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EMBOSSED MIXED MEDIA CARD USING CS SHIMMER SPRAYS: a tutorial!

Hello everyone!
Vani here today, on craftyscrappers blog with an inspiration project for you all
using Craftyscrappers super shimmery, shimmer sprays…
for our December challenge embossing .

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I had so much fun creating this using Craftyscrappers Shimmer sprays and the effect was  astounding to my surprise!
These Shimmer sprays are water-based and are water reactive too,
which is great to use on paper & other porous surfaces.
They come in fantastic range of Colors.
The shimmer in these sprays adds the touch of beauty to your craft projects.
You can use these directly or you can even mist them
with water to lighten the color variation.
These are ideal for mixed media, DIY & other crafting projects.

 

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But before i get into that, let me tell you…
Our challenge for this month of DECEMBER is ongoing.
If you missed our previous post,check it out here…
 

You can create any project using embossing technique.
This embossing can be in any form,wet or dry,on stamps,through stencils or pastes.
it can be a layout, a journal page, a simple card, interactive cards,
mixed media canvas or project, altered art, anything crafty!

  • Last date of submission is 31st DECEMBER,2017

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To win the amazing goodie bag!
(Prize reveal will be up soon!)

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Okay so moving on to the tutorial now…

Let me share a picture of the Embossed mix media card that i made:

 

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A brief tutorial:

  • I took a pattern paper and applied gesso on it.
  • After it was dry , I applied texture paste with stencil and added Lindy’s white embossing powder on it and heat set.
  • After that I took Craftyscrappers shimmer spray sweet pumpkin and grape juice and sprayed on top of it.
  • Once dried, I embellished it using some mulberry flowers from the store
  • I added Craftyscrappers shimmer spray grape juice along with the sweet pumpkin shimmer spray on mulberry flowers to enhance the beauty.
  • And the card is ready.

 

 

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I hope you enjoyed the Inspirations and that we have inspired you enough for the challenge for this month “EMBOSSING”

 

Watch out for more in the coming days enter your creations below!
 

Do join us in our challenge!
Don’t forget, there is a maximum of 3 entries per person and it needs to be new work
(so created and posted after this challenge has started).

Have fun with our challenge for which the entries close on 31st December and good luck!

(NOTE:If you don’t see Mr.Linky below, please refresh your page, your browser may not have fully loaded this page.)
If you still have trouble adding your creations for the challenge,kindly drop your creation links/blog links/facebook page link/pictures at craftyscrappers@gmail.com and we will manually add them for you.
And if you want to participate via facebook, you may post your creations over our facebook group:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/craftyscrappersCC/

You can  participate via mr.linky (at the end of the challenge post)or via facebook,Instagram and even via email.
(While sharing your creation post over the social media, ie Facebook/twitter/instagram
please use   #Craftyscrappers challenge18 to qualify for submission,
failing to do so, the entry would be disqualified.) 

Do participate and stand a chance to win the amazing goodie bag!

Looking forward to your participation in the challenge.

 

Happy Crafting!!

 

 

VANI

 

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3INTERACTIVE 3D CARDS: using CS goodie bag!

Hello Wonderful people,
This is Uma Didwaniya, winner of the

CHALLENGE#16:”Sparkle It Up”

and today i am at Craftyscrappers blog to share with you my inspirations as a GUEST DESIGNER, for the month.
I have some beautiful interactive 3d cards that i made using the products from
my fabulous goodie bag that i won recently.

 

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This is the fabulous goodie bag that i won for the challenge, that has some awesome products that are so versatile and most importantly is “made in india”.

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The winner,GOODIE BAG has a wide range of products,
that is available at the store at a very reasonable rate,
and Craftyscrappers is bringing up more awesome products that are just perfect,
If you are a scrapbooker, a card maker or a mixed media artists!
These products are just  for you!!!!

 

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But before i get into that, let me tell you…
Our challenge for this month of DECEMBER is ongoing.
If you missed our previous post,check it out here…
 

You can create any project using embossing technique.
This embossing can be in any form,wet or dry,on stamps,through stencils or pastes.
it can be a layout, a journal page, a simple card, interactive cards,
mixed media canvas or project, altered art, anything crafty!

  • Last date of submission is 31st DECEMBER,2017

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To win the amazing goodie bag!
(Prize reveal will be up soon!)

