Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge
Thank you for joining us for the Tag It Challenge and we hope you will join in with us this week too!
This week we are challenging you to create something using a resist technique.
As always Simon Says Stamp will be giving away a $50 gift voucher to one randomly selected winner to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store
Remember to click on the person’s name to see all of the details of how we made these creations and leave these wonderful girls some comment love
It is Amber’s last week with us in the Designer Spotlight and we would like to say a huge thank you for all of your fabulous projects that you have shared with us over the past few weeks, It has been a great pleasure to have you along with us again !
Andrea used a Rubber Cement and watercolor resist technique for the background of her notebook. She used Loew Cornell watercolors, a girl image from Jane Davenport’s Mixed Media 2 Collage Papers and an all-time favorite sentiment stamp from Impression Obsession called She Was Tired.
Anna-Karin made a Valentine’s shaker card this week, using a Ranger Distress Glaze resist technique together with the Sizzix Bohemian Heart Impresslits. The shaker has several layers and is filled with sequins, beads and mica flakes.
Barbara created two cards using two different resist techniques: Dina Wakley White Gesso and Ranger embossing powder Clear with Distress Oxides. She choose for her projects Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous Sideshow Set, Tim Holtz Sizzix Mixed Media 4.
Cathie created a card using a resist technique with Dina Wakley White Gesso. The background is created using Tim Holtz Menagerie Paper Stash, Distress Collage Crazing Medium and Vintage Photo Crayon and Distress Spray.
Emma used the heat embossed resist technique, together with Distress Oxide Inks to create the background on her altered mini clipboard. She then used Tim Holtz Botanical Layers, Paper Dolls and Bouquet Findings to create a dimensional scene.
Kath decorated a notebook cover with Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous Theories and Pennants stamp sets using Idea-ology Remnant Rubs, Texture Paste Transparent Gloss and White Embossing Powder to create a resist background
Lols made a card using a Tim Holtz Halftones Cling Stamp and White Embossing Powder to make a heat embossed resist background. Lols then blended Distress Oxide Inks for the sky and used Tim Holtz Cityscape Suburbia and Cityscape Commute to finish the scene.
Macarena made a very industrial and masculine card using heat embossing as her resist technique. She used it on the background with Simon Says Stamp Grid Background stamp and with Kaisercraft Barber Shoppe stamp. She loves to use Simon Says Stamp Embossing Powders which reflects all the details.
Maura made a tag using gesso as a resist and Dylusions Lemon Zest, Bubblegum Pink and Squeezed Orange Spray inks. Then she made a second tag, and turned them into an art journal page in her Dina Wakley Media Journal.
So now it’s YOUR turn to get out your inks, paints and all things arty and start creating! We are looking forward to seeing what you make!
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You have until Monday 8am Ohio time. 1pm UK time, 2 pm CET to join in
We will also be choosing a selection of our entries to put in the spotlight – a special honor where we talk about why we loved that entry in particular and award a special badge too! For the full rules, read the “challenge rules” posted in the side-bar here on our blog.