Monday, 5 March 2018

Stamps and Brushoes

Morning and back with my second of three DT posts today-we have a new "Just For Fun" challenge at Artistic Inspirations.I made another Brushos background(slightly heavy handed)distressed round the edges with oxides ink,Foxglove and Bee stamps from Chocolate Baroque,foliage stamp from Cas-ual Fridays stamps and sentiment stamp from a Hollie Hobby set,matted onto black cardstock.
Sheepski designs-flowers
a perfect time to craft-ATG
word art Wednesday-ATG
scribbles designs-go for green
star stampz-lots of green
aud sentiments-ATG+sentiment
4crafty chicks-ATG
a bit more time to craft-ATG
catch the bug-ATG
crafty friends-Springtime
simply create too-use green
more mixed media-ATG/use green
Thank you for dropping by and hope you can join us
Carol x x


meg said...

love the way the foxglove stamp sits in the vivid green part of the background, great card

Katie Lamb said...

This is beautiful

Alison59 said...

Ooooooooh this is delightful :-)

brenda said...

Snap Carol, also been working with these stamps, Digitalis are a fav of mine.

B x

craftytrog said...

This is gorgeous!!!

Lisa Lynn said...

Carol, wow these turned out so well on this GORGEOUS card. When I try to do something like this it ends up being a blob, hehe.

Tracy Welham said...

Wonderful card, gorgeous background. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

cotnob said...

A super card Carol, a fabulous background and lovely sentiment.
Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

rachel said...

Love these stamps Carol - beautiful xxx

Annette Stapylton said...

This looks great, nice work. Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft" and best of luck with your entry.

Annette DT for

Michelle Millar said...

Great card Carol. Haven't used brushoes before and realy like the stamps you have used, very effective x

Granmargaret said...

Lovely work. Thank you for joining the challenge at A Bit More Time to Craft and More Mixed Media.

MaryH said...

What an artistic look you've created with the brushos and the over stamping the image. I really like this one!!! TFS

Creative world said...

Gorgeous make and fabulous background design...thank you for joining us at AUD SENTIMENTS CHALLENGE this week,hope to see you again
Željka DT xx

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

Brilliant card .Thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments challenge good luck Ginny ♥
Aud Sentiments
My Blog As I do Rodos

Heike Koch said...

great work,i love brushos :)
thanks for joining us at SheepSki Designs Challenges. i hope you’ll join us again 🙂
DT heike 🙂

Stampsnob. said...

Lovely background.............Lis

Pamellia Johnson said...

Wonderful mixed media card Carol. I love all the wonderful splashes and water colour effects! Fabulous summery green tones! hugs :)

Pia S said...

How you manage to get this awesome effect with you pr brushos is beyond me, but it looks so cool! A great card for our challenge at Catch the Bug!

Erica said...

Quite lovely. This is the first time I'm seeing a brusho technique that I really like.
Thanks for playing along with the Simply Create Too DT in our challenge no. 136, Use Green.
Join us again soon.

Pippa said...

Great card with quite a different look. Thanks for sharing at Scribbles Designs Challenge. Pippa DT

Inspired 4 U said...

love how your technique turned out. Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft" and best of luck with your entry.

Angela DT for

Lady Joyful said...

Lovely card. Thank you for joining us at Creatalicious Challenges - Charlotte/Lady Joyful, DT

Jo Ann said...

Beautiful card! Love all the colors! So blessed you joined our Challenge at Word Art Wednesday and hope you join us again in our current Challenge. Leaving you with the inspiration of God's Word in Psalm 31:24 which says, "Be strong and take heart, all you hope in the Lord." So sorry for my late comment, just been so busy!


Diane Louise J said...

Hello… Thanks for sharing another one your lovely cards with us at Scribbles Designs… Loving the background inking. Hope you will be able to join us again very soon and Good Luck in the draw.
[Diane Louise, DT Member, Scribbles Designs Challenge Blog]

Helen said...

Beautifully done, Carol - very effective.

Thanks for joining us at Scribbles Designs.

Helen x

Melanie said...

A wonderful card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "anything goes with optional girly” challenge over at Creatalicious & good luck in the draw.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

(DT Crafty Friends)

(DT The Sketchy Challenges)

(DT Stempel-Magie)

PS: Sorry for the late comment, life had been very busy these past weeks…