zondag 29 april 2012

Marbled Stains

For Studio L3 Compendium Of Curiosities 2, Challenge 3.
Sponsored by Eclectic Paperie.
Following page 46, marbled stains, I made some tags.
I will show the marbled tags before and after finishing.
This was the first time I worked with my just bought distress stains, I loved trying this technique!!

Get Your Girly On

For Southern Girls Challenge #43.

donderdag 26 april 2012

Faux Patina

I made another Faux Patina background (Compendium of Curiosities 2, Faux Patina, page 58, the challenge this week on Studio L3) and I also tried it on a steampunk ornament.

woensdag 25 april 2012

CC2C Faux Patina

On Studio L3 challenges are techniques from Tim's book Compendium of Curiosities Volume 2.
The 2nd challenge is about the technique Faux Patina.
I created a background following the description on page 58.
Stampes used are from Stampotique and A Capella, the words are from Idea-ology stickers.
The background itself and the finished card:

SDC53 - Artist Trading Card

Stampotique Designers Challenge #53 is about ATC's.
I created a background with alcohol inks, stamped Mr.Stripes & Wee Owl, finished with a part of the tree and some words of the phrase. Added eyelets and matted on a piece of black cardstock.

donderdag 19 april 2012

Foam Stamp

A Compendium of Curiosities 2 Challenge begins at Studio L3.
Sponsor Simon Says Stamp.
CC2C #1: Custom foam stamps (technique, see Tim's book, page 66). This is the foam stamp:
This is the card I made using it:

And this is what I used:

woensdag 18 april 2012


For challenge april on Art Journey - Dictionary -

donderdag 12 april 2012


Background with various alcohol inks.
For challenge RAQ 2 on Unruly Paper Artists.

maandag 9 april 2012

Green banner

For the challenge on Less is More - week 62  - 3 shades of green -
I used Distress Inks Forest Green, Shabby Shutters and Peeled Paint for stamping, sponging and colouring.

Time for Summer

For April Challenge on Crafty Individuals.
I used a page from Background Papers Book 6 - Seaside - as my background.

dinsdag 3 april 2012

Sponging Spectacular

For April Reader Art Quest 1 on Unruly PaperArts, a new challenge blog that launched a few days ago!

zondag 1 april 2012

GC144 Color Challenge

Gingersnap Creations Challenge 144 - Copper, Ginger or Rust.

GC 143 Last Century

Gingersnap Creations Challenger 143 : Last Century.


Gingersnap Creations Challenge GC 142 : Border Punches