september days are here..

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

creating something hand-made shares a special piece of your personality.  media team mou saha shows step by step a wonderful tutorial combining the simplest supplies to make something meaningful.  the use of various distress elements to create colorful layers and textures reminds us the versatility of what these products can be used for.  follow along as mou shares the process to turn the ordinary into the extraordinary…t!m

 

Hi everyone, Mou Saha here today with a layout tutorial using fall-themed stamps by Tim Holtz.

Supplies:

  • Stamps: CMS133 Autumn Blueprint, CMS167 Halloween Blueprints 2
  • Layering Stencils: THS026 Gothic
  • Embellishments: Crinkle Ribbon
  • Distress Ink: Peeled Paint, Vintage Photo
  • Distress Stains: Aged Mahogany, Antiqued Bronze, Barn Door, Broken China, Crushed Olive, Dusty Concord, Peeled Paint, Ripe Persimmon, Spiced Marmalade, Vintage Photo, Walnut Stain, Wild Honey
  • Distress Paints: Dried Marigold, Peeled Paint, Wild Honey, Walnut Stain
  • Distress Crackle Paints: Vintage Photo
  • Distress Markers: Black Soot, Crushed Olive, Gathered Twigs, Mowed Lawn, Mustard Seed, Peeled Paint, Ripe Persimmon, Spiced Marmalade, Vintage Photo, Wild Honey
  • Ink: Ranger Jet Black Archival
  • Tools: Waterbrushes, Tiny Attacher, scissors, Mini Ink Blending Tool, Ranger Non-stick Craft Sheet
  • Adhesive: Ranger Collage Glue Stick, Multi-Medium Matte
  • Others: chipboard, dinner plate, book paper

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

Stamp leaves, acorn, pumpkin, and wheat on white cardstock several times using Jet Black Archival Ink pad. Cut the images out with Kushgrip Snip Scissors.

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Color the pumpkin using Peeled Paint, Ripe Persimmon, Spiced Marmalade, and Wild Honey Distress Stains. Tap the bottles onto nonstick craft sheet to get some of each stain out and apply with fine waterbrush.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

Color the acorns using Peeled Paint, Vintage Photo, and Walnut Stain Distress Stains.

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Apply Vintage Photo Distress Crackle paint to the cap parts of the acorns. Let dry.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

Add visual dimension to the acorns using Vintage Photo Distress Ink pad and mini blending tool. Add details with Black Soot Distress Marker.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

A close up look at the completed acorns.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

Color the Oak leaves using Aged Mahogany, Crushed Olive, Peeled Paint, Ripe Persimmon, and Spiced Marmalade Distress Stains. 

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Color the Maple leaves using Aged Mahogany, Ripe Persimmon, and Spiced Marmalade Distress Stains.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

Add stem details using Mowed Lawn & Vintage Photo Distress Markers.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

Color the Birch leaves with Crushed Olive, Dusty Concord, Peeled Paint, Spiced Marmalade, Wild Honey Distress Stains. 

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Add Stem details using Gathered Twigs and Peeled Paint Distress Markers.

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Because the wheat is a more detailed image, it’s easier to color it with Distress Markers. I used Crushed Olive, Mustard Seed, Ripe Persimmon, Spiced Marmalade, and Wild Honey Distress Markers.

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Lay a dinner plate on a 12″ x 12″ sheet of chipboard and trace it with pencil.

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Cut out the circle with Kushgrip Snip scissors.

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Using Matte Multi-medium, attach some book papers onto the circle.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

Create a color wash with Dried Marigold, Peeled Paint, and Wild Honey Distress Paints and flat waterbrush.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

Lay Gothic stencil over the piece and color in with Peeled Paint Distress Ink pad and mini ink blending tool.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

With Collage Glue stick, attach the acorns, leaves, pumpkin and wheat cut-outs along the rim of the chipboard circle, overlapping to create dimension and interest.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

Add a little shine to the piece by brushing on some Antiqued Bronze Distress Stain with flat waterbrush.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

Take some Crinkle Ribbon and color it using Peeled Paint Distress Stain. Let it dry.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

Using a fine waterbrush and Walnut Stain Distress Paint, write a Fall-themed quote in the center of the chipboard circle.

September Days are Here by Mou Saha | www.tammytutterow.com

Attach the colored crinkle ribbon at the top of the circle with Tiny Attacher to create a loop for hanging.

Here are some close-up shots of my Fall quote wreath.

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Hope you enjoyed the tutorial. And have fun with the stamps!

Mou

 

*be sure to check your local stores for these supplies or you can click the links below to purchase online…
(SSS=simon says stamp / IE=inspiration emporium)

CMS133 Autumn Blueprint (IE|SSS)

 

CMS167 Halloween Blueprints 2 (IE|SSS)

 

THS026 Gothic Layering Stencil (IE|SSS)

 

Crinkle Ribbon (IE|SSS)

 

Peeled Paint Distress Ink (SSS|IE)

 

Vintage Photo Distress Ink (SSS|IE)

 

Walnut Stain Distress Stain (SSS|IE)

 

Vintage Photo Distress Stain (SSS|IE)

 

Spiced Marmalade Distress Stain (SSS|IE)

 

Ripe Persimmon Distress Ink (IE|SSS)

 

Peeled Paint Distress Stain (SSS|IE)

 

Dusty Concord Distress Stain (IE|SSS)

 

Crushed Olive Distress Stain (SSS|IE)

 

Broken China Distress Stain (SSS|IE)

 

Barn Door Distress Stain (SSS|IE)

 

Antique Bronze Distress Stain (SSS|IE)

 

Aged Mahogany Distress Stain (IE|SSS)

 

Walnut Stain Distress Paint (IE|SSS)

 

Wild Honey Distress Paint (IE|SSS)

 

Peeled Paint Distress Paint (IE|SSS)

 

Dried Marigold Distress Paint (SSS|IE)

 

Vintage Photo Distress Ink (SSS|SSS)

 

Vintage Photo Distress Ink (SSS|IE)

 

Wild Honey Distress Marker (ie|sss)

 

Spiced Marmalade Distress Marker (SSS|IE)

 

Ripe Persimmon Distress Marker (SSS|IE)

 

Peeled Paint Distress Marker (SSS|IE)

 

Mustard Seed Distress Marker (IE|SSS)

 

Mowed Lawn Distress Marker (IE|SSS)

 

Gathered Twigs Distress Marker (sss|ie)

 

Crushed Olive Distress Marker (SSS|IE)

 

Black Soot Distress Marker (IE|SSS)

 

 

Jet Black Archival Pad (IE|SSS)

 

Water Brush Broad (SSS|IE)

 

Water Brush Detailer (IE|SSS)

 

Tiny Attacher (SSS|IE)

 

Tonic Scissors (SSS|IE)

 

Mini Ink Blending Tool (IE|SSS)

 

Blending Tool (SSS|IE)

 

Craft Sheet (IE|SSS)

 

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