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YOU ARE SO JAW-SOME STAMP CARDS: a step-by-step tutorial!

Hello Craftyscrappers fans!Vinita here! and today im here to showcase some inspirations  using the fun-filled
You are so Jaw-some stamp set, and stencils from our current Release!

 

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

Challenge#21:” FESTIVAL OF COLORS”

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You can create Cards, layouts, a journal page, Canvases, interactive/3D cards,
mixed media, altered art…anything crafty,With the FESTIVAL COLORS in it!
(Don’t forget to add the touch of GOLD or SILVER to your creations!)
But keep in mind, Craftyscrappers products as focus.

 
  • Last date of submission is 31st MARCH,2018

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To win the amazing goodie bags !

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CARDS#1 
Underwater Ocean scene!

 

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I created this card as a Belated Birthday card for my friend.
As she love sharks and movie “Jaws”, so I created a special card for her!

So i created my underwater Ocean scene using
You are so jaw-some stamp set for Craftyscrappers.
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I have to say they are freaking adorable!
And there are all sort of details that make them one of a kind,
great tiny elements and so much fun to color. 

along with Craftyscrappers Premium white Cardstock 

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Which is a double-coated matt finish carstock, Ideal for stamping/Embossing/Distressing.
The cardstock is around 200gsm in thickness and have a Smooth surface allowing for blending while using markers or water colors.

 

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I stamped the shark images on the Premium white CS from CS in jet black Archival ink and colored them with my copic markers and created a textures of tiny dots for more interest and dimension.

 

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 At the outer edges I gave a thin coat of lighter grey copic marker and fussy cut them. The white sheet is so smooth with Mat finish, love the results and enjoyed coloring my image with markers! You must have this awesome white CS to give it a try!!!

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Then on white card base to create my underwater scene, I drew a big stone at the bottom with my pencil and stamped some ocean weeds, coral reef images and all tiny elements. Colored them with my copic markers again.
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I left the top space blank and applied different DI -Tattered rose, Salty ocean, mermaid lagoon, blueprint sketch using finger daubers to create an ocean scene. Then I blended some DI at the leftover blank space and flicked it with some water droplets. 
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Wow, love the amazing outcome, its look like real ocean edge and at the top most with different shades of blue hues!
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Created a speech banner with a cute sentiment holding by a jaw-some shark and created the whole scene!

 

 

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I carried away the sentiment inside with Birthday wishes.
Stamped the Ocean waves using two shades of DI with a message bottle.
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I had so much fun making this card, I adore the ocean Pals.
You can create so many fun cards for different occasions using this one stamp set,
The possibilities are endless!
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CARD#2
You are so Jaw-some
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Firstly I used my glittery paste leftover on the stencil from my last holi festival card, I keep that scrap sheet for my next creation and  I used it here!

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I quickly placed my stencil on a white CS upside down and pressed firmly and used Ocean Waves Shimmer Spray through the stencil.

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(Important Tip:  Always try to use your products in an innovative style and never waste them!)

 

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On a black card base I placed this stenciled panel and added a vellum sheet on it for the visible soft effect.

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 Using waves images from the You are so Jaw-some stamp set I stamped them in mermaid lagoon DI to create some ocean waves. Watercolored them using blueprint sketch and mermaid lagoon DI and fussy cut them. At the bottom panel, I added that ocean waved panel with  foam dots.

 

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Now time to stamp my shark images. I picked up two of the different images from the You are so Jaw-some stamp set. This time I heat embossed my images in Metallic Gold Sparkle EP. Using Soul eggplant and Ocean waves Shimmer spray colors from CS, I watercolored them, easily blended with water and added some tiny dots at the upper body part of the shark images. Added those googly eyes to look like more real! Adhered them with foam dots.

 

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Added some sea foam waves on the white part of waves for more dimension using Snow Marker and heat embossed them!
Added a sentiment on a black strip in Metallic Gold Rich Pale EP and finished it off with some water dew drops blings!

