My great niece is a "tween." She LOVES to play with Barbies with her younger cousins, and is very sweet. However, she doesn't share that information with her friends....I decided to make this "grown up on the outside" tin for her!
The butterfly is a Shapeabilities die from Spellbinders. After it was cut and embossed, I rubbed an Always Artichoke pad over the embossed areas and then sponged on Pretty In Pink, Regal Rose and Rose Red along the bottom. I sponged on Certainly Celery at the top. The tips of the wings and open section at the top were sponged with Orchid Opulence. I added Dazzling Diamonds to the wings! The sky was sponged in.
Registered: February 12, 2007 Location: Aurora, Colorado Posts: 13684
Tue, Jun 23, 2009 @ 9:46 PM
BEAUTIFUL!! Awesome dp and the layering is so pleasing to the eye. Your placement of embellishments and ribbon is something I study because they are always placed perfectly. You are a great teacher. tfs.
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Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 17930
Tue, Jun 23, 2009 @ 10:04 PM
What a lovely creation!! Love your colors and that designer paper is very nice. Beautifully done. Please check out the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge. We are in our seventh week and going strong. We would love to have you come out and play with us this week and forevermore.
------------------------------ Phyllis Young at heart, slightly older in other parts. We really never grow up, we just learn how to act in public!! What if you woke up today with only what you had thanked God for yesterday??