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Saturday, August 30, 2014

Rain ! Rain ! Come Again !


A Wall Hanging that depicts the rain and cloud.

The cloud and rain drops were traced and cut out from felt sheet.

The rain drops were sewn to the woolen yarn and the yarn was sewn to the cloud.

The eye and the mouth details were added using buttons and thread.


Linking this to Imaginations: Monsoon Galore: #3 Anything Goes With Monsoons..

Wall Hanging

I made this simple wall hanging with a waste cardboard. 
The cardboard was decorated with the magazine paper roll.
The Small flowers were made from waste cereal box cardboard and painted.
The butterflies were made with the sponge sheet that is used in packaging.
The flower at the bottom was made with the tissue roll. I had painted it white.

 


Linking this to Lessology : Challenge #39: Fluttering butterflies

Decorated Money Box

I made this decorative box using a waste Pringles Can.

The Pringles can was covered with gift wrap.

I decorated the can with pieces of felt, flowers made of  fabric.








Linking this to

Try it on tuesday : Use your stash

    The gift wrap and felt were the stash materials used in the craft.


Updates:

This was selected  one among the top five in the Try it on Tuesday : Use your stash challenge.


Friday, August 29, 2014

Happy Ganesh Chaturthi !

Lord Ganesha made with rice flour and turmeric.

 







Wishing all my friends and relatives a Happy Ganesh Chaturthi !!!

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Watercolor Cards

A water color silhouette

An Octopus Silhouette Birthday Card done with the water color silhouette technique.



A Simple Water color Card

This is a simple floral card wishing a dear one.
 


Linking this to
Beyond Grey Challenges : BGC#57 - Watercolors 
Scrapping 4 fun  Challenges :Challenge #24 - Technique Challenge

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

A Simple card with Stamping and Spray Technique

I made this simple card by using the techniques stamping and Spray Painting.


For Spraying the watercolor  I have used  an old tooth brush.

The stamping was done using vegetables.

The circle stamping in the border was done using pearl onion.

The Heart stamping in the centre was done using carrot.

The Sentiment "You & Me " was traced using DCWV ( Die Cuts With A View) Template.

The flowers were also traced using the DCWV Template.


Hope you all like it.

Linking this to
 Lulupu : Challenge #37 - Background stamps + Mists
Word Art Wednesday: Challenge #147 - Anything Goes!
 Scrapping 4 fun  Challenges :Challenge #24 - Technique Challenge


Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Greeting Cards made with different watercolor techniques

A Simple card made with Watercolor Stamping Technique


A card made with the Progressive watercolor Technique


 A card made with Watercolor - Salt Technique






Linking this to
Beyond Grey Challenges : BGC#57 - Watercolors 
Scrapping 4 fun  Challenges :Challenge #24 - Technique Challenge


Saturday, August 23, 2014

Mixed Media Card

Like a welcome summer rain, humor may suddenly cleanse and cool the earth, the air and you.

- Langston Hughes
A simple card that welcomes the summer rain  and the colorful rainbow.
Heart - Shaped flowers were made with paper.
A small piece of mesh  cover was used as a cover for the card. 





Linking  this to   

The Mixed Media Card Challenge Blog : The Mixed Media Card Challenge #2 {Summer}



Imaginations: Monsoon Galore: #3 Anything Goes With Monsoons..

 Open Minded Crafting Challenges : Challenge #17 - Last Days of Summer

Thursday, August 21, 2014

CAS Card

A Simple card made with pattern papers.




I have used the DCWV Woven Paper for making this card.

Linking this to

Create Something Catchy CSCC #6 - Pattern Paper Fun

Kraft Zone : CAS CARDS Challenge #8

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Friday, August 15, 2014

Simple Bookmarks





These bookmarks were made from waste cardboards.

The bookmarks were decorated with several repeating motifs or patterns.


Linking this to Anything But a Card Challenges No. 38 - Repeating Motifs

Kolam



This kolam is called as Nelivu (Wriggle or Twist)  kolam or Sikku (Tangle) kolam. 

The starting or the ending point of the kolam cannot be identified so easily.

These  kolam  are made  by drawing lines around the dots.

A single kolam will have several patterns.


Linking this to

 Anything But a Card Challenges No. 38 - Repeating Motifs

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Butterfly Themed Happy Birthday Streamer

I made this butterfly themed birthday streamer for my son's birthday.



I have used the waste one side printed A4 sheets for drawing the butterfly pattern and cut them out.


Linking this to LESSology Challenge #39: Fluttering Butterflies

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

A Simple Card


A Simple card created with few pattern papers. The small flower in the centre was also made with paper.

Linking this to

Create Something Catchy CSCC #6 - Pattern Paper Fun

Kraft Zone : CAS CARDS Challenge #8

 

Tuesday, August 12, 2014