Friday, July 2, 2010

Designer's Workshop by Melissa Phillips

Hope, Faith, Home Wall Hanging by Melissa Phillips

Supplies:

Label Style Chipboard Backdrop by Melissa Frances
Attic Treasured Rose Pattern Paper by
Melissa Frances

Vintage Posey Constance Pattern Paper by
Melissa Frances

Vintage Posey Henrietta Pattern Paper by
Melissa Frances

Joanne Pattern Paper by
Melissa Frances

Pop Out Gold Glitter Alphabet by
Melissa Frances

Chandelier Moon Drops Shape by
Melissa Frances

Chandelier Drops Diamond Shape by
Melissa Frances

Cheswick Medium Frame by
Melissa Frances

W
alk For a Cure Rub-On Transfers by Melissa Frances

White Eyelet Trim by Webster’s Pages

Vintage Black Pearl Trinket Pins by
Maya Road

Skinny House Coaster Book by
Maya Road

Vintage Findings Copper Buttons by Making Memories

Other supplies used:
vintage rhinestones
Seam binding
Tea-stained twill tape
Sparklers
Flower
Vintage sheet music

Instructions:

  1. Paint the chipboard backdrop using off-white acrylic paint. Sand edges to distress.
  2. Cut a block of Rose patterned paper 5 x 7”. Ink edges to distress.
  3. Cut the eyelet trim down the center and use the eyelet scallops to trim around the Rose paper. Adhere in place.
  4. Cut a block of Constance paper to fit the center of the backdrop, ink, stitch around edges, and adhere in place.
  5. Paint a chipboard house coaster using off-white acrylic paint. Sand edges to distress.
  6. Cover chipboard house in Henrietta paper at the base and cut a triangle from the Joanne paper for the roof. Ink edges, and adhere in place.
  7. Cut sheet music in two strips to form the roof. Ink edges, and adhere.
  8. Wrap pink seam binding around house and tie in a bow on the left. Embellish center of bow with a black pearl trinket pin.
  9. Trace Cheswick frame onto an image from the Rose patterned paper, cut out, adhere frame over image and then onto the chipboard house.
  10. Apply rubons to house, flower near top of roof, and rhinestones along seam binding.
  11. Adhere gold glitter letters along bottom edge of Rose patterned paper.
  12. Trace moon chandelier drop onto book print or other patterned paper. Cut out and adhere to the backside of the moon drop. Adhere to the bottom of the backdrop.
  13. Hang the diamond shape chandelier drop from thread and adhere to the backside of the backdrop so that it hangs just underneath the moon drop.
  14. Punch two holes in upper corners of the backdrop, thread and tie with tea-stained twill tape.
  15. Embellish sides of wall hanging with Sparklers or coordinating buttons to finish.
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2 comments:

pattyo said...

I love this!

Dawn said...

It is beautiful and I love on her blog how she talks about what makes home for her

Love Dawn xx