Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Sweet Little Lief ****Maja Design****

Hello, here is a LO I did,using the Vintage Autumn Basics Collection.....I love,love this Collection!!!!

From the Vintage Autumn Basics I used: No.XIX,No.XIX-BS,No.XX,No.XXI,No.XXI,No.XXI-BS,No.XXII,No.XXII-BS,No.XXIII,No.XXIII-BS,Heritage & a BS's of a label's.

The Dusty Attic Chipboard used:

Baroque Frame set - Circle
Baroque Frame Set-Circle (DA0542)
Decorative Scroll #1
Decorative Scroll #1 (DA0213)
Leafy Scroll
Leafy Scroll (DA0764)
Marrakesh Trellis small
Marrakesh Trellis Small (DA0821)
Cyclone Wire
Cyclone Wire (DA0737)
mini ABC set upper
mini ABC set upper case (DA0861)
mini ABC set lower
mini ABC lower (DA0862)
Teeny Tiny ABC set
Teeny Tiny ABC set (DA0983)

Here are some closeups of detail....
Shows some distressed,hand stitched layers. I also did some punch work & layered the leafy scroll over the decorative scroll....
 For the blue in the chipboard I used Graphite TA glimmer mist,then rock candy crackle & once the crackle dried I applied perfect pearls mist,blue smoke using a brush....
I used Petaloo-Dareeling Collection- Tea stained blues for the flowers on this LO....
I used picket fence crackle,on the under piece of the decorative scroll,& when that dried I rubbed in som brown chalk to bring out the cracks...
The tiny roses are prima. I made a layered distressed heart. I cut a hole in the top piece of the heart,distressed it,then inserted the chipboard piece (marrakesh trellis)into the layers. Then I stitched that together....
I love how these to scrolls fit together!!!
Rolled corner,I punched in a eyelet then tied hemp around the roll....

Shows another hole that I inserted chipboard in (cyclone wire)
 Thank you so much for taking the time to look....Rachelle

Monday, April 28, 2014

Gone Fishing ****Dusty Attic***

Hello,here is a LO I did using some of Dusty Attics Rustic,outdoor pieces.....

The Dusty Attic Chipboard used:
Reeds #2
Reeds #2 (DA1028)
reeds (DA1002)
Seagulls (DA1042)
Fish Net Panel
Fish Net Panel (DA0654)
mini Shells
mini shells (DA0559)

mini ABC set lower
Mini Lower ABC (DA0862)
I used the Walking in the Forest Collection from Maja Design.
I used: flannel shirt,jeans, & die cut letters-bs
Here are some closeups of detail:
On the reed heads, I used two shades of brown distress stain, & on the leaves I used 2 shades of green. I then applied DA crackle,let that dry then inked the edges with a brown ink pad....
On the stump the seagull is standing on,I applied a coat of Viva Modeling cream,then stamped it with a BoBunny wood grain stamp.Once the dried I used my ink pad to bring out more of the grain. I used picket fence crackle on the seagulls, & applied a second coat where the wings are....
I also dry rubbed on some Viva modeling cream onto the reeds....
I ripped & distressed a hole,then inserted the piece of DA fish net.,I applied some Viva Modeling pasted & once that dried I rubbed in some brown & blue chalk.I also glued some seed beads into the fish net..
Using some of DA's seashells into the flower clusters.The flowers are from Petaloo Darjeeling Collection,teastained blues...
On these reed heads I applied a thick coat of crackle,then sprinkled on some micro beads,while the crackle was still wet.I also did some stencil work using The Crafters Workshop 12x12 Confetti & Viva Modeling Cream (Champagne).

Used some fabric in my layers(old Halloween)

The twine used on this LO is from a floral shop....
Thank you so much for taking the time to look....Rachelle

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Let it Snow ****Maja Design****

  Hello,today I am here to share with you a LO I did using the CreaDiem Collection. I hope this is the last winter LO I do until next winter!!!!

I used: fylid av karelek, kann dig sjalv-bs, Sann vanskap, Ord flyger-bs,karleken-bs

Dusty Attic used:
ATC frame #1 DA0673
mini script ABC DA0859
Swirly Christmas Tree DA0636
nameplate #5 DA0609
bookman ABC DA066

Other products used, MFT die,brads unknown,petaloo flowers  wild blossoms mixed,fuchsia,I am Roses flowers,seed beads unknown,prima butterflies & resin zipper,ribbon,crafters workshop stencil,picket fence crackle, Tim Holtz black soot stain,Martha Stewart texture effects,Tim Holtz distresser,paper piece,needle,embro thread
Shows some of my paper layers,I also did some paper weaving & rolling
Used part of circles in the design
ripped layers,brads,ATC frame & resin zipper
I stained the tree,ATC frame & alpha with black soot
then put drops of liquid accents on the tree & the frame,then sprinkled on the seed beads
I painted the name plate with picket fence crackle,I used texture paste on the to of snow
Thank you so much for taking the time to look......Rachelle