Wednesday, 7 December 2016

Stampotique Naughty or Nice Challenge

Its the second week of the current Challenge theme  "Naughty or Nice".. 
Have you been naughty or nice this year? Are you on the naughty list? Will Santa bring you some coal or a few goodies for Christmas?? Well, either way we want to see your best "Naughty or Nice" projects this week.

I used Karen's gorgeous Tree and Magda's Reindeer and Whatever stamps coloured with watercolours

You can find more details on joining the challenge here

Wednesday, 9 November 2016

Human with Animal Head New Challenge

Goat in a Coat!
Stampotique's new challenge is animal head mash up!
Let's switch it up this week, litteraly!!
Give one of our human stamps an animal head and have fun with it!!
Click here for more details

As its autumnal and getting colder, Gloria goat put on her coat and went out to jump in the leaves!

I stamped Mokiwea, Gloria Goat and Fofe. cut them out and reassembled and coloured with watercolours
The tree was stamped on to A4 and colour washed with watercolours, stamped the leaf and coloured with watercolours and distress inks


Tuesday, 1 November 2016

Mixed Up Magazine-Peacock Hues

I am so pleased to be included in the second issue of Mixed Up magazine
here's a sneaky peek!

You can find the full tutorial using lots fabulous DecoArt products, the magazine is packed with tons of fabulous features, tutorials, goodies and much more.:)
Follow the link for more information on getting the latest issue,

Wednesday, 19 October 2016

Stampotique Halloween Challenge

Trick and Treat under the Twisted Tree

Its the second week of the Stampotique Halloween Challenge
click here to find more info on taking part

Heres how I created my Trick or Treat gathering 
Applied DecoArt Modelling paste thickly with a palette knife the tree is from That Craft Place
Allow to dry overnight

Apply DecoArt Media Fluid Acyrlic Carbon Black, once dry highlight the texture with Metallic Lustres Black Shimmer, Copper and Orange

 The Lettering is from Calico Craft parts and was covered with DecoArt Texture sand and painted black and once dry highlighted with Cadmium Orange Hue and Diarylide Yellow.

 I stamped all of the Stampotiue characters and critters onto 300gsm card except ghostie where I used tracing paper
These were all coloured with  Promarker Alcohol pens
They were all adhered with Cosmic Shimmer glue and double sided tape, the bats water fixed onto thin jewellery wire

Stampotique Stamps
L'il Tetewea
Angel Boy
Jasper Fruhling
Patio Lights
Fruit bat
Halloween Cube 1
Halloween Cube 2

Wednesday, 28 September 2016

Stampotique Challenge- Favorite Quote

Frederick's great at Parkour! but it plays havoc with his crown too!!

Stampotique new challenge to use your favorite quote! How to decide!
you can find more information on taking part here

I love this little Stampotique crown and quote stamp
and wanted to create a grungy graffiti cityscape as Freidrich's new hobby was Parkour!

I applied modelling paste with the CWS Stencil Subway 
 then randomly applied DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylic Medium Grey value 6, Dark grey value 3
and Diarylide yellow
Stamped Brick road, Upholstered and Barcode in both Stazon Ink Cloudy Sky and Titanium White Acyrlic

Stamped NYNY, Raindrops and Barcode in Stazon Black and highlighted with a white pen and DecoArt Transparent white acrylic
 Freidriche was coloured with Promarkers and his crown with Metallic Gold acrylic

Stampotique Stamps

Friday, 16 September 2016

Stampotique Challenge- Put a Bug on it!

I stencilled with DecoArt Crackle paste using Dutch Doobado Stencil, once dry I coloured with DecoArt Media Fluid acrylics wiping back with a wet wipe, I stamped Nether and Mr Stripes onto Card and coloured with Kuretake Pens

You can find more information on the Stamotique Challenge click here

Stampotique Challenge- Put a Bug on it!

 I decorated a small Calico Craft Parts MDF house with DecoArt Media Fluid acrylics and stamped Daisy Daisy, Romantic Text and Oodles of Doodles and topped with Medium Bee

More details on the Stampotique challenge click here