wtorek, 7 listopada 2017

Home Sweet Home



We start a new challenge today over at Try it on Tuesday and our theme is 
HOME, SWEET HOME.

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Great ideas from the team as always so do join us if you can.
As always what you make, the style, the mediums. format etc. is entirely up to yourselves as long as you have in some way used our theme.


My take on the theme is a fridge magnet I made of various sized match boxes.



I started with gluing some scrap  papers to the boxes inside and out.
Then I added some white gesso, Dried Marigold Distress Ink and Crackle Paint on the edges. 



The best part was to put it all together: paper scraps, faves metal parts and  plastic junks I hoard in my drawer. 





Hope you like it!

I'm also linking the magnet to:
moo-mania: make it feminine - I hope you will find my tiny house enough womanly;)
the three muses challenge:shadow box - although it isn't digital it fits to the challenge

środa, 25 października 2017

Charming Season





Loving autumnal colors I've decided to make a tag with a chipboard leaf and fake berries.
For the background I used tissue paper technique. It was covered with gesso later.
After that it was splashed with various inks, then I stamped and heat embossed a leaf stamp.
The chipboard leaf was coloured with Gelatos and covered with glaze.



      
It is meant for:





wtorek, 24 października 2017

Soar














Good morning, friends!
We are almost at the end of October and it is time for a new challenge over at
Try it on Tuesday.
Today our theme is: CIRCLES

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As always what you decide to make, the style, mediums and materials you use
 is entirely up to yourselves.
We hope you will join the Halloween fun with us.
Don't forget to pop over to the main blog to see some amazing inspirations from our team.
I have made a journal spread full of round balloons.
Hope you like it.

wtorek, 26 września 2017

Live in the Moment



Hello! 
It's time for a new challenge at Try it on Tuesday and this fortnight the theme is  Time/Clocks.
You can interpret this as you will -it's up to you as long as you incorporate the theme.


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The rest of the design team have some great inspiration for you, so please pop over to the main blog for all the details.

My take on the theme is an altered clock deriving from late 50s. 
If you are watchful you can spot the lettering: Made in USSR.
I didn't want to cover it, treating the lettering as something memorial :))


  

I started  the process by disassembling the clock and adding some decoupage paper to the surface.



 I replaced the plastic cover with some some details I made of the junk found in my treasure box and some die cuts, which I gave a lot of metal paint, waxes and rust effect medium.




I must admit I had a very good time altering the clock, putting together all the details.








I am also linking this to:



wtorek, 12 września 2017

Good Friends




There is a new challenge starting today at Try it on Tuesday.
The theme for our fortnightly fun is MY FRIEND (human or animal or imaginary).

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If you need any ideas our wonderful team have made projects to inspire you so pop along to the blog to see their makes.
My take on the theme is the mini art journal spread with the image of two schoolgirls jumping over the hurdle.
It reminds me of  happy times me and my life time friend had at school. 

As the spread is 13,5x20 cm I am linking it to art journal journey where the theme is:
Colour in my World and Happy Little Stampers with the theme Collage.

środa, 30 sierpnia 2017

Something to remember



Hi! Today I am sharing with you an altered clipboard I made for my male friend. That explains the presence of a pin-up girl on it:))


                                       

I started with covering all with white gesso, then inking, spritzing and splashing all sorts of inks, mists and paint until the colours satisfied me.
Next I added a girl and some shells cut out from a magazine.
I finished my piece off adding stamps I have  recently won from Visible Image, stenciling some circles, colouring and outlining.
Dzięki Ewuniu za podkładkę!

I am linking this to:

       


wtorek, 29 sierpnia 2017

Stitch It



Time for a new challenge at Try it on Tuesday where the theme this time is STITCH IT.

You can make anything you like and in any way you like so long as it follows the theme.
We hope you will join in with your take on this challenge.
Lots of inspiration from the rest of the team so pop and see what they have made. 

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My take on the theme is a card and as always you can see some of my steps.



I have started with masterboard made on canvas paper

                                                            

 Added lots of stamping and splashing.

                
                                        

Finished off with fussy cut flowers, buttons and chipboard stitches.




piątek, 25 sierpnia 2017

Coasters


Today I'm sharing with you some altered coasters I made recently.



They didn't impress me at all so I tried to make them a bit nicer...


just by gluing some pieces of coloured paper.
Also made a kind of mosaic by outlining the pieces with white pen.


Next I stamped the images on tissue paper and attached them to my coasters using gel medium.


I finished them off adding more stamping and splashing some inks.
I also gave them a coat of varnish to make them waterproof. 



I am playing along with:



wtorek, 15 sierpnia 2017

In my garden



Today I am sharing a little mixed media piece I made as my contribution for Try it on Tuesday
We have a new challenge there and the theme is IN MY GARDEN
It could be flowers, a scene, a pot plant, trees,  etc etc. Have fun.
What you make,  the style, medium format is, as always your choice as long as you use the theme.

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My garden is made with a help of a stencil and texture paste and coloured with Gelatos.
It's finished off with some canvas flowers and faux stitches.
Hope you like it!


wtorek, 1 sierpnia 2017

Post Card



Today's challenge over at Try it on Tuesday  is Postcards.
We would like you to  make/design a postcard or include one in your project.
As always the materials, format  and style you use is always up to yourselves
as long as you use out theme.


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My inspiration for this challenge is a little collage in a vintage style.
Hope you will join us in the fun at the blog.

niedziela, 30 lipca 2017

środa, 26 lipca 2017

For a Wedding



Today I'd like to show you a Wedding Card I've recently made.
Unusually without any medias or stamps.
The sentiment means: For a Young Couple.


The card goes with a  matching box with a subtle embellishment.

I am sharing this with:
unstampabelleschallenges: every day is special
twist: lots of colour
mytimetocraftchallenge: in the garden
intaas: dies
I have used leaves, hearts and bows dies.

sobota, 22 lipca 2017

Be amazed


I am thrilled to have been invited to guest design for Stamps and Stencils.
Thanks bunches Ladies for this wonderful opportunity!
The theme of their current challenge is: Colour, Texture, Shape  and they have a beautiful picture inspiration board for you!

                                      



I was inspired by two things from the moodboard: lace and metal parts.





My starting point for this project was an oval passepartout which I filled with some lace.



Next some texture paste was stenciled on the surface.
When it was dry I covered all with white gesso.


I mounted some wire with beads on it, some chipboard elements, flowers and leaves.


Then I started to colour the piece with Gelatos and Tattered Angels Glimmer Mists.


I also rubbed some Metallic Gilding Wax to the background, mounted a small button and a metal frame with a sentiment. 
A playing angel's image completed my work.


To finish off I decided to give more interest to the background by strewing some microbeads and doing some stamping. 
I needed another passepartout on the back and some wire to complete my hanger.


I hope you enjoyed my post and I look forward to hear your comments.
Until my next creative journey