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Sunday, 23 July 2017

Summer Day from Chocolate Baroque

Good morning my lovelies, my project today features stamps and stencils from Chocolate Baroque. I really enjoyed making this as I love colouring but I also love playing with paint and stencils too.


To make Summer Day I began by stamping Summer Fayre on to kraft card and colouring her with Lyra pencils. I dry brushed around the image with white gesso and also applied gesso to a piece of corrugated card. Once the gesso was dry I applied different shades of green acrylic paint through the Useful Leaves stencil to create the background, this is definitely a useful stencil but so pretty too. I added the lettering using the Seasonal Journey stencil and a little red acrylic paint. To finish the wall hanging I added some ribbon, gingham trim and little paper poppy.

I'm entering this project in the following challenges:

Crafting by Designs: recycle, reuse, repurpose
Creatalicious: Anything goes/summer
Creative Fingers: Anything goes
Daisy Chain: Floral
Really Reasonable Ribbon: anything goes with ribbon

Thanks so much for visiting today, hope to see you again soon
Claire xx


5 comments:

  1. Beautiful creation, I love the contrast between the rough background and the perfect finishing on top. Thanks for sharing your creation with us at Creatalicious, we hope to see you back again.

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  2. This is really pretty, Claire. I love the image and colors. Thanks for sharing in our challenge.
    Blessings,
    Karen L
    Really Reasonable Ribbon

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  3. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Creatalicious, good luck!!! Amy DT

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  4. This is a fabulous card and a great addition to our challenge. Thanks for joining us at Really Reasonable Ribbon. Huggs from Ginny from Polly's Paper

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  5. Beautiful! Thank you for joining us at Really Reasonable Ribbon challenge this week!
    Hugs
    Cheryl

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