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Saturday, 11 January 2014

J52 up up and away

Hi there folks we've had a lovely sunny day here today, don't you feel better when you see some blue sky and sunshine. My project today is a journal page for a change, I've joined the Journal 52 group which is a year long free journalling class,  you can find all the details here, there are so many talented people playing along its a real inspiration!!


Our first weeks prompt was 'Up up and away' and I had loads of messy fun creating my page. The stamps used are from Indigo Blu, Polkadoodles and Chocolate Baroque. I masked the lady, her wings and the rose and created a background with my favourite mask and Maimeri Acrylics using a gelli plate. I added some more colour with distress inks and stamped the lace border with versafine ink. Once the masks were removed I coloured up the images with Graph'It markers and stamped in the smaller butterflies I added ' up up and away' and some trails with a white sharpie pen so they can help my lady fly lol! I have a bit of a block when it comes to writing on projects but at least I've made  a start

I'm also entering this in the following challenges:
Crafty Hands: anything goes
Sparkles: anything but a card
Word Art Wednesday: anything goes

I'm off to grab something to eat and book my place on the sofa as The Voice starts tonight and I can't wait!
Thanks for popping by today
Claire xx

11 comments:

  1. Fabulous spread Clair and this looks like a great venture! I should check it out....

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  2. Good evening Claire,
    I really love what you have done with this page.
    Not something I am into but off to have a look see! Anyway. You never know I could be persuaded ...........!!!!!!
    Have a great weekend

    Patricia xx

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  3. fabulous page Claire - I look forward to seeing the next installment xx

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  4. Oooo this is fab Claire, I am so happy you are doing Journal52 as well. I just started my page last night hoping to finish it today. TFS Hugs xx

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  5. Wow this is amazing hunni and thanks for the info...just been to have a look and thinking of joining in!!
    hugs and xxx
    Gemma

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  6. Claire,
    I would also choose butterflies for that prompt. A very heartful page. It is delightful to see your wonderful art posted in this week’s creative challenge at Word Art Wednesday.
    Blessings,
    Carole Robb Bisson

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  7. Stunning page!! Love the image and gorgeous butterflies!

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  8. Fabulous page.

    Thank you for joining in at Craftyhands Challenge Blog.

    Moira DT.

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  9. Stunning page! The butterflies are lovely. Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

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  10. Beautiful - so much great detail.

    Thanks for sharing with us at Sparkles Monthly Challenge.

    Helen x

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  11. Stunning! Great details and love the blues! Thank you for joining us at Sparkles Monthly Challenge.

    Amy~DT

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