I had a little fun with this challenge today. This is in fact the world's first winning BINGO card. It's a bit old as you can tell with the copper, gold, and black distressed top and game pieces. And as you can see, Mr. Herbert Louis Whitshaw-Pettigrew of Ludlow, Shropshire was quite shocked to learn of his windfall upon the verification of the BINGO numbers.
I used silver plumber's tape for the silver area...these were embossed and/or cut out with nesties. I applied gold, black, and copper acrylic paint over them, rubbed or sanded some away.
Date: Friday, March 29, 2013 GMT Views: 645
Registered: March 15, 2012 Location: Alabama Posts: 11086
Fri, Mar 29, 2013 @ 1:36 PM
FABULOUS Pol!!! LOVE the colors on your "metal" bingo, and the embossing too! That is my favorite part, so cool!!! The bingo card is super FUN and Mr W-P is a hoot! All your charms and gears...and stach are quirky bits that add to your ecclectic flair! LOVE it all! You are inspiring me to give this challenge a try!
Registered: February 5, 2007 Location: St. Louis, MO Posts: 60612
Fri, Mar 29, 2013 @ 5:11 PM
These MIX challenges were made for you and your creativity, Polly. I always look forward to your cards. Plumbers tape....genius!! Your stock of supplies and unique additions to your clever cards are boundless.
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Fri, Mar 29, 2013 @ 7:15 PM
This came out great. Plumbers tape is a very creative idea (don't you love coming up with new sources for crafting supplies???). Your story was super fun too -- you'd fit right in with the Teapot Tuesday challenge.
Registered: January 8, 2011 Location: Sydney, Australia Posts: 18186
Sun, Mar 31, 2013 @ 12:41 AM
I really look forward to seeing what you do each week in this mixed media challenge - you are so incredibly creative and your card is just so awesome - I love the mix of the gold, silver & copper colours and the little additions you add such as the clock, moustache for example!!
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