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Wednesday, 29 May 2013

'Punky' Deco Flowers (by Shirley)

Hello everyone, I hope you are having a great week.

I have two cards today that feature a flower from the new Punky Flowers.  This set has so many fun Steampunk flowers but also includes a couple of Deco designs which I love.

The background on the above card was once again created with Dylusions inks.   I over-stamped with a texture stamp from Texture Fragments  with Peacock Feathers Distress Ink.  I stamped the images with Black Stazon Ink.  The Deco Corner is from the Steampunk Butterfly & the Sentiment is from Birthday Words.

After stamping the images I removed some of the Dylusions Inks with water (add water with a brush & blot with paper towel).   I painted the images with Tom Bow Markers and highlighted with black & white pens  I also added liquid pearls.

The card below is smaller and a rescue from the recycle bin.    I used molding paste with TCW Mini Pomegranate stencil.   I found the stencil design overpowering and threw it out into the recycle waste bin.   Later I had second thoughts so I picked it back out, cropped it, painted over with acrylic paints and decided to create another card with it.

I stamped the image with Stazon and highlighted with a larger tip black pen which makes it stand out and again highlighted with a white pen as well.

Thanks for your visit & have a great day,


  1. Beautiful design dear Shirley, love the colors and the flower!!!(I have them too!!)


  2. Two beautiful cards again! Love those sunny colours whem it is raining (again!) here...

  3. A really vibrant card Shirley. The image just seem to 'pop' due to the white highlighting. Love the colours.

  4. Sooo wonderful my dear. Love the designs and the beautiful colors, specially the first one.
    My lovely greet

  5. I had to smile about the recycling bin - I've just done something very similar !! Your colours are absolutely delightful & I absolutely love the way you have framed the first card using those corners. The accenting on both cards with the black & white is beautiful. The matting on the second is gorgeous - thought it looked a bit familiar & then realised I'd used something very similar. I'm having a strange trip around blogland today - with themes & colours chiming in with what I'm working on.
    Paula (PEP)


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