Remember Smile Layout – 3Quarter Designs

Hello my beautiful crafters, Well who would have thought we would be in July already!!! And what does the 1st of the month mean? New release from 3Quarter Designs is what it means lol.

Cerulean Spring

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Collect Beautiful Moments Canvas

Welcome my crafty peeps!!! Today I am sharing my latest project for Snip Art which is a mixed media hexagon canvas.

I covered the base of the canvas with  patterned paper and used liquid acrylics to ink it.

I used an assortment of flowers from my stash.

Mixed media canvas

I embossed the padlock and honeycomb background chipboard with white embossing powder.

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The Mandala Dreams Napkin chipboard I painted with acrylic paint and then dry brushed with white gesso

Hexagon Mixed Media canvas

The wings and leaves are a mould and I paint them bronze and gold. The chipboard key is also painted with bronze acrylic paint.

Snip Art Mixed Media Canvas

Snip Art Products Used

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Ridiculously Happy layout

Hi there my lovelies, well start of the month means new collection over at the 3Quarter Designs headquarters and boy this one is absolutely stunning.

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For my background I used the first 2 top sheets in the image above and inked the torn edges with Faded Jeans Archival Ink. I then stenciled the background using Art Anthology’s Diamond Grunge stencil and Faded Jeans distress oxide ink pad.

Sapphire Wings Layout by Farrel Tailor

I sprayed my lace using Seth Apter’s new Izink sprays in Outremer and also used it to splatter the background and spray on some flowers and the lattice chipboard which I cut into pieces to create a border.

3Quarter Designs Sapphire Wings layout by Farrel Tailor

I used the elements sheets to fussy cut the old clock, butterflies, frame and some flowers. I also used 2 of the mat sheets for behind my photo. To finish off the layout I used a Tim Holtz stamp called Papillon for the background script.

Sapphire Wings Layout 3Quarter Designs

Thanks for dropping by and I will be back soon with another one of my projects

Farrel xx

 

Live a life full of passion layout for 3Quarter Designs

Hi there my lovely creative peeps, today is the first of the month which means a new collection release for 3Quarter Designs.

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Here is my layout, I used the papers, title strip, photo mats, elements and chipboard from the collection along with Finnabair’s Manuscript stencil and The Crafter’s Workshop Champagne Gold modeling paste.

Live a life full of passion by Farrel Tailor

The flowers are by 49 and Market and the lace is a mould that I used Stamperia Cream paste to create.

Live a life full of passion layout by Farrel Tailor

I hope you like my creation and I will be back soon with my next creation xx

Spread Your Wings Album for 3Quarter Designs

Hello there my lovely friends, today I am sharing my project for 3Quarter Designs using their new collection Luminous Aura.

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For my project I decided to create an album for a friend of mine who can use it for her travels in the future. This range is absolute stunning and I managed to use every single piece in the pack for this album……fist pump moment right there!!!

Spread Your Wings Album by Farrel Tailor

The album itself I purchased from Kmart here in Australia and it was a kraft based album. I added some stenciling on the cover and painted with black gesso. The chipboard frame is apart of a 3 pack from Kaisercraft which I inked and added crackle accents to. The title I used one of Tim Holtz Quote Chips.

Spread Your Wings for 3Quarter Designs

The flowers are by Green Tara and Prima and everything else is from the 3Quarter Design collection pack.

I have a very quick flick through video of the inside of the album so if you would like to see it please click here.

Enjoy and I will be back soon

Farrel xx

 

My Sweetheart Layout – 3Quarter Designs

Hello there my crafty friends, today I am sharing my latest layout for 3Quarter Designs using there newest collection Natures Walk.

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Here is my layout using the following pieces from the collection – Vintage and Treasure Element sheets, Postcards and Forest Leather mat sheets, Tags and Plants patterned paper and the chipboard frame.

My Sweetheart by Farrel Tailor

For the background I tore in half “plants” pp and adhere it to “Tags” patterned paper.  I used Art Anthology’s Art Deco stencil with Stamperia Crackle Paste and used Distress Oxide Ink in Forest Moss to add some colour between the stenciled area. I stamped Kaisercraft’s script background stamp with Coffee Archival Ink.

