Sunday, June 19, 2011

Kaisercraft: Product Highlight


All this week over on the Kaisercraft BLOG we have been showcasing the recently released Kaisercraft Black and White Rubons.


RB925 Bird Cages
RB926 Chandeliers
RB927 Fob Watch
RB928 Dress Forms
RB929 Theatre
RB930 Keys
RB931 Lamp Posts
RB932 Trees

Check them all out on the Kaisercraft site HERE

Earlier in the week, Kerryn and Camilla showcased LAYOUT projects and Vicki and Leanne showed the versatility of using rub ons for CARDS .

Today Nerrida, Lesley and myself have gone 'BEYOND THE PAGE' with them.

Here is a little project share that I have created using the RB931 Lamp Posts.

Sentimental Plaque: 'Home It's where our story begins'


A while back I had a trip to the Geelong Kaisercraft outlet and came across these cute little frames. At the time I thought of a few things that I could do with them but of course they went into the scrap stash when I got home and only recently resurfaced when I was searching for something else LOL!!

I have played with some texture paste (this stuff is a bit addictive) again and have used this to alter the frame.


The twin lamp post rubon matches perfectly with the Wood Flourish FL325 Twin Lamp Post. I have used the rubon to create a distressed effect to the wood flourish.

To soften the look I then applied a touch of white ink and some texture paste in various spots.


Materials Used:
RB931 Rubons – Lamp Posts & RB910 – Family, Wood Flourishes – FL329 Iron Fence & FL325 Twin Lamp Post,
Nan’s Favourites P614 Cookie Dough, English Rose P596 Florence, Paper Blooms F639 Fusia, Frame. Other: Texture Paste, Ink


Kerryn said...

This is just absolutely gorgeous Trudi. I LOVE your idea of using the rubons on the chipboard flourish. You are one clever chickie. TFS

Catherine SIWCZAK said...

A gorgeous plaque ! I love the effect of the texture paste §

Mrs Frizz said...

This truly is ... s.t.u.n.n.i.n.g.

Heddie said...

Lovely use of colour and texture, very clever indeed.

Kathie said...

That is pretty gorgeous Trudi....have my tub of paste now...just need time to play!!
Love Kathie

Ella Swan said...

This is beautiful Trudi. You are a true talent. I just love pretty things & reckon you could make some money selling things like these! I have some textured paste & a little trowel - rather nervous but I am also dying to crack it open :)

sandi said...

Wow! Simply gorgeous! Love the plaque and love the text...perfect! You did a great job with the lamp post!