Spring Time in a Bottle with Karenliz

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This month we are in a Match Up with Canvas Corp Brands to show you unique ways to use The Crafters Workshop stencils and mediums with a variety of Canvas Corp Brands surfaces, Glimmer Glam Paints and Tattered Angels Glimmer Mists.

Don’t forget to see details at the bottom on how you can win a wonderful prize that is worth over $50 in goodies from TCW and CCB.

Today I have another project for the Match-Up.
Here are the supplies I used.

TCW Stencils:
TCW676 Party Lights

 TCW684 Bird Gathering

TCW681 Bauhaus

TCW Black Modeling Paste
TCW Light & Fluffy Modeling Paste
TCW Gel Medium Matte
TCW Modeling Paste
TCW Black Gesso
CCB Burlap – Teal and Yellow
Golden Fluorescent High Flow Acrylics
White Paper Flowers

The Crafter’s Workshop provided me with stencils and mediums to create this project. The opinions I share are solely my own because I do love to use them.

I painted a 6×6 cradled wood panel with black gesso. When it dried I took the Teal CCB Burlap and cut it up and pulled it apart to look torn and distressed. I first just auditioned the burlap piece so I would know where to put the stencil.

Using the new TCW Black Modeling Paste I added the Bauhaus stencil to parts of the wood panel.

When it dried I added the high flower acrylics.

When the high flow acrylics dried I attached the Teal Burlap with TCW Gel Medium.

While it dried I cut a piece of the yellow burlap and pulled it apart.

I wanted to add a light from the Party Lights stencil but I didn’t want the inside part of the stencil.  I used painters tape to block off the parts I didn’t want.

I used TCW modeling paste through the stencil to add it to the wood panel. When it dried, I added the two little girls and the cut CCB burlap. 

To keep the bright colors throughout my project, I painted the grass bright yellow and added the flowers which I painted.

While I waiting for it to dry I was going through all the new 2017 stencils and found the Bird Gathering stencil. I added the bird the heavy weight black card stock with Light and Fluffy Modeling Paste.  Then used the high flow acrylics to add color.

I added more of the Bauhaus stencil on the top of the blue burlap.

I attached the bird with TCW Gel Medium.
I then changed my mind.
Because I really wanted the bird on the canvas I added eggs to the party light and took out the two little girls.

Here it is all finished.

I’m loving it now that I put in the eggs.
As you can see TCW + Canvas Corp Brands products are a perfect match.

Here is your chance to get your hands on a wonderful collection of products from The Crafter’s Workshop and Canvas Corp Brands.  Here is all you need to do….

  1. leave a comment here on any or all of the Match Up Posts during the month of February with The Crafter’s Workshop  and CCB.  You can leave one on each post for more chances to win.  Don’t forget to include #tcwccbmatchup so we can find you!!!
  2. and/or leave a comment on the CCB Facebook page. Don’t forget to include #tcwccbmatchup so we can find you!!!
  3. and/or leave a comment on any of the CCB Instagram posts where you see any of the projects from the CCB team or the TCW team.  Don’t forget to include #tcwccbmatchup so we can find you!!!

You can follow along by searching #tcwccbmatchup too.  If you love what you see and would like to join the Facebook group the CCB Collective – ask to join today.

Thank you so much for stopping by!
Karenliz Henderson
The Crafter’s Workshop Design Team

22 thoughts on “Spring Time in a Bottle with Karenliz

  1.  #tcwccbmatchup
    Love the design on
    this canvas art. The
    bird is so colorful
    and the bottle with
    eggs looks neat!
    Carla from Utah

  2. Wowzers!!! This piece Karen created is nothing short of electrifying!!! I’m in love with all things neon and this colorful beauty is definitely sparking my wilder creative side!!! Thanks so much for all the awesome inspiration you provide! I appreciate and enjoy it so much. #tcwccbmatchup

  3. Brilliant Karenliz, I so love the range of stencils they come up with and your take on them if great. Happy crafting, Angela xXx #tcwccbmatchup

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