My shining star

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Thursday, 22 June 2017

Dimension at visible image

Hello there! How are you? We are good and my eldest Lucy has returned from her 3 day residential to Edinburgh so all is even better! She had a good time visiting Mary King's close, the National Gallery, Scottish Parliament, Dynamic Earth Park and the Camera Obscura. Sounds pretty good to me!

Yesterday was a bit of a funny day - after my run - which was ok - I spent some time at home and then the power went off. There was a power cut that tripped in and out for a while then stayed off for nearly 1 and half hours. Now we often get power cuts but this one was odd as my house alarm kept going off! It was very weird - never done that before! Somebody told me there's a backup battery in the box that must have ran out - need to remember to look into that one!

Anyway - whilst I felt confined to barracks without power i decided to have a go at one of the newest sets of visible image stamps....here's what i made....



I adore these stamps - so very cool - I decided to make something for the current VI challenge on facebook.... its all about dimension and i think this fits the bill!!!I used distress oxides to do the background and also a further sheet of A4 on which I did some other stamping too. I also used my TH stamping platform for the first time whilst making this card - I think it will make planning and placing of images much easier!

Hope you have a great day!

Big hugs

Rachel x

10 comments:

  1. A lovely fusion of background colours Rachel and super stamping.

    B x

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  2. Great creation Rachel, wish I was arty

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  3. Wow, this is gorgeous Rachel. I love the look of the new stamps but as yet have not bought them.

    Hugs Sue xx

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  4. Fabulous stamps and love the coloured background
    Carol x

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  5. This is fabulous Rachel, lovely colours and great stamps - at least you had some fun whilst you were confined to barracks.
    Pauline -
    Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  6. Beautiful work Rachel, you really have achieved a lot of dimension in your piece, O love it!! Hugs, Anne xx

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  7. Wow that is spectacular...I do love visible image stamps they really are so different....I just got my stamping platform yesterday...I had the small Misti but found I couldn't put big bits of paper in which the open side on the Tim holtz one lets me do so so far brilliant....great card Rachel loving the oxides xxxxx

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  8. Hi Rachel, my goodness Lucy certainly visited some fabulous places, all very interesting, even the Scottish Parliament lol.
    No your make today is fantastic, love the images and colours, brilliant layout too, Kate x

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  9. Wow this is stunning Rachel. I love those new stamps and your colours are great. It sounds as if Lucy had a lovely time and I'm sure you're glad to have her home again. Barbxx

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