Saturday, October 05, 2013

Joy is not in Things

Happy Weekend everyone !

I have a quick post today.    I worked in another page of my Gelli Plate Art Journal with a 'self-made' lady stencil.   Again I'm joining in at the Art Journal Journey as October's challenge is "She-Art" or Feminine.




Stamps:   Designs by Ryn - Leafy Branch , the swirl is a 'freebie' from Craft Stamper magazine.   Sentiments are by Chocolate Baroque- Words of Inspiration.   


Coming soon new stamps by Designs by Ryn........ can't wait to play with them :)


Thanks for stopping by and have a great day,
Shirley

30 comments:

  1. WOW,i love your lady,great colors and backround!!

    Wish you a great weekend,Greetings Jeannette

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  2. Lovely page Shirley, love the colours, too! Valerie

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  3. Your lady stencil is brilliant and I love your gelli background. Beautiful shades of green!

    Hugs
    Lesley Xx

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  4. A gorgeous page Shirley, I love the gelli plate background and the wonderful colours you've used. Hope your weekend is going well.

    Sue x

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  5. I know this copy/pasty business is getting boring, but at least that way I can get to my fav blogs for a nose, say hello and have a good weekend.

    B x

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  6. This is super awesome Shirley, love your lady...colours too.xx

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  7. BEAUTIFUL lady and background!!!
    Greetz Patricia

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  8. stunning creation Shirley! WOW!
    the sentiment fits perfect.. I own this sentiment too as a stamp motif -
    have to use it again... great idea to stamp this in the body!

    Thank you for joining Art Journal Journey Shirley!
    THIS ENTRY MAKES ME REALLY HAPPY!
    xxx
    Susi

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  9. Hi Shirley. Hope all is well. Called in for a catch up. Fabulous journal page. Have a great weekend.
    Florence x

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  10. Wonderful art journal page and quote Shirley!
    Gelli prints are so versatile...
    but I find them sometimes hard to cover them up ;)
    oxo

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  11. Fabulous page great colours, what did we do without our Gelli's? Lol
    Love
    Amanda x

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  12. Fabulous and graphically pleasing to the eye my friend!! Love the colors!
    Hugs

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  13. Beautifully done, Shirley!!
    Love your background on this card!
    Groetjes Gery

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  14. I love your lady and the background you created and those beautiful colors. Not only do you have a beautiful smile but you are quite talented!
    Sandy

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  15. Beautifull page dear Shirley, love the quote and the lady , she looks like there is a lot of joy in her!!!

    Have a nice sunday!!
    Greetings
    Maria

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  16. Wonderful journal page Shirley.

    Love Chrissie x

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  17. Beautiful page! Love the colors!

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  18. Oooh, lots of yummy texture, love it! Hope you are having a great weekend. Hugs xxx

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  19. Oh Shirley, this is so beautiful! I love your selfmade stamp of the silhouette and the background with all its layers is gorgeous. But most of all I love the sentiment!

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  20. Super page, love the colours and the background is super. Great idea to make your own stencil.

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  21. It's your fascinating use of those leaves & the way you have incorporated the patterns with the image. I could do with a lesson from you in making cohesive backgrounds!!
    Paula (PEP)

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  22. Beautiful, love it!
    Have a great week!
    Groetjes Karin x

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  23. Great journal page Shirley, how crafty are you :D Make your own templates now eh? I am impressed :D Have a lovely week my friend, Gay xx

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  24. Love how you made your own lady Shirley! Such a creative idea!!!

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  25. Great page and selfmade stencil...I should make more of them! Your stencil is great! Love the leaves stamped like this. Have a good and creative week, Gerrina

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  26. Clever you making your own stencil. She looks fabulous on your gorgeous background.

    Crafty hugs from Shirl x x

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  27. LOvely GP background Shirley and the lady you've created looks great on this page.

    We can do an Alcohol Ink workshop, on Thursday in Holland...see you then :-)

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  28. I really like this with that terrific background, your Swirl lady and the tiny leaves.

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  29. Missed your this page earlier Shirley! what a wonderful background with fresh green! and that lady is quite stylish :)

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