Hmm, I have very few rose stamps in my collection - so any time Teapot Tuesday calls for roses, out comes Roses in WInter. A French twist -that's much easier - I just LOVE France and we'd move there if we could!
A2 card, one layer only plus embellishments.
First I stamped HA OlD French Script with Versafine Black.
Then I sponged with Antique Linen, Old Paper and Vintage Photo.
Then I stamped Linen, inked up with Weathered Wood.
Roses in Winter - Worn Lipstick and Fired Brick.
Some little bees to help pollinate the roses (and vines) and ensure a good supply of roses (and wine) for Mlle Maurcier.
A Paris postmark from French Foliage.
And to finish it off - stitching round the edges, a little flower made from a scrap of lace and some ribbon "foliage".
Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2013 GMT Views: 2151
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Tue, Feb 19, 2013 @ 4:51 AM
Sabrina this is gorgeous!!! I love the vintage/chic style of this. Your created lace flower is a delightful finish. Best wishes to someday live where you dream. Hugz and thanks for all of your inspiration.
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Tue, Feb 19, 2013 @ 5:27 AM
How pretty and totally romantic. Love the little lace flower accent-it's the perfect touch. Your shading gives this a beautiful patina and I love the little post card stamp. Darn I need to get mine out and play with it...lol This is gorgeous.
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Registered: December 4, 2009 Location: Beautuful Sonoma County, Ca. Posts: 18510
Tue, Feb 19, 2013 @ 6:32 AM
WOW!! All of this beauty on one layer!! Wonderfully French and oh so Beautiful, Sabrina!! I couldn't do this and be happy with the end result! The sewing, little lace flower and ribbon leaves top off this beautiful creation!!
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Tue, Feb 19, 2013 @ 8:02 AM
Sabrina, this is just amazing...I love every little component of this and how you got them all together on one little card...wow...so much to look at here....so glad you could come to the party this week