Inky Hands

ChristyUncategorized1 Comment

So these days, I’m at a point where the ink on my hands from one project doesn’t have a chance to wash off before it’s covered with ink from the next project. I’m pretty sure my fingernails are now permanently dyed purple.

I love it though. I may never be a hand model, but my colorful fingers are proof of time well spent.

For example, today I tested new embossing powders (spilled glitter all over my jeans), colored butterflies (colored my knuckles blue), designed the make-and-take for tomorrow night (burned my thumb repeatedly with a heat gun), and made lots of flowers (and sprayed Glimmer Mist ALL OVER my hands).

I didn’t bring my camera with me–though I had just about everything else from my craft room there–so I have to make do with grainy pictures from Facebook. Sorry about that.

This is tomorrow’s make-and-take. Lots of embossing powders and a couple of fun techniques.

And this is my make-and-take for the National Scrapbook Day crops on May 7th and 14th. I love these Hero Arts butterflies.


One Comment on “Inky Hands”

  1. Miranda

    hi Christy, cute cards and you better stay away from pastels if you don't want to end up completely covered in colour. I always use all my fingers when I use pastels, and than you nose or face starts itching, and guess who you will look then ;-)

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