Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Japanese Anemone with Sparkle

Hello everyone, I hope you are doing well.

I have a design to show using Designs by Ryn's new Japanese Anemone stencil.  The detail on her stencils is gorgeous.



The background is Turquoise Dylusions, purple Brushos crystal ink and a little Peacock Distress Paint.  I stamped Leafy Branch around the parameter.  I blended Distress Inks over the stencil and then over top spread Viva Crystal Gel.  When dry I added a little more colour with a metallic rub and then outlined the flower and highlighted the leaves with a white Gellyroll pen. 

The photo really doesn't do this design justice, but I can't get one that I'm satisfied with.

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day,
Shirleyxx

26 comments:

  1. Fantastic card, love the sparkle! Hugs, Valerie

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  2. Ooh that sparkle is beautiful! Xxx

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  3. The sparkles certainly that little extra to your beautiful card

    Love Chrissie xx

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  4. Wunderschön, liebe Shirley.
    Deine Karten sind immer wieder betörend. Ich kann den Blumenduft fast riechen...

    herzlichst Sophie

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  5. Gorgeous colours and wonderful sparkle from the Anemone Shirley, it make a great card.

    Sue xx

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  6. Stunning card Shirley! I love it when you use those gorgeous greens! The anemone in that soft sparkly pink looks just wonderful in combination with those other hues, just beautiful!

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  7. Wow What a gorgeous card dear Shirley , the use of Viva Crystal gel I don't know yet but it seems to me as a very great product!!! Great combination of colours and great design!!!

    Greetings
    Maria

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  8. Lovely fresh Spring colours and flowers Shirley, always a pleasure to see you makes.

    B x

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  9. You always use some beautiful colour combinations Shirley plus the added sparkle makes everything gorgeous.

    Warm crafty hugs from Shirl x x x
    ShirlsCards.

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  10. Hey Shirley, I like the sparkle effect! I know, it's frustrating when the camera just won't capture a piece properly. I can't tell though. This looks great! I agree with Shirley, you do combine colours beautifully!

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  11. Beautiful, Shirley! Love the fantastic flowers and the background leaves.
    Mar x

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  12. Finally catching up with everyone's blog LOL your creations are stunning Shirley the colours are always vibrant I love them!! huggles Sue xx

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  13. A beautiful card Shirley! Love the use of that crystal gel...I don't know the product, but it looks so bright!
    All the best, Alie :-) xxx

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  14. Beautiful color combination. Janny

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  15. Wonderful turquoise combination with sparkled stencil!
    xox Anja

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  16. This Ryn Japanese Anemone stencil is beautiful Shirley, and the Crystal Gel with its wonderful sparkle shows it off beautifully. I love that pretty background framed with the leafy branch too. x

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  17. Absolutely stunning. I love everything about this beauty.

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  18. Beautiful card with sparkles! Great composition and I like the colour combination!

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  19. Lovely sparkles which are difficult to photograph but I can see the effect well. Love the little leaves around and you've made such a lovely picture.

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  20. Gorgeous card, beautiful colors!
    Groetjes Karin x

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  21. Lovely sparkly card with this stencil Shirley, beautiful as always, xxMiranda

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  22. Wow, beautiful! Love the BG and the pale-faded red! Have to try the christals myself, but think your card sparkles IRL... Hugs, Gerrina

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  23. Wow! I love the colors and textures you achieved with your pretty stencil, Shirley! Lovely, vibrant colors contrasted perfectly with the white leaves. So beautiful! hugs, de

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  24. Hello Shirley,
    a gorgeous card, i love the colour combination... So vibrant...

    Warm greetings and nice weekend,
    Annemie x.

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  25. I can imagine what this looks like in person--beautiful work, as always, Shirley!

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Your kind comments are always appreciated !