Wednesday, 30 May 2018

Post 441: Mixed Media Layout- Enjoy Today

Hi friends!

I'd like to share a Mixed Media Layout- "Enjoy Today". This was part of my DT work for Crafters Corner. All the details, including a pictorial, are HERE. The inspiration for the layout came from a photo of coffee, I simply love coffee, so I knew I had to create a layout around it. For me, coffee time is "me" time. I can sit, relax, be quiet for 5 minutes, sip my beverage, think & forget about other things. I wanted to remind myself that it is important to delight in the little things in life that give us joy & enjoy them today, to "live in the moment".

Here's a photo of the layout:


Close-Up Photos:





















Materials Used:
1. Dress My Craft- Floral Oriental Collection White Card Stock
2. Dress My Craft- Dots n Stripes 6 by 6 Paper Pad
3. Dress My Craft- Little Hearts
4. Dress My Craft- Golden Black Sequins
5. Kuretake- Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers
6. Ranger- Vintage Photo Distress Mini Inkpad
7. Lindys Gang- Little Lindy Brown Sprays
8. Ranger- Jet Black Archival Ink
9. Ranger- Potting Soil Archival Ink
10. Ranger- Coffee Archival Ink
11. Altenew- Celebrations Stamp
12. 49 & Market- Gabi's Line Stitch Stamp
13. Mudra Craft Stamps- Simply Alpha
14. Dylusions Stamps- Basic Backgrounds
15. Tim Holtz Idea-Ology- Mini Layered Stencil Set #27
16. Tim Holtz Idea-Ology- Splatters Stencil
17. Ranger- Mini Ink Blending Tool
18. Ranger- Mini Ink Blending Foams
19. Ranger- Glossy Accents
20. Liquitex- White Gesso
21. Crafters Corner- 3d Foam Tape 12 mm
22. Tim Holtz Idea-Ology- Life Quotes Rub Ons
23. Tim Holtz Idea-Ology- Vintage Design Tape
24. Tonic Studios- Paper Distresser
25. Dovecraft- Embossing Heat Tool
26. Tonic Studios- Tim Holtz 7" Snips
27. Lindys Gang- Midnight Bronze Embossing Powder
28. Dusty Attic Chipboard- Page Pebbles #8 
29. Dusty Attic Chipboard- Word Pack #29 
30. Tim Holtz Idea-Ology- Small Talk Stickers
31. Aleene's- Original Tacky Glue

I am playing along with the following challenges:

Dusty Attic May Challenge (I was inspired by the soft colors: white, pink & peach, used Dusty Attic Chipboard- Page Pebbles #8  & Dusty Attic Chipboard- Word Pack #29 )
2018 Spring/Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop (included tiny sequin flowers on this coffee layout to bring the spring feel)
Mixed Media Place May Challenge- was inspired by the soft colors
Art & Soul Mixed Media Blog- May Challenge (use your alphas)- used washi tapes with text and stamped alphas in the background 
Thanks a lot for your precious time :)
Stay Blessed!
Preeti 

14 comments:

  1. WOWZA.
    Such a GORGEOUS layout...lovely details.

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  2. This is fabulous. So creative and super awesome textures and just SO creative.

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  3. Wow this is an AWESOME page!!

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  4. This is fantastic. It is one of my favorite projects of the hop. I love your mixed media. I love the stenciling and the coffee stained look. Such a fabulous background for the coffee cup.

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  5. SO this is the most awesome thing I've seen all day!! LOVE LOVE LOVE! All of those gorgeous layers... all of the splatters and patterns and doo-dads... truly a feast for the eyes.. quite Awesome...

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  6. Just stunning! Love the texting, textures, coffee stains in perfect amount and love the placement of papers along with cup! Treat for the eyes!

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  7. Wow...so much of Creativity n efforts !! You always create fabulous art pieces.. beautiful it is ❤

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  8. Beautiful layout and a great way to show your love of coffee!

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  9. Its amazing, Preeti! I love how the entire layout is coffee themed - I mean, even the colors look like they are made using coffee, then there are coffee stains...its amazing, really!

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  10. WONDERFUL layout! I'm totally in love for the fantastic use of colors for the background!!!

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  11. Awesome stunning layout. Love the images, colors, layer and EVERYTHING!!!

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  12. Oh WOW! So fabulous! I love all the textures, the media used and the layout! The pops of gold are just too fabulous! Thanks for hopping along with us at the Spring/Summer Coffee Lovers Hop!

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  13. Gorgeous work .... I love this!! Thanks for sharing x

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