No week off would be complete without a little grunge so here’s the last instalment of this week’s creative adventures. I’ve used mdf, snip art, Andy skinner industrial elements , mixed media cog dies from Crafter’s Companion and a few bits from Craft Box. This time I’ve also added an assortment of beads and gold… Continue reading ‘Follow your dreams’
Testing and experimenting with my new distress oxide inks continues with this quick watercolour painting Using the wet on wet technique and watercolour card I brushed some colour in yellow, red, blue and purple. The background scene was then given perspective by stamping a couple of meadow stamps and the birds on a wire from… Continue reading Just chillin’
Today’s mixed media stamping project is my entry for the Craft Stamper take it make it challenge ‘ anything goes’ craftstamper.blogspot.co.uk Also the Mix it up challenge blog -anything goes-with the added twist of distressing – mixitupchallenge.blogspot.co.uk My new distress oxide inks finally arrived so I decided to have a play! No pastes today! Just ink… Continue reading Distress oxides- happy style!
July and August are strange- Christmas and summer mixed together ! Today is back to summer with another nod to the sea. This mixed media canvas uses products from Indigoblu, Imagination crafts, Creative Expressions and some lovely craft stash from my Craft box treasures. In terms of technique today I decided to use patterned papers… Continue reading Dreaming of the sea
Project three- DL card Supplies:- ‘Peace on earth’ transfer pack Foil in ‘Christmas red’ Gold metallics centura pearl Red mirror card Spectrum Noir alcohol markers- GB6 & DR2 ( red and yellow) Pebeo gold marker Foam tape Tacky glue Other materials Distress ink – Festive berries White gloss paper or card Adirondack alcohol inks –Red… Continue reading Full of Eastern promise
Project two- Diorama winter scene card Supplies Foil transfers- ‘Christmas Village’ Foil in ‘Advent blue’ and ‘Snow flake’ Diorama fancy card blank in white Luxury silver glitter card Sheena stamping card Heavy construction acetate Spring/Summer sparkle pens and Leonie sparkle pen midnight blue Red liner tape Tacky glue Collall glue gel Foam tape Other materials… Continue reading Winter scene
Today’s post features the new Christmas transfers and foils from Crafter’s Companion. Project one- Luxury gift box Materials Foil transfers – ‘Oh Christmas tree’ Foil in snowflake and matt gold ‘Elegance’ A3 double sided card pack ‘Decadence’ A3 double sided centura pearl Gold metallic centura pearl Big score board Pebeo artist marker in gold Tag… Continue reading Luxury foiled gift box
Hi everyone! I haven’t posted in a while, I’ve been on my holidays. So to mark my return to my much missed craft room I decided to do a holiday mixed media canvas. I spent some time at the sea so here it is! So what did this extravaganza involve? Well everything from my seaside… Continue reading Let your dreams set sail