Sunday, February 2, 2014

Guest Designing for Die~Namites Dies!

Hello, everyone!  I am THRILLED to be guest designing for Die~Namites this month! A little about me: I live in Colorado with my husband and three children, and, like most of you, scrapbooking is my passion! 

Today, I'm sharing  this vintage layout I made:


I have an obsession with layering, as you can see! I even layered the branches, which I are cut from these dies:



and



I love the size of the knobby branch because it can be paired with other dies to create more dimension and still allow the details of the smaller ones remain visible, especially when you are using multiple colors!


I was able to get this amount of dimension with these dies I cut out by spritzing them with water, an then briefly hitting them with a heat gun to allow them to stiffen and slightly curl up.

And, for added interest, added a


just above the photograph. I added some pearls for accents.


Thanks for letting me share my project with you today! Be sure to check out these AMAZING dies!

Rae 


Supplies
 Die~Namites Dies: Bamboo Sticks
Die~Namites Dies: Knobby Branch
Die~Namites Dies: Swirly Butterfly
Pion: Studio of Memories Paper Collection
Assorted Prima Flowers
Prima Pearls
Doily
Lace and Pearl Trims

4 comments:

Susan Salyer said...

stunning. absolutely gorgeous.

joyce said...

I always admire your beautiful vintages pages.

Tracey Gregory said...

I love these rich yet muted tones-beautiful page!

ginger jarnagin said...

I don't know why I don't check out your whole blog. So many beautiful projects sweetie.
Thanks for the inspiration.

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