Sunday, May 19, 2013

Eclectic Ellapu Design Team Debut - Anything Goes

II'm so excited to share my good news...I have been asked to join the Design Team at Ecclectic Ellapalu!  We have two teams, the Pink team and the Purple team,  both packed with such talented ladies.  I am a Pinkie!  It is an  honor to be named amoung them!  

This fortnight our theme is Anything Goes!  I can't wait to see all the entries filled with creative genius from all of the entrants!  Here is the link to enter your creations:

Last week another niece was added to my family. A beautiful baby named Stella Rose, named after two very special women in our family, My Grandmother Nana Rose and my Great Aunt Stella.  Here's a wall hanging I made for my sisters baby.

I started with a small canvas that was pre-prepped with Gesso. Here's the recipe:

Paper: Graphic 45 Little Darlings, Cardstock - cream - chipboard elements
Glaze:  Tattered Angels Glimmer Glam - Organic Garden and Tide Pool
Ink:  Archival-Coffee,  Distress - Vintage Photo, Evergreen Bough, Broken China - Distress Stain, Peacock Feathers, Broken China, Embossing Ink
Embossing Powder:  Ranger, Stampendous frantage
Glitter: Distress, Picket Fence, Stickles - Diamond
Perfect Pearls Paint, Alcohol Inks
Pearls: Prima, Alphabet, Recollections, 
Die cuts:  Tim Holtz, view finder, butterfly
Other embellishments - clock pointer idea-ology, THoltz idea-ology safety pins & wing covered with gold alcohol inks.
Misc eye screws, brass embellishment, frame, ruler charm, buttons, twine, vintage button, grosgrain ribbon, stash
Stencils:  Dyan Reavely - Pastemm
Stamps - Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous "Spring Sprung" Butterfly

If you have any questions, please ask below ;)

I will be entering this into the following challenges; - 3-2-1 3 bows, 2 g45 chipboard embellies, 1 hanging name plate - Baby or Mother and Child with 
a Sentiment - "rock-a-bye baby" on the bottom - Gis for Glitter and Gems - Song; "Baby Love" - Little Darlings paper - favorite color combination  peachy/pink with aqua - You can't touch this - Graphic 45 Paper Lil Darlings

Thank you for stopping by!  If you like my creation won't you please consider joining my blog? 
 Hugs to everyone!


  1. Oh wow this is just so beautiful and will look stunning in a little one's room.
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  2. Oh this is stunning Adrienne. What a fabulous family treasure to keep for always and stella Rose is a very lucky girl to have such a creative Aunt. So pleased you are now an Eclectic girlie. Hugz always xx

  3. Hi Adrienne! This is beautiful, and such a pretty name - Stella Rose! Welcome to the DT!
    Claire xx

  4. Stunning! We are both new to the Pink Team!

    Elaine xx

  5. Beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations.

  6. Beautiful card and congratulations on the new addition to your family Love the name.
    I am a new pinkie as well isn't it exciting.

    Pink Crafty Devil

  7. Gorgeous wall hanging Adrienne! So sweet too. Hugs, Wendy

    1. Ps: congrats on your DT spot, so fun!! Enjoy it :)

  8. Hi Adrienne - welcome to the Pink Team, it's a great place to be!
    And congratulations on the new addition! This wall hanging is just gorgeous and I'm sure it will be treasured!

    Thank you for joining us at the Alphabet Challenge Blog!


  9. Fabulous creation, but does not fit our challenge rules, we require your MAIN image to be stamped and to have wings, sorry. Please read challenge requirements. Suzanne owner NMWC

  10. Welcome to the Eclectics Adrienne! Ooooh what an awesome project! Your sister must be very happy to receive such a beautiful gift. And congrats on being a new auntie!

  11. Wonderful project! So many great details! Thanks for joining us for the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!

  12. WOW your wall hanging is absolutely stunning!! Gorgeous details and design! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Calender this month!
    Tammy x

  13. Oh this is so stunning and gorgeous! Thank you for joining our challenge :)

  14. Very pretty! Thank you for joining us at Twisted Tuesdays this week:)

  15. Beautiful project! Thank you for playing along with us at Twisted Tuesday Challenges.

  16. Gorgeous! Love all the images and all the sparkle! Thanks for joining us at Twisted Tuesday!

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  18. What a lovely project! Thanks for joining us at Art Impression this week and I hope we'll see you again soon! //Zora Dt member

  19. A really magical piece of artwork.

    It's great to see you at Stamping Sensations challenge, thank you so much joining us.

    B x

  20. A beautiful project for a new arrival. Thanks for joining in our special tribute challenge at CFAS and good luck. Carol DT x

  21. wow a fabulous wall hanging love the Graphic 45 papers and images -thanks for joining us at Twisted Tuesday
    carol DT x

  22. ooooo this is soooooooo pretty! Gorgeous work
    Thanks for playing along with our inspired by a song challenge at Oldie But A goodie and good luck and also for playing along at LCI with the Ladybugs
    Hugs Laurie x

  23. A gorgeous make!
    Thank you for sharing this with us at OurCreativeCorner!

    Claudia x

  24. Beautiful project and adore all the detail/layers. Many thanks for joining in with Twisted Tuesday this week.


  25. What a fabulous wall hanging. Thanks for joining us at Our Creative Corner this time, hugs Jenny x

  26. Its so gorgeous, what a lovely image and beautiful colouring! Thanks for playing with us at OneStopCraftChallenge :-))
    Hugs, Andreja

  27. So sweet and adorable! I love the vintage feel of it all! Well done! Thanks for joining us over at Twisted Tuesday Challenges!

  28. Plenty of bling here - perfect for the challenge at Di's Digi Designs !
    Thanks for joining in, good luck and hope to see you next time too, Donna ♥

  29. I love all the different elements in your card. Just beautiful.

  30. What a sweet wall hanging! Thank you for using your papers and playing along with us at Use It Tuesday!

  31. A beautiful card with so much fabulous detail.

    Thanks for sharing at In The Pink... hope to see you again soon!

    Christine x

  32. Wonderful card, adore all the detail, thank you for joining us at Creative Moments

    Hugs Alex x

  33. Absolutely stunning! Thanks for sharing this with us at Our Creative Corner - Love from Laura xxx

  34. Awww... this is so cute!

    Thank you for participating in the Twisted Tuesday Challenge! I hope you'll do so again soon!

  35. So pretty! Loving the pastel tones.
    Thanks for playing along at Use It Tuesday. Be sure to play along this week too :)

  36. Fabulous Creation thank you for Joining in on our Colour Combo challenge at As You Like It,
    hugs Samantha :0)

  37. Stunning creation! Thanks for playing along with the Fairy's Challenge.

  38. ohhhh wow this is totally gorgeous!!! Just love the fabulous details and the vintage look.

    Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Faieries challenge. Hope you will join us next time. DT Crafting Vicky