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Sunday, June 20, 2010

SSSC74 - Just For You

It's Sunday and time for one of my favorite sketch challenges.  Karen and the ladies of the Sweet Sunday Stampers have, once again, sent us a fun layout to follow.

This week, I have a fun and bright flower arrangement for you. To make the image, water color crayons were applied directly on the stamp to the area I wanted to use.  The stamp was spritzed with water using a spray bottle with a very fine mist, then stamped onto the water color paper.  This technique was used over and over again until the arrangement was completed.  After the image was sufficiently dry I used the aqua painter with baja breeze ink to wash the blue around the flowers. My inspiration came from one of the images in the SU DSP, Greenhouse Gala.

Stamps: Friends Never Fade by Stampin' Up
Card stock: Pear Pizzazz, Pumpkin Pie, and water color paper by Stampin' Up
Patterned paper:  Greenhouse gala by Stampin' Up
Ink: Water color crayons by Stampin' Up, baja breeze classic ink pad and memento tuxedo black ink pad
Other: SU eyelet border and scallop edge border punches, SU vintage wallpaper embossing folder, the big shot, aqua painter, silver pearls and dimensionals

Have a fabulous week everyone,

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