Sweet Memories Clock

Designer: Holly Olson

SUPPLIES: Cardstock: (light blue) Patterned paper: (Blue Tiles/Dark Brown Weave from Timeless collection) Deja Views; (Espresso) Daisy D’s Pigment ink: (Bark) Tsukineko Paint: (Cornflower) Making Memories Accents: (black brads) Rub-ons: (sentiment) Cloud 9 Design; (numbers) EK Success Stickers: (clear epoxy circle) EK Success Fibers: (brown grosgrain ribbon) Michaels Adhesive: (decoupage) Plaid Other: (hook and loop fastener, clock parts, canvas, chipboard, photo) Finished size: 10" x 8"

1Paint canvas; let dry. Ink edges.
2 Trim patterned paper slightly smaller than canvas; ink edges. Adhere ribbon.
3 Trim patterned paper strip; tear and ink edges. Adhere.
4 Mat photo with cardstock; adhere.
5 Trim cardstock strip; apply sentiment rub-on. Ink and adhere.
6 Adhere piece to canvas. Attach brads.

1 Cut hole in canvas for clock center.
2 Apply number rub-ons.
3 Ink cardstock scrap; affix sticker and trim. Punch center and adhere.
4 Attach clock.
5 Adhere chipboard and patterned paper to canvas back. Note: Cut flap in chipboard to allow access to clock. Secure with hook and loop fastener.

Designer Tip
Purchase the clock you want to use before creating your layout. The size of your clock will determine where you place it.

Honoring Dad
If you love this project, you’ll find more great Father’s Day projects in the June/July 2008 issue of Paper Crafts magazine.

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