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Darlene Grob
Design Team Project
Altered Tins and Altered Lunch Box
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Krafty Screen | Altered Board Book | Altered Tin
Flag Book | Shadow Box | Altered Clipboard |
Miscellaneous Pieces
Gatefold Journal  | Krafty Templates | ATCs | Cards
Challenge: Krafty Inspiration - Take 1 Make 5

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Australia Tin
by Darlene Grob (DT)
using
AM182 - XLge Stylized GumLeaf
AM211 - Lge Small Gumleaf
AM259 - Lge Mini Stylised Gum Leaf
AM108 Med 1916 Penny
KL217 Sm Gum Sprig
RP050 Lge Sydney GPO
RP090 Australia
RP149 Med. Linen
RP204 Med Compass
RP 317 Au Revoir Text
RP437 XXLge Map & Ship

Warehouse ADC clay and Arbee's, highlighted with Colour box chalk inks.

Altered Lunch Box

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KL Lge Funky Alphabet G,A,R,D,E,N,L
AM015 Med Curls In Squares
AM064 XLge 2 Doll Faces
AM177 Lge Cheeky Face
AM157 XLge Daisy No 1
AM161 X3Lge Medieval Keyhole
AM251 Sm Mini Frog
AM255 Lge Mini Skeletal Leaf
AM269 Lge Leaf (2)
AM275 XLge Art Doll Blank by Cathy Daulman
AM280 Lge Mini Daisy
AM318 XXLge Dragonfly Wings Set
AM324 XXLge 4 Fleur d'Lyse
AMKT7 X4Lge Floral Texture
RP117 XLge 3 Skeletal Leaf Set

Arbee Paper magic, Scrapbooking Papers, Diamante Butterflies XXLGE, Copper mesh,
Curtain Tassels/Tie backs, Flowettes – white, Impressions inks varied colours- Yellows-oranges-reds to colour Tassels.Kindy Glitz, Punch Leaves, Embellishment textured square tile, Silk Flowers, Timber Lady bugs, Mini gems, Leaf Beads, Metallic beads, Resil Flower Beads, Wire, Pliers, Vellum flowers, Vellum/ Laser Printer, Scrapbooking Letters/Stickers, Brilliance Cosmic Copper Ink Pad, Copper Embossing Powder, Heat Gun & Hair Dryer, Pritt Power Gel & Glue Stick, Metal Primer, British Paints- Gold Chest 50, Acrylic paints assorted Colours, Metallic paints silver & gold, Baby wipes, Fine scissors, Paint Brushes variety, Tweezers, Xyron 150 & 250 create A Sticker machines, also Making Clay Push mould Floral (Leaf)
Casts painting Method:
Paint casts in desired colour, when painted get fresh baby wipe or finger & smear off some of the paint & allow to dry, using silver or gold wash paint, paint over the pieces to highlight. Allow to dry second coat of another paint can also be painted after first wash is dry follow same method as above.

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“Pretty In Pink” Altered Tin
using
AM015 Med Curls In Squares ( Partial )
KL "P"- Lge Funky Alphabet P

Arbee Paper Clay, Acrylic Paint, Clear Kindy Glitz, Cigar Tin, Solver Metal Primer, OP digital print
 
  “Bright & Beautiful” Altered Cigar Tin
using
AM066 Lge Filigree Cross (partial casts)

Black Makin's Clay, Gold Paint, Mica Magic Gold refill, Dulux Metal Effects Paint/ Foam Paint Brush, Brilliance Ink- Lightening Black, Whale of a Punch ID Tag Punch, Square Plier hole punch, Rounded Corner Punch, My Impression- Bright & Beautiful Verse Stamp , Floret Flower Stamp By Anita’s Stamps, Gold Ribbon
 
Angels Religion True Love Altered ART Tin Trio
featured in APC Vol 68 2007
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Angels Altered Tin
using
AM242 5XLge Alphabet Tile

Also using:

