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Thursday, March 18, 2010

For Mamá

Hi there friends,
My friend asked me to create a 12x12 scrapbook layout for her mom. So here's what I made for her with the help of my trusty Cricut:
It's a simple layout because I didn't want to hide the beautiful detailed background cut-out. For this layout, I used the Mother's Day Cricut Cart (a Limited Edition Solutions cart).  It has absolutely beautifully intricate images. I cut the floral background on "fit to page" using the gorgeous glittered Mimosa Papers by SEI. I LOVE SEI. They know how to design beautiful papers that make it easy to create beautiful things.
I used 3 patterned papers from the Mimosa pack, but they all flow together nicely. I cut "Mamá" at 4" and inked around the edges. I also used the Pebbles Inc. Shimmer chalks on the leaves to give it a hint of shimmer.

I cut the flower 3 times at 2" and did the pom pom flower technique---> HERE.
Here's a closer peek:
Thanks so much for peeking today. I hope you (and my friend) like this layout :) You can find the Mimosa Papers (as well as other gorgeous SEI paper packs) on sale at YMH store.
Gotta Go!

8 comments:

  1. Oh that is gorgeous! The background cut beautifully. I love that you used the Mimosa papers :) I'll be sending you some SEI papers for April, you'll just have to let me know which ones you don't already have.
    Hugs,
    Kristina

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  2. beatiful page that she will love and love the subtle effect of the title.

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  3. Gorgeous--great layout, color, and flower!

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  4. Pretty colors, love the layout and over all design of this pretty card!

    glitterbee hugs,

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  5. So beautiful, your friend will love it. The title is just so pretty, you did a wonderful job on this one.

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  6. Wow, that is beautiful! I never cease to be amazed at what people are doing with their Cricuts. :)

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  7. That background is gorgeous. Ok you are convincing me I need to upgrade from the baby bug!!

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