Wood Veneers??

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Posted 1/29/2013 by KYTeecher in General Scrappin'


PeaNut 76,445
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Posted: 1/29/2013 5:20:01 AM
I am seeing more and more of those wood veneers available with collections. I have noticed them in stores for years, but I was never really sure how to use them in my scrapbooks. Can someone give me ideas on how you use them?


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Posted: 1/29/2013 5:23:56 AM
Theres a ton of different fun ways you can use them! Try using them in place of a button or a little accent on the bottom corner of a photo or if you do PL placing them on journaling cards with some washi is fun too! Take a look at the gallery I'm sure you'll find tons of ideas there!


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Posted: 1/29/2013 6:15:34 AM
You can stain them, you don't have to have the wood look.

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Posted: 1/29/2013 6:58:52 AM
They are the perfect finish to a grouping of embellishments.


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Posted: 1/29/2013 7:26:51 AM
i love to use them on pl

you can glitz them if you dont want the wood look

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Posted: 1/29/2013 7:30:12 AM
i need to buy some (mini cameras)

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Posted: 1/29/2013 7:43:23 AM
I love them! I usually just like the look of them plain. I may bling them up eventually.


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Posted: 1/29/2013 8:29:09 AM
You can mist them, stain them, glitter them... add them in with your embellishment cluster or use it to accent a title. I like the geotag and camera wood veneer since they can go with almost anything.

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Posted: 1/29/2013 8:39:45 AM
I use them on my PL cards. The arrows are perfect for that!

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Posted: 1/29/2013 11:20:17 AM
They are just too fun! I have been using them on layouts for a little accent, or my Project Life cards as well. I love that you can paint them, color them, mist them, glitter them, or just use them plain - so many options!

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Posted: 1/29/2013 11:24:26 AM
Doesn't anyone care about using acid free/lignin free products in their scrapbooks anymore?

By nature of wood veneers being, well, wood, they are not lignin free.

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Posted: 1/29/2013 11:26:33 AM
Hey..wow!! Check out the blog post I put up today and the previous one, they both have examples of what I did with wood veeners! I think it will give you some ideas!!!

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Posted: 1/29/2013 11:27:17 AM
I use them in my project life (I used a couple on last weeks layout that you can see on my blog). I like to use my mists and color them! The HS Color Shine mists are awesome on them. I just unscrew the top and tap some on and rub it with my finger. Leaves a great shimmer! I don't worry about them not being acid-free.

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