Industrial Canvas by Andy Skinner

Supplies:Industrial Canvas_AS_800

From Stampendous:
ASCRS03 Cling Industrial Set
MEM01 Tuxedo Black Memento Stamp Pad

Plus:
Paper Ephemera
Canvas Board
DecoArt Paints and Matte Varnish

Instructions:

  1. Base coat canvas with desired color of DecoArt acrylic paints.
  2. Add layers of additional paint colors until satisfied with background of canvas.
  3. Collect ephemera pieces and  tear randomly to size arranging on canvas. Use Matte Varnish to glue pieces in place.
  4. Stamp Scratch, Rust and Peeled Paint stamps over gathered ephemera with black ink.

Check out Andy Skinner’s YouTube Video here for some of his Mixed Media tips and techniques! (P.S. this video was recorded in the high energy environment of the Craft and Hobby Association Trade Show. If you find it difficult to hear, the video has been closed captioned for your convenience!)

Build a Bouquet Pop Up Card by Kristine Reynolds

Supplies:CRS5074_SSC1214_DCS5074_DCP1001_2_inside_KR_800

From Stampendous:
CRS5074 Build a Bouquet Set
SSC1214 Life Words
H312 Penned Thank You
DCS5074 Build a Bouquet Die Cut Set
DCP1001 Build a pop up die set
CP750 Creative Palette Rounds
CP811 Creative Palette
MPW811 Mixed Media White paper
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
Deco Art Paint Ultramarine Blue, Hansa Yellow, Opaque White
Craft Smart Orange acrylic paint
Copic Markers Y35-Y38-yr68 G000-BG93-BG96-BG99-BG000-C00-C1-C3-T1-BG0000-B41-B45-B32
May Arts Ribbon
Memento Tangelo dye ink
Memento Bamboo Leaves dye ink
Brayer
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Add dollops of paint to the Creative palette and spread with a brayer
  2. Use stamps from the Creative Palette Rounds set and stamp on the palette to remove paint and leave pattern
  3. Press a piece of white cardstock on to the palette and press to cover the paper with the painted pattern
  4. Create the card front by cutting out a 4″ by 4 3/4″ panel of the paper you create and backing it with a slightly larger yellow panel
  5. Add a die cut orange strip to the bottom portion of the panel and tie ribbon around the panel
  6. Adhere the panel to a top folding A2 green card
  7. Stamp sentiment on a white die cut panel with orange ink and adhere to card
  8. Die cut a 4″ wide panel of the painted paper with the Pop up die and adhere to the inside of the card
  9. Stamp Build a Bouquet pieces on white paper with black ink and color with markers
  10. Die cut the pieces out and adhere to the die cut pieces as shown

CRS5074_SSC1214_DCS5074_DCP1001_2_front_KR_800

PenPattern Flutter by Asia King

Supplies:Q212_SSC1205_NKCRS06_CP475_AK_800

From Stampendous:
Q212 PenPattern Flutter
SSC1205 Journal Lines Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
NKCRS06 Cling Marks Set
CP475 Creative Palette Rectangles
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®
TCW 248s Mini Cubist stencil, brayer, water brush, plastic bottle caps (varying sizes), building mega blocks (toys), black chalk pencil

Media: DecoArt acrylic paints or similar (white, gold, black, light yellow, citron green, bubblegum pink);

Tsukineko/Imagine Crafts ink refils: Electric Coral, Electric Yellow, Electric Green, Electric Orange, StazOn Mini Emerald City and Cactus Green inks

Faber-Castell PITT pens: Pink Madder Lake, Dark Chrome Yellow, May Green, Cobalt Green

Instructions:

  1. Trim the white card to A5 size. Create a background using CP475 Creative Palette Rectangles and a brayer, paints, ink refils, building blocks and the stencil.
  2. Using Cactus Green ink stamp the square pattern using the stamp included with your Creative Palette.
  3. Stamp Q212 PenPattern Flutter butterflies with Emerald City ink. Colour in using PITT pens and a water brush, leaving a large block of ‘white’ space. Add shading with the chalk pencil.
  4. Using paints and bottle caps stamps several circles in white, black and gold as shown and add shading with a chalk pencil.
  5. Using Tuxedo Black ink stamp SSC1205 Journal Lines Perfectly Clear™ Stamps in the ‘white’ space. Add finishing touches to the edges with NKCRS06 Cling Marks Set.

 

Build a Bouquet Pop Up Card by Asia King

Supplies:DCS5074_S5074_DCP1001_CRH313_AK_800

From Stampendous:
CRS5074 Cling Build a Bouquet Set
DCS5074 Build a Bouquet Die Set
H313 Penned Anniversary
DCP1001 Build a Pop Up Die Set
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Cardstock by Bazzill Basics®, papers Authentique Harmony ‘Creation’, ribbon (May Arts), white vellum

Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L®: Adhesive Sheets 6×12″, MyStik® Permanent Strips, Thin 3D Foam Squares – Mix White

Inks: Imagive Crafts/Tsukineko® StazOn Mini Ganache, Brilliance Pearlescent Olive, Tea Dye Distress Ink

STAEDTLER® ergosoft® aquarell watercolour pencils, Spellbinders Nestabilities Labels 18 dies

Instructions:

  1. Following instructions from the DCP1001 Build a Pop Up Die Set prepare a base for the pop up card from Authentique papers and add decorative borders using edge dies from the set. Mat over pink cardstock with MyStik® Permanent Strips.
  2. Stamp the vase and flowers from Cling Build a Bouquet Set with Ganache ink onto papers with a plain design and colour in with watercolour pencils.
  3. Die cut the images using Build a Bouquet Die Set and adhere to the pop up tabs.
  4. Die cut one label shape from coordinated paper and add some inking while the shape is still in the die. Stamp Penned Anniversary with Olive ink.
  5. Die cut another label (one size up) from white vellum and adhere to the card base.
  6. Adhere the sentiment panel with Thin 3D Foam Squares over the vellum.
  7. Tie a small bow from a decorative ribbon and crinkle it with a heat tool. Adhere to the card.

 

Hope Sings by Asia King

Supplies:M321_Y030_M322_S7005_CP475_AK_800

From Stampendous:
M321 Hope Sings
Y030 Quill
M322 Spotted Feather
CRS7005 Cling The Look
CP475 Creative Palette Rectangles
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
TCW Mini Cubist stencil, DecoArt Americiana acrylic paints (Bright Yellow, Bright Orange)
Imagine Crafts StazOn Mini St. Valentine and Emerald City inks, Range Ink Distress Inks Rusty Hinge, Spiced Marmelade, Prima Marketing Color Bloom Soft Teal Spray Mist

Instructions:

  1. Create a background using acrylic paints, CP475 Creative Palette Rectangles and MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper.
  2. Press paper partially onto the Creative Palette leaving some spaces white.
  3. Lay the stencil onto the Creative Palette and cover with the paper again, pressing gently to transfer the paint into the gaps.
  4. Lift the stencil off the CP. Lay it on  the page with the painty side down. Rub down to transfer the paint onto the paper.
  5. Allow to dry.
  6. Fill in any white spaces with distress inks.
  7. Stamp different feather images around the page. Stamp the sentiment in the middle.
  8. Add simple borders by swiping an edge of a plastic loyalty card with Emerald City ink and dragging parallel lines along the edges.
  9. Finish the page with random Soft Teal ink splatters.