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Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Stencils.

Good evening...and welcome to our new follower...I am so chuffed when we get another lovely follower...I do hope you enjoy this crafty journey....

I am late on parade today....it has just been one of those days...here I am 10pm and still crafting....both Tess and Eric have gone to bed...and Tess is snoring away... Karl is away with work tonight...so sh sh don't tell him I am working late...please..

Anyway back to toady one thing that I did manage to do was to make my entry to this weeks Less Is More Challenge...

http://simplylessismoore.blogspot.co.uk

It is theme week.....and the theme is ....Stencilling....

Oh now you know I do love my Clarity Stencils...

So here is what I came up with....

I started with a piece of Gelli card and one of the new shape aperture stencils.

I do like to use more than one stencil at a time....so on with the Trellis Stencil.

Next I used three colours of Distress ink and blended them using the mini blending tool...

When the trellis was removed this is what I had..

And when the aperture was removed....I do love to see the reveal..

Now in my head , ( not always the best place to be!!!) this just needed something jumping over it...

So out with the Clarity Hare stamp and black Archival ink...

And a word from the word chains..

We all have dreams, don't we ?

Some doodling with a black fine liner and job done..

I do hope that you approve...

Remember to check out the Less Is More blog...

http://simplylessismoore.blogspot.co.uk/2015/06/week-229-theme-stencilling.html

Thanks for popping in this evening....

I hope you sleep well...and have a good day tomorrow.

Hugs..

Jo. xxxx

 

16 comments:

  1. I love this card Jo. The stencilling is perfect. I follow the Less is More blog too.
    I love how you did the double stencil, really effective.
    Hugs
    Amanda xx

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  2. it is so pretty Jo and you have used the new distress colours. very warm, hugs xx

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  3. Love this beautiful stenciling and design, such a dreamy creation and also love the addition of doodling!

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  4. Cheerful and bright design. Love the new di colours together. Hope you weren't working too late. Maybe you got a lie-in this morning. Best wishes, Jeanette xx

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  5. Nice project, Thanks for the technique !

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  6. B.e.a.utiful! Love this new stencil. Great colours too, really look vibrant together. Hope Tess and Eric let you have a lie in! Xx

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  7. Lovely clean card Jo. I think it's time I checked out the Less is More blog Have a good day xx

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  8. Great card. The stencilling is amazing.
    Elaine

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  9. Fantastic card Jo - you have amazing talent and love how you explain your technique every week. great work and thanks as always for playing along at Less is More.
    Sarah x

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  10. Thank you for the tutorial showing how you created that half moon rainbow. It caught my eye on the Less Is More challenge site.

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  11. Super card, love the Clarity stencils and the new distress inks make a great background for the hare stamp. Your step by step instructions are brilliant.
    Kathy xx

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  12. Oh I approve! :) The crisp black of your stamping against that wonderful blending looks fantastic, great choice of colours.
    Thanks for sharing with us.
    Anita x
    Less is More

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  13. Catching up on my comments, sorry this is so late!
    Jo what a stunning stencil combi. Sigh, just put in a Clarity order today, need to do another lol
    Thanks for joining us last week
    Anne
    Less is More

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