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Monday, 1 April 2019

Nurturing Nature.

My April creation for



The fabulous thing about having a stash of patterned
papers is the ability to up-cycle past makes.
*That doesn't prevent me adding to the stash though lol*

Saw this little booklet in The Works and had to buy it!
Dug out an old project that had gotten a little battered
(OMG 2014!!!!)
and stripped it back before re painting.
Selected some collage pieces from the booklet...
then remembered a conversation about making my own 
"Paper dolls" from old family photos.
The image of my grandparents holding one of their children
was perfect to add to my "Happiness" altar :D
*inspired by Carrie Schmitt LB2019 wk 07*
Spring is a time of "Nurturing" for me...
a time to "start as you mean to go on"....
encouraging, hugging, and appreciating all the 
blessings in your life :D

Enjoy XXX

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11 comments:

  1. Oh my I love how you’ve revamped an older work of art and created something so unique and pretty and personal to you. I also love the heritage photos, they always bring some vintage charm to a project. Have a wonderful week and happy Spring xx

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  2. Wonderful project to share with us here at http://ttcrd.blogspot.com/
    Good luck with your entry
    Shirley-Anne DT

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  3. A really pretty project. Thank you for linking to our theme at Try it on Tuesdays.
    Yvonne

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  4. That is so cool that you created art with family photos. It turned out well!

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  5. Beautiful tag! The design is so romantic with the old images and pretty flowers šŸ˜. Thanks so much for joining in the fun at Try it on Tuesday! J šŸ˜Š x

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  6. Spring perfect, especially the expression on the flowergirl's face. She is totally CWS inside.

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  7. This is so beautiful Gina! Love! Big Hugs!

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  8. Thanks for joining us at Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge Blog. DT Kathy [myasperations.blogspot.com]

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  9. Oh that looks fabulous Gina, I love the finished piece - beautiful and our Spring inspiration, definitely thought provoking!

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  10. Absolutely gorgeous Gina. Love the photo idea. I always enjoy springtime so much too. Its a beautiful time of year.

    hugs June x

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