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Friday, 1 November 2019

Handstamped image at Countryview challenges

Hello there and Happy November! I do hope you are well and happy! Time to share a new challenge with you since its the first today. The theme at Countryview challenges is handstamped image. I really enjoyed this one - stamping is my favourite thing! Here is what I made:


Two cards made by stamping one background image.


I started by using inks and a mask and a landscape stencil to create a background...


then I used a paperartsy stencil to add some of  the flora.


Then the stamping - my favourite part. Paperartsy stamps here - all by Kay Carley.


Colouring - mostly using water colour pencils.


Then I cut the picture in two to create two cards - this first one I just added a sentiment.


To the second I added more stamping in black with Lavinia stamps.... and a sentiment.

I hope you can join us!

Big hugs

Rachel xx

16 comments:

  1. Totally stunning work Rachel, gorgeous stamping and colours, Kate x

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  2. Fabulous work Rachel, loving the stamps you used to create this scene.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  3. Love all the stamps and great step by step too
    Carol x

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  4. Your background is really effective, Rachel! Love both cards and so glad you're a fellow lover of stamping... xx

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  5. That's a great page spread, Rachel... a gorgeous autumn garden.
    Alison x

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  6. You created a beautiful scene for your cards!!! Great stamping!!! Happy November!!! xx

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  7. Beautiful cards Rachel, I love the way you built the scene with your fabulous stamps.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  8. Two wonderful cards you've created Rachel.

    Hugs Sue xx

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  9. Two delightful cards Rachel. Such pretty backgrounds too. Hugs xx

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  10. Two delightful cards Rachel. Such pretty backgrounds too. Hugs xx

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  11. These are really lovely Rachel, what a wonderful combination of stamps. Have a very happy week, Sue xx

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  12. Fabulous cards, Rachel! I love them both.
    Have a wonderful November!
    Evelyn xxx

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  13. Rachel, you have made two wonderful cards with your stamps! I love the background and it's so fun to see how you built up your scenes with stamping and watercolors! Both are gorgeous! Hugs! Sara Emily

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