This week were to bring something we'd see on a country drive and extra cookies for loons!!! I don't need extra cookies, but I'll take them anyway, as I so do love cookies! I stamped my images in Versa Mark and heat embossed using black detail powder. I then used my pearl ex blending with my Dove fluid to achieve the color concentration I desired. I matted on black glossy & bordering blue cs on top of my midnight muse card base. This technique is not hard, just tricky and takes a little practice. Now it's off to my neighboring state of Minnesota. TFL!
Date: Wednesday, November 13, 2013 GMT Views: 958
Registered: March 15, 2012 Location: Alabama Posts: 11086
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 @ 1:02 PM
Gorgeous card Mary!!! Talk about peaceful and serene! Looks like the perfect place to rest. Your coloring is fantastic! Love how you have the sun coming up over the tree tops and your Loon is wonderful! Beautiful scenic card!!!
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 81067
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 @ 2:00 PM
That is one really beautiful scene - I'd love to drive past here and pull in and take some time to enjoy it. And you even got a loon in - you surely deserve those extra cookies, Mary!
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Registered: February 24, 2008 Location: MN Posts: 11484
Wed, Nov 13, 2013 @ 4:44 PM
Mary this is soooo realistic...I'm sitting here thinking i could stick my finger right in the water, but then I'd scare that beautiful loon. An awesome card Mary. I love the gorgeous sunset too. This definately deserves a frame. Peggy is going to be soooo thrilled with all the gorgeous cards. Thank You so much.
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Thu, Nov 14, 2013 @ 2:13 PM
Oh Mary I love your serene scene. I have some stampscapes but didn't give myself time to learn them, so they do not get the love that they deserve. I should try to learn from you!!! Your reflection work is simply stellar - as is your gorgeous sky. Honey, grab all of the cookies that you can, you can pop the extras in the freezer (you just never know when you'll need one!). Thanks so much for coming to Peggy's Teaparty...she is going to love this! Hugz from NJ.
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