Friday, 13 February 2015

Honesty

I've been playing with stencils again, layering them up mixed media style for this card.  I had great fun getting messy with inks, paint and Sparkle Medium.
 The first stencil I used was the Clarity, honesty one, I taped it down over a sheet of Gelli card and applied Distress Inks in Shaded Lilac, Dusty Concord and Picked Raspberry, with a Clarity dusting brush, then spritzed with water for a slightly mottled look.  Once dry, I applied a tiny amount of Royal Purple Sparkle Medium with Cut 'n' Dry Foam, just to catch the edges of the design.
The next stencil on was a spotty Clarity one, I simply sponged some silver acrylic paint through that.
The final stencil used was a That Special Touch, chevron design, through which I applied some Candyfloss Pink Sparkle Medium, in a rough, patchy way.
Once the piece was dry, I trimmed it down, matted it onto matte silver card, and popped it onto a 7x7 card blank, the corners of which I had dusted with Distress Ink to match those used in the main panel.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Simply Create Too - #79 - Anything Goes
Sister Act - #93 - Anything Goes
Crafty Gals Corner - #6 - Anything Goes
Lisa B - Inked Background Techniques
Creative Card Crew - #80 - Glitter

10 comments:

  1. Hello Wendy, that is a terrific card & I like that stencil. Thanks for joining the Lisa B Designs challenge.

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  2. Hi Wendy, wonderful card, what wonderful colours and images, love it, Kate x

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  3. Fantastic project love the colour combo Ginny x

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  4. What an amazing card...love your beautiful design. Thank you so much for playing along with us at Simply Create Too.

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  5. fab card Wendy! Love the zigzags and your glitter! Thank you for joining us at Creative Card Crew glitter challenge! Irene DT xx

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  6. Pretty card with beautiful stenciling. Love the colours.
    Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Gals Corner. I hope to see you again soon. Good luck!
    Hugs,
    Lena - DT
    Lena’s Creations

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  7. Beautiful card!!! Love colors. Thanks for playing along this week at Crafty Gals Corner!!!
    Agnieszka DT

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  8. Stunning design, the colours are lovely, thank you so much for playing with Simply Create Too.

    Warm hugs
    Maarit

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  9. gorgeous
    Thanks for playing with the Sister act challenge card Fanny (SACC DT)

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