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Okay so moving on to the cards that i created are:

 

First project: SHIMMERY LIGHT UP 3D CARD

 

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SOME CLOSE-UPS:

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Second project: INTERACTIVE 3D CARD

 

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SOME CLOSE-UPS:

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Third project: SUPER GLITZY SHAKER CARD

 

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SOME CLOSE-UPS:

 

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I hope you enjoyed the Inspirations and that we have inspired you enough for the challenge for this month “EMBOSSING”

 

Watch out for more in the coming days enter your creations below!
 

Do join us in our challenge!
Don’t forget, there is a maximum of 3 entries per person and it needs to be new work
(so created and posted after this challenge has started).

Have fun with our challenge for which the entries close on 31st December and good luck!

(NOTE:If you don’t see Mr.Linky below, please refresh your page, your browser may not have fully loaded this page.)
If you still have trouble adding your creations for the challenge,kindly drop your creation links/blog links/facebook page link/pictures at craftyscrappers@gmail.com and we will manually add them for you.
And if you want to participate via facebook, you may post your creations over our facebook group:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/craftyscrappersCC/

You can  participate via mr.linky (at the end of the challenge post)or via facebook,Instagram and even via email.
(While sharing your creation post over the social media, ie Facebook/twitter/instagram
please use   #Craftyscrappers challenge18 to qualify for submission,
failing to do so, the entry would be disqualified.) 

Do participate and stand a chance to win the amazing goodie bag!

Looking forward to your participation in the challenge.
love,

 

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CHALLENGE#18:”EMBOSSING” and winners announced for challenge#17:”SKETCH”.

Hello Friends!

Anushree here and I am very happy to bring you this month’s challenge.
The theme for this month is “EMBOSSING

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You can create any project using embossing technique.
This embossing can be in any form,wet or dry,on stamps,through stencils or pastes.
it can be a layout, a journal page, a simple card, interactive cards,
mixed media canvas or project, altered art, anything crafty!

  • Last date of submission is 31st DECEMBER,2017

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To win the amazing goodie bag!
(Prize reveal will be up soon!)

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Lets quickly go through the challenge rules now…
 
 

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  • You can create any project using the embossing technique.
    This embossing can be in any form,wet or dry,on stamps,through stencils or pastes.
    it can be a layout, a journal page, a simple card, interactive cards,
    mixed media canvas or project, altered art, anything crafty!
  •  The most important part is that, you have to USE AT LEAST ONE CRAFTYSCRAPPERS PRODUCT FROM CRAFTYSCRAPPERS STORE to make your project.(It can be anything from the store!!!)
  • CRAFTYSCRAPPERS PRODUCT used should be the FOCUS of your project.
    If you do not have any products from us, You can purchase them from the store.
  • Do tell us in your post what product you have used from our store.
  • Last date of submission 31st DECEMBER 2017
  • Link your projects via Mister Linky shown at the end of the post or through facebook at CRAFTYSCRAPPERS CRAFT CHALLENGES.
    or if you still face trouble to add your creations kindly drop your creations link/blog links/ facebook page links/ pictures at craftyscrappers@gmail.com
  • To submit your creations for the challenge and to share them on social media, please use   #Craftyscrappers challenge18 EMBOSSING to qualify for submission,failing to do so, the entry would be disqualified.
  •  Also go through the general rules Here

So do join in our december challenge to win amazing prizes.
(December challenge prize reveal will be soon up!!!)

 
 
 
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Craftyscrappers have amazing & huge collection of various craft supplies and that too at affordable prices! You can even customize the size of stamps and stencils!
There are lots of supplies to choose from, so go & grab them at great discounts over at:
http://www.craftyscrappers.in
 
 
But before we move on to see the inspirations that our talented Dts have created,
for the current, “EMBOSSING”.
lets talk about the winner of our previous challenge…

CHALLENGE#17:”SKETCH”

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We had a nice number of cards and other crafty creations this month for our NOVEMBER challenge and several email, facebook and instagram entries.
Despite the holidays around the corner…  everyone had a little time to enter the challenge!
we had so many wonderful entries for the November challenge… Lots of sketchy.. sparkly.. and dazzling creations were seen.

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We absolutely adored each and every entry by the talented people
and we had a hard time deciding  the winner.

