Tuesday, 7 June 2016

Summer Of Creative Chemistry - Week 1

Did you hear the exciting news? Tim is introducing a brand new technique series - Creative Chemistry 103. CC103 will begin in August but in the mean time Tim will guide students through
CC101 & CC102 - with brand new challenges & giveaways.
Check out all the exciting details here and join in the fun!

For week one students were challenged to use four or more Distress Inks to create a tag, card or something else using a technique used in class.

I decided to make a tag using 2 of the 3 techniques and 6 Distress Ink colours.

The Distress Inks I used for the Spritz & Flick are Twisted, Abandoned Coral, Salty Ocean and Tumbled Glass. Once I had flicked water over my tag and let it dry then I applied the brush-less watercolor technique. I applied Picket Fence Distress Ink to my Rings background stamp from the Halftone & Rings stamp set from Stampers Anonymous, spritz my stamp with my mister then stamped it on my tag.

I love how this technique turned out over my inked background.
I applied Hickory Smoke Distress Ink with my round blending tool to the edges to finish it off.
Finally adhering a die cut of Umbrella Man and a sentiment stamp from the Stuff To Say set from Stampers Anonymous to complete my week 1 homework.


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9 comments:

  1. Such a fab tag. I can't wait for tomorrow! x

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    1. Thanks, Sammy! I can't wait either!

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  2. You get an A+ on your homework from me! Thank you for sharing your gorgeous tag! Hugs!

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  3. Love this tag!! You chose great colours!

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  4. Lovely! The colors you picked are great on this tag - love it! Thanks for visiting my blog.

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  5. Really inspiring use in combining those techniques. Thanks for sharing it in the class gallery.

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  6. Julia this is terrific! I live the execution of the techniques and colours.

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  7. Fantastic tag Julia and such an incredible background that you created, I love it! Look forward to seeing your week 2 creation, I just put mine up...striking while the iron is hot! :-D!

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