 

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Card 3

Have a FIN-Tastic day Friends
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Now for this card, once again I used my  Splash stencil as a background creator
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which I used in my second card. Before drying those DI, I quickly sprayed some water and placed my inked stencil upside down on a leftover piece of Premium white cardstock from Craftyscrappers.
Get the awesome monochrome marble effect of splashes, love it!!!
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By stamping these adorable shark images from You are so Jaw-some stamp set on a vellum sheet and heat embossed in opaque bright white EP, fussy cut them.

 

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Die cut some inverted scalloped frames included some from white foam sheet to give some dimensions to my layers.

 For the sentiment I die cut Friend script out of a white foam sheet to make a good stack. Before I die cut my top layer, I added some sticky sheet to the paper. That way I added Sizzling Silver  foil from CS for the sentiment. 

 

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 I added  have a fin-tastic day sentiment from the same set in jet black.

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Well peeps, that’s all from me today. Hoping you all enjoyed my Jaw-some Cards today!!!

Don’t forget to check out our previous blog posts for more inspiration and ideas.
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 challenge21 to qualify for submission,
failing to do so, the entry would be disqualified.) 

Have a blessed day!
Happy Crafting!

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Challenge#21 REMINDER &DT INSPIRATIONS.

 Hello Crafty peeps!
This is Konica and I am  back at craftyscrappers blog today on behalf of all our Talented and hardworking DTs, with their fabulous inspiration projects which is based on,
“FESTIVAL OF COLORS”
theme to inspire you all with the current challenge.

if you have missed the previous post check it out here:

Challenge#21:” FESTIVAL OF COLORS”

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You can create Cards, layouts, a journal page, Canvases, interactive/3D cards,
mixed media, altered art…anything crafty,With the FESTIVAL COLORS in it!
(Don’t forget to add the touch of GOLD or SILVER to your creations!)
But keep in mind, Craftyscrappers products as focus.

 
  • Last date of submission is 31st MARCH,2018

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To win the amazing goodie bags !

 

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Okay lets see the Inspirations by our Dts one by one now….

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MIXED MEDIA MULTI PAGE ART JOURNAL SPREAD & TAG
By DT Member

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 Today I have a MIXED MEDIA page art journal spread and a tag to inspire you all for the current Craftyscrappers Challenge.

 

(MIXED MEDIA MULTI PAGE ART JOURNAL SPREAD)

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A Brief tutorial
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MIXED MEDIA MULTI PAGE ART JOURNAL SPREAD)

 

  • I took 4 card-stock from Craftyscrappers and tear it from middle just to make hole of different sizes, as you can see in image.
  • I started coloring from bottom page using Craftyscrappers shimmer sprays, for 1st layer I used “Rusty Denim” , For 2nd layer used “Sweet Sunshine”, for 3rd layer I used “Dancing Peacock
  • and for 4th layer I used texture paste and created texture using stencil called “Geometrical patterns” and after it dries completely I colored the page using “Juicy Watermelon“, “Sweet Sunshine”, and “Rusty Denim” from darker shade to lighter shade.
  • In this step I distressed the torn parts using “Greasy Charcoal” chalk paint, this way pages will have depth and I also stamped dotted pattern stamp around the torn area, for this I used “INSPIRE” stamp set, I follow this stamping process for all the 4 pages. (for reference have a look on final page)
  • Distress all the 4 pages using black ink and glue them together but instead of using foam tape, I used chipboard so that it will have dimensional look.
  • I stamped girl image from “Happy HOLI” Stamp set, Colored it using watercolor and fussy cut the image & place it on the page as if that girl is coming from colored layers (That’s what my concept was) To lift up the girl image I used 2 to 3 layers of chipboard behind it.
  • I also spread silver glitter behind the girl image and to the front page I spread just a little amount of “Tinted Gold” shimmer paste using palette knife to add shine and sparkly look,
  • After this I stamped the quote (saying) stamp image from “HOLI” Stamp set, Fussy cut that image and adhere on the page using double sided foam tape.
  • Later on this page added flat back gems randomly to have a elegant look, And Voila!!! our multi-page Art journal spread is complete.

