Wednesday, 4 September 2013

What's On My Workdesk Wednesday 222? Multimedia Canvas

Hello fellow Wednesday Desk Hopper.  Welcome to my desk in Cape Town, South Africa.  Today I give you an overview of my work area as Julia posted on Monday about her new storage acquisition and so I promised her that I would show how I have lined all 6 of mine up.
Not a single one has paper in it...I wonder what the inventors of this 4 drawer paper storing unit would think when they see what us crafters use their products for.  I have mostly stamps in mine and one or two have punches or lazer cuts.

Then here is a close up of my desk where I have used the Kaisercraft stencil/template with gesso and texture paste as a sample for a Multimedia class (part 2) that I am teaching tonight.
In the background you can see the cover of my art journal where I have used a local brand of crackle paint.  It is quite the best I have ever used!  Over my many years of crafting, I have tried many brands.  This one allows you to fiddle a bit with the top layer and I am so excited to see it worked with the distress paints too as I tested a bit on the side of my canvas.

Well, that's me for today.  Might be a tad late in desking as I have to be at school for my son at 8:00 today and then teaching tonight, so see you tomorrow!

Bella

13 comments:

  1. Hi Bella
    Wishing once again I was there to take you class ! Looks fun ! I have had mixed results trying to crackle too - can be a bit disappointing ! Hope you enjoy your teaching tonight ! Was MIA last week (see blog !!) so just admiring your market stand - it looked great ! Have a good week ! Ali xx

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  2. Your desk looks exceptionally organised Bella!

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  3. Mmmn! Would love to have a rummage in your stencils there. That crackle sounds like a good find too!
    Hugs
    xx

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  4. Oh gorgeous! I love your room and the banner. Teal in black is so pretty - love what you did!

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  5. Great picture of your crafting space!
    Masks you are using looks nice ... Good to try local brands and see how they work
    Jackie26
    Scrapbangwallop

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  6. So many drawers! I would have fun filling those up. Very neat desk.

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  7. Hi Bella,
    Great minds think alike, right. I have been working on a canvas too. Love that stencil. Have a great day. 93

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  8. Oh I so want to have a rummage through those drawers. like the stencils, especially the holey one. hope the teaching went well
    janet

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  9. nice Canvas , love to work with masks and stencils.

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  10. I really wish I could take one of your classes. Your prep work always look so fun. Thanks for stopping by. happy crafting #1

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  11. Gotta love the crackle you got. It is wonderful. Wish I could get crackle like that. And those 4 drawer organizers are perfect for stamps and such, I'm sure. Happy WOYWW (because it's still Wednesday in my world) from #2.

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  12. Fantastic work station and that crackle piece is gorgeous :-) Please tell me - what is the big red thingy on the right with the handles on it ???!!!

    HAPPY WOYWW 222

    IKE in Greece #67 xxxxx

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  13. OK So what brand did you use ???? Heritage? because I am battling with it too.... :( love that stencil too one of my faves...xox

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