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


rachel said...

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

aussie aNNie said...

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


Beautiful work Carol thank you for joining us over on Morgans Art World
Dianne xx

Alison59 said...

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

Jules said...

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

Pamellia Johnson said...

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

Rainey's Craft Room said...

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

Redanne said...

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

Lisa Andersson said...

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

~@ngie~ said...

great card & so much detail :) xXx

cotnob said...

This is gorgeous Carol, a beautiful background.

~ginny said...

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

Shirley Chillman said...

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

Robin said...

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

MaryH said...

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.

Plony said...

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

Aimeslee W. said...

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

Donna Ellis said...

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

Fukiai GV atvirukai said...

Stunning project! said...

Fantastic Carol love the design. Alison xx

Jen Thompson said...

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

brenda said...

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

Many thanks for sharing with us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges.

B x

Lisa said...

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

Viv's Visuals said...

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

Gayatri said...

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

Jean said...

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

Debbie Ellis said...

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

Deborah Adams said...

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.

NieNie Sambuco said...

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

Olga Fink said...

xx Olga

Tracey Boley said...

Such a beautiful creation,super for our female challenge.

Thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Catz.

Tracey DTxx

Wheelie Crafty said...

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

Michelle said...

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

Sally H said...

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

Alysha Sheridan said...

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

Claire said...

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

rachel said...

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