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Saturday, 29 September 2012

A vase but not a vase (by Debbie)

Hi Folks. I thought I'd show a card today that I made a little while ago. I was telling a friend about it on Sunday at a local craft show when she was purchasing some of Chocolate Baroque Halloween Clear Stamps.
I have turned the lantern upside down to look like a vase. The tassel was masked so the black ink didn't go on to it. Another mask was used to cover the top of the vase so I could place the blossom branch in it. I coloured with promarkers and stamped a sentiment from Best Relative Ever. A couple of pearls and matting onto black finished off the card. Thanks for visiting, Debbie

8 comments:

  1. What a brilliant Idea Debbie. It's great.

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  2. This lantern make a beautiful vase Debbie, what a great idea.

    Sue x

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  3. such a clever idea and a pretty result

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  4. what an elegant card and a great idea

    jackie x

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  5. Beautifully elegant & rather ingenious too. I can't get over how softly you coloured it with those ProMarkers.
    Paula (PEP)

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  6. A really stunning card! It shows that you sometimes need to look in a different way at your stamps to have more fun with them... Greetings, Gerrina

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  7. Lovely Debbie and clever crafting! the colouring is great, warm greet mirandax

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  8. Was really impressed when I saw this sorry only just commenting, clever use of stamps and a lovely card

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