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Wednesday, 7 May 2014

five

I have recently bought some luminarte pourable radiant rain inks and I had been looking for an excuse to play with them. I decide to use the stamps from Designs By Ryn and knew I wanted to use the leaves.


1.So I chose 5 colours of inks. I pipetted afew drops of blue, pewter and red pearl on my craft sheet, spritzed with water and swooshed the card through it till I was happy with colour.


2. Using an artist texture sponge, I sponged a bit of pink grapefruit and sunshine yellow on top. (I wish you could see the shimmer that I can see!).


3. I then stamped in black archival ink. I used 5 stamps: 3 leaves, a droplet and the coral which in this case can be interpreted as twigs.


4. I bleached some colour from droplets with water and added a little white to highlight them and then covered them in glossy accents to increase water resemblance.


5. I matted and layered on complimentary colours and stuck to base card. Finished dimensions are 6x6.


I hope you like my make, Theresa xx

Seeing that I used a lot of 5's in the making of this card and that the pattern obtained by leaves could be described as a flourish I would like to enter it into the following challenges:
Fan-tastic tuesday - Flourishes
Countryview challenge - nature's glories


12 comments:

  1. Pass me the Rayban's - I love it xx

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  2. The detailed tutorial for this is great! I really like this project. Great vibrant splashes of colour in contrast with the images stamped in black. Love it!

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  3. Gorgeous Design, Thank you for sharing it with us over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday Challenge # 34...without your Creations we would we have no Challenge, Hope you will join us again next week for another fun challenge,
    Hugs
    Suzy B Owner Fan-Tastic Tuesday
    XX

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  4. Gorgeous colours and wonderful background. Love the leaves and droplets of water. Lovely design. Thanks so much for joining in the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Tracy x

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  5. Amazing detail, gorgeous card, especially love the dew drops, gorgeous, thanks for joining us at Fantastic Tuesday this week.

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  6. Wonderful vibrant creation, love the background patterns too.

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