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Beauty Lies Within Each of Us

49 and Market, Bo Bunny, The Garden KitTracie ShumanComment

This is my last design team project for The International Scrapbook Garden! I am sad that there will be no more kits for awhile, but I hope that Tracie starts curating them again soon because she is so good at it!

I decided to create a simple card using the Rustic Spring kit, partly because I needed to write back to my aunt and I wanted a nice handmade card to send to her.

A couple months ago I found a pack of blank white notecards in the $1 spot at Target, so that's what I've been using to create my handmade cards. For this one, I just adhered some of the Bo Bunny paper onto the front of the card and filled in any blank spots with a 49 and Market branding strip, the one that said "Beauty Lies Within Each of Us". That's a very nice sentiment!

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Then I added all my leftover 49 and Market Floral Mixology Blue Hawaiian flowers to the printed vase on the patterned paper to create some dimension there, tied the pink twine into a bow, and hot glued it to the vase.

Then I just did some black inking around the edge of the card for added effect and to make everything stand out more. It couldn't have been easier!

I hope that you've enjoyed seeing what I've created with The International Scrapbook Garden kits. I know I have enjoyed working with them! And don't forget that you can still purchase past kits and individual items from the shop.

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Memory Lane with Sandi

FabScraps, The Garden KitTracie ShumanComment

Hello, everyone! 
Thanks for stopping by! 

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Sandi Clarkson here with you today to share another layout created with the March-April "A Rustic Spring" Garden Kit from The International Scrapbook Garden. 

I took some photo editing privileges to alter this sweet bride's color scheme to suit my needs. Although I'm not usually a huge fan of pink, this sweet Fabscraps paper called out to me! So, I went all pink! 

I kept my mixed media to a minimum this time around and stenciled with the Prima chalk edger in Blossom. When the layout was complete, I splattered with watered down white paint from my stash and with some of the Shimmerz Steely Blue Eyes Inklingz. 

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I was thrilled to make use of the gorgeous chipboard Art Doors Set 1 from Creative Embellishments which I simply gessoed and then layered in staggered amongst my embellishment layers.

Here you can see the large 49 and Market Garden vine which looks more pink to me but is called pale lavender. I've used some of the other 49 and Market florals from the Kit and add-ons, as well some of the white chipboard leaf flourishes.

The large pinky-peach flower and the lace appliqués are from Tresors de Luxe. This was originally planned as a combined design team project. However, Lucy is changing her format going forward.

My photo layers are from the BoBunny Cottontail papers.

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More gorgeous 49 and Market flowers, Shimmer and Shine plus an awesome Junk Findings street sign.

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Along with the Prima butterfly, I added another of the Fabscraps vellum stickers. 

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Just one more shot of the beautiful vine and some of the wee mixology florals.

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Lots of gorgeous dimension on this one!
All in all, a rather simple page.

Here's a Main Kit photo for you but I do receive ALL the add-ons and they quickly become part of all my projects! Can't help myself!

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I'll see you next time!
In the meantime, happy creating!

XO,
Sandi

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Products used:

Fabscraps Simple Pleasures
BoBunny Cottontail Hippity Hop
49 and Market chipboard Happy Moments, leaf flourishes
Creative Embellishments Arched Doors Set 1
49 and Market Shimmer and Shine Blush Garden
49 and Market Floral Mixology, Pink Flamingo
49 and Market Garden Vine, pale lavender
Prima SII Pearls, Cream
TCW Stencil, Mini Floral Flourish
KaiserCraft Romantique Clear Stamp
Fabscraps Blessing Sentiments
Prima vellum butterflies, #631277
Slimmers Steely Blue Eyes Inklingz
Prima chalk edger, Blossom
Prima Shabby Chic streetsign

From my stash:
Tresors de Luxe lace and chiffon flower
white paint

A Pretty Greeting Card with Sandi

Bo Bunny, The Garden KitTracie ShumanComment

Hey, hey! 

It's Sandi here today with a DT project using the Kisses and Snowflakes January Kit from The International Scrapbook Garden Kit. 

This is actually a little something that I created for my hubby for Valentines Day ... he's gotten kind of used to receiving flowers on his cards, lol.  Seriously, he has! 

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I'm still experimenting with where to take photos here at my new house. It's a bit of a learning curve until I find the exact right spot. Bear with me.

I turned to the BoBunny papers located in the Bonus paper add-on and used Frosty and Nippy from Winter Playground collection. The cute solid teal banner on the left side is from the BoBunny sticker set.

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I had fun embossing the large "Love" chipboard from Creative Embellishments and used some powders I had on hand. I love creating multi-colored chipboard pieces.  It was grounded on a paper doily and clustered with flowers and ephemera as well as pearls. 

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The Petaloo blooms co-ordinate so perfectly. The Zella Teal ephemera from Prima was also an amazing match! 

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Hope you can see the banner tucked in there! 

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Another ephemera banner from Prima. And lastly, I dabbed everything with some white acrylic paint .. a little bolder than just gesso.

Supplies used:
BoBunny Winter Playground Frosty
BoBunny Winter Playground Nippy
KaiserCraft Clear Stamp PS I Love You
KaiserCraft Teal Pearls
Prima Color Philosophy Poison Love
Aleene's Glitter Snow
Prima Flowers #597153
Petaloo Mixed Blooms
Prima Attic Dust and Blossom Bud Chalk Edger
Prima Zella Teal Ephemera

That's it for today. 
Thanks for coming by!

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