Friday, August 15, 2014

OCC Day 11 PLAY DAY







To day we were encouraged to just play. So play I did. This is a piece of watercolor paper  die cut with a circle and embossed many many times to cover the area. I did it over and over again trying to get the look Jennifer did with the silver. So underneath this poppy color is lots and lots of silver I then embossed the Just For You stamp and attempted to have it just blend.... well I did something wrong lol... but I was determined to suceed and not let a lot of embossing powder get the best of me. :) So I just started layering the poppy and I was going to do the reverse and have the silver be the stamp. Well it was so thick by this time I took the stamp and just stuck it in it because I could see the outline anyway. 



I continued to play with the embossing powders ( I really like the look of the multiple that Jennifer had done ) Well I found a iridescent peacock in my stash. So I stamped on black paper and then the frame on blue paper and topped it off with a white gel pen. These are pretty simplistic and I think they need a little something, but I have to go to work.... Hey it's almost Saturday so I can PLAY then. Hope you enJOY.





4 comments:

  1. How the heck did you do that poppy one, making it look like you stamped into hot wet embossing powder?? Doesn't the stamp stick in it? That is soooo cool!!! I just could not get it right no matter how hard I tried but I had fun trying!!

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    1. Very_inky_fingers... I did stamp it into the hot embossing powder... :). I did multiple layers of silver (about 5) then I was attempting to do what Jennifer did and it didn't work. It smeared really bad. so then I thought, I will just reverse it and stamp my image in silver on top of the poppy color but I could see the outline underneath.. So I just stuck it in there while it was really hot. let it cool then pulled it out. try it

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  2. This looks pretty cool! Love the impression the stamp gave. Have fun playing!

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