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Eclectic Charms Steampunk Mona Lisa Necklace by Debbie Cole

Supplies:SSC1217_ASCRS02_DC_800

From Stampendous:
SSC1217 Eclectic Charms Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
ASCRS02 Steampunk Set
SAS303 Royal Heart Stack Art Kit
FRL03 Copper Lux Mix
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Americana® Burnt Umber, Lamp Black, Medium Flesh, Raw Sienna, Snow White, True Blue, and True Ochre Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Easy Float by DecoArt®
Matte Medium by DecoArt®
Large Circle Bezel by Art Mechanique
Cosmetic Sponges
Watch Parts
Bubble Palette
Paper Palette
Paper Towel
All Purpose Glue
Chain Necklace
Jump Rings
Beads
Craft Sticks
Disposable Measure Cups
Resin by ICE Resin

Instructions:

  1. This necklace is completed with the layered technique. Basecoat the paper with Snow White, this will help keep it white and not allow it to discolor after the resin is poured. Place the text stamp from the kit and place it onto an acrylic handle. Dampen a cosmetic sponge and remove as much water as possible. Pour a puddle of Raw Sienna out on the palette paper. Pounce the sponge into the paint and then on a clean area of the palette. When you look at the bottom of the sponge it should be covered by paint but you should still be able to see the texture of the sponge. Pounce the sponge onto the stamp and stamp onto the mixed media paper. The details should be easily seen and not be too dark. Wash over the entire area with transparent True Ochre. Allow to dry and stamp over this area with the Watch stamp using Burnt Umber. Cut to fit bezel. Coat with matte medium on both sides. Glue into the bottom of the bezel. Mix the resin following the manufacturer’s instructions and pour to coat the image. Allow to harden overnight.
  2. Apply glitter, and watch gears using glue to secure them into place. Allow to dry and add a small amount of resin to cover these items.
  1. Paint a small area of the paper with Snow White. Stamp the Mona stamp onto the dried paper with Lamp Black. Wash the face with Medium Flesh and the dress with True Blue. Cut out the image and coat with matte medium. Glue into position and pour the resin over the image to fill the bezel. Allow to dry overnight. Add charms, beads, and chain of choice using jump rings.

 

Eclectic Charms Bird Necklace by Debbie Cole

Supplies:SSC1217_5_DC_800

From Stampendous:
SSC1217 Eclectic Charms Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
CP475 Creative Palette Rectangles
FRG16C Fuchsia Glass Glitter
FRG10C Shaved Ice
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Americana® Baby Blue, Baby Pink, Cadmium Yellow, Lamp Black, Snow white, and True Blue Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Easy Float by DecoArt®
Matte Medium by DecoArt®
Rounde Silvertone 1/2″ Bezel
Two Part Resin by ICE Resin
Cosmetic Sponges
Bubble Palette
Paper Palette
All Purpose Glue
Chain Necklace
Rhinestone Chain
Jump Rings
Beads
Craft Sticks
Disposable Measuring Cups

Instructions:

