Wednesday, 8 June 2016

LIM #279 Purple

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I used a stamp by Creative Expressions to make this card and the sentiment is from SU. The stamp is a single flower multi part stamp, but I masked the first stamping and then used a couple more times, using the leaf to frame the flowers.

I used distress inks to stamp the image and then added some of the TH distress crayons. It's the first time I used the crayons, I only have one set as I wasn't sure if they would be for me. But, I absolutely love them so need to get the others now! You lay the colour down and then add water with a brush and they flow beautifully.

I'm entering this card into the current Less is More challenge for "purple". Purple is my fav colour and the hydrangea is one of my fav flowers so win win for me!

10 comments:

Esther said...

Lovely hydrangea stamp, and what a good idea to mask and use it repeatedly to create a bouquet feel! Great LIM card :)

Daffodil Cards said...

Beautiful card and painting. My favourite colour and flowers too.
Faith
x

cotnob said...

This is stunning Lynn, such a fabulous CAS design.
Pauline
x

Susan said...

Can't go wrong with hydrangeas. Thanks for sharing at Less is More!

Sazzle Dazzle said...

Love hydrangeas Linby and cant' fault the use of purple here.
Spectacular and full of elegant charm. Thanks for sharing with us at Less is More this week. Sarah

brenda said...

It's a gorgeous stamp Lynn and lovely colours that really showcase it.

B x

Barb said...

It's beautiful Lynne and again gorgeous colour. That is a lovely stemp. Barbxx

Neets B said...

Lovely coloured hydrangea, great how you've added hints of other colours.
Thanks for sharing with us.
Anita x
Less is More

Chrissie said...

Beautiful Linby, your colouring is fab!
Thanks so much
Chrissie
"Less is More"

Anne said...

What a fab painterly effect Linby! You're starting to convince me about the crayons...

Thanks so much for joining us this week
Anne
"Less is More"