Sunday, May 17, 2009

Board Book and Cuttlebug---Be Inspired #31

Here it is---my submission for Cuttlebug Challenges Be Inspired #31: Board Book and Cuttlebug:

Huge recipe on this one:
  • Martha Steward Doily Lace edge punch
  • raw chipboard flourish by Memory Boutique
  • white Pearl Ex powder mixed with water in Ranger Mister
  • adhesive rhinestones by Heidi Swapp
  • Fiskars shapecutter with small oval template
  • masks by Tim Holtz Idea-ology: Flourish, Ransom, Timeworks and mini Compass
  • sponge
  • Distress Inks: Dried Marigold and Spiced Marmalade
  • Fiskars Oval border punch: Violets are Blue
  • paper: rust, white cs; Petite Pink Poises dp by Carolyn Holt designs
  • raw chipboard book: 6 inch Sarabook by Hot Off the Press
  • Cuttlebug embossing folders: Swiss Dots, Birds and Swirls
  • fibers: Adornaments by EK Success
  • stamp sentiment by The Paper Company Studio
  • copper thread
  • clear heat embossing powder; heat gun
Covered the front of book with dp; back of book with rust cs; cut out large oval from white cs and cut in half lengthwise; used Fiskars Oval border punch on curved side; ran thru CB with Swiss Dots ef and inked with Spiced Marmalade; adhered to right side of cover; used shapecutter to cut small oval shape; cut top and bottom of oval with Fiskars Oval border punch; ran thru CB w/Birds and Swirls eb to create birdcage; cut another oval out of white cs, ran thru CB with Swiss Dots eb and inked over raised dots and edges with Spiced marmalade; then matted birdcage on top of that; adhered to cover with pop dots for dimension; inked chipboard flourish with Dried Marigold as well as edges of book front and back; spritzed flourish with Pearl Ex powder mixed with water in a Ranger Mister; adhered to cover with pop dots overhanging birdcage; added copper thread connected it to birdcage; added adhesive rhinestones to flourish; stamped sentiment with Dried Marigold onto white cs and inked; matted on white and rust layers of cs edged with the Martha Stewart Doily Lace edge punch; adhered to under flourish; added fibers to connect book and pages; made handmade bead with dp cut to long triangle, rolled up and heat embossed with clear embossing powder to creat sheen; Used Tim Holtz masks and Dried Marigold ink to decorate individual pages.


Anonymous said...

So `beautiful`:) ♥

Jackie G said...

Absolutely beautiful!!!
Wonderful job!!

June Houck said...

Very cool! Especially the Tim Holtz stuff. Good luck with the challenge!!!

I nominated my super cool friend (YOU) for another blog award :)

Brenda said...

WOW this is sooo AWESOME!!!