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Wednesday, 25 January 2012

Stampotique Designers Challenge ~ Alter..

It's time for an exciting new challenge from Stampotique Originals.

Kate is our new hostess this week.. here is what she had to say..

January seems to be a time when many of us decide to use what we already have so with that in mind I challenge you all to alter something! It can be anything from a matchbox to a coaster, an old CD to an empty cardboard box. Have a good hunt around, see what you can find and give it the Stampotique treatment!

Here is my altered jigsaw piece/wall hanging..
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The jigsaw piece was covered in Gesso and given the full treatment with Distress Inks and water. I had so much fun thinking about this piece and creating a magical evening scene.. great fun!

We hope you can join in with the Altered challenge.. one lucky random winner will win a $30 gift certificate.. so get out those gorgeous Stampotique stamps.. have fun!


Happy crafting, Gez.xx

11 comments:

  1. This is so so soft & pretty Gez, beautiful work xxx

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  2. WOW this is brilliant what a great hanging, Love Hxx

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  3. How pretty, Gez. It is all dreamy and gorgeous.

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  4. Your puzzle piece is sublime, Gez!

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  5. Beautiful muted colours Gez. :)

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  6. It's beautiful Gez, I hope she brightens your week xxx

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  7. Beautiful crafting, Gez. Hugs x

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  8. How cool Gez..I have a puzzle to alter and forgot about it..this is my new inspiration! Love it! :)

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  9. love what you've done with your jigsaw piece, beautifully decorated.

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  10. Ooh, what a great idea to use a puzzle piece. But the question is, which one of your children is missing a puzzle piece from their jigsaw?!
    Love the colours you chose, the whole thing looks so magical. X

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  11. I love this Gez, beautiful colour. It must be a HUGE jigsaw lol x

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