Tuesday, April 9, 2013

DT Use it Tuesday - challenge #53

for my giveaway

It is the 2nd Tuesday of the month, so it is time for another challenge at Use it Tuesday and this time we're having a sticky situation. We want you to grab those rub-ons, stickers and embossing powders out of your stash.

***REMEMBER: All of our challenges call for you to use your hoarded supplies! A challenge requirement is to tell us in your post what you used!***
 
 
For this challenge I made a page in my art journal, because I wanted to show you how perfect rub-ons and stickers work in your art journal.
 
First I've put gesso on the entire page, then I colored the page with Faber Castell Gelato's in a rainbow pattern. I sprayed it with water and blended the colors with my fingers. While it was still wet, I pressed some bubble wrap on the page. That is how I created the little circles in the background.
 
Then I used this stencil by Donna Downey with PanPastel 800.5 Black and added some rub-ons by KI Memories that are in my stash for at least 7 years! The word 'colorful' is made with a Doodlebug sticker alphabet that I have for 8 or 9 years. The flower in the upper left corner is stamped with black ink and embossed with clear UTEE.
 
Now it is your turn to use your rub-ons, stickers and embossing powders. Link up your project to the Use it Tuesday blog for your chance to be our guest designer at one of our upcoming challenges!
 
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11 comments:

  1. Soooooooooooo gorgeous!! I loveeeeeee that rainbow background!!!

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  2. This is such a fun page! Love it!

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  3. Ah! Love this. Absolutely stunning.

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  4. What a fabulous journal! I love the bright colors!

    Stacey
    DT sister

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  5. what a colorful page :D i have a few old rub-ons i need to use up too!

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