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Tuesday, 18 June 2013

LEJ Design texture

Hi thank you for stopping by . It's Tuesday again and I have another fabulous digi from http://lejdesignschallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk/ that I have used on a design for this weeks competition.  I really loved doing this one because it gave me a chance to work with mulberry paper again which i haven't used in sooooooo long .  Any way This is how it looks :

and this is how i did it:

I started by gluing three pieces of hard board together two at 6x4 and one at 7x6

I then painted it with gesso and left it to dry  over night


I then took a metal brush and some mulberry paper and brushed it untill it resembled fur and then popped that on the back of the letter holder :
Then I added two very strong tubes two the back and painted the whole thing in pink acrylic then used a brown crackle paint . I then added some inca gold . Then the crowning glory was to add the fabulous digi from

 http://www.lejdesigns.co.uk/#/digi-stamps/4561823250 


called Bashful Bear which I coloured with my copic markers I then modge podged all the painted areas, added some flowers that I hand made. These you can find to buy in my shop www.seemacrafts.com . and wala

I do hope it has inspired you to do something with texture and you will pop over to LEJ Designs http://lejdesignschallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk/ and enter this weeks challenge .

I would like to enter this into the following challenges :

 

 

 

11 comments:

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really fabulous letter rack hun, I love the idea of brushing the mulberry paper to make it look like fur, fabulous technique
Lindsay xx

Linda Simpson said...

Brilliant letter rack and love how you have got the texture and the teddy is so cute.

Hugs
Linda xxx

BrendaB said...

What a cute project! I love the texture from the mulberry paper! Thanks for joining us at Love to Scrap.

Rosebuds n Ribbons said...

This is so cute ,I love the mulberry paper and the teddy xxxx

Nicky Wilcox said...

Ow love the card love design of card xxx

Flutterby Trina said...

wonderful project

Laine said...

Such a cute project.
Laine
x

Penny Odell said...

What a great project, and such a cute bear! Thank you for joining the TTCRD challenge, and good luck.

PinkyLisasInkyCrafts said...

What a really great idea. The texture looks brilliant and I love how you have done it. I will certainly be trying out this great idea.

Hugs Lisa xxxx

Elaine said...

Fabulous project well done .
Thank you for joining us for our Through The Raftroom Door Challenge this time and GOOD LUCK.
Hugs Elaine

Cathy van de Bruinhorst said...

What a great project!! Thanks for playing with us at Love To Scrap!