December 11, 2009

Counting Christmas Blessings


TGIF ladies.. I'm so happy its Friday and I have the whole weekend off..
anyway, I spent the last week working on this layout.. I have the tutorial for the making of the poinsettias on our challenge blog Stuck On U Sketches.. I hope you get a chance of checking us out.. I love pushing myself to see what I can up with next..
so here are some close ups and the details to the making of this layout..



Here is a close up of the title..
I used my SCAL (Sure Cuts A Lot) software for the title.. the font for the word "CHRISTMAS" is called "BoyzRgross" and the cursive font is called "Palace Script"..



and here is a close up of the poinsettias..
The tutorial can be found at SOUS by clicking HERE.
I did add some more little detail to the big poinsettia than the smaller ones.. it was just easier that way..



and a side pic of the poinsettias.. its pop dotted and put together piece by piece..  it was a lot of work, but I absolutely LOVE how it came out..


Supplies Used:

Cricut Cartridges:
Stretch My Imagination:  Leaves cut stretched shadow for both red and green

Walk In My Garden: star flower centers cut at shadow

Home Decor: Flourish cut at shadow

George: Circle (base)

Storybook:  Marquee

Fiskars border punch: lace

papers: Winter Woodland by Creative Imaginations

cardstock: red, dark green, black and white

Stickles: red, green

Liquid Pearl: White

Embossing Powder: Winter Wonderland

Pop Dots and zig two way glue pen

Tim Holtz distress ink: Brown

inks: Evergreen, black and brown

chalks: Dark Green

Embossing Tool

Thank you so much for looking..
and have a super great weekend..
Hugs to you all


8 comments:

  1. Nanne, again another amazing project. TFS

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  2. Nanne this is such a beauty...I love the pictures and your flowers are simply stunning...your talent astounds me...love love love it and you!

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  3. Nann, this is just wonderful. I can tell that you put your whole self into it! It's all fabulous but the flowers just blow me away! Good job on the tute!

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  4. Wow Nanne..I just love this layout...the poinsettia's are fantastic...you always amaze me..keep them coming..love the tutorial..TFS

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  5. The layout is so beautiful. Love the poinsettia's and that font.

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  6. Oh my AMAZING!!!! LOL!!! LMBO!! over the boys r gross...how ironic is that!! Love it!! BEAUTIFUL!!!!! Stunning Amazing!! You can come up with some wonderful ideas!! Hugs, (now that you off this weekend I can't wait to see what ya get done) Have fun, Dawn

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  7. good morning!!!!! hope your well today and I've been thinking of you! well this is such a great page..the title looks awsesome and of course the flowers are beautiful!!!!! everyone is super lucky to get the chance to learn how to make these!

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  8. Nanne-

    Beautiful as always. Love all the detail in your flowers. I saw the tutorial and will have to give it a try.

    Happy Holidays!

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