Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Growing in Unity Thursday - My Story...Happy Family

A few weeks ago, I started creating an album called My Story. An simple album that contained my story, what it is to be me, what steps I have taken in my life to get where I am, and what people I have loved and met along the way. This next installment into My Story is Happy Family. I was very excited when I found the Authentique Paper - Collection Blissful in my local scrapbook store. Then to read what the die cuts said on them, made me about cry in the store. "A {happy} family is but an earlier Heaven." - George Bernard Shaw. 


To create the flowers, I used the {ippity} stamp set Flowers + Friends = Priceless, and stamped them using Memento Tuxedo Black ink onto the yellow cardstock. Then with Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist, I sprayed the flowers to give them sparkle. And to finish off the flowers, I added a rhinestone to the center of each.

Close up to see Glimmer Mist.

Supplies Used to create this page: {ippity} stamps: Flowers + Friends = Priceless; Memento Ink - Tuxedo Black; Versa Magic Chalk Ink - Niagara Mist; EK Success - Scallop Border Punch; Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist - Flower Power & Wheatfields
 
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Sending My Love
Bitty Backgrounds
Little Me
Bella Fiori
Homegrown
Hugs & Kittens
Handmade Holiday
Bella Trees
Imagine It

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10 comments:

  1. Those layered flowers are SOOO gorgeous:) Great LO!

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  2. Cute scrap page, love the flowers!

    Carol B
    ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

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  3. I love your layout! You have a great talent for flowers! They really pop off your page! Love it!!

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  4. What a great layout! I love that use tattered angels on your projects...you've inspired me to try!

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  5. Beautiful flowers! wonderful layout.

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  6. Cute! I love the idea of an album about you. That is such a great idea! Your handmade flower accents are super adorable!

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  7. Love how your projects always tie together, from theme, to papers used, stamps and other embellishments. Always the right touch. Thanks for sharing.

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  8. I love your album idea...and this page is wonderful...indeed a fabulous memory for years to come!

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