Friday, June 29, 2012

Inspiration Friday + A Giveaway!

Marcia here today to help host the Quick Quotes blog with some layout inspiration.

I used the One Fine Day collection and balloon chipboard to create this layout of my son at 5 months old.

The vellum makes the perfect title for my layout. The balloon chipboard was finished with white crackle paint and Mango Mai Tai PowderPuff Chalk Ink.  I even used the chalk ink to accent my ducks and help them blend better into the color scheme.

Quick Quotes Supplies
One Fine Day 100
One Fine Day 200
One Fine Day 300
One Fine Day 400
Mango Mai Tai Powderpuff Chalk Ink
Lemonade Powderpuff Chalk Ink
Green Tea Powderpuff Chalk Ink
Blue Hawaiian Powderpuff Chalk Ink
The Sweetest Memories vellum quote

Other Supplies
Glue Dots Vellum Adhesive Sheets
Tim Holtz Distress White picket fence crackle paint by Ranger Ink.

Bue Heart Grosgrain Ribbon and yellow bakers twine from Really Reasonable Ribbon
Martha Stewart punch around the page Vintage Floral
EK Success Deco Scallop punch
Duck Buttons with shanks removed. 
Button Brads from Making Memories
White and Blue DCWV cardstock
 
Thanks for stopping by!
Marcia

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Happy Friday!!!

Rhonda here to share a page that I created with pieces from the June Club Q kit.  It featured our Summer Samba and had such bright and fun colors!!!  These photos are of our youngest last year when he was 2.  They grow so so fast!!!


The kit included so many super cool die cut shapes to work with!  I used the white scalloped square die cut and I cut an end to layer under my papers. I also cut the sun apart from one of the provided cuts and thought it would be fun to layer over the yellow here.  I embellished it with a flourish acetate piece and a wooden button from my stash.


I absolutely LOVE our Frosted Flourishes!  They add such a nice soft feel to a project and can help show some movement.  To add to the fun here I attached my yellow paper with a few segments of zig zag stitching.

The Itty Bitty Vellum quote that I used here felt just perfect for the page!  I used a scrap piece of black card stock and a rectangle Spellbinders die to create a very simple frame.  The black coordinated nicely with my photo mats.

Ingredients:  
June Club Q - Quick Quotes
Boys - Itty Bitty Box Quotes - Quick Quotes
PowderPuff Chalk Inks - Quick Quotes
 - Lemonade, Marischino Cherry, Blue Hawaiian, Mango Mai Tai
Frosted Flourishes - Quick Quotes
Rectangle Nestabilities - Spellbinders
Grand Calibur - Spellbinders
Acetate Sun Accent - K&Co.
Green and Black Cardstock - AC
Wooden Button - Pebbles
Red Heart - Colorbok
Dymo Labeler
Tiny Attacher, Tim Holtz
Other:  Sewing Machine, Thread, Green Ribbon

~ Rhonda

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Hi everyone!  Tanisha here on this beautiful Friday to share a project with you.

Don't you just love it when you can take a piece of a pre-made scrapbooking item and make it your own?   That's exactly what I did with this piece of vellum from Quick Quotes.  I cut the revelevant paragraph from it, adhered it to a piece of patterned paper from the One Fine Day collection and created this beautiful card.  I added a couple of naked chipboard pieces from the Bag O Chips Stackable Flowers for a little neutral balance.



Thanks for stopping by today!!

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Don't forget!  There's a giveaway going on!!!

Today is the last day until 11:59pm PST to post a comment to win!  You still have time to comment on the Wednesday and Thursday Inspiration posts too for more chances!

We are giving away some Vellum Quotes and a couple of PowderPuff Chalk Inks. 

Check out all the details here.

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14 comments:

Miriam Prantner said...

Another great set of projects! Live the layouts especially!

julie e said...

What amazing projects - thanks for the chance to win.

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Like the layouts & photos. They do indeed grow up fast. Hard to believe my daughter will be 21 the end of this yr.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

Lucy said...

Another day of inspiration! Thanks :)

HeatherK said...

Love all the layouts. The hot air balloon is so cute.

Kathy said...

I like the idea of the naked chipboard pieces. I always think I have to ink them to use them.

Lisa's Creative Niche said...

Love these LO's! And the flowers on that card are gorgeous! Thanks!

Maria said...

I love every project thanks for sharing
marial302003@yahoo.com

Dorina D said...

Loved the layouts and cards today, but the first layout is adorable and I loved the vellum quote.

Barbara said...

Thanks for all the lovely inspiration today. I love the baby pics!

Amy E said...

Once again, you guys have outdone yourselves! Beautiful!

amyis300 AT hotmail DOT com
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Beatrice Lawson said...

Seeing the beautiful layouts of the gorgeous boys was a joy today. Love the bright happy colors.

marg0006 said...

Thanks for all the funideas and chances to win. Sper awesome projects.

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CraftyGirl said...

Beautiful work!!! Love the layouts and the card is gorgeous!! Thanks for the inspiration!!

Barb :)