Sunday, 21 June 2015

Stencil and Mask


Here I used a stencil and mask I cut out of mylar, using the Silhouette cutting machine.

I used texture paste on the birch tree stencil and when it was dry I placed the NOEL as a mask and inked over it with dark blue ink. Then I sprayed it with pearlised water. Then the lid fell off the spray bottle leaving some big smudges of mica. I decided to go with it - it does look less crisp, but can you have too much shimmer on a Christmas card?  Finally I added some little stars stencilled with silver glitter paste and mounted it onto silver mirror card.

I'd like to enter:
Paper Artsy  - stencils
Friday Mash up  stencils
Less is More  stencil (hope this isn't too much for less is more)
Simon Says Stamp  paste

9 comments:

  1. Lovely make and another Christmas card for your collection!

    Kathyk

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  2. What a gorgeous card! I love the texture and that wonderful blue. Thank you so much for playing along with us over at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog this week :)

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  3. Beautiful crisp and clever stencilling Marina and a brilliant Christmas card
    Thanks so much for sharing and taking part.
    Sarah xx
    Less is More

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  4. Gorgeous wintery scene through those trees and great use of your stencils.
    Thanks for sharing with us.
    Anita x
    Less is More

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  5. Simple and super!
    Love it!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  6. Simply beautiful. Christmas cards already, you're so organised :)

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  7. This makes a really lovely card,

    Lucy x

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  8. Lovely card, and getting ready for Christmas nice and early!

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  9. Catching up on my comments, sorry this is so late!

    Love those stencilled trees, so stylish!
    Thanks for joining us last week
    Anne
    Less is More

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