xx Thanks for taking the time to visit my blog - your comments are all greatly appreciated xx

Wednesday, 18 April 2012

Lily of the Valley


I thought I would carry on with the theme from my last card and try a bit more brayering!  This time I've gone for a more muted colour, but I actually found it more difficult getting the graduation of colour just right.  I worked in from each corner using distress inks, but found with my first few attempts that I couldn't get it too look even - this was my third attempt at this card.

The stamp I've used is from Clarity Stamps and was sent along with my project sheet full of ideas as part of Barbara Grays project club.  Why not check it out as you get a stamp each month to play with and before it's realeased too.

Here's my card which again could be used as a sympathy card:


Materials used:
Coloured with promarkers
Accented with glamour dust - crystal
Sentiment - memories
Distress ink - antique linen

I'd like to enter this card into the following challenges:

Joanna Sheen - someone special
House of Gilli - flowers
Karens Doodles - spring
Dream Valley - earth tones
Paper Sundaes - anything goes
Fairy Fun Fridays - anything goes
Pixie Cottage - green



xx Happy crafting and glittery hugs xx






12 comments:

  1. Hi hun, gorgeous card!!!!!

    ReplyDelete
  2. So beautiful, love it. Thank you for joining us at House of Gilli challenges.

    ReplyDelete
  3. This is gorgeous love the stamp...fabulous colours.xxx

    ReplyDelete
  4. Gorgeous love the stamp and the colours. Alison xxx

    ReplyDelete
  5. I love that. Clean cut but effective. Very nice. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley challenges. Hugs Eva x.

    ReplyDelete
  6. Its so delicate and pretty, I love it.

    ReplyDelete
  7. Beautiful delicate card Sazzle. Understated elegance. :)

    Thank you for joining us at the Joanna Sheen challenge.

    Edna x

    ReplyDelete
  8. Stunning card and gorgeous stamp. I love the green coloration.
    Thank you for playing at The Pixie Cottage this week.
    Francy

    ReplyDelete
  9. Beautiful card and you have added the perfect touches on it with your brayering ;) Sometimes is does take awhile to create what you want--3x a charm:D Thanks so much for joining us at The Pixie Cottage!!!
    Hugz and happiness

    ReplyDelete
  10. Beautiful card, my goodness is it pretty! Thank you for playing along with us at Karen's Doodles this challenge, be sure to pop back on Monday for a new one!

    ReplyDelete
  11. What a fun card for PCI's "April Showers bring May Flowers" challenge! Beautiful flowers and layout! Thanks for sharing it with us at Paper Creations Ink!

    ReplyDelete
  12. so pretty :0)..thanks for playing along at Dream Valley..hugs Debs x

    ReplyDelete

xx Thank you for all of your lovely comments xx