Saturday, January 12, 2013

Scraps of Elegance Design Team Reveal

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This beautiful kit is filled with 13 Arts and FabScraps!!!

Our Guest Designer this month is the fabulous


My first project is based on this months sketch by Charlotte!


I was inspired this month to use a lot of stamping on my projects. I forget that I have all these stamps and how great they work as embellishments. The large heart and key are from a set of Tattered Angels stamps I have on hand. Of course the leaves are my beloved Heartfelt Creations Stamps!


The butterflies and birdcage are also stamps.
I was inspired by one of my scrap idols Gerry Van Gent on the window with my daughters photo. I saw a layout she had done with a window like this and it reminded me that I had a similar die. I inked the window and used a stamp in the middle of the shutter like Gerry had done on her page. Thanks for the inspiration Gerry!!!


My flowers were created using the CottageCutz "Layered Zinnia" die! I love this one. It's one of my favorite flowers now!


This is a photo of my daughter taken in 2011. It was a day at the park and there were geese in the background. I thought of this photo when I saw the little stickers in the kit and one of them said "fresh duck eggs" ( not quite a duck but close enough!)

The leaves are Heartfelt Creations Stamps. The leaf die cut is the CottageCutz "Leafy Foliage" die.
I created the flowers with Tim Holtz Tattered Floral and Pinecone dies.



My final project is a photo of yours truly. I cut that black die cut on my Cameo. I have resolved to use that machine more this year!

The flowers are Heartfelt Creations and I layered them then outlined them in puffy paint. After the paint dries I just hit it with a heat gun and the paint puffs up. I made the little inner flowers with the netting in the kit.

The flourishes are also stamps I believe they are Inkadinkado Flourishes. I stamped them on some of the pattern paper and then cut them out.

Don't forget to stop by Scraps of Elegance and grab a kit for yourself!

Thank you for the visit today and all your kind comments!

5 comments:

Elena Olinevich said...

your punching and cutting is great as always. I love the project with your photo, where you are looking at the window. You've made awesome flowers there

Ayeeda said...

Amazing pages!!! So beautiful details, I love stamping and your flowers are simply gorgeous!
Regards :*

Theresa said...

Loved and pinned all three of the layout. And your flowers are awesome. Will have to pull out my old puff paints again I keep forgetting to use them on flowers. thanks as always for sharing.

Shanna Shands said...

Okay I need to have a skype session and watch you work. I love your layouts!!!

Rachael Funnell said...

3 ABSOLUTELY STUNNING layouts..... The details are just INCREDIBLE!!

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