Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Random Inspiration Day

Just some ideas to share with you today.
First up is this banner. This was done using the Maya Road chipboard banner pieces and TONS of beautiful embellishments. It is truly a work of art!
Speaking of Maya Road, we are big fans of their decorative and scalloped envelopes. This is a clever use for them---as a journaling block: And here as part of the page title:

This page has several inspiration pieces I wanted to show you. At the top is yet another Maya product--chipboard butterflies. Also, love the use here of several of the EK border punches. A Maya envelope shows up here just as an embellishment:

Here's a good example of grunge paper. If you haven't tried it yet, you should! You can curl it like in this flower and it will maintain that shape forever:

Here's a couple of ideas using Tim Holtz Sizziz dies:

The sign die is beautiful here and so is another of those EK border punches--see it at the bottom with the seashells?