This was my first attempt at the pearly window technique. I liked the way it turned out but then I had to play with the mounting and well, mask a mistake or two. This is how it ended up. I stamped the flower on acetate, ran through the xyron, and colored with Pearl Ex. I mounted that to the Pale Plum. I had some rough edges showing, so I mounted the whole thing to the Perfect Plum and used the seam binding to hide the oops. I tied the celery color "hemp" around and "rejoiced that I had salvaged my work!
Date: Monday, August 7, 2006 GMT Views: 1262
Registered: March 29, 2005 Location: Nevada Posts: 11627
Mon, Aug 07, 2006 @ 6:20 AM
Awesome salvage! That iris (my favorite) stamp is so beautiful colored with pearl ex, but I'm going to look up the technique, I'm not familiar with it! Love the celery hemp and the seam binding....clever!
Registered: February 19, 2006 Location: Texas (Killeen, Fort Hood area) Posts: 6988
Mon, Jul 30, 2007 @ 10:23 PM
So beautiful!! Great job of hiding the oops's...looks like you meant to do everything on there.
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