16 January, 2013

Shell scraps her little girl Evie

Hi Bloggers

Little girls always make for a very pretty page & Shell shows us how she does it.

Shell explains:  'Today I'd like to show you a page I created using some of the gorgeous papers designed by Denise Anne.  Evie just turned 2 last month & I captured some stunning photos of her all dressed up ready for her party. I wanted to use some romantic papers & was thinking of a pink & green theme to match Evie's dress & the garden background. A French Garden collection has a gorgeous colour scheme that suited perfectly. In the end I edited my photo to black & white as it matched the papers better!




I have done some fussy cutting of the flowers & leaves on the French Garden sheet & some of the frames on the Collage Cartouche sheet



 I sprayed the lace with some Glimmermist to give it a more vinatge feel rather than leaving it white


To give the chippie frame an aged/vintage look firstly prime the frame with gesso. Once dry use the a cinnamon ink as a base & lightly ink the entire frame
Next take the olive green ink & ink over the top of the cinnamon ink  & use the brown ink & roughly/randomly ink edges. Use the Distress crackle paint over the top for that beautiful textured crackle look



No page is complete without some beautiful floral embellishments! I prefer to use a large flower as a centrepiece so I chose the Princess flower for this & surrounded it with some smaller flowers in complementing colours

Meg's Garden Products used

Cream Lace P6240
A French Garden- The French Garden 3404
A French Garden- Collage Cartouche
Caged Damask 3401A
Lace L2862
Clock Medium C695
Notepaper Rectangle Doily - Note
Circle Doily- circle 15
Pink/cream open paper rose
mini oval laser frame FR001
Princess Flowers MH003
Mia Flowers white MIA-WH

Other products used
White Cardstock
Versa colour ink pinecone, Hint of Pesto, Cinnamon
Ranger Distress Crackle Paint Rock Candy
Gesso
Kaisercraft scrablle letters

I hope you enjoyed my first project with Meg's Garden!
Cheers
Shell'

A beautiful LO for a beautiful little girl - she is gorgeous Shell & the LO is well done.
Love the elements; the fussy cutting is beautiful, the butterflies perfectly placed & I particularly love the vintaged frame & lace - perfect touches for a lovely LO

Bye for now
Meg
www.megsgarden.com


7 comments:

  1. What a gorgeous creation Shell!!! Love all the beautiful Meg's Garden products on this layout, they coordinate perfectly!

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  2. superbe page! bises

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  3. Gorgeous layout Shell, love all the lace and all the layers under the clock!

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  4. adorable photo and so many flowers, beautiful

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  5. So so pretty Shell! and my gosh cannot believe she's 2 already! little princess in her dress. xoxo

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