Sunday, 30 December 2018

Hellgnome's Death Digis mini Christmas tags

Hello all

I hope you all had a lovely Christmas?. I had my family down and cooked dinner this time, i think i survived lol. Anyway as the New Year approaches i would like to share a few tags i made up using Hellgnome's Death Digis. 

I used

The background is a stencil mask and then Lindsey's Magicals sprinkled over the top.
The images are coloured with marker pens.
I then stamped out a few not so sentimental words onto card and added those too.

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Thursday, 27 December 2018

The Glittery Hands Box Sugar Skull Shaker Card

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I have a shaker card to share using the October box from The Glittery Hands. I used the sequins and papers that you receive with the box.

Cover card with orange paper.
Take a nesting die and place two different sized dies inside each other to create a frame.
Hold in place with washi tape.
Cut out 2 or 3 frames from craft foam depending on how thick it is.
Cut out a frame from the skull papers.
Now take the smaller die out and use the larger die to cut out 1 acetate and one patterned shape.
Glue the craft foam frames to the solid base and leave glue to dry.
Fill box with Halloween sequins and glue the acetate top on.
Once dry, glue on the patterned paper frame.
Glue box to card and decorate with paper flowers and small embellishments.
Cut a sentiment out of scrap craft foam and glue it down to finish.

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The Glittery Hands Box October Trick or Treat Decoration

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I have a recycled project to share using the googly eyes that come with the October box from The Glittery Hands Box. This is an old MDF decoration i had but i did not like how it turned out so i repainted it.

Paint wooden shape with Black gesso.
Apply Crackle Paint over the top and leave to set.
Use a pokie tool to remove the excess paint from letters.
Paint some plastic dolls arms black and glue to decoration.
Spray with light green mist ink and dry
repeat with purple mist spray but only spray the center of the decoration.
Add googly eyes to the letters.

Product list
DecoArt Crackle Paste
DecoArt Black Gesso
DecoArt Media Mister Purple
Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist Pistachio

Thursday, 20 December 2018

Rubber Dance December Challenge

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I am playing a long with the Rubber Dance Stamp Challenge.
Links are here

The challenge theme is pink,teal and grey and to use embossing 

Stamps used
DecoArt Premium Acrylic Turquoise
DecoArt Modeling Paste
DecoArt White Gesso
Wow Embossing Candy Pink
Ranger Archival Ink  Pads 

  1. Apply teal paint to a blank page using a small Gelli Plate
  2. Stamp some textures around the page using black permanent ink.
  3. Paint over the top with gesso 
  4. Use a stencil mask on the page and sprinkle on pink embossing powder while modelling paste is wet.
  5. Heat the powder 
  6. Apply more texture stamps using Pink and Blue ink,
  7. Stamp out the flowers and extra flower stems onto card.
  8. Colour them in with markers and cut out.
  9. adhere to page and stack the stems on top of each other to create longer flowers 
  10. Finish with a sentiment

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Wednesday, 19 December 2018

The Glittery Hands Box December Woodlands Tags

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I am back with a set of tags to share using the November box for The Glittery Hands Box.

mix modeling paste with mica powder and apply to tag using a stencil mask.

Glue on the felt woodland animals.

Add a sentiment

Glue on sequins and add snowflake stickers.

I added glitter to the tag while it was still dring to create a shiny background

i added the tiny blue pompoms to the blue tag as they match the fox.

Sunday, 16 December 2018

Artful Days Yule Log Decoration

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Christmas is almost upon us and i am finishing off the last of the Christmas projects. I can't believe how fast this year has gone. This is my project for Artful Days, I have held onto this battered old yule log i made when i was still at school. It did have little wooden ornaments and candles on but those broke off over the years so i decided to reuse the log that was left.

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Paint a log with black gesso and once dry and a layer of crackle paint. 
Once set,sprinkle on Cathedral Pines magicals.
add a heavy gel medium on the top and use green glitter embossing powder
Add more heavy gel medium and add the fake moss on top.
Add more heavy gel medium and sprinkle on dec sprinkles, art sand and pearl art balls.
Add heavy gel medium to the top of the log and then sprinkle on white embossing powder.

Coat the resin reindeer with heavy gel medium and then sprinkle on embossing powder, heat carefully to melt powder.

Paint the threes with Green Texture Fantasy Paste, Dry it off and then add white embossing powder to the treetops.
Glue pieces to log to finish

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Hellgnome's Death Digis Creepmas Bulb Garland

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I am sharing my Christmas garland for Hellgnome's Death Digis. I used the Skull Bulb stamp.

I used transfer medium to print these onto fabric and then painted them with fabric paints.

Next i stitched them together and stitched them onto ribbon.

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Saturday, 15 December 2018

Gecko Galz Vintage Post Card Decorations

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Just sharing these little decorations i made for a swap. I hope you all have had a lovely Christmas and i will be back in the New Year with a new team to announce.

Cut out the postcards from the Old Fashioned Christmas Collage Sheet. Glue them onto card, i used an old cardboard box as it is sturdy. Next use gloss enamels to cover the whole thing and leave it to set fully before decorating.

I used trims on the edges and then added bows and small embellishments.

I punched a hole in the top to thread the string through.

I used fake moss on this one.

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Bleeding Art Challenge December Altered Birdhouses

Hello all
It is time for another challenge with Bleeding Art Challenge. Our theme this month is make something sparkly. So i have a set if altered birdhouses that will go on the tree.
Join the Challenge Here

I just painted them and then added embossing powders to the front and tops for added textures

Friday, 14 December 2018

Gecko Galz Christmas Tree Decorations

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Welcome to the Gecko Galz  25 Days of Christmas Decorations event. This year each team member will be providing you with 25 days full of festive inspiration.

This is an altered tart tin that i painted up and added lots of bits too. 




The Blank Page Muse Quick Makes Easy Tags

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I have a couple of easy tags to share today using stamps from The Blank Page Muse.

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Stamp the base with a texture stamp using clear ink. Sprinkle over gold embossing powder and apply heat.
Next spray on red ink and leave to dry.
Ink some cheese cloth and dry it out before gluing it to the tag.

Stamp out the Santa head onto card and colour with markers. Cut out and stick to tag.
Finish with a sentiment and glitter balls.

Stamp on a texture and sprinkle with red embossing powder.  
Apply heat 
Spray with ink and dry off tag.
Stamp out three presents and colour them in.
Cut put and layer up on tag.
Finish with a sentiment 

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Thursday, 13 December 2018

The Glittery Hands Box Clear Baulble

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I have a simple make to share using the November Glittery Hands Box.

To make this simple festive decoration all you need to do i gather a selection of shiny things and a small Christmas tree.

I glued the plastic diamonds to the bottom of the clear baulble and then added sequins.

I glued one of the sentiment inside one half of the baulble and held it down while the glue set.

Next i glued down the mini tree and finished by threading twine through the top.

Thursday, 6 December 2018

Craft Consortium Winter Woodland and wood textures

Hi all
Just sharing my card i made for Craft Consortium using the new Essential Craft Papers. This one is the woid textures paired with Winter Woodland.

Products used 
12 x 12 Winter woodland pad
12 x 12 Essential Craft Paper Wood Textures 

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