Sunday, 10 January 2016

Fishing...

Hi there. How are you? I have only been back at work for three days then came down with a nasty virus, so have ended up doing very little except sleeping, coughing and sneezing since Wednesday. Over the holiday I had a little play with the Create a scene- Boating stamp set from Inkylicious. I used Memento inks in Dandelion, Cantaloupe, Danube Blue, Bahama Blue and tuxedo black. I used a moon mask.
For my second card I tried using a little bleach on a paint brush to pop the moon in afterwards, and I think it worked quite well. I went over the lower reflection with my ink dusters and blue and black ink. This was one of those off cuts where I had cut a square from an A5 sheet, as was the snippet of blue card underneath.
Thanks for looking!

14 comments:

  1. Both cards are gorgeous and reflect a lovely calm mood.

    I hope you feel better soon. No fun being sick with such a nasty virus.

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  2. Stunning cards, Sally - your painting with bleach was much more successful than my attempts have ever been!
    I really hope you'll be on the mend soon, that's not a good start to the year.

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  3. Such beautiful , romantic cards, great sunset!! I really love them!!!

    Greetings
    Maria

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  4. Hi Sally...I hope you are feeling better soon. Your cards are beautiful. Love the scene and wonderful colours. Debbie x

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  5. Two wonderful cards Sally. Love the bleach idea for the moon. I have used bleach on cards in the past, but not in this way :o)
    Jackie xx

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  6. Both beautiful Sally, love these cards, Jx

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  7. Love both of tour cards Sal and they are very tranquil, but have a slight edge towards the design of the second.

    B x

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  8. Two beautifully calm scenes - love them both and well dne for using up your snippets for the second one. Hope you feel better soon.

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  9. Two stunning cards and beautiful scenes, I have a fisherman here who would love either of these. Hope you soon feel better.

    Sue xx

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  10. Both card are so calming and relaxing and very beautiful.

    Hope your virus is in retreat and you are feeling better.

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  11. Lovely scenic cards Sally using some of my favourite stamps. Hope you feel better soon x

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  12. just about everyone I know was sick over or just after Christmas with this cold/cough thing (me included!) Gorgeous cards

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  13. Wonderful cards, Sally.

    Hugs
    Anke

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  14. I somehow managed to miss this amazing card. The fishing boat caught in the moons reflection is just fab. Hugs Mrs A.

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