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


Happy Easter ***Maja Design***

Hello,here is a Easter Card I made using the Vintage Spring Basics Collection.


From this Collection I used:
1st of March
1st of March
1st of March-bs
1st of March-BS
9th of March-bs
9th of March-BS & a BS of a label

The Dusty Attic Chipboard used:
ATC Frame #1

ATC Frame #1 (DA073)
mini Chicken Wire
mini chicken wire (DA0788)
Bamboo #1
Bamboo#1 (DA0703)

I did some distressed hand stitched layers. I left the frame & chicken wire raw,except for inking the edges.I used two different green paints, on the leaves of the bamboo & once that dried I applied rock candy crackle.
The flowers used are from Prima & Petaloo,they are old ones that I had....
Shows layers,burlap trim from Prima, & chicken wire inserted under a ripped piece of paper...


Thank you for taking the time to look & have a wonderful Easter weekend....Rachelle


Saturday, April 5, 2014

Spring***Maja Design April Mood Board****

Hello,today I am here to share with you a LO I did for Maja Design's Mood Board for April. The colors in the photo Kelly took of JT are perfect for this months Mood Board https://www.facebook.com/KellyMichalukPhotography
Here is the Beautiful Spring Mood Board, I just love playing with theses challenges,it takes me out of my box....http://blog.majadesign.nu/2014/04/april-mood-board-2/
From the Mood Board I used: yellow,paint,daffodils,Spring,twigs,pastels,feathers,texture (distressed layers,hand stitching,stencil work,crackle paint)Basket (I thought a birds nest is like a basket),eggs,fabric & shimmer.
From the Vintage Spring Basics I used:4th of May BS,4th of May,10th of April-BS,8th of April,8th of April -BS,4th of March -BS,1st of March -BS,Days to Remember & some of the BS'S of the labels.http://majadesign.nu/products/vintage-spring-basics/
The Dusty Attic Chipboard used:http://www.dustyattic.com.au/products/index.php
Scalloped Circles 13 pcs
Scalloped Circles (DA0112)
Lacing Tash
Lacing Tash (DA0631)
Marrakesh Trellis small
Marrakesh Trellis Small (DA0821)
Birds on a branch
Birds on a Branch (DA0333)

Swirly Vine small
swirly vine small (DA0181)

Bird Nests #1
Bird Nests #1 (DA0720)
mini Feathers
mini feathers (DA0650)
Bookman ABC Set
Bookman ABC Set (DA0666)


I used picket fence crackle on all the chipboard & once it dried I inked the edges using a brown ink pad,then I rubbed in some lavender lace liquid pearls using my finger....
Shows some of my distressed stitched layers & some stencil work using Crafters Workshop Art is 6x6. I also ripped a hole in my circle & put the piece of chipboard in between the layers. The flowers are Prima...
Shows my layers & handstitching...

On the laces I used lavender lace liquid pearls....
Cluster with birds nest,feathers,flowers & cut out daffodils & butterflies...

Ribbon,use of fabric....




I can't wait to see what you come up with,with this months Mood Board.....
Thank you so much for taking the time to look....Rachelle