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Saturday, 16 May 2015

ATC Extension

I really loved altering the mirror frame at the UKSN Retreat...


...and so I have been using the same technique on various projects at home...

This is an ATC...

I started by adding an embossed rectangle to some chipboard and painting with black gesso.


The next stage was to add some Inka Gold in several colours.


To this base I added an image and sentiment, both printed on white card,
 the image coloured with Promarkers, and both distressed with 'Stormy Sky'.


 The image and sentiments were freebies from Simply B
to take part in the May Challenge on the facebook group.
The challenge was to use the image with at least lilac, black and white.


Happy Crafting!


7 comments:

  1. Eating brains as if they were grapes - perfectly normal :)

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  2. fabulous altered mirror frame love all the emossing and great ATC
    Carol x

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  3. Susan, love that technique you are using! I thought at first glance it was actually nuts and washers glued on! Thank you for playing with us this month at Dream in Darkness! We appreciate your support! ~Nanette, CT~ (hugs!)

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  4. Inka Golds are great, love the shine they give, looks like metal, gorgeous image too, Thank you for joining Dream in Darkness, hope to see you again.

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  5. Don't you just love new techniques. So cool thanks.  Come back next month for some more Smudgy Antics.

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  6. Just adore that Frame Susan... and the atc is great too...thanks for sharing at Smudgy antics...see you in June. BDx

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  7. What a stunning frame! Love the cute ATC too :) Thank you for playing along with us at Smudgy Antics x

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