The next "Hope You Can Cling To" challenge asked us to try mixed media. Yikes! This was new for me.
I stamped the large snowflakes with Versamark and then embossed them with silver embossing powder. On top of that I sponged some white shimmer paint. I stamped some smaller flakes with Versamark again and sprinkled on white embossing powder. Problem was, it stuck to the paint too. When I looked closer I decided I liked the effect.
So here it is. My first official mixed media attempt. Thanks for pushing me to try something new.
Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 GMT Views: 765
Splitcoast Dirty Dozen Alumni SCS Gallery Moderator Splitcoast Challenge Hostess Tickle a Teapotter Coordinator
Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 68431
Wed, Oct 30, 2013 @ 8:26 AM
Oh - I'm sure practically all of us have done mixed media before even if we didn't know to call it that :D. But for your first deliberate attempt at it - this is beautiful. The unexpected added white EP is a fabulous effect - it's the sort of thing I try (and fail) to get with a stiff brush.
Registered: May 6, 2008 Location: Bay Area, CA Posts: 718
Wed, Oct 30, 2013 @ 7:39 PM
You created a really lovely, snowy, swirly scene. And for not knowing what you were doing with mixed media? You did GREAT!! Pretty effect and great card! Thanks for taking the challenge and playing along. :)
------------------------------ Lisa papergrace designs * My SCS Gallery * Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft® DT *Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L® DT * "Creativity is intelligence having fun." - A. Einstein