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Tuesday, 4 February 2014

Not a card for a wee change ;0)

 
Hi Crafty Bloggers
 
I had saw a beautiful picture frame in a shop with an old postcard inside
 and this gave me the inspiration to make this for
 
The Magnolia Down Under Challenge #228 Doohickey's Only
 
I started with a plain frame and I painted it roughly with studio gesso .
 While still wet I painted on Galeria glass beads texture gel.
 
 
 
 
Inside the frame I used pion papers and stamped Magnolia Postcard text stamps with black stazon ink. I cut the butterflies from the design paper and edged them with distress ink.
I used Doohickey tea labels and another cut out from the papers.
 
 
I have added this heart from Live & Love crafts to the butterfly Doohickey die.



 
I added this dragonfly and and another key charm on the other side
 also lightly painted with white gesso.
 
 
I have used the doohickey house which I coloured with distress ink
 using a blending tool and used the doohickey die dragonfly on top.
 
I adore the daisy doohickey die and pinched the corners that I saw in the Magnolia Magazine and finished with a doohickey swirl underneath and a hobby house button in the middle.


 
Here is the doohickey peony.

 
Can you tell I just love these dies !!
 
I hope you like my creation had so much fun doing something different
and will be placed in my bedroom as I love the overall result.
 
Thank you so much for stopping by
Lots Of Crafty Hugs
 
Kirsty-Anne ;0)




3 comments:

  1. Wow!!! Your frame is absolutely gorgeous.
    Your choice of Doohickey dies look beautiful with lots of texture and detail.
    The embellishments co-ordinate really well.
    Lots of big crafty hugs.
    Donna xx

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  2. WOW Kitty this is awesome what an amazing project you have designed this to perfection.
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  3. Oh Wow Kirsty-Anne, this is gorgeous!!! I love your butterfly the cute little house and flowers!! It really is so much fun just using your dies huh! Thanks for playing along at MDUC

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