Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge #414

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Welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge !! Thank you for joining us for the More Than One Die Challenge and we hope you will all join us again this week too :-)


This week the challenge is...Anything Goes

 We are using Stampendous products this week. You don't have to use them to join in but if you have some, we love to see them used :-)

For my project, I am using Geraniums Cling Stamp. 

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This stamp set is just the right size to cover the entire card yet it still leaves some white space. I stamped lightly with the help of MISTI and started watercoloring.

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 At first, I colored the petals and leaves with Zig Markers. They are so effective when it comes to color small images. I then used the new-to-me Prima Watercolor Metallic Accent to add more shine and colors.  

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If you have never attempted with watercolors before, this large cling stamp really is a great starting point. As you can see, each part of the geraniums is detailed and has small surface for easy coloring.

I miss you #2
 
 Much like the geranium in real life, this image did not fail me. I love how hardy geraniums are and the lovely blooms it give so faithfully.


As always, Simon Says Stamp will be giving away a $50 voucher to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store!
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So now it's YOUR turn ! Happy Crafting !!
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There are fabulous Give Aways and inspiration from fabulous designers on a daily basis over on the Simon Says Stamp Blog . If you haven't subscribed by email, you may want to do so you don't miss out.

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You have until Wed. 8am Eastern Time to join in :-)
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I hope you check out the DT's work!  I can't wait to see what you create!!
Thanks for stopping by!

17 comments:

Tracy Freeman said...

So pretty Virginia. Love the colours.
Sending hugs xxx

Lin said...

Just gorgeous, Virginia, and a promise of summer to come!

Marianne said...

Very pretty! Geraniums (I believe the official name is pelargonium) are very common here on Crete. Because of the mild climate, they can bear flowers throughout the year. We had a lot of them in the garden of our previous home. They also tend to multiply without human interference.

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Virginia :-) the geraniums are so pretty and I love the colours, and your colouring! absolutely stunning! LOVE it :-)

luv
Lols x x x

Migdalia said...

Gorgeous card!! Stunning job!
Have a wonderful day,
Migdalia
Crafting With Creative M

conil said...

Faithful is a perfect word to describe geraniums...as mine can attest (I have no green thumb). Your depiction of this perennial does it honor. The watercoloring is beautiful. Truly amazing card.

Pam Sparks said...

So beautiful Virginia! Love it!

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

Pretty geraniums, Virginia - just love your shading!!

Harriet said...

Gorgeous card, the soft colors are excellent.

Karen L K said...

Very nice & thanks for sharing the metallic paints!

Stephanie Leykauf said...

SUPER pretty, Virginia! Love how you color around your images too :)

*mwah*
Steph
Simon Says Stamp!

snappy scrappy said...

Gorgeous!!!

Lisa Elton said...

Perfect color Virginia!! This is gorgeous!!

CinnamonSally said...

This is so soft and pretty Virginia.

Dawn Turley said...

What a beautiful card Virginia. The water colouring is awesome

Karen B. said...

Gorgeous watercoloring!

Hamilton said...

Love your cards!