Wednesday, August 28, 2013

August Prima BAP..

Hi there everyone,
 
I will keep this short and sweet today as I am madly trying to complete all my scrappy tasks before we head off to Brisbane to have our baby!!! So exciting, can't believe its real, we have been a family of 4 for what feels like ages but I know before long being a family of 5 will feel normal :))) Only another week and a bit at home so lots to do. 
 
But I wanted to take some time out and have a go at Prima's August sketch.  It looked so cool and intriguing to me plus I am trying to use up some of my Prima stash (not sure if I ever will) before the new releases comes out!
 
Okay here is the sketch which I have turned...



"Friends"


Lots going on here in this layout.  I am just loving playing around at the moment, trying to be brave and try different techniques and mediums.  I have used the 6 x 6 Perforated Dot Flower mask just randomly in places on my background with modelling paste.  Then I used a combination of Twinkling H20's and Pan Pastels in and around my masked area. Such a gorgeous combination.
 
Love how the Pan Pastels adhered to the Prima canvas pieces.  I also outlined them with a water coloured pencil for more definition.  Lots of stamping too...something I am becoming a little more confident in doing...:)))





My little boys with their cute cousins...:))



Okay I better keep going, Thanks so much for visiting and for your beautiful comments.  I appreciate each one left :)
 
Hugs
Min xo

18 comments:

  1. Love love love this layout and all your latest creations too! I know what you mean by being brave trying new techniques, it can be so much fun though! Hope all goes well with your new sweet angel, take care Sandrine xx

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  2. Wow, this is gorgeous!
    Love it!
    xx
    Leila

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  3. WOW, what a fantastic layout!!! LOVE it :) Good luck with bub, thinking of you guys xox

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  4. Gorgeous!!! I loveeeeeeeeee the colors and the flowers!! Good luck with the new baby! Can't wait to see pics!!!

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  5. Oh this is amazing!! :-) I just love that pic of the kids :-) ... I'm yet to scrap that one! Loving all the background effects ... stunning!
    SO excited about your little bub ... can't WAIT to me him/her :-) :-)

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  6. Wow this layout is stunning, I love the details and the back ground looks amazing with the stamping and masking.. and I wish you all the very best with the arrival of your new baby.. what an absolutely exciting time for you all.. trusting it all goes well and I look forward to seeing the photos too!! take care Min!!!xx

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  7. Wow! That is gorgeous! I really like the watercolour pencil outlining to highlight. I'll have to give that a try. If I do not catch you again before your delivery, wishing you all the best.:)

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  8. This layout is simply stunning, love its soft pastels and pops of blue.
    Best of luck with the delivery of baby xx

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  9. Hello Melinda :) Thank you for visiting my blog xxx I would like to say, that I your layout is stunning! xx

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  10. Stunning Min. And I adore the pic.
    Wishing you all the bestest in the world for the new arrival. I cannot wait to hear the details.
    You will love being 5.

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  11. this LO is stunning!! good luck with the arrival of your little one..x

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  12. Georgeous! Totally love your mixed media background, beautiful decorated and so cute picture!
    Best wiches for the delivering <3

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  13. wow this is totally stunning, love all the color and background effects, fab work :)

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  14. Very beautiful!!! Lovely colors and wonderful mixed media work.

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  15. Totally gorgeous, Min...you certainly haven't lost your touch! Best of luck with bub...hope everything goes well :)

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  16. Beautiful layout!!!! All the best - take care!! xo

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