Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Day 4 - Monoprint

Using a day 4 technique from T!m's CC102 class I created these two backgrounds using alcohol inks.

I chose to use the pearl metallic which gives it a lovely marble effect in the right light.

And again here at the top in the wild plum.

Over at Fun with Atc's this week they are asking us to use at least 3 stamps.  On this first atc I've used 4 stamps, all from PA.  3 minis and the word is from an Ink and the Dog plate.

And again I used 3 PA minis, but the main image looked too prominent so I took a white posca pen to soften the edges.


Jacqui Hall said...

I like the look of those backgrounds and the images are spot on for them

massofhair said...

Lovely vibrant colours Sam on both ATC's, really lovely work:-) x

Helen said...

love the techniques! great ATC, love that pink... oh isn't it pink?!

Marianne said...

Oehhh awesome. Great backgrounds and stamps!!
xxx Marianne

Lin said...

Great ATC's Sam you are doing some great stuff with this class!!

chrissies said...

Fantastic background for this set of ATCs Sam--love all of them

Chrissie xx

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous ATCs, I love the background.

craftimamma said...

Wonderful backgrounds Sam and your final ATCs are great. You combined the stamps so well.

Lesley Xx

die amelie said...

Awesome backgrounds with terrific stamping on them, Sam!

So cool!

Thank you for joining us at FunwithATCs!

Claudia x

ike said...

Gorgeous ATCs and your backgrounds are marvelous :-D
Thank you for joining us at FwATCs :-D


mark gould said...

Beautiful. I'm a big lover of the colour intensity alcohol inks give. love the mix's of colour and stamp choice. thanks for joining us at fwatc's

butterfly said...

Incredibly cool ATCs, Sam. The intense colours are fabulous, and I love that pearly patina. Brilliant stamping, and the white highlighting looks amazing on the second one. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Fun With ATCs.
Alison x
(Sorry to be behind - again - but life is returning to normal slowly so hope to catch up soon!)

Anna Baldwin said...

wow the background is amazing! wow

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