wtorek, 26 września 2017

Live in the Moment

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!

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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


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. 

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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.