Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Petaloo & QQ Day 3

Petaloo & Quick Quotes Blog Hop
(projects & prizes)

Title: Love U by Designer: Julie
QQ Products Used:
Cherry Truffle collection: 100 and 200
3 in 1 Beacon glue
Clear jewels
White flower
Non QQ products Used:
Petaloo Berry Spray red
Petaloo Canterbury Rose paprika
Petaloo Mini Canterbury paprika
Prima gem flourish
Momenta sticker letters
Plaid paint
Oh my goodness, I had so much fun with these gorgeous Petaloo flowers! They are so detailed and go perfectly with Quick Quotes Cherry Truffle collection. I used bubble wrap and some acrylic paint to create the circular paint splash to the right of the photo. The layout was inspired by a sketch from sketch inspirations.

DesignTeam Member MICHELLE -
When I was in Washington in September for a Private Reserve, I was lucky enough to get to see, touch, feel and take home with me some of the new paper lines that are being released very soon. When I received my Petaloo flowers I knew right away that I was going to pair them with our new Dreamscape Paper Line. I used a 6x6 Stretch canvas, covered it with Dreamscape paper that I inked with a Verry Berry Powderpuff Ink Pad, I used the Grand Calibur to cut a frame which I glued the Teresa Collins chipboard saying (From the October Club Q) to. I surrounded the chipboard pieces with the beautiful Petaloo Flowers (includes Lavender Sweet Pea Flowers, Mini Lavender Roses, Lemon Canterbury Roses and Vanilla Canterbury Roses). I am going to hang this canvas in my scraproom so that I will always be reminded to be Thankful for all things.

No hop would be complete without PRIZES.
Each day of this fabulous hop we will be giving away one great QQ prize. How to win:
#1 become a follower here at the blog (click on 'join this site' in the right-hand column)
#2 leave a comment with your full name
*one comment will be chosen at random each day of the hop to win a prize. All winners will be announced on Sunday 10/30. (*See prize disclaimer at the bottom of this post)

(*QQ Prize Disclaimer: prize contest open to US residents only. If you live outside the US and want to play, you would be responsible for any shipping costs for prizes won.)

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trixr4kids said...

I am just loving all the layers, flowers, & techniques shown by each designer. This is a great way to learn.

Denay said...

Love the projects for today. The Love U lo is so adorable, love the bubble wrap painting, and the colors used on Thankful are so soft and pretty.

littlen said...

great projects today. tfs.
littlen44 at gmail dot com

Crystal Ediger said...

i love the use of the flowers and the layering is beautiful! the bubble wrap idea had me laughing at first becauce i would never have thought to use something like bubble wrap in one of my projects, but the effect is adorable and now has me considering if that's a technique I might use in the future :)

Margie said...

Gorgeous!! Love the houndstooth!!

Unknown said...

Beautiful projects. I love all the products that were used to create them.

Romy said...

Ooh, what gorgeous products! QQ and Petaloo are definitely a perfect match!

Tanya said...

These are beautiful! I totally love the bubble wrap idea, how clever!

Jodi said...

What lovely projects!!!! I am just loving all the flowers!!!

Anniebee said...

Julie, your layout is gorgeous! If the little girls in your photo are your daughters, they are beautiful! Love your bubble wrap technique and will file that technique away in my mind for future use.
Michelle, your card is equally beautiful! The quote you used is wonderful and you made great use of the beautiful Petaloo blossoms. I love the purple/gold color combo.
I'm enjoying seeing the fantastic design team projects for both QQ and Petaloo this week and will hate for them to end. I hope the two companies will team up again some time in the future. Thanks again for all the inspiration.

Anniebee said...

Darn! I'm so sorry, ladies but I forgot to include my full name on my comment, #10 above. My name is Anne Brown.

Unknown said...

Both of these projects are gorgeous! TFS, girls! Julie Bohler

jengd said...

Beautiful projects! The bubble wrap is a great idea/technique!

Anonymous said...

Beautiful projects! I really like the bubble wrap idea.
Ginny Ogg veoggatattdotnet

Anonymous said...

I love the combination of QQ and Petaloo. Never thought to use bubble wrap like that. Beautiful projects. Thanks. Terri Harmon

sharon g said...

I joined your blog yesterday. Sharon Gullikson

sharon g said...

I MUST have those berries on the stems. They are sooooo wonderful. I've never seen anything like them. Sharon Gullikson

Kim H said...

Beautiful layouts, the 1st is gorgeous with its texture, layering, and colors. The 2nd is so sweet with its flowers and colors. Thank you fo rsharing them, and a chance to win.

Lucy said...

Love both projects! Why can't I do work like this :)

sarah said...

Luv the layouts!!i've been card making for a couple yrs., starting in Jan. with scrap excited!!thx. for sharing & chance to win..

Dawn B. said...

Love these projects! New to the blog, going over to petaloo to check it out!

My Paper Crafting said...

Julie and Michelle...thank you both for your beautiful projects. Julie I love your layout and the way you combined your papers with the flowers. Michelle, I love how your flowers accent your sentiment in the middle. Beautiful color combination as well!