ons value pack
MM tiny alphas
American crafts - thickers - foam letters - milk shake
EK - bookworks - Paper String ABC's
American Crafts - mini marks - rub-ons
Prima - say it in crystals
K&Co. Brenda walton - chipboard in a tin
Fiskars - threading waters boarder puncher
RicRac- from tutuban
Love Elsie - gel sticker - zoe collection
AC Fieldhouse Patterned Chipboard
Ranger distress crackle paint.
color box
Imagination Project rub-on
AC ribbons
DCWV - fall stack - summer stack - glitter stack
Provo Craft - Rob and Bob studio
Cuttle bug - script embossing folder
K&Co - patterned papers (unknown to me, paper scraps)

Cut 3pcs 4 x 8.5 inch and 1 pc 4 x 8 inch Mood board paper
score and fold at 4inch and 8inch
stick 4x0.5 flap to the next board paper to create an accordion of size 4x4 mini book.
Cover with desired pattern papers, stick pictures, embellish as desired and play with the scraps on hand.
Pictures are developed as wallet size

About ME:
I'm Symbelly, 30 y/o, wife to supportive hubby Sherwin, and mother to 2 beautiful children, Vien 5 and Will 2. I'm a working mom who loves scrapbooking. It lets me have a world of my own... my own rules, my own taste, just pleasing my own, boss of my own. Yeah! I love my scrapbook friends EBs and mini-EBs. They add color and love to my life. Makes me realize I'm not alone, that I've got lots of friends. Visit me at www.symbelly.blogspot.com.


marking said...

Hi Sym, love your album and I'm sure friend loves it even more.

cabbie lopez said...

this is really cute! you really do cute stuffs!!! now i see the transformation from the naked to the clothed one.

Nita Ang said...

Ang swerte ng mga pinagbigyan mo na nang mga album... inggit ako sa kanila.

Itong si Sym, napaka-prolific nito sa paggawa ng minis, lagi naman pinamimigay. But come to think of it, ang dami din naman niyang pinaligaya :D So sige lang sis... banat nang banat!

zabethtan said...

Nice page and layout. It is really memorable to treasure it.

CraftFairy said...

Great mini! This is one I yet have to try. TFS.

Donna E. said...

hi sym, this is really pretty! im sure your friend will treasure this forever!