Friday, 6 July 2018

Maybe one day quotation hand coloured box frame - Day 186 of my 365 day challenge

Maybe one day quotation hand coloured box frame - 
Day 186 of my 365 day challenge

Hi Craft addicts!

Today's project for day 186 of my 365 day challenge is one I am  really pleased with - I am trying to do more home decor items and this is one that I might just hang on my wall!

How I made this project:-

  • I first of all took a piece of white stamping card (just a bit smaller than A6) and dusted it with an anti-static bag and then stamped the quote (from Rare Earth) onto it using Versamagic ink.
  • I then added some white super fine embossing powder to it (I used Cosmic Shimmer True White) and heat set it with a heat gun.
  • I used various colour distress and dye based inks (Tim Holtz, Catherine Pooler and Altenew) - greens, blues, reds and pinks to colour over the words, blending them all as I went). 
  • When I was happy with the result, I used some kitchen roll to remove the excess ink. I also used a water brush to tap some drops of water over it and used the kitchen roll to "bleach" some parts of the design.
  • I stuck the panel on to a piece of white card and then added that to a slightly larger panel (this time one that I had hand coloured myself using Tattered Angels Color Wash paints).
  • I then added the whole panel on to the carrier sheet inside the 195mm natural wood box frame (making sure it was in the middle and straight of course).
  • I closed the frame up and then added 3 flowers to the left hand side using PVA glue (though you could used a hot glue gun).

And there you are a project that is stylish to look at and would make a great gift.

Don't forget you can also visit my website Fizzy Designs where you can buy it and find great hints and tips and things that I am selling too! Or why not sign up to my monthly newsletter here

Products and items you may need to make this project
  • 195mm Natural Wood Box Frame
  • Maybe one day.... collide large stamp from Rare Earth
  • White stamping card
  • Tim Holtz distress inks and Catherine Pooler/Altenew dye based inks
  • Tattered Angels Color Wash paints
  • Versafine Onyx Black ink 
  • Versamagic ink pad
  • True White Cosmic Shimmer embossing powder
  • Flowers from Hobby House
  • Cosmic Shimmer PVA Glue
  • Tape pens
So if you think this sounds interesting then why not:-

Follow me on Twitter  follow me on twitter  Like me on Facebook follow me on facebook   Follow me on follow me on google plus                     Like me on Pinterest follow me on pinterest    Watch me on You Tube (coming soon) follow me on youtube  

Post a Comment