Monday, September 10, 2012

NEW DESIGN TEAM FOR ME ... and CSI case #36

I am jumping with JOY !!
I made it onto the 
I feel sooooooooooo  excited and blessed to be among such awesome Talent

Heather Jacob    Australia
Kim Price   Australia
Kelly Foster   USA
Rachael Funnell   Australia
Vicky Varvadouka   Greece
Shona Keehn   Canada
Mariemily  Canada
Natasha Naranjo   USA
Returning DT 
Mistra Hoolahan   Australia
Linda Thompson   Australia
Jan Rankine    Australia
Di Garling   Australia (Team Co ordinator)

Congrats to everyone on the team .

BOY O BOY I am really going to loveeeeeeeeeeeeeeee this journey 

thanks so much for choosing me .
I will be back in a couple of days with a layout using these delish blooms 

What a fun month ahead 
CSI and OUAS are combining together for some extra fun.
for all the details 

this is how I solved this interesting case #36

 I just adore earthy colors and hues , so rich and velvety.  sigh xo

Tone on tone
banner/curved organic shapes
banner/elements that float across the page
leaves and misting.
I wrote this for Ella to keep in mind as she grows up .

As you go through life,
 keep 10 friends by your side.
Trust and Love.
Always believe in yourself & your dreams.

hope you have a play this month 
lots of fun and inspiring ideas 
warm hugz from me x

I also used these delish blooms from
flowers , roses, lillies, leaves and the new Damask ivory  fabric/organza bloom
as most of you know I adore nature and gardening so 
it seems so perfect  for me to be playing with BLOOMS .
hugz from me 
see you in a couple of days xox


  1. thats sooooo cool about the new dt Heather huge congrats !!!!! so well deserved!!!! love the layout too!

  2. Congratulations Heather, totally awesome. You work is always devine.

  3. A big well done to you Heather, you use flowers so well in your creations, I look forward to being inspired with your GT creations.. and this layout is stunning.. beautiful photo, and your classic design and elements.. really lovely!!

  4. CONGRATULATIONS - BIG HUGZ from me!!! So well deserved & man, what a team!!!! Gonna be wonderful seeing what you create...this is YUM. Started it - but unlike you, I don't really do earthy tones...I wonder if it's 'cos I'm not a gardener???!!!!! Anyways, yours is that banner:):)

  5. So beautiful Heather. You will be great on the Green Tara team!! Can't wait to see your creations. I love the colours in the layout and fabulous stitching and banners. x

  6. congrats Heather have fun and enjoy the ride :) Gorgeous details on the page, love it :)

  7. Big congrats Heather and so very well deserved!!! A wonderful LO too!

  8. Congratulations on the DT appt Heather. You're gonna rock Green Tara, I just know it. xx

  9. Amazing layout, so 'you' (of course)...could spot your 'style' a mile away. Your stitching always amazes me, those flower clusters are perfect, along with the other various elements.

    Huge congratulations on your Green Tara 'spot', so thrilled, as you'll certainly make the company smile with your totally awesome creations!! Cannot wait to see them myself!

  10. Congratulations Heather, wonderful news.
    Stunning layout to go with your announcement, just adore those stitched circles!

  11. Congratulations! Good news for all of us followers as it means more fabulous designs we get to drool over. This layout is so gorgeous. Honestly Heather, your designs are the best I've ever seen!

  12. Congrats on the DT!!! That is AWESOME!!!!!! You totally deserve it!!!! I love love love love love your lo! I loveeeeeeeeee that photo and love love love the flower and layered banner!!!! GORGEOUS!!!!!

  13. Congrats Heather! Your layout is so georgeous! Tx

  14. Big Huge congrats to you Heather!! You're a perfect addition to their team and I know you'll do amazing work for them!!!!

    Gorgeous layout- I don't think that little sweetie could be any more beautiful!!! Perfect take on the challenge :)~

    Take care, my friend~


  15. Congrats on being on there team.
    I love this page you have made great colors.

  16. A big congrats Heather!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Wow! This page is just gorgeous! You really have put together both challenge sites criteria very well! Love everything about this stunning page!

  17. Huge congrats to you Heather! You are perfect for the team! Love your layout and the gorgeous earthy tones you've used. xx

  18. Congratulations my Friend!
    This is really great new and I love your new LO!

  19. Really fabulous layout and huge congrats to you!

  20. Congratulations Heather, wonderful news.Your layouts is gorgeous. xx

  21. A very big congrats to you, Heather, so excited to be working with you!!! I cannot wait to see the beautiful things you create with Green Tara :) by the way, your layout is amazing, my goodness, just breathtaking!!!!! What a beautiful little dolly she is!!!

  22. A very big CONGRATULATIONS!!!I love your page too everything is just placed in the perfect spot! Love seeing your work :)I love that little saying on your page as well!

  23. Congrats Heather I'm so happy for you!! you deserve it!! I also love this layout you made for CSI love love love

  24. A HUGE Congrats Heather!!! So happy for you!!! This page is stunning!! love it!!
    Hugs! :)

  25. Woohoo! Congrats on your awesome news Heather! :)
    Your layout is breathtaking! I lovelovelove how you play with textures and layers....there's always loads to drool over! :)

  26. COngrats on your new DT stint Heather!!!!

    Oh my.... I love your layout.... its utterly beautiful!!! You are amazing my friend... I am so inspired by this... I must make time to challenge myself!!! the textures...the layerings... the blooms...!!! Sigh!!! hugs...xoxo

  27. Huge congrats Heather!! Well deserved and they must be happy to have you on board!
    And I just adore the layout !! Love the warm colors and the fantastic photo. Also, the text/journaling stripes - they are so true!

  28. weeee huge congrats for you and I am so excited to work with you :)

  29. Fab fab fab and more fab news Heather. I was super excited to see your name in lights (although I did not know you had gone for it, I was thinking you might have as I know you use their flowers just beautifully).
    Congrats my friend.
    And this page, well you were my inspiration to play along this week. Love everything about it.

  30. Congratulations, Heather - Your DT spot is soooooooo deserved. They are blessed to have your talent. This LO is stunning!! ~ Blessings, Tracey

  31. An outstanding page really fills me with joy to sit & read your words behind it & see it in all its glory!

    Congrats on your Green Tara DT role - they are on a winner with you Heather!

    Hugs xxx

  32. YAY Heather.... HUGE congras for you new DT spot with Green will be an amazing asset, and they are lucky to have you :) xx

  33. Huge huge congratulations Heather!!!! You deserved it!!!! Enjoy the journey! Absolutely stunning work as always - love every single detail!

  34. Congratulations Heather ......your work is awesome! Stunning layout, to many wonderful things to list, love it all!

  35. *happy dance* was so into thinking you were already on their team after having seen all of the gorgeousness you have created with their blooms. Sooo happy they decided to make you a proper DT member :)) These colours are truly your forte, there is something about earthy tones that brings out that extra special in your creativity. Amazing amazing work again! that double banner is to die for! xoxoxoxoxo

  36. Woohoo, big congrats! You do such gorgeous work with their flowers, they are really lucky to have you joining their team officially now:) Your lay-out looks simply stunning. So love your take on this sketch and case file! Thank you for playing along at OUAS!

  37. HEATHER!!! Congrats on Green Tara, that is fabulous news!! You so deserve it, you do such beautiful work with florals! And, this page is just beautiful! I love it! Congrats my friend!!!

  38. Amazing page Heather, love it! Huge congrats on making Green Tara. Very deserving and they are very lucky to have you! Thanks so much for playing along with us at OUAS =)