Coffin - The coffin comes as a kit that I purchased from Retro Café. It is constructed of sturdy Masonite and comes together very easy with just a little glue. I painted it with a 3 step crackle technique using Martha Stewart's Weather Crackle Effect. I used a chalk paint by Paper Artsy for the top coat. Added a mini toy skeleton and a rifle (specialty brad.)
Bottle on Front - The bottle is a Masonite cut-out that I purchased from Retro Café Art. I painted with the same crackle effect that I did on the coffin. Printed teensy tiny elements from the Periodic Table for the label.
Crackle Background on Back - I used a quick and easy method here. I first base coated using a chalk paint by Paper Artsy, and then stamped with a crackle background stamp. I like how the color looks like the sun-baked ground out in the desert.
Mad Scientist - I love this little rubber stamp from Amuse Studio. I altered him by changing his head. Fans of the popular TV show, Breaking Bad, will recognize this dude as Mr. White aka Heisenberg. LOL
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Date: Wednesday, October 2, 2013 GMT Views: 520
Deb, you know that your periodic table face is beyond inspired - don't you?
From your amazing backgrounds to every detail, your ATC's are a feast for the eyes. How you managed to paint that teeny coffin so perfectly is mind boggling.
Another A++++ creation - your lucky swap partners are in for a treat!!!