paper Roses oh how real they seem to be!!!

Lately I ve gotten to see how pretty all the paper flowers are and thought I d try to make some of these …

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some flowers I made this week

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some are made with my Cricut 

Some of the flowers I got a pattern off the internet there name is on the pdf file, sorry I forgot where I got it. These flowers were hard to make some of the cricut cuts were a guess and mix and match of flower parts. but they are cute. Shout out to Elizabeth Humphery !! Thank you for your beautiful paper flowers they were so inspiring  I had to try them… and thank you for all the fun in a box…   Flower 123WhiteRoseTemplatePaperRoseInstructions2

Hope you enjoy the flowers ……………………

Black and white with RED 2

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I took a photo of the art work ,   I love the way her hair came out , I used texture paste and mixed black  acrylic paint  in then drew her hair with a stylus tip….I gave her layers  FUN STUFF!!!

 

Black and white with RED…………….

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I love doing these almost as much as black and whites……

 

Napkin journal swap #139

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kind of did the wine and a themed front and back page , added a piece of wine cork for decoration. did some outlining on it.

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The inside I used 5 different napkins and tore and pieced them to look right.

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this is the back side and the envelope all pretty and sparkles….. says   LEAVE A LITTLE SPARKLE WHEREVER YOU GO!

I had so much fun making these …I ll post mine that people send me also , I just don’t want to ruin anyone’s surprises…buy posting too early

This was the first one to start off in the group my one on one…

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The swap was a nature one….. this is the front lots of pens sparkles markers.

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this is the inside it took hours to fill in  with torn papers and some markers for high lights. I love how he turned out. 

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this is the back I made a fun tag and pocket for something different and some foo foo strings…

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front of tag…

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back of tag…………

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And my envelope

 

This is the one I got in return  so cute!!!!

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cute chicken…with the folk look! sweet…..

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this is the other side… so fall 

File folder into a art journal………………

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secret garden grow inner peace, love,tradition, and change.

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I glued the folder s together so a giant tag comes out on the right side…… welcome mat …

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some positive feed back…. 

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It says Life is like a Piano.What you get out of it depends on how you play it.

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change your life for better.

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top left says  Don’t take things personally. What other people say about you is their reality, not yours.

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Strength doesn’t come from what you can do. It comes from overcoming the things you once thought you couldn’t.

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more positive…

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FORGIVENESS is not something we do for other people.It’s something we do for ourselves, to move on.

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back side with my art card.

8×8 Journal page made from a folder………

The Journal page is made from a regular file folder . measure 4 by 8 when closed and opened its 8×8. these are so fun to make and decorate. this one I made for a group Iam in. its a 1 on 1 trade. I hope she likes it.. The trade was a nature.. I  had a lot of fun with this one..

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this is the decorated envelope and the front page of the journal. I used watercolors, pens,and colored pencils.

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back side of the envelope 

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inside I did torn paper art with gift wrap papers, art papers painted in green and blue. torn and glued yes it takes hours to do but look how cool it looks!!!

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added a pocket with some foo foo bling  pens markers chalks ………………

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up closer to see the water lily.

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on the other side of tag is information of trade . person traded with, date and one on one. And my artist information.

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just a little thank you to hostess ………..

Make a charm with buttons……………..

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I used Dress it up Buttons but any brand with clip ins will work.

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dress it up buttons they are  sold at most hobby stores by the bag full.

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press down on the card stock to make a circle pattern in the paper and then cut it out.

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Set the photo inside and check for fit trim if needed,Now add glue to button and place photo inside.

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rosebudinnh homemade charms

Enter paper glaze of choice this is what I had at the time. { now I use Crystal lacquer}

let dry add to fun project!!!!

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