Tuesday, 7 September 2010

Books galore at Tuesday Taggers

When our lovely Teamie Michelle chose the theme of Books at Tuesday Taggers I knew exactly what I was going to do. For several years I've had the Garden Fantasy sheet of Non Sequitur stamps, and there is a girl on it that always reminds me of the ghost of Cathy from Wuthering Heights. I got out my stamps, my brayer, a big and juicy pad (Hydrangea) et Voila!
The tree stamp is one I picked up from Encaustic art plus at Elsecar heritage centre. With clear embossing the outline of the girl the brayered ink wouldn't go right to the edge, but I think it makes her look quite ghostly. I finished it off with a quote.
Thanks for looking and I do hope you can pop over to Tuesday Taggers and join in the fun. Whilst you are there check out the amazing examples for our fabby DT!

10 comments:

  1. wow that background is stunning...just a fab card all round

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  2. Fabulous and the halo adds to the ghostly effect as she floats across the card. Wonderful xx Zoe

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  3. This is wonderful Sally - I can see Kate bush doing that dance now!

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  4. Wonderful Sally. I love the image it's perfect for theme.
    xx

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  5. Brilliant idea, Sally and you're right - that edge looks very ethereal - cool effect, even if serendipitous, lol. Love the colours.

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  6. Oh my goodness, this card is magical :) Wuthering Heights has to be one of my favourite books in the whole wide world :)

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  7. HI Sally, this is STUNNINGLY GORGEOUS, love it so much.
    hugs chris xx

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  8. Wow she really is ghostly, love that effect. The background colours is so gorgeous with the trees. Hope you are keeping ok Sally, bound to be a sad sad time for you all.
    Pinky

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  9. Ohh I can just see her on the moors, Sally. What a great image. She certainly looks windswept.
    I love the moon too.
    Hugs Lisax

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  10. This is awesome! You really did capture the ghostly feel in this. Beautiful!

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