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Sunday, 8 March 2015

Experimenting

Hi,
Hope you have seen some sunshine over the last couple of days, and that bitter wind has quietened down. Surely spring is nearly here!

This week I decided to get out a pack of Ali Reeve's patchwork stencils and see what I could produce with them. I popped the stencil onto a 6x6 card and ran it through my Happycut embossing machine. Then leaving the stencil in place I coloured the background with pigment inks, and then over stamped using silhouette stamps. I think the result is quite effective. I'm now thinking about taking it further and perhaps over stamping with silver embossing powder. Will think on that for now, LOL

I  will be entering this card in the following challenges:-
Art by Miran  - Always Anything Goes #27
http://artbymiranchallenge.blogspot.ca/

Creative Fingers - Always Anything Goes #70
http://creativefingerschallengeblog.blogspot.co.uk/

Creative Moments - Anything Goes #63
http://carabbiemomentsofcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes 23
http://ema-ginationstation.blogspot.nl/

Scrapper's Delights - Anything Goes #42
http://scrappers-delights-challenge-blog.blogspot.co.uk/

Word Art Wednesday - Anything Goes #173
http://www.wordartwednesday.blogspot.nl/

Sisters of Craft - Anything Goes Mar
http://thesistersofcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

Through The Craft Room Door - Always Anything Goes 9 Mar
http://www.ttcrd.blogspot.nl/

Not just cards - Always Anything Goes #14
 
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Anything Goes #6
 

11 comments:

  1. Thanks for sharing and joining us at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    Ema
    IDCB Owner

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  2. Such a lovely card, thanks for sharing it with us over at Creative Moments.

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  3. Your card is lovely. I think it works well and maybe embossing would bring out a new technique and style. Thanks for joining us at Through the Craft Room Door.

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  4. Gorgeous card, love the effect. Thank you for joining us in challenge 5 over at http://lilpatchofcraftyfriends.blogspot.co.uk/

    Love & Hugs

    Jacquie J xxx
    http://jewelscardcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

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  5. Thanks for entering our Not Just Cards Challenge!
    Monica - DT

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  6. Great card, I love the subtle background

    Thank you so much for leaving a lovely comment on my blog

    Happy Monday!

    Bridie@BGPayne Crafts

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  7. Lovely card with the colour in the middle.
    Thanks for playing with us at Inspiration Destination.
    Hope we see you again in a next challenge.
    xxx Michelle (DT)

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  8. ooooooh your experiment worked so so well, this looks so effective, thanks for joining us at art by mi ran. Jo x

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  9. Lovely card, thanks for joining us at creative moments. Gail DT

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  10. Beautiful.. Thank you for playing along with us at Art by Mi Ran Challenge # 27.. Hope to see you again in our next challenge.. Good luck at the draw.. ;)

    hugs,
    ~RoRa

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  11. Fabulous card. Love how clean and pretty it is. Great job!
    xx

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