On Page 41 of Tim Holtz' Compendium of Curiosities book you will find the instructions on how to make "Rusted Enamel". And at Linda Ledbetter's Studio L3 you will find a challenge based on those instructions. I'm not telling you any more.
You've got feet. Check it out.
So THIS is what I made:
I used Wild Honey and Vintage Photo distress Inks.
Now here's the deal.
Look a bit closer:
When I got this done, I thought it looked a lot like leather. and then I remembered that I hadn't done my purse yet for February's Artful Bag Challenge at Frosted Petunias.
The bag is supposed to be an altered object.
I had bought something to alter and it is in fact sitting on my desk looking at me woefully.
Change in plans.
You know how something just
Well,. that's what happened with this.
It started out as a background for something I was going to make to the CCC Challenge.
to make it into a purse.
I'll admit, the purse police (if they do indeed exist) would argue that I didn't really
an object, per se.
I don't care. That's my story and I'm sticking to it.
And it's FULL of makeup and money, BTW.