mercredi 12 juillet 2017

Pretty as a Picture (Shimmerz Paints)

My dear crafty friends,


I'm up again today on Shimmerz Paints blog to share another layout. This one is called Pretty as a Picture. Here it is.



When I started my layout, I used crackled paint. When the paint was dry, I sprayed Don't Be Suede Coloringz over it and wiped it off to make the crack show. You can see the subtle result on the picture below. 



I thought that was pretty, but I wanted to add more texture. I used my Gold Mine Texturez and scraped some off here and there with a palet knife. 



I then made some drops with Tuscan Sun Spritz and a paint brush. I used a bit of water in some places to vary the effect.



When that was dry, I took again my Don't Be Suede Coloringz and created little drops here and there, to add contrast.



I did the same with Egg Noggin' Vibez and sprayed a little bit of water. I wanted a soft and subtle effect.


My chipboards are from 2Crafty Chipboard: Maggie's Swirls and Pretty as a Picture title piece.


My inspiration came from the gorgeous Mixed Media and Art challenge going on right now. Here is the board that inspired me. Of course, I was inspired by the color, but also from the peeled and crackled paint and the sketch, that I moved a bit more in the center. 



Shimmerz Paints products used:
Tuscan Sun Spritz 
Egg Noggin' Vibez
Don't Be Suede Coloringz
Gold Mine Texturez

You like the products I used and would like to get your hands on them? It's easy! Visit the Shimmerz Store to see all the gorgeous colors in the many ranges on offer!

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14 commentaires:

  1. Wow! It's very nice layout! Thanks for playing with Mixed Media & Art!

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  2. Beautiful! Thank you for joining Mixed Media & Art!

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  3. Nahhhh que c'est beau Karine!!!! Merci pour ta participation à Mixed Media & Art!

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  4. It's so beautiful! Thanks for playing with blog Mixed Media & Art!

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  5. wow wow wow pour l'avoir vu en vrai j adore ta page elle est splendide merci beaucoup de ta participation au défi mma

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  6. Love this! The peeling cracking look in the background is amazing! Thanks for joining us at MM&A!

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  7. So amazing and very pretty work! Thank you for playing with us Mixed Media & Art)

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