Saturday, 30 December 2017

Year end Inspirations

Hi Crafty Peeps,

Sathya here from Paperie Expressions. I have brought in few inspirations using Mudra's new releases to wrap up this year 2017. 

Let's get started!

Beary Hugs Card:

  • Took a standard A2 sized cream colored top fold card.
  • Matted with the papers from Awesome paperback " Beary Hugs", which was distressed with sanding block.
  • Fussy cut the cute image from element sheet.
  • Prepped the focal area with drywall tape, cheesecloth, tinted clay frame and topped it with Fussy cut image.
  • Then added few pink glitter balls for added interest.
  • Added a cream raffia at the bottom of the card, and topped with sentiment from the pack.
  • This finishes off the card.
Canvas Panel:

  • Took 4"x4" circle canvas panel.
  • Applied black gesso followed by Prima violet wax liberally over the surface.
  • Then took Prima Golden sparks -Dragon eye,  mixed with Embossing paste, applied using Rangoli stencil.
  • After drying added Art Pebble at centre which is colored using Prima golden sparks and ts surrounded by few mini peach pearls.
  • This decorative panel can be used as mini wall arts too.
Hugs Card:

  • Took standard A2 cream sized Top fold card.
  • For Matting took a card little lesser and is stenciled using black soot at one side .
  • Splattered few splatters.
  • Added the stamped , diecut botanical blooms with cheesecloth and few artstones.
  • Added the fussy cut Sentiment "Hugs" from the element sheet.
 Thanks Card:

  • Took standard cream colored A2 sized card,
  • Matted with a watercolor card, which is stenciled with Leafy pattern using Peeled paint Distress ink and Embossing paste.
  • Added  the Thanks diecut which is colored with peeled paint onto vellum which has the stamped sentiment.
  • Then topped the vellum sentiment strip onto the embossed panel.
  • Few white pearls added as final touch.
Happy New Year Card:

  • Took the A2 sized cream Top fold card,
  • Topped with a black trellis background diecut.
  • Added the shaped flowers from the Gardenia dieset.
  • The flowers are tinted with pink Gelatos on yellow handmade paper.
  • Added black pollen centre to all flowers.
  • The focal point is prepped with green tinted cheesecloth, different moses.
  • Then topped with flowers with and few artstones.
  • Dew drops are added for interest.
  • Sentiment is Demo label maker generated.
This wraps up my post for this year!!

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  1. What a beautiful post to end the year ! Wonderful cards Sathya :)

  2. These are so elegant and nice. Love how you have used the stencils for texture :)