LESSology MAY 16 #58 - Chalkboard FUN!


This month our LESSology challenge is to play with a real or faux chalkboard,
in whatever form you want to make it!
Originally I was going to do a LO, using black gesso & then 'pretend' chalk
effect over top. I've done this before, on this page:
However, last Christmas I got a voucher for TYPO, a stationery store
in Australia & I bought this cute little chalkboard which I've had
hanging in my scrap room This is it 'in situ' - I haven't 'fancied up' my
room here......

This challenge could have been MADE for me, eh?
Maybe you've got something similar that needs a bit of a do-over!

Here's it finished & back in place:
I started with a coat of gesso, then some paint layers...
Then some stamping:
And heat embossing:
Lastly, I found some old doily - cut it into bits & attached it for some
dimension. Coloured with some ink.
The final result:
 Oh! I added some Mica flakes, too, for some glamour;)


Hoping you can join us in our LESSology challenge this month!
Happy Scrapping ~ Lizzy ♥♥♥

Comments

  1. A fabulous makeover and the sentiment is a one of encouragement. What a difference we could make to the world if we could employ it on every occasion. Lovely work Lizzy - good to see you back creating :D

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  2. Hi Lizzy, I hope you have had a great day! This definitely looks better after the makeover, just love the texture and colors.. Have a good week ahead!

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  3. Rock star make over! Glad to have you back in blog land all rested up! Happy happy!

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  4. Wow wow wow!! This is gorgeous! LOVING that texture on that frame!!!!!!!

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  5. That is so cute, I'd love to do it with some photo frames :)

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  6. so great layout Lizzy! classic combo w&b look so gorgeous here!
    and your altered scrap is soooo pretty! )))

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  7. Such a great page Lizzy...love the frame design! I also love your altered frame...so pretty and great textures! ;-)

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