Thursday, 14 May 2015

Nature Emerges


Morning.
This is such an exciting time of year with all of nature emerging.  I love looking out the window and seeing colour.  I am feeling inspired this a.m. after seeing the challenge at Splitcoast which was called May flowers; use our flower stamps. 

I am having such a blast playing with my watercolour crayons so grabbed them and a flower stamp from Magenta and began colouring.  I have found by wetting my stamp first with water, then colouring with the crayons directly onto the stamp,  I get a great blended watercolour look when stamping.
This great sentiment from Serendipity was stamped with black Memento ink and done.

I am adding my card to these challenges:

 CAS on Sunday- CHEER UP


Inspiration Destination- ANYTHING GOES

City Crafter- FOCUS ON FLOWERS


Thanks so very much for coming by and taking a look.

Supplies:  stamps- Magenta, Serendipity/ Memento bl ink/ watercolour crayons/ paint brush

19 comments:

  1. Absolutely gorgeous card!! Love that technique! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

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  2. Another beautiful card. I love the effect you get with the watercolour crayons. Karen

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  3. Ah, yes, nature is truly emerging now after a LONG and brutal winter! So glad you are seeing the weather change and flowers blooming! What a beautiful card, and I always love your designs and fabulous sentiments! This is particularly perfect for this card! Hugs, sweet friend!

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  4. Very pretty, thanks for sharing with us at CCCB!

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  5. Just love the look you achieved with your stamping Karen. Just love how your flowers turned out.

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  6. Absolutely gorgeous! Thanks for sharing and joining us at Inspiration Destination. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    Ema
    IDCB Owner

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  7. love your watercolor stamping - thanks for playing along at ATSM this week

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  8. A beauty in blue; and a gorgeous take on our theme. Such a lovely card. Thanks so much for joining us at CCCB!

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  9. Beautiful Karen. Gorgeous shade of blue.

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  10. Gorgeous flowers and I love that sentiment!

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  11. This is so very gorgeous. How do you find all the time to make so many beautiful cards. I must be slowing down in my old age! I am lucky if I do three a week these days.

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  12. Another beauty Karen. Will have to look into the watercolour crayons! :) xx

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  13. Another stunning card, Karen! I love the colours. Thank you again for joining us at CAS on Sunday. Luv, Wilma

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  14. What a beautiful card again Karen, loving the watercolour and the vibrant blue colour....just fabulous ;) Viv xx

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  15. The fun you're having shows! Your card is awesome!!!

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  16. I love that flower stamp, Karen.

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  17. You've worked magic with this image and your watercolour crayons. Absolutely gorgeous! Thank you for sharing your creativity in the ATSM gallery!
    ~c

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  18. Very pretty card! Your watercolor stamping is amazing! Thank you for sharing at ATSM.

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