Saturday, October 17, 2015

October Layout Shares by Tracee Provis


Hi 2Crafty fans, today I am here to share with you a couple of
layouts that I created using the fabulous 2 Crafty products.
The girls in my family are just as adventurous as the boys, this fun photo
was taken just before they took to the tracks in Go-Karts.

2Crafty always have the perfect chippie for your pages, here I used the "Adventure"
 piece along with a mixture of words from the "Mini Travel Word sets 1 & 2".
 I inked them with black ink and gave them a coat of clear embossing powder for a
glossy finish. I also used lots of the "waste parts" from the various pieces,
for instance the zig zag border pieces were from the "Harlequin Clumps".
They looked really good rubbed over with a little Viva Décor Inka Gold
 (although in the silver colour variation).

I used a mixture of inks and paints on the "Harlequin Clumps" to give them an
old distressed look. The tiny triangles are the negative parts from a border set that I
 didn't actually use on the page, I layered the explore word from the
"Mini Word Set 1" over the top of the background piece and added
some stamping to my background.
The "Fast Forward Arrow" is a great set to have in your collection as you can use
 both the positive and the negative pieces. I added more silver to my arrow and
 glued an enamel dot in the centre. 2Crafty have a great range of frames and one
 of my favourites is the "Chained Circles" that I used to frame my photo.
These are the 2Crafty Chipboard pieces used on this page.
Chained Circles
Mini Travel Words Set 1 & 2
Harlequin Clumps
Adventure title
Fast Forward Arrows
Multi Tab Assorted

"Fun Times"
Tracee Provis Fun Times Scrapbook Layout 2CraftyChipboard 01

The advantage of a Selfie taking family is that you get lots of neat photos to scrap.
 My Daughter and her fiancé had fun taking these on a trip to the seaside earlier this year.

Tracee Provis Fun Times Scrapbook Layout 2CraftyChipboard 02

I love the "Bamboo Palm Tree" set but was struggling to think what project to use
 it on, teamed with a "Flamingo" it makes the perfect summer embellishment 
for my page. I used twinkling h2o paints to colour my Bamboo.

 I didn't want the flamingos legs and body the same colour so I masked off the legs
 with a post it note and used an orange glitter embossing powder for his body.

Once again I used the "Fast Forward Arrows Set", but this time the circles with
 the laser cut arrow shapes. I first painted them with gesso and then applied 
seafoam embossing powder, what the picture doesn't show properly is the slightly 
bumpy texture that this powder creates.

Tracee Provis Fun Times Scrapbook Layout 2CraftyChipboard 03

I also used an arrow at the top of my page but this one was taken from the "Assorted Arrows"
 set, I simply inked it with black ink and went round the edges with a white pen, I applied 
the same technique to the "Fun Times" title chipboard piece. I finished off the top section
 with some tiny hearts taken from the "ATC Hearts & Stars" set.

These are the 2Crafty Chipboard pieces used on this page.
Fast Forward Arrows
Assorted Arrows
Fun Times title
ATC Hearts & Stars
Bamboo Palms
Assorted Polaroid Frames

Thank you for letting me share these projects with you and I hope you are
 inspired a little to use 2Crafty Chipboard on your projects.

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Debbi Tehrani said...

Fabulous pages, Tracee! You are so creative. Love your use of the chipboard. How awesome is that sparkly flamingo!

Di Garling said...

Such great creations Tracee and also such awesome and creative use of all the chippie pieces.

Priscilla Lim said...

Beautiful projects. Great use of the palm tree chipboard and I love the flamingo! :)

Rachael Funnell said...

Both layouts are AWESOME Tracee!

Lisa Griffith said...

Fun layouts Tracee, I love the chippies you used, they really tell the story!

Marianne/skorpionen said...

Gorgeous Projects!!

Valerie Ouellet said...

Two beautiful pages! Good job!

Rosslyn Coutts said...

Fabulous layouts

ros said...

awesome awesome pages ♥

Jaya Raghuvanshi said...

Gorgeous layouts!

Jennifer Snyder said...

You have such a fun style and really know how to make the chipboard shine!

Fiona Paltridge said...

Tracee I just love how you've incorporated so many chippy pieces into your layouts!!!

Kerry said...

What fun LO's They are great.

Trudi Harrison said...


Tone K. said...

Cool pages :)
I really like the chain-frame :)
Colorful and pretty ! :)