Live, Love, and Laugh

by Darsie

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Supplies:

  • Imagine Crafts/Tsukineko: Memento LUXE: Nautical Blue, Pistachio, Danube Blue, Lilac Posies; StazOn Opaque White (inker); Memento Markers: Tuxedo Black, Bamboo Leaves, Cottage Ivy, Lilac Posies, Sweet Plum; Sponge Dauber; InkBlushers; Craft Mat
  • Crafter’s Companion: Live, Love, Laugh Stencil
  • May Arts: Olive Striped Grosgain Ribbon
  • Miscellaneous: low-tack painter’s tape, 6×8 canvas, Gesso

Directions:

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1. Prepare your canvas with Gesso and allow to dry. Apply Memento LUXE Nautical Blue with an InkBlusher as shown.

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2. Apply Memento LUXE Pistachio with an InkBlusher as shown.

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3. Apply Memento LUXE Danube Blue with an InkBlusher.

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4. Apply Memento LUXE Lilac Posies with an InkBlusher.

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5. Lay the stencil onto the right side of your canvas and secure with low-tack painter’s tape. With a Sponge Dauber, add StazOn Opaque White (from the inker) to the exposed areas on the stencil. Remove stencil and allow to dry.

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6. Enhance the edges of the stenciled areas with Memento Markers. Add a striped grosgrain ribbon on the left side of the canvas.

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