Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge
Thank you for joining us for the Ombre Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.
This week we are challenging you to use a stencil on your project
As always Simon Says Stamp will be giving away $50 voucher to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store
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Alison played with her Tim Holtz Layering Stencils to alter the outside of one of her art journals. Lots of different media went through the stencils – Distress Inks with Embossing Powder, PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Chalk Acrylic Paints, and some Prima Marketing Plaster Paste. It’s finished off with some Quote Chips to encourage more journalling adventures. It’s worth a trip over to her Words and Pictures Blog, to see the full spread of front and back covers together.
Andrea used embossing paste and stencils (American Crafts’ All the Good Things and Altenew’s Halftone) to add texture to her tags. She added some birds from AALL & Create’s Quirky Birds stamp set for a whimsical touch.
Anna-Karin made an art journal page using stencils together with Paper Artsy’s Infusions. The main stencil is Finding Your Tribe by Carolyn Dube / StencilGirl and she also used the Starlight Mini stencil.
Cheiron created a tag using some of her favorite colors and Tim Holtz’s Stitches and Roses Layering Stencils to create a fun background. She added a Paper Doll and a sentiment she made combining Tim Holtz Sizzix Shadow Script 3 dies and Clippings stickers.
Emma designed a vacation themed project and has used Tim Holtz’s Speckles and Dotted Layering Stencils to create a stencilled background on her Etcetera tag. She decorated the tag using the Seashells die and added a Paper Doll to complete the scene.
Kath used Tim Holtz Trellis Layering Stencil and Mini Layering Stencils from Set 20 and Set 22 to decorate the background and Tim Holtz/Sizzix Feather Duo and Butterfly Duo chipboard die cuts on her Summer Garden Canvas.
Lols made a springtime card featuring Simon’s Exclusive new Stitching Butterflies Die Set. For the background she used Tim Holtz Cargo, Floral and Dot Fade Layering Stencils along with Distress Inks and White Embossing Paste
Macarena went into the whole background stencil and built it with TCW Mini Woven stencil and Mother of Pearl Nuvo Mousse. For the focal point she chose Sizzix Layered Butterfly die and colored it with Distress Oxide Inks. She added some Idea-ology metal details like Pen Nibs and a cute Index Clips.
Sandra loves using stencils for her projects, like the Tiles stencil is one of her favorite, and she used that one with Texture Paste. Another favorite is the School House stencil regular size and the small one that comes in a set, both she used with Distress Paint Black Soot.
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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We will also be choosing a selection of our entries to put in the spotlight. This is a special honor where we talk about why we loved that entry in particular and award a special badge too! For the full rules please read the challenge rules posted in the side-bar here on our blog.