Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Natural Beauty with Marcia!

Hello Quick Quotes friends, Marcia here to host the blog today.

I have a Stowaway layout to share with you. I think this collection is perfect for so many pictures. I've used it with winter pictures and now today with some fall pictures. This layout features my husband watching this bald eagle at Itasca State Park in northern Minnesota. Once in danger of extinction, the bald eagles have made a comeback and I just love seeing them. This one was fishing in the lake.


I distressed the edges of my paper and then used the Tahiti PowderPuff chalk ink on the edges. I love how it helps to frame the page. I also stamped some cattails onto Kraft paper using Mocha Mama and Coal Miner, then I fussy cut them out.

Here are some close-ups...
 
 

Quick Quotes Supplies:
Stowaway pattern paper : 100, 200, 400
PowderPuff Chalk Ink in Tahiti, Mocha Mama, Coal Miner
Quotes Bundle - Travel

Other Supplies:
Core-dinations cardstock
Prima misting screen
Studio Calico mists: water cooler, warn calico, and classic tan
Studio Calico wood veneer bird, chipboard clouds
Prima wood veneer bird
Penny Black Cat's Tales rubber stamp
Maya Road Felt Pearl Posies and Vintage Linen Burlap Roses
American Crafts/Studio Calico Thickers Wonderland Flakey Dark Wood Grain
Bella Blvd washi tape
Imaginisce d-stress tool
twine, Coats and Clark thread

I hope I've inspired you to use the Stowaway collection for scrapping your outdoor pictures.
~ Marcia
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3 comments:

Barb Craft said...

Stunning layout Marcia!! The burlap flowers are the perfect embellishment and I love the way you used the photo of the bird in the corner! Gorgeous!

barb :)

Karen M. G. said...

Great LO! I like the addition of the inked and cut cattails

Dawn Carlyle said...

Fabulous - the rustic embellishments, the colors, the layout - love that blue!