Thursday, March 7, 2013

Love, Adore & Cherish and Country Ballerina

Aloha from Maui Hawaii!!  I'm here with my daughter enjoying the sun and some relaxation and having the time of my life!!



LOVE, ADORE & CHERISH

I have two projects to share with you today.  The 1st project is a photo of my scrapping buddie's little girl and her besties, she's the one in the middle and is just a sweetie!






Materials Used:  Prima's Rondelle Collection, Folk Art "Pure Black" & "Parchment White"
Imaginarium Designs Chipboard Used:
Love Adore Cherish - IDW0026
8 Butterflies On Board - IDS0003



To alter the Imaginarium Designs Chipboard I first gessoed the pieces and then painted them with some Folk Art Black.  After that dried I used a fan brush to apply some Folk Art Parchment White and I love how the butterflies came out!  For the words I just painted them with Folk Art "Pure Black".

COUNTRY BALLERINA

My 2nd project is a photo of my hairdresser's little girl, such a cutie!





Materials Used:  Prima's Ledger Collection along with Kaisercraft's Marigold Collection
Prima Vintage Trinket pieces, Tim Holtz Tattered Flowers Die Cut, Cottage Cutz Leafy Follage (4x6), Tim Holtz Distress Inks-Walnut Stain & Rusty Hinge.

Imaginarium Design Chipboard Used:
Circle Border - IDB0008
Embellishment 4 - IDS0013





To alter the chipboard I first gessoed the pieces and then painted them with Folk Art "Parchment White".  I then applied a crackle medium (sorry it didn't take that well to see in the photos).  I then applied some distress inks around the edges and randomly in the pieces.

Thanks for letting me share these project with you and I hope you enjoy!  Don't forget to leave a comment to win some awesome chipboard!

To see more of my work you can go to:
http://lostcoastscrapper.blogspot.com


11 comments:

  1. Oh wow, your both lay-outs are so beautifully layered and detailed - you have an amazing style!

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  2. Love all the layers especially the second page, just beautiful.

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  3. Beautiful layouts! Love the color choices in both, and your layering is amazing! So much stunning detail! Btw, you've inspired me to get some of the ID butterflies!

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  4. Wow!!! Gorgeous!!! Hope you are having a ball in Hawaii!!!!!

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  5. Both are very beautiful Karen! Enjoy your stay in Hawaii! xxx

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  6. Absolutely stunning colours, layering, techniques & paper choice. Imaginarium Designs look so cool & think I may have found a UK retailer. YAY!! Caroline :)

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  7. Wow, amazing projects!! Hope you are having good time in Hawaii!!:)

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  8. Say it here also, love these two layouts!!

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  9. Gorgeous Karen!!!! Love them both...

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