Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Ivy wall playtime

I've had a bit of a play with Inkylicious Footprints on our hearts and  Ivy Wall. I began by stamping it in Memento black onto silk art card, along with the sentiment. I coloured it with distress markers (rusty hinge, antique linen, peeled paint, pine needles, crushed olive and weathered wood) and a water brush. I should probably have used an archival ink, as there was a little bleeding of colour from the black ink, but it isn't obvious. I dusted the rest of the panel with rusty hinge distress ink and ink dusters and popped it on the front of a 5" x 7" card.
I am entering this card into a few challenges
Sister act Challenge - Anything goes
Vintage stamping challenges - Anything goes
Lexi's creations - Focus on the sentiment
Thanks for looking!

19 comments:

  1. Neatly done Sally - LOVE this xxx

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  2. Gorgeous as always Sally, I love this sentiment that you've used, it's useful for so many different occasions.

    Sue xx

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  3. And it's beautiful, Sally. Lovely neutral shades. You always add to my stamp wish list - but then again, that isn't difficult. Hope you're enjoying your break x

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  4. Wow Sally what a stunning card , I love the this card a lot nice quote!!

    Greetings
    Maria

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  5. This is gorgeous, Sally. I haven't seen that Ivy wall stamp before but it's lovely and teamed with such a beautiful sentiment makes a perfect card.
    Hope you are enjoying the school hols.
    Hugs Lisax

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  6. What a lovely stamp Sally and it looks so realistic the way you've inked it! Beautiful sentiment too, hope you're enjoying the Eater break!
    Val x

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  7. A really gorgeous creation Sal, thanks so much for sharing with us at FlonzCraft Vintage Stamping Challenges.

    B x

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  8. Hi Sally - this is a wonderful sentiment and such a lovely image of Ivy on the wall. Fabulous colouring too!
    Have a very Happy Easter - Sylvia xx

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  9. The coloring on your card is just gorgeous. Such a striking card.

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  10. Wonderful card Sally, so lovely. I love the quote and the beautiful image.

    Hugs
    Anke

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  11. Love it Sally, absolutely gorgeous and i just adore that sentiment too...
    hugs and xxx
    Gemma

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  12. The shading on those ivy leaves & bricks is so so effective & isn't the sentiment apt? I'm so glad you just matted the panel & mounted it straight on to a white card base, anything else would have made it cluttered.
    Paula (PEP)

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  13. Good Luck with the challenge Sally xx the card is beautiful x

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  14. This is so beautiful, as always Sally!

    Liove the magic you wield with those dusters!

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  15. I think your accidental bleeding of colour adds to the shading! Gorgeous card. I really like that image and you have brought it to life. The sentiment is lovely

    Thanks for joining us

    Lin
    Lexi's Creations

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  16. Piękna kartka.Pozdrawiam serdecznie.

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