Sunday, April 5, 2015

Leaves, Script and Vellum

Welcome

This card is the result of an afternoons fun in my studio


I started by stamping through a stencil, once that was dry I then sponged distress inks over the stamping.


I did not want to smother the colours of the stencilling, so used vellum to 'carry' the embossed sentiment.
I had no dark brown card, so inked the edges of the next layer 


I then die cut the doily in vellum, stamped and embossed the flower and adhered it in the bottom corner.


After assembling the card, I then trimmed the doily to the edge of the card.
The final details were the pearls.

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26 comments:

  1. Fabulous and wonderful card Maxine thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Catz
    Dianne x
    CC DT

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  2. looks like a fun day in the craft room Maxine. Love your stencilled leaves.

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  3. Lovely Maxine - great technique - I love stamping through a Stencil - perfect!! {{{hugs}}}

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  4. Love this card Maxine and the embossing looks super good on the vellum. Great idea... I would never have thought of stamping through a stencil but it's a brilliant idea and a fab look.

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  5. Fabulous card Maxine. Have a Blessed Resurrection Day.

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  6. Beautiful card. Thank you for sharing the techniques you used! And thank you for joining our challenge at CC & CC. We hope to see you again!
    ~ Bonnie (DT)

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  7. Beautiful card- I love the stamping and the added color thru a stencil. The embossed sentiment on the vellum doily is so pretty! Hoping you had a wonderful Easter!

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  8. Fabulous creation and the colour is beautiful.xx{aNNie My Personal Blog}

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  9. Me again Maxine, Beautiful creation and perfect for our Use a Doily challenge, hope you join in again next challenge.xx
    {Chocolate Coffee and Cards DT Member}

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  10. Gorgeous card. Thanks for joining in our "Add A Sentiment" challenge at Crafty Calendar this month.
    Hugs
    Bev x

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  11. Awesome card.. thank you for joining our Anything Goes challenge #29 at Art by Mi Ran challenge blog.. hope to see you again in the next challenge.. and good luck at the draw ;)

    hugs,
    ~RoRa

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  12. Gorgeous make! Thanks so much for joining our 'Use a die' challenge at Polkadoodles this time
    Claire xx

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  13. Excellent Maxine. Very creative and beautifully done.

    Blessings
    Jim

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  14. Beautiful and very creative card. I like how you made leaves, a lot! :-D
    Thank you so much for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge this fortnight. I hope to see you again. :-D
    Milka DT

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  15. wow this is really great. never tryed doing. when i ever get stencils i'll have to play

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  16. Swoon! You are truly the embossing queen!! Love the earthy feel to this one <3

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  17. That´s a super lovely and colorfull project. It really fits perfect for our challenge. Thank you for join in!
    Hugs
    Bianca (from Fairytale Challenge)

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  18. Such a fabulus background work. I love it. Thankyou for joining us at Fairy Tale Challenge.

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  19. Fabulous creation with lovely colors and design. Thanks for sharing with us at Polkadoodles Challenge. Agnieszka DT

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  20. Wow, love this stencil technique Maxine! Great colors as well. I may have to give this a try!

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  21. Your card is gorgeous and thank you for joining in our challenge ,good luck and hope to see you again next time
    Hugs xxx Dt Anneke and have a nice day.

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  22. Fab card .... love the colours! Thank you for joining in with the Craft Stamper challenge ..good luck! Linda xx

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