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I started this blog in April 2012 so I could join Challenges. I am now on some design teams. I hope you like my cards. I started stamping in 1995 but my cards are still mostly cute.
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Friday, 5 April 2019

More Mixed Media - anything goes with optional yellow

More Mixed Media - anything goes with optional yellow - use a little or a lot
http://moremixedmediachallenge.blogspot.com/


I painted journal page with black gesso.  Tried to use moulding paste through star stencil but it was too dry.  Used yellow paint through star stencil.  Added punched stars.
Printed coloured image and sentiment from Princess Sassy Pants sponged torn edges with distress ink and layered on top.  Added star stickers.

I still haven't mastered using stencils - it is a bit messy.

I hope you will go over and see the lovely work by the design team and join in the challenge.

I would like to add my journal page to the following:

Creatalicious 160 - anything but a card
https://creataliciouschallenges.blogspot.com/2019/03/challenge-160-anything-goes-with.html

Love to Craft 33 - anything goes
https://lovetocraftchallengeblog.blogspot.com/2019/04/ltccb-33-april-anything-goes.html

Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
http://ttcrd.blogspot.com/2019/04/new-anything-goes-challenge-ttcrd.html

Try it on Tuesday - Use a stencil
https://tuesdaytaggers.blogspot.com/2019/04/use-stencil-or-two-at-tiots.html

We love 2 Create 4 - anything creative mixed media
Challenge # 4 - Anything Goes Crafting Challenge at We Love 2 Create at Polkadoodles

Word Art Wednesday - anything with an encouraging or uplifting sentiment
http://wordartwednesday.blogspot.com/2019/03/anything-goes-380-381.html


10 comments:

Cath Wilson said...

The joy of stencilling is that it doesn't need to be perfect - you're only adding a backdrop. Yes, it can be messy but messy can be lots of fun! I have a habit of stencilling with paint when I'm in my good clothes, then running through two rooms to get to the sink to wash the paint off, lol. It must look like a panto! Try adding a little water to your paste if it's dry - it's worth a try :-)
It's a lovely backdrop on the black gesso and what a lovely image, with all the hard work done for you.
Thank you so much for sharing with us at Try it on Tuesday.
Cath x

Fikreta said...

It's a wodnerful card!

Sharon Madson said...

Lovely work! So fun to see your creation here all the way from Australia!! Thanks for sharing!

froebelsternchen said...

So cute - a lovely page! Thank you very much for joining in at Try It On Tuesday to play with us! Much appreciated! Happy start of the new week ahead!
Susixxx

pearshapedcrafting said...

I love this page and I'm so pleased you joined us at Try It On Tuesday! If you haven't thrown it away already you could try spritzing your paste with water and closing the lid for a while before giving it a stir - no promises mind!!! Hugs, Chrisx

Meggymay said...

Its a great stencil background for you card and you added a fantastic main image and quote. Thank you for sharing this with us at Try it on Tuesdays.
Yvonne

Cicci said...

Ohhh what a lovely creation!! Love this so much!! Its so wonderful and beautiful!!
Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
HUGS Cicci
TTCRD DT

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Mrs.B said...

A great journal page and the starry stencilling looks great for your image.
Thanks for sharing with us at Try it on Tuesday, Avril x

craftysahmiam said...

Thanks for sharing your journal page with us at Love To Craft; perfect background for the quote

Rhodidodi said...

You have created a lovely project! Thank you for joining us at Creatalicious Challenges.