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February 2019

WOW, we have a treat for you guys with lots to catch up on from January. 
It all started when “the Boss” decided after last year’s Creativation show that she would maybe have a  Dusty Attic Booth this year. 
We where so lucky to be with 49 and Market for two years in a row, helping Janene and Dan, that we kind of knew what we needed to do to accomplish a booth of our own. 
Over the moon to report that Jennifer made it happen and it looked amazing. Darryl (her Hubby), Tina Ollett, Jen Burns and herself on set up day where tired but ever so excited. We also had the best Design Team Layout Displays as well. 
(Bias I might be, but its true!)



 SO MANY people LOVED the designs and could not believe that there was roughly only 400 of our 2000 odd products on show




Stacey from Scrapbooking Made Simple even did a video tutorial for her online store that you can watch for yourselff – its so super cute ! 

RIGHT ….  HERE    

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49 and Market where straight across from us (thank you Janene) and we all had such an amazing time together. 
Tina Ollett did a collaboration class of 49 and Market papers and flowers with Dusty Attic Chipboard and it was a huge HIT !!!  


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A Round up of our Design Team members that where at Creativation with a photo is of course a must ! 
Tina Ollett, Kristy Abela, Antonis Tzanidakis, Jen Burns and Jen Hedger 

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AND that’s a wrap lady and gents ! 




Janene Meyerowitz, Jen Hedger, Tina Ollett 
Jen Burns and Gerry Van Gent

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One of the most amazing things we did though before Creativation started was go a few days earlier and went to the 
GRAND CANYON 
I can not explain the feeling you get when standing there looking out into it. PLUS it was SNOWING, so a huge treat for us Aussies who haven’t seen Snow, we even had a snowball fight! 
(unfortunately our much planned and anticipated helicopter flight had to be cancelled)
 How amazing is this ?

So that was our whirlwind but amazing trip 
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Now on to our February Mood Board challenge which is bought to you by our talented, gorgeous 
RACHELLE SIGURDSON


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Hello, today I would like to share with you a LO I did using Dusty Attic’s beautiful Mood Board for February……








With a chance of the prize, all you have to do is link your entry to the right hand side of the blog with your name and country for your chance to win one of two $50 vouchers, you can use the mood board to sway your creation, the only “rule” is that there is Dusty Attic Chipboard on your entry…….


The Dusty Attic used:https://www.dustyattic.com.au/


String Frames Small
String Frame Small
Leafy Stems #2
Leafy Stems
Seagrass #2
Seagrass #2
Succulents #8
Succulents #8

Wattle Blossom
Wattle Blossom
Unforgettable Moments
Unforgettable Moments
The 49 and Market used:http://www.49andmarket.com/shop/
Tattered Garden
TG-87292-Tattered-Playground-A


Tattered Playground
Flowers
BB-86943-Botanical-Blends-Shadow


Botanical Blends-Shadow
Vintage Shades
VS-87148-Vintage-Shades-Potpourri-Yellow


Potpourri-Yellow
Vintage Shades - Ecru Blossoms
Ecru Blossoms
GS-86318 Garden Seeds - Linen
Garden Seeds-Linen

Other Elements used:Black Gesso, Clear Crackle, Shimmerz Inklings-Blue Lagoon,Pebbles Chalk, Prills_Mini Pearls…..Here are some close ups…..



I primed the chipboard with black gesso, the applied a thick coat of clear crackle onto some areas. Once the crackle dried I painted the pieces with the Blue Lagoon Inklings,& toned it down with rubbing in the pebbles chalk….Here are a few more close ups…..












Thank you so much for taking the time to look & I am looking forward to see what you come up with this months Mood Board Challenge…..Rachelle




Will be back tomorrow with the TWO 
January challenge winners 
Happy Creating

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