  1. Using the small rectangle Creative Palette, place small drops of True Blue, Baby Blue, and Baby Pink on to the palette, roll with brayer and press paper into the palette. Allow to dry and cut a circle to fit the bezel. Coat with mate medium, allow o dry and glue into the bezel. Mix a small amount of Ice Resin following the instructions by the manufacturer and pour just enough to cover the bottom. Sprinkle in mica flakes and glitter. Allow to dry over night.
  1. The stamping and painting will need to be done twice since this necklace is completed with the layered technique. Basecoat the paper with Snow White, this will help keep it white and not allow it to discolor after the resin is poured. Place the stamp from the collection onto an acrylic handle. Dampen a cosmetic sponge and remove as much water as possible. Pour a puddle of Lamp Black out on the palette paper. Pounce the sponge into the paint and then on a clean area of the palette. When you look at the bottom of the sponge it should be covered by paint but you should still be able to see the texture of the sponge. Pounce the sponge onto the stamp and stamp onto the mixed media paper. The details should be easily seen and not be too dark. Repeat this process and stamp the cat a second time.
  1. Using a bubble palette, place about a dime size drop of Baby Pink, Cadmium Yellow, and Baby Blue into individual bubble. Create a mixture of three parts water and one part Easy Float. Mix one part paint with three parts water or enough water to make the paint transparent. Completely mix the paint in the bubble palette so there is no solid pigment. Using a #3 round wash in the blue areas of the bird with Baby Blue, the pink areas with Baby Pink, and the Cadmium Yellow to the beak and tips of flowers. Float to shade the second bird with True Blue and the breast with Baby Pink. Allow to dry and coat both sides of the paper with matte medium.
  1. When dry, cut the first bird and lowers to fit into the bezel. Cut out the second images of the bird and flowers individually. Coat these images again with matte medium. Allow to dry and glue the first image into the bezel. Sprinkle more mica chips and pour resin to cover all the elements. Allow to dry overnight.
  1. Glue the second bird and flowers into position. Mix a small amount of Ice resin again. Pour just enough to cover the images. Allow to dry overnight. Glue rhinestone chain around the perimeter of the bezel. Mix additional Ice Resin and fill the bezel. Allow to harden. Add charms, beads, and chain of choice using jump rings.

 

Eclectic Charms Pop Up Die Double Domino Necklace by Debbie Cole

Supplies:DCP1001_03_DC_800

From Stampendous:
SSC1217 Eclectic Charms Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
DCP1001 Pop Up Die Set
EP226 Champagne Embossing Powder
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
VM001 VersaMark™ Watermark Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Americana® Deep Burgundy Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Dazzling Metallics Shimmering Champagne Gold Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
ICE Resin® Two Part Resin
Cosmetic Sponge Wedges
All Purpose Glue
Chain Necklace
Chain Closure
Eye Pins & Jump Rings
Craft Sticks
Disposable Measuring Cups
Jewelry Tools

Instructions:

  1. Using the smallest and second to largest rectangle dies cut six “of each using a Big Shot or similar machine. Align the large pieces, glue two sets of three together. Glue a bail or eye hook on the top of one set, then glue the two sets together. Paint the sides with Champagne Gold. Place the top into Versamark, sprinkle with Champagne embossing powder, and heat.
  2. Align the small pieces and glue together. Basecoat with Deep Burgundy. Coat with matte varnish.
  3. Place the scroll stamp from the kit onto an acrylic handle. Load the stamp with Versamark and stamp onto the colorized group. Sprinkle with Champagne embossing powder, remove excess powder, and heat. Glue to the base of the pendant.
  4. Mix the resin following the manufacturer’s instructions and coat the pendant. Allow to harden overnight. Add charms, beads, and chain of choice using jump ring.

 

 

House-Mouse® Painting Pals Box by Debbie Cole

Supplies:

From Stampendous:
HMR22 HMR22_DC_2_800Painting Pals
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Americana® Alizarin Crimson, Baby Blue, Cadmium Yellow, Dioxazine Purple, Lamp Black, Mistletoe, Snow White, Tangelo Orange, Traditional Raw Sienna, True Blue, & True Red Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Multi-Purpose Sealer by DecoArt®
Easy Float by DecoArt®
DuraClear Matte Varnish by DecoArt®
Black Microperm 01 Marker Sakura®
Wooden Cigar Box by Viking Wood Crafts
Cosmetic Sponges
Sanding Disc
Paper Palette
Paper Towel
All-Purpose Glue
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Prepare the surface with sealer, sand, then wipe with dampened cheese cloth. Note, it is important that there are not any areas with high wood grain. Sand until smooth. Basecoat entire surface with Snow White. Apply multiple coats until smooth and even. Pull a curvy line appx 1 inch from the sides to create a frame. Draw ameba shapes as paint puddles in the outer frame. Base the outer edges of the lid (going around the shapes) and the remaining box with Lamp Black. Apply a thin coat of matte varnish to the entire box. This will protect the work you have already done plus allow for easy clean-up for the next step.
  1. Place the mouse stamp onto acrylic handle. Dampen sponge and remove as much water as possible. Load with Lamp Black. When using paint on stamps it is important that you do not overload the image. Pour a puddle of paint out on the palette. Pounce the sponge into the paint and then on a clean area of the palette. When you look at the bottom of the sponge it should be covered by paint but you should still be able to see the texture of the sponge. Now quickly pounce the loaded sponge over the entire image and stamp it on the surface. If you don’t like what you have stamped simply wipe it off with a wet wipe! Since you already have a coat of varnish on the surface, it will clean up easily.
  1. Using a bubble palette, place about a dime size drop of Alizarin Crimson, Tangelo Orange, Cadmium Yellow, Baby Blue, True Blue, True Red and Mistletoe in individual bubbles. Mix one part paint with appx three parts water mixed with Easy Float. Completely mix the paint until it becomes transparent. Using a flat shader and/or #3 round brush to wash in the background with Baby Blue, then apply the remaining colors referring to the photo.
  1. Shade each color with full strength paint using a flat brush, with the exception that the leaf and stem are not shaded. Apply a second shade to the yellow areas Traditional Raw Sienna.
  1. Float a transparent shade of True Blue to the ground and True Red to the cheeks of the mice.
  1. Create mice tracks using the marker forming a “Y” with a third line in the center.
  1. Allow to cure 24 hours and then coat with matte varnish.

