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Retro Wetlands

Hi all!
I'm on a coach at present on route to Scotland for a much needed holiday! I thought I would do some blogging whilst I have the blogger app.
I recently stumbled across the colour challenge at Hand Stamped Sentiments:
I thought it would be great for a mans birthday card which I needed for a work colleague here is what I came up with:
I really enjoyed making this quick & simply card I have only just aquired this Wetlands stamp set so wanted to play with it. I knew I wanted to include a bit of Retro dsp and the Tangerine Tango seemed to be the best!! I used an aqua brush to paint the sunset looking background behind the birds. I then distressed it around the edges with my paper snips to give it some texture.
See you back here soon...
x Jessie B x
Recipe:
Stamps: Sketched Birthday, Wetlands
Inks: Baked Brown Sugar, Coastal Cabana, Tangerine Tango
Paper: Baked Brown Sugar Card, Coastal Cabana Card, Retro DSP, Very Vanilla Card
Tools: Aqua brush

Comments

  1. So pretty! That sunset makes me feel like I'm right at the beach! Thanks for playing along with us at HSS!

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  2. This is very lovely! I love your shading with the water and sky. This makes a nice card for ladies and men alike! Thanks for playing the color combo at HSS! Erika

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  3. I am lovin' the sky in your card it's so intriguing. Like Breelin said, it does remind me too of a beach sunset. I am so glad you included your card in our color challenge at Hand Stamped Sentiments. Smiles, Elizabeth

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