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Tuesday, 5 July 2011

The secret is patience


This is the card I was trying to post  earlier this afternoon for the Stampman Challenge-26.
As the light and the shine from the acetate caused  a number of odd looking photos,  and blogger wouldn't let me load the photo, I nearly gave up altogether. So here I am a little calmer   deciding  to give it another go,  everything appears to be  working,  although parts of the card still look  a bit shaded.
The theme for the challenge was to use Alcohol inks with an optional sketch.
I used  Wild Plum ink to splatter onto my acetate, with a few drops of gold mixative. The tree and sentiment are  Elusive Images stamps [now Chocolate Baroque] from the Essence of Nature set. I also stamped the butterflies on the same  acetate, then added a bit of bling.
Thankyou for stopping by, I always appreciate your comments

9 comments:

  1. This is beautiful. Love the butterflies too. Thanks for joining in The Stamp man Challenge and have a wonderful day. Angela

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  2. Beautiful card Yvonne, xx

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  3. Beautiful cards Yvonne. This one and the one on the previous post.
    Regards Florence.

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  4. That is one very beautiful creation. The butterfly idea is terrific

    xx

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  5. Beautiful card, glad you got it uploaded in the end! Hugs, Valerie

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  6. Beautiful. Thank you for joining us at The Stamp Man. Your colours are fab!

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  7. Yvonne this is just gorgeous. I love the colours and the use of the sketch.
    Thanks for joining in with the Stamp Man challenge.
    luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

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  8. Gorgeous!!! Thanks for joining us at The Stamp Man challenge.

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  9. wonderful work with alcohol ink x Thanks for joining in The Stamp Man challenge x Janet

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