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Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Love

I was admiring all the beautiful work by the CR84FN design team and the lovely colors for the CR84FN68 challenge and had  a few minutes to play. 

I created this:
I had stamped these flowers (Stampendous - Jumbo Cling Peony)  using glimmer mist a long time ago and had them sitting in my file cabinets. When I saw the colors for the challenge, I knew I wanted to pull out the flowers. I cut one of the flowers down to size.   I added gray using my STAEDTLER karat Aquarell watercolor pencils  in the white spaces.  I pulled the color from the glimmer mist and mixed it with the gray shading with a waterbrush. I added a hint of script and the letters of  Love and Music from the Verses Rubber Stamps to finish off my main panel. I kept the rest of the card clean and layered it onto cream and gray cardstock.

The beautiful inspiration photo:
Thanks for stopping by!

Suzz

9 comments:

  1. Gorgeous I love the flower it's beautiful as is the design and layout. Caroline xxx

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  2. Beautiful card Suzanne! Love all the dimension! Thanks for joining along with CR84FN :) Happy Holidays to you and your family!

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  3. Absolutely stunning, the flower and colours are so striking. Tracy x

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  4. Wow!! This is absolutely fabulous. Love the rich, vibrant peony - and the subtle shimmer too. Wonderful work. Thanks so much for joining in with CR84FN this week. Wishing you and your family a very Happy Christmas.

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  5. the flower looks amazing, love the coloring of it.

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  6. Gorgeous flower!! Wonderful use of the colors! Thanks for joining us at CR84FN!!

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  7. Love the effect of the technique you've used to stamp this gorgeous peony and the soft gray is gorgeous. I remember my Mum having those colour in her louge many years ago (too many, lol).

    Hugs
    Lesley Xx

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  8. Wowsa!!! gorgeous flower!!!!! Love the techniques that you used! Congrats on the Terrific Top Three! Thanks for joining us at CR84FN!

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