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Friday, March 29, 2013

I Believe

Awhile ago I was playing with inks and messy backgrounds and created a art journal page:


I started with Dylusions sprays in pink and purple. My hands were pink and purple for a few days! 
 I sprayed the two colors onto the paper overlapping until it was covered.   I applied white paint across the surface. I added a layer of water spritzes and let it  dry.  I sprayed the entire surface with water.I threw a bunch of sea salt on the surface and let that dry.  I scraped off the salt and attached the butterflies.


I stamped the sentiment from the Artistic Outpost - Quote and Quotables  in versamark and heat embossed in white embossing powder.  I also added the Hero Arts Flourish around the edges using the same method. The edges were distressed with a distressing tool.

I love this quote from Audrey Hepburn. I ended up using this for my blog header.

Thanks for stopping by...

Suzz

16 comments:

  1. Absolutely gorgeous, Suzz! I love the colors and wonderful texture! Wishing you a Happy Easter! :)

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  2. This is really pretty, I love the butterflies and the quote. I found recently Masters Artists Soap is good for removing Dylusions http://www.dickblick.com/products/the-masters-artists-hand-soap/ when I spilt half a bottle of it and got my hands covered! Happy Easter Elaine

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  3. Gorgeous Suzz, love the background and the interest the salt gives. The butterflies look fabulous set against the backdrop. Fabulous sentiment too. Looks great as your blog header. Happy Easter. Tracy x

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  4. Such wonderful hues and the salt has had a fabulous effect. Love those quotes! Happy Easter, Nicola x

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  5. Very, feminine and delicate, Suzz. I love the salted background and the embossed butterflies. So lovely! A perfect blog header.
    Kate

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  6. A truly fabulous page, love the colours and the quote

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  7. I love this blog header and now I know where it came from. This is gorgeous!

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  8. Absolutely love this! You have my fave colour and fave bug all in one! It really is stunning!

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  9. So awesome. A fantastic journal page, love the sprankling colors and the butterflies.
    lovely greet Marja

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  10. Wow Suzi...what a creation!! I love the colours, and how you achieved them...Awesome!!
    Hugs

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  11. This is gorgeous! I love the white embossing. Gorgeous!

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  12. Your page looks amazing my friend..

    Happy Easter.

    Hugs~

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  13. stunning! love all the texture and butterfly's. Happy Easater to you! :)

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