Monday, 11 August 2014

Mixed Media with Inspired by Stamping

Hi everyone! I'm so glad you could join me today.

I would like to share a card with you that I have made using one of my favourite stamps available at Inspired by Stamping. I have used many techniques for this card and can't wait to share them with you.

Firstly,  created my background. I used distress inks straight onto an acrylic block and then sprtized them with water. I randomly placed them onto my cardstock and then used some paper towel to pat the colour. To speed up the drying process I ran my heat gun over the finished cardstock.





Using the Summer Fun stamp set (New Release), I stamped the umbrella and two sentiments with Versamark and heat embossed using white powder. 




Next I used the wave stamp and used a couple of different colours and repeated my stamping.




Then I used a couple of stencils. One I sponged ink over and the next I used a Gloss Gel medium over the stencil to create texture.


The final touch was having fun by taking a wet paintbrush and added a bit of reinker to it and splattering ink everywhere!

The whole panel was then attached with strips of foam tape.

There you have it! A mixed media card which was lots of fun to make!


I would like to enter my card into the following challenges -

613 Avenue Create - I have used the option for Sights/Sounds/Smells or Tastes of Summer



Thanks so much for looking xx

9 comments:

  1. this is fabulous Kylie. I love there is all this texture yet it is not overpowering, the whole look is still subtle x

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  2. Woo Hoo - looks like it was fun to make too - very nice indeed Kylie

    Kathyk

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  3. Sweet!! Love all your layers of goodness on this beauty Kylie! Loll xx

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  4. Love this, Kylie! Fab textures - and all those splatters :))

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  5. You are becoming a mixed media master :) love the textures ! Thank you for sharing with MMCC

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  6. Very nice technique! Great outcome! Thanks for leaving this in our mailbox here at 613 Avenue Create. We look forward to your next visit to the neighborhood.
    Hugz,
    Chana, Owner

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  7. So much interest, yet monochromatic to let the summer message shine through. Thank you for joining us at MMCC #2 with your creation, teamie.

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  8. lovely patterns and textures/layers! thanks for playing along with us at MMCC :)

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  9. Love the soft blue colors and the beautiful textures.
    Thanks for playing with us at MMCC. Hope to see you with us again in September!

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