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Friday, 11 June 2010

Scrapbooking at Craft Den

This is a LO I did last night with Lynne at Craft Den Studio.  It is of my son & daughter in one of her 'love you brother moments' and at the moment we don't get many of these.  Everyone got to place their pictures on the LO how they wanted so they all look quite different.  To see another example hop over to Natty's blog.


We used Bo Bunny papers.  First we made an aperture 10" x 10" and then inked and curled the edges.  I have never curled paper like this before and found you really need to work the paper to get it to give and curl nicely.  We then put the aperture paper over another 12" x 12" paper.  We then used a stamp set from Diamond Card Craft called Flourish Clear Stamps to stamp a border design, highlighted with an Inkssentials white pen.

Lynne had cut us some flowers out from a Tim Holtz, Bigz die and she showed us how to shape them to give them some dimension.  We also learnt how to make swirly roses.  I really like making these flowers so you may be seeing some on my cards in the future.  All  the items we used can be bought from Lynne at Craft Den Studio.

10 comments:

Rose Petal said...

Hiya Poppet. this is a lovely page. I love your colour for the framework and finished off with those gorgeous flowers. Happy memories for ever. Happy crafting and thank you so much for always coming to see me.
Lots of love, sandra xx

sundownerin said...

that is a very fun idea!! i like the picture!! it shows love!!! i like it very much! and the flowers you made... a dream...

big hug from your biggest fan!!

Gina said...

Gorgeous page Poppet! I've got 2 kids and it's a miracle and lots of prodding to get them to be "loving " toward each other haha!
Love as always Gina x x x

Stressed Stamper said...

Great memories..How come everyone goes to Lynnes fab classes except me - wish I was near to Sheffield to go

Elaine said...

Very sweet, Poppet. Such a lovely photo and great memories to treasure.
Love the papers and the flowers are fab.
Higs Elaine xx

Jennifer said...

It looks fantastic Pops! xx Jenny xx

Lynsey said...

Hi Poppet what a great layout! I love all the detail. How funny you are going to Cornwall next week thats where I am going too! Lets hope the weather is good for us!
Hugs Lynsey x

Dezinaworld said...

Ohhh its lovely. They look so sweet on this pic and what a beautiful layout
Hugs June xxxxx

Mina said...

what a brilliant layout Poppet, perfect for the gorgeous aaaaaaahhhhhh photo
Mina xxx

heidy said...

love your lo great picture.

xxx Heidy