Monday, May 04, 2015

Love with Bushos and No Stamping

Hello everyone, I hope you are doing well.   Thanks for all your kind words regarding my previous post, it's very much appreciated.       I think some people think I'm not going to blog anymore, but I will be and here I am back already!     But somehow I need to figure out a way to spend less time at my computer :)  

I have a design today that was started while I was on vacation.   The main image was created with Design by Ryn's Japanese Anemone stencil.



The background was created with Brushos ink powders.   Next I used light molding paste over the stencil and let it dry.  When dry I rubbed some Inka Gold wax over top of the flower.    I rubbed Distress Ink over a TCW stencil for the words.  No stamping on this design !

Thanks for your visit and have a great day,
Shirleyxx

30 comments:

  1. Dear Shirley,
    I love it cause the background is with my favorite colours!I love alos the white contrast of the stencil anemones. Amazing creation!
    I wish you a lucky week, hope you are well,
    big hugs Anja

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  2. This is so lovely and soft. You use such interesting techniques and colours to get this beautiful result.
    Great to see you back - even although you have not been away!

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  3. WOW do I ever Love this color combination and the addition of the stenciled flowers is very beautiful. It must be a fun card to touch in person as well.
    Balance is such a tricky thing ... isn't it.
    Happy Springtime dear Shirley
    oxo

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  4. What a great card , I really love the blues and green colours you hae used , great stencil too, and ofcourse we stay following you at your blog!! Perhaps a bit less, but the beauty of your creation we don't want to miss yet!!! Have fun with everything you do dear Shirley and especially enjoy!!!

    Greetings
    Maria

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  5. Hey Shirley, I think it's neat to see a creation with no stamping. The Japanese Anemone turned out so beautifully. I love how subtle this piece is in colouring and concept. It definitely has a focal point, but it's not a 'loud' one. Gorgeous!!!

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  6. Gorgeous colours and textures Shirley, think you know I am a Brusho fan. Nice to see you are still here with us in blagland.

    B x

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  7. I'll bet this looks really textured IRL, Shirley! Your Brusho background is marvelous and I love the LOVE stenciled in your design!! Glad you're back already and good luck finding the balance. I'm trying to work on that, too! Enjoy your day! Hugs, Darnell

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  8. Wow great card with no stamping!,Love the colors!
    Groetjes karin x

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  9. No stamping Shirley that's a new one but nevertheless still a fabulous background with an amazing use of the paste.

    Warm crafty hugs from Shirl x x x
    ShirlsCards.

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  10. Such a lovely card, with the brusho's and the Ryn stencil and molding paste Shirley!
    All the best, Alie :-) xxx

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  11. Fantastic background and great use of the stencil Shirley

    Love Chrissie xx

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  12. Gorgeous Shirley, beautiful colours and texture on this. I love the stencil and the use of the inka gold on top. Hope you've had a great weekend.

    Sue xx

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  13. Absolutely gorgeous card! I like the combination of colours and the fabulous bachground!

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  14. Fantastic card with the beautiful background and the stenciling. Hugs, Valerie

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  15. So glad you are still blogging. You made a beautiful card. I love Ryn's stamps and stencils. It's also pretty cool she lives close by, eh?

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  17. Love this card. Beautiful background. Janny

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  18. Fabulous colours and textures, Shirley! This card is so beautiful.
    Mar x

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  19. Beautiful colours! As always a lovely card Shirley! Xx

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  20. Stunning Shirley fabulous colours! huggles Sue xxx

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  21. I've already commented here, I know, but I would like to react to what you said on my blog (you have a bo-reply blogger account, so no other way to contact you), I also like one-layer cards... but I prefer to work on a seperate piece of cardstock, because I like to get messy as well. It was challenging not to get any ink on the card itself :) (at the back for instance)

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  22. I love those colours Shirley, and that gorgeous stencil by Ryn with the dimensional paste and gold wax over it looks fantastic. So pretty! x

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  23. Wie schön, liebe Shirley.
    Ich freue mich so sehr, etwas von dir zu sehen... :-)

    Sophie

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  24. Strange, but so beautiful this card without stamps! Love the texture you used! Hugs, Gerrina

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  25. Wow! Beyond beautiful for sure, Miss Shirley! I love the way the flower stands out, and your magical background is so rich! xo

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  26. I love this Shirley and saved to CAS. I love the colors in your BG and the stenciled image is fabulous. Really pretty!! I hear you on the computer thing!!!! Me too....

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  27. Oh, this is so beautiful, the lovely colored background (love Brusho !) and the flowers on top, wonderful ! Greetings Enny

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  28. Beautifully artistic piece, Shirley! Hope you'll share if you figure out how to get away from the computer more--LOL! I'm really glad I got my laptop a few years ago so I can leave comments while I'm in the room with hubby "watching" a movie or whatever. I struggle with wanting to just create something, but friendships rely on communication which is done with comments. Happy problem, compared to most!

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Your kind comments are always appreciated !