Thursday, April 30, 2009

Jazz up your Masked Image

Have you all tried masking using Tim Holtz's idea-ology masking templates? They are so easy to use and you could never fail in getting an amazing masked image.

But what else you could do to jazz up the masked image? You could definitely doodle on it or to make it even more fun, try cutting out part of the masked image to create details within the masked image. Later, layer another piece of pattern paper below it. You could also add some Stickles to bling it up.

In my sample above, I've done a masking using Tim Holtz's flourish masking template. Later, I've cut out circles and some parts of the masked image. Then, I've added a light blue blingy pattern paper under it. Isn't this cool? Try it!


Julie Jacobs said...

Irene, First off, let me congratulate you on your blog appearing in Artful Blogging. My favorite magazine. Funny thing, I found your blog on my own this morning, not sure how I got there and then I saw it in the magazine tonight and marked the page to check it out and there you were again! Love your blog, you must be so proud, your work is beautiful. You have a new friend and follower!! I am definitely going to try the Tim Holtz masked image products. The look they give your layouts is beautiful. Thanks again for sharing your work!! Julie

SequoiaLynn said...

I have most of Tim's masks and love them thanks for another idea!!!

melles-world said...

Hello from Germany!

I love your work, that looks really fantastic!


Karina said...

Yes, this is really cool. I look forward to see the rest. TFS all your ideas!!!

Renee said...

Love this technique Irene! Very cool indeed.

Paulien van den Bosch said...

sigh..... beautiful!

image masking said...

Hi. This post is likeable and your blog is very interesting, congratulations!!

mrsb said...

Thanks for this very cool, different way to use my Tim Holtz masks!
You are really so talented!
/Maria B (Sweden)


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