Sunday, 2 September 2012

Chunky Houses by Lori!

Hi all! I was so honored to be asked to contribute to the Artistic Stamper Creative Team! There is truly so much talent here!

For my first project, I thought I would use Kat's Creations stamps..more specifically, the Our House A6 set.  Along with...Borders A6, which is in the background, hard to see, but it's there!  I chose to create a chunky ATC for my project, which is a dimensional ATC cut from a chunk of wood.  I sprayed the plain block of wood with Dylusions inks, which I love doing on bare wood, the wood grain really comes through and looks fantastic. I then stamped the houses and sentiment on white cardstock, then painted with the Dylusions inks! When I glued the houses on the wood, I used some foam behind the roofs and doors, to give them some more dimension. How about some pictures?
I did cut out some leaves from grungepaper and glued them on, after painting with a Citrus Paint Dabber.


Here's a little different angle, showing more of the top:
I painted some plain wooden plugs with the Watermelon Paint Dabber for the "feet" or base, to raise it up a bit.
I just love using the bright colors with the Our House stamp set, the stamps were meant for color!
Thank you for stopping by today, I hope I've inspired you to make some "chunky ATC's"!

32 comments:

  1. So colourful - it's beautiful!

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  2. Wow! how colourful is this? its brilliant x

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  3. Omg! This is .... WOW!!!! LOVEloveLOVE it!!!!

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  4. Totally terrific chunky, Annette x

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  5. You've really brightened my evening with your chunky ATC! Love this!!!

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  6. Waw what a beautifull, stunning creation, I love the bright colours and a the beautifull details, a real masterpiece!!!

    Greetings
    Maria

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  7. love your vibrant and beautiful chunky creation! fab make trace x

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  8. It is wonderful Lori and congratulations on your appointment!

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  9. Hi Lori, your chunky ATC is just amazing, wonderful colours! I love using chunkies too but they don't turn out quite as fabulous as yours........must try harder...A x

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  10. This is gorgeous! Thanks for sharing it.....I'd like to see more.

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  11. Wowwwwwwwwwwww Lori this is really really beautiful.
    I love the wooden atc very vey much.

    Greetings Janny

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  12. Love it Lori...you can't imagine it was just a piece of wood before...Amazing what you've done...love it

    greetings, Alie :-)

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  13. Now that is just lovely what a great little project

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  14. This is just fabulous Lori! Love it!

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  15. Wow - such juicy colours, and such imagination to create this fabulous transformation!
    Alison x

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  16. Oh, Lori, the houses look fantastic done this way! I love your ATC... totally vibrant colors and the leaves are an awesome touch.

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  17. So bright & beautiful...I love it Lori! xxx

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  18. Great choice of colours and I love those houses. Hugs, Buttons x

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  19. Awesome work, so many wonderful elements to look at. Fab. Michelle x

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  20. An absolutely ingenious idea :)) Thank you for joining us this month
    Jennie

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  21. OOooo yummmmm. loving loving lovng all the colour and style involved. really looking forward to seeing the rest of your posts too. must go add you to my blog list :)

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  22. An inspirational, beautiful little chunky piece. I love those colours but even more I love the way the leaves look as if they're ready to fly off in the wind. Stunning colours and the flower is fab too!
    Juliaxx

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  23. What a fun, colourful creation, great project!!

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  24. Love this HEAPS! This looks like sooo much fun and looks fantastic
    Dot x

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  26. Lori, this is absolutely GORGEOUS!!!!!! Just incredible!!! :)

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  27. I am addicted to these chunky ATC's yours is so colourful....gorgeous!

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