Friday, 18 May 2012

Timeless past wall hanger

 This project made TOP 3 on Unique Crafter Challenge- thanks
This Mixed Media piece was made for my spotlighting in Wow Embossing Powders blog team post

I used 7 Gypsies  recyled book covers from old and ugly projects- 2 mediums and one bigger for the middle part, made holes and connected them with some recycled twine and added this 7 Gypsies metal handle
Then I used some 7 Gypsies journaling cards and made a lot of texture with Tando Creative masks and Wow Embossing powders: Suzy West Cotton Candy, Metallic Copper, ,,,,,,,,
I also stamped with Wow stamps Gratitude set.

 This flower was made from some synthetic lace  sent to me by Jen, our Team leader, I cut out 2 flowers, covered  them with Clear embossing ink and Wow Candy Cotton and Copper  embossing powders and then heated, and it shrinked and made this gorgeous flower and I also added 7 Gypsies clock handle and Handmade Halo brass clock charm

Then this huge Tando chipboard clock was covered with inks and powders to this vintage look. I used another Tando mask for the copper embossed dots here

The lower part was made a bit more colorful: I added a Halo glass pebble- with clock on it and some Halo  resin flowers in the same colors as my embossing powders and used the clock mask with molding paste and then heat embossed with Cotton Candy powder again.

The swirl chipboard is A2Z Scraplets piece covered with some glitter over a pink paint
Hope you like this altered piece as much as I do.
I enter this to some web challenges:
Distress for Paper Play 
Anything goes for Simon Says stamp and show
Masking- lot of it here- for Frilly and Funkie
Lace or trim- lot of lace on the bottom- for Inky Impressions 
Recycled- book covers and twine and made flower from a piece of old fabric- anything goes and plastic (flowers) for Recycle. repurpose , reinvent 
Ribbons and fibers for Unique Crafters challenge 
Use fabric for Craft room- my big flower on the top part is old fabric one, shrinked with heat embossing over it.


Teresa Kline said...

fantastic job of masking, I luv it! So glad you played along with us at F&F...have a super weekend!

enjoy *~*

Kerry said...

Beautiful wall hanger, love all the detail & colours. Thanks for joining us at Inky Impressions.

Marjie Kemper said...

Ooooh, all your layers are absolutely stunning, Irit. Love the colors, the stamping and masking. Thank you for joining us at Frilly & Funkie this week!

Sharon said...

Very clever use of recycled and new products on your creation which looks really stunning!! Thanks for joining our Recycle, Re-Purpose & Re-Invent Challenge this month - hope to see you again next month for our new theme!

Maria said...

Wow, this is stunning! I love all the texture you've added, and your recycling is fantastic. Thanks for sharing this with us over at the Craft-Room Challenge, and good luck in the draw.

Maria x

Laura said...

Lovely piece.

Zoechaos said...

Gosh Irit this is an amazing assemblage, show cases our beloved Tando as well as the WOW powder (a fan here I might add) and all the other wonderful things you incorporated. Thank you for sharing with us at Craft-Room Challenge XOXO Zoe

PS we do ask people to turn off word verification for our challenge XOXO

Anonymous said...

Fabulous wall hanging. love how you've aged the clock. Thanks for joining us at Frilly and Funkie. Sue C x

Debi said...

wow look at all those details! thanks for joining us at craft room challenge, Debi x

Ellis said...

Fantastic recycling and an amazing project you've made! =)
Thanks for joining us at Recycle, Re-Purpose & Re-Invent!
Hugs, Elenor DT

KelliJo said...

Just look at this piece! How PRETTY is this and a clever mind you have! :) Thanks for playing along with the Inky Team this week!

craft-roomjulia said...

Such a delightful wall hanging. I love all the layers and texture you have created, and great use of re-cycling. Thanks for joining us at Craft Room Challenge and good luck. Julia xxx

Suzanne B aka brookfies said...

Hello Irit, this is a stunning piece of art and craft. The great lThank you for sharing with us at the Craft Room "use fabric" challenge this fortnight. Suzanne:)ayering and embossing is stunning.

hazel said...

What a fabulous project, I love it. Thank you for joining us at Craft-Room Challenge.
xxx Hazel.

Annie said...

Hi Irit this is a fabulous creation. So many techniques and embellishments. Absolutely stunning. Crafty hugs Annie :)

Katie Butler said...

I love all the detail in your project. Great job! Thanks for joining us at Unique Crafters Challenge.

Thrift Peddlers said...

Irit, Great piece, love the clipboard clock and the plastic flowers. Thank you for sharing this with us on Recycle, Re-Purpose & Re-Invent.
:) Chris / CS Designs

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