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Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Designing With Deflecto

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Wow, Stampendous is having another Blog Hop this week and we are hopping with Deflecto. You know Stampendous loves to give things away, here is what THREE lucky people will win;

CRS5087 Cling Woodland Friends Rubber Stamp Set
DCS5097 Woodland Friends Die Set
SSH57 Jumbo Perfectly Clear Acrylic Stamp Handle

Like my FaceBook page Stamp This to find out if YOU are one of the lucky winners and to see more crafty projects.

These frames aren't just for photos, they can also be used to help accent a room.
My project is perfect for a babies room and when this is out grown all you have to do is pull out the old and replace it with something new. The frame can be used over and over again.

Here is how my project was made-
1.  Cut watercolor paper to 5x7 and sponge the bottom with Twisted Citron and Mowed Lawn inks.
2.  Using the Picasso Tool, sponge clouds with Salty Ocean ink.
3.  Cut tree out of brown paper using the Leafless Tree Die and tape to paper.
4.  Randomly glue pink flowers to the tree. I got these prepunched flowers in the wedding isle at Michaels, you get a lifetime supply!
5.  Stamp elephant from the Jungle Friends Stamp Set onto watercolor paper, color with watercolor pencils and cut out using matching dies, Jungle Friends Die Cut Set.  Glue elephant beside the tree.
6.  Stamp sentiment from the Animal Mobile Perfectly Clear Set on the top right with black ink and color in "Baby" with regular Prisma pencils. I usually blend my colors with a blender pencil but since this is watercolor paper and it has texture, the blender pencil was giving full coverage of color.  I pulled out my VersaMark Pen and used the fine tip to blend the pencils and it worked perfectly!!
7.  Place panel in Craft Frame and stamp the corners with hearts from the Love Always Perfectly Clear Set using Pearlescent Orchid Brilliance.  Not only does it show up on the black, it also dries on the acrylic.  The hearts were stamped in the upper corner and in the lower right, but these are hard to see because of the lighting but they are pretty and shimmery!

Now hop on over to see what the other Designers have for you today!

Jamie Martin (That's Me!)
Deflecto Blog

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D.Ann C said...

Awww... darling!!

barbara macaskill said...

Totally adorable!! LOVE this! TFS!

Sabrina said...

Oh how cute!!!

Christine Kiehl said...

Such a sweet idea! You made it look so easy too, thank you for the directions!

Mary Holshouser said...

My heart always melts when I see these cute little elephants.
Great project.
thanks for sharing.

Viki Banaszak said...

That baby elephant is the cutest thing. The whole scene is so adorable!

Stampendous said...

This is WAY CUTE!!!!! Darling little spring scene with that sweet baby elephant. Love those clouds and grass, it looks like you airbrushed them! Thank you for sharing project today!

NicoleN said...

How cute!

cghundley said...

Oh how precious
this is! So cute.
Carla from Utah

Becca Yahrling said...

Your picture if just lovely and sweet - love it!

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

How cute is this. Love the flowers in the tree. TFS

Sue D said...

Very cute for a baby's room and I like that you can change it out later.

Judy said...

What a sweet frame and picture to go in it. Like you I love being able to change out the focal point and keep it current. Thanks for sharing.

stampingcaz said...

So cute and love the clouds

Late Blooming said...

Spring just brings out the babies. Every one is having babies .

Jean said...

How delightful!!!

Vee said...


Cindy deRosier said...

Very cute!