Warehouse, red modeling medium
Flexible craft mat/ or laminate offcut
UM carnation flower – Unknown
UM Deco Angels – Unknown - purchased from Stamp4Art
Perspex mounting block
Brilliance Lightening Black & Graphite Black– Multi Purpose Ink Pads
Eclipse Mints Tin
Solver Metal Primer
British Paints - Enigma Rose 113, Red River 109, white secret 29, Acrylic paint samplers
British Paints - Gold Master Craft paint sampler
3D Dimensional Magic
Micador Metallic watercolor paints
Domino
Foam brush
Old clear film canister, for mixing paints in
Fine tipped artist brush
Bostick – Zero nails adhesive
Awl
Xyron create a sticker machine & permanent adhesive
Gold ribbon
Pinking Shears
Satin Roses
Magic dots mini
Tweezers

Cast “A” with modeling medium onto flexible craft mat/ or laminate off cut, allow to dry over night, turning over as required.
Paint the tin with metal primer, allow to dry,
Paint tin with 2 coats of Enigma Rose paint allow to dry, paint “A” & Domino as well with 2 coats each.
Mix required pink colour for highlights on “A” & paint and set aside, when dry then highlight with gold paint as well.
Randomly stamp carnation stamp inked with Brilliance Lightening Black over tin, carefully rolling the stamp around the edges of the tin to achieve a clear image, this can be slippery, so care is needed. If a mistake is made wipe off quickly, but carefully with a baby wipe, and allow to dry before re stamping. Allow tin barrel to dry completely, then when dry stamp the top of the lid as well.
Ink up Deco Angels stamp & press out required portion on to domino surface, in Brilliance Graphite Black Ink. Allow to dry, paint carefully with fine brush the image where required with micador metallic water colour, and then paint sides in Gold leaf style paint, allow to dry, then highlight the top in a free hand design with Gold leaf style paint.
When dry seal domino with 3D dimensional magic. Set aside to set.
Using Xyron sticker creator feed two strands of gold ribbon cut with pinking shears to seal ends, feed through machine together carefully.
Adhere to tin in required position. When set in place, adhere domino using Bostick Zero nails, and then adhere “A” in position as well using adhesive. When set in place, using mini dots adhere satin roses in position upon tin. To complete your design.
 
Religion Altered Tin
using
AM066 Lge Filligree Cross (full and partial casts were used)
AM123 XXLge Set of Wings (1)
AM242 5XL Tile Alphabet

Also using:

UM carnation flower – Unknown
Perspex mounting block
Brilliance Pearlesant Beige– Multi Purpose Ink Pads
Foam Dauber

Opals: Currawong ( Black ), Eureka ( Gold), Sandstone.
Melting Pot , Glad bake, paddle pop stick, heat resistant tile.
Warehouse, red modeling medium
Flexible craft mat/ or laminate offcut
Liquid Leaf Copper 6160
British Paints – Black Gloss Craft paint sampler
Eclipse Mints Tin
Scrap booking paper
Paper trimmer- Carl DC 200 & Fiskars A5 trimmer.
Solver Metal Primer
Foam brush
Bostick – Zero nails adhesive
Awl
Double sided sticky tape
Satin Rose
Magic dots mini
Tweezers

Cast “R” & center bar of the cross with modeling medium on to flexible mat, allow to dry over night, then paint with Gloss black paint & allow to dry.
Paint the tin with metal primer, allow to dry,
Then paint tin with 2 coats of Black gloss paints allow to dry.
Measure & Pre cut desired pieces of scrap booking paper for tin then using foam dauber highlight some areas of the paper with pearlescent beige ink.
Adhere pre cut pieces of scrap booking paper to top & sides of tin using double sided sticky tape.
Stamp carnation stamp inked with Brilliance Pearlesant beige in desired pattern on tin, carefully rolling the stamp around the edges of the tin to achieve a clear image,
Allow tin barrel to dry completely, then when dry stamp the top of the lid as well. Set aside to dry.

