Thursday, January 17, 2013

Creative Jump Start #7

Jump Starter Louise
Nelson, presented some techniques for crackling I hadn't tried before. I actually did two on this page, the first being stamping the crackle effect into molding paste. I thought mine turned out quite nice, but I didn't have the right shades of spray ink. I really am not happy with the results. I'll have to give this one another go after I do some sprays purchasing.

I wanted purple 
shades to match Louise's photo, but only had Desert Moon Wild Iris Glitz Spritz and Wild Plum Color Wash. I just didn't get a good blend here at all...

but check out the crackle.

I just have to try this again!

I'm linking up at:
Balzer Designs - Art Journal Every Day

Thanks for stopping by!


Tracie Dean said...

I really love the way it turned out!! I think you are too hard on yourself. I am a huge purple fan and I think it is beautiful. (We are our own worst

Look forward to seeing what you do next time :-)

Happy Crafting

Lisa said...

I think it's gorgeous!! The purple color is so beautiful and the crackle is awesome!! You did a fabulous job with it!! Happy Thursday :)

A Mermaid's Crafts

Alie Hoogenboezem-de Vries said...

A great page...vibrant purple ...nice

greetings, Alie :-)

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

this journal page is stunning...and I LOVE that you used the color purple, love!!!!

Linda R said...

Well I happen to think this turned out amazing. I love the color. and the crackle background looks amazing. I love playing with crackle paint.


Merry said...

I think this is really pretty.

Ros Crawford said...

What an amazing result you got here ... I think it's perfect!

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