PaperArtsy Challenge Glossy Heart by Jo Myhill

Hello crafters and welcome.
I'm quite busy this week, but Jo Myhill showed fab project "Glossy Heart".
I really really like her projects. I can't stop do this. I inspired her project, and I followed Glossy Heart. Blog is here.
I made background by fresco paint Irish Cream, Mocha Mousse, Sky, Nougat and Grunge Past.Then I  layered fabric, tag, waxed craft paper and eyelets.
I cut six pieces of papers in the shape of a bird. I painted Nougat and Irish cream, stamped  Mini 61 and Mini 96 one of top paper.
And I used UTEE twice to the top then glued all of them the bird papers.
Finally I used White Fire Treasure Gold.
Please leave a comment If you like this.
Thank you for stopping by. xx


Photo plate

Hello crafters and welcome.
It's a lovely wether in Saga today, soft sunlight and Begonia has lot of bud.
I made a simple photo plate yesterday, I'm quit busy this week, but I want make 
something. It is this. Thank you for stopping by.... See you soon.  xx


PaperArsty Challenge "Julie Ann lee Renaissance Casket"

Hello crafters and welcome. Today is cold in my area but more cold some world area.
PaperArtsy's blog showed new guest designer Julie Ann Lee this week. Her projects is freely and ingenious. Also each project has lovely stories. Always I look forward her project. 
Now I inspired her beautiful creation is here.
First I took small wooden box from PA. (out of stock now) I used gesso whole of box and I painted to surface by Fresco Finish mixed Toffee, Caramel, Nougah.
After the surface paint dried, I stenciled Grunge Paste on the lid
And I added Mermaid, Beach Hut, Toffee FF and sanded 2 times 
on the all box surface again.

Each sides I used TM die then I painted almost same the surface colours.
I added embellishments and Treasure Gold.
This box isn't finish yet, I left inside and some stuffs. It will be tomorrow sorry.
Thank you for stopping by.... Etsuko xx

Today I made mini book that put in the box.
The book shaped bellows.
I used several Hot Picks stamps and UTEE.
I made Fresco paint and TH DI by background.
I think I need to add little more texture...

This is the book cover. But it hasn't the result I expected colours.
First I painted green colours, It was too green then I changed colours
many times. But I couldn't to get colours I want. DIFFICULT!!!
I'll give it a gooooooo!

Thank you for stopping by again.
See you next time.
Etsuko xx


PaperArsty 2014 Clare Lloyd #1 Altered Wooden Spool Challenge

Hello crafters and welcome.
PaperAtsty is starting to project by welcoming to the new designer in 2014.
Clare Lloyd showed us 3 projects, I inspired 1st project "Altered Wooden Spool"
It is so cute!! Here is.
I took the spool and painted by Fresco Finish. And I stamped LPC001 and Hot Pick 1214 by  Archival Cornflower Blue onto smoothy-heavy-tags. To bend the wire, connected the wire and paper doll, and finished with embellishments. This is the doll. Thank you for stopping by...
Etsuko xx


Artistic Outpost January Challenge

Hello crafters and welcome.
I'm one year craft beginner, and first time challenge to Artistic Outpost. Artistic Outpost stamps is my favorite but I was very nervous to make my tag.
Artist Outpost January Challenge post is here.
I haven't any winter stamps, so I made like a winter.
I took #8 tag, I dropped paint and used embossing plate on the tag, it's made the background.
I stamped Thinkwonder on another paper, fussy cut two children and pretty girl.
Then die cut the leaves and the tiny frame by chipboard. Finaly used to white embossing pawder the leaves and the tags edge.
The Nice to meet you and welcome.
Thank you stopping by...

Etsuko xx


PaperArsty Challenge 2013 Christmas Cracker Video #2 {Abstract Canvas Prep}

Wishing you all at crafters A Happy New Year.
I challenge Leandra's #2 Video project.
I inspired her Grunge Paste technique,  she made background by Grunge Paste.
You can see here.
Its very nice and easy but composition is difficult for me!
And I followed her that I made the panel.
I used,
Grunge Paste
Fresco Finish (Lake Wanaka, Mermaid, Pea Coat, Lilac, Stone, Taupe )
and PA mini stamps.

Thank you for stopping by....   Etsuko xx