Good afternoon, just sharing my first DT page using Kaisercraft Botanica at Scrapbook Boutique. Initially, I wasn't too keen on this collection but when I looked at it again I found it pretty easy to work with.
And a couple of close ups
Full details of how I created this layout can be found on the Scrapbook Boutique blog here
Managed to actually get some 'me' scrapping done today. This was for the Sassy Scrapper August recipe challenge.
Here is my take:
This is a layout about my daughter having her photo taken at Movieworld with Bugs Bunny and Tweety Pie.
Recipe items: Thickers - I used some yellow glittery ones from my stash
Mists as watercolours: I used Lindy's Stamp Gang Starburst Blue Hawaiian blue which I tipped into a paint palette and used a plastic bag to add to my page (something I often do with my watercolours).
Enamel dots: I used 9 on my page in groups of 3.
Here's a few close ups:
I also used some pieces of Doodlebug Hip Hop Birthday patterned paper and tickets. A Charms Creations mini heart and a lovely chipboard starry circular frame which I bought at Paperific yesterday from Scrapmatts.
The challenge this month at Kraft+ was to use kraft and zentangle or doodle. I have been taken in by the adult colouring craze and have a couple of books on the go so was keen to give this a go. I used a template that I found on the Ornation Creation Facebook page and filled it in with zentangle designs and coloured it in with coloured pencils. I also created a border for my page. Besides animals, fungi is one of my favourite things to photograph. I'm happy with the zentangle but not sure about the page overall. It wasn't what I had envisaged at the beginning of my page design.
Anyway, here it is:
You have one week....the hop closes midday August 17 and the winner will be announced on the Scrapbook Boutique Blog on August 18. Good Luck!
(Head back to the SB Blog if you lose your way - you'll find the complete Blog Hop list....hop and challenge open to Australian residents only.)
It's also time for a new challenge.
Challenge :Create a project using the photo as your inspiration.
The project can be a card, a scrapbook layout or off the page project......it's totally up to you!
The Prize :
One randomly chosen winner will win a $30 Scrapbook Boutique Store Credit.
Challenge Rules:Your entryMUST
*be newly created following the current challenge guidelines
*link back to Scrapbook Boutique Blog
*not be entered in to more than three challenge sites
*you must be an Australian resident with an Australian delivery address
You may enter as many times as you like. But, in the interest of fairness, we will remove any entries that do not follow our simple guidelines and/or those entries shall not be eligible for prizes.
Thanks for understanding and playing along!
We look forward to seeing your creations.
Challenge Closes : Midnight, 31st August 2015
I was inspired by all the sprinkles so created a sprinkly type of canvas!
I used an 8x10 inch canvas. I gessoed the background. Then I used 2 gelatoes - Pistachio and Butter Cream to create the background. I scribbled them on in layers and then blended with a little water and my finger.
I gessoed the chipboard and coloured with Pistachio gelato. Then added some Stickles to the dots on the end. Before sticking it down I stencilled some dandelion leaves onto the canvas using Peeled Paint Distress Ink. On 2 of the leaves I sprinkled sticky embossing powder and after heating added Distress Glitter.
I then stencilled some little dots on the sides and bottom of the canvas front using texture paste. Then I glued on the chipboard and added some Collectables from the Kaisercraft Botanicals range, along with a sentiment. I added some Frosted Lace Stickles to some of the pieces.
Finally, I glued some Prima Glass Beads around the chipboard using Glossy Accents.
Hope this inspires you to have a go at the challenge.