Wednesday, 1 December 2010

Our next inspirational piece comes from.....

Megan Vinn - Freya's 1st and 2nd Xmas


Hi all!
Merry Christmas! Hope you all enjoy the silly
season, I know I'm really looking forward to
it! I've made a page this month with an
aluminium foil base. I scrunched it up and
painted some yellow/gold colour on to it.
My attempts at shopping for scrapbooking
needs have been foiled.... ehem sorry for
the pun! So this is what I thought of. The
pics are of my oldest child. The arch at the
top is meant to represent the stable, a safe
haven for her. I cut up some ribbon and made
bows and hot glued on some other nic nacs.
What a beautifully epic painting this month's
challenge is! So many colours and such movement!
Anyhoo, Have a great month!
M

Hey Megan!
Thanks for the Christmas well wishes :) I am
amazed at how you can scrunch and paint
aluminium foil and have the whole page look
like a master piece. If I tried that technique
mine would look dreadful :( I love how you did
the arch at the top of the page to look like the
Stable. I love your pics of Freya, its amazing
how much they grow in twelve months.
Great work Megan! - Cheers Shazza

8 comments:

  1. Wow this is simply stunning, what a great technique, I truly love this. You are so artistic. MElxx

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  2. oh wow, that background is phenomenal!!!! I so love the look of this! I also love the arch representing the stable, a safe haven ... clever!!!!! I look forward to your entry every month, and you never disappoint!
    xxx Peggy (a fan!)

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  3. Wow, Megan, this is a wonderful LO! What a great idea painting over foil-I would've never thought of it! Love the arch and the idea behind it and what sweet pictures of your little one!
    Hugs, Robin

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  4. Just love that foil Megan, you are thinking out the square & it is just great! A beautiful arch & sweet photos...a wonderful page.

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  5. Your foil background is amazing!!!

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  6. This layout is fantastic and I love the painted foil background... the photos are absolutely gorgeous! xxx

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  7. Oh WOW! That foil is fantastic! A super dooper page Megan!!!

    Shelee xx

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