Inspired by a recent journal page from Paige utilising several Bee Arty stamps, dies and stencils along with texture paste and shimmer dusts to create an interesting journal page.
Bee Arty products used
white card 250 gsm 1 sheet
black card 220 gsm 1 sheet
shimmer sprays; amber, candy, lush, cobalt, peacock, fern, tan, wine, jacaranda
Other products used:
No 10 white tags (3)
Round paint brushes small and
Black Archival ink pad
Apply texture paste onto the
tags through the Organised
Chaos A4 stencil. Allow to dry
Randomly add black Archival
ink stamping randomly over the tags using the Script
stamp Bokeh clear stamp set. Also add
some black splatters over the stamping.
Allow to dry.
In the 6 well paint palette add small amounts of shimmer powders (blues/greens/jacaranda).
Pipe in some water to activate the powders.
Spray each tag lightly with
water then add 2 colours per tag using a small round paint brush as per samples
Allow to dry naturally.
Apply white gesso to journal
page, dry off.
Apply texture paste through Distressed bricks A5 stencil in a triangulated shape over the page.
Allow to dry thoroughly.
well paint palette add small amounts of shimmer powders (yellow/orange/reds). Pipe in some water to activate the powders. Lightly spray the page with water.
With the larger round paint
brush to brush blocks of liquid colours over the page. Allow to dry naturally.
Carefully press the archival ink pad onto the textured areas across the page to create a ‘grungy’ effect. Add some black splatters over the page also.
Tap the page onto table
to encourage the splatters to drip slightly.
Run the through the diecut machine onto the Aussie
Flowers metal dies onto A4
white card 250 gsm 3 flowers and 6 leaves. In the 6
well paint palette add small amounts of shimmer powders (wine, amber, lush,
tan, fern). Pipe in some water to activate
With small paint brush add
the colours to 3 flowers and 3 leaf die cuts (may require two coats). Leave
3 leaves white to add depth and relief to the coloured page. Allow to dry naturally.
Assemble and adhere the flowers onto each of the tags. The
order – white leaf (right side), coloured leaf (left side) and flower in middle
towards the bottom of tag.
Add details with black paint pen, add sentiment to each tag.
Adhere the tags to the black card then cut fine border
around the tags stagger the two cards.
Adhere two tags to the outer edges of the page and one to the
Outline the whole page with black paint pen.