Crafty Chicks Love

Crafty Chicks

Welcome to the Crafty Chicks February Blog Hop!  We are a group of creative gals who met on the web and decided to come together and share our passion for paper crafting with you.

If you are coming from Heidi’s blog, welcome!

Since Valentine’s Day is just around the corner I thought I would make a Crafty Chicks Love mixed media piece.  I started with a 12″X12″ canvas and covered it with a vintage pattern and added some chevroness with a stencil.

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 Then I cut up 9 3″x3″ pieces from different patterned papers and added a couple different blues in paint with my “Hearts all Over” Penny Black stamp.

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 This piece certainly isn’t lacking any hearts as I added Donna Downey’s foam heart stamp with black paint then created another one with a vintage zipper I had laying around.  The zipper was a bit fussy on the curves but just make sure you really soak it with medium or Mod Podge to get it down.

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 Then one more heart in the hand of this lovely who I found in a Cosmo Cricket Element Deck.  I finished it off by stamping the word love onto it.

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Here it is in it’s entirety.  It is now available in the store for anyone wants to take her home.

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 This is a full circle hop, so if you have started with me you should head to Piali’s Blog next and see her gorgeous project.

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13 Responses
  1. Michelle says:

    How stinkin’ cute is this!!! Always so inspiring Renee. Thank you!

  2. Cathy McK says:

    I love mix media art…one of these days I hope to actually make some!

  3. Jessica Kephart says:

    Renee what an adorable MMA Project! I love how you did the zippers!! So glad to have you on the team!!

    LOVE Jessica

  4. Valerie says:

    That is a phenomenal project!

  5. Krysthle Poitras says:

    Beautiful mixed media art Renee! love what you have done! Such creative ways to have hearts :D

  6. Nicole says:

    This is so beautiful Renee! I have never tried mixed media before but you definitely have it mastered!!

  7. Sue D says:

    This turned out awesome–love the zipper heart.

  8. Helen Gullett says:

    WOW… fabulous mix media project! You are very creative with the detail :)

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