Friday, March 16, 2012

Things with Wings!!

If you are wondering what "Things with Wings" means...well, let me tell you!!  :)  It is our Fabulous Friday challenge this week at Frosted Designs!!  If you are anything like me, then I can bet you love adding those cute butterflies and birdies to your layouts and projects.  I actually have to restrain myself from adding butterflies to every page...and I've actually been known to add some to my little boy's pages!!  :)  But, things with wings aren't just limited to birds and butterflies.  You can get really creative...how about Angels or lady bugs and other insects??!!  Just some more fun ideas.

I finally received my awesome goodie package from Little Yellow Bicycle for being one of the winners in the Fall/Winter sketch challenge.  It was filled with the amazing Paradise collection and I decided to design my layout with the papers and embellies.



There are some totally adorable bird embellies included with the Paradise collection, so I added a few of those here and there.  For the butterflies, I used some Martha Stewart acrylic stamps and acrylic paint.  I just stamped them on some of the LYB scrap paper and then fussy cut around the stamped image.  The letters for the word "backyard" were also all fussy cut from one of the LYB papers!!

I hope you will come play along with us this week for the chance to win a prize from our sponsor, Prairie Bird Boutique.  I look forward to seeing all of your fabulous creations!

Products Used:

Patterned Paper, Chipboard Embellishments, Flowers & Stickers:  Little Yellow Bicycle
Brads:  The Paper Studio
Acrylic Stamps & Punch:  Martha Stewart
Acrylic Paint:  Apple Barrel

13 comments:

  1. I just love this Ashley! Your title and the elements are perfect for 'things with wings'.

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  2. Loveeeeeee this Ashley!!!! I love love love love the photos, the butterflies and loving the way you did the title!!! Beautiful!!!

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  3. Wow! This is so awesome, Ashley! I love the blues & pinks up against the brown background. The butterflies are to die for!! And the title just sets it all off. You make the best fan fold flowers!!

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  4. Oh Ashley! These are some of my favorite colors! What a beautiful layout! All your embellishments are amazing and really draw you're eye to the photos. Loving everything about this!

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  5. awesome page! I LOVE that collection on everyone else's LOs, but then when I look at it on an online store it doesn't look as exciting?? weird! Anywho.. Love the mixed up title!

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  6. This is SUPER cute, Ashley!!! I love the big circle, great design. You rocked the Paradise collection!

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  7. The title on this layout is so creative Ashley! I love using butterflies too, I always put them on Zachary's pages because they are his fave "animal". Love your large circle around the page too, very cool :)

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  8. gorgeous layout! Love it Ashley!

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  9. How beautiful love the color combo you used, great job!

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  10. I really love your style! Your pages are really something to aspire too:)
    ~Kim

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  11. Your layout is adorable Ashley.

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  12. I love those colors and that retro/grungy feel!
    Hugs,
    Liva ❤

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