Sunday, September 30, 2012

Two weeks ago after purging tons or so it felt, this is some of the stuff that I took to Waxahatchie for the Hoarders purge sale at the Crafty Scrapper . Did ell only about 20 items were left and I donated them.
This weekend I got to go to a wonderful Retreat with some friends (20)!
It was at a great place in Weatherford call the covered Bridge inn! Think I gained 50 pounds on Pat the owners wonderful meals!
While there tried to get caught up on some challenges and this was going to be a full pictorial of the whole process and Blogger is not co operating in letting me down load them so here is basic that got loaded after 4 hours I only thought I was going to bed early...LOL after only 4 hours of sleep last night! My eyes are really red!
The challenge for Limors Mixed Media challenge for September!
Challenge Guidelines:
  1. Create a project of your choice -Canvas, Art Journal, Tag, Card, Altered item etc.
  2. Project must include at least 1 Recycled household item ( Example: Toilet paper roll, soda can, bottle cap, cereal box etc)
  3. Include at least 1 stamp in your project ( Of course we would love to see you use Unity Stamps but not required)
  4. Theme: this project must be for someone in your life that could use their spirits lifted or someone you just knew this would make a difference with if they received something from you. It could also be someone you know that has been active in your community and making a difference, you decide.
  5. Have a blast!!!!!
For mine I used:
2 Unity stamps CT's tattered chicken wire and Something Within verse stamps
The verse I used on this one says
"Wait for the Lord,
Be strong and take Heart
and wait for the Lord"
It is out of Psalms
I used the patterns from several envelopes from bills a sonic bag and scraps from two projects that were left on the desk were I was playing at the retreat.
Paints mod podge and  blue Ranger spray and several used packs of rubbons and several colors of Faber Castell Big Brush Pens and 2 crafters workshop stencils! S0 here are the pics it did let me download tonight!
Wish Me luck and not telling who this is going to in case she is looking in!
The canvas with my texture papers placed and attached with mod podge.
Picking some pieces of rubons to place on the painted and textured canvas, these from Ten Seconds studio were left over from another project!
The canvas after painting on the papered areas and attaching the pieced heart on top of the canvas
This is the bible verse added with pop dots! and closer look at the texture added by the stencils and stamp of Christy Thomlinson.
This is the finished canvas!
I am worn out and going to bed... Sweet Dreams to all
Create something!

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