Sunday, 28 February 2016

Clarice Cliff style

I've been a big fan of Clarice Cliff's work for many years and would love to own one of her ceramic pieces, but the closest I have come so far is a set of Woodware stamps that I've had for several years. They are not original Clarice Cliff designs - there are probably all sorts of copyright issues that stop them from doing that - but are a tribute to her work, designed by the very talented Francoise Read.

Today I've used the stamps to make a very CAS New Home card, choosing Promarkers in typical Clarice Cliff colours for the image, which I've raised slightly on foam pads.

And I have a useful tip for you - when resting your chin in your hand to think about where to position an image, don't rest your elbow on an open black ink pad.

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  1. I love this card - the image is fabulous!
    Kath x

  2. Fabulous card. The image is really a tribute to Clarice Cliff and you've coloured it beautifully.
    Sharon xx

  3. Such a simple and elegant card, I like the CAS fun here.

  4. That's one fantastic image and beautiful design!
    Love the vibrant happy colours and thanks for playing at ATCAS this week. Sarah

  5. I love Clarice too, this is a fab card. I've been stitching a very simple design based on her work for about 10 years now! One day I will get it finished.

  6. I loved this card Jane. I also love the Clarice Cliff style. I remember this lovely set of stamps and really don't know why I didn't buy them. Barbxx

  7. I really like this card, Jane. Bright and bold and CAS too. Love it! Thanks for playing along at ATSM MYM. Melissa

  8. Beautiful card,LOVE you striking color's and CAS design...Thank you for joining us at ATSM...Ċ½eljka

  9. What a gorgeous stamp - it kind of reminds me of stained glass. Love the vibrant colours you've used!


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