Monday, 19 June 2017

Altered Picture Frame with DMC Powders and Ice Cubes

Hello to all!!!

This is Anita here and I am continuing with this month's theme at the DMC blog.... Powders, cubes and Dust !!!!
You will get a whole range of ideas from flower making to home decor, simple projects to elaborate ones .. all under one blog but with the usage of the awesome DMC SPARKLING DUST, FROSTED SUGAR POWDER AND THE ICE CUBES.
See here what they look like.
As the name suggests, this looks exactly like sugar granules and does NOT have sparkle or glitter but a frosted look. It comes in 60 gm seal packed awesome plastic , see through jar and gives a nice textured effect to projects like Mixed media and Sos Peso. These can be easily adhered to any surface using Glossy Accents, Multi medium matte gel, clear glue etc.When mixed with modelling paste, it gives a wide range of textured effect.

Sparking dust powder adds an ultimate shimmer effects to all your projects...its flawless white shimmer color and smooth texture gives a fresh snow effect. Looks amazing if you combine the same with our new frosted sugar powder. It can be adhered with any glue easily.
Its amazing if used for flowers, sospeso flowers, jewellery making, mixed media backgrounds.
Its great for all kinds of cards, scrapbooks too.
One jar contains 30 grams (1.05 oz) net sparkling dust in a beautiful reusable jar.

Crystal ice cube create a beautiful and amazing mixed media background. It is great to be used for faux crystal ice cubes effects with miniatures.
It can be well  very used with our glass bulbs and other glass product.
It is a great idea for making resin, Jewellery, Faux Ice Creams, Faux Colors etc.
So lets move on ....

 Start with a frame and apply masking tape both inside and outside the glass frame. Apply one coat of Home Decor chalk paint Sheep Skin. Then roughly brush some black acrylic paint as shown and apply a coat Home decor crackle paint. Dry thoroughly. Apply a second coat of Chalk paint and see beautiful cracks appear.

Start with the back ground. Cover the base with any light shade paper and Apply modelling paste with stencil. Add some sugar powder while still wet. Add some sparkling dust also.

Using Matte gel, adhere the ice cubes as shown. Use shimmer Spray to add colour.
 Add the required embellishments and add ons.

Follow the pictures to get an idea of the use of embellishments.

So I hope you liked my project. Please visit the Crafters Corner Store for all the Dress My Craft Products.
Here is the link of basic products used for my project.
Do stay tuned for many more ideas.Happy Crafting.