But the majority of votes that made  the winner for the
challenge#17: “SKETCH” is:

AVNI JAIN

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who created this super gorgeous interactive card… according to the challenge theme.
She has used our stamp set- MERMAID WISHES  to create her make.
Do check out her blog/FACEBOOK, to see how she created it.

And she will receive this “sketchy goodie bag” from us.

 

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A Big Congratulations to You!!!

 
The winner is advised to send an email: craftyscrappers@gmail.com along with your full name and shipping details with in 3 days to claim the prize and information about the winner badge, to put up on your blog/Facebook page.
(Please mention the challenge number in the subject!)
In case of failure another winner will be chosen.
 
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To inspire you to play along with us, in our current challenge#18: “EMBOSSING”
our super talented DT members have created some fabulous projects.
I am sure you will be truly inspired for the current month’s challenge with such creative inspirations.
Let’s have a look at them:

Cute Distressed card by DT Member

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A brief description

On how to create this fun card
 
  • Took a thick white cardstock and folded it into half in such a manner that front side is smaller than back side
  • Using archival ink “Vibrant fuscia” created the background getting a dense shade at bottom and moving with a lighter shade on top
  • Sprinkled few drops of water and removed the excess droplets with tissue
  • Using this cute stamp set “Wishing you Tons of Fun” by Craftyscrappers, stamped the images then colored and fussy cut them.
  •  Added a piece of acetate to the front side of the card using double sided tape
  • Punched the corners of the card 
  • Using “Brick stencil” from Craftyscrappers added the embossing ink using sponge on the cardstock and acetate
  • Added gold embossing powder and heat embossed it. I repeated the process to get a thicker layer
  • Lastly added the images using foam tape and added few sequins and sentiments. 

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Shimmery stenciled card By Dt member

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Last but not the least,

Beautiful Mixed media layout By DT member

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A brief description

  • For this layout I have used Color splash stencil and Distress circle stencil from Craftyscrappers.
  • I used Shimmer paste,Sonoma,Tickled and Pumpkin to create base for the layout first…with these pastes I did wet paste embossing on the layout.The paste dries in next 15 minutes giving a gorgeous 2D embossing effect.
  • Then I pasted mesh fabric with the help of Fun-Foil glue by Craftyscrappers.
  • The Flower is handmade with PREMIUM White Cardstock from Craftyscrappers again and then I painted it using Shimmer spray-Grape juice.
    Leaves are also painted using shimmer spray-bitter lemon.
  • I applied one more top coat of shimmer sprays on overall project after attaching them to desired places.
  • The Mdf’s are also from the Craftyscrappers and painted with prima acrylic colors.
  • Lastly added some gold micro beads here and there on the layout to add shimmer.

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I hope you enjoyed the Inspirations and that we have inspired you enough for the challenge for this month “EMBOSSING”

 

Watch out for more in the coming days enter your creations below!
 

Do join us in our challenge!
Don’t forget, there is a maximum of 3 entries per person and it needs to be new work
(so created and posted after this challenge has started).

Have fun with our challenge for which the entries close on 31st December and good luck!

(NOTE:If you don’t see Mr.Linky below, please refresh your page, your browser may not have fully loaded this page.)
If you still have trouble adding your creations for the challenge,kindly drop your creation links/blog links/facebook page link/pictures at craftyscrappers@gmail.com and we will manually add them for you.
And if you want to participate via facebook, you may post your creations over our facebook group:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/craftyscrappersCC/

You can  participate via mr.linky (at the end of the challenge post)or via facebook,Instagram and even via email.
(While sharing your creation post over the social media, ie Facebook/twitter/instagram
please use   #Craftyscrappers challenge18 to qualify for submission,
failing to do so, the entry would be disqualified.) 

Do participate and stand a chance to win the amazing goodie bag!

Looking forward to your participation in the challenge.
love,

anushree

 

 

 

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BEAUTIFUL FLOWERY PHOTO FRAME : a tutorial using CS Shimmer sprays!

Hello friends,

This is Anushree and today I am on Craftyscrappers blog with a beautiful flowery photo frame.This time I enjoyed using some new supplies from Craftyscrappers  store.

 

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But before I start, let me tell you our challenge for November month is ongoing, if you have missed the previous post check it out here
 

You can create any project using the provided sketch it can be a layout, a journal page, a simple card, interactive cards, mixed media canvas or project, altered art, anything crafty,to participate…

  • Last date of submission is 30th November 2017.

