Mixed Media Tuesday with Vicki Boutin!

Mixed Media Tuesday with Vicki Boutin!

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Happy Tuesday my friends!!!  It’s Vicki here with a little Mixed Media Fun!  This one is all about the layers and Distress Paint, Distress Ink, chipboard and die cuts.  My favourite things!!!  Take a look…

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I really do love die cuts.  This one here is a Tim Holtz Alteration Die from Sizzix called Feather Duo.  LOVE it!  I cut the feather from a sheet of chipboard.  You could use chipboard, old packaging or cardboard.

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Start by shaking up a bottle of Cracked Pistachio Distress Paint and then pounce it on a craft mat.

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Press the chipboard die cut into the paint and allow it to dry.

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Love the pattern here!!  Do not cover the enter feather.  Leave a few open spaces.

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When the feather is dry, add Salty Ocean Distress Ink with an Ink Blending tool.  Allow the ink to dry.

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The paint will resist the ink to create this great effect!

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Add Picked Raspberry Distress Paint to a craft mat.  Place a Layering Stencil over part of the feather and add the Picked Raspberry Distress Paint with an Ink Blending Tool.  Allow to completely dry.

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The second layer of paint creates a slightly opaque layer.

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Ink up a fun background stamp with black Archival ink and stamp an image on to the feather.

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Adding this stamped layer create some depth!

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Here is a closer look!  It’s fun.  It’s inky.  It’s fast.  I hope you get a chance to give this layered look a try!!!

~ Vicki Boutin

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2015-02-24T11:52:03+00:00

15 Comments

  1. Glenda February 24, 2015 at 12:12 pm

    Love anything Tim Holtz Distress products, love your tutorial and tips. Thanks.

  2. Christine Kiehl February 24, 2015 at 12:17 pm

    OH I love this technique! Thank you for sharing it with us!

  3. Dorina D February 24, 2015 at 12:21 pm

    So fun and cute. Love the different layers in this great tutorial. Thanks for sharing.

  4. Donna W February 24, 2015 at 12:35 pm

    love your tutorial going to give it a try. TFS

  5. Valentyna February 24, 2015 at 12:46 pm

    Looks great! Thank you for sharing!

  6. barbara macaskill February 24, 2015 at 12:57 pm

    Total awesomeness! TFS@!

  7. Renee Hoffer February 24, 2015 at 12:59 pm

    I love what you did with the feather!
    (Ok, so maybe that doesn’t sound exactly right, but you know what I mean!)
    LOL

  8. Fiona Hatfield February 24, 2015 at 3:11 pm

    Thank you for demonstrating this, your steps are so simple, I think even I could do this!!!
    your end result is gorgeous

  9. Kathy P February 24, 2015 at 3:16 pm

    Very cool layering ideas with the paints,inks and the stamping! Thanks for sharing!

  10. Vicki Botuin February 24, 2015 at 6:58 pm

    Thanks friends!!! I love Distress products….just play around with them and the magic will happen!

  11. Tona February 24, 2015 at 7:48 pm

    Fabulous tutorial. Thanks for the inspiration.

  12. theCook February 25, 2015 at 4:44 am

    Love the so many layers on the feather!

  13. Cheryl February 25, 2015 at 10:12 am

    Awesome ideas!! Can’t wait to try!!

  14. Vickey e. February 27, 2015 at 8:39 pm

    Great tutorial. I will have to try soon!

  15. Sandy Clinton March 1, 2015 at 9:20 pm

    Love the look of this one, Vicki!

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