Wednesday, November 5, 2014

GRUNGY MASCULINE LAYOUT AND BLOG ANNIVERSARY

Hello friends, first of all I would like to thank you all for your support and encouragement given to my blog. It has been ONE year since I started this blog and in this journey I have learnt lots of new crafts from my fellow bloggers and artists. Have a look at the new appearance of my blog customized based on the peacock theme. I hope you will continue your support. Your comments/ suggestions/feedback are always welcome. Keep visiting my blog.

Now moving onto today's post....Today am sharing with you all a grungy masculine layout made using pattern papers, distress inks, newspapers and stamps. 


I took a brown pattern paper from "once upon a time" paper stack and pasted it on a cardstock. I stamped the pattern paper using tim holtz visual artistry stamps. I added two layers of vintage newspaper upon this ( Handmade by distressing ordinary newspaper). Then I started adding "masculine elements" for eg camera roll, gear etc. Everything is hand- cut from cardstock. 


Then I cut the cardstock into small tags and stamped each one on them and glued it to my layout.


To give it a grungy look distressed the edges using black ink. 




Hope you all liked my grungy masculine layout.

Submitting to
All sorts challenge  - "Masculine"
craftycatz challenge - " Anything goes"
The Mixed media challenge - "Stamps" - This layout is created by using tim holtz clear stamps.
Craft my life - "Anything but a card"
Sentimental sundays Challenge - " Anything goes"
imaginations craft challenge blog - " Anything goes"





8 comments:

  1. Congrats Ramya !!.. I wish you more successful years ahead in blogland .. :) Lovely theme I like the new look of your blog.. and coming to the layout its beautiful.. lovely tags n great stamping .. :)

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  2. I love how you put together all the pieces to to this layout! It looks great. Congrats on a year of blogging! Thanks for joining us at The Mixed Media Monthly Challenge.

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  3. A great masculine l/o Rayma and perfect for this weeks theme.

    Thank you for joining in at Allsorts this week.

    B x

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  4. Gorgeous masculine creation... Love the inky background & the elements are perfect...Thank you for joining us at Craft my life... Hugs May x x

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  5. Great masculine project! Love all the elements!

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  6. really cool piece. I love the grunge vibe to it all. Thank you so much for playing with the Mixed Media Monthly Challenge!
    -Rachel
    rwkrafts.com

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  7. Love the color palette on your layout! All the elements work so well together! Thanks for joining us in this month's Mixed Media Monthly Challenge!

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  8. The grungy colors looks totally cool on this piece!

    Lalo
    Mixed Media Monthly Challenge DT

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