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Sunday, May 10, 2015

Beautiful World Layout

I was invited to be a guest designer for 1-2-3 Get Scrappy this month, and it was a great opportunity for me to think outside the box! I grabbed some paints (not something I normally use in scrapbooking) and painted a background for my layout. Although it took a while for the paint to dry, I love the finished product and am so glad I tried something different. Check out the challenge board below, and hopefully you'll get inspired to try something out of the box on your layout, too!
I chose the column with two paints, the word beautiful, and a die-cut piece.

Recipe:
World Traveler stamp set
Heartstrings & Snowhaven Level 2 papers
Cranberry, Black, Pear & White Daisy cardstock
White Daisy textured cardstock
Cranberry, Pear, Black & Glacier ink
Black marker
White gel pen (Sakura)
Enamel hearts
Shamrock Green acrylic paint (Michaels)
Ocean Reef Blue acrylic paint (Delta Ceramcoat)
3-D foam tape
Cricut Art Philosophy cartridge: title, hearts
Cricut Artbooking cartridge: arrows
Pattern: Stuck Sketches May 1 sketch
Challenges: Lasting Memories Beautiful challenge

13 comments:

Laura said...

This is so pretty, love your details! Thank you for joining us at Stuck?! Sketches!

Sandy Ross said...

Fabulous painted background. It makes everything just pop! Thanks for playing along with Stuck?!

Michele said...

I really love this!! :) Thanks for joining our Beautiful challenge at Lasting Memories.

Suzanne cricutcraftingrammyblogspot.com said...

BEautiful page and I love the background. Thanks for sharing with us at Lasting MEmories.

Marg Van Patten said...

This is fantastic! Great color choices and an amazing selection of papers. :)

sue said...

Cheryl, Love, love your layout for the GD at 123GS!! Cheers, Sue :)

Lori said...

That background is gorgeous - makes for a beautiful page. Thanks so much for joining us at Lasting Memories!

KerrynF said...

Love the background paper, it really makes the rest of the page pop. Thanks for playing along with Stuck?!

Andrea Martin said...

Your background rocks!

Carmen Crosseti Cohen-Henriquez said...

Great job with the background! Those beautiful photos just pop! Thanks for joining us at Stuck?!

Tina Campbell said...

Super cute layout :) That back drop is just so cool!

Renee said...

This is gorgeous, I love how you have managed to use three photos but not look too crowded, thankyou for joining us at Lasting memories

Beatrice Lawson said...

Such a fun page!! What a fun layout! Thanks for joining us at Lasting Memories!