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Sunday, 17 February 2019

The Blank Page Muse Correspondence Mixed Media Journal Page


Hello all

A New Year is a time for renewed creativity and today i have a art journal page to share. There is a tutorial too if you would like to have a go.



Products used
Red mist spray
yellow mist spray
Burgundy Ink
Dark Red Ink
Stencil
Modeling Paste
gesso 
Card 



Use red ink on a blank page and once dry, add yellow.
Use Corrugated Stripe Patterned Background Boarder stamp along the edge of the page.


Apply a stencil to the page and pain over with gesso.
Then add another layer of stamps.


Stamp around the corners using the Scratched  brick wall stamp.


Stamp out the ink pot and pen tips stamps onto card and cut them out.
Line up the pen tips on the page in size order.


Add a sentiment and few more stamps to the middle of the page to finish.




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Saturday, 16 February 2019

Prickly Plants Planner Clips and Hunkydory Spectrum Noir ColourTint Review

Hello all

I was asked by Hunkydory to review some of their products, so today i will be reviewing the new Spectrum Noir ColourTint Pencils.



The pencils are so easy to use and they blend really smoothly


I used the Prickly Plants Stamp set and wanted to create some fun bookmarks with them.
I started off by stamping out the images onto card using Archival Ink. The images stamp out crisp and with no smudging.

I then use the ColourTint pencils to colour them in before cutting out the pieces. Next i used double sided tape to mount them onto thick card and cut them out. Finish off by adding a large blob of glue to the back and press the larger paper clips into the glue, leave them to dry overnight before using them.


The pencils can be used as they are or used as watercolour pencils by adding water. I used a water pen to colour the stamps and get a more vibrant colour. 



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Hellgnomes's Death Digis A Menagerie of Sweary Animals ATCS

Hi all

I have a set of ATCS using the new stamps by Hellgnome's Death Digis. Parental supervision for anyone under 40 is advised as F bombs will be present!!



Here they are an menagerie of sweary animals!!


If you haven't hit delete on your internet browser and run for the hills then you can get these digis right here.  






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Friday, 15 February 2019

Bleeding Art Challenge Show Us The Love

Hello all

i am back with my entry for the February challenge over at The Bleeding art challenge.


The cube was covered in tissue paper and then a stencil was used over the top. The whole thing was then painted using DecoArt Fluid Acrylic in Magenta.

The Hearts were stamped onto card and then stamped over with a texture stamp before being coloured in with water paints.



I like to use small alphabet beads to add words to mixed media projects.
I added Art balls around the top and painted up a small wooden house which i stamped on.
I then stamped out the large hearts doing two of each so i could sandwich the copper wire into the center. 
You need plenty of strong glue to hold the hearts up.
I then sprinkled on loads of pearls.


I used products from these brands
StencilGirl(R)
The Blank Page Muse
Artful Days
DecoArt

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Thursday, 14 February 2019

Valentine's Day Blog Hop 2019

Hi all

I am taking part in the Valentine's Day Blog Hop and here are my ATCS. Some of the blogs are offering a prize but i can offer you all a 15% discount  off your order with The Blank page Muse with code BPMDtKatie2019. So if you would like to bag a set of the Hearty Doodles Stamp set pop over and use your code.


Follow and comment on all the blogs listed to complete the hop!!





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Gecko Gals Love You Mixed Media Card

Hi all

Happy Valentines Day!!
I made a card up using one of the stamps from the Heart and Soul Digital Stamp Set 



  1. Ink card with Lindsey's Magicals 
  2. Stamp on a few texture stamps
  3. Mix pink mica powder into modeling paste and apply to stencil.
  4. Add cork,sprinkles and glass glitter.
  5. Stamp sentiment into center of heart.



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Wednesday, 13 February 2019

Artful Days Mixed Media Heart Canvas

Hello all

I have a new mixed media canvas to share with you today. It's coming upto Valentine's Day so it will be hearts all the way until the 14th.  So here is my project for Artful Days.




  1. Paint the heart with gesso
  2. Apply Crackle Paste with a spatula and leave to set.
  3. Add the md shapes and paint them with Texture Sand Paste
  4. Glue on pebbles, art sand and art balls. (I used white aquarium gravel)
  5. Glue on a large heart, add a word to the centre and then glue on a resun cupid.
  6. Spritz with Red ink.
  7. Paint everything in Polished Coral Metallic Luster Wax.
  8. Dry drush light pink acrylic paint over the textured areas





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Monday, 11 February 2019

Artful Days Valentines Shadow Box

Hello all

I have a shadow box to share using bits from Artful Days.


Paint shadow box white and allow to dry.
Next mix pva glue in with a bit of water and cover edges of box
Rip up tissue paper and decoupage shadow box. 
Dry brush on pink acrylic paint and once dry pain the inside.
Glue sisel to one of the compartments and add the golden hearts.
Start gluing large metal charms and wooden embellishments to the inside of the box.
Decorate bottom with glass shards, sand and art balls.
To create the large heart decoration, glue flat back gems and small charms inside the hollow heart. 
 Fill in with gloss enamel and leave to dry for 24 hrs.
Decorate with flat back cabochons and mini flowers to finish.




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Saturday, 9 February 2019

The Blank Page Muse Pen Letter ATC Set

Hi all

I have more inspiration to share with you all today with these ATCs made using The Blank Page Muse stamps. Keep reading to learn how to make them.





Use ink dabbers on a few blank ATCs.
Stamp over them with the writing stamp using red ink.


paint over the top with gesso
Stamp the Sketchy Doodle Bricks Pattern Stamp also with red ink.
Apply a stencil mask to ATCs


Stamp over the top with the Scratched Brick Pattern Texture Stamp
Stamp out the ink pot, pen tips and stamps onto card and cut them out.
Layer the stamps onto the ATCS.
Add yellow ink onto some card and then stamp on the quotes. 





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Tuesday, 5 February 2019

Craft Consortium Eastern Influences Butterfly Card

Hi all
I have a card to share using the Eastern Influences Papers from Craft Consortium.


Large Butterfly Die
Dragonfly Die
Self Adhesive gems
Bows
Boarder Punch
Corner Rounder Punch



Cover a 5 x 7 card using the Eastern Influences  patterned paper
Cut out a large square from the Watercolour paper pad and round off edges
Adhere square to card and then cut out a strip from the Eastern Influences pad.
Use a border punch along the sides of the strip and adhere over the square.
Cut out two butterflies and one dragonfly using the Watercolour pad.
Decorate the butterflies with bows and add gems to the dragonfly.



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Sunday, 3 February 2019

The Blank Page Muse Love Story Tag

Love is in the air as we approach Valentines Day. I have this quick mixed media tag to share with you today.


Gecko Galz Collage Sheet True Love's Kiss
StencilGirl ATC Stencil
Inks
Gold Mica Powder
DecoArt Modeling paste
card


  1. After inking the tag, i then used the Crackle background stamp over the top.
  2.  Next i mixed the gold mica powder in with the modeling paste and applied it using a stencil. 
  3. The hearts were stamped onto card, inked and then cut out.
  4.  The image is from a collage sheet which i cut to fit and then i finished the whole tag off by adding the little words.




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