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Monday, 21 May 2012

Wild Grasses with Make My Monday

Make My Monday time again - and the floral theme continues.

F L O R A L

Wild Grasses / Flowers



My DT piece is one that I struggled with ...I had the Woodware "Wild Grasses" stamp that I had in my mind that I had to use and for some reason no matter what I did I wasn't happy - I persevered with the stamp but ............I think my fellow DT members have done the challenge brief far more justice.


As well as the Woodware wild grasses stamp I have used Grungeboard shapes, gold embossing powder, UTEE, distressing inks and sequin waste.


The sentiment is from a Papermania set of stamps.


One thing I did like was the texture achieved with the UTEE on the grungeboard.


Hope you can play along with us guys at MMM - we love visiting all your blogs!  

Suzanne ~x~

12 comments:

Suzi B said...

Morning Sue, no idea why you're not happy with this It's lovely with lots of texture ans interest.. I struggled too... who came up with this theme lol
suzi b xx

Brenda Brown said...

I love this Suz, there is a very rustic feel to it, perfect for the theme.
Have a great week.
hugs {brenda} xox

Jacqueline said...

lovely card Suzanne - fab embossed details - Jacqueline xx

Val said...

Suz - this is lovely - don't do yourself down. We all have different ideas of what things should look like and I had several goes before I was happy. I love the vintage feel of this.
Hugs
Valxx

Fliss said...

This is gorgeous Suz and can't imagine why you're not happy with it. The stamping is beautiful and the embellishments look really lovely.
Hugs, Fliss xx

Mynnette said...

Hey, Sue! This is beautiful--LOVE the different way's you've incorporated your images--and your bird is amazing! :) Can't figure out why you don't love this...it's fabulous!

Vicky Hayes said...

You're being very hard on yourself Suzanne, I think this card is gorgeous! I love the panel of stamped images and the larger 3D grasses and wild flowers you added. The background is wonderful too. Vicky x

baileyrosy said...

Such a gorgeous piece of art and I love it enough for both of us !!! Beautifully stamped with perfect placement and amazing tones.

Marie

Pat (mspfd) said...

Beautiful card. Wonderful distress and gorgeous accents. Way to go MMM team.

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

This is so pretty, I really love the colours and the bird is fab
Lindsay xx

Gertrude said...

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lg gertrude

TC said...

It's a lovely card. I love the textured grungeboard & use of sequin waste. x

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