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Sunday, 5 June 2016

With Love Purple Petals



Today I was playing with my new floral stamps from The Ton stamped and white embossed onto multimedia paper. I haven't used this before and wanted to see what it was like. Brilliant with the Zigs. The biggest problem is that its been raining solid for a few days now so the light is not good so the photos do not show the card off as well as they should but cant be helped.


I used one of the light purple's in the Zigs and just added in layers. Added a little dark yellow to the centre of the flower. Couple of different greens for the leaves and a very light wash around the flowers. Then of course I added Wink of Stella to the petals - ohhh happy dayyyyss.


Decided to add a bit of bling so added a strip of silver glitter paper on the side, three silver gems and the 'with love' sentiment and I am finished. Now to go try the gold embossed one and the silver embossed and the copic..........

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22 comments:

  1. This is so pretty! I love the colours and the sparkle - gorgeous LIM entry :)

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  2. Well yep - oh happy day. This is gorgeous.

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  3. What a beautiful image and how well coloured! The wink of Stella adds that little bit of shine that makes us (crafters) happy!

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  4. Beautiful colouring and such a stunning flower stamp. Gorgeous card x

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  5. Great card Aileen - the flowers are so beautifully coloured and the sparkle is gorgeous! Great finishing touch with the glitter paper too :) Jill

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  6. Your coloring is absolutely perfect, Aileen! I did that last week trying out all different metallic e/ps and it was really fun. Can't wait to see how your beautiful renditions turn out!! Hugs, Darnell

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  7. Oh how beautiful!!! Love the purple and touch of sparkle!

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  8. Those flowers are gorgeous Aileen. You have amazing colouring skills, whether you are using watercolours, zigs or copics. Just amazing! LOVE the elegance of this card. xx

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  9. Beautifully colored card with purple and silver combo! Looking forward to seeing other versions of your card, Aileen!

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  10. Good morning sweetie, this is gorgeous I love the image and your colour choice, hugs Pops x

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  11. That stamp set is fabulous! Love the shading of the flowers and a stunning colour. Heck, I just love it! Cara x

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  12. WOWZERS! This is FAN-TAS-TIC, CAS-TAS-TIC, ELE-GANT, gorgeousness and I love it. Great use of purple and superb watercolouring (in fact you might want to link up at AAA Cards where it's a watercolour fortnight). Swooning here and I now need to add those blooms to my ever extending wish list! Thanks for joining us and playing at Less is More this week. Sarah x

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  13. Fabulous coloring and wonderful sparkle!

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  14. Wow Aileen! This is just stunning! Amazing colouring, a beautiful design - and you even managed to catch the Wink of Stella shimmer on your photo!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  15. Wow! Aileen what stunning colouring, amazing effect yet still so CAS
    Thanks so much for joining us this week
    Anne
    "Less is More"

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  16. This is simply lovely, what great effects you have achieved with
    this terrific card!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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