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Sunday, 15 May 2011

Scraplings & other things

I have crammed an awful lot into this weekend thankfully things I like doing. On Saturday I went to a workshop run by Carol  from crafty pieces hosted by Papermaze we made a fantastic Tim Holtz configurations box. It really was a fab day although poor Carol had a lot to contend with as I got in a muddle with my 16th and 8ths boy I can be dense sometimes, think I had a dodgy ruler LOL but it turned out well.

Today I managed to fit in gardening, cooking and crafting. Over at JFF  it is a continuation of Size Matters and this week its Scraplings ( a new one to me) it is the off cut of making a card which is typically 5.1/2 by 5.1/2 this leaves 2.1/2 by 5.1/2 a Scrapling. I inked the card in bundled sage, marigold and worn lipstick (my favorite combo) then stamped a crafty individuals flowery swirls in bamboo and some text in white acrylic paint. I then embossed a swirl I had die cut in green and added a small TH rosette with a button in the middle, garden string and a button watering can. Gardening this morning inspired my scrapling today. Enjoy your week and thanks for stopping by. XOXO.

9 comments:

sam21ski said...

Fabulous scrapling Sandra, that TH rosette is perfect.

Thanks for playing along with us again this week on JFF - Sam xxx

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Zoechaos said...

Well what can I add Sam has taken the words out of my mouth love your colour combination will have to remember that one. Thank you for sharing with us at Just for Fun XOXO Zoe

Von said...

Give your self a pat on the back for being so industreous :)Lovely configuration and fab inspired scrappling :)
Thanks for playing along with us at Just for fun
Von x

florenceandfreddie said...

Ooooo lovely projects Sandra. I want to have a go at a configuration box. Thanks for sharing. As for the scrapling - well it is gorgeous!
Regards Florence.

Sue aka Greyhound Lover said...

Sandra your configurations box is gorgeous and ties in so well with your sewing!

never heard of scraplings before but you've done a lovely job with it.

Sue x

Dolly Daydreams said...

Love your configuration box it's 'perfect I have one of those dodgy rulers too. Your scrappling is so pretty love the flower and the colour contrast is fabulous.

Marie

Jaqi said...

How beautiful , what an inspiration. Sounds like you have been so busy, love that little watering can what a fab little touch to it all , the rosette looks fab it makes a great flower

Neet said...

I never thought that TH Rosette could look so good. What a delightful Scrapling you have made.
Thanks for joining us at JFF - Hugs, Neet x

Ang C said...

A gorgeous scrapling - love the rosette