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Sunday, February 26, 2012

Colours of Spring - Stampman challenge

This is my entry for The Stampman challenge - Colours of Spring/ Easter.


I got my inspiration for this piece from some paint I bought. I made a painted background using Green, Turquoise, Rose Pink and White paint & swirled them around the cardstock with a plastic store card. The colours remind me of bright blue sky, spring blossom and all the new fresh green growth. I overstamped the background with Stampers Anonymous Collage & a free HOTP stamp from the cover of a magazine. I silver emboss two leaves from PaperArtsy Wings Plate 2. I stamped the words from the same plate in black. On seperate card I stamped the bird in a manger & cut out. I glued dark blue & turquoise beads along the bottom for added texture.

5 comments:

lam said...

This is amazing art Paula. I love the colours and all the little datils. Way to go girl

Carol Q said...

fabulous splash of colour Paula!

Yvonne Garner said...

Hi Paula! What an amazing, quirky, original and artistically deigned card! I love all the colors you chose, too! Thanks for dropping by my blog today and for the kind words. Best, Yvonne

lisa said...

Oh wow, Paula. I had to come and have a peek now that it's all dry. It looks amazing. I love those colours, just like the flowers against a vivid blue spring sky and the texture you've created is great.
I got those freebie stamps too, they're lovely aren't they. I bought the mag for them really!!
Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Stampman this time.
hugs Lisax

Karin said...

I love the great colours you used!