 

 

(MIXED MEDIA TAG)

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A Brief tutorial
(MIXED MEDIA TAG)

  • I took Packaging cardboard and made cut-out of tag of 5 inches by 3 inches and glue down broken brush head on it.
  • Then I paste metal butterfly just to hide broken part of brush and also added sea-shells, art stones and micro beads. (Seed beads, micro beads, art stone works as a filler and also
  • In this step I covered entire tag with gesso and after gesso dries completely.
  • I colored the tag using “Tasty Tortilla” and “Muddy Pool” shimmer sprays.
  • I used gesso again just to add highlight little bit, in this step I took very little amount of gesso on dry brush and apply so that dimensional elements get highlighted.
  • Distress the edges and then added Shimmer paste using pallet knife.
  • Stamped sayings from “INSPIRE” stamp set and finished this tag.

 

 

 

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COLORFUL SPLASHY CARD
By DT Member

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 Today I have a colorful splashy card to inspire you all for the current Craftyscrappers Challenge.

 

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A Brief tutorial

  • I took A2 size white card stock, then stamped the splashes with ” Celebrate Holi” stamp set using distress inks in rainbow colors.
  • After that I splattered it with different colors including black.
  • Once satisfied, added the stamped sentiment from same stamp set and Birthday die cut out.
  • Completed it by adding some clear sequins here & there.

 

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COLORFUL CARD & TAG
By DT Member
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 Today I have a colorful card and a tag to inspire you all for the current Craftyscrappers Challenge.

COLORFUL CARD

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A Brief tutorial
(COLORFUL CARD)

 

FUN AND COLORFUL TAGS

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A Brief tutorial
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FUN-FILLED  CARDS
By DT Member


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 Today I have two colorful and fun-filled Cards to inspire you all for the current Craftyscrappers Challenge.

 

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(YOU FILL MY DAYS WITH COLOR CARD)

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A Brief tutorial
(YOU FILL MY DAYS WITH COLOR CARD)

 

  • I started with stamping some cute pichkari images from the Celebrate Holi Stamp set in Jet black Archival ink. 
  • Colored these images using different Shimmer Sprays Sour eggplant, Ocean waves, Bitter lemon, Sweet pumpkin and one DI- candied apple and one Memento dye ink- Dandelion using water. Fussy cut them.
  • On a stitched textured white CS, at the top I carefully stamped the Splash image three times overlapping them from the Celebration Holi stamp set using Different DI and slightly spritzed it with water bottle. Love the faded dripping colorful result. Then once again I stamped those splashes using same DI for the good impact result.
  • Die cut a scalloped circle out of black CS and black foam sheet. 
  • In the center I created my own sentiment using same stamp set again, this stamp set included so many cute text sentiments!
  • You Fill My Days With in jet black Archival ink and Colors in using different DI.
  • Now placed all the elements to create my colorful festive scene with fun using foam dots.
  • In the end, placed this panel on a colorful Plaid PP and adhered it on a white CS. And slightly applied some tinted gold SHIMMER PASTE for glittery impact with my brush for little sparkle.

 

 

GLTTER-ED AND COLORFUL SWEET WISHES CARD

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No festival can complete without sweets so here is a colorful background card with sweet Gunjiyas and sparkly splashes!
A Brief tutorial
(GLTTER-ED AND COLORFUL SWEET WISHES CARD)
  • On a piece of Craftyscrappers premium white cardstock,  I placed the Splash stencil and applied Tinted Gold Shimmer Paste through it.
  • Blended different DI-Candied apple, carved pumpkin, lucky clover, twisted citrus, fossilized amber, wilted violet, seedless preserves, salty ocean and mermaid lagoon to create a colorful background.
  • Stamped the image of thali with gunjiyas using Jet black Archival ink from the stamp set, “Celebrate Holi“.
  • I colored the thali using Creamy Cantalope Shimmer paint(Pearl Finish) and colored the sweet image using DI- fossilized amber and carved pumpkin.

 

 

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STRETCHING THE STAMPS IN A CREATIVE WAY : A CARD & TAGS
By DT Member
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 Today I have a fun and colorful project to inspire you all for the current Craftyscrappers Challenge.

