Wednesday, September 18, 2013

WOYWW#224 - A Distressed Mess

Hi, guys! Today is Wednesday, so I am sharing what is on my work desk with you!  Thank you to Julia for the desk hopping fun!  Today you will see I had a lot of Distress Inks on my desk as I was busy making Thanksgiving cards for a co-worker to give.

This is one messy desk!  After using Distress Inks, Distress Markers and embossing powders, my hands looked extremely INKY!

I look forward to visiting with a bunch of you today and seeing what you are up to!  If you haven't taken part in WOYWW, I would suggest you give it a try.  Lots of crafty fun and so many nice people to get to know!

Until next time!


Francesca said...

Great result in your inking and distressing. My fingers seem to be permanently coloured but a scrubbie from Ranger is good to get them clean. Have a good day. Francesca #84

Neil said...

Loving having a peek at your world today. It all looks like fun from here.
Thanks for sharing and I hope you have a great week.

Candace said...

Your hands are the exact reason why I don't do distressing of this kind! It wouldn't just be on my hands but everywhere with me. Looks great what you have done.

Thanks for sharing your crafting space and have a great week

Candace #60

Lynn Mercurio said...

I don't think your work desk looks any different than any other crafter when working. During release project preparations, it looks like a tornado has hit my craft room, but for me, having all my supplies out sparks my creativity to create, so it's a good thing for me, as it must be for you, as you produce some very creative projects!

Jackie said...

That's a nice autumnal project you have inked with your distress inks on a busy desk.... I tend to wear gloves when I use distress inks as I get in such a mess
Jackie 31

Nan G said...

Lovely card! How is it that we use a tool yet still get so much ink on our hands?! "I do love ink on my hands in the morning" to paraphrase a famous movie quote. :) Happy WOYWW! Nan G #3

Nan G said...

Thanks for visiting me. Yes, put a hat pin in the glossy accents(long pin) and lay them down. No problem with clogging. Have a great week. Hugs

Carole said...

Beautiful results produces by those inky fingers.Carole

House of Bears said...

Ooh that looks like heavy smokers fingers, hee hee. We love getting inky.

Thanks for visiting the bears already today.

ike said...

Lovely Autumn project there .... and matching Autumn fingers :-) LOL
Thank you for letting me nosy at your desk today :-D


IKE in Greece #49 xx

Neesie said...

Well yes they are rather inky aren't they? But then it looks like you've had such fun.
Don't you just love autumn colours...although I don't think I'd like them on my fingers.

Thanks for visiting me earlier.
Carry on having fun! ;D
Neesie #86

Unknown said...

LOL! So I'm not the only one whose fingers get inked!!! I love the colors you are using and what I can see of your card, gorgeous! Thanks for visiting and Happy WOYWW!
Carol N #96

Margaret said...

That's okay. Inky is good! Looks like you've been having a fun time there.

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Jo x

Lea.H said...

your fingers look a lovely colour! You should get a scrubbie, they really work! Lx

ria gall said...

Hi Winnie
I always say that if I end my day with inky fingers then that means I have had a really good day crafting and to see a desk with distress inks out on it makes me smile
Have a great day today and a wonderful weekend
Ria #61

glitterandglue said...

Lovely card - and my fingers always get really messy when using distress inks. Have a great week.
Margaret #70

trisha too said...

Inky fingers are happy fingers . . .

Happy woyww to you, Winnie!

#35 this week

Judys Lace Creations said...

I love distress inks, and have just completed some more wipes get off that ink quite well I find.Nice results.
Thanks 4 your lovely comments.
judy #18

okroserock said...

I so admire your make so many lovely things! I don't see a link to an Etsy shop, did I miss that? I'll go look around some more...I've added your blog to my new Feedly app, fun!

April said...

Great card front. Love those fall colors. My hands always give me away as having been crafting, too. April #115

Lisa-Jane said...

LOL! I love to see people with happy hands!

KatzElbows said...

I miss having inky fingers. Which reminds that we crafters are a crazy bunch when inky fingers make us jealous!

Thank you so much for visiting.
Happy belated WOYWW,

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