Friday, 15 June 2018

Da Vinci....Diary week 24.


Friday is Diary day.... week 24.
I have been looking through my stamp collection recently and came across a number that had been pushed to the  side of the shelf and certainly haven't  seen any ink in a very long time.
In fact the ones I used today,  I couldn't name the maker or even guess a name.
The cut outs were  computer generated  and I used just the one stencil today and some Vintage photo distress ink, the more layers of colour you add the darker the shade becomes.
I will join the folk over at
  and Gill's theme.....Inspired by.....
finding these Leonardo da Vinci stamps was my inspiration for today.

Thank you for calling in today,
I hope you all have a good weekend.

15 comments:

  1. Wonderful diary pages, da Vinci is a great favourite oh mine. Love the colours, too. Have a great weekend, hugs, Valerie

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  2. I like pulling out forgotten stamps. It is like you just bought them then. Very nice Da Vinci page. I expect next week you will be designing great new things like he did. :) Happy weekend. Hugs-Erika

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  3. I love Da Vinci! Lovely how you included them all onto your journal page.
    Kate

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  4. My art friend Kathy and I did an entire altered book one year based on da Vinci. It's amazing how I had forgotten some of those old images, most of which Kathy used. My favorite is the only one I own: Vitruvian Man. As always, i love calendar day, because you come up with some of the most clever ideas for the week ahead. This one is not just incredible, but also is such a joy because you also shared it with us at Art Journal Journey.

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  5. Always love your diary pages Yvonne, and this one is no exception!! Wonderful Leonardo stamps, always fun to rediscover some old goodies....

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  6. I love your beautiful Leonardo Da Vinci page Yvonne! His work has always fascinated me.
    Hope you have a great weekend,
    Alison xxx

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  7. Fantastic pages for your lovely diary Yvonne. Those stamps were a wonderful discovery - it always feels like having been on a shopping trip or having a birthday when finding things I have forgotten about and haven't used for ages :)
    Thanks for joining in at AJJ again.
    Hope you have a great weekend.
    Gill xx

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  8. This is a page to my absolute liking - I adore everything Leonardo DaVinci and this calendar spread is UNIQUE!!
    What a found of forgotten supplie! Always a happy thing -
    I guess the stamps are from Katzelcraft?! I am not sure- but they are fantastic and I love that you combined them with print outs - their sewing borders are fab and the background fits also very very well!

    I love your spread! This calender is going to be an artwork at it's finest!
    Happy weekend and thanks bunches for such a fantastic entry linked to the >Inspired by< theme at AJJ Yvonne! You made me HAPPY!♥♥♥
    Hugs, Susi

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  9. Always a pleasure when diary day comes around and a treat to see the Da Vinci stamped images, I've come across those stamps before but cannot remember who did them either! I remember I saved those very ones on my old computer and then printed oss on tracing paper to get a velum effect when I first started crafting lol.

    Sally xx

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  10. I always love your diary pages Yvonne , I’ve fallen so far behind with mine.
    xxx Hazel.

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  11. Wonderful page, beautiful images Yvonne.
    Greetings Carola

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  12. What a lovely page Yvonne !! Just amazing!! The colours, background, details, allll fabulous!! Love Da Vinci.
    Wish you a very nice aftenoon, big hugs, Caty

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