' ' ' 'Crafty Endeavours: Wonderful Wild Flowers

Thursday 6 June 2024

Wonderful Wild Flowers

Hello crafters, 

It seems summer is here at last and to celebrate I crafted this wild flower meadow.


The focal image has been built up with stamps from the Crafty Individuals set "Wild Flowers" (CI-226), inked with watercolour crayons.
The background sky and grass is also watercolour crayons, shaved over water applied with a brush. 

I then revisited my older supplies and added several layers of papers, some die-cut, one punched and some distressed and/or torn. The many layers is unusual for me and, despite my best efforts, I still didn't incorporate as many as I had planned! It just goes against the grain.

A flower made with punches and patterned vellum and a sentiment die-cut add the finishing touches. 
 

Thanks for coming by,

 Craftyfield   I am entering the Allsorts, Stamping Sensations
                                                               We Love Stamping and Addicted to Stamps challenges

12 comments:

  1. Summer on a card Christine, I love all those wild flowers, could be our far paddock which has been left to it's own devises to see what it's produces and so far positive and the wildlife love it.

    The pretty dies cut layers all help add to that natural feel, perfect for Allsorts theme this week and June at We Love Stamping, many thanks for joining in at both.

    B x

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  2. The watercolour crayons give a lovely effect to your stamped flowers, so soft and pretty. The card design is beautiful, great die cuts and layering.
    Thank you for joining us at Stamping Sensations.
    Chris
    x

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  3. You did really well with your layers! Your card is very pretty! Thank you for joining us at Allsorts this week!

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  4. Beautiful Summery card and watercoloured wild flowers,love the die-cuts and torn papers.
    Carol x
    THank you for joining us at Stamping Sensations.
    Carol DT x

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  5. A stunning card, with Summer through and through, love the die and scalloped circles too. Thank you so much for joining us in our challenge at We Love Stamping. Good Luck and I hope you will join us in our next challenge.
    Faith A DT

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  6. What a pretty card! Your summer scene is full of beautiful and colours - love it 😊. Sending you happy and creative wishes! Hugs, Jo x

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  7. Your summer meadow looks amazing. Thanks so much for sharing it with us at we love stamping xx

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  8. Beautiful card. Thank you for joining at Stamping Sensations

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  9. Dans un autre style, elle est magnifique aussi !!!!
    Je n'ai pas eu le temps encore de te répondre sinon... Tout va bien, mais c'est la course et je suis un peu dans le jus je te l'avoue ;-)

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  10. So pretty!
    Thank you for joining us at Addicted to Stamps and More challenge.
    Happy crafting!
    Catherine x DT

    PS sorry I am a little late in visiting

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  11. Absolutely gorgeous! xxx💖💖💖

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  12. How pretty! Thanks for joining us at ATSM!

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