Sunday, 25 September 2011

Friends - Cheaper Than Therapy

I decided to go for the inky and messy look today (I'm a real fan of yellow and green fingernails lol) so I made a 6x4 postcard. The background is a mixture of Dylusion spray inks and Inkadinks.
The stamps are mostly from Art Journey, although the bird is from The Paper Company. The guy's shirts have been painted in Inkadinks. One drop on my craft mat goes a long long way and the colours are really vibrant - I love them!
The quote stamp originally said 'Chocolate It's cheaper than therapy' and it's always reminded me of Crocodile Dundee when he's asking why people have therapist's rather than just talking to their friends, so I left the chocolate bit off. It has to be the first time I've EVER turned down chocolate!
I'm entering this into the Gingersnap challenge which is 'shared moments, and the Shopping our Stash challenge which is no coloring allowed (pens or pencils).
Thanks very much for looking x


  1. Oh wow, this is fantastic and so is your circus piece--I love your art!!


  2. What a beautiful and striking piece - your colors are fabulous! Thanks for playing along at Gingersnap Creations!

  3. Great postcard, and love the sentiment! Valerie

  4. oh ♥WOW♥! what a gorgeous card! i love the sentiment, but what really rocks my world is that divinely inky background! YUM!!! making your own art paper is quite a brilliant way of SHOPPING YOUR STASH, as well! :)

    ps: i adore your header, too... soooo gorgeous! ♥

  5. a fantastic postcard, the colours are amazing. Thank you for playing along with Gingersnap Creations.

  6. this is a cool card! love the colours and the way you filled in that stamp...thanks for joining in at Shopping our Stash this week...

  7. Fabulous colours on this postcard, so vibrant! Thanks for playing along with us over at SOS this week :)

  8. Beautiful art work! I like your quote change :)

  9. Fantastic, wonderful image and great colors.

  10. Sue, the vibrant colors are fab, and the quote is perfect!!!

    Congratulations on your piece being chosen as a Ginger Gem at Gingersnap Creations!



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