Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Using Stencils

I love the look of stencils and I have a drawer full of them.  I need to remember to pull them out more often.  We have an elderly couple here having their 63rd anniversary.  Thought they would enjoy this.

I was trying out some new pearlized paste.  I heated it while it was still a bit damp and it bubbled all up 3-D like.  I had spritzed the black bacground with a homemade glitter spritz and then the pearlized effect of the paste is WOW!!  Pretty!  For a bit of color I just touched up the water and one swan with chalks which stuck well to the paste even after it was completely dried.  And now….I think I hear the house calling my name…clean me, clean me.  I am entering this in Simon Says Stamp Monday challenge to use paste.  Also entering into Dream Weavers anything that flutters.  Swans have wings, they flutter, right?

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SUPPLIES:

Dream Weaver Stencil

Dream Weaver Pearlized Embossing paste

Die: MFT Sentiment banner

Punch: SU Scallop

SU Chalks

Sentiment: Hero Arts Clear

5 comments:

  1. This is a wonderful card! Thank you for joining the February Flutters challenge at Dreamweaver Stencils...this was a very appropriate card for the occasion. Hope your friends love it too!

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  2. Another great card, perfect for the anniversary couple!

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  3. Wow! Very pretty. As graceful as swans look on the water, I don't really picture them being fluttery, but like you said, they have wings!

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  4. What a wonderful card! The swans look so pretty, all shimmery and gracefully. Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

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  5. Janeen, you have won the random drawing for the Dreamweaver Stencils challenge February Flutters. Go to our blog to find out more!

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