Saturday, 26 November 2016

Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers #73 UFO

It's time for our new challenge at the Sisterhood of the Snarky Stampers and this time Edna has chosen U is for UFO.


No, not flying saucers filled with little green men, but Un Finished Objects.

I really didn't think I HAD any UFOs, I tell myself that I always finish everything I start. But I had a look in the box I keep at the side of my craft table, where I slip anything that makes me think "I'll deal with that later" and this is what I found.......


Erm, well perhaps I don't always finish everything I start (except a bottle of wine, but that's another matter) . What a jumble of stuff though - I thought it would be impossible to work out where to start. 

However one of the encaustic wax frames I'd made some time ago had a very underwatery look to it, and one of the stamped images is this gorgeous Katzelcraft seahorse.... an idea started to form.


I cut one of the encaustic pieces into a frame and mounted it over a piece of shell-patterned paper then coloured the seahorse to match both frame and paper.


Now I'm trying to think of a suitable snarky sentiment to use on the inside! Meanwhile, I am sharing it with
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8 comments:

  1. Stunning colours, Jane, and that green looks so watery and fabulous, Jo x

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  2. Love the colour of the frame it looks like the sea. super image and a great card.

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  3. Great scene Jane. You've inspired to look in my box of unfinished cards or as I call them 'work in progress' but I think 'Unfinished' is more true!!! Huga Wynn xx

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  4. Amazing what that box of unfinished "stuff" can turn into isn't it?
    Fabulous job sistah!!

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  5. That frame is amazing, Jane. It looks like an underwater cave which is perfect for your darling little seahorse. Thanks for sharing your card with us at ATSM this week.

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  6. That frame is A.MAZ.ING!! Holy crap! It screams to be touched! LOL! Love the underwatery scene you created with it!
    Ok. Came up with some sentiments for the inside: 'Be yourself, but if you can't be yourself, be a seahorse.'
    Or a more risque' sentiment: 'F*ck you, I'm a seahorse!'

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  7. Wow, this is awesome! It's like it was meant to be, the seahorse (esp. the way you coloured him) is perfect for that gorgeous frame.

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  8. Absolutely freakin' awesome! I had to look up how you did that frame-neat!

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