Wednesday, July 8, 2020


Hey Y'all!!

Happy Wednesday and hope all is well!! Here is my project for my Altenew Educator Program Level 3: Demystifying Mixed Media taught by the AWESOME Tania Ahmed!! My focus on this card was using Gesso, Watercoloring, Stenciling, Splatter and Heat Embossing!!

Here is my card.....CHECK IT!!!!!

Here are the deets on how I created this fun card!!

1. Create card from white cardstock.
2. Create texture with stencil, gesso and ink onto image panel.
3. Staple sheet music onto image panel. Add glitter tape onto sheet music and add splatter.
4. Stamp, heat emboss, watercolor and die cut image.
5. Stamp, heat emboss and trim sentiment.
6. Adhere image and sentiment onto image panel using foam adhesive
7. Color and add enamel dots onto image panel.

8. Adhere image panel onto card front.

These are the Altenew products that I used on my card:

Gold and Sliver Glitter Tape

Mini Delight: Bold Bloom
Sentiment Strips 2 Stamp Set
Shades of Purple Mini Cube Set
Bubble Wrap Stencil
Green Meadows Mini Cube Set

New Day Card Kit Enamel Dots

I also played along in a few challenges too!!! I played along in the CAS Colors and Sketches challenge:

I played along in the FAB Friday challenge:

I also played along in the Mix It Up Anything Goes challenge(Stencil, Gesso, Splatter, Watercoloring, Heat Embossing)

Thanks for stopping by!!


Card Recipe for Congratulations Card
Stamps: Altenew
Paper: Michaels,Canson
Inks: Altenew, IMAGINE Crafts, Spectrum Noir
Embellishments: Glitter Tape, Enamel Dots(Altenew)
Tools: Heating Tool(Marvy Uchida), Dies(Altenew), Die Cutting Machine, Stencil(Altenew), Stapler, Aquabrush
Other: Gesso(Faber-Castell), Embossing Powder(WOW!)
Techniques: Watercoloring, Stenciling with Gesso, Splatter, Heat Embossing, Die Cutting


stampwithamyk said...

Oh wow, that is stunning! Love the layered images and your background is amazing! Thanks for joining us at Fab Friday, hope to see you again soon!

Nora Noll said...

This is STUNNING!!! I LOVE the music sheet and your texture on the back!!

Amanda Mertz said...

Wow! Great use of all that texture! I love the more "freeform" look of the sketch elements! The torn sheet music is a fun look! Thanks for sharing at Fab Friday!

Heather said...

WOW, Tenia, this is perfectly stunning! I love the paste texture especially, and all the little details, beautiful! Thanks so much for playing at Fab Friday!

Erum Tasneem said...

oh mannnnn I wanna make cards like youuuuu!!!! Once you become an Educator, please teach a layout card or something! You rock!
Thank you for entering your work to the AECP assignment gallery.

Katy said...

This is so pretty! I love the gesso and the music paper-what a beautiful combination. :)

Virginia L. said...

Gorgeous textures and details, Tenia!! Love this to bits! So happy that you are nearly completing this program! Yay!

Jeanne said...

Gorgeous card! And I love that gessoed background - stunning! Thanks for joining us this week at CC&S!

karen h said...

This is gorgeous! I love the all the texture from the gesso! Thank you for playing along with us at CC&S!

Whimsey said...

Great job; very pretty!
Thank you for joining us at Mix It Up!
~Michele, DT