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Wednesday, 29 April 2009

Wednesday Stamper - Orange Mark 1 and 2


I always have a look at the Wednesday Stampers blog, realise that I am not worthy, and never take part. However, this mornings post just blew me away and I decided that I must have a go. I've changed my hours at work so have the day off today - it feels like crafting in works time. Won't be as good on Saturday though when I'm going in but that's days away yet :o)
The theme is orange, so I have gone for a sunrise/sunset sort of thing.
The bird stamp is from Elusive Images, and the background has been painted with Ecoline inks, then sprayed with mango Cosmic Shimmer spray, which I got pretty damn quickly when Joanna Sheen got them back in stock.
Last night I went to a Stampin Up demo held by Jo.
This was so much fun - it's so nice to be able to talk crafty talk to people who are still awake after 30 seconds (my family know who I am talking about) :0). You can tell how nice everyone was, no-one mentioned the fact that I had a black eye that would put Ricky Hatton to shame! ( I do jujitsu - obviously not too well lol)
Thanks very much for looking and have a great day xx

You know that saying, if t isn't broken don't fix it - well I just wasn't quite convinced that my ATC was finished (I have such a fear of empty spaces, must get therapy) So I gave it another spray of the Cosmic Shimmer - just because it is sooooo nice, then I added a little Basic Grey rub-on.
I'm happy now, it's all done - I'm walking away.....
really I am.....


Done!

20 comments:

  1. your card is really beautiful, Love the silhouette effect! Hope your shiner is history soon.

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  2. This is gorgeous! Glad you joined in at Wednesday Stamper!!
    (Was wondering about your reaction options -- if anyone would ever check "Nah"?)

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  3. Wow this is fantastic.
    Wonderful work.

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  4. I don't know why you should think you're not worthy. This is superb.
    Hopefully you'll do more now you're out of the closet!

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  5. beautiful card - i also hope you are now encouraged to contribute often!

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  6. absolutely gorgeous ammended or original version Sue, you do make me smile, crafting should be fun.

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  7. Both versions are fantastic. The black against orange is a winner every time.

    Faye

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  8. I am the same way with "empty space"..I am always doubting and thinking my cards need more as well. You are not alone..I love the crowe!

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  9. Hi Sue,it was nice to meet you last night i hope you will join us for the classes.
    I love the ATC by way its fab

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  10. Really, really beautiful! Wow! I love it!

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  11. black and orange go so well together, I love this. That's why I prefer the firdt one!

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  12. Hi Honey, it's me again. pop over to my blog - there is something for you x

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  13. Yes it is done and it is gorgeous. Love the bird.

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Thank you so much for your comments x