Sunday, 8 May 2016

Mixed media play

Morning and time for a new challenge at 613 Avenue Create which is ATG/My Sentiments Exactly-use a die to frame/showcase your sentiments and our sponsor is Kitty B designs I was picked for ATG/no twist/no sponsor image.I used a piece of chipboard(picture frame backing)covered it with various colours of acrylic paints(the remains left after grandaughters were painting)knocked colour back slightly with gesso,texture paste through a stencil,stamped a corner stamp with versamark and coated with mica pwd,stamped with a sentiment stamp which was a craft mag freebie,the ladies head stamp is from IndigoBlu,then gesso through sequin waste and circle stencil cut out of card.
not just cards-ATG
craft your passion-ATG
love to scrap-make it girly?
crafty sentiments-ATG
Simon says-stencil it
Pennys challenges-ATG
crafting by design-ATG
cre8tive hands-ATG--------WINNER
crafty catz-female only
Morgans artworld-ATG
simply create too-ladies only
stamping sensations-ATG
country view challenges-use a stencil
anything but cute-celebrate your style
we love to create-anything creative/mixed media
creative artiste-ATG
Fashionable stamping-blots and splashes
Eclectic ellapu-ATG
Thank you for dropping by and hope you can join us
Carol x x


  1. Looks like you had lots of fun making this carol. Lovely x

  2. Stunning mixed media art Carol, well made.xx..xx  {aNNie}

  3. Beautiful work Carol thank you for joining us over on Morgans Art World
    Dianne xx
    MAW CT

  4. Oh WOW this is fabulous; you are so talented :-)

  5. Faboulas card Carol. Love the colours and Faboulas image.
    Best wishes Jules xx

  6. Wow, beautiful Carol! I love the sense of movement that you created, like the wind is blowing...perfect fit for the image! hugs :)

  7. A gorgeous background and beautiful stamping on this canvas Carol, very creative.

  8. This is wonderful Carol, such beautiful colours in the background and lots of lovely texture! Thanks so much for joining in our Celebrate Your Style challenge at Anything But Cute! Anne xx

  9. Stunning mixed media art. Love the colours and the IndigoBlu lady.
    Hugs, Lisa

  10. great card & so much detail :) xXx

  11. This is gorgeous Carol, a beautiful background.

  12. Thanks for breaking down your process Carol - that is really interesting to me! You certainly have a wide range of skills lady!

  13. Wow Carol this is gorgeous and just right for our challenge.

    Thank you for sharing with us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges.

    Warm crafty hugs from Shirl x x x

  14. Gorgeous! I love mixed media too. All the elements you added are fabulous. Thanks for playing along with us at LTSCB and good luck. Hugs, Robin

  15. All the leftover paints certainly created a magnificent tapestry for this image that is so striking. Love the way you've stroked the colors on, letting some of them fairly glow. Really pretty - needs a frame and display easel to show it off! TFS & Happy Sunday.

  16. Very beautiful....You did a great job making this. Thanx for joining us at Crafty Sentiments, xxx Plony

  17. Love your crafty play, Carol, especially the colored lines, they look like rainbow reflections. :-) xoxo

  18. Oooh! Lovely mixed media masterpiece, Carol! Textures and image are fantastic!

  19. Fantastic Carol love the design. Alison xx

  20. A fabulous project and love the stamp and the lovely layers you have created. Thank you for joining us at Dark 'n. Daring this month, we hope you will join us for our next challenge.

    Crafty Hugs Jen xx

  21. A creation Carol, great inking and stamping and texture as well.

    Many thanks for sharing with us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges.

    B x

  22. This is absolutely gorgeous!! I love the colors and all of the details!! It's so beautiful!! Thanks so much for playing along at Anything But Cute!!

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  23. Lovely mixed media project! Thanks for sharing with us at Stamping Sensations!
    Viv (DT)

  24. WOW! What a fantastic layout? Lots of texture and colours and layers. Really lovely. Love it. Thanks for playing along Simon Says Stamp Stencil It challenge :)
    Gayatri xx

  25. Bet you had a messy time, but what a stunning creation. Thanks for joining us over at Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge Jean DT XXX

  26. love love the colours and texture
    thanks for joining our challenge over at
    Debbie Dt

  27. I love your media play creations. what a wonderful way to have fun and express yourself. Having fun with inks and paints with no worries. right? :D Beautiful work of art.

  28. I was just looking at that same silhouette stamp yesterday, trying to decide what to make with it. You made great use of it; your project is inspirational. :)
    Thanks for joining Eclectic Ellapu’s May challenge!

    -DT NieNie

  29. Such a beautiful creation,super for our female challenge.

    Thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Catz.

    Tracey DTxx

  30. Thank you so much for entering our challenge over at Creative Artiste Mixed Media Challenge Blog, we hope to see you join in again...

    Hugs Rhonda DT & Owner xxx

  31. Carol, such a beautiful creation. Thank you for sharing it on Cre8tive Hands Friends.

    Congratulations!!!!! You have won!! Please message me to claim your prize.
    Email me on

    Michelle xx

  32. A fabulous creation, Carol! Thanks for joining us at Stamping sensations this month and good Luck!

  33. Gorgeous project hunni thanks for join in the fun with us, hugs Aly xxx

  34. BEautiful make, that background is fab! Thanks so much for joining our 'Anything Creative/Mixed Media Goes' challenge at We Love 2 Create
    Claire xx

  35. great mixed media make Carol - thanks for joining us at Country view challenges this month and good luck! Hugs rachel x