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Friday, 23 October 2015

Embrace Life

This morning I really had the urge to make a card and as we had been playing with watercolours last weekend I wanted to also experiment with using the Magical Micas as paints.  I stamped these lovely Inspired by Stamping Aster flowers in Versamark and clear embossed them on watercolour paper - well that made it difficult to see the outline (so maybe next time a very pale grey might be the go).Then I wet the first flower and tried sprinkling on the fine powder - it didn't work at all well so I went with the powder on a palette and mixed it before painting - I tried not to be to pedantic about keeping in the lines - I love these colours and how they've turned out; they are all shimmery too. Finally when it was dry I used Evergreen Bough Distress Ink to smooch in the watery background and stamped on a Stamplorations sentiment.  I am posting to Stamplorations New Stamp Release and also to Stamplorations October challenge Stamps and Fave Colour Combo. Thanks for taking a peek

  

4 comments :

  1. Very Beautiful card! Love your coloring. Hugs, Joanna

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  2. Robyn, That is beautiful.

    Hope you have a fab Friday. Sue

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  3. Such a yummy color combo! Everything over here is nearing winter, but I'm sure you're just beginning the blooms of summer! Gorgeous make, Robyn, and thanks for linking up at STAMPlorations!

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  4. Love this watercoloring flower card! Really gorgeous. Thank you for sharing at STAMPlorations.

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Thank you for taking the time to comment, all encouragement and inspiration is very welcome. May your day be a happy and extra special one, cheers Robyn

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