Thursday, 22 March 2018

Travel is my Passion

Hello, hello!

I got a tad excited when I saw the challenge up at 13arts. The theme is travel. Travel is my other love - after scrapping!

Here's what I made:


This is one of my favourite photos from our last trip. Durmitor National Park in Montenegro was simply sensational!

I used a few different 13arts papers for this. I tore one of them into two pieces, flipped one end over and added a different 3arts paper underneath the tear. I added retro lace under the torn edges then I hand-sewed fishing swivel things (I don't know what they're called!) across the torn section for a cool look. I love the way the ombre paper blends to a differnet green as it flows down the page.



To create my blue paper behind the photo, I took some 13arts paper in a neutral colour and painted it with 13arts Ayeeda Mist in Pastel Blue. I also used the mist as a spray around my photo and I flicked it around my elements at the end.  In keeping with the metallic theme, I added various metallic elements to the page.


I painted my chippie with gesso and Ayeeda Mist then added Metallic Melts to the bottom section for a bit of texture and interest.


I cut out a sticker from 13arts' Fly Away series and added a few fussy cut pieces from some Timeless papers.


I hope you can join in the challenge! You can find the details here.




Happy scrappin'!


Heather

12 comments:

  1. Its Wonderful! I loved how you have used the colors from the photo on the layout and the stitch,seeing for first time !

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  2. Oh wow this is magnificent Heather, love the papers and colors and details.. love the lace peeking out under the ripped edges.. A beautiful photo on a beautiful layout... I imagine you would have a LOT of wonderful travel photos to scrap!!

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  3. Wow wow wow!! This is gorgeous! LOVING how you split the page and loving that beautiful photo!!!!!

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  4. Wow, this is stunning!! What a gorgeous photo!! You showcased it perfectly!! The design and details are stunning!! Have a great day!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  5. Oh my Heather, this is just so breathtakingly beautiful, love it!! That photo just amazing x

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  6. It's stunning. I love colors and all details. Thank you for playing with us on 13 Arts blog :)

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  7. I love it, it's just perfect! Thank you for playing with 13art challenge :)

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  8. Hi! We should be friends :), happy you liked my idea about new challenge by 13arts and great you could use our products too. Montenegro is on my list too :), regards!

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  9. Absolutely stunning Heather 😍😍😍 So happy you played along with us this time ❤❤

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  10. This is absolutely stunning!! I love it! Thank you for joining us at 13@rts challenge!

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  11. gorgeous and love the design and layers! THanks for playing along at 13@rts :)

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