Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Blue flowers for a happy birthday

Back to my comfort zone today - blue, watercolour, and flowers!
 I used the Wplus9 Kind Soul stamp set, along with Zig clean colour real brush markers, which I scribbled onto my craft sheet and sprayed with water, before dunking my stamped image into the puddles of colour multiple times. I dried it off, then added some detail using Copic markers in blues and blue-greens. I added a stamped sentiment (from a different Wplus9 set) and then decided it needed a strip of blue along the top. I then finished with some Wink of Stella and a row of faux stitching.
 I'll be sharing this card at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - their theme this week is "Anything Goes".

http://www.simonsaysstampblog.com/wednesdaychallenge/simon-says/
 Thanks for visiting :)

5 comments:

  1. The COPICS made all the difference in providing that details verses mushy contrast. I've just completed a set of cards that didn't seem quite finished. They needed something else and your idea for the narrow strip of color on the top is brilliant. Beautiful card!

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  2. Beautiful floral card, love those flowers.
    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
    luv
    Debby

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  3. Many congratulations Michelle ! You have won our challenge over at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge with your stunning card ! Could you please email us at the address on the Challenge Blog so we can explain how you claim your prize. Be sure to include your full name !

    Happy shopping !

    Jo x

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  4. Congrats on your win at Simon Says! Your card is gorgeous!! Love. love your watercolor technique...I'm gonna try it! (Thanks for the how-to's!)

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