Jun 15, 2012

perfectly imperfect...

who knew that a box of rubbery goodness from unity, a container of golden gel medium, some paint and an hour would turn into this?  i ♥ getting crafty!!

thanks to donna downey's inspiration wednesday video, i learned a new technique. it is awesome and i highly recommend you watch the video.  i got the butterflies i printed from here.  stamps i used are:  poppy chevron, imagine it, and a couple me documented (4/12 smak kit).

and i can't belive it's friday already.  good times with friends with flair.  all the fwf players can be found here.  new unity and {ippity} stamps just released yesterday, so be sure and check them all out.  a few peeps will win free stamps for it!  and speaking of free unity bliss, check out my posts from earlier this week for your change to win more goodies.


perfectly imperfect
stamps:  unity, donna downey, christy tomlinson
paper: watercolor paper
ink:  burnt umber, soft suede, daffodil delight
paint: gesso, acrylic
other: gel medium, bubble wrap, butterfly printout

and if i haven't mentioned it before *wink* there is a huge sale going on!!  30 sets up to 60%off. 30% off all regular priced sets with code SUNSHINE30.   check it all out here!  you should definately take advantage!  this includes {ippity} to!   you can order {ippity} straight from the unity site, combining unity and {ippity} orders.  just pick {me} as your {ippity} chick or you can visit my {ippity} blog for all the details!!

20 peeps have to say:

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

it's a real beauty, and I just love the colors you used to create it!

Emily Keaton said...

Angie, this is STUNNING!! Oh, wow, do I ever love this. You are a crafty genius!

Emily H said...

I love the title of this post. Fabulous cover!

Eva said...

Angie, this is beautiful!

Ruby said...

This is just beautiful. You are so talented.

Shilo said...

very pretty:)

Sarah Mailloux said...

This is gorgeous!

Morissa Sweeney (SCS - stampinsweeney) said...

So lovely!

Noelle Reese said...

You are amazing! I totally love this!!

Melissa said...

What a dreamy looking notebook! So beautiful!! Love all those soft colors with the butterflies!

maxiesmom said...

Love this. Want to know just how you did this, you are rocking these!

Kary said...

Angie, this looks Fantastic!! I LOVE it! Such gorgeous butterflies and colours. Great notebook!!

JPScraps said...

This is beautiful!I love the soft colors and the butterflies.

Maureen Hayes said...

I love how this turned out. Thank you for sharing the video on the transfer technique. I plan to try it out today. I am so jealous of those new stamps! :-)

Heather said...

this is beautiful and I love the sentiment perfectly imperfect

Tameko said...

Fabulous journal cover. Love the background stamping, and sentiments. PS...I love your ATC designs!

Michelle said...

Beautiful!!

Crystal said...

This is stunning! I am trying to branch out and try more techniques in my art journal so I really appreciate you posting that video link!

Maureen Hayes said...

CONGRATS on winning, you truly deserved it. This page is just beautiful!

misssrobin said...

I love the sentiment of perfectly imperfect. Again, I really like the stamping on top of other stamps. Lovely.