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Monday, April 23, 2012

Pole Dancing

 This layout was featured April 25th over at Practical Scrappers!


I had the day off today and spent MOST of the morning cleaning and Scrappin'!!

I saved this sketch from Let's Capture These Sketches last month and chose the PERFECT photo to make it with, UNFORTUNATELY, I didn't get it done until today.

Here is my take, that's me just being SILLY:
 A close up of my flowers:
 and some embossing, I used my embossing plate and since the 12 x 12 wouldn't fit into my little embosser, I used some double sided tape and taped the back side down and then got my rolling pin and and kept going over and over it for about 2 or 3 minutes:
 Aren't my flowers just AWESOME? Well, I think so! LOL!
I had seen this idea a few weeks ago, and just KNEW I had to give it a try!
First of all I hand cut my flowers out of toilet paper!! YEP, GOOD OL' TP!! I also did the green strip the same way.This took most of the day in between cleaning to let them dry and stuff, but thought it was SO worth the wait.
 I then misted them with some glimmer mist:
 I also hand cut the leaves and misted them:
 I let my flowers and leaves sit for just a bit and then I sent them through my embosser:
 Here is a close up on one, you can see the SPARKLES:
The centers of the flowers are just a small circle of TP and I misted them also, then glued a button on top. You can check out the post where I seen this technique over at Frosted Designs, of course I did mine a little different, but it's still COOL!! LOL!



  1. Great layout. Love the flowers. Thanks for the tutorial. I'm all about using glimmer mist.

  2. pole hussy! LOL great layout and awesome tut! can't believe the tp held up to misting and embossing.