Color Philosophy Inks

Prima has a brand new ink line called Color Philosophy. The colors are amazing and the selection of colors will keep you in crafting heaven.

My Prima Planner - In the Moment

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My Prima Planners

Have you gotten your new My Prima Planner? They are absolutely amazing!

Frank Garcia's Memory Hardward

I created a lovely photo album using Prima's Memory Hardware journal. Click the "read more" tab to see the entire album.

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Christine Adolph Stamps

I love to use stamping to add interest and texture to my crafting projects. I will be sharing my latest project using Prima's new Christine Adolph stamps.

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Friday, May 31, 2013

My Beauty


There are so many beautiful paper colletions on the market today.  I loved the earth tones found in the gorgeous "Hope Chest" collection from Pink Paislee.  I altered my photo to give it a sepia tone to coordinate with the papers.

The design is inspired by the May Dusty Attic sketch by Belinda Spencer. 

I used Cyclone Wire (DA0737) chipboard which I inked with vintage photo Distress Ink. 

I createc coiled paper by wetting a 1/4" strip of paper and wrapping it around a pencil.  Once dry, I tucked it around the flowers.  This technique was inspired by the uber talented Lisa Valentine.

I colored my chipboard letters using an E15 Copic marker.  I then added clear crackle varnish to create a beautiful shiny finish.

The Dusty Attic:  Cyclone Wire (DA0737); Mini Script ABC (DA0859); Clear Crackle Varnish (DA0900); Mini Roses -Chocolate (DA0730)
Pink Paislee:  Hope Chest Collection Papers, Paper Goods and Clip
Viva Decor:  Pearl Pen - Lime Green
Zva Creative:  Crystals and Leaves
Copic Markers:  E15
Ranger: Distress Ink - Vintage Photo
Prima:  Flowers and Birds Nest
Creative Memories:  Jumbo Circle Cutter

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Nancy Wethington said...

So, so beautiful.

Dianne said...

STUNNING layout for that beauty, I love looking at your work its sooooo inspiring and a treat for the eyes.Thanks for sharing and have a wonderful weekend..

WrinkleFreeDiva said...

This is an absolutely beautiful layout! I always enjoy looking at your work and all of the fabulous details you add.