Tuesday, February 1, 2011

art blooms


It's the storm of the year out here in rural Illinois. Schools closed early - many won't be open tomorrow. Fingers crossed that I am one of them so I can have a scrappy day in my pjs. I have so many ideas in my little noggin and would really like one so I can play! Tonight though - snuggling is on the menu. With my favorite guy and blanket. We just got Avatar in the mail today - may be an early movie night in the making!



Here is a layout I created using the new Art Blooms acrylic stamps from Crafty Secrets. I decided to use the stamps as my embellishments for this design - just kept stamping different flowers, leaves, butterflies, and stems on scrap pieces of paper. Then I just cut them out and made them POP! So super easy!



Recipe for this layout:
Paper: Websters
Stamps: Crafty Secrets
Ink: Memento
Pearls: Recollections
Vintage: buttons & lace
Glittler: Stickles

Still need to be inspired? Bop on over to Crafty Secrets blog. Sandy is having a great giveaway and has many more beautiful samples for you to see!

Stay warm and safe everyone!

5 comments:

  1. What a beautiful layout... LOVE it! Stay warm and cozy. Can you believe this storm? WOW!!!!! Hugs :)

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  2. sweet layout! great flowers indeed!!

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  3. This is beautiful! Love all the lace and flowers. Stay warm and safe, I have been watching about all the snow. My daughter is out of school now three days because we have ice (no sanding trucks here in TX) :)

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  4. this is just beautiful! Thank you so much for sharing your creativity. It is very inspiring! Cathie www.creativecutter.org

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  5. This layout looks so pretty Mary with the way you added our flower stamps!

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