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Thursday, 27 February 2014

fussy and fancy sketch

Well this time the fussy and fancy challenge is a sketch that you can see below.

I challenged myself to create this in one layer. So out came the gelli plate, acrylic paints and stencils and after 4 tries i managed to create this print.


Those that are quite savvy about the gelli plate will realize that this was done by pulling different prints one after the other and a lot of masking. Some inking around edges helped to make layers more defined.  
Next I added a sentiment from Clarity stamp in black archival and clear embossed.


Then it was time to add top embellishment and i turned to my trusty Sweet lilac flowers and found some that matched the colour scheme perfectly. I added some pearl swrls and a little heart charm as you can see below.


  


As I felt that the embellishments were a bit top heavy I added  few small flowers in the opposite corner to balance it. I matted it on a black 8x8 base card and i was finished.





I hope you like what i have produced and please leave me a comment so i know you have visited, Theresa xx

I would like to enter this card in the Fussy and fancy challenge 108
                                                                Sunday stamper - heart







12 comments:

  1. how clever to get all that detail packed into the one layer, you can't tell it is flat, genius idea! Thanks for joining in with the Sunday Stamper x

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    1. thank you Hels. that's something coming from you! xx

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  2. Beautiful colours, the card is super Theresa.

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  3. Wow! This is so gorgeous, I can't believe it is just one level, you are so talented! Love the soft colors and the beautiful flowers. Thanks for joining us at Fussy and Fancy Friday Challenges! Hugs, Ivonne

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  4. Absolutely stunning Theresa and such a clever idea to follow the sketch using one layer. Love the colours too. Good luck in the Challenge xxx

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  5. oh thank you ladies. that is so nice xx

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  6. WOW. Lovely Theresa. You have done a fantastic bit of work here. I wish you the best of luck in the Challenge xxxx

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  7. This is just beautiful. Love all the different elements you added to it! Thanks for joining in our sketch challenge at Fussy & Fancy this fortnight!

    hugs, Vannessa
    F & F DT

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