Tuesday, 4 November 2014

Paper Artsy - Playing with Darcy’s Heart


Hi Everyone

Isn’t it chilly here in the UK tonight – Gritters out and everything!   Brrrrrrr….lol

Today MJ has been having some messy fun with Paper Artsy Eclectica Stamps using Darcy’s Hearts.  They are fabulous!


PA - Darcy Heart 1


MJ fancied a play this evening whilst hubby was watching all the footy so it was an allowed crafting session be it only a short


PA - Darcy Heart 1


She worked on the background first by layering a few of the Paper Artsy Fresco Finish Chalk Acrylics.  Once she was happy with the colour MJ chose a stencil to work with and used a darker colour of paint, applying through the stencil with a piece of cut and dry foam.  Dried it with heat tool, replaced stencil but moved slightly to one side to create the shadow effect and sponged through some white paint.  When this was dry she lightly sanded it to blend the colours.


PA - Darcy Heart 1


This is Darcy’s Heart (aint it gorgeous!).  MJ stamped it using Versafine Ink and heat set ready paint.  Coloured to suit, white highlights were added together with script and wording stamped images.  The script image was over-stamped with white paint to knock it back a little.  All she needs to do now is make it into a finished project (one

MJ Used

Paper Artsy – Eclectica by Darcy – EDY01

Paper Artsy – Hot Picks – HP1303EZ

Fresco Finish Chalk Acrylics – Snowflake, Limelight, Orchid, Sherbet, Claret, Antarctic and Inky Pool

Imagination Crafts 6” x 6” Stencil Template – Time and Motion


We hope you have been inspired.


Thanks for Popping By


1 comment:

  1. Love this.... I ADORE the fresco paints and all things Paperartsy .
    My 'me time' products!
    This is great and like the idea of sanding to blend!
    E xxx