Friday, 28 March 2014
The new Challenge on the Craft Hands Challenge Blog is "shabby chic" this had me stumped for a while as I tend to associate this with furniature rather than my normal car crafting. I have just taken down some dark blue wooden frames from my bathroom that had seaside postcards in them and so with these now being spare I took a leap of faith and shabby chic'ed one. As many of you know this is very far from my comfort zone, however I was very pleased with the result
First I used a teal, white and cream acrylic paint to give me the background colour. Then I used a script stamp with silver ink over the top. Then I went mad! The butterfly in the centre is a beauty from indigo blu.