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Mimbreno Parrots Say “Hello”

The background was created by brayering glossy white card stock using a soft sponge brayer and a Twilight Brilliance pad. “Swirls Background” was stamped over the brayered piece using a Platinum Planet Brilliance pad. “Hello #1” was colored with Marvy marker #50 and stamped on the lower center of the piece.  “Mimbreno Parrot #1” and “Mimbreno Parrot #2” were colored with Marvy markers numbers 31 and 50 and stamped on white glossy card stock, trimmed and mounted on foam tape over the background. This piece was layered with blue, silver and blue metallic card stock. Card by Margaret Wiggin.

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Zuni Bear Fetish, Lg. Molded Using Toilet Paper

A toilet paper mold is made of “Zuni Bear Fetish, Lg.” The edges are torn and the bear is rubbed with copper Rub-ons. This is layered on torn brown and Kaleidoscope confetti card stock which has been edged with a gold Krylon Leafing pen. The embellishments are baked Sculpey II clay which has been stamped with parts of the stamp, “Swirls Background.” Six layers of toilet paper were laid on the inverted stamp and each was moistened with 1/2 Elmer’s glue and 1/2 water, applied with a 1″ foam brush and air dried. Depending on humidity, it takes one or two days to dry. Card by Margaret Wiggin.

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Brownies Reading Music

“Dancing – Music Conductor”, “Dancing – Reading Music” and “Dancin”” are stamped with Graphite Black Brilliance ink while “Happy Birthday” is stamped with Peacock Brilliance ink on white Bristol plate card stock layered on black glossy and teal card stock. Swirls are part of “Swirls Background”. Card by Margaret Wiggin.