Hi there today I present a mixed media journal page (or can be adjusted to become a scrapbook page) using the new and amazing Aussie Bushland collection designed by Queenie Y. Lots of coloured die cuts and cut-out elements included in this project.
collection designed by Queenie Y.
12x12 scrapbooking paper cut-out sheet
Spray – green
– fern, sunflower, lollipop, candy
artist inks - barley
yellow (own stash)
Black fine line
Cut the Gumnut
12x12 scrapbooking paper down to A4
size (or leave as 12x12 size if creating a scrapbook layout).
Using the Aussie map A4
stencil apply to the page in a random fashion with thin application of texture
In this project
the stencil was not used as intended, that is the marks made with texture paste
were blocks of the dots sections of stencil rather than the Australia image. Also, the floral sprays were added to the
page in the same way. See detail image
Detail image of
the textured paste elements over the page.
Allow to dry thoroughly.
Colour the flowers
with yellow, the leaves with some greens and tan with a small paint brush.
Colour the bird
with green, red and brown/yellow.
Loosely brush some
raspberry colour (watered down) around the page over the dotted areas of the
Once dry, outline
the stencilled images to highlight the designs with black fine line pen.
Using the sheets
of White Cardstock – Bee Artythrough a die cut
machine. Emboss the die cut piece with a
pewter embossing powder and heat activate.
Run the Aussie leaves
and Aussie flowers
metal die through a die cut machine on A4 white cardstock.
Colour all the die
cut elements leaves and flowers using a variety of greens/yellow/barley with
the coloured shimmer mixes.
Fussy cut several
floral sprays and a white cockatoo from the Outback
12x12 scrapbooking paper cut-out sheet.
Arrange all the
floral die cut elements through the linked die cut piece, when satisfied with
arrangement carefully apply liquid adhesive to the elements to secure. Lastly add the cut floral elements with liquid
some foam tape to the cockatoo cut out then add to the page at the bottom of
Add the word
card to the bottom edge with foam tape.
Slip a couple of the wattle elements to the word card with liquid tape.
Add some black
splatters lightly around the page.
layout with black fine line pen.
Thank you once again
for stopping by and I hope you are inspired to create a journal page or scrapbook
layout using this amazing collection.
Bye for now … From Linda