This started out as a much more direct scraplift of the inspiration piece, but as it evolved I found myself breaking away from the dark background of the original, and the very precise gridded arrangement of elements running completely across the page, and going for a lighter look and feel with a less structured design incorporating a lot of white space.

Jesse Edwards – Clean & Serene Solids No. 3 (background paper)
Mindy Terasawa – 07/19/09 Color Challenge Freebie (green patterned paper)
Katie Pertiet – 07/12/09 Color Challenge Freebie (green solid paper), Assorted Tapes No. 3, Paper Bobbins (stitches holding twig & solid green papers), Twiggy, 08/09/09 Web Challenge Freebie (worn flower)
Anna Aspnes – Torn N Tattered FotoFrames No. 1
Pattie Knox – Staple Its!
Victoria Stegall – Splatz 3 (paint spatters)
Me – canvas pieces (created with templates I made using Dynamic Frays brush set by Erica Hite)

!Sketchy Times (regular & bold), Social Animal