Friday, 16 January 2015

Fragile papers

Hello fellow Crafters,

I like a challenge and until now I haven't played the PaperArtsy one. This time it is all about fragile papers; so book paper, tissue paper etc. I like using stuff like that so I decided to give it a go !
Here's what I made :


I cut a heart out of card board and then glued tissue paper on it. I painted it with my fingers and Fresco Paints in different shades of turquoise. Next I stamped some text on it. I used a text stamp from the Hot Picks HP1302 set. I also adhered some tissue paper to some card stock and stamped the fish and the anchor on that. I coloured those and cut them out. 
Next I used another PA stamp and some white paint to stamps on the heart a bit more. The fish, the anchor underneath and the anchor on the heart came from the Hot Picks HP1201 set. 
Next I replaced the rope on the anchor image by some garden twine, which I also used to hang the whole thing up. It was then time to put the whole thing together ! 
A few metal trinkets and a sentiment sticker finished this wall hanging off.

Thanks for stopping by ! 

Hope you like it...

14 comments:

  1. Wow, Corrie, this is absolutely amazing! I love nautical pieces as I love spending time by the ocean, the Atlantic Ocean to be specific! Love using twine for rope! Nice details everywhere!

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  2. A gorgeous hanger, Corrie. Fantastic made.

    Have a wonderful weekend

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  3. This is fantastic. I thought the anchor was metal! Love the fish. Just gorgeous. Hugz

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  4. Wonderful heart hanger Corrie!!! Good luck for the challenge, I've just linked up my entry too... Will look at some of the other entries by other friends during the week-end. Have a great and creative week-end! Coco xx

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  5. Love it - I can smell the ocean!

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  6. I think I need to be a fly on the wall to watch you create all this FAB art! Beautiful piece. Xx

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  7. Wat een mooi speels resultaat Corrie!
    Fijn weekend, Alie :-)

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  8. wat een leuk kleinnood is dit geworden!

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  9. Orange and blue are FANTASTIC together, but how cool is the anchor!! I LOVE it, thanks for joining in the challenge!

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  10. Mooi die vage achtergrond in contrast met de heldere kleuren van de vis! Groetjes, Gerrina

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  11. How lovely to have you playing along at PaperArtsy, Corrie - and this is a wonderful piece. I love the beautiful blue tissue in the background, and the white stamping is fabulous! Love that fish too...
    Alison xx

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