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Monday, 19 September 2016

Sunflower Trio (by Judith)

Hello everyone, I am back for my second post of the month, sharing some of my texture themed projects with you again.

I have created a card, using stamps from the Sunny Sunflowers stamp set, stamping the flowers and leaves, masking them as I went along, to create a cluster of flowers in the corner of the card. Once I had masked all of the images, I created a Brusho background, using reds, yellows and browns.
I embossed an image from the Texture Fragments stamp set around the edge of the background, using gold embossing powder. I then coloured the images in using water based markers, and added some shading with pencils.

Finally, I added a sentiment from the Mackintosh Sentiments stamp set, and matted the background onto a black card blank.

Once I had created my card, I had quite a bit of left over colour on my craft mat. I used a large watercolour tag to mop up some of the colour, and dried it completely. I repeated the process a couple of times, until I was happy with the overall colour on the tag. I stuck the tag to a thick piece of burgundy card, and added some shading, using Seedless Preserves Distress Ink.

I stamped some more sunflowers and leaves onto some spare watercolour paper, and coloured them in using water based markers. I arranged the flowers and leaves onto the tag, adhering them with a dries clear glue. I added some micro beads to the centre of the main flower for some added texture. Some toning ribbon completes the tag.


Thanks for stopping by, Judith xx

6 comments:

  1. Beautiful makes Judith, gorgeous colours and blooms, great designs, Kate x

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  2. Traumhaft schöne Sonnenblumen, und herrliche Farben...

    Herzlichst Sophie

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  3. Wow, love your creation with the Sunny flowers, still one of my favorite sheets....and a beautiful background with these Brusho's! xx Miranda

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  4. Your makes look both wonderful, just fabulous in any detail! Love the Sunny Sunflowers and the Fragment you used in the card. Your Brusho's backgrounds are amazing!

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  5. I adore that background Judith and the silver heat embossed texture fragment you have used, and then the oh so pretty sunflowers on the top. A beautiful card and the tag with the moppings up and more of the sunflowers is fabulous too. x

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  6. Two really lovely projects, tfs.

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