Hello my friends, and welcome back to Weekly Scrapper. I hope you are ready for another inspirational Saturday. I am so happy you found your way here to spend some time with me today. Take a few minutes for yourself and sit back, take a deep breath, and enjoy some down time. I have some beautiful spring projects in store for you today, and I hope you will enjoy these unique ideas and be filled with wonderful inspiration.
Incorporating water into your project can give it a unique look. It can be an image of water, or water coloring, or just splashing water onto your creation. Today’s beautiful card was created by using Oxide Ink Pads for Lorraine’s background, which gives a lovely chalky effect when splashed with liquid. What a beautiful masterpiece! Can you just imagine the look on your mom’s face when she opens up this gorgeous card? I have to say those mason jars just finish the card. They always are lovely and make you feel happy!
This card is perfect for Mother’s Day, however, it is one of those cards that could also be used for many other occasions. A big shout out to Lorraine for sharing her talent with us. Be sure to pop on over to Lorraine’s Loft where you will see how she created this darling card. Be sure to look at all of her other fabulous projects as well. Have fun creating!
I just love creating mixed media projects. This adorable mixed media card is not only beautiful, but will sure to put a smile on your mother’s face on her special day. Don’t you just love the gorgeous background with all of the beautiful spring colors?
Brenda added some fun embellishments using various Tattered Florals, Vintage Lace Decorative Strips, and topped it off with a beautiful seam binding ribbon. Brenda added various mediums using paints and distressed inks to give it that rustic shabby chic look. Let me escort you on over to Country View Crafts where you will find all the supplies you’ll need to create one of your own. You will also see how Brenda created her card and glean so much inspiration from this fabulous lady.
Make a creative home decor project just by using an old window that you can find at a garage sale or thrift store. It will make a great choice of decor for your wall. Embellish this shadow box with a variety of decorative accents and some choice photos. This will certainly be an eye catcher in your home. The possibilities are endless, and the best thing about this it is one-of-a-kind!
Shadow boxes showcase your own personality and are a great way to store and share priceless treasures. This would be fun to change out seasonally with some of your favorite photos from each time of year.
I know you are dying to see how easy this was to create. Let me take you on over to Confessions Of A Serial Do-It-Yourselfer where you will get a full step-by-step tutorial on how to create one of your own. A big thank you goes out to Christy James for sharing her fun project and her wonderful talent with us. She is such a creative lady so take some time to visit her blog. Your head will be spinning on what to create next!
Sweeten your mom’s day by creating a delicious fruit dessert. This creamy fruit salad is loaded with banana split toppings. It’s the perfect side dish to any dinner or picnic and you can mix in any kind of fruit you like. It is such a fun treat for your family!
Whenever you need a quick and easy no bake dessert to prepare and serve in less than 15 minutes, you can turn to this yummy simple Banana Split Dessert Salad recipe. It is not only yummy but very refreshing and a great crowd pleaser salad. Let’s pop on over to the Oh My Goodness Chocolate Desserts blog where will you will find the recipe by Vera Zecevic. You are really going to love this one.
I hope you have been inspired today! For you precious mothers, I would like to say Happy Mother’s Day. I hope you have a fabulous weekend and do the things you love to do. I am already looking forward to seeing you back next Saturday. Have a great week ahead.
Hugs to all!