Monday, December 12, 2011

Inking, Misting, & Painting...Oh My!!

If you've seen a lot of my pages, you know they are usually fairly "clean", and by clean I mean I don't really use a lot of mixed media.  I think the reason for that is because I like to layout out everything on my pages and then stick it down.  Once it's down there, I really just don't feel like moving it to mist or splatter paint.  But I spent the day Saturday at my LSS, working on some of the Tim Holtz tags...well, my version of the tags anyway!!  :)  So yesterday when I decided to sit down and do the 12.8 Sketchy Thursdays sketch, I was still in messy mode and did a triple threat of ink (the circles on the page), spray mist (some Sprinklers from October Afternoon), and a little splatter paint (acrylic paint from the Craft Store).  I also added a lot of outlining to this page, which is one of my favorite techniques!  






Products Used:

Paper, Sprinklers, Stickers, Chipboard:  October Afternoon
Trim:  The Paper Studio
Punches:  Marvy & Martha Stewart
Pen:  Zig
Embroidery Floss:  Janlynn
Brad:  The Paper Studio
Paint:  Folk Art
Ink:  Memento

11 comments:

  1. Very nice misting! I flipped the sketch too :)

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  2. So cute!! I love the awesome techniques you PACKED into this one page! I just love all the OA stuff on this page too.

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  3. What an amazing page! Love all about it! The photos are so cute :)
    Thanks for playing along with Sketchy Thursdays!

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  4. Cute!!
    Thanks for playing along with ST!!

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  5. Love it Ashley! So many fun techniques on this layout! Great job! Thanks for playing along with us at Sketchy Thursdays!

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  6. Well, this is just amazing and fabulous! So glad you played along with us at Sketchy Thursdays! :) Thanks, girl!

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  7. Gorgeous as always!!! Thanks for playing with Sketchy Thursdays!

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  8. This is so awesome! I love your paint splatters...I'm getting more into that look, too. Love those flowers and your stitching! Congrats on making Top 5 at ST!!

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  9. I think it turned out awesome!!! Really adds to your page!

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  10. Great take on that wonderful sketch! Adorable pictures!

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  11. What a fabulous LO!! Love the way you grunged your background paper and all the little details. I always love the combination of lace and grunge!! Thanks for joining us for our Weekend Warm-Up at ScrapFIT! ~ Blessings

    http://gracescraps.blogspot.com/

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