Sunday, September 9, 2012

ABAC1 week 2 - Stamped Fall candle

This is just a little reminder post for Anything but a card challenge blog - you still have a week to play in our first challenge - you can create ANYTHING (but a card of course) :)
Today I made a stamped fall candle. I used a stamp from Heartfelt Creations Scenic Combo PreCut set. Stamped the image on tissue paper and colored it with Copics - if you never tried to color on tissue paper here is a tip - you need to use darker colors than you would normally use and don't count on super detailed blending  ;)

The flowers - small ones are cut from little cork coasters and the bronze one under was painted with mix of PearlEx and ModPodge - these too together provide a good coverage, so if you have some flowers you don't like, you can paint them over and have brand new ones.

I'm entering it into these challenges:
Stamptacular Sunday Challenges - Anything But a Card
Amusing Challenges - Anything But a Card
2 sisters challenge - fall
Raise the Bar - celebrate fall


Stampalicious said...

This is beautiful, love altered candles and you did a great job, thank you for joining our challenge at Stamptacular Sunday, hugs, martina

HappyCrafter said...

What a pretty candle, this will make a great fall decoration!

Chris said...

I love stamped candles and this really has a lot of detail on the image. Very nice job! I appreciate you joining us my Amusing Challengesthis week. Glad you shared your work!

Leslie Hanna said...

I've only ever done more line art images for candles. This is gorgeous!

Anonymous said...

wow! pretty candle. love it.
Thanks for playing with us @ 2 Sisters this week.
Hugs, Jill

~*Joni said...

Oh this is so pretty! It has been a while since I've tried this technique - what a great idea for teacher's gifts! Thank you so much for joining in on our challenge this week at Raise The Bar!
~*Joni RTB DT

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