Archive for Mixed Media

Blossom Beauty by Janelle Stollfus

Supplies:

CRS7004_JS

From Stampendous:
CRS7004 Cling Blossom Beauty

Plus:
Tuxedo Black ink by Tsukineko
Black Detail Pen (Optional)
Acrylic Paints by DecoArt
White Gesso by DecoArt
Metallic Lustre by DecoArt
Dimensional Effects by DecoArt
Decou-Page by DecoArt
Square plaque
White tissue paper
Paper scraps
Fabric scraps (i.e. Muslin, cheesecloth)
Lace
Buttons, decorative eyelets
Self adhesive rhinestones
Hemp cord
Paint brush
Sponge
Isopropyl Rubbing Alcohol (optional)
Cleaning cloth
Heavy Medium Gel

Instructions:

  1. Prepare plaque with white gesso.
  2. Glue down scraps of paper, cheesecloth and/or lace onto surface with Decou-Page and dry.
  3. Cover with a coat of white gesso and dry.
  4. Stamp face image onto tissue paper that has a piece of scrap paper underneath if ink should bleed through the tissue paper.
  5. Glue face to plaque and color with watered down paint being careful not to over wet the tissue paper and tear it with the bristles of the brush.
  6. Create locks of hair using strips of solid color fabrics and lace with a layer Dimensional Effects medium. Crumple paper or foil to use as a form for creating dimensional twirls of hair.
  7. Glue hair in place with Dimensional Effects and coat hair with a layer of white gesso. Paint if desired.
  8. Paint background carefully around face and hair in layers either letting them dry completely or rubbing away some layers while wet to show color underneath. 
  9. Add flat adhesive rhinestones around face.
  10. Tip: If you add layers of paint over rhinestones or any non-porous findings, use rubbing alcohol on a cleaning cloth to rub away paint.
  11. Glue cord, buttons and eyelets or whatever findings you choose into the hair for flair. Paint them and add flat adhesive rhinestones to cover holes on buttons.
  12. Add Metallic Lustre Medium around the outer edge of the plaque with a clean cloth.
  13. Go over any stamped lines with a black permanent detail pen to make contrast.

Punkin Ghouls House by Janelle Stollfus

Punkin Ghouls by Janelle StollfusSupplies:

From Stampendous:
M313 Punkin Ghouls
SSC1208 Tricky Words Perfectly Clear™ Stamps
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle
EJS03 Spoonful of Midnight Kit

Plus:
Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
Versamark Watermark Ink by Tsukineko®
Electric Purple by Tsukineko®
Electric Orange by Tsukineko®
Black Gesso by DecoArt
Alcohol Markers by Copic®
(BV000, BV01, V01, V04, V09, V99, RV10, 
RV14, R24, YG01, YG05, YG17, G46, BG000,
 
BG78, YR01, YR04, YR18, YR27, Y13, Y19, 0)

Cardstock by Bazill Basics Paper®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives
Ribbon by MayArts
Paper Mache House
Sponge

Instructions:

  1. Stamp Punkin Ghouls on white cardstock, color and cut out.
  2. Stamp sentiment from Tricky Words on white cardstock and cut out to look like board then color.
  3. Paint paper mache house with black gesso and dry. 
  4. Sponge Electric Orange ink around the roof of the house.
  5. Sponge Electric Purple  ink around the edges of the house walls.
  6. Ink on the corners with a Versamark Watermark inkpad and sprinkle on Spoonful Midnight Kit.
  7. Heat from the inside of the house and roof with a heat tool.
  8. Glue ribbon onto the eaves of the roof.
  9. Add paper tabs to the back of the Punkin Ghouls and Tricky Words cut outs and glue to the front of the house.

Poppy Journal by Cyndi Bundy

Poppy Journal by Cyndi BundySupplies:

From Stampendous:
CRS5048 Jumbo Cling Rubber Poppy
R162 Botanical Blooms
H292 Inspiration Exists
FRC18 Teal Color Fragments
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear™ Acrylic Handle

Plus:
Black Archival Ink by Ranger®
White Gesso Claudine Helmuth by Ranger®
Red Washi Tape by Bella Blvd
Sewing Pattern Paper by Butterick
Landscape Green, Classic Teal, Dab of Yellow, Dash of Red & Charcoal Black Acrylic Paint by Ranger®
Smash Book
Fast Finish by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Apply white gesso to cover of journal.  Let dry.  Add Teal and Green paint to front.  Let dry.
  2. Stamp Leaf sprig onto journal in Archival black ink.  Add more green paint to top center of journal and let dry.  Stamp Inspiration quote onto green area.
  3. Add a strip of torn red washi tape to side of front cover.
  4. Stamp Jumbo Poppy onto white cs in archival black ink.  Paint with watered down red, black, and yellow acrylic paint.  Cut out and attach to journal with Fast Finish adhesive.

Sherlock Cat by Cyndi Bundy

M310_W121_CB_800Supplies:

From Stampendous:
M310 Sherlock Cat
W121 Rattan Weave
CP811 Creative Palette

Plus:
Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
Cardstock by Bazzill Basics Paper®
Copic® Markers (R01, R02, Y00, B000)
Americana® Acrylic Paint by DecoArt®
Zip Dry™ Paper Glue by Beacon Adhesives

Instructions:

  1. Spread acrylic paint on Creative Palette and create desired patterns with Rattan Weave. Transfer pattern to white cardstock.
  2. Mount painted cardstock on a black mat, then a green mat. Mount a smaller piece of painted cardstock on a black mat.
  3. Stamp Sherlock Cat image on white cardstock and color as desired with Copic® Markers.
  4. Mount Sherlock Cat image on black mat.

Butterfly Pattern by Wendy Price

Supplies: by Wendy Price

From Stampendous:
Butterfly Pattern Stamp -P224
Frantage Flowers Perfectly Clear Stamps – SSC1198
Angel Wings Quotes Perfectly Clear Stamps – SSC1201

Plus:
Clear Scrap Mascil
Dreamweavers Embossing Paste
Ranger (Distress Inks, Archival Jet Black)
Spectrum Noir (CG2, CT4, GB3)
May Arts Ribbon
Tsukineko (Memento)
washi tape

Instructions:

  1. Cut stamped image vertically, cutting away butterfly wings.
  2. Stencil design on tag with embossing paste and allow to dry.
  3. When tag is dry, ink with distress inks. Splatter with water.
  4. Stamp floral design and sentiment on tag.
  5. Adhere washi tape and butterfly stamp image to tag.
  6. Embellish with ribbon.
  7. Adhere tag to cardfront.