Tuesday, September 4, 2012


Hello everyone Heather here.
today I have  a couple of French themed works 
 using the delightful Eiffel Tower .

Today I am showcasing a soft feminine 'FRENCH' themed page I created without using white cardstock ,
 which is quite unusual for me !! I love my white backgrounds. 
I covered the chipboard with white gesso first ,
 when dry I applied Dew Drop BRILLIANCE ink – CHOCOLATE.
I was pretty happy with the FINAL COLOR .
I trimmed the decorative top section from the frame 
( The remainder of the frame to be used on another project  later )

Imaginarium designs chipboard Items used
Eiffel tower ID30049
Emma Frame IDFR0012
Mini Alphas IDALCooo1
 My handy tip
I find by covering the chipboard with white gesso first, allows the ink to become more translucent .

Other items used
Kaiser paper, blossoms, lace … Green Tara leaves … Meg’s  Garden velvet flowers .
Prima flowers, Tim Holtz film strip, brads... Crochet cotton .

Imaginarium designs chipboard
Dress form IDS0007
4 butterflies on board IDT0014

The butterflies are painted with white gesso first and 
dabbed with raspberry versa color ink on edges of wings . 
  I layered the butterflies to create dimension and secured with a brad.
The dressform is simply inked with raspberry versa color. 
The Eiffel Tower is painted with white gesso .


BUTTERFLIES on a board

I hope I have inspired you to play with some of our fabulous ID chipboard .
to be in the running for a CHIPBOARD PRIZE.

warm hugz from Heather x


  1. I've been following your blog for a short while now, ever since your gorgeous chipboard caught my eye. It's just beautiful and I'd love to try it out in my wedding album or on a canvas. Thanks for the chance to win.

  2. These are just beautiful!! I love the colors and tones in the layout, and your tags are just stunning!!!!

  3. Wow Heather.Your page is just SO glamorous and fabulous.
    I love it ,..and the fab cards too!!

  4. Absolutely gorgeous - as always! I love the dressform tag - so much beautiful detail!

  5. thanks everyone for taking the time to leave some blog love ... hugz to each of you x

  6. fabulous projects Heather......love it all........ very OOOOLALA, :)

  7. I adore everything what Heather does, and her worl with the chipboard is great. love it

  8. Wow!!! Those tags are fabulous!!!! And the layout just wonderful! You 've used those chipboards so well!!!

  9. I've had some beautiful pictures of the Eiffel Tower to scrapbook for a while now, and would so LOVE to have that ID tower chipboard! It's gorgeous and so are all these layouts! Thanks so much for the inspiration!