Today I went in with a 2nd layer of color but used colored pencil on the petals, stems and leaves.
This is a card I made to welcome a new baby. The stamps are from Reverse Confetti and the idea to recess the baby onesies is from Nina-Marie Trapani. I went with non-traditional baby colors, using purple, teal and green Ranger Archival Inks for the stamping and Wild Honey Distress Ink for that golden glow.
Creative Chemistry 103 explored another way to use Distress Crayons as a resist. The interesting thing is that one of the ways you can apply the crayons is as watercolor paint but after the crayons are dry, they can function as a resist against Distress Ink so you can ink right over the image and add … More Creative Chemistry 103: Distress Crayon Watercolor Resist
The things you can do with Distress Crayons in Creative Chemistry 103 never end! Distress Crayons Distress Ink Layering Stencil
Distress Grit-Paste has come to Creative Chemistry 103! After you apply the grit-paste and let it dry, you can colorize it with Distress Ink, Crayon, Paint, or Stain. I used crayons for the dirt effect below. I love how I was able to make this look like it fell in my flower bed and was there for … More Creative Chemistry 103: Grit-Paste Grunge
Creative Chemistry 103 showed us a really great way to use Transparent Gloss Texture Paste. I used some Halloween themed paper from Tim Holtz and the Shattered Layered Stencil to create the web.
What do you get when you put texture paste and gold embossing powder together? See below. 🙂 Opaque Matte Texture Paste Embossing Powder Layering Stencil Distress Ink
Creative Chemistry 103 – just add Texture Paste and a stencil! Opaque Matte – Texture Paste Distress Crayons Distress Ink Layering stencil
Creative Chemistry 103 introduced us to Mica Spray! I wish the picture did a better job of capturing the effect – imagine a luminous bronze shimmer in the light. Distress Ink Distress Mica Spray
For this technique, I chose a Halloween theme of poisons! Distress Spray Stain Layering Stencils Distress Paint – Picket Fence Distress Ink Stamp