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Hi I'm Clare, I live in the South West of England in the seaside town of Torquay. I adore playing with inks, paints and generally getting messy. It is the calm place which fits in between my hectic life whilst working as a teaching assistant, looking after my son, daughter and hubby Gary. Not forgetting our two mad springer spaniels, Suzi and Jess.

Sunday, 1 June 2014

Fantasy Island!

I feel a song in the title, lol.  No being serious following Bee Crafty's fantasy and fables workshop I thought I would take the opportunity to have ago with this marvellous set of stamps.  They really are fab!   I love the little waves that you can randomly stamp to create a rolling sea, with the added bonus of a sentiment you have everything you need to make the card





For this card I have used:

A white highlighter pen
Liquid pearls




First of all I stamped the castle twice, once on the card and then once on some paper to create a mask.  I then used a mask for the moon and brushed on a background using different shades of blue distress inks.  After that I randomly stamped the smaller waves around the castle.  I highlighted the sea foam using a white fine line pen and decorated with liquid pearls.

By the time you read this I shall be in Bath.  I am off on my jollies for the weekend  with some pals for a bit of a spa/night out.  Oh dear do I feel a headache coming on.

Wishing you all a craftastic weekend.

Big hugs,

Clare x x x x 


4 comments:

  1. An absolutely fabulous card Clare x

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  2. Fabulous card, love those stamps especially the waves.

    Sylv xx

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  3. Great card Clare.....that set of stamps look fab. Love the scene you've created xx

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  4. Fabulous Clare, very atmospheric and love the words.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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