Hi there! Today I thought I’d switch things around.
so I decided to give it a go, too:)
Basically this is an altruistic post. I recently received my Dusty Attic box of
AMAZING goodies. Including their new STENCILS & TEXTURE PASTE.
I decided a really good way of ‘playing’ was with some PL!
So, here’s a bit of a run-down of what I did:
completed for August:
Then I got out my new stencils, with some white cardstock & away I went, mixing the fabulously SMOOTH texture paste
with the paint:
Next I whacked it over the stencils. Of course, I had lots of paint, so I then pushed the ‘painty’ stencil onto some other card stock
for a reverse image:
I was really pleased with how they turned out:
Lovely, LOVELY stencils!!!!
So, that was ‘stage one’. Then I [lazily] used my Big Shot to cut some of these
into 6×4 PL cards:
Here is how it looked finished:
One of the reverse stencil cards was used to
journal over. I figured using vellum on top would work:
These precision pens work really well for writing on vellum. I used a Pitt Artists big pen on all the Dusty Attic chippy that I used, including this
‘remember’ from the
I sewed the vellum on, through the chippy. Here’s the journaling card finished:
I used the other ‘reverse’ stencil patterns for backing my photo cards.
Here’s a closie:
Blessed [ WORD PACK #21] indeed to live close by my son
and Grand Boys!
Another card I utilised below middle, has an arrow printed on it;
I simply added
some more from the
some black outline for detail.
Above on my Mum’s photo I’ve used a round ‘be happy’ sentiment from the
So, there you have it. Lots of fun using the NEW and VERY reasonably priced
Thanks so much for reading this ~ I hope it gives you some ideas & inspiration.