Thursday, August 16, 2012

Blog Hop with Basically Bare.. Authentique goodness!!

Hi everyone, Authentique and Basically Bare are having a hop
today between the main blogs. so make sure you head on over to the
Authentique Blog for more information.
Leave a comment on Both company blogs for a chance at a giveaway!!

Here is the project I made in more detail.
I decided to make a Halloween door hanger.
This owl chipboard shape was perfect for my project.
These Authentique "Enchanted " papers made it easy.

Now for an easy way to add paper to chip board this is what I do.. first take some glue and spread
it everywhere..

Then just place it on the opposite side of the paper you want to use.. let dry, then either
cut it out by hand with small scissors, or use an x-acto  knife ,  I then sand the edges and distress
it with some ink. Today I used some Vintage Photo by Ranger.

Doing this you can get a clean fit for your chipboard.. the distressing makes it all come together,
and gives it a look I like.  I wanted the owl to be whimsical
So I made sure I dressed him up in the Halloween Theme..  first by using different patterned papers,
then adding the hat and moustache. I think he looks CUTE!!

 The "B" I wanted to symbolize my last name initial so I hand cut one out and layered some patterned paper using glue dots.. then added the glitter glue to accent it all. I wanted our family name on there as well so with some of the great letters and words in the "Enchanted" collection I was able to
fit that in.

This was a fun project and I want to show you all the wonderful product used.. Thank You Basically Bare.. and Authentique for making such wonderful product !!

Be sure to check back every day this week for more project inspiration on the Authentique and Basically Bare Blog.! They have an Authentique Prize Pack to give away to one of our lucky commenters (please leave unique comments!) Also, make sure you stop and visit us as well as our friends over at Basically Bare for prizes and lots of wonderful inspiration coming your way! Also, make sure you stop by the Basically Bare Facebook Page and tell them Authentique Paper sent you!

Have a great day,


Miriam Prantner said...

Oh he is so cute! Love the mustache and the eyes, just such a fun little hanging!

Rozy said...

Great door hanger! much amazing detail.

Thienly Azim said...

Wow! You so rock at Authentique projects! I love seeing them and your eye for detail! Love!

Jessica Buffa said...

Sweet sweet Angie..this is darling. The moustache is the perfect added little bit of whimsy on the already adorable owl. I love how you tied in some personalization to the door hanger. Fan of you always! <3 your project today!
Jessica S
happy to have hopped in!

jengd said...

Very cute! Love all of that fun vintage goodness and the great layers!

Kisha said...

Beautiful door hanger! I love all the layered details.

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