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Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Time Flys

Happy almost Christmas my blogging friends!
Are you ready??? I think I am - we will see!
So happy that I have managed to squeeze in some scrapping time,
I am only three days behind in my DD - not bad, huh?

Today I have a LO I made with the sketch over at Stuck On U Sketches 
The sketch was holiday themed, but I took it in a different direction, using an everyday 
photo on my LO instead. Here is a peek
My papers are from Pink Paisley, and I have also used Bazzill, May Arts, 
Tim Holtz Grungeboard, Prima jewels, Ranger, Basic Grey, 
some stuff from my stash and Inka-Gold.
Have you used Inka-Gold??? Let me tell you this stuff is THE BOMB!!!!
Where has it been all my life??? It is a paste that you apply with a sponge 
and it dries almost instantly!!!
INSTANTLY I TELL YOU!
It is so shiny and shimmery, you will want to put it on everything!
I have been covering my studio in the stuff!
But I digress,,, for this LO I used it on the birdcage, the fairy wings and 
the butterfly in the title above. See how sparkly it is?? I applied Lava Green 
all overand then Rose to the edges. I am using Rangers Cut n Dry to apply it. 

I did a fair amount of layering on this LO because I wanted it to really have some dimension. 
I used 3 layers on the bottom as you can see here,  and a couple at the top. 

Here is a look at the sketch I used from SOUS
I rotated the sketch 90 degrees to the left to fit my photo. 

I am also linking my LO over at Bird Is The Word  ~ "Time"

If you are in the North Texas area you can get the Inka-Gold colors at The Crafty Scrapper in Waxahachie
If you are not lucky enough to live here, Google it - there are tons of places that sell it online.
Thank you for hopping by my blog! 
Have a wonderful and safe Holiday!
Anita

6 comments:

  1. GORGEOUS LO, Anita!!! TFS....and, WHERE do you get the Inka Gold? Also, who is it by? .....Patty

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  2. beautiful, fab take on the sketch :) thanks for playing with us at SOUS :)

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  3. Anita, this is just grand! Love that you've used my sketch .. I'm honored. I shop at the Crafty Scrapper some but it is a bit of a drive for me .. but such a nice store. Thanks for playing .. new sketch goes up Friday!

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  4. I love the sentiment behind your page. Gorgeous details. Thanks for joining us at BITW.

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  5. Beautiful layout Anita.. I hear ya on "where does the time go?" thing.. My oldest just turned 22 and has moved in with her boyfriend.. I thank god everyday we work together, so I still see her on a daily basis :)
    thnx for finding the time to play along with us girls over at SOUS and Merry Christmas..
    Hugs
    Nanné

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  6. Great page! lovely details!! Thanks for playing along us at Bird is the Word!!
    Happy New Year!

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I love comments! Please leave me one - I will hop around to your blog soon and return the favor. Have a fabulous day and happy scrapping!
~*~*~*~Anita~*~*~*~

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