Archive for August 8th, 2007

was to make a project using mainly products from one manufacturer.
The documents box below was for the Basic Grey challenge, and here are two LO’s, for the American Craft challenge and the We R Memorykeepers challenge.
Belsebub: CS Bazzill, PP American Crafts, Fluid Chalk: Charcoal, Alphas: Cuttlebug Olivia
Souvenirs: CS Bazzill, PP We R Memorykeepers, Tag: Sizzix, Alphas: Basic Grey Blush, ribbon

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Documents Box

I needed a place to put away all the papers and documents I’ve gathered in a kitchen drawer, so away to IKEA I ran, and bought some nice paperboard boxes. This first one is a Kassett for documents, which I started with painting in dark brown, then added crackling medium and so a coat of MM Shopping Bag. I need to work a bit on my painting, this didn’t turn out sooooooo good at all places – you have to be fast because the crackling starts immediately. After it had dried I dressed it with Basic Grey papers, added some Prima Daisies, bling flowers, a metal butterfly, dried leaf, ribbon, brads and the sides are stamped and embossed.
I learned a lot on crackling from this project – and it sure was fun to do! Now I have some more boxes to alter, as they come in packages of two, and they will also have this crackled paint…

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