Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Black With 2

Welcome, I think it's finally cooling down here in Sunny Queensland.  
I was excited to get back from my scrapbooking weekend and find that we can actually now have the fire burning.  It was so lovely to sit in front of a fire and feel the heat radiating on your skin, especially after a long drive home.  Oh!! and to a beautifully cooked dinner, the house filled with family and friends a large glass of wine.  A perfect end to a fabulous weekend.  

This is the usual time we head off to our annual scrapbooking weekend,  as much as I enjoy going, I never know what to pack.  After loading the car up with everything I think needed I was able to create for a few challenges.  First up on my list was BLACK WITH 2 challenge, the only problem when you are away from your craft room is the struggle to find the right colours.  In the end I was happy with the result.


MY TAKE ON THE CHALLENGE



I didn't have to much patterned paper to choose from so I used a little from the MME "Find Your Wings" range.  I was inspired by the picture to use some shot's taken on my Mother's Day High Tea  that my daughter had taken me to this year.  I created the background with paint and textured paste and a mask.  


My Title reads "The Sweetness of Old Favourites" I thought this was fitting for the photos and the quote that  I had found in my stash.  I flipped the sketch and I used a Quickutz die cut to create my interpretation of the bottom of the sketch.  

Other product used:

Kaiser - Hot Air Balloon transparency & blooms
The Crafters Wokshop - Template
Basic Grey Stickers
Websters - Stickers
Prima Flowers
My Minds Eye - Up and Away paper

Thanks for looking and for leaving me your comments, they are appreciated!!!

Have a awesome week!!!
Bye for now!






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15 comments:

  1. wow fiona thats amazing thanks for playing with this months mood board at bw2

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  2. Beautiful layout Fi and perfect to celebrate High Tea. I love the background and the hot air balloons are lovely. Thanks for playing along with us at BW2 this month.

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  3. A lovely page. I love the hot air balloons here. Thanks for playing with at BW2

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  4. I love this page, so much to look at! Thanks for joining in at BW2

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  5. awesome work thanks for joining us at bw2 xo

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  6. What a gorgeous LO. Thanks for participating in our chocolate/raspberry challenge @ BW2 this month

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  7. Oh Loving this page. Just stunning. :)

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  8. Oh this is fabulous Fi! I hope you had a great weekend away. It's so hard to know what to pack - if only we could take everything.....

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  9. Awesome work Fi! Loving the background details and great work with the Mood Board. Thanks for joining us at BW2!

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  10. Love this page, so many textures and the curved wiring is awesome! Thanks for joining us at BW2 :)

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  11. Wow this is absolutely amazing. Love all the different elements. Thanks for joining us at BW2

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  12. Fi - this is GORGEOUS - thanks for playing along with BW2!!

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  13. Fabulous page Fi. Love that you've flipped the sketch. thanks for joining in at Black with 2 this month.

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  14. I love this LOl!! Thanks for joining us this month on BW2

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  15. great page thanks for joining us at BW2 this month

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