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Wednesday, 15 April 2015

Ladys Slipper Orchid with Lace (by Shirley)

Hello everyone, I hope you are doing well.

I have a design today featuring the gorgeous new cling single - Ladys Slipper Orchid.


The larger background was created with Evergreen and Pistachio Distress Stain Sprays.   I over stamped using a fragment from Lace Fragments with Evergreen Distress Ink.  When dry I embossed a lace stamp with white across the top and bottom, also from Lace Fragments.    I coloured the Orchid with pencils.   The ribbon is purple which looks very dark in the photo.

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day,
Shirleyx

9 comments:

  1. Very pretty. I love the white lace stamp.

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  2. Love the colours you have used, so pretty and the lace stamp works really well too. Wish I had your eye for colour.

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  3. stunning work - the colours are gorgeous - and the lace looks fabulous! Hugs rachel xx

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  4. Beautiful colours - love it :)

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  5. Absolutely gorgeous, Shirley!

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  6. Lovin that orchard and colors

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  7. This is totally gorgeous Shirley and love the new pistachio distress ink and the lovely lace fragments you have used in the background work so beautifully with this pretty Orchid. I also love the white embossed lace at the top and bottom which frames it so prettily. x

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  8. Oh wow, beautiful backgrounds for the lily! It really pops and looks like she growes in a ful and green garden!

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  9. Fascinating use of the lace fragments stamp both top & bottom of the background creating a very effective frame which echoes the frame of the focal image itself. The white with the green & purple is a lovely colour scheme.
    Paula (PEP)

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