Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Ippity Review

Hello again.. Angie here with another Ippity Review


It is time to go to your local Home Depot or your local paint store.
Now go to the paint chip section.. and grab some of those wonderful colours.




I love the look of paint on cards and layouts.. but I don't always have the colour I want ..so for an easy way to ink up some of your images.. is to use paint chips.. oh and you can do so much more with them as well.


Here is a card I did just inking up the images and using the paint chip as my coloured cardstock.. It has a glossy look to the paper.. so when you ink it up it looks really cool.




You can get such a large range of any colour.. and talk about free.. because paint chips are all FREE.. well, until the paint company sees what we can make with them..hehe


I did the stars and the red in the car body using paint chips, paper piecing them. I love it.. and the colours are so bright and solid.


{Using the Authentic Man set from the Summer 2010 Release}



I hope it is something that you would give a try.. I have also used these paint chips to punch shapes and diecuts too.. have fun with it!!


have a great day. Home Depot here we come!


Angie


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6 comments:

Renee VanEpps said...

AWESOME idea!! I love free stuff that looks great on pages :) Thanks for the tip, best one I've heard in a long time :)

wearestampers said...

Fabulous Angie!! Thanks for the tip!!
Pam

My Angel said...

Thanks for the great tip!! Your card is FABulous!!

JUDI said...

Great card, and fantastic idea with the paint chips.

Toni K said...

These are so vibrant too! Next time I'm in Home Depot, watch out!

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

LOOOOOOVE this card, Angie!! I love the way you drew lines on the three sides of the card---and the stamps--PERFECT:) You are amazing!!


ps...I think I started using paint chips because of you!! YOU INSPIRE ME:)

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