I have tried stretching my stamps in a very extraordinary way.The stamp set was designed for Holi festival but now as the festival is over I was confused how to make something out of it and that’s where this technique of stretching the stamps clicked to me.

 

STRETCHING THE STAMPS IN A CREATIVE WAY : A CARD

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A Brief tutorial

 

  • I have used the triangle geometric shape in the stamp set,”Celebrate Holi”  which was actually representing gulal(Holi Powdered color) on the stamp set to create my background first with Distress oxide inks in various colors.
  • After that I have used You die and made a diecut on the finished background.
  • Took that diecut out and replaced it with same white cardstock diecuts thrice,
  • lastly topped the original distress oxide inked  diecut.
  • The sentiment is from same stamp set, “Celebrate Holi“.
  • stamped with Black Archival ink.
  • Lastly attached Cup sequins to adorn the card.

 

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So that’s all for today! We hope you’re inspired!
Do leave some love and feedback below and we will be back soon for more inspirations!
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 challenge21 to qualify for submission,
failing to do so, the entry would be disqualified.) 
Watch out for more in the coming month and enter your creations through the link at the beginning of the post, that will take you to the challenge entry.

Have Fun creating,
Happy Crafting!
 
 
 
Thank you,
konica
 
Craftyscrappers Team

 

 

 

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TWO GORGEOUS CARDS USING Create-A-Flower(roses) & clocks n numbers stencil- TUTORIALS & FLIP-THROUGH VIDEOS.

Hello everyone!

Vinita here!

Hope you all are well and getting more time to explore the old and new techniques
of crafting , well i am sure you all are., and that our inspirations and craft videos are inspiring you all to get your crafty gears on!!!

We recently had our March Product release over at facebook and blog,

You can find all of the awesome new products right here at Craftyscrappers store!
Do check them out and stock your supplies as they are all available at a launch sale price, so hop to our store, and place your order, before the supplies are out of stock!
 
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Before moving on with my inspirations, let me share with you my
MARCH DT KIT’2018 that i received:
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In my March DT kit, I received some really awesome and one of a kind stencils,
To name a few, there was, Abstract patterns stencil, then Splash stencil,fading pattern mini stencil and Create-A-Flower(roses) stencil.

The Create-A-Flower(roses) stencil from Craftyscrappers offers a wide creativity options, they come with “elements” that you can use as masks and create stunning projects and the size of flowers are just perfect!!!
here’s how it looks:

 

Create-A-Flower(roses) stencil

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I was eager to try them out the Create-A-Flower(roses) stencil as the layered roses impact is very trendy and popular nowadays. It is a bit tricky and requires a lot of practice. But After some successful attempts I managed to get some pretty roses.
I decided to fussy cut and use the good ones to make a card.

So lets begin with our tutorial now….

 

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

Challenge#21:” FESTIVAL OF COLORS”

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You can create  Cards, layouts, a journal page, Canvases, interactive/3D cards,
mixed media, altered art…anything crafty,With the FESTIVAL COLORS in it!
(Don’t forget to add the touch of GOLD or SILVER to your creations!)
But keep in mind, Craftyscrappers products as focus.

  • Last date of submission is 31st MARCH,2018

 

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To win the amazing goodie bags !

 

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Okay so moving on to my tutorials now…

 

 

Card#1- Pretty Roses-Watercolor effect!

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Below is my take and trial methods I did.
I took  some clicks step wise to make it clear how to use them.
This is the direct impact of Create-A-Flower(Roses) stencil to make you the concept clear.
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 To begin with,I used heavy whisper white CS and the  Altenew inks in the tones of purple and green to achieve a good result. You can use any dye inks but it should be various shades of same color family. I started with light to darker shades.
You can use pigment inks too but I refer for the best result to use dye inks only.
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Place the stencil step wise as shown in the pics.
 
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There are 3 rose elements too for masking.
I placed one of them according to the given size and added those leaves.

