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Friday, March 20, 2015

Flower

This week the challenge over at the Craft Barn is to make something flowery.All the details can be found here.
This is what I came up with

I started by selecting 3 sheets of patterned paper to make the flower for which I found a template here.



These dictated me the background color for my spread in my newspaper journal, I used a fuchia inktense pencil. Did some stamping on top with a heart script (which I also used on the inside cover of the journal) in black stazon and some diamonds in a green shade.

Next I stenciled the face, gave her red lips and green eyes and added this flower in her hair.




The flower didn't turn out like the example, but that's okay, I distressed the edges with walnut DI and added a gem in the center.
The border got another color of inktense, a mauve one this time and I stenciled some flourishes in white acrylic paint.
Have a nice, creative weekend all.

7 comments:

  1. Love the floral repetition in this - she's both soft and powerful!

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  2. Love your very strong face image, and the colour combination too.

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  3. Yes she looks fierce... if looks could kill... Your flower is good, it's nice to use patterned paper and an excellent way to use scraps if like me you have a mountain!

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  4. Lovely page and your flower is very pretty! xx

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  5. What a lovely page, beautiful colours.
    Thank you for joining in the challenge.
    Jane x

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  6. A great page in your journal.

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