Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Making the most out of your chipboard pieces

Hi everyone!

Julie with you here today and I wanted to share a canvas I made with the February kit "How's the Weather?" 




In this month's kit, there are two cloud chipboard pieces ... and I am a girl that LOVES CLOUDS! Loves them! 

So I thought I would share my little secret on how to multiply your clouds from the kit!! :)

 

I took my two chipboard clouds and then a piece of the 6x6 Crate Paper On Trend paper from the kit and traced the chipboard clouds onto the paper ...

And now I have four more clouds to play with :)



And here is how I put together the rest of my canvas :)

I started off with my canvas, a piece of Kraft paper from the kit and two pieces of 6x6 Crate Paper On Trend paper from the kit --



 I carefully tore the edges of the Kraft paper --


And then I inked the edges --


Then I tore the edges of the 6x6 papers and inked those also -- 


And now, here is my canvas all put together -- including my 'extra' clouds I made by tracing my chipboard pieces onto paper :)

 




 Thanks for stopping by! 

~~Julie
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38 comments:

  1. This is awesome Julie!! I LOVE the look you created for those clouds! Sooo pretty!!

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  2. Gorgeous project & a great tip, thanks :)

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  3. Too fun Julie! I love all the clouds!

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  4. Your canvas is fabulous! Thanks for the tip on making the clouds too!

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  5. Love this use of the clouds!! Cool idea!! xoxoxox

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  6. awwwww....what a fab canvas...sooooo sweet.

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  7. Great tip on making clouds! What a fun project!

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  8. Oh,Julie! Beautiful project! I love all the texture and perfectly inked up edges! Thanks for the tip too!

    In my kit this month I also received a "thank you" for my 6 month sub, I just wanted to say "thank you" for the gift! I love it!

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  9. Great ripping and inking and the clouds look great!

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  10. What a fun piece! I love all the texture!

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  11. I love the textures; especially the burlap!!!!

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  12. Gorgeous finished project! LOVE the burlap!

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  13. what a great idea, Julie, I've never thought of that but I'm definetely gonna try a digital version of it ;-)
    thanks

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  14. LOVE this!!!! esp the clouds!!! super cute!!

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  15. Oh love the idea of making the most out of the cloud chipboards!!!! I can't wait to get mine, I will certainly use this technique...awesome job!!!!

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  16. OK, that is so cute!!! Thanks for the tutorial!

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  17. Fab canvas Julie and I love the saying, so sweet! :)

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  18. What a fab canvas, love the traced clouds, brulliant ides how to multiply from chipboards :)

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  19. Julie, so CUTE and you really showed how much you love clouds! Great sentiment!

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  20. Oh how adorable!!! I love how you multiplied the clouds!!

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  21. LOVE your cloudy page! Beautiful! Great idea for multiplying the clouds too!

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  22. This is simply sweet! The tutorial is awesome!

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  23. This is so adorable! I love the tip on getting more from your supplies, and love all those clouds. That sentiment is fabulous! Great job, Julie! I'm a huge fan of hers!

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  24. beautiful canvas Julie!! absolutely love it

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  25. The canvas is fantastic! Very cool:)
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  26. Absolutely awesome job! Yeah Julie!

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  27. Such a wonderful canvas, Julie!! You so rocked these clouds!! ~ Blessings, Tracey

    http://gracescraps.blogspot.com/

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  28. WOW WOW WOW Julie ... loving your canvas... Awesome.... hugs..xoxo

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