Tuesday, 22 November 2016

Spread your wings - Amy Voorthuis (Mood board inspiration)

Hi everyone, 
When I got my massive DT box from The Dusty Attic I was so excited that I started right away!
I ordered the gorgeous two new collections at 7 Dots Studio and got that order in too.....
I knew right away that I wanted to enter their challenge using the Dusty Attic mood board at the same time. So for this layout I used two different paper collections and the word stickers and a bunch of chipboard.
 The picture I used is one I recently made of our handsome boy and his new haircut and I am very lucky to be his mother. 

Spread Your Wings: 
Did you already play with us this month at the Dusty Attic blog? If not you must give it a go because you could win a $100 give voucher and I have to tell you it's worth it because they are a delight to work with!

Here is the mood board:

For this mood board I went in another direction as I would normally do....normally I would immediately take out my Maja Design papers and go for a white or light background but for this one I went with black/grey

The flowers I used are by Dusty Attic, Prima marketing and Petaloo I have to say those Dusty Attic flowers are so cute I wish I could swim in them hehe. I also used a couple of stencils and some amazing sprays, pastes, inks.

I think you can really combine rustic chipboard pieces with flowers on a masculine layout don't you think so too? I am totally in love with the Nuts & Bolts they give your layout such a nice touch. The text strips are mostly by Tim Holtz with the exception if the "spread you wings" one that one matches my papers I used.

The Dusty Attic products used:

Chipboard Pieces:

DA1151 - Barb Wire Frames

DA1185 - String Frames small

DA1400 - Doodads #3

DA0727 - Mini Birds #3

DA1506 - Seagrass #2

DA0817 - Nuts & Bolts

DA0446 - Fancy Trim #2

DA1290 - Mini Captions #3

Other Dusty Attic products used:

DA0809 - Dusty in Bloom Grassy Knoll

DA1218 - Dusty Attic Texture Paste

DA1544 - Dusty Attic Bling

DA1494 - Creative Script Stencil

DA1472 Mini Heart Stencil

DA0916 - Dusty in Colour Mountain Meadow

DA0924 - Dusty in Colour Storm Cloud

DA0922 - Dusty in Colour Gingernut

DA0925 - Dusty in Colour Soot

Thank you so much for visiting the blog today and hopefully I have inspired you to join in this months mood board at the Dusty Attic blog. Have a lovely crafty day!


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