Wednesday, 28 October 2015

Floral Name Plaque by Alison Hall

Hi everyone! Today I'm sharing a simple little name plaque that I made for a new baby. We've all got plenty of patterned papers in our stash, I used some 7 Gypsy ones that I've had for ages. That's Crafty! have some pretty Bo Bunny Paper Pads that would be perfect if you need some though.



Canvas Board - 6 x 6 inch (you could use a That's Crafty! Surface as an alternative)
Alphabet Die (I used a Tim Holtz Sizzix one)
Co-ordinating Patterned Papers
Button, Eyelets, String




1. Stamp the Dina Wakley Scribbly Bird, Birgit's large Bloom, & two of her Leafs onto co-ordinating patterned papers, using the black pigment ink. Emboss the images with the detail clear powder, then cut them out.

2. Die cut the name from patterned paper, then use the Glue 'N Seal to glue the images and name onto the canvas board.

3. Use a black pen to doodle around the edges of the canvas, and also to outline the die-cut letters.

4. Punch two holes in the top of the canvas board, insert eyelets and string, then add a button to the flower to finish.


Have a creative day!


Alison x


  1. what a fantastic project! it is sweet and beautiful. xo

  2. Wow! It's beautiful. A great use for those snippets of gorgeous paper you just can't bear to part with. Simple but so effective.


  3. Gorgeous creation Alison, such a sweet way to use up the paper stash ;)
    Donna xxx

  4. This is a really lovely idea Alison and it looks fab, just right for a new baby's room.
    Fliss xx

  5. This is so sweet and such great use of any scrap papers.

  6. This is so pretty and what a brilliant way to use up old patterned papers.

  7. He'll love it, well his parents will lol. Great little hanging
    Amanda x

  8. So unique and fun. Totally perfect for a new baby and his folks Alison. Love the boy colors!! j.

  9. What a treasure and special keepsake you created for dear baby Reuben!
    I do not know how I have resisted that bird stamp for so long.

  10. Simply charming - love the paper-piecing.
    Alison x


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