Hey ya'll!! Welcome to our challenge and hop for this month! For this month, we were to use a favorite background technique that Gina has done a video on...and chose this one:
This is such a fun one! This is my creation with using this technique:
I added a bit of distressing too on mine. The red ribbon you see is some I hand dyed....After seeing Nina's gorgeous ribbon she did, I wanted to try doing some. (I dyed 3 different colors, but this is the only one that survived the stray kitty burglar that stole them off my back deck as they were drying, lol!!) Well, I did not use the same kind of bias tape she used apparently, lol! I love how hers is more 'gauzy' looking than mine, but this had a distressed look to it, on the folded part, so decided to use it on this creation...I also stiffened the twine a bit and made it all wrinkly/curly....I kinda like how it turned out, sorta growing on me, haha! If you want to know how I dyed mine, or curled the twine, you can email me and I will get all the details to you! Ok, ready for more fun inspiration?
For more of the design team's favorite background techniques, please visit these designer's links participating in tonight's hop:
Thanks sooo much for stopping by! Have a wonderfully creative weekend! Are you loving the cooler temps we have now?? I know I am!
Stamps: Funny Farm from Gina K Designs
Papers: All from Gina K
Accessories: distressing tool, marbles, memento inks in summery sky, angel pink and desert sand, hand dyed bias tape, twine that has been curled, brads, pop dots, nesties tag die prisma pencils, circle nesties.
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