First I started by giving my chipboard pieces from the Skinny Arrows and Doodles Set 1 a coat of white gesso and then I painted them with acrylic paints that matched my paper collection.
For my layout I started by creating and placing the focal point with the pictures. I didn't glue it down, but just figured out the placement.
Next I added a piece of paper to the background and laid out my embellishments to decide on the placement for them.
Here is the finished product:
I used the following Gypsy Soul Laser Cuts products on this project: