Tuesday, 12 December 2017

'Twas the night before Christmas


I love this PB stamp - Pine and Star, and don't think I've used it this year - so time for something different.  I had this watercolour background using Brushos in my stash and thought it looked like a night sky so I stamped the tree three times - twice in two greens of DOX and final stamp in dark green DI as it wasn't showing on the dark background. Then I used white pigment ink to create the snow bank and embossed it in clear, it didn't show too well either so I used the edge of the ink pad again and used white embossing powder - I like this and added some to the tree.  I stamped on my sentiment in white and embossed it in white, and the same for the star which I moved from the left on the stamp to the center....I added some silvery gel pen to it too.  And finally I spritzed it very lightly with Perfect Pearls for some falling snow and some tiny dots of white gel pen. Thanks for taking a peek

  

PBSC December - Winter or Christmas

Muse: ChristmasVisions
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8 comments:

  1. This is a gorgeous PB stamp Robyn, not seen this before and I do look and buy and try to use them...[aNNie]ğŸŽ„

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  2. Hi Robyn, Loving this one. The tree is fab. Sue

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  3. I love that tree, Robyn and the beautiful background.

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  4. Gorgeous sky, Robyn, and this whole artistic night scene! Thanks for joining us at MCV!

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  5. It's gorgeous Robyn. What a beautiful vibrant background. Barbxx

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  6. Very pretty. LOvely background, great blending of colors and the tree is awesome. Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge.

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  7. What a beautiful soft and dreamy festive card. Great background!
    Thanks for sharing with us at Happy Little Stampers.
    Hugs
    Carol x

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  8. Gorgeous card - love the vibrant colours!
    Thanks for playing at the Penny Black Saturday Challenge!
    Merry Christmas & best wishes for 2018!
    Helen x

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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