Monday, 3 July 2017

Thank-You Roses

Morning.
Today I am playing with some lovely stamps from Penny Black, my Zigs and of course some drywall tape.
I really like the whimsical look of these roses from the PB Flower Medley set.  They are very fun to watercolour and there are a few different flower varieties in that set with the same qualities.

So onto my card.
I began by stamping the roses around the edges of my watercolour paper using my Misti and black Memento ink.  I added some colour at the flower centers with my Zigs, then using a wet paintbrush I pulled the color into the flowers.  While that dried, I die cut an oval using a die from Spellbinders and stamped the sentiment from the  Happy Wishes sentiment set onto it.
Keeping with my pink theme, I pulled out some Spun Sugar Distress ink and using some drywall tape, stenciled onto my card front.
I continued the stenciling onto my oval die-cut then pierced the edges for interest.
The last thing I did was add some Nuvo clear drops.


Thanks so very much for coming by and taking a look!


Adding my card to these challenges:

Simon Says Wed.- ANYTHING GOES
CAS on Friday- FLOWERS
Love to Craft- ANYTHING GOES


Supplies
Stamps- Happy Wishes, Flower Medley (PB)
Ink- Tuxedo Black Memento
Paper- Canson Watercolour paper 140lb
Accessories and Tools-  MISTI; Zig Realbrush Markers; die- Spellbinders; piercing tool;
 drywall tape; Nuvo clear drops; paintbrush

26 comments:

  1. Love it - clever to use the stencilling on the oval and the background

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  2. This is so beautiful Karen. Love these whimsical roses. Such bright vibrant colours that looks amazing on the soft pink background. The drywall tape is just perfect for adding a little bit of "extra" here and there. And I love your design with the popped oval sentiment. I am now heading off to add this stamp set to my wish list. :) xx

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  3. I never thought to use the drywall tape as a stencil. But I love the look too. Your flowers are so gorgeous! I love your card design.

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  4. So gorgeous, love the roses ;O))

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  5. Your flower design is so sweet and pretty, Karen. I love your Zig watercolouring technique, dry wall stenciling and stamped sentiment on the the oval tag. TFS your beauty and the links. I am off to check out your stamps. Hugs..

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  6. This looks fantastic Karen. I love the bright colours and the stencilling is very pretty. The piercing looks really good on your oval sentiment. A beautiful card. Barbxx

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  7. Just gorgeous Karen. Fab card x

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  8. I must buy some of this dry wall tape as I love the look of it as a background Karen, and the roses are so pretty. The bright pink and green tones go beautifully.

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  9. These roses are so pretty, Karen! Love the depth of color! The light pink stenciling adds lots of extra interest! Such a lovely way to say thank you!

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  10. Karen, the roses are gorgeous and the subtle stenciling is so perfect.

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  11. Oh Karen your card is so beautiful, I love the roses.

    Hugs
    Anke

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  12. An adorable and pretty card Karen, I just love that gorgeous pinky colour you used.xx [aNNie]

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  13. Ooh this is sooooo pretty! Lovely colours and watercolouring and the stencilling is perfect! xxx

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  14. This is just so pretty. I love your cards - your newest follower!

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  15. This is such a gorgeous card. Love the bright colours.
    Thanks for joining in at Simon Says Stamp ANYTHING GOES Wednesday Challenge.
    Hugs,
    Caryn xxx

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  16. I am definitely going to have to get some drywall tape - such an great backdrop to those sweet flowers!

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  17. Such a bright clean card! I used to have drywall tape in colors called Magic Mesh, probably 10x as expensive since it was for crafters. I gave it up as it attracted too much cat hair (hairy cards, anyone?!)

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  18. Another Beautiful card, I LOVE your modern style, with colour and super design always.
    Faith
    x

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  19. Such a beautiful card, its so quaint and I adore the bright pink mixed with pastel pink x

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  20. Gorgeous card, beautiful colors! Thank you for joining us at Love To Craft! Hope to see you again!
    Sherry x
    DT for Love To Craft
    Loose Stitches and Unraveled Threads – My personal Blog

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  21. What a gorgeous card, Karen, and I LOVE how you've used this stamp set and added the stenciling. I have to try the drywall tape. I have some, but you keep on enticing me to use it...so I need to!! Haha! Hugs! xoxo

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  22. Such a beautiful card, loving the colours of those flowers.
    Thanks for joining us over at LOVE TO CRAFT.
    Jean xx

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  23. Beautiful card! Thank you for joining our challenge at Cas on Friday!

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  24. This is such a sweet card, Karen.

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  25. Thank you for sharing your simply lovely card with us at Love To Craft

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