Bringing a butterfly to the tea party this week. I had the most amusing evening creating this, winding up with ink not only all over my hands, but on my face also. This early spring means early allergies and sneezing - just try not sneezing when you're playing with ink!
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 16128
Tue, Mar 20, 2012 @ 10:44 PM
Lorraine, this is one gorgeous background!! Love those colors and that pretty butterfly!!
------------------------------ Phyllis Young at heart, slightly older in other parts. We really never grow up, we just learn how to act in public!! What if you woke up today with only what you had thanked God for yesterday??
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 74611
Wed, Mar 21, 2012 @ 12:35 AM
Ack, sorry to hear about the allergies, that is NOT fun. Love the background and the clean design, even if you did get all inky in the wrong places. Something about this reminds me of your swan card that you sent me, but I don't have time before work to find the card and identify what.
Registered: April 23, 2006 Location: Looking For Teapots! Posts: 59993
Wed, Mar 21, 2012 @ 3:56 AM
Bwahaha! I can just hear hubby......
Honey....are you okay? Geeze....I thought someone nailed you in the jaw at work today! That is pink ink? Snort!
OMG! This is why I don' do techniques! Although maybe I should because look at the end result! Beautiful card.......big mess in my stamp room.....beautiful card....big mess in my stamp room....Hmmmm...oh what to do! What to do! What should I do!!
I love the costume you brought for Shania this week! So wonderful...You always make the most wonderful cards! So sorry about going to bed last night in the middle of the teaparty! I woke up and you were here with a wonderful card for Joan as well! Spring is hard with allergies that are awful, lets get you a cookie!!!
Registered: December 4, 2009 Location: Southern Utah's Dixie Posts: 18510
Wed, Mar 21, 2012 @ 5:14 AM
If the pretty colors of your ink on this card are on your face, just say it rouge! Okay, that you're an artist. Either way, the simple starkness of this pink and black card is beautiful, Lorraine!! I love the dahlia that the butterfly is perched on, it's not really visible until you see the bigger picture, but this is one happy butterfly in a garden of pinks!
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39842
Wed, Mar 21, 2012 @ 4:03 PM
What a gorgeous bg! SO you used the "sneeze" technique? hehe Love your black butterfly on that black flower. This is wonderful. Love it! TFS :0)
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