17 Aug 2014

Stampboard Charm

Hi everyone!! where's the sun gone!!! It's a wee bit windy here today and I think we will definately see some rain...good old Englsh weather..typical on the weekend.

This week I have made a charm from stampboard. My inspiratiion was the lovely piece Helen Chilton did over on the Paper Artsy blog this week. You can pop over and see it here.

I used 3 pieces of stampboard one inch square...I picked a few translucent colours from my freco paints..london bus, tango,yellow submarine,chatreuse and hey pesto. I layered them on until I was happy with the colour. Next I took the stamp ith the three beautiful ladies from LP006 and inked it up with black stazon. I laid the stampboard onto the stamp to ensure that I only got the part of the image I wanted.

 I scraped just a bit of the paint off to reveal the white underneath, and then used tiny screw eyes and rings to attach them all together and added some fibres to the top

 I had forgotton how much fun stampboard is to work with.

Thanks for stopping by...................................


  1. I love this, it's beautiful! and yes, I always forget how much I like Stampboard too!

  2. I love this trio of beauties Lin, and how you linked them together! Gorgeous colours too!
    Alison xxx

  3. It's a beautiful piece Lin and you marched in early, no sneaking in at last min...haha. Xx

  4. This is so gorgeous Lin wld make a fab bracelet! I love stampbord too. We need to persuade julie Ann!

    Lucy x

  5. Gorgeous piece. These ladies are lovely and the colours glow. Feels a bit autumnal here today as well. Hope we will be getting some more summer.......

  6. Love the 3 together and the use of different angled faces, brilliant Jane x

  7. Stunning piece Lin! Beautiful LP images and fab colours, I love it!! xx

  8. Ha ha! I just saw Lucy's comment on here! What is she like?! Well, I've tried it and isn't it fun? I love your use of Fresco translucents - really lovely! This looks so beautiful as a hanging too! How clever! Ooh, and lovely stamp choices! I'm definitely hooked on Stampbord now! Julie Ann xxx

  9. Stunning little pieces of ArT, Stamp Board is great to play with! :-) xxx


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