Hello friends! Today I'm sharing a mini burlap panel, that was fun and easy to do! I think this would make the cutest addition to a small wall collage or even a gift basket!
For the background I smeared some Transparent Gloss Texture Paste on to the burlap panel. While the paste is still wet, I generously sprinkled Clear Rock Candy Distress Dry Glitter onto surface, then shook off excess.
I set aside the burlap panel to air dry.
It's hard to see in the photo, but you get a great sparkle from the Distress Glitter yet it's transparent that you can still see that burlap panel.
I colored the watercolor cardstock with Mermaid Lagoon, Peacock Feathers and Cracked Pistachio Distress Spray Stain and a little water. Then dried with a heat tool.
I die cut the watercolor cardstock with the lattice die from the Mixed-Media Thinlit set.
Then I trimmed it down to fit nicely on top of the burlap panel.
I diecut one of the butterflies from the butterfly duo die with watercolor cardstock. Then I colored with Mustard Seed and just a little Spiced Marmalade Distress Spray Stain, then dried with a heat tool. I intensified the color slightly in center of butterfly with Mustard Seed Distress Ink and a blending tool.
I ran the butterfly through the vagabond using the Butterfly Duo Texture Fade that accompanied the die. (ignore the blue butterfly, it was originally blue not yellow)
I highlighted wings with Spiced Marmalade. Then did some outer shading with Walnut Stain Distress Ink and a blending tool. I attached the diecut lattice to the burlap panel with foam squares. Then I attached the butterfly to the lattice with foam squares as well. Then finished off with one of the black Small Talk stickers and a Special Delivery Remnant Rub. Quick and super easy :)
I hope you have enjoyed my "Be Authentic Burlap Panel". You can find most of the supplies I used at Inspiration Emporium via the links below. Remember to use my coupon code - vintagemuse - to save 10% on your order. I also want to remind you that Inspiration Journal is having a fun "Pasted" challenge here, so hop on over and upload your fun project for a chance to win, you have until May 31st. One lucky winner will receive a very generous $50 gift voucher to spend at Inspiration Emporium! If you have any questions or if there's anything I missed please let me know I love your comments, I truly appreciate each and everyone of them! As always thanks for stopping by and I'll see you next time! xx