Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Vintage Chic "FAITH" Banner Tutorial

Hello Friends!!
I finally have a new camera..and have had some time to do a little creating!  I have a banner that I have started that I would like to share with you today.  I am using Digital paper from Gecko Galz, and one I created in GIMP myself and embellishments from
Here is the first Banner.
I just love how it turned out.  It will spell "FAITH" when it is finished.  I just have to wait to get a few more chandelier drops :0)
I did finish the letter "A" banner as well.  Here it is below.
I used the Make the cut program and Inkscape as well as GIMP to create my shapes, and then cut them out with my Black Cat Cougar.
I just love it!!  Here is a close up of the bottom.
I just love the Crystal chandelier drops!!  So beautiful!
Here is a photo of the two of them together below.
Here is a photo sampler of the digital papers from Gecko Galz
Yummy!!

Here is a list of the goodies I used from Pro 31 Designs
Beaded pearl sprays: http://www.etsy.com/listing/78239803/12-round-beads-pearl-sprays-in-cream
Ivory mulberry roses: http://www.etsy.com/listing/83659747/ivory-mulberry-paper-roses-flowers-144?g...
Tan / Sandy color (I call them champaign..lol)http://www.etsy.com/listing/67957955/flat-back-pearls-trim-6mm-in-variety
Crystal Chandelier drops: http://www.etsy.com/listing/77519335/8-variety-pack-crystals-chandelier
White leaves: http://www.etsy.com/listing/73675573/24-white-leafs-small-for-scrapbooking?ga..



If you would like to see how I put my banner pieces together you can watch my tutorial below.


Hope this inspires you to create today!
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8 comments:

  1. oooooohhhh so shabbylicious : ) Where you gonna hang that lovely banner? Huggs and love from your BFF : )

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  2. oh heather, that is one gorgeous banner. love it. want it.

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  3. this is so awesome!!!! I thought you had no mojo...hmmmmmmmm you liar!!!! LOl!!!!! Awesome!!!!!

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  4. Hi, lovely banner, gorgeous pearly things, I made a Hallween one last year for my friend. Julie xxx

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  5. Fabulous banner Heather, looking forward to seeing it finished.
    xxx Hazel.

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  6. Gorgeous banner, thanks for the tut! Hope you are doing well, hugs ,starr

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Thanks for Visiting my blog today! Hope you found some inspiration...Have a great day! Hugs....Heather