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To win this amazing goodie bag!

 

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Okay so moving on to my tutorial now…
Let me share a picture of the frame first ,
after that will take you through the supplies list and step by step procedure for the same.

 

So here is my completed flowery photo frame.

 

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I cant stop admiring this beauty.
Let me share now step by step making of the same.
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Firstly I made a photo frame using handmade paper.
For making the Frame  i was inspired  by my Dt friend
Deepti Agarwal  who shared a tutorial on Craftyscrappers blog few days back.
You can check her tutorial post here.

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Then I took Mdf embellishment,diamond dust and Bitter lemon Shimmer spray by Craftyscrappers. I mixed the spray and diamond dust in a separate bowl and then stuck on  the Mdf with the help of clear glue.
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(This is how the MDF piece looks,
once the diamond dust and shimmer spray mixture is applied.)

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 Then I broke the embellishment into two pieces
and stuck on the frame with the help of glossy accents.
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After this I made these paper flowers using Premium Card stock – White color by Craftyscrappers. I have used distress inks to color the flower and added some leftover diamond dust. The crystal beaded Pollens were also picked from the Craftyscrappers store.

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After arranging all on the frame, with few more fillers,
this is how my frame looks like.
 
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Sharing some close ups of the frame,
 

 

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 It was great making this frame from super versatile Craftyscrappers products.

 

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Hope you have enjoyed the tutorial.
Do leave some  love and feedback below.Don’t forget to join in our craft challenges,(details at the beginning of the post!)
You can  participate via mr.linky (at the end of the challenge post)or via facebook,Instagram and even via email.
(While sharing your creation post over the social media, ie Facebook/twitter/instagram
please use   #Craftyscrappers challenge17 to qualify for submission,
failing to do so, the entry would be disqualified.) 
 
 

Happy Crafting!!

anushree

 

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EASY BACKGROUNDS WITH FUN-FOILS ON DIFFERENT MEDIUMS: a video tutorial!

Hello everyone,
 
This is Priyanka on Craftyscrappers and I have some simple yet amazing projects to share with you all with a video tutorial… 
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Today I have created three mini art pieces, they are quick and easy and you can use these techniques while making cards, layouts, mixed media projects, canvas or any other altered art.
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But before I start, let me tell you our challenge for November month is ongoing, if you have missed the previous post check it out here
 

You can create any project using the provided sketch it can be a layout, a journal page, a simple card, interactive cards, mixed media canvas or project, altered art, anything crafty,to participate…

  • Last date of submission is 30th November 2017.

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To win this amazing goodie bag!

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Let’s move on  with our tutorial now…
Let me share the picture of my projects,
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I loved the shimmery effect achieved with the Craftyscrappers fun foil,
it is so easy to use and you can use it on different surfaces!
 
To begin with you need following art supplies:
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A brief tutorial on all the three creations:

 

  1. (PROJECT: fun foiled Tissue background )

 

 

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  1. To create the tissue paper background,
  2. I took a piece of cardboard and glued tissue paper to it roughly
  3. Now give it a coat of white gesso…
  4. And spray it with shimmer spray “Sweet Sunshine” from Craftyscrappers
  5. Added diecut houses and sentiment tag to complete the look.
(Further procedure is explained in the video…)
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2.(PROJECT: fun foiled titled background )

 

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  1. For this I have created the background using the same technique with tissue paper.
  2. Then embellished it with flowers and diecuts.
  3. To create the tiles follow the process in video.

(Further procedure is explained in the video…)

 

 

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3.(PROJECT: fun foiled distressed background )

 

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  1. And for this one I just picked some pieces of lace, natural twigs tied with yellow satin ribbon to create a bed for my butterflies.
  2. Background & butterfly making process is also mentioned in video.

(Further procedure is explained in the video…)

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Heres the complete tutorial video: 

 

 

 

 

 

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Hope you enjoyed the tutorial, 
Do leave some love and feedback below.
Don’t forget to join our craft challenges (details at beginning of the post)

You can participate via mr.linky (at the end of the challenge post)
or via facebook, instagram and even via email.

(While sharing your creation post over social media 
via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
please use #Craftyscrappers challenge17 to qualify for submission,
failing to do so entry will be disqualified.)

Happy Crafting!