Hi There! Thanks for coming to see us today 🙂
It’s Fabulous Friday here at Visible Image so it’s over to the very fabulous Pauline Butcher…
It’s fabulous Friday again, and I’d like to share a creation I’ve made using some of the fantastic Visible Image Stamps available.
I decided to make a sort of mixed media card, using my very favourite butterfly stamps.
The stamps I used were……..
I started off with a piece of watercolour card, and smoothed Grunge paste through a wood patterned stencil, when it as dry, I painted randomly it using Aquatints. Using the Retro Dots background and the Bronte script, and some Distress inks, I stamped randomly holding the stamp in my hand, and not on a block, then with the Treasure Gold gilding wax on my finger, I added it to the raised bits to enhance the pattern.
On a piece of black card, I stamped 5 smaller Butterflies and one large Butterfly with Versamark, and heat embossed using white powder, and fussy cut them all out, I also used the same steps for the sentiment. I used Stickles as a colouring medium on the butterflies.
Don’t forget to post your Visible Image makes into the May ‘Show and Tell’, for a chance to win some stamps, there are already some great entries, details HERE.
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I am taking bookings for ‘Pauline’s Inky Workshop’, on Sunday 14th June, at a venue near Warwick, we will be playing with ‘Bleeding Tissue’ paper, and other messy stuff, lol, email me for further details [email protected]
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Thank you once more for dropping in,
Big hugs, Pauline xxxxxxx
WOW! This is incredible Pauline! Stunning butterflies and that background is gorgeous! <3 You’ll find more of Pauline’s amazing work over on her blog.
We are off to Port Sunlight now (near Liverpool) for tomorrow’s Happy Stampers Festival… Hope to see some of you there 🙂
We will be back with more Visible Image stamps inspiration on Monday.
Have a great weekend!
Mark & Helen xx