Friday, March 16, 2012

Make it Crafty Violet Hanger

Happy Friday...this is a scheduled post as we are away at a business conference in Queensland and then I'm going on to visit a friend in the north of the state while I'm here...coming home via Helen's for 2 nights...*waving* Helen, will be there soon :)

This week our challenge theme at The Outlaws Copic/Promarker group is HUMOUR, so let's see all those funny images or sayings you have tucked away in your stash. You can make anything you like...doesn't have to be a card. We're hoping to get lots of laughs this week from your entries!!

We also have a fabulous tutorial for you this week, done by our talented teamie Jo.  There's a video and PDF so come on over and have a look. We'd love to see anything you make with the instructions.

I've made a hanger....

I saw this saying a while back...somewhere??...and loved it. Perfect for a hanger lol so I just had to find an image to go with it. I've used Violet from Make it Crafty...isn't she gorgeous :)  I would have liked to make a project using Jo's tutorial but couldn't find those particular folders in Aus :(

I haven't made a hanger for a while and had forgotten how much I enjoy them. I'll probably have a bit of a run on them again now!  Violet has been printed onto Cryogen White (iridescent), coloured with Copics & glitter pens, fussy cut and popped up on foam dots...she is about 5 1/2" tall. This is what I love so much about digis, you can make them any size to suit your project. This is the first time I've tried the Cryogen paper. I bought some from the US to see what I thought of sounded lovely with the iridescent finish...and my teamie, Carla, uses it all the time. I like it but it definitely handles differently to the X-Press It blending card, which is still my favourite :)  The Cryogen will be anice alternative for a change and sort of (but not quite lol) saves using the shimmer sprays I love so much :)

The wooden hanger is one that hubby made me. I still have a few left to use before I ask him for another lot. He helps support my addiction lol

A close up of Violet:

Copic Colours:

Thanks for looking........have a wonderful day :)
CS:   Cryogen White
DP:   Kaiser
Stamp:   Violet from Make it Crafty
Colouring:   Copics, glitter pens
Other:   Wooden hanger made by hubby, computer generated wording, Kaiser rhinestones, SU Crystal Effects, foam dots, wire


Penny said...

Lynne, Violet's gorgeous! Love her! And the saying is too funny! It certainly rings true; that's what makes it so funny!

Carla S. said...

Love your hanger, Lynne! Violet looks fabulous! Hope you are having a good time! Enjoy your visit with Helen!

Jo said...

I love the hanger Lynne. Violet is very pretty. I love the way you make this hangers I see why you love to make them.

Tracy said...

She looks fantastic Lynne! Love all your shading. So pretty. I think your little hanger is sweet as can be! :-)

Mary J said...

That is brilliant Lynne! I lvoe how you coloured that sweetie in!

Bronwyn Eastley said...

Ha ha! Maybe you read that on the coaster I have sitting on my craft desk?? What a fun sign and beautifully coloured as always!

LilyPinkScraps said...

Great project Lynne, you're so very good at these! Hope you have a wonderful trip :)

Lorraine said...

Beautiful hanger, Lynne! Gorgeous coloring of that sassy image and love the sentiment too!

Kathi said...

Violet is gorgeous. She's beautifully colored.

That sentiment is soooo perfect!

Enjoy your holiday with your friend.

Payne Holler Cards said...

that hanger is soooo funny! she is so cute n sassy (-:


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