Our MAY challenge is flying buttresses. Choose a central photo (layout) or die cut (card) and think of a way to have strips or curves coming out from it.
Here's 2 examples by Paige Evans
Here's another idea I spotted at Chid Kids Crafty Corner: Hello Kitty | Elaine King | Black Backgrounds (chidkids26.blogspot.com)
One way could be to use those pieces at the bottom of scrapbook paper.
Our prize this month is kindly donated by Mary Bennetts.
Now on to the Design team ideas. (Our design team ideas might help you further. )
(Used laces and fine braids for a more formal look)
(note how she has used vellum for a more subtle look)
A digi layout this month.
Our winner for April was Karen Brierley, with a great use of brackets in 2 different ways. Congratulations!
So there you have it. An interesting one for you to think about. It might be time to use those ribbons,washi,threads, braids, offcuts string that you have been hoarding.