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Jun 14, 2018

MixedMedia Altered Wooden Lantern : PPS DT Project

Hi Friends,

Am here today with monthly DT project for PPS blog.

Being "Anything Festive" is the challenge theme, i could only think about the Decorative lanterns during this Ramadan Season here in UAE.

Altered a wooden lantern and have given it a Mixedmedia makeover.






Hop over to blog to check the full view and a pictorial is shared to follow.

Thanks for stopping by!

May 31, 2018

Textured Tag

Hi Crafty peeps,

Am here today with a  Mixedmedia Tag. Attempted for a textured base, which mimiced a galaxy look a bit, at the end of the make.


Straight away to the pics..







  • Took a standard sized chipboard tag
  • Applied Prima Finnabair Stone effect paste- Pumice randomly followed by Prima white crackle paste through Timholtz speckles stencil.
  • Air dry and applied Black gesso over the tag.
  • Used LSG magicals Tiffany's blue, Cotton candy pink and Creme Brulee cream one after another at intervals and misted with water to run down and blend.
  • Finally applied Finnabair vintage gold over the textured surface.
  • Then generously splashed with Finnabair Art Alchemy paints Sparks: Dragon'e eyes.
  • Centrally added a golden thread, to it added Finnabair mechanicals Wings and Tin heart which were black gessoed and waxed with Vintage gold and Rose gold respectively.
  • Golden microbeads were added to the thread around wings.
  • Timholtz chitchat sticker is foam mounted to finish off.
Hope you like it!

Supplies:

Prima/Finnabair Stoneeffect paste: Pumice
Prima/Finnabair White crackle paste
Prima/Finnabair Black Gesso
Prima/Finnabair waxes
Prima/Finnabair Mechanicals : Tinhearts
                     "                   Winged
Prima/Finnabair Art alchemy paint: Sparks: Dragon's eye
Gold microbeads
Gold thread
Timholtz Chitchat stickers
Burlap ribbon
                    
Mixedmedia Place : May 2018 challenge (Inspired by colors mainly and elements such as rusty metals, hazy puffy clouds, balloons)


May 30, 2018

Coffee & Love : Graciellie Designs

Hi All,

Today am with a coffee inspired CAS card using Coffee &Love digital stampset of Graciellie Designs. Made this card for Summer/Spring Coffee lovers bloghop!




  • Took print out in a kraft cardstock.
  • Colored using Prisma colored pencils.
  • Fussy cut and kept aside.
  • Took vanilla colored A2 cardbase.
  • Made splashes and cup stains using real cup with Distress stain Vintage photo.
  • Mounted the fussy cut elements on the cardbase using foam tape.
  • Added the sentiment with few brown threads and heart puffy sticker.
Hope you like this card!



Products Used:



Linking this to
Summer/Spring coffee lovers bloghop

May 27, 2018

Me & MiniMe Memories :MixedMedia Layout

Hi Crafty peeps,

Am here today with a mixed media layout using one of my favorite selfie with my little one for the current MTW challenge themed Frame and Memories. I couldn't resist and so added mine before the challenge ends.










  • This Layout uses Itsy Bitsy's in-house production brand, Little Birdie products.
  • Took 2 12x12 designer paper form the pack, Cottage Lace, one for the base layer and another one for fussycutting all pretty roses.
  • Centrally applied Prima white crackle paste and splashed series of sprays in pinks and browns.
  • Layered the pic with a chipboard frame and made a floral spray around it using Little Birdie floral collection.
  • The flourishes chippies are heat embossed in Zing -Green Ep and layered with the floral spray among the fussy cut roses.
  • Some random stamping around the focal elements using Black archival ink and Momento rich cocoa ink.
  • Added another 2 frame chippies (hidden under resin icon) and made a cluster with feather, and fussy cut elements, and added the prima resin icon : Memories
  • Sentiment stickers were added near to focal elements.
  • Art stones were added near the embellishments.
  • Generous splashes of pink and browns with final splash of white gesso to balance all.
  • Few enamel dots added as accents.
Hope you like it!!

Supplies Used:

Prima Finnabair White Crackle paste
Prima Finnabair White gesso
Prima Finnbair 3D Matt gel
Prima Finnabair Artstones and Mini artstones
Prima Resin Icon : Memories
Little Birdie: Cottage Lace
Little Birdie : Handmade flowers
Little Birdie : Primed Chipboard

Linking to following challenge:

Morethanwords challenge: Memories and Frame  (Added a chipboard frame around the pic and other 2 smaller chipboards under Prima resin icon: Memories)

Mixedmedia place: May challenge I have been inspired by the pastel pink shades of the florals and the bicycle always makes me nostalgic of some good old memories of past.


May 25, 2018

Coffee & Flowers: Coffee Lovers Blog hop

Hi Friends,

Am sharing a CAS card using new Coffee & Flowers digital stampset releasing today by Graciellie Designs for the Spring/Summer Coffee Lovers Blog hop.








  • Took print out the digit onto a smooth cardstock and colored using Prisma colored pencils.
  • Took a vanilla colored A2 cardbase.
  • Made some splatters using dauber head Distress stain: Vintage photos, and Splatters stencils for the finer splatters, and used coffee mugs for those circular stains.
  • Added the sponged sentiment strip over the cardbase.
  • Cute mini bow tied to the cup handle.
  • A wooden mini butterfly added onto the florals and this colored portion is fussy cut and added to the cardbase using foam tapes.
Hope you like it!

Product used: Coffee and Flowers



Linking this to

Coffeelovingcardmakers

May 15, 2018

Blossom & Flourish : Graciellie Designs

Hi Crafty peeps,

Am here today with a CAS styled mixed media card using Desert Rose from Graciellie Designs.







  • Took print out in watercolor paper and colored using Watercolor pencils.
  • Fussy cut the florals and heat embossed using UTEE clear Embossing powder.
  • Took a dark colored car base to match the florals, and applied Prima white crackle paste diagonally through Stamplorations Criss cross stencil.
  • After air drying it, added tinted gauze bits, beige lace bits in the floral spray and made it look dimensional.
  • Added dark pink micro balls on the laces, and few moss added randomly in bits.
  • Sentiment banner is distressed with pink pigment ink and added.
  • Few butterflies are fussy cut from Designer papers. These added along with few enamel dots to finish off the card.
Hope you like it!

Supplies:



May 13, 2018

MixedMedia Floral WallArt : PPS DT project

Hi Friends,

Am on PPS blog today with an altered artwork. This time, altered a round cork coaster (8") into a Spring Floral Wall art. 

Its made with several layers of beautiful flowers and textures.

Hope you like it!




Linking to following challenges:

Stamploration May Mixed media challenge
(Used Stamplorations criss cross stencil in bg (much visible in upper left) and 3 butterflies)







Stamploratios Never ending Anything goes : Used Stamplorations criss cross stencil


Mixedmedia place : Am inspired by moodboard colors and florals.


Mixed Media and Art : Inspired by Gold splashes, butterflies, florals, purple shades