By the time you read this blog, I will probably already be on the way to my parents house for lunch, after the TV show!
Hopefully, it will have gone well, and the new stamps and stencils will have been well received.
Here’s a little number made with Grunge Paste
and a very cool lady stencil.
Hunted around for a funky, inky background, and found one.
The colours used are all Distress pads:
...and don’t forget,
there’s a Distress pad Sale on this weekend at the Clarity Website!
Dragged Grunge paste through the stencil,
and waited 20 minutes for it to dry.
Decided to shorten her dress....
Time to add some shade with a black Adirondack ink pad.
Place the stencil back over the lady,
and apply some depth with the black ink pad
and a make-up sponge, and a little red or orange to her dress
with a couple of ink pads.
Add a fitting sentiment with Black Archival.
How about Life is not measured?
Let’s just pin her long dress back on for a mo,
to see the difference....
Looks great mounted on black.
See how the dress shading is really smoothly blended?
There’s a really top trick for blending inks on Grunge paste,
a little secret technique that I want to tell you.
Once you have sponged the colours onto the paste, you -
Come in closer to the screen,
so that I can whisper it in your ear.
Lick your forefinger and rub her all over!!
Magic spit does it again! Every time!
Have a great day!
I know I will!