9 September 2017

Make A Wish

Hello there, today I have a card to share using the beautiful Make A Wish stamp set from Clearly Besotted. Aren't those flowers stunning? Inspired by Jenny (owner of Clearly Besotted) and Steph, I decided to try colouring the flowers with colour pencils. I definitely need more practice using pencils but I did enjoy colouring this image in, even if it did take ages! :)
 

I started off by stamping the flowers on to some Strathmore Toned Grey Mixed Media Paper with Memento Tuxedo Black Ink. I then coloured the flowers with Polychromos Pencils plus the white  Luminance pencil. The colours I used were mainly from the 60 pencil set but I did buy some open stock of warm greys, which I used on the flower petals. The colours I used are listed below the supplies section.
 
 
I cut the panel down and adhered it to a black A2 card base with ATG. The sentiment, from the Tiny Type set, was stamped on to more black cardstock with Versamark Ink. I applied white embossing powder, heat set and cut this in to a strip. This was added to the card with foam tape. To finish off, I added three Sparkling Clear sequins.
 
SUPPLIES:
Here are the links to what I have used on the card. Affiliate links are used on some products. This means that if you make a purchase after clicking on my link, I receive a small commission with no extra cost to you. I truly appreciate your support when using these links. Please click on the logo below the product to shop at your favourite store. Products marked with an asterisk (*) were kindly sent to me to use.
 
 
POLYCHROMOS PENCILS: Flowers - 275, 274, 272, 270 + Luminance 001. Branch - 199, 177, 283. Leaves - 267, 174, 168, 171 + Luminance 001. Shadow - Copic Markers W3, W2, W1.
 
I love these larger floral images from Clearly Besotted. I love that they fill a whole card. You just need to add a sentiment and you are good to go! Thanks so much for visiting me today. I hope you have a fabulous weekend!

14 comments:

  1. Beautiful card, another one which could easily become a lovely sympathy card.

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  2. Oh goodness, that is really something! I know I'm not alone in being inspired to try pencils by Steph, she does such an amazing job with them. I LOVE what the done too and I really want that Luminence pencil too.... can't stop with pencils at the moment. The highlights on those leaves are really something else. Xx

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  3. This is absolutely, positively GORGEOUS, Michelle!!! Beautiful work!

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  4. Michelle, this is just so gorgeous!

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  5. Gorgeous birthday card...your flowers are so beautiful!

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  6. What a beautiful card. Your coloring looks amazing!

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  7. Lovely card! Your coloring is wonderful!

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  8. Amazing card Michelle. Certainly has the WOW factor.

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  9. I have not got enough words in my armoury for this card! It is truly breathtaking - your colouring skills are something else Michelle. Amazing and drop dead gorgeous card 😍

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  10. This is not how my "practice" pieces look! This is stunning! You are so clearly amazingly talented! 💜💜

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