A Proper English Tea Wall Hanging

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Well Helllloooooo there Peeps!  It’s my day to share the project I created for the Petaloo~Creative Embellishments Blog Hop.  My inspiration is a proper English tea complete with tea pot, gorgeous flowers and altered chippies.

A Proper English Tea Wall Hanging

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I chose some of my favorite flowers from Petaloo then altered the chippies to coordinate.

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I gave the Ferns a base coat of white paint the dabbed on a few green inks to get mottled effect.  They really help to extend and anchor the flower arrangement.

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There are smaller flourishes on top of the wreath that are finished simply with flat white acrylic paint.

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I wanted this wreath to look a bit like a grapevine with foliage so I painted the circle in brown and the leaves in various colors of green.  This creates a nice frame for the tea pot.

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I incorporated many shades of blues in the flower selection along with berries and a bit of burlap for texture.

~Petaloo Supplies Used~

Darjeeling Anenome x 4 Blue- 1490-103

Penny Lane Forgetmenots x 16 Robin Egg Blue-1837-056

Botanica Flowering Pick x 2 Blue Berry-1170-122

Burlap Flowers – Natural-1208-000

~Really Reasonable Ribbon Supplies~

Light Blue Striped Chevron

Lace Blue Seam Binding

Light Blue Burlap String

Okay that’s all for me.  Wishing all of you a happy and productive day : ) G

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3 responses »

  1. Oh, my! This is gorgeous! LOVE that teapot…the perfect focal point for this project. Where is this image from? Beautiful floral display. I really like this project…lovely elements all tie together so nicely. Well done!

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