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Challenge 24 - Vintage (or at least looks like it)

Happy happy Tuesday dear friends - it's time for another challenge with us at Tuesday Alchemy.  This week our challenge is all about "vintage" or at least it looks like it is vintage.  As some of you already know I love love love vintage.  Makes me smile smile smile.

I created this altered clipboard with a vintage Paris Eiffel Tower theme.  I painted the metal on the clipboard with paint (but I sanded it first).  I wanted it to look really old and worn out.  I found some vintage looking cardstock and just started tearing it in big pieces.  Adhered it to the clipboard and inked all the edges with ink.  Added some brown ribbon, a vintage button and didn't seal this one with any sealant.  I wanted to keep it the way I made it.   I hope you like it and it inspires you to create something of your own.

I also hope you check out all the design teams projects for this challenge - there are amazing!!  Jump in and join us this week and I am really looking forward to seeing what you create.

Our wonderful sponsor this week is Flonz, who will be giving one lucky crafter a $20 Store Voucher - WooHoo!!!  But that's not all . . Leo, Flonz's owner, will be picking his favorite creation & that crafter will win a $20 Store Voucher as well!  All the information is listed on our Tuesday Alchemy Blog.  

With hugs and smiles



  1. WOW!! This is sooo pretty and vintage"!

  2. The metal part of it looks like a lot of work--no doubt, very vintage!

  3. Great card! I'm hoping to have time to enter this challenge! Busy, busy week for me....not much time to play!
    Hugs, Renee

  4. As usual, you create something just so lovely :)

  5. I really love this, I love the paper you have used :D

    *hugs* Shell x

  6. I think this is so pretty! It really looks vintage, with the coloring!!


  7. This is esquisite! Love your style Laine. I am your newest follower! Best, Yvonne


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