Wednesday, 25 September 2013

"Sunshine"..altered table top calender

Lately i have been making my own blooms and beleive me, it's sooooo addictive! So, when i got done with a few yellow flowers, i couldn't help but use it immediately!

I started by altering this table top calender( i love altering) and a lovely photograph of my daughter when she was a year and a half!
The background is layered with some brown paper, pattern paper and then some corrugated cardboard(my fav!) and then finally mounted the pic.
I heat embossed the large sunflower and the butterflies and then colored it and then worked with my handmade blooms to embelish.
I have used yellow burlap for the birdcage diecut and hung it from one of those leafy branches..(hope u can see it!)
A little secret about the 3D fence...these are chipboard remains of the birdcage diecut! I have gessoed it and inked it and held it together with twine. I just love the way it looks...

The sunshine label too is stamped and colored and have kept the embelishments in yellow and white only!

I enjoyed evety bit of making this and think my little doll will be happy and appreciate this a little later, she is just 4yrs old!
Thanks for stopping by and would love to hear your feedback and comments.
Linking this to..
http://citycrafter.blogspot.in/2013/09/city-crafter-challenge-blog-week-178.html

http://lulupu.blogspot.in/2013/09/lulupu-challenge-17-fancy-me.html





http://beyondgrey.blogspot.in/2013/09/bgc-39-fall-color-challenge.html


http://artisticinspirationschallenges.blogspot.in/2013/09/challenge-60-anything-goesbright.html
http://liliofthevalleythursdaychallenge.blogspot.co.uk/

http://www.lovesrubberstampschallenges.com/

24 comments:

  1. Absolutely gorgeous!! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!

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  2. that is just gorgeous !!! I love the sunflowers and the flowers and leaves ... everything is just perfect ! Sply the fence :) its soo cute
    Thanks for joining us at the BGC- Fall color challenge
    Hugs !

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  3. So pretty, thanks for sharing it with us at CCCB!

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  4. WOnderful altering Rupa !! I loved the blooms and all the arrangements ,Bright n cheerful colors will surely light up the space wherever its placed !

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  5. Wowie! Love Love Love the blooms! Loved the fence idea! So well detailed yet super neat!

    Thanks for Joining Lulupu Challenge#17. all the Best

    Karuna
    Lulupu DT

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  6. Hi Rupa!
    This is so beautiful! I loved every detail of the work you've done in this altered calender. Its so perfect for your little one's photo to be placed :).
    Thanks for stopping by my blog and for your lovely comments.

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  7. Gorgeous project!

    Thanks for joining us at Lulupu The Craft Lounge
    Ruthie ~DT
    http://myhobbyandart.blogspot.com/

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  8. a lovely way to remember your memories

    Thank you for joining us at Artistic Inspirations this week.
    Claire x

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  9. Such an amazing piece of art. Love it! Thank You for joining us this week at Loves Rubber Stamps. Tons of Hugs, Dangina

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  10. This is so super cute, love the flowers and the colors and the great design. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

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  11. Rupa especially love the way you made the fence..so cute and beautiful it looks

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    1. Thanks Dr. I also managed to get the gadget to join my blog..thanks for guiding. Love

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  12. This is so beautiful Rupa...fabulous colours and love the flowers...gorgeous work.Love your little fence too and such a gorgeous photo..

    Thanks for joining in with us at “Crafty Little Fairies..

    Luv CHRISSYxx

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  13. Rupa,It is super-perfect masterpiece...I also loved the way you showcased your creation with the withered leaves fallen here and there...a perfect 10 on 10 !

    Thanks for sharing it with us @ BGC #39!! :)
    Hugs
    Bipasha :)

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  14. Wow!! That is a stunning creation... Looks like a complete overhaul.. It's hard to tell that this was a calendar before you turned it into an amazing piece of art.. Superb job!

    Thanks for joining us at BGC #39 - Fall Colours!!
    Love,
    Nikita.. :)

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  15. I am amazed. Simply love your picket fence. SUch a brilliant idea. And that butterfly looks so real you have done it beautifully. Love you to visit my blog and tell me what you think.
    Chris
    http://ajourneyintoquilling.blogspot.com

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  16. Pretty project, Rupa. Love your handmade flowers.. :)

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  17. Wow..this is pretty lovely creation. I love this.

    Sudha
    sudha-kalra.blogspot.in
    crazycrafter-craftsuppliesshop.blogspot.in

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  18. Rupa, I love your altered calender. It's so so pretty. Your hand made blooms are amazing. And congrats on your win at BGC. Well -deserved. :)

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