Posted by Rachelle Sigurdson

12 June, 2013 - ,

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Hello, I am here to share with you a LO I did using the Beautiful,Walking in the Forest Collection. The photo is of my oldest son Sigurdur. I used Kelly Klapsteins, Double the Fun Sketch from Canadian Scrapbooker Mag, it has been a very long time since I did a double LO…..eb16a8bf-011d-4f11-840a-27194dec17d6_zpsf8feeb5a

Walking-in-the-forest-PFrom this Collection I used, Mountain Ash BS, When Leaves are Falling,Maple,Last Flowers BS, Knitted Sweater, Die Cut Letters BS, Die Cut Sheets & lots of the BS of the labels. The Chipboard is from Scrap Fx. Here is a closeup of the first page…..91f21488-73b7-4590-9a6e-8f129c85b7d1_zpsa3ee055d

2nd Page….849a212d-2a3b-4cd5-8a08-b62491bb8424_zps3bf5a34e

I did my usual distressing, but I also inked all the edges with Tattered Angels Chalkboard (Decadence) using a paint brush…..c165d097-a424-4374-84c9-51b77ce628d0_zps3bab437b

I used Tim Holtz Vintage Photo on the Cogs & Circle, then inked the edges. I then glued the cog on to a piece of paper & applied a thick coat of rock candy crackle, & when that dried I used a paint brush & applied some TA Chalkboard (decadence to bring out the cracks. I used Tim Holtz adirondack alcohol ink (sunset orange) on the steampunk clock face & leaves. I also applied rock candy crackle on to the leaves & when that dried I played with different colors of chalk to get the color I wanted……31a4aed2-6af1-4f13-8caa-a6f97bc2d200_zpsc6246437

I used vintage photo stain & tattered angels decadence on the frame,then glued on some jb selections metallic gunmetal beads,I also used vintage photo stain on the seaweed stem….3f2890dd-a513-462d-9934-9068ac4c974f_zps3351772b

Shows some of my hand stitching & a pocket holding journaling tags….fe57d7a0-c01e-41ea-a804-7532d2931c8b_zpsdf8b9ecf

The bottom photo is where I put my Title (Autumn). I first stained it with vintage photo stain,then I applied crackle, & when that dried I rubbed in different shades of brown & inked the edges. I also watered down vintage photo stain and applied it to all the paper to deepen the color….e1b5bb86-d363-44f1-86bc-fc7f5265663a_zpsf2d32436

Thank you so much for taking the time to look…..Rachelle

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