Saturday, 30 June 2012

Another Colour Blocking Idea with PanPastels

Here's a quick easy way to build up some layers and texture to your page :P
Using a large piece of light coloured scrap paper (we all have those :lol: )
swipe the pastel across (or down) the page fading it into the next depth of colour etc...

Cut the paper into strips
Then into little square/rectangle shapes
THen by taking random colours, tuck around the photo. You could even line them up and place across the page for a mount for a photo too - plenty of options to experiment trying all sorts of ways to use the little pieces of paper :wink:

Products used and available at Scrap Therapy:
Grey woodgrain paper
Blue tiny chevron paper (reverse side in shop)
Thickers - Darling 'Chestnut'
Grey bauble trim
Orange Blue and Cream Trim
Circle Garland


Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Wow!! This is GORGEOUS Mandy!! I love love love all the distressed squares, the colors and the photo!!!!

Lizzy Hill said...

VERY clever---love these blue tones & most of all, ADORE the way you've cut the lace! Looks great:):):)

glorygirl said...

Loooove this! So simple, but WHAT AN EFFECT! Thanks for sharing it here!

Lizzyc said...

Wow! This looks amazing!!!!!

Blossom inch said...

absolutely a gorgeous LO and I have seen other LOs of yours and all are stunning and full with different techniques. Absolutely amazing...thank you for sharing Mandysea.

MezzaNotte said...

Sp Lovley LO, I m loving how you have done white the colored paper.

So inspiring!