Monday, 6 July 2020

Treats on Tuesday at Magenta

I also sent this to Nancy for her 75th birthday, Happy Birthday Nancy 😂

Hi Everyone, I'm over at Magenta with playing with some Black Mixed Media Paper and a water colour wash background, I hope you head over and find out how I made these cards.









Stamps and Stencils used

Bloom Crescent
Bloom Crescent 
 [09.256.P]

Abstract Matrix

Abstract Matrix 
 [0780.O]

Best Wishes to a Special Friend...

Numbers Abstract - Small

Script

Script 
 [07.916.O]

Flower Mandala - Large

 Flower Mandala - Large 
 [0782.P]


Flower Mandala - Medium

Maple Leaf Medium

Maple Leaf Medium 
 [0801.J]


Card Recipe
Stamps: Magenta
Paper: Black Mixed Media
Ink: Ranger distress, Ranger Archval, Versamark
Accessories:  Clear Embossing Powder, White Embossing Powder
Techniques: Watercolours on Mixed Media, Heat Embossing, Background stamping

23 comments:

  1. Christine, your stencil and art work are always gorgeously created.. ♥

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  2. Two gorgeous cards, my friend! I love how you've used the black background so creatively!

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  3. I love these! The background remins me of an old fashioned chalkboard. Beautiful.

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  4. Beautiful and striking on black. Didn’t even know black MM even existed. I have black watercolor paper which I have yet to use.

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  5. Wow, you make me want to get out my black MM paper, Christine. I love all your stamping and heat embossing. I am off to check out your details on Magenta. Stay Safe and Creative, my friend. Love and Hugs...Nancy

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  6. Beautiful cards Christine. I haven't had time to play with the black mixed media paper yet, so I'm learning lots through you! :) I love mix of colours you've used on top of the black ... so pretty! Waiting for my speckled egg inks to arrive ... hopefully soon! xx

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  7. Wow do I love the effect of white ink on black! It’s quite powerful and I never guessed the watercoloring would show up so well! I definitely will get some black mixed media paper. How fun. Your backgrounds again are spectacular with that wonderful mix of stamps.

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  8. so beautiful....I just never think to stamp and ink onto black but it looks so elegant and rich.
    xx Karen

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  9. Cool effect Christine! Both are fab! :)

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  10. I absolutely love those moody backgrounds and the white embossing is stunning!

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  11. And another amazing card! They are full of movement and designs. I love how you used the black background.
    xoxo

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  12. Wow, these are so gorgeous and unusual. I'll go check out how it was made.

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  13. Wow, I LOVE the fabulous watercolored and splattered black MM background, Christine! The white heat-embossed flowers beautifully pop.
    The white ink and clear heat-embossed mandalas and script are also beautiful! They have a soft impression and give a dreamy feeling. Very different look from the first card. Both cards are awesome!
    Hideko xx

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  14. Two really great cards, as ever. Love the splashes of red xx

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  15. So different on the black MM card Christine and love the backgrounds and the contrast with the white embossed images. Fabulous! x

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  16. So cool! I love the black background and your fab details. You always come up with the BEST ideas!!!!! Hugz

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  17. I am sooo Thrilled to now have this Gorgeous mixed media card sitting on our dining room table with a hydrangea bouquet:-) Thank you so much Christine for my beautiful and thoughtful Birthday card. I will treasure and keep it forever. I Love all the watercolor layers and stamping on the Black MM paper. You have me inspired...again!! Love and Hugs...Nancy BTW...even more Gorgeous IRL!!!

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  18. What lovely cards Christine - and an interesting background - watercolor wash on black - I'm off to see how you did it!

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  19. Such beautiful cards Christine. Nancy is going to love getting one of these amazing mixed media cards in the mail! Thanks for joining Nancy's Birthday Party! xx

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  20. What a stunning mixed media card and the most perfect card to make for our friend Nancy x.

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  21. Christine, these are incredible mixed media designs! You always leave me gaping at my monitor, slack-jawed, and intrigued. Nancy will love this! Hugs, Darnell

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  22. OMG..I was so surprised by Lolly's surprise 75th birthday card blog hop party and so pleased you added your gorgeous layered mixed media card to the blog hop. I had not idea when I received your Gorgeous card that it was for the surprise party. You know how much I LOVE your earthy mixed media artsy creations. I have treasured all your cards I have received over the years and especially treasure our friendship. Thank you again for joining Lolly's surprise party, Christine. Love and Hugs...Nancy

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