Tag archive for : mixed media
“Be Free” Mother nature is so amazing, I am always excited when we find new creatures in our gardens. This year we were lucky enough to find a sphinx moth fresh out of it’s chrysalis. Normally we end up with silk moths but never a sphinx. So this was a big find for the kids. Read more ..
Hi everyone! Marilyn here with you today. I made this Shabby Chic Journal cover for my daughter. I painted in blue and pink colors that are her favorites. Let take a look… I applied gesso to the Out of the World frame then I painted with white acrylic paint and let it dry. Meanwhile I covered the journal Read more ..
As we say goodbye to summer and usher in the new season with its cooler weather, I decided to share two separate projects I created recently using some fabulous products by Creative Embellishments. 😀 First up, I created a four ATC set for a trade partner I met through a facebook group. Since all 4 Read more ..
Hello everyone!! I share with you today two Shabby Chic- Mixed Media cards with the pretty Creative Embellishments chipboards and the lovely papers from Studio 75. I chose the beautiful Butterflies Set of three and combined with the Gorgeous Small Border Word Set. I prime the butterfly with gesso then I painted with white acrylic paint Read more ..
Hi everyone, France here with you today, and I am having fun playing with the new french chippies. It’s the summer, so beach pages are my go to place at the moment. Let me walk thru my process to build this page: I often use patterned papers to start my backgrounds, for this page I Read more ..
For today’s project, I created another fun altered Loaded Envelope for a swap. Creative Embellishments’ laser cut chipboard, wood veneer, rubber stamps, stencils, and flair buttons are perfect for creating fun and dimensional pieces for LE’s! They fun to alter and hold up to wet and dry mediums beautifully. to start out, I created the Read more ..
Hello, crafty friends! Nadine here today with a mixed media card I created for a friend who loves dress forms. On the background, I used some old music note paper and Rinea Foiled Paper, some gesso, and some blue and brown color mists. Then layered up with a doily, lace, flowers and chipboard pieces. I Read more ..