Thursday, April 19, 2018

Upcycled Home Decor

Hi there,

I am back with an upcycled project. The monthly challenge of Graphic45 as well as 'More Than Words' Monthly challenge were perfect for me to create this project.

Today I am sharing how I upcycled a cake base. I had kept this base for a long time to create a wall hanging or try out a Mixed media project, and this challenge was an opportunity to get me going.

I had the 'Nature's sketch book' paper pack, and this was the chance to fussy cut and I was on a spree of cutting butterflies. Who doesn't love butterflies and I couldn't stop myself. :) You will see for yourself in my final project.

This is the before pic..


The final pic...



Few close up shots....










and finally I added a stand at the back...


and my show piece is ready!!



Most of the paper used are scraps - the black cardstock used to cover edges, the chip board for making stand and the strips of pattern paper. A lot of fussy cutting from various G45 papers, hand made flowers, pearls and rhinestones and chipboards finished the project.

Hope you liked my creation. Linking this to the following challenge:

More Than Words - April Challenge.



Thank you for dropping by. Till next time - Happy crafting!

Gayatri

16 comments:

  1. Awesome work. Great creativity and it brings out lot of color and it is also appealing to the eyes.

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  2. Oh this is amazing! I adore your briht colours and your fussy-cutting was worth it! So glad you could join us at More Than Words.

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  3. Awesome take on our challenge this month at MTW! Definitely feel the nature vibe here! All the best from MTW! :)

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  4. This is gorgeous! Absolutely love the quote you used and the feel of Spring! Thank you for playing along with us at More Than Words!

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  5. oh wow so beautiful project! Thank you for playing with us at MTW challenge!

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  6. This is so so pretty. Thank you so much for joining us at More than Words this month 😍😍

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