Friday, April 22, 2011

Happy Easter with Love

This week for The Robins Nest I made a cute lay out featuring many of their beautiful papers and embellishments.
Please click on this photo for a better close up! - *





I started off by spritzing plain white card stock with pink and blue glimmer mist, and used a kleenex to dab off the excess.





Since my paper was still a bit damp from the mist, I attached the crepe paper ruffle with one of my most favorite tools in my studio...a stapler!
I once created a entire layout with no adhesive...just using a stapler! :)





Tearing is a great way to add dimension and helps add a vintage appeal.





I like to layer and play with different patterns. The rosette and pink swirl were made using a sizzix die. As you can see I used both- the positive and the negative from the swirl die cut.





I also love to incorporate vintage clip art in my projects. Some of my favorites come from Here!













Robins Nest products used in making this lay out...
Rub ons - Viva la France & live
Dew Drops - Beach Party and white tears drops
Butterfly glittered die cuts
Green journaling tag
Papers - Glitter Wedding Swirl, Glitter Pink on Pink, Glitter Getaway Leaves, Teal Glitter, and The Glitter Spa.

You can find all these here.
And for you chance to win a sample packet of their product, please visit their Blog, before the end if April, and become a follower!
http://chatteringrobins.blogspot.com/


~ Michelle Cummings

2 comments:

Vic said...

Sweet! Happy Easter to you!

Melony said...

Michelle- beautiful work and great tutorial- Happy Easter

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