Simon Says: Sprays and Splashes

Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge

Thank you for joining us for the Masculine Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too.

This week we are challenging you to get inky with:

Sprays and Splashes

The lovely folks over at Simon Says Stamp are generously giving away a FABULOUS $25 voucher to shop at the  Simon Says Stamp Store! All you have to do is take out your crafty supplies, make something following this week’s prompt, and add a link in the Inlinkz at the bottom of this post! You can join 5 times so you could have 5 chances to win! How AWESOME is that!! All winners are chosen randomly, so everyone has an equal chance to win! Woo Hoo!! Good Luck to everyone! The Design Team is looking forward to seeing your crafty makes and will pop around to visit you ASAP!

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Sandra created a door hanger tribute to her mother. She startet with Distress Texture Paste and added Distress Spray Stain and Distress Oxide Spray to get the splash effects.To decorate the hanger she used some of her favorite Sets: Field NotesLayers Urban and Layering Stencils.

Andrea transformed a mini-notebook using several splashy favorites like Dina Wakley’s Turquoise Gloss Spray, Dylusions Fresh Lime Shimmer Spray and Infusions Sleight Blue. She added a sentiment using Dyan Reaveley’s Back Chat stickers.

Anna-Karin created an art journal page this week, made in Dina Wakley’s Blue Edition Media Journal. She sprayed and splashed with Dina’s Gloss Sprays. The butterflies were stamped with the SSS Comfort & Prayers set.

Barbara loves so much this theme! She created a journal to keep the samples of the techniques explained by Tim Holtz every Saturday! She used Tim Holtz Stampers Anonymous Glitch 2 setTim Holtz Stampers Anonymous Stencil TilesDistress Embossing Glaze Walnut Stainvarious Mini Distress ink padsTim Holtz Sizzix Heartbeat.

Cheiron created a colorful card using a panel with lots of sprays and splashes including Distress Spray Stains and Distress Paint in Picket Fence using the Tim Holtz Splatter Brush. She finished her card with some die cuts from the Sizzix Wildflower Stems 2 dies cut from Black Alcohol Ink Matte cardstock and finished her card with a Theories Quote Chip and some Hardware Heads.

With Father’s Day in mind, Emma created a panel for her Dad and used one of favourite Stampers Anonymous stamp sets from Tim Holtz ~ The Professor 2, together with Distress Spray Stains and Embossing Glazes to add texture, sprays and splashes to her background.

Kath used Distress Oxide Sprays and Distress Embossing Glazes with Tim Holtz/Stampers Anonymous Mosaic Layering Stencil and Grunged stamp set to create the background on her card and decorated with Idea-ology Field Notes Ephemera and Theories Quote Chip

Macarena made a colorful tag with several techniques of using Distress Embossing Glazes. She stamped the background with Tim Holtz Dapper set and gave a texture with Tim Holtz Tiles stencil.

Maura added lots of splashes of color to her art journal pages with Dina Wakley Gloss Sprays in Lemon, Fuchsia, Lime and Ocean.

Meihsia was inspired to create a mixed media tag using the vintage portrait from Tim Holtz Idea-Ology Found Relatives on the background and sprayed the tag using Ranger Mini Misters Spray Bottle and Ranger Inkssentials Pipette Dropper

Sandra used Distress Spray Stain Peeled PaintHickory Smoke and Walnut Stain and Distress Oxide Spray Walnut Stain and Peeled Paint to make splashes and splatters and create her background. She also sprayed Distress Resist Spray and foiled it with Pewter Glimmer Foil and a Heat tool.

Zoey used Tim Holtz Plain Collage Paper and Tim Holtz Idea-Ology Typeset collage paper to decorate the background of this tag. A photobooth image was the perfect embellishments along with some Canvas Strip by Ranger and some Tim Holtz designer tape

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.

Please note that all previous challenges and winners posts can be accessed by clicking on the button at the very bottom of this page.

Please read the challenge rules on the sidebar. It has come to our attention that some are entering projects that were posted weeks ago. While they may follow the theme they are not eligible to win the voucher. All creations must be newly published. Thank You 

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