HMR22_DC_800

Eclectic Charms Steampunk Bird Necklace by Debbie Cole

Supplies:SSC1217_ASCRS02_2_DC_800

From Stampendous:
SSC1217 Eclectic Charms Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
ASCRS02 Steampunk Set
SAS03 Stack Art Royal Heart Kit
FRL03 Copper Lux Mix
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Americana® Fawn, Lamp Black, Raw Sienna Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Dazzling Metallics Shimmering Silver, Copper, Rich Espresso, Royal Ruby Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Matte Medium by DecoArt®
Two Part Resin by ICE Resin
Cosmetic Sponges
Watch Parts
Cogs
Bubble Palette
Paper Palette
All Purpose Glue
Chain Necklace
Jump Rings
Beads
Craft Sticks
Disposable Measuring Cups

Instructions:

  1. This necklace is completed with the layered technique. Basecoat the paper with Snow White, this will help keep it white and not allow it to discolor after the resin is poured. Place the text stamp from the kit onto an acrylic handle. Dampen a cosmetic sponge and remove as much water as possible. Pour a puddle of Raw Sienna out on the palette paper. Pounce the sponge into the paint and then on a clean area of the palette. When you look at the bottom of the sponge it should be covered by paint but you should still be able to see the texture of the sponge. Pounce the sponge onto the stamp and stamp onto the mixed media paper. The details should be easily seen and not be too dark. Wash over the entire area with transparent True Ochre. Allow to dry and stamp over this area with the Watch stamp using Raw Sienna. Cut to fit bezel. Coat with matte medium on both sides. Glue into the bottom of the bezel. Apply a small amount of glue in the two upper edges and bottom of the heart and add a small amount of Lux Mix. Mix the resin following the manufacturer’s instructions and pour to coat the image and glitter. Allow to harden overnight.
  2. Base coat small areas of a sheet of mixed media paper with Shimmering Silver and Royal Ruby. Stamp the Bird Gears once on the ruby section and once on the silver area with Lamp Black. Stamp the mechanical elements to the silver area. Cut out all images and apply one coat of matte medium to both sides of the images. Stamp the gears, the text Steampunk, and the bird with gears onto tracing paper with Lamp Black. Cut out as close as the edges as possible. Glue the silver mechanical elements to the right side of the heart, the cogs, and the images on tracing paper into position referring to the photo. Allow glue to dry and add a small amount of resin to cover these items. Allow to dry over night.
  1. Cut out the bird with its wheels and head feathers and glue onto the first image aligning it. Cut out the silver wing and eye and glue it to the bird. Glue additional watch parts near the bears and the word Steampunk on the right side of the heart. Allow the glue to dry and fill the bezel with more resin. Allow to dry overnight. Add charms, beads, and chain of choice using jump rings.