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Tuesday, 29 January 2019

Fairytale Unicorn Tag by Teresa Morgan

Hello Crafter's

So who's following the new challenges in our little Facebook group?? This month its a tough one challenge, create a small project in 20 min using at least 5 different products and 1 lucky winner will win £10 to spend on goodies from the website. All the details click here

So on to tonight's blog, when Teresa send me her project my first word were WOW, wow and wow. I love this, and our first sneak peak of our brand new flowers collections which will be available on the website in the next few days.....

The colours are amazing, so rich and I just love how Teresa has set out all the little embellishments, plus there's a new stencil which will be available very soon. 

All the products Teresa has used are listed below. 

So hows it made I hear you cry..... Over to Teresa to explain 

    Take the chipboard tag and apply modelling paste through the stencil using a palette knife, Allow to dry.

    Blend the magenta and purple acrylic paints over the surface and dry. 

    Stamp the net wire design randomly with clear embossing ink then heat emboss with Rose Gold embossing powder. 

    Add some gilding wax to the edges of the chipboard tag.

    Add extra texture and interest to the brand new paper flowers collection and gold hearts using metallic micro beads. 

    Apply a small amount of gel medium, sprinkle on the beads and allow to dry before shaking off any excess.

    Paint the MDF coin with turquoise acrylic paint and once dry, edge with gilding wax.

    Paint the unicorn with Violet Interference paint (this casts a opalescent sheen when the light catches it - hard to capture on the 

    Apply gilding wax to the unicorn's horn.

    Colour the lace flowers using alcohol inks and allow to dry.

    Snip out some of the brick design chipboard and paint black. 

    Once dry, apply gilding wax all over

    Heat emboss the chipboard word using two coats of Rose Gold embossing powder.

    Assemble the finished piece using heavy gel medium to adhere the embellishments. 

    Begin with the chipboard brickwork, then add some flat metal embellishments. 

    Arrange the hearts and flowers on top and finish with some pearl beads and sparkle gems.



    Thanks Teresa 

    If you have any questions about this or any project on the blog please do ask, we are more than happy to help.

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    For more projects for Teresa please check out her blog and You Tube Channel 

    Thanks Jules xx

    Products used from Artful Days

    Stencil - geometric flower (coming soon)
    Box of Blue Paper Flowers (coming soon)
    Bronze Circle Frame with Tree Glass Cabochon (I used a pink one, linked to  blue one in shop)

    (from Stash)
    DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylics: Dioxazine Purple, Quinacridone Magenta, Cobalt Turquoise Hue, Interference Violet
    DecoArt Crafter's Acrylic - Black
    Pebeo Gesso - White
    Pebeo Gilding Wax - Empire Gold
    WOW Powders Embossing Powder - Rose Gold
    DecoArt Media Heavy Gel Medium
    Ranger Alcohol Inks - Raspberry, Purple Twilight

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