I am honored to be a Guest Design Team Member for Crafaholics R Us Blog this week. I was asked to create a project or two by sweet Janis. She gave me a theme to and I off and SAILing!?...
The theme for this Challenge is Pirates!! Aaarrrggghhh!! Matey!
I know how fun is that?!?
I created this little treasure chest card.
When you open it up - it reveals a wonderful scene and sentiment. It's full fun layers and dimension.
I used the Lawn Fawn - Ahoy, Matey stamp set, along with another stamp set & dies from my stash. I created the sky & sand background using Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Inks. I made sure to use Florida in my made paper behind the sentiment.
Here is another fun Pirate theme creation.
It's a layout of my son pretending to be a pirate - well a pirate that doesn't do anything. It's from a children's show & song.
For this layout - I drew the skull and crossbones. Created a stencil by cutting the card stock with a craft knife. Laid it on my layout card stock and painted over it. I then distressed the edges of my page to give it a treasure map feel. I backed the torn areas with pattern paper for a pop of color. Stamped part of my title and cut it into tile letters. Outlined, the pictures with a white chalk pen adding pirate phrases along the way.
Now, Over on the Craftaholics R Us Blog - You will find more Pirate themed projects. As well as a Challenge. Please be sure to stop by & SEA - Look at all the fantastic & Booty-ful creations by the Design Team. While you are there - join the challenge you Scallywag!
The rules are pretty simple:
*Weekly Wednesday Challenges
*Follow the weekly theme
*Link directly to your project post
*No backlinking to older projects
*Top Picks posted with next challenge
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Okay, I done! AAARRRGGGHHH!