Monday, 12 February 2018

Follow your ❤️

Hello friends

Hope you are all good!
As its Valentines day this week I thought 
I would share a vintage inspired make with you...

I started with a scrap piece of wood, to which I added lots of layers of gesso and texture crackle paste, I then coloured it using distress paints.
Next I used some of the new collage floral papers (yep... I'm using colour!) onto one of the new large cabinet card frames using collage medium, I also layered the background 
using some of the new wallpaper from Idea-ology.
Then I selected the photo from the found relatives pack and added layers, 
stitching and some Idea-ology embellishments.

To finish I added a couple of butterflies and a word chip
and added a rusty wire to the wood to make a hanging.

As always please feel free to leave a comment, I appreciate each and every one
Wishing you a very Happy Valentines!

I will be back soon with more of my samples from the Creativation show!
best Wishes

Kaz 
x

13 comments:

  1. this is beautiful Kaz! I have got to try this type of coloring...just makes the flowers look so very vintage!!

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  2. Just love this Kaz! I was really drawn to the texture on the wood, it looks amazing, and then my thoughts turned to those beautiful flowers-so glad to read they are from the collage papers since I prob could never color my own so beautifully. Thanks for sharing this super valentine!

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  3. I love it... those found relatives are so amazing aren't they? Can't wait to get the new ones ! I'm loving how you used the wall paper too. My wishlist is so long for Tim's new product :)

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  4. This is so beautiful - such gorgeous colours and all those wonderful details. I can't wait to get some of this gorgeous paper!

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  5. What a lovely piece! TFS Kaz!

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  6. Wonderful hanging Kaz and I just love all those delicious layers x The papers look amazing, reminding me of some of the wallpaper I had in my room as a kid xx

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  7. So pretty. I love the vintage feel and the crackle in the background. The papers are gorgeous and I love the addition of the ruler . Tracy x

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  8. Beautiful! Those papers really make the piece. Vintage, nostalgic and so lovely.
    Kate

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  9. Can you use the crackle on burlap? I made a vintage burlap picture with my husband's great grandmother and it is missing something

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  10. Color and vintage goodness...beautiful!

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  11. To me you are the 'Vintage Queen' but it is also lovely to see you use colour - and you still manage that vintage vibe - a gorgeous make Kaz! Anne xxx

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  12. Lovely. I love the vintage effect. I’m not sure about using crackle stuff, I’ve got some, just not sure what to do with it.

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  13. Ooh, just love this project with all the different elements and layers!

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