Thursday, 12 June 2014

Mixed media fun for Calico Crafts

Hello everyone, - hope your week is going well.
Just a quick sneak peek from me today, as I am sharing a new project over on the Calico Crafts blog.
I had super fun creating this project and have done a step by step with loads of photos. Hope you'll take the time to look, all you need to do is click HERE

Thanks for visiting and see you next time

20 comments:

Sue said...

Hello Astrid,
I hopped over and read the tutorial on how you made this gorgeous piece.
Loving all the texture of course, it just looks fabulous I would like to run my fingers over it.
Smiles:)
Sue

Margaret Mifsud said...

Just bounced back here to say, this is stunning!!!! Awesome colour and fabulous texture ... it is perfection plus!!! Love, love, love!! ox

maria's knutselplezier said...

Wwo again such a beautiful project, great design, and beautiful colours and structure , I love it!!!

Greetings
Maria

Brenda Brown said...

A stunning mixed media piece Astrid, wonderfully textured and designed and the oak leaves look amazing. You have inspired me to get my chalk paints out, I still hVent used them lol. Have a great weekend xx

Valerie-Jael said...

Beautiful, those chalky paints look great, would like to try them some time. Hugs, Valerie

Maryann Laursen said...

A very very beautiful card Astrid, and as it said over there, you just do this to perfection, that´s for sure, it´s simply gorgeous work as always hun.

Suzi B said...

Wow Astrid this is stunning, just popped over CC, love the effect of the chalky inks and all the texture.
Suzi B xx

Chris Warner said...

BLC - what a fab result Astrid, great texturing and techniques. Chris xxx

Rita said...

Absolutely Stunning. I just received my chalk paints last week Astrid , but I still have to use them. Now you have given me some inspiration I might get them on to my workspace and give them a go. Enjoy your Day. Hugs Rita xxx

Maryanne said...

Fabulous card, Astrid! I love the crumpled masking tape! The paints look great, too!

Terry said...

Been over for a visit and as always pure gorgeousness, Astrid. Hugs!

S@ndy Diller said...

I have just hopped back from Calico Crafts to tell you that I really love this piece. Thanks for the step by step.

froebelsternchen Susi said...

oh ASTRID!!!
this is an absolut amazing project.. I am in love with this card! simply gorgeous!
xxx
Susi

butterfly said...

Looks exciting... I'm off to see more!
Alison xx

Barbara Rankin said...

This is absolutely gorgeous, Astrid! I love how you used the paper strips to build up a focal image, and the chalk ink looks amazing on your piece. Can't wait to try it out myself.

Silvia(Barnie) said...

I've taken a look, it's a great project with fabulous texture.

Redanne said...

Wow, wow and wow again Astrid, it is a fabulous, wondrous and beautiful creation! Hugs, Anne xx

Meggymay said...

A stunning project, just been to see the tutorial, its a great step by step.
Yvonne

lynnesbowsandbelles said...

I will visit there right this minute.
Wishes
Lynne

Dianne said...

OH MY GOODNESS this is texturlivioussss, I just want to run my claws over it,what an amazing creation you have done with a card, you show cased that paint amazingly, I just want them now, mire for my wish list, lol, thanks for sharing this brilliant card.. I have to go and study your envelope card, thanks for all your inspiration, hope you have a lovely weekend.. ((( BIG HUGS ))).

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

One World One Heart

Photo

FEEDJIT Live Traffic Feed

Birthday Card

Birthday Card
Just got a whole lot of new stamps from a brilliant place called the Stamp Smith. This is the image that I first saw on Docraft and really liked. I asked the friend who has used it in an ATC, where she got it. Well she borrowed it from a friend who got it from ebay as a one off. But.... it had a title. I googled the title, and hey presto found the site. They have great stamps and offer a really friendly fast service. I highly recommend them!

Gothic Arch Trifold inside

Gothic Arch Trifold inside

Back of Gothic Arch Trifold

Back of Gothic Arch Trifold

Gothic Arch Within the Heart

Gothic Arch Within the Heart

Gothic Arch, the Key

Gothic Arch, the Key