Friday, February 7, 2014

Mixing Collections with Bo Bunny!

Todays assignment for the Bo Bunny team was to create a layout mixing and matching 2 or more collections.  I found this photo of my youngest daughter and me on a walk from a few years ago.  I wanted to scrap it in soft neutral colors so I chose the tan and pale aqua colors from the Woodland Winter The Avenues collections.  For the background, I did a little inking with some soft aqua chalk ink by Versa Mark ( Sea Breeze from the Spring collection).  Then I used a Prima flourish stencil with some home made texture paste (my home-made texture paste recipe is found in the right column of my blog under tutorials).
I chose the blooms from the "Natural Earth" collection of Bo Bunny blooms to keep to the nature theme of the page.  I also used some of the fun die cuts from the Woodland Winter collection (Noteworthy) to stay in keeping with the theme of my page.  I always love using the die cut pieces from the Noteworthy packages.....for those of you who don't like fussy cutting, these are the best!  Isn't that deer and owl cute?
Because my photo is from a few years ago, I wanted to incorporate the clocks from The Avenues collection to show the passing of time and also to reinforce how much time spent with family means to me.
I used a fun new chipboard piece from Dusty Attic to frame my photo called String of Hearts Frame Set.  This design comes in a set of 3 sizes....I just love them!  I simply painted the frame white with Gesso and then used some chalk ink to tint the hearts.  Then I went over the hearts with some glitter glues (Stickles: Gold and Waterfall).
Bo Bunny Supplies:
Patterned Paper: Journal/Woodland Winter; Antique, Clocks, Home, Stripe/The Avenues
Dimensional Stickers: Woodland Winter
Combo Stickers: The Avenues
Brads: The Avenues
Noteworthy: Woodland Winter
Blossoms: Natural Earth Bouquet, Natural Earth Dahlia, Natural Earth Zinnia
Kraft Wood Clocks/hands
Thanks everyone for stopping by today and having a peek at my newest project.  If you are looking for Dusty Attic chipboard, I have a listing of companies that carry Dusty Attic in the right side panel of my blog.  Have a great weekend! xo xo


Becky said...

wow, what a stunning page. Such wonderful little details.

pattyo said...

Another fantastic layout! How do you come up with so many different ideas?! Love it!

Juliz Design Post said...

How lovely. Just adore everything you make.

Julie x

Romy said...

You once again left me completely speechless with this lay-out. The soft look of it is so pretty. It gives the whole lay-out a very serene feel. I also just love how you used the cute animals from the Woodland Winter collection. Amazing work as always :) said...

Wow, this is another beautiful LO, love the colours and the items you've used. Thanks for the inspiration...greetings Miranda

Asmah Zainal Abidin said...

I love the neutral colors and as always a beautiful page :)

cardsetalia said...

Beautiful layout, love how you combined the collections, and the woodland animals are very cute.

Cindy Gay said...


Nathaly said...

Wow! Jolie

luv46kdz said...

I just love this piece :) Beautiful. The embelliies are perfect.

Paula xoxo

Lizzyc said...

Oh this is beautiful.. It feels like the papers are all meant to go together, love the chipboard pieces and love that masking on the back ground too.. beautiful layout!

Gülay Temizel Ertürk said...

Greetings From Turkey!
I would like to tell you "ellerine sağlık", a proverb in Turkish means "Get your hands health" :)
See you again...

Mary Elizabeth said...

This LO just made me smile! Seriously ... you are incredibly gifted. You can layer texture, images and color to make such a special piece of art. Love this! -- Mary Elizabeth

Elizabeth said...

Just love those animal die-cuts and how you've finished the DA frame. Such a clever gal! Love the masking, burlap addition and flowers. I love the usage of clocks as well! Great photo of you and Megan also!


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