This mixed media project is my final contribution to issue 15 of Crafter’s Inspiration magazine. It’s another idea using the free dies and embossing folder. MDF Shadowbox Instructions Difficulty level– beginner to moderately experienced Time for project – approximately 2 1/2 hours Materials MDF Shadowbox Water colour card Tacky glue Collall glue gel Glue gun… Continue reading Shadow box
This is my second mixed media contribution to issue 15 of Crafter’s Inspiration magazine using the free dies and embossing folder. Altered Notebook Instructions Difficulty level– moderately experienced Time for project – approximately 2 1/2 hours Materials Blank Kraft notebook Water colour card and mount board Tacky glue Collall glue gel Dies CI15 die set… Continue reading Altered notebook
Today I’m sharing a little piece of artwork that I created for my little fairy watcher Evie. She is 6 today . I was inspired to make this as an entry for the Lavinia Stamps August blog challenge- “Blues and Orange Hues” laviniastamps.com It was fun creating a scene using two colour families. Its also… Continue reading Evie’s fairies
Today’s post features one of my contributions to issue 15 of Crafter’s Inspiration magazine by Crafter’s companion out this week. It’s a 12 x 12 mixed media canvas which gives some inspiration on how to use the free dies and embossing folder which come free with the magazine. Materials 12’ x 12’ primed canvas Water… Continue reading ‘A little bird told me’-mixed media canvas
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!