maandag 30 mei 2016

Monochrome Turquoise Tag with video tutorial

http://www.simonsaysstampblog.com/mondaychallenge/

Hi everyone,

It's Monday and that means a new Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge! This week it's all about Monochrome. Pick one color and make your project with that color.


My favorite color is turquoise, aqua, mint green. I'm aware that they are actually different colors, but very often it's a matter of interpretation which color is which and I love them all. I've therefore made a mix of these colors, as they are almost the same. In addition, I used a lot of black to apply contrast and shadow.

 

The first step was applying Vibrant Turquoise Dylusions Paint with a baby wipe to create my background. With Peacock Feathers and the Simon Says Stamp Diamond Circles stencil I added more depth to it.

 

The Trellis Framework (thanks Marzena!) die I've applied also with a layer Vibrant Turquoise Dylusions Paint, followed by a layer of Opal Magic Blue-Gold Alchemy Paint. While the paint was stil a bit wet I've also applied some Mint Perfect Pearlso give it even more shimmer.



The Layered Dragonfly (again, thanks Marzena!) also got a layer of Vibrant Turquoise Dylusions Paint. To accentuate the embossed portions I went over it with Jet Black Archival Ink. But to give it even more dimension and some shimmer, I've then given a layer of Opal Magic Blue-Gold Alchemy Paint and once again went over it with Jet Black Archival Ink.



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Thank you for stopping by! Love to see you next time!

Hugs,
Sandra

17 opmerkingen :

  1. Beautiful tag Sandra, I love the aqua shades and the background and dragonfly are fabulous! the whole design is stunning :-)

    luv
    Lols x x x

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  2. I love, love the color you chose, Sandra, it's my favorite! Your background is amazing and the dragonfly is awesome. Love the whole design! Cathie

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  3. wow. this color is so beutiful. really nice work.
    greets
    Alexa

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  4. I love it, you know :-) and you're welcome! I was so curious to see what you'll make with them and it's a great job as always! Thank you for the video! Hugs, Marzena

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  5. amazing! i AM in love with this TAG!!! Thank you Sandra for also sharing the video!xxx

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  6. Such a gorgeous deep turquoise, Sandra!!Love all the wonderful texture too.

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  7. stunning tag Sandra...so much detail and texture and I adore your dragonfly...hugs kath xxx

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  8. I LOVE it ! My favorite color is blue in general and turquoise is a gorgeous blue. For me it means summer, warm sea, holidays.... Your layout is just Stunning ! Thanks so much for sharing. Izzy Scrap (http://izzyscrap.com)

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  9. This is such a gorgeous tag, Sandra. I really love the beautiful colors and the pretty colors on the background. :)

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  10. We're totally simpatico! I LOVE the color turquoise! Fab tag, Sandra :D


    *mwah*
    Steph
    Simon Says Stamp!

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  11. Beautiful tag! I always look forward to seeing what you've made and I love your video's. TFS and the inspiration!

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  12. Me too I love the turquoise! Absolutely stunning tag, the contrast turquoise black is utterly impressive! Barbara

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  13. Yes! You definitely know how to rock the turquoise and I loved seeing what you came up with! I adore the beautiful and elegant textured background you created and I think "forever" was the perfect sentiment to include!

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  14. Gorgeous tag, love all the texture & fab colour :)

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  15. A little behind (aren't I always!) I love your videos and save them all to my computer! Love it!!
    sandy xx

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