Thursday, 23 October 2014


Evening and thanks for calling round.
Had a couple of challenges in mind when I made this card with my new Bloom Sketches from STAMPlorations. The images are really crisp and are ideal for embossing then watercolouring. So I've been playing while the builders are laying concrete in the yard and outdoor activities are somewhat curtailed!
I have also finally managed to work out how to add the watermark that my teamie from ATSM, Kylie made for me last week, to my cards. I can't believe how talented she is! Thanks again Kylie.

I used DIs to w/c the 'sunflowers' then using a mask I painted the green background in more DIs.
The Vellum strip was embossed in gold detail after stamping with a freebie from years ago.
The w/c panel was then popped up on pads.

This was made with the following challenges in mind.

STAMPlorations - sketch 

Think it's CAS!

Thanks for calling by, hope you come back again soon.


  1. Your watercoloring of the STAMPlorations sunflowers is Beautiful!!
    Thanks for playing along at The Card Concept:)

  2. I just knew this was going to be beautiful when I saw the title, and I wasn't disappointed!! What a fabulous card Jules!! xx

  3. Stunning card Julie, love the image and you've coloured it beautifully, Cathy x

  4. Awww, you have made me blush Julie ;) Your watermark looks great and I hope you can iron out the issues you are having. I LOVE this card. The flowers are gorgeous and the embossed vellum is stunning. Thanks so much for playing along at ATCAS and STAMPlorations xx

  5. How beautiful, Julie! Such a wonderful bouquet! And the gold embossed vellum - swoon! Thanks so much for playing with us at STAMPlorations! - PS: Cool watermark!

  6. This is just hands-down GORGEOUS! Love every inch of it! Thanks for playing at The Card Concept!~

  7. Julie, this delicate beauty just blows me away! Thank you for sharing your card with us at The Card Concept!

  8. Stunning water colouring! Beautiful card.

  9. Just gorgeous! Thanks for playing along with our vellum challenge at ATCAS :)


Thanks for visiting my blog and for taking the time to leave a comment. I really do enjoy reading what you have to say.

From 25th May 2018, in line with new Data Protection legislation (GDPR) by commenting you do so in the knowledge that your name and comment are visible to all who visit this blog and thereby consent to the use of that personal information for that specific purpose. If you leave me a comment on my blog you do so in the knowledge that it will be visible to all who visit my blog. It will also be visible for anyone to collect.

I personally do not collect any information stored on my blog.

If you have left a comment and don't want it to be seen, then please delete it.
Jules :0)