Sunday, 19 May 2019

Ghostly humming bird

I've been playing around with Versamark resist, a technique I've not used for  ages, and Cosmic Shimmer Colour Cloud Blending Ink which gives a very subtle, almost ghostly, image. I thought the effect perfect for a humming bird, as they appear so briefly before fluttering away that you often think you just imagined them.

I chose one of my boldest flower stamps and coloured it with brightly coloured Promarkers,  partly to contrast strongly with the ethereal humming bird image and partly to give the bright, brash look of the kind of tropical flowers a humming bird would be drawn to.

I am sharing this with

Allsorts Challenge - Happy Birthday 

Little Red Wagon -  Happy Bird-day 


Liz said...

Wonderful card, Jane. I love the effect you've created with the hummingbird. I'll have to give this technique a try. xx

brenda said...

It's a really beautiful creation and the Hummingbird has an almost ethereal look, it's lovely to see you at Allsorts 10th Birthday celebrations, thanks so much for joining in the fun.

B x

Lisa Bird said...

Stunning card and great technique its works brilliantly with your card design :)
Best Wishes Lisa xx

Doni High said...

Love the technique you used for this hummingbird!
Thanks for joining us this week at Little Red Wagon. :) Doni

Lindsey said...

This is gorgeous! Such a great idea to use this technique for the stealthy hummingbird.

Ellibelle said...

A stunning creation, so pretty and creative!
Thank you so much for joining us this week at Allsorts "Birthday" challenge and celebrating 10 years of challenges with us!
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