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Wednesday, 25 October 2017

Postcard stamp and die collection from Stamps By Me

Hello everyone  xx

Hope you're all well and have a lovely day planned

I'm back with some more samples for the new
Postcard stamps and dies collection being released now on c&c, by Stamps By Me 

I used:
By The Lake
By The Tree
Follow The Path

Today's samples are all watercoloured using the new Artist Watercolour Wheel.  I'm very new to watercolourin so these were a challenge but the images made it so easy.
Hope you like them.

Also used:
Best Wishes die Tag 3
Tall Flowers die
Artistic Stitch Frame die
Wildflower stamps
Distress Oxides
Distress Inks
Versafine


I used the spotlight technique for this sample with By The Lake..adhering the square panel temporarily,  before stamping image in Smokey Grey versafine
I used the Artist Watercolour Wheel and a paint brush to colour it in.
The sentiment die is from the Best Wishes die Tag 1





I used a square die to create a frame
The image, By The Tree,  was stamped in Smokey Grey versafine and coloured in using the Artist Watercolour Wheel




I used the Artistic Stitch Frame die to create a frame for By The Lake , which was stamped in Smokey Grey versafine.
It was coloured in using the Artist Watercolour Wheel
Tall Flowers dies were used to create a 3d dimension to the sample




The Artistic Stitch Frame die was used again to frame the Follow The Path image... however my twist on this stamp was to make the "path" a river. .gives more versatility to this stamp!
It was coloured in using the Watercolour Wheel
Wildflower 4 & 5 were stamped in Cracked Pistachio and Peeled Paint Distress Oxides to add some dimension to the sample

I hope you enjoyed looking through today's post .. I had lots of fun colouring these in.

Crafty hugs xx

18 comments:

  1. Some fabulous samples Karen. I love the first one particularly. I will try this style now I know how it's done. X

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    1. Glad you like them and hope you have fun trying that technique xx

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  2. Excellent cards absolutely beautiful x

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  3. Exellent cards (as usual lol). Using a frame or just colour really makes areas pop. Xx

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    1. Thankyou very much. These were a challenge as never watercoloured before lol

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  4. Hi Karen your cards are stunning those stamps are amazing. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  5. Fab selection of cards but my favourite is the large tree one; so serene.

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  6. Love your spotlight technique! Haven't done it for awhile.

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  7. Love the beautiful scenes you have created here, fabulous selection!!
    xx

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  8. Brilliant selection Karen, I love the reflection ones in particular. Shabneez x

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