Butterfly Wall Hanging

A very Happy New Year to all.

Reduce Reuse and Recycle is gonna be my motto for this New Year, with loads of positivity, so people can look up to me and say "Because of you I didn't give up".

Crafter's Castle Challenge Blog is now hosting challenges for mixed media artists, scrapbookers, recyclists, card makers, art journalists...
Yes... anyone can participate. And you know what... we have the theme Anything goes...

Come on folks...Put on your thinking caps... participate and win exciting prizes as there are great sponsors who are waiting with their generous gifts... Exciting right.....


Here's my first post as Design Team member for the Crafter's Castle Challenge Blog...

A Mixed Media wall hanging with images and sentiments from Butterfly Wisdom Digital Stamp Set from our January Sponsor MHK Designs.




Here's the synopsis of the project.

Took an old mount board from my stash and cut a circle and heart shapes and applied a coat of gesso. 

Gave texture using ICraft stencils and modelling paste and let it dry.

Printed the butterflies and sentiments from The Butterfly Wisdom Digital Stamp set, our sponsor for this month. The sentiments are in a very stylish font and the butterflies so unique and is of different sizes to suit any project be it Art Journal, Mixed Media, Cards, Altered Art, Scrap booking... So I fussy cut the images and coloured them with my zig markers. 

Sprayed Lindy's Stamp gang on my base. Took a tissue paper and removed excess color as I wanted a very subtle background as to give more importance to the images. With the same tissue paper I dabbed a little color on the sentiments. 

Punched holes on my bases and attached them with a string and wooden beads. 

Added additional interest with script rubber stamp and Red Geranium Archival Ink. 



Finally to bring everything together, added splashes of pearl black paint. 











Tada... My wall hanging is ready.

Here's a complete video tutorial for you - Video Tutorial
I hope you enjoy the video. Please do share and subscribe.
You can also find the Youtube channel links to the other DT members in the description box of this video so do check those out as well. 

Below are the links to the Crafter's Castle Challenge blog, Sponsor for this month - MHK designs and the blogs of our other team members. 

Looking forward to your Participation!!!👏👏👏


Comments

  1. Priya I love Love LOVE your project!!! It is so beautiful!!! Your creativity is inspiring :) Hugs...Janie

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  2. Your wall hanging is gorgeous! xxx

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  3. Your wall hanging is gorgeous. Great colour and lots of lovely texture. Thank you for playing along with the Craft Stamper challenge

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