My Sweetheart - 3Quarter Designs

The chipboard frame I cut in half and heat embossed using Stampendous Aged Bronze Embossing Enamel. The flowers I used are 49 and Market Vintage Shades Ecru Bouquet and Penelope Dee Serenade Blooms which I inked with Coffee Archival Ink

My Sweetheart layout 3Quarter Designs

The element sheets I did a little fussy cutting of the leaves, clock and frame (I also cut the middle out of the frame). I also used the tag from “Tags” patterned paper. I used the Postcard mat for my photo cluster  and Forest Leather for my photo mount. I added some Art Stones and and Distress Oxide Sprays – Vintage Photo and Forest Moss for some splatters in the background.

Natures Walk Collection

Thank you so much for dropping by and I hope you all enjoy the rest of your week

Farrel xx

 

 

Paradise Found Layout – Art Anthology

Hi there my creative lovelies!! Today I am sharing my newest project for Art Anthology.

At the end of the blog is my process video – feel free to check it out xx

  1. To begin with I applied a thin coat of clear gesso to my patterned paper. Why do I do this you may ask? It is to seal the paper so that I can add my mediums to the paper without it buckling. Once dry I then using AA’s stencil Keyhole and Velvet Dimensional Paint – Brownie.

2. After drying the stenciled area with my heat tool, I then applied some clear crackle medium and dried again. I then sprayed the crackled area with water and using a paint brush I applied Siesta Key and Granny Smith Colorations Sprays.

3. I sprayed my flowers with water and then sprayed Colorations Spray – Sandcastle. I used my heat tool to dry the flowers.

4. I painted the flowers with Minx Shimmering Ink – Decadent using a paint brush. I also painted my chipboard title with the same ink.

5. I then adhered all my pieces to the layout along with mini prillz and art stones. And finished the layout off with some stamping.

I used these products on my project:

Stencil – Keyhole

Colorations Sprays – Siesta Key, Granny Smith, Sandcastle

Minx Shimmering Ink – Decadent

Velvet Dimensional Paint – Brownie

I hope you enjoyed my art journal page with  Art Anthology products!  For more ideas visit us on Pinterest and also join our Facebook group, Art Anthology Adventures in Art!

Thanks for stopping by

Farrel xx

 

In Nature Mixed Media Canvas

Hello there my lovelies!!!! Well I am sure most of you would have seen the latest 3Quarter Designs release over the weekend – Seasons Palette…… and all I can say is WOW!!! I thought for this collection I would create a mixed media canvas and I can see a lot of layouts being created with this collection too….. just stunning!

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I was planning on recording my process with this project but silly me forgot to charge my phone first and then I didn’t realise that the video had stopped recording…. oops. Anyway I shall give you a quick tutorial on my canvas – So I used a 5×7 inch canvas and covered it using the paper with Hydrangeas on it.

Nature Mixed Media Canvas by Farrel Tailor

I used a palette knife to scrape some black gesso around the edges. I painted the film strip chipboard from the collection, my resin frame and metal butterfly with black gesso. For the frame and butterfly I used Art Alchemy Waxes to add some colour.

Mixed Media Canvas Seasons Palette by Farrel Tailor

Using the same patterned paper, I tore 2 strips using the lighter part of the paper and inked with Distress Archival Inks and adhere to both sides of the film strip. I also cut the quote strip at the bottom of the paper and mounted them onto the “Pine” photo mats.

Seasons Palette canvas by Farrel Tailor

I used alcohol inks to add colour to my glass pebbles (gold mixative and Valencia) and inked my cheese cloth using Art Anthology’s Minx Shimmering Inks – Decadent. Then I added my flowers and art stones.

Thanks for dropping by and I will be back with another project soon

Farrel xx

 

Dreamer Mixed Media Tag – 3 Quarter Designs

Hello there my creative lovelies, today I am sharing a mixed media tag I created for 3 Quarter Designs using their new collection – Dreamers Flight. If you haven’t seen this collection yet then you are in for a treat as it is just gorgeous!!!!

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For my tag I did use a chipboard tag and adhered “Flight” patterned paper. I applied some crackle medium to the background and then used Art Anthology’s Colorations Spray – Patience over the top. I then stamped a script stamp randomly over the sprayed area with black archival ink.

Dreamer mixed media tag by Farrel Tailor

I the heart and word “Dreamer” are from the collections quotes and elements sheet. I applied some glossy accents to the word Dreamer. I used resin wings, key and stars and painted them with Art Alchemy Sparks paint and then highlighted with a wax.

Dreamer Tag by Farrel Tailor

I stamped the butterflies and coloured them using Distress Oxide Ink. To finish the tag I added an assortment of flowers, micro beads, art stones and sisal. I just love how this tag turned out.

Thanks for dropping by and I can’t wait to show you my next project real soon.

Farrel xx