Monday, July 16, 2018

#TheStencilfiedJournal - Prompt 7

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Week 7 and boy was this one a challenge for me!!

Just one rule... using only StencilGirl® stencils!


So I started by woring on a single page in my journal.  And even knowiing it was going to be ripped out and ripped up I still got a little attached to it.


I used Tide Pool S345 for my background, stenciled in Distress Crayon-festive berry.
The some doodling and drawing with Posca Paint Pens.


I used the same stencil on this background, Tide Pool S345 but Dina Wakley paint in sky.  I tore up my other page and glued it in the shape of a heart.


I wrote my saying around the heart and then drew a border.


My torn up page made some great pattern and texture in my heart...

Thanks for looking!  See you next week.

Monday, July 9, 2018

#TheStencilfiedJournal - Prompt 6

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Week 6!!!  This was a fun one!

Of course using only StencilGirl® stencils!


I did a single page spread for tis prompt.


I used S151 Half Moon Slant and S527 Cross Stitch Plus Time.


I also used a Viva Las VegaStamp! design by Tina, Ethos House stamped in Archival Ink, you see Distress ink in the background and of course the Posca Paint Pens!

Did you notice how I punched my holes???  And then stitched in them!!

See you next week for prompt 7!!

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

#TheStencilfiedJournal Prompt 5



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Here we are in week 5 of our 16 week collaboration using StencilGirl® stencils!!



If you have been following along you know all the deets, if not you can check back a few posts for lots of information and links to follow!!


I created my mirror image with S033 Ray Circles.



Background is Distress Oxide and all coloring is Posca Paint Pens.

See you back here next week!  I will be on time for prompt 6!  Hahaha!
Until next time...







Monday, June 25, 2018

#TheStencilfiedJournal Prompt 4


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Here we are!  In our 4th week with our 4th prompt!!!





If you have been folowing along and have to get your hands on some of the super fun stencils you have seen, pop over to StencilGirl® .

So I always thought my least favorite color would be purple but when I looked at all my purple paint I couldn't find it in me to dislike any of them.  I did however pick a different color that I never use when I paint or stencil, lime green.

Here is what I did with some Dina Wakley paint in lime green.


While it isn't a color I reach for often I ended up really liking how this spread turned out...go figure!



I used the Scribble Blooms stencil for my background.


Then I wrote down some of my favorite things. I was imediately reminded of flowers in a garden so that is where I went using one of the new stamps designed by Tina walker for Viva Las VegaStamps!, Ethos Seeing Double.  Then of course lots of doodling with my Posca Paint Pens.

Stay tuned...same time next week for prompt 5!!


Monday, June 18, 2018

#Thestencilfiedjournal - Prompt 3



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We are in our third week, #thestencilfiedjournal prompt 3.  I had fun with this one!


I found a leaf outside and flattened it in a book for a couple of days then but a thin coat of clear gesso on both side to seal it.

Here is what I ended up with.









StencilGirl Stencils used:  Fade Horizontal, Layers of Scallops, Scribble Blooms.
I stenciled with Posca Paint pens, Dina Wakley paint (lemon) and Distress Ink (Vintage Photo)


The leaf is outlined with a Graphite Sticks from Prima that I smeared all around with my finger first then a waterpen and then a baby wipe.

If you are inspired and work on these prompt please shared on Facebook or Instagram using these hashtags: #thestencilfiedjournal and #stencilgirl
We will be watching for you pages!!

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

300 is the NUMBER

At Stampotique this month we are celebrating our 300th challenge...can you believe it has been 300 challenges??!
All of the design team is sharing a special project each day for the month of June and today is my day!

I created a mini album featuring some of my favorite images.
Of course the cover had to have some sort of cake, in this case a cupcake!!



And underneasth the #stampotique banner...


Inside I have five double sided pages all stamped and colored with Prismacolor Pencils.


And now for all the pages...


I had so much fun with this mini!!! And of course all of these images are perfect for coloring!!!

We are celebrating all month so I hope you are inspired. 
Be sure to visit the Stampotique Designers Challenge blog to see all of the other fabulous project by the entire team. You can also link up your '300 is the NUMBER' project there.  We have some great prizes up for grabs!!

Below is a link to all the images used on this mini:
Cup of Fun Certainty, Hashtags, Alpha Background, Girl with Heart Purse, Teddy, SpongulHare, Somebunny, Wookie, Fabricated Peace, Dog Cube, Harry Heart, Wilbur, Hat Cube, Sammy Snuggle and Filmstrip.

Looking forward to the next 300!!!

Monday, June 11, 2018

#TheStencilfiedJournal - Prompt 2

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Thanks for coming back for prompt TWO in our art hournal collaboration.
So if you remember from last week there was only one rule!  We just had to use Stencil Girl stencils on all of our pages.

Let's jump right in!


YES, stencil a page and RIP it out... I was slightly intimidated by that part but it is just paper right??!!





I stenciled with S301 Makes Marks Marks (Mary Beth Shaw) and S290 Deconstructed Zinnia Stencil and Mask (Traci Bautista)   

Some painting wit Dina Wakley Medis paints; Marine, Cheddar, Olive and Lemon.  Doodling with Posca Paint Pens.

Now the hard part, mentally not physcially!!

       
I ripped that page right out!!!


Then tied it to a tree in my front yard!  I used a scrap of Sari ribbon.

I hope you will stop back next week for Prompt THREE!!