Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Digi Doodle Shop's Best #20

The challenge this week at Digi Doodle Shop's Best Challenge was to use flowers. The image is a Digi Doodle digital stamp called Country Flowers. Isn't it sweet! I guess I'm ready for fall because I keep reaching for the rich yellows and reds here lately.
Several months back I picked up a little $1.00 package of Studio G Fresh Flocking. I had no idea what I was going to do with it, but . . . it was only a dollar. After I printed out this image the thought came to me to make my flowers a little dimensional, so I dug out the little pots of flocking and VOILA! I wasn't sure how to work with it, but I just put a little Scotch Quick Dry glue where I wanted the flocking and sprinkled it on. I like the way it looks cause the flowers aren't flat.

Paper: Recollection Kraft Cardstock, Scenic Route Sonoma Collection, Strathmore Watercolor paper
Stamp: Digi Doodle Shop Country Flowers
Inks+: Walnut Stain and Antique Linen Distress Inks, Derwent Watercolor pencils, Studio G. Fresh Flocking
Tools: Nestabilities Classic Squares Large (S4-126)
Miscellaneous: Michaels ribbon, Recollections Rhinestone Stickers

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  1. Beautiful card Tracy! Love the red flocked flowers! They really seem so vibrant!

  2. Just amazing gorgeous!! My fav is the red flocked flowers too! :) soooo super pretty!!
    with a grin,

  3. pretty card, tracy! love the flocked flowers! thanks for sharing and have a great day! *hugs* steph :)

  4. You know that you did a fabulous job when everyone loves your flocked flowers, and I am one of them. I love that image too, thanks for sharing Tracy!

  5. What a wonderful idea with the flocked flowers Tracy, gives them so much more depth and a real 'feel' to them!

  6. Lovely, thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shops Best.

  7. Love the hollyhocks...one of my fav. summer flowers....
    Cynthia Schelzig

  8. Absolutely gorgeous! I love it!...Nancy :o)

  9. Gorgeous card!!!Thanks for joining our challenge at Digi Doodle Shop's Best and hope to see you next time...

  10. This is wonderful.. I just love how your flowers pop.. well done! Hugs, Linda

  11. I haven't tried the flocking yet, but you have given me courage, and the excuse to go to Michaels! (ha like I needed an excuse...) I bet everyone who has seen this is going to do some flocking too. Yup, I am looking at my fall colors too, and smelling those delicious cookie and cinnamon and apple pie candles at, well, you know where. I told you I was excited to see what you had coming for us this fall and Christmas !!!

  12. Hi Tracey I love fall colours and this image from the Digi Doodle Shop really looks fantastic in them. Thanks for joining our challenge this week hugs Pascale

  13. Your project is enticing! I adore the use of flowers! Thanks for sharing with us this week at Digi Doodle Shop's Best and Good Luck!

    DT Coordinator

  14. Beautiful image and the coloring is so warm and pretty! Lovely card!


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