Sunday, April 28, 2019

{Stencil Sunday} Chris Plays with Faces Some More!

Happy Sunday, STAMPlorations friends! We've got another Stencil Sunday installment for you. On the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Sunday of the month, the STAMPgirls share their projects that show off how to creatively use ARTplorations stencils. If you missed last week's post, it's here.

Today STAMPgirl Chris is back to share two more projects. She played some more with one of the Faces stencils and oh boy, be prepared to be blown away! We'll pick one winner of a $15 gift code -- the winner will be drawn from all comments left on the Stencil Sunday posts this month, as well as from the designers' blogs.


Here's Chris with her projects:

Hello and happy Sunday crafty friends! I'm thrilled to be back for my second installment for Stencil Sunday!

I'm still having so much fun playing with the faces stencils. This time I've used the Faces: Gorgeous, Dots and Dashes, and Swirly Blooms stencils to create a card and a mixed media canvas panel!

First is my card:

After stenciling Faces: Gorgeous onto the main panel, I covered it with the Swirly Blooms stencil and applied a few Distress Inks around half of the panel, then did the same using the Dots and Dashes stencil on the other side. Adhering the Fearless word die finishes my card.

Next is the canvas panel:

At this stage in the process, I had die cut an oval from scrap paper, and used the negative as a stencil to sponge beige paint inside it. After it dried I placed the Faces: Gorgeous stencil over it and added black Gesso through it.

For more details on how I created both projects, please visit my blog!

(Other STAMPlorations products used: Bold Sentiments: Hashtag Authentic and Just Because)


Pretty amazing projects, aren't they? For a chance to win a $15 gift code to the STAMPlorations store, leave a comment here and on Chris' blog by May 5. We'll announce the winner in the April winners post on May 10.

Did you enjoy today's featured post? Check back in a couple of weeks because it'll be STAMPgirl Vicki's turn to share some fab stencil projects!


  1. Super cool projects! I love the creative ways you used the stencils Chris!

  2. Wow what fun and fabulous ways to use these two fantastic face stencils....Thank you for the clever and creative inspiration x.

  3. Love the combination of stencil designs used to create these! Very pretty!

  4. WOW!! The way you used the stencils are so out of the box. These are a piece of art that I would frame.

  5. Thank you for these tutorials - I am liking using my stencils and here is another way- thanks for showing us your work beautiful projects!

  6. Beautiful way to use a stencil....well done and thanks for sharing your project.

  7. Wowee, these are so pretty! Even tho I am a purple kinda girl, the first one is really striking to me. Love them all, tho. :-)

  8. Love the way Chris made the
    blue hair for the lady.
    Beautiful and clever.
    thanks for sharing

  9. These are all so beautiful! You really know how to make the most of the faces and using all the variations on your cards.

  10. I adore both of these! Stencils are sooo much fun! I love the purple hair!

  11. These are fabulous! Going to your blog to find out more about them.

  12. LOVE how you used the stencils on these super cool projects - you are so inspiring:)

  13. These are very cool!! Adding the stenciled patterns to the stenciled faces was genius!