Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Two Vintage Layouts By Lisa Griffith

Hello crafty friends!! I have prepared two layouts 
this month, both in my favourite vintage style.
 
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'Spread Your Wings'

I love finding vintage photographs on Pinterest and this one caught my eye for the 
lovely girls and the beautiful patterns in their clothes. 

I used the following 2 Crafty Chipboard pieces:
'Mini Branches'
'Doily Frames'
'Birds Set'
'Leafy Shrub Set 1'
 

I painted the 'Birds Set' with black acrylic paint and then lightly brushed 
on some metallic silver paint to give the wings some motion.


For the 'Doily Frame' and the 'Leafy Shrub Set' I embossed them both
 with sparkly black embossing powder to add some shine.


And the last chipboard piece I used, the 'Mini Branches'. I firstly coated them with white gesso,
then I painted them with bright green watercolor paint and then stamped them in black ink.



'Miss Potter'

This is a photograph I found on Pinterest of Beatrix Potter with her pet mouse. 
Who remembers falling in love with all of her sweet little animal characters?

2 Crafty Chipboard pieces used:
'Corner Thick Vine'
'Brick Panel'



For the 'Brick Panel' I kept it simple with some brown ink, and for the 'Corner Thick Vines' 
I painted them white, and then splashed them with some pink mist to give it a weathered look.


I hope you have found a little inspiration today :)



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14 comments:

Shari Czerwinski said...

Stunning vintage layouts! Love them both :)

Di Garling said...

Both are stunningly beautiful Lisa.

Rachael Funnell said...

WOW! 2 EXQUISITE layouts Lisa... :)

Karen.C said...

Both lovely layouts.

Reusing Cards & Quilling said...

2 Amazing layouts ! First one is just stunning ,bold colors n fab composition ! Second one is filled with old world charm :)

Fiona Paltridge said...

With out a doubt Lisa you are my favourite vintage style scrapper! Absolute perfection xx

Valerie Ouellet said...

Oh my god!!!!! FANTASTIC works!

Jacqui said...

Stunning layouts, all the details are so gorgeous!

Pawsitively Creative said...

Bravo and cheers to these desings! I thought the birds were part of the paper but fussy cut, they look amazing! Wonderful images in both and the layers are so gorgeously gorgeous! Awesome sauce LO's! ~Niki

Kathy Gnj said...

Gorgeous layouts Lisa!

Tania Ridgwell said...

Oh my what stunning pages especially love the colours in the first one :)

madhvi shah said...

Love the layout with the lovely chippies used

Debbi Tehrani said...

Amazing pages, Lisa! The background work is just awesome, and perfect use of the chipboard!

ros said...

Wow Lisa, love them ♥