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Here’s how the final cut pieces looks:

 

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 In all I love this stencil set!
With little practice, roses were easy to align and love the final result after fussy cutting, so beautiful!
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Then i Die cut a scalloped circle frame 2 times out of white CS and a white foam sheet, made a stack. Now using my die,
I placed Abstract Pattern stencil on my white card base and applied dye ink.
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Now placed the stack of die cut scalloped circle
and added some splatters using Midnight magic shimmer spray for more interest and fun.
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The sentiment Hugs is a Pre die-cut from
Craftyscrapper Die cut set- “SMILE TOGETHER” in black
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and finished it with some enamel dots!
Here’s how the final card looks:
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The inside view:
Happy Birthday sentiment is from Doodly Blooms stamp set.
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I have a short-flip-through video of my final outcome!
(at the end of the post!)

Hope you enjoyed this beautiful creation! 
In case you have any query, I would be happy to help you out.

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Card#2: Time 2 Explore-MIXED MEDIA TECHNIQUE

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This is a popular panel theme card in mixed media style. I never plan out for my cards. I just started with 3 panels out of a textured white CS. 

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Using CS clock and numbers stencil I applied 3 different Memento dye inks to create my wall clocks.

 

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 Then added another layer of CS Damask stencil in soft green!
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I die cut some flowers and on a craft mat, sprayed those flowers with CS Shimmer Sprays Ocean waves and Sour eggplant, love the shimmery result.
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 The MDF fairy is gesso first and then highlighted with
 CS Shimmer paint Royal Baby.
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 Die cut some more different elements. The sentiment explore and number 2 die cut 3 times to make a good stack and on a top layer applied glossy accent for dimension. Now added all them to create the whole scene on a textured white card base. In the end added some shimmery splatters and applied gesso and shimmery paint to highlighted the flowers with more dimension.

 

Here is the end result.

 

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Here’s The combined Flip-through video for both of my cards:

 

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Well peeps, that’s all from me today. Hope you all enjoyed today’s projects.

Don’t forget to check out our previous blog posts for more inspiration and ideas.
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 challenge21 to qualify for submission,
failing to do so, the entry would be disqualified.) 

Have a blessed day!
Happy Crafting!



Happy Crafting!

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MIXED MEDIA ALTERED SHADOW BOX USING SHIMMER SPRAYS: A step-by-step tutorial.

Hello!! My Arty and Crafty Friends,
This is DT Archana here, on the blog today.
And i hope you guys have enjoyed the festival of Holi with lots of colors,
today I have come up with an idea of colorful and vibrant project for you all.

But Before moving on with my STEP-BY-STEP tutorial, let me share with you my
MARCH DT KIT’2018 that i received:

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I am so in love with the products, the Stamps are one of a kind,with beautiful designs and are of high quality, They have come up with lots of mixed media stamps, which i totally love! then there are the shimmer sprays  which are a must have, such vibrant colors they are available in, with the touch of shimmer ,jazzes up makes each and every project, The good thing about these vibrant sprays are that they can be used in multiple surfaces.(Trust me, i have tried them on different surfaces, paper,wood,mdf,chipboard-and they work like a charm)
The stencils on the other hand are super quality with amazing designs, a crafter has the option to select the sizes, whether small or big and they have lots of mixed media stencils too, not to mention the layered stencils-ohh i love them!
And then there are these awesome chalk paints that are also my favorite, you can use them for backgrounds or even use them with stencils to add dimensional touch to  your projects, isn’t that amazing!!
You can grab all of these at the Sale price over at our store, before the sale ends and the products go out of stock!

 

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Im sure, you all are pretty excited about our craft challenges, which is ongoing for this colorful  month of MARCH…
if you have missed the previous post check it out here:
 
 

Challenge#21:” FESTIVAL OF COLORS”

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You can create  Cards, layouts, a journal page, Canvases, interactive/3D cards,
mixed media, altered art…anything crafty,With the FESTIVAL COLORS in it!
(Don’t forget to add the touch of GOLD or SILVER to your creations!)
But keep in mind, Craftyscrappers products as focus.

 
  • Last date of submission is 31st MARCH,2018

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To win the amazing goodie bags !

