Shadow box – Baby girl baptism

Shadow box - Baby girl baptism

Collecting materials from the decoration of the ceremony and adding the colors used, this shadow box is a small keepsake of a special day for a baby. It holds medium size photo (removable to add another one if it is required) embellished with fabric, ribbons and cords; all taken from the lanterns decoration used outside […]

Layout – Believe in perfect love

Layout - Believe in perfect love

Using the butterflies from the Tattered Angels Mixed Media Origins papers, I based this layout on the contrast of the colorful butterflies and the white background. Scrap paper cuttings and heavy texture paste are mixed with black mist to give texure on the background and cover the wire themed paper. Craft wire in large circles […]

Layout – Welcome baby girl

Layout Welcome baby girl

Layout 12×12 with 7gypsies papers. lace, craft wire and a large handmade satin flower. Using a welcoming card for a newborn, I created a layout to be framed following the colors of the baby photo. Black e-flute paper works as a frame of the photo, while it gives contrast from the background. A large piece […]

Make a key storage box

Key hanger storage box

Make a key storage box by altering a wooden shadow box into a hanger for your keys and sunglasses. Add a wooden peg for a quick message to be placed. Materials used Bare Wood Shadow Box Frame – 25cm House #8056 Cotton Piping Cord – 5.5mm Size 3 Knorr Prandell Large Wooden Spring Peg – […]

Shadow box – Free heart

Shadow box - Free heart

  When I first saw the new Mix Media Origins papers from Tattered angels, I knew I had to try them. Starting with one that I thought would be very versatile to me, since it works as an amazing background in layouts as it does on its own, I cut out parts of it.  I could combine […]

Seaside holiday layout

Seaside layout

Summer may left us here in the north hemisphere, however some nice memories may be kept displayed every day. First thing that came in my mind seeing the turquoise and white chevron paper of Canvas Corp was a desire to create a summer, sea related layout. The colour of the specific paper matches so nicely […]

Be aware – Be life | Breast Cancer Awareness

Shadow box - Breast cancer awareness

Be aware – Be life The concept of the project is to promote the awareness that saves lifes with objects representing these things. It’s a shadow box for the Breast Cancer Awareness full of pink shades. Inspired by the love to life, a heart embraces two round shapes representing breasts, with one of them being […]

Shadow box – Sea adventure journal

Shadow box - Sea adventure journal

Shadow box – A journey back in time with a framed sea journal inspired theme in a shadow box. Using a 12x12in (30x30cm) 7 gypsies Serengeti paper for background and ephemera, it brings a sense of pieces kept together in a canvas made cover, which is now open to reveal its contents.   Stamps on […]

Shadow box – Safari journey

A 32x32cm shadow box featuring elements from Africa. They were used tags, mini ephemera and papers from 7 Gypsies Serengeti collection, metallic and wooden embellishments, stamps, raffia and burlap. All combined together to bring a sense of a travel keepsake from Africa. Basic materials used: 7 gypsies Serengeti charms Mini Ephemera Serengeti – 7 gypsies […]