Thursday, 3 August 2017

Project: Things that fly at MAWTT


I have been making a lot of cards lately that involve birds, butterflies, hot air balloons, and I realised that I seem to be obsessed with things that fly. I thought it would be the perfect challenge for Moving Along with the Times this week!

My card features a set of bug stamps that I heat embossed in black. I put them on a strip of watercolour paper that I painted using an aqua brush and Distress Inks. I tried to choose colors associated with that particular bug and I'm really happy with the combination. I added a sentiment from Tim Holtz idea-ology stickers that I thought worked well for the set. I tried it on white, black and kraft card and decided black looked best.

6 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card, lots of flying critters, thank you, xxx

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  2. Hi Jessie - a simple, but really effective card - love it !! Janice x http://createdbyjan.blogspot.com

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  3. Hi Jessie,
    what a wonderful card and such a great theme for our challenge.
    Love the stamped bugs they are super.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  4. Loved this when I got a sneaky preview, it's gorgeous, love the fat watercoloured stripes and its a superb use of the lovebugs. Cx

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