Saturday, 28 January 2012

Time To Fly

Hello everyone, hoping that you're all having a good weekend so far. Also welcome on board to a few new followers, lovely to see you all and will try and pop over very soon to say hello.
This is a very quick post as we had unexpected visitors this afternoon and my crafting time was cut short as a result.
I have a card to show you that is for my return to creating for the Sunday Stamper challenge which is celebrating its 4th birthday this week. Many congratulations to Hels and a big thanks for her continued inspiration. This week's theme is Eyes and I guess my entry just about qualifies - I did try and do something else but couldn't make the image stamp properly (I'm suffering from a night out last night lol) so I hope this is OK.


The background paper here was made using Vaseline resist technique with a Tim Holtz flourish stamp and Distress inks in Mustard Seed, Spiced Marmalade and Fired Brick.
The image is by Lost Coast Designs and I stamped the panel on Judikins Krome Coat card. I decided not to add colour as I wanted impact.
I finished off with a flower coloured with Promarkers and added a brass stamping flower in the centre.

Hels has generously offered candy for her followers and challenge entrants so if you'd like the details hop on over. There's also a pic on my side bar if you scroll down a little.
Enjoy the rest of your weekend.
Hugs, Fliss xx

17 comments:

  1. Thanks for your comment Fliss. I love the background you've created here, I didn't know you could use Vasso for a resist technique. I've got an eye stamp so I might have a bash at this one later.

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  2. Stunning!!!
    The stamp is amazing but it is the colour you backed her onto and the design at the side.
    WOW.
    Wishes
    Lynne

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  3. ooh gorgeousness Fliss... thanks for joining in with the Sunday STamper... happy crafting!! x

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  4. Superb Fliss. I echo Lynne's comments, just gorgeous.
    Have a great weekend.
    luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

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  5. Beautiful piece Fliss! Hugs, Valerie

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  6. this card is lovely!
    xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Amelia (mimi)

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  7. How fantastic, the background colors are my cup of tea and the image looks wonderful.

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  8. Great card, the image is fantastic left in black and white, it realy stands out from the background.
    Yvonne x

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  9. what a gorgeous card Fliss
    hugs

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  10. Beautiful card, love the contrast with the colours and black and white, I have that stamp and find it very hard to get a good image,yours is perfect.

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  11. Gorgeous card, Fliss! I love it!

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  12. Simply stunning. I haven't had a go with the Vaseline yet! Your colours work beatuifully. Have a lovely weekend. Caz

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  13. Gorgeous card, love the colours you've used and I'm going to have to look that technique up! Hugs Karen x

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  14. Love this card Fliss (just bought this image but its still uninked).
    Great background technique.
    Avril xx

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Fliss xx