Wednesday, 20 January 2016

Freedom by Alison Hall


Hello crafters! Here's another little project, using one of That's Crafty's fab Tag Surfaces, and a fun technique for adding white images onto coloured backgrounds which doesn't involve fiddly cutting out.






Here's what I used...


Dylusions Acrylic Paint - Vibrant Turquoise, Fresh Lime, Crushed Grape
Stencil Brush, Paintbrush, White Ribbon


Here's what I did...


1. I started by priming the tag with some white gesso, then I used my fingers to blend the Dylusions paints over this. I partially stamped the Prima Fence with white gesso in a few places.





2. I used white gesso to stamp various circles from the Finnabair stamp set down the side of the tag, then painted the insides of the circles white.






3. I re-stamped the circles over the top, using the black Archival ink. 

4. The phrase was stamped on white card, cut out, sponged with black ink, then glued to the tag. I added some Glossy Accents over the top.

5. I finished off by stencilling in white gesso with just the trunk part of the Bubble Tree, stamping some of the Messy Writing in black, and tying a piece of white ribbon to the top of the tag.





Happy Crafting, 

Alison x

11 comments:

  1. What a great tag, I love this, great colours and great cicles , thanks for the tutorial!!!

    Have a nice day!!
    Maria

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  2. So fun Alison. Love those colors!! j.

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  3. Lovely colors and the circles make your tag sing Alison!
    Looks great.
    oxo

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  4. Really love the colours and techniques on this tag, Alison. Beautiful! xx

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  5. This is super cool, great technique!

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  6. Gorgeous tag,love the combination of colours,really makes it stand out
    Hugs
    Donna xxx

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  7. I love this tag and that clever technique

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  8. Playing catch up Alison and love your tag. Couldn't believe we'd had the same sort of idea at exactly the same time either!
    Looks really fab here.
    Fliss xx

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  9. Really beautiful - a favourite of mine.
    Alison x

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