Friday, May 10, 2013

Mother's Day with Little Yellow Bicycle

Happy Mother's Day!

Here's a page about my mom...


LYB Products:
FNG-106 Field of Flowers/Teal Dots
FNG-108 Fanciful Forest/Tan Chevron
FNG-304 6x6 Paper Pack
FNG-230 Clear Cuts Shapes - with glitter accents
FNB-579 Chipboard Shapes - with thermography
JB-279 Chipboard Shapes - with foil accents
HL-225 Clear Word Stickers - Faith
HL-200 Clear Word Stickers - Everyday
JB-277 Stick Pins
NA-SP40 Stick Pins - Cork Hearts
NA-CRH20 Cork Shapes - Zig-Zag Rounds
NA-BS50 Layered Burlap Stickers - Hearts
CSS-100 Cling Stamps - Vintage Banners
CSS-102 Cling Word Stamps - Vacation
Others: Cardstock, white and blue acrylic paints, paint brush, adhesive, inkpad

Instructions: 
1. Trim 12" x 12" Field of Flowers/Teal Dots paper to 8.5"x 11". Apply a light coat of white acrylic paint to the background and splatter some of the same paint on it. Let dry.
2. Cut a polaroid frame from 6" x 6" Field of Flowers/Teal Dots for the photo.
3. Mount the framed photo on a 3.5" x 4.5" piece of Fanciful Forest/Tan Chevron paper. Attach to the background leaving about 2.5" from the top and left with pop dots for dimension.
4. Cut a 3.5" x 1.5" strip from Fanciful Forest/Tan Chevron paper. Notch the bottom to make a banner. Tuck it under the photo.
5. Stamp a banner on cardstock, cut it out and add to the photo frame. Attach 'adore' sticker from Clear Word Stickers - Everyday.
6. Paint a Cork Heart stick pin and Cork Zig Zag Round with blue acrylic paint. Let dry.
7. Stamp " The Best" on the cork round.
8. Arrange chipboard title, burlap sticker heart, the cork pieces, and a flower stick pin next to the photo on the right.
9. Attach a Clear Cut Shape mushroom and clear scroll sticker to the left. Attach a chipboard heart square on the top right corner of the photo.
10. Journal near the photo to finish.

Don't forget to check out the Little Yellow Bicycle blog for more inspiration!

2 comments:

Audrey Pettit said...

Love it! So serene and beautiful, Mou!

Sheila said...

Love the tonal journaling. This is a very pretty layout!