Friday, 16 March 2018

Paperbabe Picture Inspiration challenge #69 ~ 50 Shades of Green

Happy Friday..!!

Today see's a new Paperbabe Challenge #69


Using the Picture for Inspiration it's really up to you how you interpret it.

Here's my take on Challenge #69..

Creating a colour wash background using shades from the picture for inspiration 
I used the same colour palette to colour in the Frost Fairy Stamp.


I stamped the largest of the two hearts from the Rabbit Face
Set and stamped four together to create a four leaf clover.


When cut out I used both to cover up those snowflakes.


The whiskers stamp helps break down some of the white area when 
stamped around the edge along with the quote stamp I embossed in copper.

The layers have been machine stitched using a neutral shade of thread
Completing my Picture Inspiration Card.


I do hope you can play along with this fortnights Picture Inspiration Challenge #69..

Wishing you all a fabulous weekend and the
Luck of the Irish for St. Patricks Day.

Also a very *Happy Birthday* to a sweet little Lady
who's special day happens to fall on the very same day..

BIG Hugs
Tracey xx

Creative Supplies:
Paperbabe ~ Frost Fairy Stamp Set
Paperbabe ~ Rabbit Face  Stamp Set
Paperbabe ~ Your Sparkle Quote Stamp Set
Watercolour Pencils/Versafine Ink Pad/Embossing Powder

32 comments:

  1. What a gorgeous piece, love the combo of green and copper. Hugs, Valerie

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    1. It's a great colour combo isn't it.. Thank you Valerie x

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  2. Hi Tracy this is a gorgeous card and you have coloured it beautifully
    And your design is gorgeous.
    Thank you for sharing

    Hugs Debs xxx

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  3. Beautiful greens and a fantastic image, its a great card.
    Yvonne x

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    1. She is such a pretty image isn't she.. Thank you Yvonne x

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  4. Tracey this is amazing, it's a gorgeous image and you've turned it into the perfect St Patrick's Day piece with your hearty clover and the wonderful stitching! Have a very happy week, Sue xx

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    1. Thank you Sue, I had to really think about this one.. it's not easy with so much green.. Congrats on you win btw sweetie xx

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  5. A lovely piece Tracey and very apt for St Patricks Day.
    Have a great weekend.
    Avril xx

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  6. Hello dear Tracey, so wonderful, - the four clover idea, so great, and that fairy surely sparkles with her red hair !!
    Also love the layers you have painted and sewn together , lovely friend .
    We don`t celebrate St. Patricks Day here, but I know it is very festive in many countries all over . So Happy St Patricks Day.
    And a great weekend to you. Biggest hugs from Dorthe, Xxx

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    1. Thank you very much Dearest Dorthe, My Great Grandmother came from Ireland but sadly we have no living relatives anymore but I can remember great family celebrations and get togethers as a small child..
      Hope you are keeping well Dorthe, we must catch up soon xx

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  7. Beautifully coloured and a stunning card
    Love
    Amanda x

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  8. Oh wow Tracey, this is gorgeous!! I love how you coloured the beautiful girl, her hair is stunning, the whiskers add such a lovely border to the card and the quote is so lovely. I would love to be able to colour as beautifully as you!! Hugs, Anne xx

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    1. Your very kind Anne Thank you, the kid in me always likes colouring in hee hee! xx

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  9. wow love this and the colours, stitching and stamp are gorgeous.xx 💖 [Aussie aNNie's Blog]

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    1. Many Thanks Annie, hope the weather was safe for you today ?? xx

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  10. Gorgeous Tracey! Your hair colouring is just brilliant. A clever use of the hearts to make the lucky clover xx

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    1. Thank you kindly Jannet, happy you like it xx

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  11. Hi Tracey. I just love green in any shade and your card is gorgeous. Sending hugs, Angela xXx

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    1. Thank you Angela, I have to admit it's a shade I never tire of x

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  12. I nearly missed this project - oh wow.. this is so clever and beautiful made Tracey, I am in awe of your ideas always - using the heart stamp to build a shamrock...super! And all the layers and fantastic coloration! You are such a gifted designer and Mixed Media artist!
    Great!
    Happy rest of the week Tracey!
    oxo Susi

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    1. Susi you really are so kind with your compliments and they really are appreciated. Thank you very very much. Really happy that you like my creation xx

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  13. Absolutely stunning. What an adorable image so beautifully coloured. Love the wispy stamping around the edges and I absolutely love this creative project x

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    1. Oh Thank you very much, the Frost Fairy is so versatile and perfect for all seasons xx

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