This weeks teapot tuesday is all about fish and fishing. I fiddled around with a gold coloured fish like the teapot but had more success with copper. I can't remember the name of this technique but you stamp the metal with stazon and use a stylus to impress lines into the metal following the ink lines. Then you turn it over and puff out the space between the lines with a paper stump. I painted the copper around the edge and the coral.
Date: Monday, February 6, 2012 GMT Views: 934
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Mon, Feb 06, 2012 @ 9:20 PM
WOW Elizabeth, your puffed out fish is super cool!!! Your bg at first I thought was clouds, but they are little white fish, another way cool thing. This is just an awesome card! WOW! TFS :0)
------------------------------ Cathy B aka: Mutnik ....or is it Nutmeg?! I get so confused!
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Tue, Feb 07, 2012 @ 4:03 AM
Are you kidding me? You made this fish? OMG! What a talented one you are.....That fish is da bomb! Hey, you must read a book on fish makin' instead of fish catchin....who needs to know howta catch a fish when you can make em just as cool......and....its a manly thing...making em outa metal with tools! Oh yeah!!!
This card rocks and so do you! Tee hee! Tig will be so impressed! He might give up fishing and take to Copper Craftin!