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Frantage Flowers Poppy Pop Up Die Necklace by Debbie Cole

Supplies:DCP1001_SSC1198_DC_800

From Stampendous:
SSC1198 Frantage Flowers Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
DCP1001 Pop Up Die Set
FRG02C Champagne Crushed Glass Glitter
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Americana® Deep Burgundy, Desert Sand, Lamp Black, Spicy Mustard Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Dazzling Metallics Bronze Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Matte Medium by DecoArt®
ICE Resin® Two Part Resin
Cosmetic Sponge Wedges
All Purpose Glue
Watch Parts
Chain Necklace
Chain Closure
Eye Pins & Jump Rings
Craft Sticks
Disposable Measuring Cups
Jewelry Tools

Instructions:

  1. Using the two largest rectangle dies, tape together, and cut eight “frames” to create the bezel using a Big Shot or similar machine. Glue the frames together to create the depth of the bezel. Basecoat with Bronze.
  2. Cut two large backs for the bezels using craft board or heavy mixed media paper. Glue an eye hook or bail to the top of one of the cuts, then glue the two piece together. Base the back side with Bronze. Do not glue the base to the frame until the first layer of the artwork is completed.
  3. The inside artwork is completed with the layered technique. Cut a piece of media paper using the large die. Base with Deep Burgundy.
  4. Stamp the large flower stamp multiple times over the whitepaper. Place the 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 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 white mixed media paper. The details should be easily seen and not be too dark. Float to shade the flowers that will be on the top layer with Desert Sand Pull lines of Golden Sand + Spicy Mustard(1:1) in the center of the flowers. Cut all flowers with matte medium to seal.
  5. Stamp the base of the die twice with the scroll from the set using Spicy Mustard. Glue to top of base and coat with matte medium. Cut out and glue the first set of flowers on top of the base and trim. Glue the frame into position and allow to completely dry. Mix the resin following the manufacturer’s instructions and pour just enough to coat the image. Sprinkle some glitter into the resin. Allow to harden overnight.
  1. Cut the shaded flowers to the resin and allow to dry. Allow to completely dry. Mix the resin following the manufacturer’s instructions and pour to fill the bezel. Allow to harden overnight. Add charms, beads, and chain of choice using jump rings.

 

Eclectic Charms Floral Necklace by Debbie Cole

Supplies:SSC1217_3_DC_800

From Stampendous:
SSC1217 Eclectic Charms Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
NKCRS05 Kaffee Klatsh Set
FRG16C Fuchsia Glass Glitter
FRG10C Shaved Ice
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
SSH38 Small Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Americana® Baby Pink, Sapphire, Sea Aqua, Turquoise, Wild Orchid Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Dazzling Metallics Shimmering Silver Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Media Fluid Acrylics Interference by DecoArt®
Matte Medium by DecoArt®
Jewelry Component by Industrial Chic®
Two Part Resin by ICE Resin
White Polymer Clay
Clay Circle Cutters
Paper
Patterned Paper
Chain Necklace
Chain Closure
Eye Pins & Jump Rings
X-Acto Knife
Craft Sticks
Disposable Measuring Cups
Jewelry Tools

Instructions:

  1. Begin by kneading the clay so that it is soft and workable. Roll it into a ball and roll the clay out using a rolling pin or acrylic roller to 1/8 inch depth. Spray the round rubber stamp of your choice from the set with a light mist of water and press firmly into the clay. Lift the stamp off the clay. Repeat two more times Cut out the main circle with appx 1 3/4 inch shape cutter. Cut out the center with a 1 inch shape cutter. Cut two more 1 inch circles form the other impressions. Poke holes into both sides 1 inch circles and insert eye hooks that have been trimmed to 1/2 inch.. Bake all the circles according to manufacturer’s instructions. Allow to cool.
  1. Paint over the clay randomly with- Baby Pink, Sapphire, Sea Aqua, Turquoise, Wild Orchid .Wipe off some of the paint using a paper towel to allow the undertones of the to show through. Allow to dry. Wash over all the circles with thinned Sappire allowing the paint to seek into the impressed areas. Allow to dry. Brush Interference Turquoise over all the circles. Allow to dry. Using your finger, wipe on Shimmering Silver to highlight.
  1. Stamp the bouquet twice onto paper. Colorize both with paint for the palette. Glue a piece of cardstock to the back of the circle to cover the hole. Fill the bottom of the hole with the embossing powder and heat set. The inside of the pendant is created using a layered technique. Begin by preparing the paper, sealing both sides with Decou-Page. Allow to dry. Repeat this step. Cut and glue background into place. Mix a small amount of Ice Resin following the manufacturer’s instructions. Pour just a small amount over the image and spread with a disposable paint brush. Allow to harden over night. Cut out lettering and apply brown color pencil around edges. Glue into place and add additional resin. Also use the resin as a varnish by brushing it over the clay. Allow to harden over night. To complete the necklace, combine the elements to form the necklace and attach with jump rings to the pendant.

 

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.