Friday, 17 April 2015

3D Masculine project using Australian Birds

Hi everyone. We are showcasing Masculine projects this week at Inspired by Stamping and I have come up with a 3D project to share with you.

I must admit I was quite stuck as I rarely do masculine cards let alone 3D projects. Great way to get me out of my comfort zone!!

I have created a watercoloured kookaburra and then framed it.




I started by embossing my kookaburra with black powder onto watercolour paper and using SU! inks, used a brush to add my colour.





I dried the paint between washes to create different layers of colour.

I really had fun making this little fella and it would be very easy to create a gift box to pop the frame into.






I would like to enter my 'Kookie' into the following challenges -

Uniko - Things with Wings
The Crafter's Cafe - Animal Antics


Thanks so much for looking xx





10 comments:

  1. my goodness Kylie this is gorgeous-I want it!! The colouring of the bird is perfect and I love how you have complimented these colours with the wash-a real stunner and so pleased you joined us at Uniko x

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  2. Wow Kylie you must have been tapping your fingers waiting for this challenge to start!!!
    Well done on being first in with a wonderful project. Superb winged image and stunning colours.
    thanks for playing along at Uniko Studio. Hugs Sarah x

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  3. Such a handsome kookaburra you've created, Kylie! He certainly deserves framing...so eye-catching!
    Hugs~ c

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  4. What a stunning first project into the Uniko Studio Challenge :) Love the Kookaburra and an awesome masculine card too. Hugs Bev x

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  5. Hi Kylie - this is gorgeous. I love the depth of colour with the watercolouring. Such a fab bird too - perfect for you! Thanks so much for playing along with Uniko Studio this month. xx

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  6. Brilliant, love the image and fantastic colouring.
    Elaine

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  7. Love the watercolour background for this fabulous bird image, Kylie! Great to see you over at Uniko Studio :)

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  8. Great job on the watercolour washed background Kylie. LOVE the image of your Kookie! :) He is awesome! xx

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  9. I love kookaburras! This is beautiful! Great background. :-)

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  10. supperrrrrrrrrrrrr Thank you for taking part in the crafter's cafe blog challenge no 112.

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