Monday, July 10, 2017

Nature Wall Hanging Featuring Creative Paperclay®

Hi Friends:  Are you looking for more ways to use Creative Paperclay® in your home decor?  Here's a fun Birds and Butterfly wall hanging using Creative Paperclay® on the canvas backgrounds and as the focal image on each panel.

Here's a picture of the full wall hanging:

Canvas Trio with Creative Paperclay
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Here are some detail images of each panel:

Supply List:
Creative Paperclay® Modeling Material
Inkadinkado Mindscapes Clear Stamps (Amazon)
Inkadinkado Gem Stone Insects Clear Stamps (Amazon)
Inkadinkado Clear Stamps - Gem Stone Birds (Frantic Stamper)
Prima WIRE NET Finnabair Clear Stamp (Amazon)
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy-Sparks-Mermaid Sparkle (Amazon)
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy-Sparks-Iris Potion  (Amazon) 
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy-Sparks-Fairy Wings (Amazon)
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy Acrylic Paint, Metallique Steampunk Copper (Amazon)
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy-Metallique Wax-Bronze Age (Amazon)
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy-Metallique Wax-Aged Brass (Amazon)
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy-Metallique Wax-Vintage Gold (Amazon)
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy-Antique Brilliance Mystic Turquoise (Amazon)
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy-Opal Magic Wax-Turquoise Satin (Amazon)
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy-Opal Magic Wax - Royal Robes (SSS)
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy-Antique Brilliance Lucky Emerald (Amazon)
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy-Antique Brilliance Amethyst Magic (Amazon)
Prima Marketing Art Alchemy - Metallique Wax - White Gold (SSS)
Prima Marketing Finnabair Mechanicals - Tin Hearts (Amazon)
Viva Decor Inka Gold (Amazon): Gold
Tim Holtz Ideology - Foliage (Amazon)
Glossy Accents (SSS)
Aleene's Tacky Glue (Amazon)
Beacon 3-In-1 Advanced Craft Glue (Amazon)
E6000 Glue (Amazon)
Other:  small canvas panels, ribbon, word charms, jewelry pieces, gems, fasteners

Please see my video tutorial for full instructions to recreate this project:

I hope you enjoyed my project and learned some new ways to use Creative Paperclay® in your home decor. Thank you so much for stopping by the blog today. Have a great, creative day! -Patti

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Stinkin' Inkers - Your'e Cool

Hi Friends:  There is a new challenge today over at the Stinkin' Inkers Challenges Blog, where the current theme is Summer Heat.

My creation for this challenge is a fun popsicle card using a great stamp set by Simon Says Stamp called Ice Cream Dream:

I hope that you are inspired by my creation and will join us over at the Stinkin' Inkers Challenges Blog to see the creations of the other design team members and enter this fun challenge.

Thanks for stopping by and have a great Inky day!

Stamp images and sentiment onto smooth white cardstock using black ink. Cut image with stitched rectangle die, ink edges, then add Glitter Brush pen to ice cream.  Add metal clip to top corner of panel.  Cut background paper to fit A2 card base, ink edges, wrap with baker's twine, then glue to card base.  Cut coordinating background paper using larger stitched rectangle die, ink edges, mat behind focal image, then add to card base with foam squares.  Finish with some black thread tucked behind the focal image.

Supplies Used:
Simon Says Ice Cream Dream stamp set (SSS)
Hammermill Color Copy Digital Cover paper (Amazon)
Prima Chalk Fluid Edger - Black Coal (Amazon)
Spectrum Noir Glitter Brush Pens (Amazon) - clear
Spectrum Noir Markers (Amazon): AB1, AB2, AB3, BT5, BT8, MG1, MG2, MG3, MG4, MG5, IG1, TN3, TN4, Blender, OR1, OR2, OR3
Lawn Fawn Large Stiched Rectangle Die (SSS)
Lawn Fawn Small Stiched Rectangle Die (SSS)
Memento Inkpad, Tuxedo Black (Amazon)
Scotch Advanced Tape Glider (Amazon)
Sunsplashed Designer Paper Pack by We R Memory Keepers
Other:  foam squares, metal clip, baker's twine, thread, A2 card base

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Sheepski Challenges - Square Miss You Card

Hi Friends:  It's time for a new challenge over at the SheepSki Designs Challenges Blog!  The theme for this month is Square Cards.

Here's my project for this month's challenge - I used this lovely digital stamp called Emmy's Breeze from SheepSki Designs.

I hope that you are inspired by my project - instructions and supplies are listed below.  Come have some fun with a hand-colored image and join us for this month's challenge!  As long as you follow the challenge rules, you are eligible for prizes!  For inspiration, stop by the blog and see all of the great design-team projects for the challenge. You can also join in the Facebook challenges in the SheepSki Designs Digital Stamps Facebook group.

SheepSki Challenge Blog
If you love the SheepSki digis as much as I do, use this code for a discount when ordering: SKIPATTI10.  Happy stamping and coloring!

Print image onto smooth white cardstock and color with Spectrum Noir markers.  Die cut the image with the stitched oval die.  Add Glitter Brush pen to eyes and lips.  Cut 3 additional ovals from the patterned paper pack and mat behind focal image.  Cut patterned papers to fit the latch card base and sew around the edge of the main paper panel, then add twine around panel.  Ink edges and add patterned papers to latch card base - cut slit for the latch tab.  Add the focal image with foam squares. Cut sentiment from the patterned paper and glue to bottom of card.

Supplies Used:
Emmy's Breeze digital stamp from SheepSki Designs
Spectrum Noir Markers (Amazon): VB1, VB2, VB3, CR8, CR11, FS2, FS4, FS7, IG1, GY2, GY5, GB5, NT2, EB2, BlenderHammermill Color Copy Digital Cover paper (Amazon)
Prima Chalk Fluid Edger Pad-Branch Bark (Amazon)
Scotch Advanced Tape Glider (Amazon)
Xyron Sticker Maker (Amazon)
Graphic45 French Country 6X6 Patterns and Solids paper
Crafter's Companion DP Cardmaking Kit sentiment dies
Making Memories square card base - latch
Other: twine, sewing machine, foam squares