Monday, October 23, 2017

{Mixed Media Tutoria} A Cool Autumn Inspired Calendar by Melissa

Hi! I'm here to share another mixed media calendar with you today. I hope you enjoy seeing the process I used to create it. 
Here's the mini calendar page that I made.

 I used the following STAMplorations products for this tutorial:

1. I started by die cutting leaves and birds from white cardstock.

  2. I stenciled a flock of some birds onto the background.

3. I adhered the die cut leaves and birds to the panel.

 4. I sponged on a rainbow of colors.

5. I stenciled leaves and stamped birds and heat embossed in clear and gold embossing powder, respectively.

6. I spritzed on white and black splatters and then trimmed the panel.

7. I designed the little calendar as a word document and printed it onto white cardstock. It measures about 4" x 2 1/4" or 4 cm x 5.75 cm.

  8. I die cut the calendar and framed it.

  9. I framed the page, adding some leaf stenciling on the bottom half of the panel  with homemade stencil made with Trendy Leaves 2 dies. I adhered the mini calendar to the panel.
That's all I have for you for today. I hope that you enjoyed this tutorial and look forward to reading your comments. 
Thanks for stopping by!

Grace & Peace,

P.S. Here’s a coupon code for you. There’s no expiration, as long as I’m a STAMPlorations Girl, this code will be valid. You may use it in addition to the 5% off sale on Typografia in Faith stamps which will be running until October 31st.

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  1. One special calendar so lovingly made. Thank you for the step by steps on this wonderful creation. The die cut birds and the blending of the colours on the background look fabulous x


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