Saturday, March 4, 2023

Music Makes the World Go 'Round

   Time for a new challenge at The Outlawz Paper à la Mode and the theme is 'Music Makes the World Go 'Round!'  Now you can take any inspiration from, world, round, etc.  The only requirement is...NO CARDS!!

Wondering about my process?  Check out the video below to see how I designed and put this together!

Material List:

Old Gold Frame (no glass)
Old Lace from Stash
Brown Paper
Digital Papers:  Touched by a Butterfly Music; Imagine That Steampunk
Oboe Music (Scanned and imported into CDS)
Black Marker
Old Metal Button Cover
CTMH Mocha Gems (Retired)
CTMH Teal Gems (Retired)
Brown Satin Ribbon
Embossing ink and powders
Cereal Box
Adhesives: Fabri-Tac, Double Score Tape, Gorilla Glue
Cricut Design Space: Feathers from Bohemian Wedding; Tall Grass from Woodland Friends;  Circle Wreath from Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice;  Berry Branch Wreath from CTMH Flower Market
Cricut Font:  Hoefler
Cricut Standard Mat
Cricut Maker

My project is off to the following challenges:
We Love 2 Create:  AG Mixed Media
CRAFT:  Not a Card
Mixed Media Lovers:  Mixed Media showing a Focal Point
CD Sunday Plus:  AG using a CD, USB or digi
Paperminutes:  Favorite Colors
Creative Artiste:  AG Mixed Media
Creative Knockout:  Lots of Layers

Be sure to visit  The Outlawz Paper a la Mode 
for all the details about the challenge and 
to check out all the creative inspiration from the DT and participants!

Thanks for stopping by!  Make yourself at home and feel free to peruse other posts/pages, leave a comment, and/or check out my Pinterest and YouTube Channel.   


  1. Love all the layers and textures on this. Thank you so much for the video to show the process. I love videos they really help me see the whole process.

    1. Thanks so much for viewing the video! I so appreciate your time!

  2. This is fabulous. I love it. Bold with a lovely mixture of things.
    Carol xx
    CD Sunday Plus DT

  3. This is lovely, so brilliantly put together.
    Thanks for sharing with us.

    CD Sunday Plus DT

  4. I really like this. I like shades of brown and I really like your feathers cut from music paper.
    CD Sunday Plus DT.

  5. A great project. I love the musical feathers. Thank you for sharing with us.
    Jocelyn x
    CD Sunday Plus DT

  6. Beautiful harmony of colors, Katrina! I like how you incorporated an oboe into the treble clef. Thank you for sharing your opus with us at Jan's Digi Blog Challenge. Good Luck!
    (Owner & Illustrator of Jan's Digi Stamp Shop)

  7. Gorgeous card.
    Thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge Blog challenge. Good luck Ginny DT for
    CRAFT Challenge Blog

  8. Was für eine wunderschöne Karte. Danke für´s zeigen bei Paperminutes.

    LG Christina

  9. love love LOVE your home decor item, with the most gorgeous jewel tone earthy colors, and the music in the feathers, reminding us of birds, our own abilities to sing and fly, and the circular gift of music through your wreath! SO SO SO BEAUTIFUL! Thanks for the inspiration and for submitting your creation at Jan’s Digi Stamp Challenges . I hope to see more of your designs soon.
    Crafting Smiles,
    {Creative Smiles - my little crafting world}

  10. prachtige kaart, bedankt om mee te doen, groetjes Darline

  11. very beautiful
    Thank you for participating in our focal point challenge
    until next time
    greetings jolanda bongers
    dt mixed media lovers

  12. OMGosh this is superb, such a great use of colour and I love how you've balanced nature with the music
    Thank you so much for joining us at C.R.A.F.T Challenge
    Happy Crafting
    Bridget GDT

  13. Such a beautiful creation, Thanks for sharing it with us at The Morgan's Artworld Challenge Blog.
    Hugs Ilonka DT

  14. Such a beautiful creation, thanks for sharing it with us to the Worldwide Crafters and Colorists Challenge.
    Big hugs Ilonka DT

  15. Thank you for the video, great to see the whole process of this work of art.
    Thank you so much for entering our challenge this week at CRAFT Challenge looking forward to see you again next challenge.
    Hugs Sheryl CRAFT DT xx

  16. It's great what you have made!
    So glad you joined Mixed Media Lovers!
    Marlies, DT

  17. Such a beautiful mixed media make! Loving how it came together and your design with those feathers look so amazing 😊. Thanks so much for joining us at Creative Artiste Challenge! Hugs, Jo x

  18. So nice this! Thanks for participating in our challenge at Mixed Media Lovers and good luck with your entry.
    Bye Ine DT

  19. Wow Beautiful card thank you for sharing with us over at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge.
    Maria DT

  20. Beautiful card. Thank you for participating in the challenge at Morgan's Artworld. Greetings Helma DT

  21. Beautiful card, I love it. Thank you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge.
    Twórcze pasje Danki {My Blog}