Thursday, 17 January 2019

Art Journal Page - Create Magic

Today's project is an art journal page created using a gesso resist technique, distress inks and a range of stamps by Lavinia and Cardio:

Strathmore Visual Journal (Mixed Media Paper) 9 x 12"
Golden: Gesso
Tim Holz Mini Stencil: Harlequin
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Distress Inks: Squeezed Lemonade, Crushed Oilive, Peeled Paint, Pine Needles
Baby Wipe
Crafty Individuals: Crackle Background Stamp
Lavinia Stamps: Small Pixies, Moon Pods, Hanging Lanterns
Cardio Stamps: Secret Garden
Personal Impressions Clear Stamps: Garden Chair Scene
Archival Ink: Jet Black, Leaf Green, Cobalt, Magenta Hue
H2O Watercolours: Meridian
Cosmic Shimmer Watercoours: Rose Hue
Posca Paint Pen: White
Sakura: Micron Pen: Black
PanPastel: Phthalo Blue Shade
PanPastel Soft Tools
Stickles Glitter Glue: Diamond

Saturday, 12 January 2019

6 x 6 Challenge - Bright Colours

Today's project is for the 6 x 6" Challenge over on my Facebook group, where the theme this week is bright colours:
Langton Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Prima Water Soluble Oil Pastels
Prima Water Brush
Sequin Waste
Baby Wipe
Tim Holtz Stamps: Dream Text, Pen Nibs, Bitty Grunge, Ultimate Grunge
Classic Stampers Anonymous:  #SCF006
Archival Ink: Jet Black
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Woodware Stamp Positioner
Clear Acetate
Posca Paint Pen: Black
Signo Uni Ball Pen: White

Thursday, 10 January 2019

Art Journal Page - Begin Each Day

My latest creation is an Art Journal Page, created in my Prima Mixed Media Book:

Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Americana Acrylic Paint: Electric Pink
Lumiere Paint: Grape
Dylusions Acrylic Paint: Squeezed Orange, Lemon Zest
Tim Holtz Mini Stencils
Archival Ink: Magenta Hue, Violet, Jet Black
Golden: Gesso
Golden: Matte Medium
Stampotique: Text Background Stamp
Traci Bunkers: Duality Stamp Set
Paper Bag Studios: Heart Stamp
Cosmic Shimmer: Sparkle Texture Paste - Antique Rose
Posca Paint Pen: Black
PanPastels: Magenta, Violet
PanPastel Soft Tools
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam

Saturday, 5 January 2019

6 x 6 - New Year, New Start

Today's project is for the 6 x 6 Challenge over on my Facebook group.  This week's theme is New Year, New Start:

325gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Distress Ink: Faded Jeans, Dusty Concord
Versamagic Chalk Ink: Thatched Straw
Archival Ink: Blue Violet
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Stampin' Up Background Stamp: Linen
Tim Holtz Stamp Sets: Bitty Grunge, Fairytale Frenzy
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Sunburst
Sakura Gelly Roll Stardust Pens: Blue, Purple
Signo Angelic White Pen
Posca Paint Pen: White
Sakura Micron Pen: Black #03
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Woodware Stamp Positioner

Saturday, 22 December 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Glitter

My last Christmas project of 2018 for the 6 x 6 challenge over on my Facebook Group.  This week's theme is glitter and I used a combination of Distress Inks, Winsor & Newton Watercolours, Stamps by Woodware & Cardio, aswell as Posca Paint Pen and Stickles Glitter Glue.

Smooth White Cardstock - 325gsm & 160gsm
Distress Inks: Antique Linen, Tea Dye, Gathered Twigs
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Archival Ink: Leaf Green, Emerald
Prima Clear Stamp: Brick Pattern #551025
Woodware Clear Stamp: Stockings In A Row
Cardio Stamp Set: Branching Out
Technique Tuesday Stamp Set: Magic Of Christmas
Winsor & Newton Artist Watercolours
Prima Water Brush
Posca Paint Pen: White
Stickles Glitter Glue: Diamond
Micron Pen: Black #01
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Pritt Stick

Thursday, 20 December 2018

ATC - Capture Life's Moments

Today's project is an ATC madeusing Distress Inks, Stamps, and collage elements:

