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Friday, November 27, 2015

Christmas ATC's

Hi!  I am mixing up some ATC's today using the Basically Bare Mixed Media Cards.    I used the beautiful colors from Words & Paintery's November Challenge and the Mixed Media Place Creative Gym #14 - Christmas Challenge.

I am sharing one of my  Atc's and will share more later. I played with the multiple layers of texture and black gesso to make a striking backdrop to my fancy buck with his shimmery antlers.

I spent some time building many layers of texture with wooden snowflakes and sequins glued to the background which then was coated in black gesso. I then added metallic blue/teal paint as well as silver paint over the black background.  Then came a mix of stampendous Silver Luxe  Mix glued along in areas.

I added star gems painted to silver and the stamped image with his shimmery antlers.  The twinkle twinkle is from chit chat stickers.


Products: Inkadinkado - Buck, Idea-Ology Chit Chat Seasonal Stickers, Black Gesso, DecoArt Metallic Teal Paint, Paper Artsy Silver Paint






Thanks for stopping by!

Suzz

15 comments:

  1. So how do you cram so much texture and detail into such a small place?!!! LOVE what you've done here Suzanne. Jenny x

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  2. LOVE this!! I so love that glitter you've put on the background. This really is a twinkle twinkle ATC! thank you for joining Words&paintery this month.

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  3. What a striking background you have created! I don't know what product made the teeny-tiny colored dots but it wouldn't have been the same without them. Or, for that matter, the buck with bling. Super fun!!

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  4. Simply amazing! I could stare at the texture for hours! Magnificent piece! Thank you for playing with the Creative Gym #14 over at Mixed Media Place!

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  5. Your background work is stunning with all its detail and textures! Thank you for joining the Mixed Media Place challenge!

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  6. Stunning. Thank you for joining the Words&Paintery challenge

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  7. Wow! this is awesome! Love all the glitter! Thank you for joining our challenge at Mixed media Place!

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  8. So beautiful! I love the dark colors and the glitter!
    Thank you for joining our challenge at Mixed Media Place!

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