Friday, 25 October 2013

Colour Challenge


Emma and I are having another colour challenge, this time I chose the colours and elements.  Colours are as above and had to include script/text, at least one die cut and a stamped image.


I covered a piece of corrugated in TH patterned papers and cut a recess which I covered in text book paper.  I painted the tag, pediment die and frame in fresco inks, I mixed various colours until I got the one I wanted.  I then stamped some script in versamark ink, covered in sticky embossing powder, heated up and added black foil.

Stamped various other images, cut them out and coloured them with seedless preserves distress ink. The main image is a PA mini stamped in black archival.


11 comments:

Pinksparklegirl said...

Thats fabulous, always amazed how different our minds are, well thats probably not a bad thing for you lol. Will start thinking of the next one now!!

Deborah said...

Great choice of colours, Sam - very Lowry-esque. and I love that niche -might borrow that :-)

Marianne said...

Beautiful creation and sorry about my last blogpost being only in Dutch. It was about selling my little paintings in selfmade enveloppes and people abroad can't pay me in Euro's, so I thought I keep it "small".
Have a nice weekend,
xxx Marianne

Alison said...

A fabulous piece Sam...looks very cool! xxx

Corrie Herriman said...

This is fab ! love the colours.
Corrie x

Helen said...

that looks great, Sam! Love the colours - a lovely combination.

hazel said...

A fabulous piece Sam and a great colour combo.
xxx Hazel.

chrissies said...

Wonderful choice of colours Sam and I love the piece that you made

Chrissie x

isisimaginings.com said...

Fantastic piece. I love the background colour & the stamped script looks great.

butterfly said...

Very elegant, and such strong composition of the elements taking your eye around the piece... love the little alcove!
Alison x

craftimamma said...

The colours are lovely Sam and I love to see text used on anything and everything so this would always press the right buttons for me. Love the Pierrot image too!

Hugs
Lesley Xx

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