Smooth White Card Stock - 325gsm & 160gsm
Distress Inks: Faded Jeans, Vintage Photo
Archival Ink: Cobalt
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Washi Tape
Digital Collage Image: Lisa's Altered Art (On Etsy)
Traci Bunkers: Paperclips Background Stamp
Creative Expressions: Art Sayings Stamp Set
Crafty Individuals: Postal Mark Stamp
Glue Stick
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam

Saturday, 15 December 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Holly

Created for the 6 x 6 Challenge in my Facebook group.  This week's theme is Holly, and I created a piece using Winsor & Newton Watercolours, Prisma Premier Coloured Pencils and stamps by Sheena Douglas.

Langton Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Sheena Douglas Stamp Set: A Little Bit Festive
Archival Ink: Watering Can, Cobalt
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Woodware Stamp Positioner
Winsor & Newton Watercolours:

  • Quinacridone Nickel Azo Gold
  • Paynes Grey
  • Olive Green
  • Winsor Green Yellow Shade
  • Green Gold
  • Cadmium Orange
  • Scarlet Lake
  • Burnt Umber
  • Raw Sienna

Prisma Premier Coloured Pencils:

  • Grass Green
  • Chartreuse
  • Periwinkle
  • Denim Blue
  • Indigo Blue
  • Burnt Ochre
  • Spanish Orange
  • Pale Vermillion
  • Permanent Red
  • White
Posca Paint Pen: White
Brother P-Touch Labelling Machine
Golden Matte Medium

Thursday, 13 December 2018

Mixed Media Art Tag - Dreams Of Today

Today's project is an art tag using stamps from PaperArtsy, a gesso resist technique, and Caran D'Ache NeoColor 2 Wax Pastels:

325gsm & 160gsm Smooth White Cardstock
Golden: Gesso, Matte Medium
Caran D'Ache Neo Color 2 Wax Pastels:

  • Spring Green 
  • Grass Green
  •  Purple Violet
  •  Reddish Purple
  •  Gentian Blue

Archival Ink: Garden Patina, Manganese Blue, Jet Black
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Crafty Individuals: Text Background Stamp
PaperArtsy: JOFY 09 Stamp Set
Creative Expressions (Sam Poole): Art Sayings Stamps
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Prisma Premier Pencil: White
Zest-It Blending Solution
Black Posca Paint Pen
Heidi Swapp Stencil: #HS00838
Decorative Fibres: From Stash

Saturday, 8 December 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Bees

The theme on the Artful Evidence Facebook group this week, is "Bees":

325gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Distress Ink: Tea Dye, Weathered Wood, Stormy Sky, Rusty Hinge, Scattered Straw
Distress Marker Pens: Rusty Hinge, Faded Jeans
Invoke Art Stamps: Honeycomb, Bees, Bee Hive
Cardio Clear Stamps: Tiny Bees
Prima Water Brush
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Woodware Stamp Positioner
PaperArtsy Stamps: Words, Plate 2
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Backgrounds

Friday, 7 December 2018

Mixed Media Cavas - Christmas Tree

My latest mixed media art project is a canvas with a Christmas theme.  Created using patterned paper by First Edition & Bazzill Basics, Americana Craft Paint, Imagination Crafts Poinsettia Stencil, Golden Heavy Body Paint, Lumiere Paint, Stickles Glitter Glue & Liquitex Light Modelling Paste.

5 x 7" Board Canvas
Americana Craft Paints: Light Buttermilk, Cranberry Wine, Pansy Lavender
Archival Ink: Cactus Flower, Blue Violet
Rubber Stampede: Sayings Background
First Edition: Striped Patterned Paper
Christmas Tree Template: Found online
Ranger: Cut N' Dry Foam
Bazzill: Aged Antique Papers
Golden: Matte Medium, Soft Gel Matte Medium
Stickles Glitter Glue: Diamond
Imagination Crafts Stencil: Multi Poinsettias
Liquitex: Light Modelling Paste
Lumiere Acrylic Paint: Burgundy
Golden Heavy Body Acrylic Paint: Iridesecnt Gold (Fine)
Embossing / Ball Tool (for dip dots)