 

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Okay so moving on to my tutorial now…

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So for my tutorial today, i have come up with an idea of colorful and vibrant project,
as accordance with the festival of colors-Holi.
And i will be demonstrating you, how i have created this vibrant looking altered mixed media shadow box, from start to finish.

 

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Here is the final shot of the project which we are going to create today:

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First i took chocolate box dividers and glued it on thick cardboard and also glue down at cross junction in between to have more strength, as you can see here in picture below, (Here you can create this type of layout using thick cardboard as well)

 

 

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Next I took 8 bottle caps and place them into the slots and fixed with the help of glue gun as shown in picture, but here its all up to you to select the slots as needed and also add few more caps if you want.

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I added melted glue in manner as if its flowing out or dripping out from caps, that’s what my whole concept was, i use hot glue gun to get that effect here, all you have to do is just tilt the project and start adding glue and it will flow down easily….

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If you are new to mixed media then gesso is first thing you should have in your supplies list because its a primer, and in mixed media when we add different elements we need to prime those for the next step that is coloring so that those elements won’t absorbs colors, okay so moving ahead, after glue dries completely, I cover entire project using gesso and also added art stones..

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I colored entire project using different shades of newly launched Shimmer sprays from Craftyscrappers, I used “Grape Juice“, “Rusty Denim“, “Sweet Sunshine“, “Dancing Peacock“, “Juicy Watermelon“, “Tasty Tortilla“, “Muddy Pool
(Color order is from Left to right), you can do coloring as you like at different slots with wide range of shimmer sprays available in Craftyscrappers Shimmer Sprays list of items.

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I used gesso again just to add highlight little bit, in this step I took very little amount of gesso on dry brush and apply here and there as you can see in below snapshot…

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Added black color shading around the dimensional color flow & also to the outside of art stones, and then added Shimmer paste using pallet knife just to add more shine, sparkle to the project, this step will bind the project together.

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I took heart shape and spread Craftyscappers shimmer paste “Tinted Gold” all over it, Hold for a moment and just look at this beautiful shine and sparkle, Shimmer paste is must have product if you are glitter and sparkle freak like me 😉

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In this step I distress the edges of heart shaped and wrapped white thread around it randomly & finish this project by adding sentiment from Craftyscrappers stamp set “Holi Sentiments” and also coated corners of bottle caps with black shade just to add extra depth for dripping color shades…. and boom!! your project is ready.

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Hope you guys have enjoyed this tutorial, I will be back soon with some new inspirational project and art techniques… Don’t forget to check out our previous blog posts for more inspiration and ideas.

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 challenge21 to qualify for submission,
failing to do so, the entry would be disqualified.) 

Have a fabulous Day!
Happy Crafting!

 

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MIXED MEDIA TAGS USING CS STAMPS,SPRAYS N STENCIL: a video tutorial!

Hello everyone,
This is Aditi and Sunila mahajan and today we are on Craftyscrappers blog
 with a video tutorial on mixed media tag using Craftyscrappers,
Shimmer sprays, stamps and Stencils.
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We had so much fun creating this tag using craftyscrappers awesome products, especially the shimmer sprays… they are so unique and versatile.
The colors not only blend nicely but you can also mix these sprays to create new sprays.. isn’t that great.
We would also like to say, Our DT TERM with craftyscrappers has come to an end, but we had so much fun being in the team.

So we would once again  like to thank, Konica and the whole Craftyscrappers Team for being the Best… for always supporting our ideas, encouraging us to spread our wings… motivating us on every step and most importantly, treating us  like a family.

 

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I hope you will get inspired and participate in our current challenge,

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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Do read the challenge rules at the beginning of the post, the link will take you straight to the challenge post, where you can enter via Mr.linky.

We would love to see your creations… 🙂 

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So back to the Video tutorial now.. 🙂

 

But before moving to the Video tutorial ..
 
Let me share the picture of my MIXED MEDIA TAG:
 
 
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Check out our  MIXED MEDIA TAG Video tutorial:
 

 

 

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!

 

 

aditi and sunila