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Sunday, 13 July 2014

That's Crafty! Challenge: Masks, Templates or Stencils


The current challenge over on the
is to use masks, templates or stencils
(or all three) in your project.

I started off with good intentions gathering
everything I needed.
I used my paper doll template and dabbed and
sprayed paints and inks around it.
I also used all of the stencils above although
they don't show in the finished project!

I didn't like it and it was destined for the rubbish bin.
However, I drew around the edges and coloured
it in a bit - deliberately clashing the colours,
and think it's just about acceptable.


I layered it onto black card, added some
fibres and it's now a bookmark.
(I probably shouldn't have photographed it
on the blue background, but it's done now!)

Thanks for looking
 (and for listening to my moaning - lol)

9 comments:

Meggymay said...

Fabulous girly bookmark, great stencils.
Yvonne x

Mrs A. said...

I don't think we are ever happy with our own art work. I like what you have here and it makes a super book mark. Love the colours too. hugs Mrs A.

Deborah said...

It's fab. What're you worried about?

Artfully challenged said...

I love it,you know what,I do this sooooo many times with something I make,we are our own harshest critics :)

Hugs
Donna xx

Ira Huberts said...

Such a pretty bookmark, makes reading all the more fun like this! And such lovely colours, too, beautiful make, Sherry! Hugs Ira x
Ira’s Crea Corner

Healing Woman said...

Shes adorable as are all your paper art dolls! Colors are so fun.

JansArtyJunk said...

a fabby little bookmark Sherry...love her bright & cheery colours :)

Jackie said...

I love it! I think the concept of 'happy mistakes' is such a great one. We start off with the intention of creating one thing, but it turns into something better because of the way it 'goes wrong'. Jx

crafty creations said...

A brilliant bookmark Sherry and yes Happy Mistakes happen and produce fabulous work