Sunday, 7 February 2016

Back to the fuchsia

OK, huge apologies for the groanworthy title!

In fact I've not come BACK to this fuchsia at all, because it was, until today, NBUS. I bought a lovely set of floral stamps from Clearly Besotted last summer and they had yet to see ink. Anyway, here is a very CAS card made with the fuchsia stamp  and a sentiment from the set. I didn't make it a one layer card because I wanted to colour the image in with Promarkers, and I hate the way they show through if you use them directly on to a card front, so I made a feature of the panel by raising it on some thin foam tape.

I did try adding a strip of ribbon between the flowers and the words, but it didn't seem  to add anything to the card and it ate into all that fresh white space.



I am sharing this with

Addicted to CAS - Bloom 
Cardz 4 Galz - Fantastic Florals

8 comments:

  1. Very pretty love your colouring. Just spotted your christmas card counter at the top of your blog! .... £££ **** !$ ££££ @@@ %%%%%?

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  2. A really pretty card Jane. Lovely stamps and beautiful colours. Barbxx

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  3. Absolutely beautiful flowers!!! The coloring is great and sentiment fits perfectly. Thank you for sharing with us at ATCAS.

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  4. Beautiful coloring and your CAS design is lovely, Jane! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at Addicted to CAS!

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  5. Beautiful card lovely stamp and great colouring.. Thank you for sharing your card with us at Cardz 4 Galz, and hope to see you next time..
    Hugs Babs DT member x

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  6. I love this Jane! Lovely stamping and colouring too. Like you I hate how Pro markers bleed through to the back :-( Now and then I do colour directly onto a card front and then add a panel of additional card just a little bit smaller than the card front to the inside.

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  7. SImple and pretty card.. loved the coloring. Thanks for joining us at ATCAS

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  8. Such a pretty card love those flowers. Thanks for joining us over at ATCAS.

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