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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.

Thursday, 9 April 2015

Lemon and lime swirls with shaving foam

Hi bloggers I'm back again. Well with it being the holidays I've had a little more time to experiment and there was plenty of fun had whilst trying out my latest experiment.

 

I would like to enter this card into the following challenge: Lavinia Stamps challenge # 4 Lemon and Lime

To make this card I started off with shaving foam and dripped my lemon and lime shades of dylusions into the shaving foam and swirled a pokey tool around to make my background. I made a selection of these. Some of which im sure will appear on here at another date.

 

I stamped using a selection of Lavinia stamps and coloured the main image using a twinkling h2o's and a wink of stella pen.

 

 

 

That's it from me today but i'll be back again soon with some more crafty mayhem.

 

Happy crafting,

 

Clare x x x

12 comments:

  1. Gorgeous background. Love the stamps too.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  2. Gorgeous, so summery! Creative Blessings, Tracy x

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  3. A fabulous creation, love the background and images x

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  4. What super colours you've used. Fab x

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  5. Wow what a fab background you have created, very vibrant. Great images.Hugs Jennifer xx

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  6. Hi Clare, thanks for sharing this fabulous card in the Lavinia Stamps challenge. The colours are perfect for the lemon and lime theme, and I love your choice of stamps. Good luck in the challenge.
    Barbara xx

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  7. WOW, your background is stunning!!! I've played with the shaving foam technique before, but never achieved such lovely backgrounds. I guess I should give it another go! Thank you for the inspiration. Your card is beautiful!

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  8. Hi Clare, great card, love this technique, Looks great with the stamps, thank you for sharing with us at Lavinia Stamps Challenge, good luck, Zoe DT xx

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  9. Gorgeous CLARE, love the vibrancy and the sparkle, just fab!
    Thanks for entering the Lavinia stamps challenge,
    Good luck, Karen (DT) xx

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  10. I am in love with your background Clare that is super effective..... Thank you for entering the Lavinia Challenge and Good Luck...... Marianne DT xxx

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  11. Such a fantastic background!! Many thanks for joining the Lavinia Stamps challenge and good luck!!! Melissa (DT)

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  12. Fabulous card, and sooo zingy. Thanks for joining us in the Lavinia Challenge, Hugs, Pauline xxx

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