Friday, 21 February 2020

Hello Friend

Daring Cardmakers
My third card this month as Guest Designer

Using some threads, fibres, yarn, twine, string on your card


I started with a sponged stencil image and a matching brown shades floral stamped image, that I'd coloured with pencils --- both in my stash.  I cut the medallion stencilled piece in half and fussy cut the flowers. Next I die cut some foliage in white card and my 'hello' sentiment in brown and also two layers of dark brown... then glued these together offset so there was a shadow.  Stamped and white embossed 'friend' on dark brown card too.  I arranged the elements and wrapped light brown raffia twine around it and left the tails long so they could be part of the arrangement.... an attached all these to a white card.
Here's a close up....

I am also playing along with Double 'D' challenge - Saying Hello!!
Thanks for stopping by my blog   ----   have a Happy Day

 
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Stamps:My  friends floral stamp,  Altenew -Layered Poppy - friend sentiment
Dies: Sizzix - Spring Greenery,  Simon Says - Small Hello
Inks: Memento - Desert Sand, Versamark, Distress Ink - Brushed Corduroy
Other: Stencil - ARTplorations - Bloomdalia Bliss, Coloured pencils, white embossing powder, raffia twine

13 comments:

  1. It's beautiful Robyn!! I adore those earthy tones and what a super idea to use the raffia!

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  2. OH WOW this is just beautiful Robyn! I LOVE your design ... very striking! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Hello’ challenge! Good Luck and we hope you’ll come back often.
    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

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  3. Gorgeous card and design!! Thank you for joining our challenge at Double D!
    Diane DD DT {Nellies Nest}

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  4. Absolutely BEAUTIFUL Robyn! Love the earthtone colors and all the dimension from the different fibers. Lovely, lovely card!! :0)

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  5. I like this card! Perfectly matched color tones.

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  6. So beautiful, Robyn! I love all the elements of this monochromatic design. Congrats on being GD at Daring Cardmaker's Challenge! xx

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  7. What a brilliant use of twine! I love how the ends are part of the arrangement! Wonderful inspiration!

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  8. How very lovely!!! I adore your colors here! Great take on the Mood Board, thanks so much for playing along with us over at the Double D Hello Challenge. Hope we see you back again soon!!
    Judy~ DD DT
    {Judy's Happy Place} Stop by and see me!!!!

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  10. This is beautiful Robyn, the nuted tones are gorgeous and I love the way you've left the twine ends as part of the floral arrangement!

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  11. STRIKING and beautiful card. Lovely design.. Thanks for entering into our SAYING HELLO challenge, and good luck in the draw and hope you join us again.
    {aNNie Designer for Double D challenges

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  12. Your card is beautiful and just perfect for our challenge! Thanks for linking up to the Double D challenge. Best of luck to you!

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  13. This is so beautifully aranged. Love the coffee & cream colours, too.

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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