Using melting pot supplied by Fat Cats Corner, to cast wing & cross with opals into Krafty Lady moulds. Allow to set in moulds to achieve a glass like finish to the casts,
The longer the opals are left in moulds the better the finish.
When moulds are cooled, and cast out, dip finger into copper leaf paint and rub on as desired. Also do the same to the “R” & centre of cross cast, when dry paint sides of cross & bar with copper leaf paint.
When dry, impress the “R” into the Brilliance Pearlesant beige ink pad & set aside to dry.

Adhere full cross & portion of cross to tin as desired, and also the “R”, allow to set, then plan where wings are to be placed, and place adhesive where desired, and carefully set wings in place & hold in place till set, as the adhesive has colour be careful not to smudge, if this does occur, use awl to scrape off, and if necessary, touch up with gloss or copper leaf where desired.

Using magic dot adhere rose to lid of box, to complete the project.
 
True Love Altered Tin
using
AM242 5XL Tile Alphabet AM246 XXLge Reflective Angel (partial)

Also using:
UM carnation flower – Unknown
Perspex mounting block
Brilliance Cosmic Copper– Multi Purpose Ink Pads
Opals: Currawong (Black), Eureka (Gold), Sandstone.
Melting Pot, Glad bake, paddle pop stick, heat resistant tile.
Warehouse, red modeling medium
Flexible craft mat/ or laminate offcut
British Paints – Gold master Craft paint sampler
Eclipse Mints Tin
Scrap booking embossed paper
Scissors
Solver Metal Primer
Foam brush
Bostick – Zero nails adhesive
Awl
Double sided sticky tape
Satin Rose
Magic dots mini
Tweezers

Cast “T” with modeling medium on to flexible mat, allow to dry over night, turning as desired, then when set paint with River Red 109
Paint the tin with metal primer, allow to dry,
Then paint tin with 2 coats of River Red 109 & allow to dry.
Stamp carnation stamp inked with Brilliance Cosmic Copper in desired pattern on tin, carefully rolling the stamp around the edges of the tin to achieve a clear image,
Allow tin barrel to dry completely, then when dry stamp the top of the lid as well. Set aside to dry.

Using melting pot supplied by Fat Cats Corner, cast reflective angel portion with opals into Krafty Lady mould, dribbling it around the edges for desired affect. Allow to set in moulds to achieve a glass like finish to the casts, When mould is cooled, cast out reflective angel portion & paint with gold paint carefully, set aside, when dry apply another coat of gold and allow to dry also.
Also impress the “T” into the Brilliance Cosmic Copper ink pad & set aside to dry. Then use finger to buff & highlight edges of “T” with cosmic copper ink also, then pick up satin rose & impress into ink pad to highlight the bloom also, and set aside to dry.

Cut the embossed scrap booking paper and adhere to tin with double sided mounting tape, into desired position.
Adhere reflective angel portion to tin as desired, and also the “T”.
Using magic dot adhere rose to box, to complete the project.

Supplier for Brilliance & most other brands of inks,
truly the best prices I have ever found also stockist of the complete collection, or Carl Punches, Paper adore & Whale of a punch & other Carl supplies, Complete stockist also of Xyron, cricket, sizzix , rollergraphs & many other ranges, Express also has there own stamp designs for your selection, sold mounted or unmounted, call in to see Brian Gill he’ll take care of all your needs
 

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Cover of Tin
using
KL "J"- Lge Funky Alphabet J
AM066 Lge Filligree Cross (full and partial in corners)
AMKT7 X4Lge Floral Texture



Inside Tin
using
AM066 Lge Filligree Cross (partial)
RP 089 Small Bordered Believe



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Inspire Tin
using
KL "A"- Lge Funky Alphabet A
AM242 5XLge Alphabet Tile
AM155 XLge Medieval Key No.1

Also used ephemera, fibre, small tag, and inspire word tile.

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