Thursday, March 31, 2016

Sunny Blooms


     Things are greening up around here so beautifully.  It's been quite rainy lately but that seems to be helping everything along.
     Today I am sharing some pretty spring blooms from Purple Onion Designs.  Sunny Blooms Large is from Stacey Yacula's The Sweetest Day collection.  Once again I have pulled out my Prismas to color the flowers.  For my background panels I used Canson watercolor paper and Distress inks.  I gave a rectangle of watercolor paper a color wash of three Distress inks and then cut it to size after it dried.


     Hope these blooms bring a smile to you today.
     Blessings!

Supplies:
Paper--Canson XL Watercolor paper, Recollections
Stamps--Purple Onion Designs "Sunny Blooms Large"from Stacey Yacula's The Sweetest Day Collection, sentiment from her A Beautiful Day collection
Ink--Memento Tuxedo Black, Versamark, Prismacolor pencils and Gamsol, Peacock Feathers, Mowed Grass and Cracked Pistachio Distress inks
Tools--MFT Die-namics Oval Stax
Miscellaneous--Wink of Stella Clear glitter pen, Simon Says Stamp white embossing powder, Pretty Pink Posh sequins

9 comments:

  1. Yep....brought a smile to me, for sure! :) I love how you did your background...it really makes your beautifully colored bloom just POP! Of course, your card design is incredible! Are things a-bloomin' your way? Our azaleas are about to be a full wattage! Eeeee, I love this time of year, don't you? Sending you hugs, sweet friend...

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  2. Beautiful, I love the background, the sequins look like little water drops! Cool image, perfect with the background :) Here in the southwest the blooms are already fading with all the heat coming on so early!

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  3. I would never have known that was watercolouring ... So prefect!! Beautiful card!

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  4. Love this design. Colors are very cheery. Nothing like the color of yellow to make you feel happy!! Hugs

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  5. So bright and happy! I'm loving the inking you've been doing! That flower is adorable. Love the pops of black you added, and love the sequins, too!

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  6. Beautiful, what a gorgeous background and image x

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  7. Love this layout on your card! Nice color job too!

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  8. Oh, I just love those soft aqua window panels; and what a happy, little hill!

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  9. That design is dadgum AWESOME! Absolutely to the moon about the colors and the DI's and I love it ALL of it, ALL together!! :D

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