My shining star

My shining star

Wednesday, 9 October 2019

A more successful Bokeh!

Hello there! Its my turn over at Countryview Challenges today. The theme this month is bokeh technique - well I am glad to say that this time my card is more successful and my blurry circles look quite good.

I started out with a background of poorly blended distress inks - think I need some re-inkers!!! All blues from light to dark.


Next I used my fave aallandcreate stencil and added water through it to create a faux bleached bokeh effect.


I inked up my lovely stamps from Tracy Scott at Paperartsy and just stamped these beautiful butterflies....


Then mounted and outlined in blank and voila!

Have a great day!
Big hugs

Rachel xx

12 comments:

  1. Beautiful card Rachel, the background looks ethereal, perfect for these stunning butterflies, Cathy x

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  2. Gorgeous effects created with the stencil Rachel, it's one I've been after for ages and always out of stock,

    B x

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  3. Fabulous Bokeh background and love the beautiful butterflies
    carol x

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  4. Love the background and those butterflies are beautiful.xxx

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  5. Stunning card, love the background

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  6. Your faux Bokeh technique looks wonderful Rachel and those butterflies are stunning! Hugs, Anne xx

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  7. Fabulous background, love this technique, still not mastered it yet! Love those butterflies too.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  8. Beautiful card Rachel, love the background and that gorgeous butterfly, Kate x

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  9. A fabulous background and beautiful butterflies.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  10. This is beautiful Rachel, what a brilliant way of making the bokeh background, I must give this a try. Have a wonderful week, Sue xx

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