Tuesday, 1 March 2016

March 2016

Hello, Happy 1ST day of Autumn (In Oz), I cant believe it is March already.
Some of our amazing Design Team have already showcased these gorgeous products from another Australian company COLOUR BLAST that manufacture COLOURED TEXTURE PASTE (which looks amazing teamed with Dusty Attic's Stencils), SHIMMER SPRAYS and EMBOSSING POWDERS
There are so many yummy colours to choose from and they come in each of the products so you can really get a mixed media splurge on your projects. 

Colour Pastes - Complete Set of 18 Pastes
Dusty Attic have teamed up with Colour Blast to sell some of their products on the
Remember when you order $75.00 or more from Dusty Attic we offer you FREE POSTAGE WORLD WIDE !  

Now to the Winner of the February Mood Board Challenge ......
Thank you to everyone that entered, remember there is a prize at the end of the year for the person who has entered the MOST during 2016 as well.
So keep playing along every month for your chance to win that prize as well.

BLOG =  Lill Blomman 

 (please email dusty.hq@gmail.com)

We have our amazing RACHELLE today with her inspiration for you to enter the March challenge.

Hello, Rachelle here with a LO I did using Dusty Attic's, INSPIRING, BEAUTIFUL, Mood Board for March, of course using lots of Dusty's Beautiful Chipboard pieces....

From the Mood Board I used the Colors, luggage, title, distressed,wood & clock

The Dusty Attic used:
Brick Wall Stencil
Brick Wall Stencil
Dusty Attic Texture Paste
Dusty Attic Texture
Ivy Corners #2
Ivy Corners
Lace Border #4
Lace Border #4
Lacey Nameplate
Lacey Name Plate
Decorative Frame #1
Decorative Frame #1
mini Chicken Wire
Mini Chicken Wire
Word Tags #1
Word Tags
mini Script ABC set
Mini Script ABC
mini ABC set upper
Mini ABC upper
Dusty in Colour Clear Crackle Varnish
Dusty in Colour Clear Crackle Varnish
The Maja Design used: From the Vintage Summer Basics I used: 1905,1932-BS,& 1903 From the Vintage Spring Basics I used: 1st of March, & 10th of March Vintage Autumn Basics I used: N0. XVI
 Here are some close ups...
I painted the decorative frame, with DA clear crackle, let dry, then applied a coat of Shimmerz inklings Chocolate & Diamonds
I then cut out the clock, from the Vintage Autumn Basics No.XVI, glued it under & glued the word tag on top. I had painted on a very thin coat of perfect pearls, pearl,on the word tag, then inked the edges,using a brown ink pad...
The mini chicken wire was painted with the inklings chocolate & diamonds, glued down, then I glued some seed beads, onto the chicken wire..The flowers used are from Little Birdie...
I wet the leaves of the Ivy Corners, then lifted the edges, let dry, then I painted them with a thick coat of white crackle. Once the crackle dried I rubbed in brown chalk to bring out the cracks... I used the chocolate & diamonds on the rest of the corner..
I used perfect pearls, pearl on the lace border, then inked the edges with a brown ink pad...
I painted the lacey name plate, with the clear crackle, let dry, then painted on the PP, pearl, & inked the edges...

Shows some stencil work, using the Brick Wall Stencil

The Challenge has a amazing prize of a $100 Dusty Attic Gift Voucher to the  Dusty Attic Website  for the winner. To enter all you need to do, is use the Mood Board for Inspiration,  you can interpret it anyway you like. The only requirement is that Dusty Attic chipboard is used in your creation. Once completed simply add your link to the right side of the bar of the Dusty Attic Blog...
I am looking forward to see what you come up with, with this months Mood Board. Thank you so much for taking the time to look....Rachelle


  1. Amazing work by Rachelle once again and congrats to the winner!

  2. Wow Rachelle your layout is amazing! I love all details and layers! And WOW I can´t belive I won the February challenge!!! Thank you so so much! It´s my birthday today and I just found out I´m a winner <3 Hugs!

  3. As always, a beautiful layout and design!

  4. Amazing layout by Rachelle :) this is my first time here at DustyAttic & I got loads of inspiration from the DT :) :)