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Kasia


Hello dear friends! Kasia Krzymińska here. I'm so happy and honoured to be here and I can't wait to share with you my very first project made as a Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft® guest designer. What I prepared for you is  very simple tag with hand-drawn butterflies.


First step was to create background. I covered manila tag with thin and irregular layer of gesso.

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Hello dear friends! Kasia Krzymińska here. I'm so happy and honoured to be here and I can't wait to share with you my very first project made as a Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft® guest designer. What I prepared for you is  very simple tag with hand-drawn butterflies. 

First step was to create background. I covered manila tag with thin and irregular layer of gesso.

When it was completely dry I started with my Gelatos® Colors. I worked on craft sheet so I used them directly on it.

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Next step was to add a little bit of water on them with my atomiser and to delight how they beautifully blended together :)

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Do you know I could stop working right now and just repeat these steps only to watch blending colors for hours?
That was sooo inspiring! But what I actually did is that:

 

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When it was dry I startet sketching my butterflies using PITT® Artist Pens. Because of their different nibs I could create my butterflies using thin lines as well as wide brush strokes.

 

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Then I started coloring using Art GRIP® Aquarelle Watercolor Pencils and water. India ink in PITT® Artist Pens is permanent and waterproof when dry so you don't have to worry that your sketch will blurry.

 

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I also used white PITT® Artist Pen on my drawing to add some glimmer.

 

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And here is my tag after some stamping and misting:

 

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Beautiful tag!

Love how you created your tag - it's beautiful! From start to finish, you can re-create these techniques in any projects. So versatile - a great reminder of how wonderful these products are <3

Beautiful!!!!!

Gorgeous tags Kasia! I know what you mean about watching the colours blend together! Very Inspiring!

Delightful!!!

Beautiful! I don't have any Gelatos yet, but I think I really need some ...... :o)

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