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Wednesday, 28 May 2014

May Arts ribbon design team call


Morning my lovely followers and friends
hope your having a fab week 
This post is for the DT call for May Arts ribbon written/video

I would love to do video tutorials and have many on my You Tube Channel.

My first post is a crochet ribbon basket with 2 colour ribbons, white satin and gray organizer. 




2nd post is a mini album I made from scratch using my new prima Stationers Desk A4 papers and some ATC bits I have.
The tags are ATC papers and card the frame is also from the ATC collection.
I used ribbon for holding the pages in place and the yellow flowers on the front are ribbon flowers.
I used ribbon on the tags inside the mini and as the fastener.







My 3rd project is an altered wooden spoon 


First I took 2 sprays Lilac Night and Aqua Lagoon and spritzed a bit on to my mat, it only needed one squirt of each colour.
Then using a make up sponge dabbed it all over the spoon.
I used Aqua first and it seems a greenie/blue 
Then dabbed a bit of the Lilac here and there.





Then I used a Versa Mark ink pad and dabbed it on bits of the spoon then added some Meltdust which is like embossing powder.
Then I heated it up.





Before I added the feathers I was going to wrap ribbon around it but changed my mind LOL.
So I added some feathers with hot glue, then I wrapped a bit of gingham ribbon around a small bottle then hot glued it on to the spoon.




I glued a mini tinkerbell charm so it looks like she's been let out the bottle.




I added some more feathers and a bit of ribbon with (all my love) on it.




I added another tinkerbell at the bottom of the bottle,like she has let the other one out.
Next I added a bow to the gingham ribbon below everything.

I do hope you enjoyed this tutorial, as you know I do love doing them.
So thats me for now.
Thank you for stopping by.
Big Hugs & Love.








9 comments:

jane stillman said...

Four great projects,especially love the mini album x

Linda Simpson said...

WOW these are amazing! Good luck in the DT call.
Hugs
Linda xx

Laine said...

Stunning detailed projects Nicky. Love them all, fabulous designs.
Laine
xx

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

Such stunning projects. I love that book, awesome details. So many great items and lovely photos showing how you put them together. Cheers, Holley

Stephanie said...

Beautiful projects and great instructions for your altered spoon.

Kate M said...

Four fabulous projects - love your mini album and the altered spoon - good luck with the DT call.
xx

KarinsArtScrap said...

fab basket and gorgeous album and great project Nicky.

gr karin

Judith Taylor - Wright said...

wow aaaamazzzing projects hun fabulous work and v good look with the DT call hugs Judith x

PinkyLisasInkyCrafts said...

These are all totally brilliant. I love the ribbon basket, I've never seen anything like it!
The album is so cute and has so much detailing.
Good luck, although I'm sure you don't need it.

<3 & hugs
Lisa xxxx