Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Simon Says: Flowers!


Hi all and welcome to another week on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge

This week the challenge is


With or gardens, pots and parks now coming into bloom we thought our blogs should join in. Whether you choose to use die cuts, stamps or ready made flowers we are sure that they will all be pretty and we are looking forward to seeing what you make!

We are showcasing Prima Flowers Products this week. You don't have to use them to join in with the challenge, but if you have them we would love to see them used!

As always Simon Says Stamp will be giving away $50 voucher to shop at the fabulous Simon Says Stamp Store

For the background I inked a panel of Watercolor Paper with Pumice Stone Distress Ink and then using a mask created using a Mixed Media 3 Die I smothered a thick layer of White Sand Texture Paste. when this was dry I coloured it with dabs of Pumice Stone Distress paint and splattered with Black and White Ink. I love the  neutral tones of the stone wall background behind the bright and colourful Jill ;-)

I used scraps of paper from a Doodlebug Paper Pack which is discontinued but this Spring Garden Pack is very similar to give her a flowery top and the roses are miniature Prima Roses, sprayed purple using a Copic Air Brush. 

So now it's YOUR turn, Happy Crafting


If you use instagram add  #ssswchallenge to your challenge entry uploads so we can see them on there too!

You have until Wed  8am Ohio time. 1pm UK time, 2 pm CET to join in

Deep Ocean   Flowers
Everybody Art   Flowers
The Paper Girls   Ladies
Use Your Stuff   Texture or Modelling Paste
Come And Get It   Card for a Woman

Hope you all have a great week :-)
Happy Crafting
Luv Lols x x x


Kelly Lloyd said...

This is fab lols
Great image and love what you have done with the flowers. X

Virginia Lu said...

The colors and details are spot on, Lols! What a gorgeous design! You are SO creative!

Heather said...

A gorgeous card Lols, a lovely design with the super background papers and details..........your image is adorable, beautifully paper pieced along with super colours and details!!

Heather xx

Caryn said...

Gorgeous - love the way she's holding the bouquet - very creative.
Caryn xxx

Barb said...

Beautiful, love the 3D, background and textures, wonderful. Thank you for sharing with us at the CAGI challenge, hope to see you again. Barb

Stephanie Leykauf said...

Love this girly girl... pearl necklace & all!! Fab!!

Simon Says Stamp!

Lin said...

Just adorable, Lols - these dolls are so much fun! The necklace and bouquet that you added are fantastic!

missgailly said...

Love the background that cute gal image is on...too cool! Thanks for playing along with us at USE YOUR STUFF - Gail

Neva Zver said...

Your cards is beautiful and so elegant looking. Thank you for sharing your wonderful project with us at Come And Get It challenge.Neva

Melanie said...

A wonderful card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "card for a woman” challenge over at Come and Get it.
Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

(DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

(DT Come and Get It)

(DT Crafty Friends)

PS: Sorry for the late comment, life had been very hectic the past couple of weeks…