“Captured Memoirs” Pin By Tim Holtz

Create a vintage-style pin with Inkssentials™ Memory Capsules™ and Memory Frames™.


(1) Select photo for Keyhole.

(2) Cut photo if needed and adhere to back of Keyhole with a small amount of Glossy Accents. Let dry.

(3) Cut Journal Ticket to 2” x 2” to fit inside Memory Frame.

(4) Adhere strip of music paper to ticket with Glossy Accents. Cut excess with scissors.

(5) Ink edges of ticket and music with Brushed Corduroy Distress Ink using Ink Blending Tool.

(6) Adhere film strip to side of background with small amount of Glossy Accents.

(7) Apply Antique Linen Distress Stickles to Artful Collage Flower and spread out with tip of bottle. Let dry completely and cut in half.

(8) Ink glittered flower with color of Distress Ink using Ink Blending Tool.

(9) Ink tips of flower with Brushed Corduroy Distress Ink using Ink Blending Tool.

(10) Adhere flower to edge of background with Glossy Accents.

(11) Place Washer over center of flower and pierce through center with Craft Pick.

(12) Attach with Long Fastener.

(13) Place Keyhole in CENTER of background and pierce holes with Craft Pick.

(14) Insert Long Fasteners through holes in Keyholes and secure to back.

(15) Place background onto Hammer Mat and tap Long Fasteners on Keyhole with bump end of Texture Hammer to dent brads. Hammer Long Fastener in center of flower flat.

(16) Place finished collage between a piece of Memory Glass and top with Memory Capsule.

(17) Insert into Memory Frame making sure frame ring is on the bottom of collage and secure frame closed.

(18) Attach Muse Token to bottom ring of Memory Frame with Jump Ring.

(19) Place Hinge Clip on top edge of Memory Frame.

(20) Attach Trinket Pin through back hole in Hinge Clip with Jump Ring and pin finished piece to your clothes or project.

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