Saturday, 11 August 2012

From the Garden


Whew!!  What a week it has been.  My computer died and being without it was hard.  I am back up and running although many of my files are gone and photos need re-organizing.  Guess it's a good thing I am off work for the next 2 wks.  Anyways, here is my card for today.  I am playing along with a challenge at Splitcoast and a challenge at CAS-ology
My garden is filled with ferns...such a lovely plant.  I wanted to incorporate that into my card and did so by using the fern as a mask and spraying it with Mr. Huey mist.  I added some splatters for interest and the sentiment from Rubberneckers.  The piece was then mounted on a scored card front. 
Thanks so much for stopping by to take a look.
Have a great wknd. 

Supplies:  stamps; Rubbernecker/ Mr. Huey mist/ scoring tool/ twine

12 comments:

  1. So gorgeous. Love the bright green and white color combo - so fresh. Fabulous technique ... and great idea to use something from your garden as a mask!

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  2. Oh, wow! What fantastic texture - I echo Loll - so fresh! Thanks for playing along with CASology this week!

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  3. What an interesting background. Thank you so much for joining us this week at CASology!

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  4. Ooolala! Love all that green! The look you achieved on this is fabulous!!! Love the simple addition of the twine too! Thanks for joining us at CASology! :)

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  5. What a great idea, Karen, it looks fabulous!

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  6. brilliant idea to use an actual fern, karen! your card is just stunning... so glad you are playing along with CASology!

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  7. Awesome effect! i will so be trying this!

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  8. Love the watercolor look to this...very pretty! I never would have thought to use the real fern as a mask...cool!

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  9. Artistically abstract and beautiful!

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  10. Gorgeous, Karen. I remember doing that years ago but haven't thought of that technique in ages. I love how fresh it looks

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  11. Stunning technique, Karen! I need to try this. Enjoy your vacation!!

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  12. I like your style, I'm following you now, maybe you could follow me.

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