Inspired by Helen Chilton

Published January 19, 2013 by isisimaginings

Evening, I hope you’re having a splendid Saturday.  I didn’t get as much time as I’d hoped to make anything today, but I managed to make two cards using some of Helen Chilton’s great techniques on the PaperArtsy blog this week.

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I made the backgrounds using:

  • Portfolio Oil Pastels,
  • Fresco Finish paints; Snowflake, Nougat, Mermaid, Beach Hut, Eggplant
  • Stamping; Lynne Perella stamps LPC001 & LPC 015.  Minis 61 & 72
  • Stencilling
  • Washi tape
  • Treasure Gold
  • Ferro texture paste.

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The images were stamped onto acetate as per Helen’s instructions, I love how you can see the background through the acetate.

I scraped the copper coloured Ferro paste through a stencil on one background & used a palette knife to add some to the other.

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If you haven’t already done so, please visit the PaperArtsy blog to see Helen’s gorgeous creations.  She has given us so many ideas this week & I want to attempt some more of them tomorrow.

Thanks for looking.  Until next time,

Love & light

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