Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Distressed Inking Tutorial

Cheryl Walker is giving us a wonderful tutorial today on Distressed Inking using alcohol inks...you'll get gorgeous results with this technique!

Materials Needed:

Distressed Inks(choose your colors)
Tim Holtz Dabbing tool
Alcohol Blending Solution
Pearl Mixative
white cardstock
Memento black ink
Stamps - she used Paisleys and Peacocks from AI

Step 1- stamp your image!


Step 2-add your colors to your dabbing tool then add Alcohol solution

Step 3-Dab your colors around the feathers


Step 4-Add your mixative pearl around the feathers, and color the peacock with blue copic, and add dots to the feathers with the same blue copic


Step 5-color his legs and now you can cut out the peacock


Step 6-start cutting out the image


Step 7- take your cut image and adhere to card/project and

VIOLA....a gorgeous card!



We hope you enjoyed today's tutorial!

4 comments:

Patti said...

Great tutorial Cheryl!

Sandra said...

beautiful!
Thank you for sharing the fun technique!
Sandrae

Kim Nath said...

Thanks so much for the great tutorial Cheryl, it looks so fun to do and the results are beautiful!

Michelle B. AKA JustPaintingAround said...

What a cool technique - Perfect for the Peacock! Thanks!