Tuesday, 16 March 2010

Jesters, Clowns and Masquerades Tuesday Taggers

Our Theme at Tuesday Taggers this week is Jesters and Masquerade Balls. This was one of those themes that I wasn't sure what I was going to do as I didn't have any stamps for my main image. I made a background with my Diamond stamp from Crafty Individuals, a Kaleidacolor Calypso ink pad and a brayer. After that I started looking on the internet and found this fabulous sketch of a jester on Deviant Art. You can see the original sketch by Sutinen here. I felt that if I coloured him it would be a bit OTT, so just outlined him in pastel blue promarker and left him black and white. Thanks for looking and do hope you'll join in this week!

21 comments:

  1. Wow Sally this is stunning - I love how you have made your own background paper the colours are gorgeous x Thanks for being so talented and part of our fabulous team xx

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  2. Hello Sally. How beautiful is this. Great image and it looks so striking and very effective on that gorgeous background. Happy Crafting.
    Love Sandra xx

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  3. Sally this is just fantastic, what a great image and how you made your background wow mrs, I love it.
    Pinky

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  4. Wow this is fantastic , love the background
    Hugs
    Francesca

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  5. Fabulous hun! Love the rainbow backing colours. Well done on finding an image too - I had a job, so drew my own based on another image from Deviant Art.
    Hugs,
    Teri x

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  6. Totally love this card Sally. The background is fabulous, love the colours. Great image too.
    love, Pat xx

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  7. What a wonderful way of using that image Sally. And you are quite right, with that gorgeous background anymore on the image would have been too much. Beautiful card.

    Lesley Xx

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  8. What a fantastic image, Sally, I love him. Your background is really effective too, those colours are yummy. I wouldn't know where to start with this theme but you've interpreted it brilliantly.

    Lisax

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  9. Wow sally I love your Jester,
    its really brill.hugs chris xx

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  10. ohoooo fabulous card!! love those colours ((Lyn))

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  11. oooooh WOW!! Sally what an amazing colourful background...its beautiful hun and I just love the image you used it goes perfectly.. really magical missus
    hugs
    Chris xx

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  12. Totall Totally STUNNING Sally. So pleased you decided to join the team, I just love your work.
    x Michelle

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  13. What a great card Sally! Your background is fab and that image is just right! xx

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  14. I love your background, bold wonderful colors.
    thanks for sharing
    michele

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  15. He is a beautiful jester isn't he I love the back ground it's a great entry I was with some talented people and so pleased to have this chance

    Love Dawn xx

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  16. Wow Sally. This is gorgeous. I love the image and the background is fab. trhis challenge gave me a bit of work but got there in the end.
    hugs
    Ildiko x

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  17. to say you were worried you wouldnt come up with the goods sally this is so fab.Just goes to show you are a very talented lady.well done xx
    love debbie xx

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  18. Fantastic work Sally.

    Your background is fantastic and so colourful alongside that brilliant image - that was a great find.

    Love Jules xx

    p.s. Promise to sing for you too on Monday. Which was your fav? My oldest son has found the set list on the internet.

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  19. Don't know how I missed this one Sally. It's absolutely gorgeous. Just love the black and white on the coloured background.
    xx

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  20. hi Sally love the card just gorgeous love the image Ros

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  21. This is definitely one of my favourites.
    The background you made is stunning and compliments the jester perfectly.
    Vince X

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