Friday, January 23, 2015

FWF: Stamped Photo Frame

It's Friday again, yay! For my Unity Friends With Flair entry this week I have not a card but a fun, hanging photo frame!

The frame was purchased at my local craft store and was a blank canvas calling out to me to be stamped!  I used images and a sentiment from some kits of the month to create a scattered floral scene directly on the frame.  I colored the images using Prismacolor pencils, again directly on the frame itself.  I must say, I was pleased with how well this worked. It was kind of an experiment and I wasn't sure what I was going to get!

Finally, I added a coating of mod podge to protect the coloring and adhere the sentiment and this cute wood veneer bird that I painted and distressed.

I hope you enjoyed this "out of the box" way to use those gorgeous Unity images. Thanks for stopping by and I'll catch you next time!

14 comments:

  1. Saw this on the Unity Friends with Flair. Your altered frame is gorgeous!! I thought the bird was metal until I read your description...

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  2. Very fun frame! Great idea to use pencils!

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  3. This came out so cool! Wonderful project!

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  4. Your frame is wonderful. Thanks for sharing.
    I'm stopping by from Unity's Friends with Flair.
    Crafty hugs,
    Dawn
    Designs By Dragonfly {blogspot}

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  5. I love to see mixed media art . Yours is fantastic
    Paula

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  6. The flowers and bird look great on the frame. So creative.

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  7. This is WONDERFUL!!! Love the use of the monthly inspiration palette from Unity. Such a pretty floral design....and the sweet bird veneer is just the right touch. Terrific project!!!
    <3 J

    jwoolbright at gmail dot com
    HerPeacefulGarden.blogspot,.com

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  8. this is just great. love finding a treasure and having a vision to turn it into something new. fantastic elements!! and hey...your blog name is adorable! ~Donna K @ Studio307

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  9. Oh wow - this is just amazing! I love all the great details -what a wonderful way to add your artwork to your home decor!

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  10. Very pretty with the flowers and bird.

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  11. I love this. I saw something like this at a craft store but did not have the vision like you have so I did not get it. I love the stamping on it. Fantastic.

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