Monday, January 29, 2018

Paris the City of LOVE!

  The city of LOVE, a perfect place for a little romance.  


Supplies:
Altered Pages Collage Sheet Young Lovers
Altered Pages Vintage Paris image
Prima 6x6 paper pad
Brown Ink
Card Base
Cardstock
Glue stick
Double sided tape
Foam Mounting Squares
Wink of Stella
Tacky Glue
Little Birdie Flowers
Heart Pins
German Foil/Scrap Heart
Ribbon


Cut mat for card from Prima 6x6 paper pad, with Brown Ink edge the mat, attach to card with Double sided tape.  Adhere the Young Lovers image to card stock with  Glue stick and fussy cut.

With Brown Ink edge the vintage Paris Postcard, attach to card with Double sided tape.  Attach the Young Lovers with Foam Mounting Squares.
Paint her dress with Wink of Stella to add a bit of sparkle to the lovers!

In the lowers right with Tacky Glue attach Little Birdie Flowers, Heart Pins, German Foil Hearts and Ribbon bow.

Paint the Eiffel Tower with Wink of Stella


Here it is LOVE IN PARIS!

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Young Love Valentine!

One of my favorite times to create is January and February... Valentines is on the way and LOVE is all around us!  Today I have a manila tag created with the YOUNG LOVE collage sheet!
 
 
 
 
 
Supplies:
Altered Pages Collage - Young Love
Heart pins
Tulle
 

 
 
 
Edge Manila Tag with Ink Red.  Spritz with Mist Brown and dry.  Apply Luster Rub randomly to the tag.


 
Attach lace to the bottom of the card with Tacky Glue
 
 
Add image from Altered Pages Collage - Young Love with Glue Stick, then adhere German foil cupid.  
 
 
Add Heart pins and Flowers with Tacky Glue and let dry.
 
 
 


Friday, January 26, 2018

Witchy Valentine

 
The three young ladies in this postcard appear to be dressed and posing for a Halloween picture not for Valentines!
 
No information on the back about the publisher!
 
Mailed Feb 12, 1909
Bloomington ILL to Benedict, Nebraska
 
I am sharing this postcard with Postcard Friendship Friday!

Note - all postcards shared on Postcard Friendship Friday are from my private collection
 
 

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Visiting POE

Looking back at some of my favorite POE projects!
 
LeighSBDesigns
POE APPRECIATION DAY BLOG HOP
January 19-23, 2018
 
Check out all the great projects in the hop, links below!
 









 
 


LOVE in a BLOCK!

RED, WHITE and BLACK!
 
A block of LOVE!


 Front of block

Supplies:
Wood Block
Red Chalk Paint
Gel Medium
Altered Pages Collage Sheet Young Lovers
Teresa Collins Alphabet Dies
News Print Flowers
Black Bazzill Edges - Black
Tacky Glue
 
Use Red Chalk Paint on Wood Block and let dry.
 




Cut image from Altered Pages Collage Sheet Young Lovers and apply to block with Gel Medium.  Let dry.

 
Attach the Teresa Collins Alphabet Dies L O V E to the front of the block with Tacky Glue.  Add Teresa Collins Alphabet Dies  randomly to the letters.  Finish with Black Bazzill Edges - Black around the bottom.


Back of block

Sunday, January 21, 2018

Homemade Valentines!

Homemade Valentines are the best Valentines.  I love getting them, they show the love and care a person took to make them! Here is one I made this month for Altered Pages!






Supplies:
Altered Pages Collage Sheets:
Jar Fairies Wings
Victorian Children
Vintage Valentines
Printed manila tag
Mist
Dew Drops
Tacky Glue
Doilies - Pink and White
Flowers
Tulle



 
On Printed manila tag spray Mist and let dry.

 
Attach Doilies (Pink and White) to tag with Tacky Glue.
 

 
Fussy cut images from Altered Pages Collage Sheets: Jar Fairies Wings (wings), Victorian Children (little girl) and Vintage Valentines (the word Valentine).  Attach images with Tacky Glue.
 
 
Attach the Flowers with Tacky Glue.
 
 
Add Dew Drops with Tacky Glue and let dry.
 



 
 
 

Friday, January 19, 2018

POE APPRECIATION DAY BLOG HOP

Once again I am joining the
POE APPRECIATION DAY BLOG HOP!
 
If you are fan of POE you may want to join the fun or just hop along, details below.  Scroll down form more images of my POE card using the Tangled Raven created by LeighSBDesigns!
 
 



Supplies:
Black Cardstock
Tangled Raven from LeighSBDesigns
Altered Pages Poe image printed on transparency
Copy of Page from"The Raven"
Images of Poe Stamps
Tim Holtz Memorandums - background pattern paper
Brown ink
Stampology Cancelation Stamps
Copics
Dimensional Foam
Double sided tape
Glue stick


 
 
 
 
 
 
Be sure to check out the other Poe Bloggers!