Thursday, August 9, 2012

All new products!

I've been so busy playing with new toys that apparently I haven't had time to post any of my creations! Another endeavour that has been taking up my time is the annual Night Market season here in Sechelt, BC. It runs every Thursday night from the middle of June until the end of August.

This card attracted a lot of lookers and sold pretty quickly. It uses my favourite technique of watercolouring, and features a Hostess Set from the 2012-2013 Catalogue called Summer Afternoon. Very appropriate for the season!

Everything on this card is new - except the Watercolour Paper. The base of the card is a new In-Colour, Summer Starfruit. The Designer Series Paper is Comfort Cafe. The wooden-looking frame highlighting the image is cut from the wonderful Natual Composition Specialty paper. It's very cool with glossy, raised patterns printed on heavy-weight natural paper. I cut the shape using a Framelit from the Labels Collection.

The image was stamped on the Watercolour Paper using Black Staz-On ink and watercoloured with markers.

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