Altered Owl Frame


Hello ladies. I am delighted to have had received such huge appreciation for both the door hanger as well as the shoebox. So glad you guys liked it. This is the third and last one in the Altered series. It is a lovely frame that I picked up in one of the garage sales and it had been resting in between that heap of cardboards and “To be worked on projects” So finally it was selected and boy, did I enjoy dressing it up ! The frame, itself, is sturdy wood and the linings on it are priceless. I did not want to paint it, lest it looses its country charm. So I just embellished it really. Whats even great, is that If I get fed up of the look, I just have to put in another picture inside leaving the ribbon, tag and the flowers as it is, or I could just have it removed becoz I have not hot glued it !! Easy beeezy 🙂

I hav’nt decided whom, I’m going to give this frame to, maybe mom, sister, one of my cousin sisters, a she collegue, one of my girl friends, not decided but its gotta be someone special ofcourse !!

A few pointers about the frame creation.

  • All the images are digi stamps which are the sentiment, the owl, and the heart.
  • The tree shows as a silhouette image  so that it does not reflect as continuity with the frame color.
  • A few metal brads like the 3 stars and the “LOVE” charms on the dry embossed tag.
  •  A cord, a cream ribbon and a large shiffon ribbon tied in a bow.
  • One of the flowers is handmade while the other one is punched. Both adorned with buttons.

I do hope you guys like this one too.

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Following are some of the challenges this frame will enter :

 

  • Bunny Zoe’s Crafts (2nd MON) – Spring – flowers Everywhere!
  • Craft Your Passion – Girly
  • Crafty Cardmakers Spotlight Challenge (2W) – Silhouettes
  • Crazy Challenge (2E) – Here comes spring
  • Critter Sketch – use a sentiment
  • Cupcake Craft – anything but square 
  • Die Cut Dreams (2W) – Spring garden scene
  • Incy Wincy Designs – spring is in the air
  • House of Gilli (2W, SIO) – Green
  • KB Cute monday – anything goes using a Digi
  • Lexi’s Creations (2W) – Flowers
  • Paper Playtime – Anything goes with a Digi
  • Pollycraft – Three circles
  • Scrap it with a Song – Lucky Star
  • Stamp Fairy – Anything but a card
  • Stamps R Us (2W, 2E) – For the Girls
  • Woodware USA (1E) – Anything goes
  • Cheerful Stamp Pad – Anything but a Card
  • Corrosive Challenges  (2E) – Distressing
  • Gingerloft (2W) – Furry friends
  • I Did It Creations – Punches or Dies
  • One Stitch At A Time – Card for Mom
  • Paper Sundaes (3E) –  How charming
  • Allsorts – Make your own Flowers
  • Crafty Calendar (M, 1E) – Love 
  • Crazy 4 Challenges (JFF) – Flowers
  • Gem Of A Challenge (2W) – 2nd week – Buttons, brads, beads, bows
  • Little Claire’s (M) Anything Goes
  • One Stop Craft – Spring Flowers
  • Shannon’s Sentiments – (SIO) Fussy Cutting
  • Crafty Catz – (1E) – create something for a friend
  • Digi’s With Attitude! – anything to do with cleaning
  • Fairy Knoll – (2E) – feeing a little green (use green)
  • Fussy and Fancy – (2W) – embossing and/or paper piecing
  • Fabulous Friday – use metal on your card, project, layout
  • Guylou’s Inimitability – (2W, SIO) – anything goes
  • Paper Cutz – Spring
  • Patties Creations – (2E, SIO) – make your own embellishment
  • Sew Many Cards – (SIO) – stars
  • Stamp Something – something with flowers
  • Tellen’s Place – (1E, SIO) – buttons
  • Wags ‘n Whiskers – (2W, SIO) – punches
  • Do You Stack Up? – (3E, SIO) -Anything Goes
  • Pals Paper Arts – CAS and scallops
  • Paper Crafting Journey – (2W, 1E) – anything goes
  • Paper Romance – (SIO) – Anything goes
  • Shelly’s Images – (SIO) – Ribbon
  • Some Odd Girl – (2W, SIO) –Handmade element or embellishment
  • Southern Girls – (2W, 1E) – Brads, gems or dewdrops
  • Stampin’ B’s – Use a flower
  •  4 Crafty Chicks -Inspirational Photo
  • Create with Connie & Mary – (2E) – Inspiration
  • Crafts and Me – (2W) – anything with wings, especially fairies & angels
  • Creative Cottage – (2W) – fabulous florals / lots of flowers
  • Forgotten Scraps – (2W, 1E, SIO) – Spring or flowers
  • Freshly Brewed – (5E, SIO) – ribbons and bows
  • Little Red Wagon – animals
  • Pixie Cottage –  cute
  • Phew !!! Now that thats done, I better get on with the linking part !! Cherio ladies. Thanks for visiting me today. And hope to see you again soon.

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    61 thoughts on “Altered Owl Frame

    1. This is such a great altered frame! I love doing projects like this! Thanks for the inspiration and thanks for playing the challenge at Create with Connie and Mary!

    2. Love the framed art!!!!!!!!!!!! So glad our playlist brought back great memories for you!!! Thanks for joining in our playlist at Scrap it With a Song!!!! Come back again.

    3. Loving the altered frame idea! Great inspiration for sure. The colors you chose are awesome. Thank you so much for sharing your awesome creation with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

      Have an amazing day! 🙂

    4. What a fantastic altered frame! I love the embellishments you have used, those flowers are gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake and good luck! Delphine xx

    5. Beautiful.
      Thanks for sharing with us at One Stitch At A Time for our ‘Card for Mom’ Challenge. Good Luck !
      Choccy x

    6. What a wonderful altered frame! Very well done! Thank you for sharing your another wonderful creation with us at Shelly’s Images this week in our ribbon challenge.

    7. cute little owl, super colors and gorgeous flowers, thanks so much for sharing your wonderful creation with us this week at OSAAT
      Deborah
      xxx

    8. so very pretty and I love the sentiment! Thanks for playing with us at Critter Sketch Challenge Blog this week! Hope to see you back again soon!
      Hugs,
      Georgia

    9. I love your frame. It is perfect for the owl image. Thanks for joining the “Anything But a Card” at the Cheerful Stamp Pad. I hope you will return often for future challenges.

    10. What a great frame. Who ever you choose to give it to will love it. All of the embellies are great, but I really like your flowers. Nice! Thanks for joining us at Stamps R Us
      Jo xx

    11. Beautiful frame…Love the owl and the flowers are gorgeous…Thank you for joining in with us at A Gem of a Challenge…
      Mandy x

    12. Hey Naush,

      Thanks for stopping by to share some love….. Feels good to meet new peeps & when they turn out to be Indians, the joy knows no bounds….. You have an awesome space with some gr8 work for us to be inspired with….. I loved the altered shoe box….. 🙂

      If interested do join us at the ICR… We would be more than happy to have u with us…. 🙂

      Ash….
      (http://hastkala-oceanichope.blogspot.com/)

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