Wednesday, 13 July 2016

Love You Lots with paint splatter technique


How fun is this? Ignore the copper embossing; while I love the new copper embossing powder, it really doesn't work on this project, but I couldn’t find the white (it was before the Big Craft Sort).

Instead, concentrate on the main image. For this, I masked the elephant, then spattered paint all over the background. I did this at a Crafty Friday event and, again, took inspiration from one of my customers. Kate made a splattered background around her elephant image and we decided it looked like the elephant had done it with a paintbrush. So, between us, we carefully drew in a paintbrush - and I loved the effect so much that I just had to make my own version.

4 comments:

  1. I love, love it. Can you please give more details about how to go about creating a splattered background. How small is the paint brush do you just shake the brush or what. The mask do you cut out a shape of the elephant and then use a temporary adhesive to adhere the same shape on top to protect the underneath elephant. Just beautiful!
    Thanks

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    1. Hi Lora, thanks for your nice comment. The instructions for this technique are in this post: http://allthingsstampy.blogspot.co.uk/2016/07/love-you-lots-with-pop-of-paradise-and.html Size of paintbrush is entirely up to you - experiment! :)

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  2. Love this one too..Can't wait to see what else you come up with. That paint brush is adorable!

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  3. thank you for your reply and the link to the tutorial. I will be trying this technique with the spatters.

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Thank you so much for taking the time to comment. I love receiving genuine comments - I do get bored of deleting dodgy links though!

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